The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 24 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.

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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 53 88 90
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +2
Contract jobs citing Adobe 42 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.54% 0.63% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 5.39% 1.40% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 3 2
Average daily rate
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£315 £300 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £318
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-14.47% +11.76%
Adobe
England

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

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
779 713 775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 47.07% 44.96% 50.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 333 299
Average daily rate £375 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £80 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 56 75
Average hourly rate £16.33 £15.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.86% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.19 £10.85 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £37.55 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Adobe
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Adobe Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Adobe
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 21 £442 - 5
Leicestershire +20 16 £225 -25.00% 5
Derbyshire - 4 £85 - 1
Nottinghamshire +3 1 £250 - 1
Adobe
England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 34 (62.96%) CSS
2 31 (57.41%) JavaScript
3 28 (51.85%) Photoshop
4 25 (46.30%) CSS3
5 23 (42.59%) HTML
6 20 (37.04%) Adobe Illustrator
7 18 (33.33%) Sass
8 17 (31.48%) User Experience
8 17 (31.48%) OO
9 16 (29.63%) REST
10 15 (27.78%) LESS
10 15 (27.78%) Mobile App
10 15 (27.78%) Mobile Application Development
10 15 (27.78%) HTML5
10 15 (27.78%) Backbone.js
10 15 (27.78%) JSON
10 15 (27.78%) Ajax
11 13 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (24.07%) Finance
11 13 (24.07%) Automotive
11 13 (24.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 12 (22.22%) jQuery
13 11 (20.37%) CMS
14 10 (18.52%) Manufacturing
14 10 (18.52%) Banking
14 10 (18.52%) FrameMaker
15 9 (16.67%) Drupal
15 9 (16.67%) WordPress
16 8 (14.81%) Java
17 7 (12.96%) PHP

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 11 (20.37%) CMS
2 9 (16.67%) Drupal
2 9 (16.67%) WordPress
3 6 (11.11%) Adobe CQ
4 3 (5.56%) Joomla!
5 2 (3.70%) Node.js
6 1 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 28 (51.85%) Photoshop
2 20 (37.04%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (24.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 10 (18.52%) FrameMaker
5 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
6 3 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (3.70%) InDesign
8 1 (1.85%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) MySQL
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.70%) Axure RP
General
1 13 (24.07%) Finance
1 13 (24.07%) Automotive
2 10 (18.52%) Manufacturing
2 10 (18.52%) Banking
3 4 (7.41%) Marketing
4 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.70%) Retail
5 1 (1.85%) Local Government
5 1 (1.85%) Publishing
5 1 (1.85%) Games
5 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (59.26%) Developer
2 10 (18.52%) Web Developer
2 10 (18.52%) Author
2 10 (18.52%) Technical Author
2 10 (18.52%) UI Developer
2 10 (18.52%) Designer
2 10 (18.52%) UI Programmer
3 5 (9.26%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (7.41%) UI Designer
4 4 (7.41%) PHP Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Graphic Designer
5 3 (5.56%) Web Designer
5 3 (5.56%) MySQL Developer
5 3 (5.56%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (5.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Data Consultant
6 2 (3.70%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Web Administrator
6 2 (3.70%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (62.96%) CSS
2 25 (46.30%) CSS3
3 23 (42.59%) HTML
4 18 (33.33%) Sass
5 16 (29.63%) REST
6 15 (27.78%) HTML5
6 15 (27.78%) LESS
6 15 (27.78%) Backbone.js
6 15 (27.78%) Ajax
6 15 (27.78%) JSON
7 12 (22.22%) jQuery
8 7 (12.96%) AngularJS
9 5 (9.26%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (9.26%) XML
10 4 (7.41%) LAMP
11 3 (5.56%) XHTML
11 3 (5.56%) XSL
11 3 (5.56%) OSGi
11 3 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (3.70%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (31.48%) User Experience
2 15 (27.78%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.85%) Mobile Games
3 1 (1.85%) Statistics
3 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.85%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) OO
2 15 (27.78%) Mobile Application Development
3 13 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.96%) Waterfall
5 5 (9.26%) Content Management
6 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.56%) Web Development
7 3 (5.56%) Time Management
7 3 (5.56%) Web Design
8 2 (3.70%) UX Design
9 1 (1.85%) Data Migration
9 1 (1.85%) Data Mapping
9 1 (1.85%) SEO
9 1 (1.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 31 (57.41%) JavaScript
2 8 (14.81%) Java
3 7 (12.96%) PHP
4 2 (3.70%) Ruby
5 1 (1.85%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (1.85%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (1.85%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 3 (5.56%) HubSpot
2 2 (3.70%) Twitter
3 1 (1.85%) Datanomic
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