The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 112 70 90
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +20
Contract jobs citing Adobe 33 55 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.05% 2.28% 1.57%
As % of the Vendors category 2.36% 4.90% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 31 27
Average daily rate
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£350 £330 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £425 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £11.50 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £20.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +12.50%
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 of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1396 1122 1496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 44.57% 46.42% 47.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 794 503 681
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 115 135
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +2.52%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Adobe
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 Adobe across the East of England region.

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Adobe
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Adobe Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Adobe
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 Adobe across the East of England region.

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Adobe
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 27 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
Cambridgeshire -3 10 £269 -29.50% 1
Hertfordshire -23 10 £350 +27.27% 3
Essex -11 5 £425 +28.78% 1
Bedfordshire -31 4 - - 4
Norfolk - 4 £240 -
Suffolk - - - -
Adobe
England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 29 (46.77%) HTML
2 27 (43.55%) CSS
3 24 (38.71%) Photoshop
4 17 (27.42%) JavaScript
5 15 (24.19%) Adobe Illustrator
5 15 (24.19%) HTML5
6 12 (19.35%) CSS3
7 11 (17.74%) Windows
7 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
8 10 (16.13%) Analytics
8 10 (16.13%) Marketing
9 9 (14.52%) Oracle
9 9 (14.52%) Web Design
9 9 (14.52%) Retail
10 8 (12.90%) MS Office
11 7 (11.29%) ITIL
11 7 (11.29%) Cisco
11 7 (11.29%) Citrix
11 7 (11.29%) Symantec
11 7 (11.29%) McAfee
11 7 (11.29%) OO
11 7 (11.29%) XHTML
11 7 (11.29%) E-Commerce
11 7 (11.29%) InDesign
11 7 (11.29%) Validation
11 7 (11.29%) CMS
11 7 (11.29%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (11.29%) Mobile App
12 6 (9.68%) SiteCatalyst
12 6 (9.68%) Service Delivery

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 7 (11.29%) CMS
2 6 (9.68%) IBM Notes
3 4 (6.45%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (3.23%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.23%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.61%) LiveCycle
5 1 (1.61%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (38.71%) Photoshop
2 15 (24.19%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (12.90%) MS Office
4 7 (11.29%) InDesign
5 5 (8.06%) Fireworks
5 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
6 4 (6.45%) Acrobat
7 2 (3.23%) MS Visio
7 2 (3.23%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (1.61%) MS Project
8 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (9.68%) SiteCatalyst
2 2 (3.23%) WebTrends
2 2 (3.23%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) PuTTY
2 1 (1.61%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Axure RP
2 3 (4.84%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.84%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (3.23%) Ant
3 2 (3.23%) Subversion
3 2 (3.23%) JIRA
3 2 (3.23%) Flex Builder
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.61%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (1.61%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.61%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.61%) Firebug
4 1 (1.61%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.61%) Maven
4 1 (1.61%) JUnit
4 1 (1.61%) NUnit
General
1 10 (16.13%) Marketing
2 9 (14.52%) Retail
3 5 (8.06%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.06%) Finance
4 3 (4.84%) Publishing
5 2 (3.23%) Legal
6 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.61%) Advertising
6 1 (1.61%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (29.03%) Developer
2 15 (24.19%) Designer
3 11 (17.74%) Analyst
4 7 (11.29%) Service Analyst
4 7 (11.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (11.29%) Photoshop Designer
5 6 (9.68%) Support Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Digital Designer
6 5 (8.06%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (8.06%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (6.45%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.45%) User Experience Designer
8 3 (4.84%) UI Designer
8 3 (4.84%) Graphic Designer
9 2 (3.23%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Oracle Reports Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Report Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (46.77%) HTML
2 27 (43.55%) CSS
3 15 (24.19%) HTML5
4 12 (19.35%) CSS3
5 7 (11.29%) XHTML
6 6 (9.68%) Flash
7 5 (8.06%) jQuery
7 5 (8.06%) JSP
7 5 (8.06%) XML
8 4 (6.45%) J2EE
8 4 (6.45%) Apache Flex
9 3 (4.84%) Web Services
9 3 (4.84%) WebCenter
10 2 (3.23%) LESS
10 2 (3.23%) XSLT
10 2 (3.23%) Ajax
11 1 (1.61%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (1.61%) Java EE
11 1 (1.61%) JSON
11 1 (1.61%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.45%) W3C
3 3 (4.84%) Animation
4 2 (3.23%) RIA
4 2 (3.23%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.61%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.61%) Statistics
5 1 (1.61%) Streaming Music
5 1 (1.61%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.61%) FMCG
5 1 (1.61%) iPad
5 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.74%) Windows
2 5 (8.06%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.84%) UNIX
3 3 (4.84%) Android
4 2 (3.23%) Solaris
4 2 (3.23%) Linux
4 2 (3.23%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.61%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.13%) Analytics
2 9 (14.52%) Web Design
3 7 (11.29%) Validation
3 7 (11.29%) ITIL
3 7 (11.29%) OO
3 7 (11.29%) E-Commerce
3 7 (11.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (9.68%) Service Delivery
5 5 (8.06%) Web Analytics
5 5 (8.06%) Incident Management
6 4 (6.45%) Document Management
6 4 (6.45%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (6.45%) Scrum
7 3 (4.84%) Migration
7 3 (4.84%) B2C
7 3 (4.84%) TDD
7 3 (4.84%) Content Management
7 3 (4.84%) IT Governance
7 3 (4.84%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (27.42%) JavaScript
2 6 (9.68%) Java
3 5 (8.06%) SQL
4 3 (4.84%) ActionScript
5 2 (3.23%) PHP
6 1 (1.61%) ABAP
6 1 (1.61%) SAPscript
6 1 (1.61%) Ruby
6 1 (1.61%) FQL
6 1 (1.61%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (1.61%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (1.61%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) MCP
2 3 (4.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.52%) Oracle
3 7 (11.29%) Citrix
3 7 (11.29%) Cisco
3 7 (11.29%) Symantec
3 7 (11.29%) McAfee
4 6 (9.68%) Lotus
5 4 (6.45%) FatWire
6 2 (3.23%) Google
6 2 (3.23%) Ceridian
6 2 (3.23%) IBM
6 2 (3.23%) Cognos
7 1 (1.61%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.61%) Vignette
7 1 (1.61%) SAP
7 1 (1.61%) JBoss
7 1 (1.61%) Facebook
7 1 (1.61%) Twitter
7 1 (1.61%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.61%) Atlassian
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