The table below looks at the statistics for Acrobat skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Acrobat over the 3 months to 4 May 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.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Acrobat
Rank 65 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Acrobat 3 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.41% - 0.83%
As % of the Applications category 2.14% - 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £298 £210
% change year-on-year
+26.05% +41.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - £36.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Applications Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
140 64 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 19.00% 9.07% 13.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 19 42
Average daily rate £288 £219 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.42% -15.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £168 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £477 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £308
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 16 19
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.90 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £37.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -4.61%

Acrobat
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Acrobat across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Acrobat Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Acrobat
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Acrobat Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Acrobat
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 5 (100.00%) Adobe
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (20.00%) InDesign
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (20.00%) Photography
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (20.00%) Flash
3 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Internet

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (20.00%) InDesign
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Author
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Author
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (20.00%) Photography
1 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft