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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe LiveCycle
Rank 605 599 590
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing LiveCycle 9 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.032% 0.031%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.11% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 10
Median daily rate £420 £365 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.06% -16.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £215 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £476 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate - £460 £475
% change year-on-year
- -3.15%
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
8290 8440 9166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.86% 16.86% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5342 5380 5907
Median daily rate £425 £410 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +5.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 238 339
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.43 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £41.40 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.44
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -9.97%

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
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 5 December 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 -5 6 £420 +31.25%
South East - 3 - -
LiveCycle
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LiveCycle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 (100.00%) Adobe
2 19 (82.61%) Java
3 18 (78.26%) XML
4 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
5 11 (47.83%) ECMAScript
6 6 (26.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 6 (26.09%) JBoss
6 6 (26.09%) SQL
6 6 (26.09%) Process Management
6 6 (26.09%) ITSM
6 6 (26.09%) Workflow
7 5 (21.74%) Web Development
7 5 (21.74%) XSLT
7 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
7 5 (21.74%) Web Services
8 4 (17.39%) SAP
8 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
8 4 (17.39%) System Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
9 2 (8.70%) Degree
9 2 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (4.35%) SOA
10 1 (4.35%) OO
10 1 (4.35%) Oracle
10 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
10 1 (4.35%) Time Management
10 1 (4.35%) Service Management
10 1 (4.35%) Finance

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 (26.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 6 (26.09%) JBoss
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) LiveCycle Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Java Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Functional Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) SAP Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) SAP Functional Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) XML Developer
5 2 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) SOA Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) XML
2 5 (21.74%) Web Services
2 5 (21.74%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) ITSM
1 6 (26.09%) Process Management
1 6 (26.09%) Workflow
2 5 (21.74%) Web Development
3 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
3 4 (17.39%) System Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
3 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (4.35%) OO
4 1 (4.35%) Prototyping
4 1 (4.35%) SDLC
4 1 (4.35%) Service Management
4 1 (4.35%) SOA
4 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.35%) Static Code Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) Java
2 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
3 11 (47.83%) ECMAScript
4 6 (26.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Adobe
2 4 (17.39%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle