The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 5 May 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe
Rank 90 71 79
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +8
Contract jobs citing Adobe 6 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.40% 1.09% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 1.02% 3.61% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 1
Median daily rate £425 £260 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.46% -37.34%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £16.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year
+54.68% +39.13%
Adobe
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
587 443 376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.95% 30.28% 30.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 224 189
Median daily rate £420 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.86% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £188 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £22.75 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.06% -28.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Adobe as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Adobe across the Edinburgh region.

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Adobe
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Adobe Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Adobe across the Edinburgh region.

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 10 (50.00%) User Experience
2 8 (40.00%) HTML
2 8 (40.00%) CSS
3 6 (30.00%) Photoshop
3 6 (30.00%) Finance
4 5 (25.00%) HTML5
5 4 (20.00%) JIRA
5 4 (20.00%) Pega
5 4 (20.00%) Docker
5 4 (20.00%) CSS3
5 4 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (20.00%) e-Learning
5 4 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (20.00%) InDesign
5 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (20.00%) N-Tier
6 3 (15.00%) Project Management
6 3 (15.00%) Flash
6 3 (15.00%) CMS
6 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) Web Design
6 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (15.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 3 (15.00%) Content Development
7 2 (10.00%) Edge Animate
7 2 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (10.00%) WordPress
7 2 (10.00%) Adobe Captivate

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (15.00%) CMS
3 2 (10.00%) Drupal
3 2 (10.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (20.00%) InDesign
3 2 (10.00%) Adobe Captivate
3 2 (10.00%) Edge Animate
4 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Radian6
1 1 (5.00%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) JIRA
2 2 (10.00%) Axure RP
2 2 (10.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Law
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Designer
2 5 (25.00%) UX Designer
3 4 (20.00%) Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Interactive Developer
4 2 (10.00%) User Experience Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) UX Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Web Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Communications Officer
5 1 (5.00%) e-Learning Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) e-Learning Designer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Web Analytics Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) CSS
1 8 (40.00%) HTML
2 5 (25.00%) HTML5
3 4 (20.00%) CSS3
4 3 (15.00%) Flash
5 2 (10.00%) jQuery
5 2 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) User Experience
2 4 (20.00%) e-Learning
2 4 (20.00%) N-Tier
3 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.00%) Graphic Design
5 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (5.00%) Learning Management System
5 1 (5.00%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.00%) Content Development
2 3 (15.00%) Project Management
2 3 (15.00%) Web Design
3 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.00%) Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) Content Management
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (5.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (5.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Tag Management
4 1 (5.00%) Time Management
4 1 (5.00%) UX Design
4 1 (5.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Pega
2 1 (5.00%) Apple
2 1 (5.00%) Coremetrics
2 1 (5.00%) Ensighten