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 26 May 2015 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 49 53 54
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing Adobe 20 14 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.30% 1.99% 3.38%
As % of the Vendors category 5.85% 4.91% 7.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 8
Average daily rate
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£250 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £207 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £286 £298
% change year-on-year
+13.53% -3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £12.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+28.00% -16.66%
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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
342 285 446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 39.40% 40.54% 47.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 135 197
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £167 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 10
Average hourly rate £20.35 £18.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.02% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.50 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £119.00 £24.00 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 26 May 2015.

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 26 May 2015, 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 19 (90.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 18 (85.71%) CMS
3 16 (76.19%) Content Management
4 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (42.86%) W3C
6 7 (33.33%) Regression Testing
6 7 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Content Management
7 6 (28.57%) User Experience
8 5 (23.81%) Degree
9 4 (19.05%) SEO
9 4 (19.05%) Scrum
9 4 (19.05%) Web Services
9 4 (19.05%) SOA
9 4 (19.05%) ISEB
9 4 (19.05%) Google
9 4 (19.05%) Google Analytics
9 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (19.05%) Analytics
9 4 (19.05%) Social Media
10 3 (14.29%) Time Management
10 3 (14.29%) Marketing
11 2 (9.52%) ISEB Practitioner
11 2 (9.52%) Drupal
11 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
11 2 (9.52%) Load Testing
11 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
11 2 (9.52%) Umbraco
11 2 (9.52%) Agile Testing
11 2 (9.52%) CSS

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 19 (90.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 18 (85.71%) CMS
3 2 (9.52%) Drupal
3 2 (9.52%) Umbraco
4 1 (4.76%) Confluence
4 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 3 (14.29%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
1 9 (42.86%) Content Editor
2 7 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Web Editor
3 5 (23.81%) Web Content Editor
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Web Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Web Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Tester
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) CSS
2 2 (9.52%) JSP
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) Classic ASP
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.76%) Ajax
3 1 (4.76%) Java EE
3 1 (4.76%) JSTL
3 1 (4.76%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) W3C
2 6 (28.57%) User Experience
3 4 (19.05%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Content Management
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 7 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Content Management
5 4 (19.05%) Analytics
5 4 (19.05%) SEO
5 4 (19.05%) Scrum
5 4 (19.05%) SOA
6 3 (14.29%) Time Management
7 2 (9.52%) Agile Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Load Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
8 1 (4.76%) Web Accessibility
8 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
2 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) ISEB
3 2 (9.52%) ISEB Practitioner
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Google
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft