The table below looks at the statistics for Acrobat skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Acrobat over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Acrobat
Rank 170 187 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Contract jobs citing Acrobat 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.058% 0.022% -
As % of the Applications category 0.62% 0.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £113 £160 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.68% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £134 £283
% change year-on-year
+11.72% -52.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-38.46% -7.14%
Acrobat
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
325 517 756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.51% 11.22% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 390 518
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 25 49
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% -17.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.27 £9.97 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.75 £21.50 £25.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £14.51 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+11.99% -4.85%

Acrobat
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Acrobat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

Acrobat Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Acrobat
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Acrobat across the City of London region.

Acrobat Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Acrobat
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Acrobat Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Acrobat
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Acrobat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Acrobat.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) LANDesk
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) LANDesk