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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe
Rank 58 54 47
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs citing Adobe 7 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.91% 1.81% 1.63%
As % of the Vendors category 1.78% 3.73% 3.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 10
Average daily rate £150 £301 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.20% +9.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £323 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 £11.93 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.56% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +39.13%
Adobe
West Midlands

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
393 402 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 50.97% 48.55% 52.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 265 168
Average daily rate £370 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.24% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £250 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 14
Average hourly rate £11.80 £22.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.36% +29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.10 £28.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Adobe across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 5 (38.46%) CMS
2 4 (30.77%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (30.77%) MS Office
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) Marketing
3 3 (23.08%) Content Management
3 3 (23.08%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (23.08%) Sitecore
3 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Content Management
3 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
3 3 (23.08%) Photoshop
3 3 (23.08%) SDL Web 8
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) Interwoven
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Information Management
4 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) DNS
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
4 2 (15.38%) .NET
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (15.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (15.38%) Marketing Automation
4 2 (15.38%) User Stories
4 2 (15.38%) User Experience

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 5 (38.46%) CMS
2 3 (23.08%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (15.38%) Sitefinity
3 2 (15.38%) Umbraco
3 2 (15.38%) WordPress
4 1 (7.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Blackboard Learn
4 1 (7.69%) Moodle
4 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
2 3 (23.08%) Photoshop
3 2 (15.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (7.69%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (7.69%) Final Cut Pro
4 1 (7.69%) InDesign
4 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
4 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (7.69%) Google Apps
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) IMAP
2 1 (7.69%) SMTP
2 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
2 1 (7.69%) VoIP
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) CMS Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Incident Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technologist
4 1 (7.69%) User Experience Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 2 (15.38%) .NET
4 1 (7.69%) Apache Flex
4 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
4 1 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) MAPI
4 1 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Graphic Design
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) e-Learning
2 1 (7.69%) iPhone
2 1 (7.69%) RIA
2 1 (7.69%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
2 1 (7.69%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Fedora
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (23.08%) Content Management
1 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Content Management
1 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) Information Management
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing Automation
2 2 (15.38%) Use Case
2 2 (15.38%) User Stories
2 2 (15.38%) Web Development
3 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.69%) B2B
3 1 (7.69%) B2C
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (7.69%) Web Design
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) HP
1 3 (23.08%) Interwoven
1 3 (23.08%) Sitecore
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Apple
3 1 (7.69%) Avaya
3 1 (7.69%) Blackboard
3 1 (7.69%) Capita
3 1 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) Mitel
3 1 (7.69%) Veeam
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Rate: £9 - £13 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Rate: £10 - £13 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago