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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe LiveCycle
Rank 600 620 580
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -40
Contract jobs citing LiveCycle 14 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.008% 0.018%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.15% 0.043% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 7
Median daily rate £356 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.46% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £291 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £465 £392
UK excluding London median daily rate £283 £340 £250
% change year-on-year
-16.91% +36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £11.75 - £29.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.75 - £29.50
LiveCycle
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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
9554 9367 8565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.39% 18.41% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6445 5920 5357
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.26% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 331 302
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.25 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.16% +8.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 - 10 £430 -
Yorkshire - 2 £283 - 1
East of England - 2 - -
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LiveCycle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 11 (73.33%) Adobe
2 10 (66.67%) HTTP
2 10 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 10 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 10 (66.67%) Middleware
2 10 (66.67%) Internet
3 8 (53.33%) Java
3 8 (53.33%) LDAP
4 7 (46.67%) Degree
5 6 (40.00%) Unix
5 6 (40.00%) Linux
5 6 (40.00%) High Availability
6 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
7 3 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (20.00%) Pharmacovigilance
8 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
8 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (13.33%) Selenium
8 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Test Management
8 2 (13.33%) System Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
8 2 (13.33%) Software Delivery
8 2 (13.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 2 (13.33%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
8 2 (13.33%) Information Governance

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 10 (66.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Windchill
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) HTTP
1 10 (66.67%) Internet
2 8 (53.33%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
General
1 3 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) WebLogic Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) WebLogic Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Designer
4 2 (13.33%) Integration Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Integration Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Middleware Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (20.00%) Pharmacovigilance
3 2 (13.33%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
1 6 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (40.00%) High Availability
3 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
3 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
3 2 (13.33%) Information Governance
3 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Software Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (13.33%) System Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (13.33%) Test Management
3 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Adobe
2 10 (66.67%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) Cognos
4 1 (6.67%) TIBCO