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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 72 107 84
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -23
Contract jobs citing Adobe 59 28 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.17% 0.96% 1.54%
As % of the Vendors category 4.32% 2.01% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 6 19
Average daily rate
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£294 £263 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.90% -29.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £366 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £285 £300
% change year-on-year
+14.03% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 4
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -48.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -16.66%
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
1365 1392 995
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 50.22% 47.93% 45.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 756 685 466
Average daily rate £350 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 121 127
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.29 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.90 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +22 35 £250 +5.26% 9
Essex +8 12 £425 - 3
Hertfordshire -16 8 £263 -9.87% 5
Bedfordshire +9 3 £538 +59.25% 4
Suffolk - 1 - -
Adobe
England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 37 (45.12%) HTML
2 36 (43.90%) CSS
3 25 (30.49%) JavaScript
4 24 (29.27%) Photoshop
4 24 (29.27%) E-Commerce
5 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
5 22 (26.83%) Marketing
6 20 (24.39%) Google
6 20 (24.39%) MS Office
7 19 (23.17%) Windows
8 18 (21.95%) Mobile App
8 18 (21.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 17 (20.73%) Analytics
9 17 (20.73%) CMS
9 17 (20.73%) Cisco
9 17 (20.73%) Citrix
10 15 (18.29%) Lotus
10 15 (18.29%) IBM Notes
10 15 (18.29%) ITIL
10 15 (18.29%) MCP
10 15 (18.29%) Service Delivery
10 15 (18.29%) McAfee
10 15 (18.29%) Symantec
10 15 (18.29%) Incident Management
10 15 (18.29%) Digital Marketing
11 14 (17.07%) Content Management
12 13 (15.85%) SEO
12 13 (15.85%) Project Management
12 13 (15.85%) Flash
12 13 (15.85%) Adobe Analytics

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (21.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 17 (20.73%) CMS
3 15 (18.29%) IBM Notes
4 12 (14.63%) Umbraco
5 6 (7.32%) WebSphere
6 4 (4.88%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.66%) MS Exchange
7 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (2.44%) JBoss
8 2 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.22%) IIS
9 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.22%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (1.22%) GlassFish
9 1 (1.22%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 24 (29.27%) Photoshop
2 20 (24.39%) MS Office
3 9 (10.98%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (6.10%) Acrobat
4 5 (6.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (6.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (4.88%) MS Excel
6 3 (3.66%) Fireworks
7 2 (2.44%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (2.44%) MS Visio
7 2 (2.44%) InDesign
8 1 (1.22%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 5 (6.10%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.22%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.85%) Adobe Analytics
2 5 (6.10%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) TCP/IP
1 3 (3.66%) VPN
1 3 (3.66%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.22%) DB2
2 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.88%) JIRA
2 3 (3.66%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.44%) Maven
3 2 (2.44%) Subversion
3 2 (2.44%) Ant
4 1 (1.22%) JMeter
4 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.22%) JUnit
4 1 (1.22%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.22%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.22%) Selenium
4 1 (1.22%) AccuRev
4 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.22%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.22%) Rational Application Developer
4 1 (1.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (1.22%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.22%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.22%) Hudson
4 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (26.83%) Marketing
2 5 (6.10%) Legal
3 4 (4.88%) Retail
3 4 (4.88%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (30.49%) Analyst
2 19 (23.17%) Developer
3 15 (18.29%) Support Analyst
4 14 (17.07%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 14 (17.07%) Service Analyst
4 14 (17.07%) 1st Line Support
4 14 (17.07%) Service Desk Analyst
5 12 (14.63%) Designer
6 6 (7.32%) Marketing Manager
6 6 (7.32%) Java Developer
6 6 (7.32%) Author
7 5 (6.10%) Junior
7 5 (6.10%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.10%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (6.10%) Web Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Content Manager
8 4 (4.88%) UI Developer
8 4 (4.88%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (45.12%) HTML
2 36 (43.90%) CSS
3 13 (15.85%) Flash
4 7 (8.54%) jQuery
5 6 (7.32%) J2EE
5 6 (7.32%) XML
6 5 (6.10%) CSS3
6 5 (6.10%) HTML5
6 5 (6.10%) Sass
7 4 (4.88%) Ajax
7 4 (4.88%) SOAP
8 3 (3.66%) Web Services
9 2 (2.44%) Backbone.js
9 2 (2.44%) Java SE
9 2 (2.44%) XHTML
9 2 (2.44%) Struts
10 1 (1.22%) TopLink
10 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.22%) EJB
10 1 (1.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.95%) Mobile App
2 13 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (10.98%) User Experience
4 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.66%) iPhone
4 3 (3.66%) iPad
5 2 (2.44%) Graphic Design
5 2 (2.44%) Video Editing
6 1 (1.22%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.22%) Animation
6 1 (1.22%) Photography
6 1 (1.22%) Psychology
6 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.22%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.22%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 19 (23.17%) Windows
2 3 (3.66%) UNIX
2 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (3.66%) Windows 7
2 3 (3.66%) Windows 8
2 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.22%) AIX
3 1 (1.22%) Solaris
3 1 (1.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.27%) E-Commerce
2 17 (20.73%) Analytics
3 15 (18.29%) ITIL
3 15 (18.29%) Service Delivery
3 15 (18.29%) Incident Management
3 15 (18.29%) Digital Marketing
4 14 (17.07%) Content Management
5 13 (15.85%) SEO
5 13 (15.85%) Project Management
6 12 (14.63%) Data Privacy
6 12 (14.63%) Email Marketing
7 9 (10.98%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (9.76%) Web Design
8 8 (9.76%) B2C
9 7 (8.54%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (7.32%) OO
11 5 (6.10%) Change Management
11 5 (6.10%) Web Analytics
11 5 (6.10%) TDD
12 4 (4.88%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (30.49%) JavaScript
2 11 (13.41%) SQL
3 9 (10.98%) Java
4 3 (3.66%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.44%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.22%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.22%) Perl
6 1 (1.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (18.29%) MCP
2 3 (3.66%) MCSE
2 3 (3.66%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.66%) CCNA
2 3 (3.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.44%) Degree
4 1 (1.22%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.66%) Terminal Server
1 3 (3.66%) XenApp
1 3 (3.66%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) SCCM
2 1 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 20 (24.39%) Google
3 17 (20.73%) Cisco
3 17 (20.73%) Citrix
4 15 (18.29%) Lotus
4 15 (18.29%) McAfee
4 15 (18.29%) Symantec
5 12 (14.63%) EPiServer
6 5 (6.10%) IBM
7 4 (4.88%) FatWire
8 3 (3.66%) Remedy
8 3 (3.66%) Sophos
8 3 (3.66%) VMware
8 3 (3.66%) Wyse
8 3 (3.66%) Mapinfo
8 3 (3.66%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.22%) Teradata
9 1 (1.22%) Oracle
9 1 (1.22%) HP
9 1 (1.22%) Sun
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £11 - £13 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago