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 21 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 73 91 84
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Contract jobs citing Adobe 19 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.27% 0.32% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 2.86% 0.73% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 3
Average daily rate
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£426 £75 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+468.33% -66.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £21.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-26.43% +35.93%
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
665 684 682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 44.42% 43.15% 45.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 341 283
Average daily rate £375 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £125 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 38 59
Average hourly rate £16.25 £21.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.61% +25.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £10.50 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.50 £51.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 - 11 £442 - 3
Leicestershire +2 3 £375 - 3
Derbyshire +2 1 - - 2
Lincolnshire - - - - 2
Nottinghamshire - - - - 1
Adobe
England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 20 (68.97%) Photoshop
1 20 (68.97%) CSS
2 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
3 15 (51.72%) HTML
3 15 (51.72%) CSS3
4 12 (41.38%) OO
5 10 (34.48%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (34.48%) Sass
6 9 (31.03%) HTML5
6 9 (31.03%) REST
7 8 (27.59%) Ajax
8 7 (24.14%) Finance
8 7 (24.14%) JSON
8 7 (24.14%) Backbone.js
8 7 (24.14%) LESS
8 7 (24.14%) Mobile App
8 7 (24.14%) Mobile Application Development
9 6 (20.69%) XHTML
9 6 (20.69%) jQuery
9 6 (20.69%) Adobe CQ
10 5 (17.24%) Java
10 5 (17.24%) XML
10 5 (17.24%) CMS
10 5 (17.24%) InDesign
10 5 (17.24%) Banking
10 5 (17.24%) Marketing
11 4 (13.79%) PHP
11 4 (13.79%) ActionScript
11 4 (13.79%) Flash
11 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 6 (20.69%) Adobe CQ
2 5 (17.24%) CMS
3 2 (6.90%) WordPress
4 1 (3.45%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.45%) Node.js
4 1 (3.45%) Joomla!
4 1 (3.45%) Drupal
4 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 20 (68.97%) Photoshop
2 10 (34.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (17.24%) InDesign
4 3 (10.34%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
6 1 (3.45%) Fireworks
6 1 (3.45%) FrameMaker
6 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) MySQL
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Banking
2 5 (17.24%) Marketing
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Local Government
4 1 (3.45%) Automotive
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Publishing
4 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Designer
3 4 (13.79%) UI Programmer
3 4 (13.79%) UI Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Flash Designer
4 3 (10.34%) Flash Developer
4 3 (10.34%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Graphic Designer
5 2 (6.90%) Data Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) PHP Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.45%) IT Support
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Web Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) UI Designer
6 1 (3.45%) Data Integration Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Data Migration Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (68.97%) CSS
2 15 (51.72%) HTML
2 15 (51.72%) CSS3
3 10 (34.48%) Sass
4 9 (31.03%) REST
4 9 (31.03%) HTML5
5 8 (27.59%) Ajax
6 7 (24.14%) JSON
6 7 (24.14%) LESS
6 7 (24.14%) Backbone.js
7 6 (20.69%) jQuery
7 6 (20.69%) XHTML
8 5 (17.24%) XML
9 4 (13.79%) Flash
9 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
10 3 (10.34%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (10.34%) XSL
10 3 (10.34%) LAMP
11 2 (6.90%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (6.90%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.34%) Social Media
2 3 (10.34%) Animation
3 1 (3.45%) CMDB
3 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile Games
3 1 (3.45%) Statistics
3 1 (3.45%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) OO
2 7 (24.14%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.34%) OOP
4 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
5 2 (6.90%) User Experience Design
5 2 (6.90%) Content Management
6 1 (3.45%) Web Development
6 1 (3.45%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.45%) Data Mapping
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile Commerce
6 1 (3.45%) SEO
6 1 (3.45%) Migration
6 1 (3.45%) Web Design
6 1 (3.45%) TDD
6 1 (3.45%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
2 5 (17.24%) Java
3 4 (13.79%) ActionScript 3.0
3 4 (13.79%) ActionScript 2.0
3 4 (13.79%) PHP
3 4 (13.79%) ActionScript
4 2 (6.90%) Ruby
5 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) DoubleClick
1 3 (10.34%) Facebook
1 3 (10.34%) Twitter
2 1 (3.45%) Datanomic
2 1 (3.45%) Zend
2 1 (3.45%) Apple
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