The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Adobe Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 85 108 128
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +20
Contract jobs citing Adobe 35 24 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.43% 0.92% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 3.15% 1.84% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 8
Average daily rate
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£313 £300 £291
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £75 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.58% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -2.77%
Adobe
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1110 1301 1593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 45.27% 50.08% 52.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 540 544
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £211 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 54 54
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.88 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.37 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+3.45% -2.05%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Adobe across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Adobe across the Berkshire region.

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Adobe across the Berkshire region.

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Adobe
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +12 14 £313 -16.72% 3
Maidenhead +5 11 £390 +420.00% 1
Reading +20 2 £313 +316.66% 1
Windsor - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
Adobe
South East

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Adobe also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Adobe.

1 38 (62.30%) Photoshop
1 38 (62.30%) User Experience
2 34 (55.74%) Adobe Illustrator
3 31 (50.82%) Axure RP
4 28 (45.90%) HTML
5 25 (40.98%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (32.79%) Android
6 20 (32.79%) CSS
7 17 (27.87%) OmniGraffle
8 16 (26.23%) Flash
8 16 (26.23%) Scrum
9 13 (21.31%) Apple iOS
9 13 (21.31%) UX Design
9 13 (21.31%) Mobile App
10 12 (19.67%) Analytics
10 12 (19.67%) MS Office
11 10 (16.39%) Visualisation
12 9 (14.75%) Marketing
13 8 (13.11%) Dreamweaver
13 8 (13.11%) Adobe After Effects
13 8 (13.11%) Web Analytics
14 7 (11.48%) NetBackup
14 7 (11.48%) VMware
14 7 (11.48%) CLARiiON
14 7 (11.48%) CMS
14 7 (11.48%) Change Management
14 7 (11.48%) DNS
14 7 (11.48%) EMC
14 7 (11.48%) Lotus
14 7 (11.48%) SQL Server

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Adobe also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Adobe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (11.48%) CMS
1 7 (11.48%) IBM Notes
1 7 (11.48%) Lotus Domino
1 7 (11.48%) IIS
1 7 (11.48%) GlassFish
2 3 (4.92%) Confluence
2 3 (4.92%) Drupal
3 1 (1.64%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (1.64%) Joomla!
Applications
1 38 (62.30%) Photoshop
2 34 (55.74%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (27.87%) OmniGraffle
4 12 (19.67%) MS Office
5 8 (13.11%) Adobe After Effects
6 4 (6.56%) InDesign
6 4 (6.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (4.92%) MS Visio
8 1 (1.64%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (1.64%) Fireworks
8 1 (1.64%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Google Analytics
1 2 (3.28%) Optimost
1 2 (3.28%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.64%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 31 (50.82%) Axure RP
2 8 (13.11%) Dreamweaver
3 5 (8.20%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 3 (4.92%) JIRA
5 2 (3.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 9 (14.75%) Marketing
2 4 (6.56%) Retail
2 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.56%) Automotive
3 3 (4.92%) Interactive Media
3 3 (4.92%) Danish Language
3 3 (4.92%) Dutch Language
3 3 (4.92%) Italian Language
3 3 (4.92%) Japanese Language
3 3 (4.92%) Korean Language
3 3 (4.92%) Portuguese Language
3 3 (4.92%) Spanish Language
3 3 (4.92%) Swedish Language
4 1 (1.64%) Legal
4 1 (1.64%) Publishing
4 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 39 (63.93%) Designer
2 21 (34.43%) UX Designer
3 11 (18.03%) Visual Designer
4 6 (9.84%) Web Designer
5 5 (8.20%) Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Web Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) UI Designer
6 4 (6.56%) Interaction Designer
6 4 (6.56%) Web Support Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Senior Designer
6 4 (6.56%) Architect
6 4 (6.56%) Support Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Senior UX Designer
7 3 (4.92%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Digital Project Manager
7 3 (4.92%) User Experience Architect
7 3 (4.92%) Web Producer
8 2 (3.28%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Digital Designer
8 2 (3.28%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (45.90%) HTML
2 20 (32.79%) CSS
3 16 (26.23%) Flash
4 5 (8.20%) HTML5
4 5 (8.20%) CSS3
5 4 (6.56%) WebCenter
6 3 (4.92%) JSP
6 3 (4.92%) XML
7 2 (3.28%) jQuery
8 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.64%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 38 (62.30%) User Experience
2 13 (21.31%) Mobile App
3 10 (16.39%) Visualisation
4 7 (11.48%) CLARiiON
4 7 (11.48%) Smartphone
4 7 (11.48%) Animation
5 3 (4.92%) W3C
5 3 (4.92%) Open Source
6 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.64%) FMCG
6 1 (1.64%) Copywriting
6 1 (1.64%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.79%) Android
2 13 (21.31%) Apple iOS
3 7 (11.48%) Windows
3 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.98%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (26.23%) Scrum
3 13 (21.31%) UX Design
4 12 (19.67%) Analytics
5 8 (13.11%) Web Analytics
6 7 (11.48%) Change Management
6 7 (11.48%) Web Development
7 6 (9.84%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.92%) Migration
8 3 (4.92%) SEO
8 3 (4.92%) Content Management
8 3 (4.92%) Information Architecture
8 3 (4.92%) Kanban
9 2 (3.28%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (3.28%) Marketing Management
9 2 (3.28%) Usability Testing
9 2 (3.28%) Web Design
10 1 (1.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.64%) Rapid Prototyping
10 1 (1.64%) Web Marketing
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.48%) Java
2 6 (9.84%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.92%) Perl
4 1 (1.64%) ActionScript
4 1 (1.64%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (11.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (11.48%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (11.48%) VMware
1 7 (11.48%) EMC
1 7 (11.48%) Lotus
1 7 (11.48%) Symantec
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) Appcelerator
3 4 (6.56%) Oracle
4 2 (3.28%) Omniture
4 2 (3.28%) Google
4 2 (3.28%) Coremetrics
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