The table below looks at the statistics for Acrobat skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Acrobat over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe Acrobat
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 33 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Acrobat 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.32% - 0.32%
As % of the Applications category 2.56% - 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £143 £130 £270
% change year-on-year
+9.61% -51.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+71.42% -12.50%

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

Applications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
39 30 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 12.62% 7.87% 12.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 17
Median daily rate £170 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £220 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £429 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 6
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -59.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £16.00 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.05 £52.50 £43.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +13.79%

Acrobat
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Acrobat Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Acrobat
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Acrobat Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Acrobat
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Acrobat 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Acrobat.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe