The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Glasgow region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 62 55 53
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing Adobe 11 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.34% 1.40% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 3.13% 3.35% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
Average daily rate
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£363 £425 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +54.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £365 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £485 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £19.50 £17.51
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +11.36%
Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
351 328 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 42.91% 41.89% 38.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 134 154
Average daily rate £325 £350 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £450 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 16
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +52.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
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Scotland

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 12 (44.44%) OOP
2 11 (40.74%) CSS
2 11 (40.74%) Photoshop
2 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
3 10 (37.04%) XAML
3 10 (37.04%) .NET
3 10 (37.04%) C#
3 10 (37.04%) HTML
3 10 (37.04%) Web Services
3 10 (37.04%) WPF
3 10 (37.04%) MVVM
4 9 (33.33%) OO
5 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
6 7 (25.93%) Finance
6 7 (25.93%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (25.93%) jQuery
6 7 (25.93%) Ext JS
6 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Blend
7 5 (18.52%) MVC
7 5 (18.52%) Release Management
7 5 (18.52%) Animation
7 5 (18.52%) Service Management
7 5 (18.52%) ITSM
7 5 (18.52%) Acrobat
7 5 (18.52%) MS Office
7 5 (18.52%) Sencha
7 5 (18.52%) Caliburn.Micro
7 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
7 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (14.81%) Backbone.js

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 3 (11.11%) CMS
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Photoshop
2 7 (25.93%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (18.52%) MS Office
3 5 (18.52%) Acrobat
4 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 2 (7.41%) InDesign
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Blend
2 2 (7.41%) Hudson
2 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.41%) JUnit
2 2 (7.41%) Subversion
2 2 (7.41%) Maven
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Marketing
3 2 (7.41%) Publishing
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) WPF Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Author
3 4 (14.81%) Technical Author
4 3 (11.11%) Designer
5 2 (7.41%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 2 (7.41%) UI Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Web Designer
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Writer
6 1 (3.70%) Web Editor
6 1 (3.70%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Web Content Editor
6 1 (3.70%) Content Editor
6 1 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Trainer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) CSS
2 10 (37.04%) HTML
2 10 (37.04%) .NET
2 10 (37.04%) Web Services
2 10 (37.04%) WPF
3 7 (25.93%) jQuery
3 7 (25.93%) Ext JS
4 5 (18.52%) Caliburn.Micro
4 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
5 4 (14.81%) Backbone.js
5 4 (14.81%) HTML5
5 4 (14.81%) Flash
6 3 (11.11%) D3.js
6 3 (11.11%) Highcharts JS
6 3 (11.11%) Underscore.js
7 2 (7.41%) OSGi
7 2 (7.41%) XHTML
7 2 (7.41%) Java EE
7 2 (7.41%) JSTL
7 2 (7.41%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Animation
1 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) Taxonomies
4 1 (3.70%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) OOP
2 10 (37.04%) MVVM
3 9 (33.33%) OO
4 5 (18.52%) Service Management
4 5 (18.52%) ITSM
4 5 (18.52%) MVC
4 5 (18.52%) Release Management
5 4 (14.81%) ITIL
6 3 (11.11%) Content Management
7 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.70%) Web Design
7 1 (3.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) C#
1 10 (37.04%) XAML
2 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Sencha
3 2 (7.41%) Twitter
4 1 (3.70%) Google