The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 37 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Contract jobs citing Adobe 7 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 2.71% 1.43% 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category 5.79% 3.77% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £303 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +0.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.72 - £12.42
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £11.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+39.13% -23.33%
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West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
121 53 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 46.90% 37.86% 56.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 36 36
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £410 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 8
Average hourly rate £16.72 £11.75 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.29% -5.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £8.50 £9.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Adobe across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 13 (81.25%) MS Office
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
3 9 (56.25%) HTML
3 9 (56.25%) E-Learning
3 9 (56.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (56.25%) Adobe Captivate
4 8 (50.00%) InDesign
4 8 (50.00%) Photoshop
5 6 (37.50%) Publishing
5 6 (37.50%) HTML5
6 5 (31.25%) LANDesk
7 4 (25.00%) Wireless
7 4 (25.00%) Retail
7 4 (25.00%) Windows
7 4 (25.00%) Citrix
7 4 (25.00%) Broadband
7 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (25.00%) VPN
7 4 (25.00%) SSL
7 4 (25.00%) Juniper
8 3 (18.75%) Remedy
8 3 (18.75%) Service Management
8 3 (18.75%) Learning Management System
9 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
9 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
10 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
10 1 (6.25%) BMC
10 1 (6.25%) Apple

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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.

Applications
1 13 (81.25%) MS Office
2 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
2 9 (56.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (56.25%) Adobe Captivate
3 8 (50.00%) InDesign
3 8 (50.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Wireless
1 4 (25.00%) Broadband
1 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (25.00%) VPN
1 4 (25.00%) SSL
General
1 6 (37.50%) Publishing
2 4 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) E-Learning Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Customer Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
5 1 (6.25%) Junior
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) HTML
2 6 (37.50%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) E-Learning
2 3 (18.75%) Learning Management System
3 1 (6.25%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Service Management
2 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) LANDesk
3 4 (25.00%) Citrix
3 4 (25.00%) Juniper
4 3 (18.75%) Remedy
5 1 (6.25%) BMC
5 1 (6.25%) Apple