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 13 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.

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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe
Rank 52 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Adobe 5 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.83% - 0.97%
As % of the Vendors category 1.78% - 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £238 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £309 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.34% -5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £15.86 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+30.83% -36.56%
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
281 284 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 46.45% 37.03% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 172 116
Average daily rate £313 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £219 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 7
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.10 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -21.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £10.86 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.83 £15.77 £17.27
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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
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 13 February 2016, 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 8 (61.54%) User Experience
1 8 (61.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (23.08%) Analytics
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) Social Media
2 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 3 (23.08%) CSS
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) Photoshop
3 2 (15.38%) SEO
3 2 (15.38%) CMS
3 2 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (15.38%) Content Management
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Apple
3 2 (15.38%) Axure RP
3 2 (15.38%) Time Management
3 2 (15.38%) HTML5
3 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
3 2 (15.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.69%) Kendo UI
4 1 (7.69%) Xsan
4 1 (7.69%) CSS3
4 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (7.69%) Typography
4 1 (7.69%) Infographics
4 1 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 2 (15.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (15.38%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (23.08%) MS Office
3 2 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (15.38%) Photoshop
4 1 (7.69%) Acrobat
4 1 (7.69%) InDesign
4 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
4 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Axure RP
2 1 (7.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) User Experience Specialist
1 4 (30.77%) UX Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Content Editor
3 2 (15.38%) UI Designer
3 2 (15.38%) UI/UX Designer
3 2 (15.38%) UX Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Communications Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Communications Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Graphic Designer
4 1 (7.69%) HTML CSS Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Photoshop Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Services Delivery Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) User Experience Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) CSS
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) HTML5
3 1 (7.69%) CSS3
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) Kendo UI
3 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) User Experience
2 3 (23.08%) Social Media
3 1 (7.69%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Analytics
2 2 (15.38%) Content Management
2 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
2 2 (15.38%) SEO
2 2 (15.38%) Time Management
3 1 (7.69%) Infographics
3 1 (7.69%) Information Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Multivariate Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Online Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Typography
3 1 (7.69%) UX Design
3 1 (7.69%) Web Design
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Xsan
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Apple
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Motorola