The table below looks at the statistics for Acrobat skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Acrobat over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Acrobat
Rank 124 - 132
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Acrobat 2 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.086% - 0.21%
As % of the Applications category 0.83% - 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £275 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £130 £275
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -52.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.53 £9.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+61.38% -44.61%
Acrobat
England

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

Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
241 352 430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 10.37% 13.65% 14.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 166 230
Median daily rate £300 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £140 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 96 75
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

Acrobat
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Acrobat Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Acrobat
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Acrobat Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Acrobat
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Acrobat Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Acrobat
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Acrobat within the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 2 £275 -
Acrobat
England

Acrobat
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 East of England region with a requirement for Acrobat.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) MOS

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) Support Specialist
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MOS
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft