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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe
South East / Berkshire
Rank 88 93 116
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +23
Contract jobs citing Adobe 17 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.85% 1.09% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 1.72% 2.12% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 9
Median daily rate £250 £145 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.41% -61.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £90 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £480 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £325 £301
% change year-on-year
+14.61% +7.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £29.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +41.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £25.75 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-4.85% +54.00%

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
987 1271 1385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.40% 51.35% 49.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 458 644 670
Median daily rate £400 £380 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -4.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 59 43
Median hourly rate £14.20 £15.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.84% -7.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Adobe as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Adobe Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 10 - -
Reading +18 4 £115 -42.50%
Newbury -3 2 £290 -
Maidenhead -8 1 £400 +344.44%
Adobe
South East

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 21 (58.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 17 (47.22%) JavaScript
3 16 (44.44%) HTML
3 16 (44.44%) CSS
4 15 (41.67%) Marketing
5 13 (36.11%) Content Management
5 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (33.33%) User Experience
7 9 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
7 9 (25.00%) Photoshop
8 8 (22.22%) XML
8 8 (22.22%) HTML5
8 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (22.22%) JIRA
8 8 (22.22%) QA
9 7 (19.44%) Java
9 7 (19.44%) TeamSite
9 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
9 7 (19.44%) Publishing
9 7 (19.44%) CMS
10 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
10 6 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 5 (13.89%) CSS3
11 5 (13.89%) jQuery
12 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
12 4 (11.11%) AngularJS
13 3 (8.33%) Photography
13 3 (8.33%) Web Development
13 3 (8.33%) Degree

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (58.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 7 (19.44%) CMS
3 3 (8.33%) Apache
4 2 (5.56%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.78%) Confluence
5 1 (2.78%) JBoss
5 1 (2.78%) LiveCycle
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 6 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.78%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (2.78%) InDesign
3 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.78%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.78%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) JIRA
2 3 (8.33%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.33%) Maven
3 2 (5.56%) Ant
3 2 (5.56%) Subversion
4 1 (2.78%) Checkstyle
4 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.78%) Gradle
4 1 (2.78%) IntelliJ
4 1 (2.78%) JUnit
4 1 (2.78%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.78%) SonarQube
General
1 15 (41.67%) Marketing
2 7 (19.44%) Publishing
3 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.33%) Banking
4 3 (8.33%) Finance
4 3 (8.33%) Multimedia
4 3 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Designer
1 9 (25.00%) Developer
2 6 (16.67%) Web Producer
3 5 (13.89%) Product Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Product Owner
4 4 (11.11%) Content Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Digital Designer
4 4 (11.11%) Web Content Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Web Content Producer
4 4 (11.11%) Web Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Contracts Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Junior
5 3 (8.33%) Junior Designer
5 3 (8.33%) Junior Digital Designer
5 3 (8.33%) UI Designer
6 2 (5.56%) Account Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) HTML Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (44.44%) CSS
1 16 (44.44%) HTML
2 8 (22.22%) HTML5
2 8 (22.22%) XML
3 5 (13.89%) CSS3
3 5 (13.89%) jQuery
4 4 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 3 (8.33%) Web Services
6 2 (5.56%) Ajax
6 2 (5.56%) Apache Felix
6 2 (5.56%) Apache Sling
6 2 (5.56%) JSON
6 2 (5.56%) JSP
6 2 (5.56%) Lucene
6 2 (5.56%) OSGi
6 2 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (5.56%) RESTful
7 1 (2.78%) REST
7 1 (2.78%) Sass
7 1 (2.78%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) User Experience
2 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.33%) Photography
5 2 (5.56%) Client/Server
5 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.78%) Animation
6 1 (2.78%) Minimum Viable Product
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (36.11%) Content Management
2 8 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
4 3 (8.33%) Front End Development
4 3 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (8.33%) Web Development
5 2 (5.56%) B2B
5 2 (5.56%) B2B Marketing
5 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.56%) Migration
5 2 (5.56%) Typography
5 2 (5.56%) Workflow
6 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.78%) MVC
6 1 (2.78%) OO
6 1 (2.78%) OOD
6 1 (2.78%) Process Management
6 1 (2.78%) Scrum
6 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) JavaScript
2 7 (19.44%) Java
3 1 (2.78%) ABAP
3 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) Alterian
2 2 (5.56%) IBM
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) Google
3 1 (2.78%) SAP
3 1 (2.78%) Twitter