The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe
Rank - 38 36
Contract jobs citing Adobe 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.32% 1.10%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.60% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £273
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £309 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.72% +1.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £16.72 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -33.12%
Adobe
Cambridgeshire

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

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
162 168 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 43.43% 53.67% 44.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 100 73
Average daily rate £400 £438 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +18.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £291 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 15
Average hourly rate £60.00 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.17% +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) SOA
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) FatWire
2 3 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (50.00%) Middleware
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (50.00%) Content Management
2 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) SCADA
2 3 (50.00%) SAP PI
2 3 (50.00%) Pega
2 3 (50.00%) Sitecore
2 3 (50.00%) Social Media
2 3 (50.00%) hybris
2 3 (50.00%) Solvency II
2 3 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (50.00%) Guidewire
2 3 (50.00%) MuleSoft
2 3 (50.00%) Data Centre

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Acrobat
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Author
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Flash Developer
2 1 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Author
2 1 (16.67%) UI Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Middleware
1 3 (50.00%) SAP PI
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) Flash
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (50.00%) Digital Media
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (50.00%) SCADA
1 3 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Content Management
1 3 (50.00%) CRM
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
1 3 (50.00%) SOA
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) ActionScript
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) FatWire
1 3 (50.00%) Guidewire
1 3 (50.00%) hybris
1 3 (50.00%) MuleSoft
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) Pega
1 3 (50.00%) SAP
1 3 (50.00%) Sitecore