The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 71 52 60
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +8
Contract jobs citing Adobe 7 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.83% 1.06% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 1.68% 2.46% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Average daily rate
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£222 £450 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.72% +36.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -2.77%
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 Glasgow region.

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
417 285 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 49.52% 43.31% 42.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 146 188
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £175 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 11
Average hourly rate £17.50 £9.25 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.18% -2.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Adobe across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Adobe
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Adobe Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Adobe 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 Adobe.

1 14 (58.33%) User Experience
2 12 (50.00%) CSS
3 11 (45.83%) Photoshop
4 10 (41.67%) HTML
5 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 9 (37.50%) Web Services
5 9 (37.50%) OOP
6 8 (33.33%) jQuery
7 7 (29.17%) Ext JS
7 7 (29.17%) WPF
7 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Blend
7 7 (29.17%) MVVM
7 7 (29.17%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (29.17%) OO
7 7 (29.17%) .NET
7 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
7 7 (29.17%) C#
7 7 (29.17%) XAML
8 5 (20.83%) Sencha
8 5 (20.83%) Caliburn.Micro
8 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
8 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (20.83%) MVC
8 5 (20.83%) HTML5
8 5 (20.83%) Animation
9 4 (16.67%) Release Management
9 4 (16.67%) Service Management
9 4 (16.67%) ITSM
9 4 (16.67%) Finance
9 4 (16.67%) CMS

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Adobe 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 Adobe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.67%) CMS
1 4 (16.67%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (4.17%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Photoshop
2 7 (29.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (16.67%) MS Office
3 4 (16.67%) Acrobat
4 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (8.33%) InDesign
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Blend
2 2 (8.33%) Hudson
2 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) JUnit
2 2 (8.33%) Subversion
2 2 (8.33%) Maven
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Marketing
3 2 (8.33%) Publishing
3 2 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) WPF Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Designer
3 3 (12.50%) Author
3 3 (12.50%) Technical Author
3 3 (12.50%) UI Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Web Designer
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Writer
4 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.33%) UI Programmer
5 1 (4.17%) User Experience Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Trainer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Trainer
5 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) CSS
2 10 (41.67%) HTML
3 9 (37.50%) Web Services
4 8 (33.33%) jQuery
5 7 (29.17%) Ext JS
5 7 (29.17%) .NET
5 7 (29.17%) WPF
6 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
6 5 (20.83%) HTML5
6 5 (20.83%) Caliburn.Micro
7 4 (16.67%) Backbone.js
7 4 (16.67%) Flash
8 3 (12.50%) D3.js
8 3 (12.50%) Highcharts JS
8 3 (12.50%) Underscore.js
9 2 (8.33%) OSGi
9 2 (8.33%) XHTML
9 2 (8.33%) Java EE
9 2 (8.33%) JSTL
9 2 (8.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) User Experience
2 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (20.83%) Animation
3 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) Taxonomies
4 1 (4.17%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) OOP
2 7 (29.17%) OO
2 7 (29.17%) MVVM
3 5 (20.83%) MVC
4 4 (16.67%) Service Management
4 4 (16.67%) ITSM
4 4 (16.67%) Release Management
5 3 (12.50%) ITIL
5 3 (12.50%) Content Management
6 1 (4.17%) IT Governance
6 1 (4.17%) Web Development
6 1 (4.17%) Web Design
6 1 (4.17%) TDD
6 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.17%) Progressive Enhancement
6 1 (4.17%) Graceful Degradation
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (29.17%) C#
2 7 (29.17%) XAML
3 2 (8.33%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) WCAG
1 1 (4.17%) WAI
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Sencha
3 2 (8.33%) Twitter
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