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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe
Rank 104 106 116
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Contract jobs citing Adobe 22 20 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.91% 0.79% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 1.99% 1.58% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 4
Average daily rate £394 £325 £197
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.15% +64.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £325 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £252
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 £12.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+254.16% -51.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.70 £19.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -40.00%
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
1106 1262 1047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 45.82% 49.98% 45.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 698 544
Average daily rate £400 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £208 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 127 103
Average hourly rate £21.50 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.33% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £11.74 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.69 £29.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Norfolk - 10 £400 - 1
Cambridgeshire -1 5 - - 5
Essex -5 5 £325 - 5
Hertfordshire +7 1 £250 - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Adobe
England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (47.83%) HTML
2 27 (39.13%) Photoshop
3 25 (36.23%) User Experience
4 20 (28.99%) CSS
5 18 (26.09%) Degree
6 15 (21.74%) Web Design
7 14 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (20.29%) Project Management
8 13 (18.84%) Axure RP
9 12 (17.39%) Social Media
9 12 (17.39%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 12 (17.39%) Psychology
9 12 (17.39%) Content Management
9 12 (17.39%) JavaScript
9 12 (17.39%) Microsoft
10 11 (15.94%) Adobe Illustrator
10 11 (15.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 11 (15.94%) Responsive Web Design
11 10 (14.49%) Digital Media
11 10 (14.49%) Marketing
11 10 (14.49%) Java
12 9 (13.04%) MS Office
12 9 (13.04%) Windows
12 9 (13.04%) Service Delivery
12 9 (13.04%) HTML5
12 9 (13.04%) CSS3
13 8 (11.59%) FatWire
13 8 (11.59%) CMS
14 7 (10.14%) IBM Notes
14 7 (10.14%) Lotus

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (15.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 8 (11.59%) CMS
3 7 (10.14%) IBM Notes
4 6 (8.70%) LiveCycle
5 5 (7.25%) SharePoint
6 4 (5.80%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.45%) Documentum
7 1 (1.45%) IIS
7 1 (1.45%) Lync
7 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (39.13%) Photoshop
2 11 (15.94%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (13.04%) MS Office
4 6 (8.70%) Windchill
5 5 (7.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (5.80%) MS Excel
6 4 (5.80%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (4.35%) Acrobat
7 3 (4.35%) InDesign
8 2 (2.90%) MS Project
9 1 (1.45%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (1.45%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
9 1 (1.45%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (2.90%) Primavera
3 1 (1.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.45%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) Internet
2 2 (2.90%) SMS
3 1 (1.45%) DHCP
3 1 (1.45%) DNS
3 1 (1.45%) Extranet
3 1 (1.45%) Intranet
3 1 (1.45%) Skype
3 1 (1.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (5.80%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (1.45%) FileMaker
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (18.84%) Axure RP
2 12 (17.39%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 6 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.80%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.45%) Maven
General
1 10 (14.49%) Marketing
2 6 (8.70%) Finance
2 6 (8.70%) Multimedia
2 6 (8.70%) Publishing
3 5 (7.25%) Retail
4 4 (5.80%) Banking
5 2 (2.90%) Games
5 2 (2.90%) Legal
6 1 (1.45%) Advertising
6 1 (1.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (23.19%) Architect
2 15 (21.74%) Developer
3 14 (20.29%) Designer
4 10 (14.49%) User Experience Architect
5 8 (11.59%) Analyst
6 7 (10.14%) Web Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) Support Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) Web Designer
8 5 (7.25%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) 1st Line Support
8 5 (7.25%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) Service Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) Service Desk Support
8 5 (7.25%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.80%) CMS Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Junior
9 4 (5.80%) Junior Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (47.83%) HTML
2 20 (28.99%) CSS
3 9 (13.04%) CSS3
3 9 (13.04%) HTML5
4 6 (8.70%) .NET
4 6 (8.70%) jQuery
5 5 (7.25%) J2EE
5 5 (7.25%) Sass
5 5 (7.25%) XML
6 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET
6 4 (5.80%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (5.80%) LESS
6 4 (5.80%) Middleware
6 4 (5.80%) SAP PI
6 4 (5.80%) Web Services
7 3 (4.35%) JSP
8 2 (2.90%) Django
8 2 (2.90%) Flash
9 1 (1.45%) Ajax
9 1 (1.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 25 (36.23%) User Experience
2 12 (17.39%) Psychology
2 12 (17.39%) Social Media
3 10 (14.49%) Digital Media
4 6 (8.70%) Mobile App
5 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
5 5 (7.25%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (5.80%) Data Centre
6 4 (5.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (5.80%) SCADA
7 2 (2.90%) Animation
7 2 (2.90%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (2.90%) Linux
3 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.74%) Web Design
2 14 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (20.29%) Project Management
3 12 (17.39%) Content Management
4 11 (15.94%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (13.04%) Service Delivery
6 7 (10.14%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (8.70%) CRM
7 6 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (8.70%) Mentoring
7 6 (8.70%) OO
7 6 (8.70%) SOA
7 6 (8.70%) UX Design
7 6 (8.70%) Web Development
8 5 (7.25%) E-Commerce
8 5 (7.25%) Email Marketing
8 5 (7.25%) Incident Management
8 5 (7.25%) ITIL
9 4 (5.80%) SMACSS
9 4 (5.80%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.39%) JavaScript
2 10 (14.49%) Java
3 4 (5.80%) C#
3 4 (5.80%) SQL
4 2 (2.90%) PHP
4 2 (2.90%) Python
5 1 (1.45%) ActionScript
5 1 (1.45%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (26.09%) Degree
2 5 (7.25%) MCP
2 5 (7.25%) SC Cleared
2 5 (7.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) Solvency II
2 2 (2.90%) WCAG
3 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.59%) FatWire
3 7 (10.14%) Lotus
3 7 (10.14%) McAfee
3 7 (10.14%) Symantec
4 6 (8.70%) Cisco
4 6 (8.70%) Citrix
4 6 (8.70%) Cognos
4 6 (8.70%) TIBCO
5 4 (5.80%) Guidewire
5 4 (5.80%) hybris
5 4 (5.80%) MuleSoft
5 4 (5.80%) Oracle
5 4 (5.80%) Pega
5 4 (5.80%) SAP
5 4 (5.80%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.90%) Twitter
7 1 (1.45%) Quark
7 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.45%) VMware