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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 87 106 129
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +23
Contract jobs citing Adobe 34 25 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.39% 0.97% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 3.06% 1.96% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 9
Average daily rate
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£313 £208 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.60% -24.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £75 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £18.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-14.66% +4.16%
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
1112 1274 1655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 45.37% 49.65% 52.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 511 559
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £208 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 51 50
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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
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 22 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 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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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 +13 13 £313 -21.87% 3
Maidenhead +6 8 £390 +420.00% 1
Reading +17 5 £211 +181.66%
Windsor - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
Adobe
South East

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 43 (69.35%) Photoshop
1 43 (69.35%) User Experience
2 38 (61.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 33 (53.23%) Axure RP
4 31 (50.00%) HTML
5 26 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (35.48%) Android
6 22 (35.48%) CSS
7 19 (30.65%) OmniGraffle
8 18 (29.03%) Scrum
9 15 (24.19%) Flash
9 15 (24.19%) User Experience Design
10 13 (20.97%) Apple iOS
10 13 (20.97%) Mobile App
11 12 (19.35%) MS Office
12 10 (16.13%) Adobe After Effects
12 10 (16.13%) Visualisation
13 9 (14.52%) Animation
13 9 (14.52%) Analytics
14 8 (12.90%) Dreamweaver
15 7 (11.29%) Smartphone
16 6 (9.68%) Marketing
16 6 (9.68%) CMS
16 6 (9.68%) Web Development
16 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
16 6 (9.68%) GlassFish
16 6 (9.68%) vSphere
16 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
16 6 (9.68%) DNS
16 6 (9.68%) E-Commerce

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 6 (9.68%) IIS
1 6 (9.68%) IBM Notes
1 6 (9.68%) Lotus Domino
1 6 (9.68%) CMS
1 6 (9.68%) GlassFish
2 2 (3.23%) Confluence
2 2 (3.23%) Drupal
3 1 (1.61%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (1.61%) Joomla!
Applications
1 43 (69.35%) Photoshop
2 38 (61.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 19 (30.65%) OmniGraffle
4 12 (19.35%) MS Office
5 10 (16.13%) Adobe After Effects
6 5 (8.06%) InDesign
7 3 (4.84%) MS Visio
8 1 (1.61%) Fireworks
8 1 (1.61%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (1.61%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Magento
1 1 (1.61%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (53.23%) Axure RP
2 8 (12.90%) Dreamweaver
3 5 (8.06%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (3.23%) JIRA
4 2 (3.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 6 (9.68%) Marketing
2 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.45%) Automotive
2 4 (6.45%) Retail
3 3 (4.84%) Interactive Media
3 3 (4.84%) Danish Language
3 3 (4.84%) Dutch Language
3 3 (4.84%) Italian Language
3 3 (4.84%) Japanese Language
3 3 (4.84%) Korean Language
3 3 (4.84%) Portuguese Language
3 3 (4.84%) Spanish Language
3 3 (4.84%) Swedish Language
4 1 (1.61%) Legal
4 1 (1.61%) Publishing
4 1 (1.61%) Finance
Job Titles
1 43 (69.35%) Designer
2 24 (38.71%) User Experience Designer
3 15 (24.19%) Visual Designer
4 6 (9.68%) Interaction Designer
4 6 (9.68%) Web Designer
5 5 (8.06%) UI Designer
6 4 (6.45%) Web Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Web Support Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Senior Designer
6 4 (6.45%) Architect
6 4 (6.45%) Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Support Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Senior User Experience Designer
7 3 (4.84%) User Experience Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Web Producer
8 2 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Digital Project Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.23%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (50.00%) HTML
2 22 (35.48%) CSS
3 15 (24.19%) Flash
4 5 (8.06%) HTML5
4 5 (8.06%) CSS3
5 4 (6.45%) WebCenter
6 3 (4.84%) JSP
6 3 (4.84%) XML
7 2 (3.23%) jQuery
8 1 (1.61%) .NET
8 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 43 (69.35%) User Experience
2 13 (20.97%) Mobile App
3 10 (16.13%) Visualisation
4 9 (14.52%) Animation
5 7 (11.29%) Smartphone
6 6 (9.68%) CLARiiON
7 3 (4.84%) W3C
8 2 (3.23%) Open Source
9 1 (1.61%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.61%) Copywriting
9 1 (1.61%) E-Learning
9 1 (1.61%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 22 (35.48%) Android
2 13 (20.97%) Apple iOS
3 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (9.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.03%) Scrum
3 15 (24.19%) User Experience Design
4 9 (14.52%) Analytics
5 6 (9.68%) Web Analytics
5 6 (9.68%) Web Development
5 6 (9.68%) E-Commerce
5 6 (9.68%) Change Management
6 3 (4.84%) Content Management
6 3 (4.84%) Information Architecture
7 2 (3.23%) Usability Testing
7 2 (3.23%) Kanban
7 2 (3.23%) Web Design
7 2 (3.23%) SEO
7 2 (3.23%) Migration
7 2 (3.23%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (1.61%) Data Analytics
8 1 (1.61%) Business Analytics
8 1 (1.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.61%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.68%) Java
1 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.84%) Perl
3 1 (1.61%) PHP
3 1 (1.61%) ActionScript
3 1 (1.61%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (9.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (9.68%) EMC
1 6 (9.68%) Lotus
1 6 (9.68%) Symantec
1 6 (9.68%) VMware
2 5 (8.06%) Appcelerator
2 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle
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