The table below looks at the statistics for Acrobat skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Acrobat over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Acrobat
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Acrobat 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - -
As % of the Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £325 £295
% change year-on-year
-53.84% +10.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £26.84 £8.50
% change year-on-year
-36.64% +215.70%
Acrobat
West Midlands

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

Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
106 101 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.86% 12.36% 13.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 70 40
Median daily rate £300 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £200 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 15
Median hourly rate £12.50 £11.93 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +8.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

Acrobat
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Acrobat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

Acrobat Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Acrobat
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Acrobat Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Acrobat
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Acrobat Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham