The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 52 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Adobe 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.27% - 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 0.75% - 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +26.66%
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South Wales

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

Vendors Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
134 102 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 36.51% 42.86% 40.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 59 40
Average daily rate £344 £275 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £220 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £435 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.97 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.65% +11.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £16.16 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £89.50 £19.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) J2SE
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) ILOG
1 1 (100.00%) FileNet
1 1 (100.00%) Kofax
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) JRules
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) FileNet
1 1 (100.00%) LiveCycle
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) DbUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Spock
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
1 1 (100.00%) J2SE
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) JRules
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) Dojo
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) ILOG
1 1 (100.00%) Kofax
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk