The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Canary Wharf 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.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 20 37 40
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Contract jobs citing Adobe 5 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.16% 3.01% 2.75%
As % of the Vendors category 9.26% 7.33% 5.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 2
Average daily rate £265 £500 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.00% +127.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £29.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £15.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-23.33% -23.07%
Vendors Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54 150 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 34.18% 40.98% 49.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 125 133
Average daily rate £525 £572 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.21% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £675 £634
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Adobe
London

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Content Management
2 4 (66.67%) Social Media
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Video Editing
4 2 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (33.33%) CMS
4 2 (33.33%) Statistics
4 2 (33.33%) Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (33.33%) SEO
4 2 (33.33%) Intranet
4 2 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) B2B
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (16.67%) BEA
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (16.67%) W3C
5 1 (16.67%) OOD
5 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 1 (16.67%) HTTP
5 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) Back Office
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) Java

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 2 (33.33%) CMS
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe CQ
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Intranet
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Back Office
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Website Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) JDBC
1 1 (16.67%) JSP
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) XSL
1 1 (16.67%) XSLT
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Flex
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Social Media
2 2 (33.33%) Video Editing
2 2 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Content Management
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (33.33%) SEO
2 2 (33.33%) B2B
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (16.67%) RUP
3 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) BEA
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle