The table below looks at the statistics for LiveCycle skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LiveCycle over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe LiveCycle
Rank 610 625 608
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -17
Contract jobs citing LiveCycle 9 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.012% 0.006%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.095% 0.064% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 2
Median daily rate £310 £330 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +43.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £183 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £488 £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £480 £305
% change year-on-year
-32.29% +57.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
LiveCycle
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9459 9429 9162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.96% 18.13% 17.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6202 6085 5583
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 283 373
Median hourly rate £26.50 £22.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.45% +18.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.75 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

LiveCycle
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing LiveCycle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

LiveCycle Jobs Demand Trend in England

LiveCycle
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

LiveCycle Daily Rate Trend in England

LiveCycle
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LiveCycle across the England region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

LiveCycle Daily Rate Histogram in England

LiveCycle
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

LiveCycle Hourly Rate Trend in England

LiveCycle
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LiveCycle within the England region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -3 5 £306 +63.33% 1
South East - 4 £350 - 2
LiveCycle
UK

LiveCycle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing LiveCycle 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 England region with a requirement for LiveCycle.

1 23 (92.00%) Adobe
2 21 (84.00%) Java
3 15 (60.00%) XML
4 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (40.00%) ECMAScript
6 7 (28.00%) SQL
6 7 (28.00%) Oracle
6 7 (28.00%) Degree
7 6 (24.00%) HTTP
7 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (24.00%) WebLogic
7 6 (24.00%) Internet
7 6 (24.00%) Middleware
8 5 (20.00%) LDAP
9 4 (16.00%) JBoss
9 4 (16.00%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (16.00%) Workflow
9 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
9 4 (16.00%) Process Management
9 4 (16.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (12.00%) ITSM
10 3 (12.00%) Web Services
10 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
10 3 (12.00%) XSLT
10 3 (12.00%) Unix
10 3 (12.00%) Linux
10 3 (12.00%) High Availability
10 3 (12.00%) Web Development
11 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
11 2 (8.00%) HP

LiveCycle
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 6 (24.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (16.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (16.00%) JBoss
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Windchill
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) HTTP
1 6 (24.00%) Internet
2 5 (20.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Selenium
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (16.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) LiveCycle Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) WebLogic Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) XML Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Integration Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Integration Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) WebLogic Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Middleware Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) SOA Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) XML
2 6 (24.00%) Middleware
3 3 (12.00%) Web Services
3 3 (12.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) Pharmacovigilance
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
1 3 (12.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (16.00%) Process Management
2 4 (16.00%) Workflow
3 3 (12.00%) High Availability
3 3 (12.00%) ITSM
3 3 (12.00%) Web Development
4 2 (8.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (8.00%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (8.00%) System Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (8.00%) Test Management
4 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Scrum
5 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) Java
2 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (40.00%) ECMAScript
4 7 (28.00%) SQL
5 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (92.00%) Adobe
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) Cognos
4 1 (4.00%) TIBCO