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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 104 113 98
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Contract jobs citing Adobe 22 25 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.88% 0.96% 1.03%
As % of the Vendors category 1.73% 2.09% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 11
Average daily rate
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£209 £273 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.30% -27.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £104 £189 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £405 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-7.38% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £25.00 £10.50
% change year-on-year
-33.12% +138.09%
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
1269 1199 1056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 51.05% 46.20% 45.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 682 614 474
Average daily rate £400 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £165 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 94 131
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.74 £11.30 £10.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.69 £42.00 £37.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 26 February 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 26 February 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 26 February 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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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 +6 16 £215 -21.28% 7
Essex +9 4 £209 - 5
Hertfordshire +3 1 - - 1
Norfolk - 1 - - 1
Suffolk - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 2
Adobe
England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 24 (40.68%) HTML
2 23 (38.98%) Windows
2 23 (38.98%) Microsoft
3 22 (37.29%) MS Office
4 19 (32.20%) ITIL
5 18 (30.51%) Cisco
6 17 (28.81%) Citrix
6 17 (28.81%) Symantec
7 16 (27.12%) McAfee
8 15 (25.42%) Service Delivery
8 15 (25.42%) Lotus
8 15 (25.42%) IBM Notes
8 15 (25.42%) Photoshop
9 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
9 14 (23.73%) MCP
9 14 (23.73%) Incident Management
10 13 (22.03%) CSS
11 12 (20.34%) CMS
12 10 (16.95%) Java
12 10 (16.95%) User Experience
13 9 (15.25%) Project Management
14 8 (13.56%) SQL
14 8 (13.56%) Axure RP
15 7 (11.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 7 (11.86%) Windows 7
15 7 (11.86%) J2EE
15 7 (11.86%) Oracle
16 6 (10.17%) Acrobat
16 6 (10.17%) Adobe CQ
16 6 (10.17%) Google

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 15 (25.42%) IBM Notes
2 12 (20.34%) CMS
3 6 (10.17%) Adobe CQ
4 4 (6.78%) JBoss
4 4 (6.78%) Tomcat
5 3 (5.08%) MS Exchange
5 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (5.08%) LiveCycle
6 2 (3.39%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.69%) WordPress
7 1 (1.69%) Liferay
7 1 (1.69%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (1.69%) SAS
7 1 (1.69%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.69%) Apache
Applications
1 22 (37.29%) MS Office
2 15 (25.42%) Photoshop
3 6 (10.17%) Acrobat
4 4 (6.78%) Fireworks
4 4 (6.78%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (6.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (5.08%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (3.39%) Adobe Captivate
6 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
7 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
7 1 (1.69%) MS Project
7 1 (1.69%) Maya
7 1 (1.69%) 3ds Max
7 1 (1.69%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) TCP/IP
1 3 (5.08%) VPN
2 2 (3.39%) PuTTY
3 1 (1.69%) LAN
3 1 (1.69%) Internet
3 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.69%) MySQL
2 1 (1.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Axure RP
2 7 (11.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 4 (6.78%) Subversion
3 4 (6.78%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.39%) jEdit
5 1 (1.69%) Xcode
5 1 (1.69%) Ant
5 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (6.78%) Marketing
2 3 (5.08%) Legal
3 2 (3.39%) Retail
3 2 (3.39%) Finance
4 1 (1.69%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.69%) Automotive
4 1 (1.69%) Publishing
4 1 (1.69%) Games
4 1 (1.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 23 (38.98%) Analyst
2 17 (28.81%) Support Analyst
3 16 (27.12%) Service Analyst
3 16 (27.12%) Service Desk Analyst
4 13 (22.03%) 1st Line Support
4 13 (22.03%) Developer
4 13 (22.03%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 7 (11.86%) Designer
6 6 (10.17%) Architect
6 6 (10.17%) Desktop Support
6 6 (10.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (8.47%) Java Developer
7 5 (8.47%) Senior Developer
7 5 (8.47%) User Experience Architect
8 4 (6.78%) Support Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) UX Designer
8 4 (6.78%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (40.68%) HTML
2 13 (22.03%) CSS
3 7 (11.86%) J2EE
4 5 (8.47%) Flash
5 4 (6.78%) XML
6 3 (5.08%) jQuery
6 3 (5.08%) HTML5
7 2 (3.39%) CSS3
7 2 (3.39%) Ajax
8 1 (1.69%) BREW
8 1 (1.69%) JSR 170
8 1 (1.69%) Google Maps API
8 1 (1.69%) XHTML
8 1 (1.69%) JAAS
8 1 (1.69%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.69%) Spring
8 1 (1.69%) JSF
8 1 (1.69%) XSLT
8 1 (1.69%) .NET
8 1 (1.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) User Experience
2 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.78%) Psychology
4 3 (5.08%) iPhone
4 3 (5.08%) iPad
4 3 (5.08%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.39%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.39%) CMDB
5 2 (3.39%) E-Learning
5 2 (3.39%) NHS
5 2 (3.39%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.69%) Photography
6 1 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.69%) Physics
6 1 (1.69%) W3C
6 1 (1.69%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.69%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (1.69%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.98%) Windows
2 7 (11.86%) Windows 7
3 4 (6.78%) Apple iOS
3 4 (6.78%) Windows 8
3 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.08%) Android
4 3 (5.08%) UNIX
4 3 (5.08%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) ITIL
2 15 (25.42%) Service Delivery
3 14 (23.73%) Incident Management
4 9 (15.25%) Project Management
5 6 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.47%) Change Management
7 4 (6.78%) Content Management
7 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.08%) CAD
8 3 (5.08%) SEO
8 3 (5.08%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.08%) Software Licensing
9 2 (3.39%) Data Privacy
9 2 (3.39%) Software Asset Management
9 2 (3.39%) Email Marketing
9 2 (3.39%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (3.39%) Asset Management
9 2 (3.39%) Analytics
9 2 (3.39%) Web Design
10 1 (1.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
2 10 (16.95%) Java
3 8 (13.56%) SQL
4 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.39%) PHP
6 1 (1.69%) C
6 1 (1.69%) C#
6 1 (1.69%) C++
6 1 (1.69%) Python
6 1 (1.69%) Lua
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) MCP
2 5 (8.47%) Degree
3 3 (5.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (5.08%) MCSE
3 3 (5.08%) CCNA
3 3 (5.08%) ISEB
3 3 (5.08%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.69%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.69%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.69%) VCP4
4 1 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) SLA
2 2 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.08%) Terminal Server
1 3 (5.08%) XenApp
1 3 (5.08%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) SCCM
2 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (38.98%) Microsoft
2 18 (30.51%) Cisco
3 17 (28.81%) Symantec
3 17 (28.81%) Citrix
4 16 (27.12%) McAfee
5 15 (25.42%) Lotus
6 7 (11.86%) Oracle
7 6 (10.17%) Google
8 5 (8.47%) FatWire
8 5 (8.47%) Wyse
9 4 (6.78%) VMware
10 3 (5.08%) MobileIron
10 3 (5.08%) Sophos
10 3 (5.08%) Remedy
10 3 (5.08%) HP
10 3 (5.08%) SAP
10 3 (5.08%) Apple
10 3 (5.08%) Mapinfo
11 2 (3.39%) ServiceNow
11 2 (3.39%) Facebook
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