The table below looks at the statistics for Acrobat skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Acrobat over the 3 months to 30 October 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Acrobat
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Acrobat 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 0.68% - -
As % of the Applications category 2.27% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£288 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £283 £190 £260
% change year-on-year
+48.68% -26.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
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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 Croydon region.

Applications Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
44 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 29.93% 18.87% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 12 13
Average daily rate £400 £350 £412
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -14.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £104 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £514 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%

Acrobat
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Acrobat Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Acrobat
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Acrobat Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Acrobat
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (100.00%) FrameMaker
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) XML Messaging
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) FrameMaker
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Writer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (100.00%) XML Messaging
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java