The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 56 54 50
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing Adobe 3 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.46% 0.93% 0.81%
As % of the Vendors category 0.94% 1.95% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Median daily rate £400 £350 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £320 £305
% change year-on-year
+13.28% +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.93 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +34.56%

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
318 307 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 48.70% 47.74% 48.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 158 153
Median daily rate £368 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £175 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £525 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 20
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -14.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £9.74 £6.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.05 £18.40 £29.90
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 Birmingham

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Web Design
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) Wireframes
2 2 (28.57%) Prototyping
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (28.57%) Omniture
2 2 (28.57%) UX Design
2 2 (28.57%) Information Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Axure RP
2 2 (28.57%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 2 (28.57%) Advertising
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
3 1 (14.29%) MS Project
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) MS Access
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (14.29%) MS Project
3 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Advertising
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Law
3 1 (14.29%) Publishing
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Designer
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Insight Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Insight Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) UX Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Development Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Email Developer
3 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
3 1 (14.29%) HTML Email Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Web Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Web Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) CSS3
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (14.29%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Web Design
1 3 (42.86%) Wireframes
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Information Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Prototyping
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) UX Design
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Document Management
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Email Filtering
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Optimisation
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Omniture
3 1 (14.29%) LANDesk