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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 109 68 100
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +32
Contract jobs citing Adobe 40 55 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.30% 2.34% 1.34%
As % of the Vendors category 2.88% 5.09% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 27 21
Average daily rate
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£350 £330 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -8.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £235 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £398 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £11.50 £21.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.12% +8.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £18.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.16%
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
1390 1081 1452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 45.10% 46.08% 47.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 809 480 645
Average daily rate £350 £353 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.77% +4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £486 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 122 136
Average hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% -3.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £37.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +1 11 £269 -29.50% 5
Hertfordshire -31 9 £350 +16.66% 2
Essex -12 8 £425 +28.78% 1
Bedfordshire -28 3 - - 2
Suffolk - - - -
Adobe
England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 28 (47.46%) HTML
2 22 (37.29%) Photoshop
2 22 (37.29%) CSS
3 17 (28.81%) JavaScript
4 14 (23.73%) User Experience
5 13 (22.03%) Adobe Illustrator
5 13 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (22.03%) HTML5
6 11 (18.64%) Oracle
7 9 (15.25%) Java
7 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
7 9 (15.25%) CMS
7 9 (15.25%) CSS3
8 8 (13.56%) Validation
9 7 (11.86%) Web Design
9 7 (11.86%) Windows
9 7 (11.86%) MS Office
9 7 (11.86%) XML
9 7 (11.86%) Marketing
10 6 (10.17%) jQuery
10 6 (10.17%) Adobe CQ
10 6 (10.17%) ITIL
10 6 (10.17%) SQL
10 6 (10.17%) J2EE
10 6 (10.17%) Flash
10 6 (10.17%) InDesign
11 5 (8.47%) Scrum
11 5 (8.47%) FatWire
11 5 (8.47%) Document Management
11 5 (8.47%) Symantec

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 9 (15.25%) CMS
2 6 (10.17%) Adobe CQ
3 4 (6.78%) IBM Notes
3 4 (6.78%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.39%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.39%) LiveCycle
4 2 (3.39%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.69%) Liferay
5 1 (1.69%) Facebook Platform
5 1 (1.69%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.69%) SAS
5 1 (1.69%) Apache
Applications
1 22 (37.29%) Photoshop
2 13 (22.03%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (11.86%) MS Office
4 6 (10.17%) InDesign
5 5 (8.47%) Acrobat
5 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
6 4 (6.78%) Fireworks
7 3 (5.08%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
9 1 (1.69%) MS Project
9 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) Internet
2 2 (3.39%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.69%) MySQL
3 1 (1.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Axure RP
2 4 (6.78%) Eclipse
2 4 (6.78%) Subversion
3 3 (5.08%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (5.08%) Ant
3 3 (5.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (3.39%) Flex Builder
4 2 (3.39%) JIRA
5 1 (1.69%) Firebug
5 1 (1.69%) Fiddler
5 1 (1.69%) Maven
5 1 (1.69%) JUnit
5 1 (1.69%) NUnit
5 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.69%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.69%) Jasmine
General
1 7 (11.86%) Marketing
2 4 (6.78%) Retail
3 3 (5.08%) Publishing
3 3 (5.08%) Finance
4 2 (3.39%) Legal
4 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.69%) Advertising
5 1 (1.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (30.51%) Developer
2 13 (22.03%) Designer
3 8 (13.56%) Analyst
4 7 (11.86%) Photoshop Designer
4 7 (11.86%) Digital Designer
5 5 (8.47%) Service Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) Java Developer
5 5 (8.47%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (5.08%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Architect
7 3 (5.08%) User Experience Designer
7 3 (5.08%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) CMS Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Report Developer
8 2 (3.39%) UI Designer
8 2 (3.39%) Java Software Developer
8 2 (3.39%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (47.46%) HTML
2 22 (37.29%) CSS
3 13 (22.03%) HTML5
4 9 (15.25%) CSS3
5 7 (11.86%) XML
6 6 (10.17%) Flash
6 6 (10.17%) J2EE
6 6 (10.17%) jQuery
7 4 (6.78%) Web Services
7 4 (6.78%) Apache Flex
7 4 (6.78%) XHTML
8 3 (5.08%) XSLT
8 3 (5.08%) Ajax
8 3 (5.08%) WebCenter
9 2 (3.39%) Spring
9 2 (3.39%) Hibernate
9 2 (3.39%) JSP
9 2 (3.39%) SOAP
9 2 (3.39%) LESS
9 2 (3.39%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.73%) User Experience
2 3 (5.08%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.39%) Animation
3 2 (3.39%) Streaming Video
3 2 (3.39%) Psychology
3 2 (3.39%) RIA
3 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.69%) FMCG
4 1 (1.69%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.69%) Open Source
4 1 (1.69%) Social Media
4 1 (1.69%) iPad
4 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.69%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.69%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.69%) Statistics
4 1 (1.69%) Streaming Music
4 1 (1.69%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.86%) Windows
2 4 (6.78%) UNIX
3 3 (5.08%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.39%) Solaris
4 2 (3.39%) Linux
5 1 (1.69%) Android
5 1 (1.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (13.56%) Validation
3 7 (11.86%) Web Design
4 6 (10.17%) ITIL
5 5 (8.47%) Scrum
5 5 (8.47%) Document Management
6 4 (6.78%) Content Management
6 4 (6.78%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (6.78%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (6.78%) Web Development
6 4 (6.78%) OO
6 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce
6 4 (6.78%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.78%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (5.08%) Analytics
7 3 (5.08%) Software Licensing
7 3 (5.08%) TDD
7 3 (5.08%) Migration
7 3 (5.08%) B2C
7 3 (5.08%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.81%) JavaScript
2 9 (15.25%) Java
3 6 (10.17%) SQL
4 2 (3.39%) PHP
4 2 (3.39%) ActionScript
5 1 (1.69%) SAPscript
5 1 (1.69%) Ruby
5 1 (1.69%) FQL
5 1 (1.69%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (1.69%) R
5 1 (1.69%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) MCP
3 1 (1.69%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Oracle
2 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.47%) Citrix
3 5 (8.47%) Symantec
3 5 (8.47%) McAfee
3 5 (8.47%) Cisco
3 5 (8.47%) FatWire
4 4 (6.78%) Lotus
5 3 (5.08%) JBoss
6 2 (3.39%) Cognos
6 2 (3.39%) IBM
6 2 (3.39%) Ceridian
6 2 (3.39%) Facebook
6 2 (3.39%) Twitter
7 1 (1.69%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.69%) ATG
7 1 (1.69%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.69%) Vignette
7 1 (1.69%) SAP
7 1 (1.69%) Google
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