The first table below looks at the demand for Acrobat skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Acrobat over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Cambridge region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Acrobat
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Acrobat 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.65% - -
As % of the Applications category 7.32% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - £305 £173
% change year-on-year
- +76.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 - -
Applications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
41 53 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 8.87% 13.55% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 22
Average daily rate £313 £338 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £188 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 17
Average hourly rate £101.25 £12.60 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+703.57% -58.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.25 £11.00 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £144.25 £23.40 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Acrobat
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Acrobat
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Acrobat across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Acrobat 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 Acrobat.

1 3 (100.00%) Validation
1 3 (100.00%) Document Management
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Acrobat 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 Acrobat. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Graduate
1 1 (33.33%) Junior
1 1 (33.33%) Trainee
1 1 (33.33%) Document Controller
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
1 3 (100.00%) Document Management
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe