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 22 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.

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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank - - 24
Contract jobs citing Adobe 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - - 2.15%
As % of the Vendors category - - 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £120
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £295 £293
% change year-on-year
+10.16% +0.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £12.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+28.00% -16.66%
Adobe
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
101 148 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 36.86% 37.28% 51.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 92 56
Average daily rate £310 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.06% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £180 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 6
Average hourly rate £11.50 - £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 - £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 - £35.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 19 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Human Factors
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Fireworks
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Dreamweaver

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (100.00%) Fireworks
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) UX Designer
1 2 (100.00%) Designer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Designer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Human Factors
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript