The table below looks at the statistics for RoboHelp skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RoboHelp over the 3 months to 14 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe RoboHelp
Rank 587 581 563
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -18
Contract jobs citing RoboHelp 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Applications category 0.079% 0.018% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Average daily rate £400 £250 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £250 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
RoboHelp
UK

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

Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
5084 5468 5975
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.75% 11.74% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3035 3105 3179
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £150 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 480 557 582
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.26 £10.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.18
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -4.47%

RoboHelp
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RoboHelp across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

RoboHelp Jobs Demand Trend in England

RoboHelp
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

RoboHelp Daily Rate Trend in England

RoboHelp
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

RoboHelp Hourly Rate Trend in England

RoboHelp
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RoboHelp within the England region over the 3 months to 14 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
London - 4 £400 - 1
RoboHelp
UK

RoboHelp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing RoboHelp 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 RoboHelp.

1 9 (81.82%) FrameMaker
1 9 (81.82%) Adobe
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) MS Office
3 5 (45.45%) XML
3 5 (45.45%) Photoshop
3 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
3 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
3 5 (45.45%) CMS
3 5 (45.45%) XMetaL
3 5 (45.45%) Adobe Captivate
3 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
3 5 (45.45%) Acrobat
3 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Content Management
3 5 (45.45%) Information Architecture
4 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
4 4 (36.36%) User Experience
4 4 (36.36%) MEAN Stack
4 4 (36.36%) Open Source
4 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
4 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) SCORM
5 2 (18.18%) Publishing
5 2 (18.18%) Learning Management System
6 1 (9.09%) C

RoboHelp
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing RoboHelp 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 RoboHelp. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) CMS
1 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (81.82%) FrameMaker
2 7 (63.64%) MS Office
3 5 (45.45%) Acrobat
3 5 (45.45%) Adobe Captivate
3 5 (45.45%) Photoshop
3 5 (45.45%) XMetaL
4 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
General
1 2 (18.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Author
1 11 (100.00%) Technical Author
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Writer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) XML
2 4 (36.36%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
2 4 (36.36%) User Experience
3 2 (18.18%) Learning Management System
3 2 (18.18%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) Content Management
1 5 (45.45%) Information Architecture
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
2 4 (36.36%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) C
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Adobe
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft