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 28 April 2015 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 72 107 77
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -30
Contract jobs citing Adobe 55 33 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.07% 1.08% 1.62%
As % of the Vendors category 4.18% 2.26% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 5 16
Average daily rate
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£269 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £273 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.07% +0.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 4
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -48.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £11.50 £14.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £20.50 £30.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £11.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+39.13% -23.33%
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
1317 1457 973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 49.51% 47.58% 43.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 700 723 432
Average daily rate £375 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 89 131
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -21.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £37.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 28 April 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Adobe Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 April 2015. 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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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 +20 36 £250 - 16
Essex +15 11 £425 - 2
Hertfordshire -7 5 £231 -32.23% 8
Bedfordshire -4 1 £300 -29.41% 1
Norfolk - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Adobe
England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 33 (42.86%) HTML
2 32 (41.56%) CSS
3 24 (31.17%) JavaScript
3 24 (31.17%) E-Commerce
4 23 (29.87%) Photoshop
5 22 (28.57%) Windows
5 22 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 21 (27.27%) MS Office
7 20 (25.97%) Google
8 18 (23.38%) Cisco
8 18 (23.38%) CMS
9 17 (22.08%) Citrix
9 17 (22.08%) ITIL
9 17 (22.08%) Marketing
9 17 (22.08%) Analytics
10 16 (20.78%) Mobile App
10 16 (20.78%) Symantec
11 15 (19.48%) McAfee
11 15 (19.48%) Service Delivery
11 15 (19.48%) MCP
11 15 (19.48%) IBM Notes
11 15 (19.48%) Lotus
11 15 (19.48%) Incident Management
12 14 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (16.88%) Project Management
13 13 (16.88%) SEO
13 13 (16.88%) Flash
13 13 (16.88%) Adobe Analytics
13 13 (16.88%) Content Management
14 12 (15.58%) Email Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 18 (23.38%) CMS
2 15 (19.48%) IBM Notes
3 12 (15.58%) Umbraco
4 10 (12.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (5.19%) WebSphere
5 4 (5.19%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.90%) MS Exchange
6 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.60%) JBoss
7 2 (2.60%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.30%) IIS
8 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.30%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (1.30%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.30%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 23 (29.87%) Photoshop
2 21 (27.27%) MS Office
3 9 (11.69%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (10.39%) Acrobat
5 5 (6.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (5.19%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (3.90%) Fireworks
7 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
8 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
8 2 (2.60%) InDesign
8 2 (2.60%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (1.30%) MS Project
9 1 (1.30%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.88%) Adobe Analytics
2 5 (6.49%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
1 3 (3.90%) VPN
1 3 (3.90%) Internet
2 1 (1.30%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.60%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.30%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.60%) Ant
2 2 (2.60%) Subversion
2 2 (2.60%) Maven
2 2 (2.60%) JIRA
3 1 (1.30%) Selenium
3 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.30%) AccuRev
3 1 (1.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.30%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.30%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.30%) Hudson
3 1 (1.30%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.30%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.30%) JUnit
3 1 (1.30%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.30%) JMeter
General
1 17 (22.08%) Marketing
2 6 (7.79%) Legal
3 4 (5.19%) Finance
4 3 (3.90%) Retail
5 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (36.36%) Analyst
2 17 (22.08%) Support Analyst
3 15 (19.48%) Service Desk Analyst
3 15 (19.48%) Service Analyst
4 14 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
4 14 (18.18%) Developer
4 14 (18.18%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 12 (15.58%) Designer
6 6 (7.79%) Marketing Manager
6 6 (7.79%) Java Developer
7 5 (6.49%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (6.49%) Desktop Support
7 5 (6.49%) Junior
7 5 (6.49%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Web Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (6.49%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Photoshop Designer
8 4 (5.19%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (42.86%) HTML
2 32 (41.56%) CSS
3 13 (16.88%) Flash
4 6 (7.79%) XML
4 6 (7.79%) jQuery
5 5 (6.49%) HTML5
5 5 (6.49%) CSS3
5 5 (6.49%) J2EE
6 4 (5.19%) SOAP
6 4 (5.19%) Ajax
7 3 (3.90%) Web Services
8 2 (2.60%) Struts
8 2 (2.60%) Java SE
8 2 (2.60%) XHTML
8 2 (2.60%) Backbone.js
8 2 (2.60%) Sass
9 1 (1.30%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.30%) OOCSS
9 1 (1.30%) JAX-RS
9 1 (1.30%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.78%) Mobile App
2 14 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.49%) User Experience
4 3 (3.90%) iPhone
4 3 (3.90%) iPad
4 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.60%) NHS
5 2 (2.60%) Graphic Design
5 2 (2.60%) Video Editing
5 2 (2.60%) CMDB
6 1 (1.30%) Psychology
6 1 (1.30%) Animation
6 1 (1.30%) Photography
6 1 (1.30%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.30%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.30%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (1.30%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.30%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.57%) Windows
2 6 (7.79%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.19%) Windows 8
3 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.90%) UNIX
5 2 (2.60%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.30%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.30%) Android
6 1 (1.30%) AIX
6 1 (1.30%) Solaris
6 1 (1.30%) Linux
6 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.17%) E-Commerce
2 17 (22.08%) ITIL
2 17 (22.08%) Analytics
3 15 (19.48%) Service Delivery
3 15 (19.48%) Incident Management
4 13 (16.88%) Project Management
4 13 (16.88%) SEO
4 13 (16.88%) Content Management
5 12 (15.58%) Email Marketing
5 12 (15.58%) Digital Marketing
5 12 (15.58%) Data Privacy
6 6 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (7.79%) Change Management
7 5 (6.49%) B2C
7 5 (6.49%) Web Design
7 5 (6.49%) Web Analytics
8 4 (5.19%) OO
8 4 (5.19%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (3.90%) CRM
9 3 (3.90%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 24 (31.17%) JavaScript
2 10 (12.99%) SQL
3 8 (10.39%) Java
4 3 (3.90%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.60%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.30%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.30%) Perl
6 1 (1.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (19.48%) MCP
2 3 (3.90%) MCSE
2 3 (3.90%) CCNA
2 3 (3.90%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.60%) ISEB
4 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.30%) Degree
4 1 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.90%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.90%) Terminal Server
1 3 (3.90%) XenApp
1 3 (3.90%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) SCCM
2 1 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.30%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 20 (25.97%) Google
3 18 (23.38%) Cisco
4 17 (22.08%) Citrix
5 16 (20.78%) Symantec
6 15 (19.48%) Lotus
6 15 (19.48%) McAfee
7 12 (15.58%) EPiServer
8 4 (5.19%) Wyse
8 4 (5.19%) FatWire
9 3 (3.90%) VMware
9 3 (3.90%) Remedy
9 3 (3.90%) HP
9 3 (3.90%) Mapinfo
9 3 (3.90%) IBM
9 3 (3.90%) Oracle
9 3 (3.90%) MobileIron
9 3 (3.90%) Sophos
10 2 (2.60%) ServiceNow
10 2 (2.60%) SAP
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