The table below looks at the statistics for LiveCycle skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LiveCycle over the 3 months to 29 December 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe LiveCycle
Rank 72 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LiveCycle 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.33% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.73% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£340 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £303 £375
% change year-on-year
+56.63% -19.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.50 -
LiveCycle
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
173 113 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.09% 15.67% 17.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 78 71
Average daily rate £413 £345 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.56% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £463 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Average hourly rate £16.25 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

LiveCycle
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LiveCycle across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

LiveCycle Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

LiveCycle
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

LiveCycle Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

LiveCycle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing LiveCycle 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 LiveCycle.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) MS Access
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) V-Model
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server

LiveCycle
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing LiveCycle 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 LiveCycle. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Project
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MS Access
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst Programmer
1 2 (66.67%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) V-Model
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe