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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank - 52 59
Contract jobs citing Adobe 0 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - 1.13% 0.85%
As % of the Vendors category - 2.58% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Average daily rate
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- £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £304 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.82% +1.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +72.41%
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
270 271 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 37.04% 43.92% 44.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 123 186
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 9
Average hourly rate £15.77 £9.50 £15.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.00% -39.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £9.25 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.31 £11.96 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 24 December 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 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) CMS
2 5 (62.50%) Adobe CQ
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) Photoshop
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) OOP
4 3 (37.50%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (37.50%) Content Management
4 3 (37.50%) User Experience
5 2 (25.00%) Publishing
5 2 (25.00%) Sass
5 2 (25.00%) Graceful Degradation
5 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (25.00%) Maven
5 2 (25.00%) JSTL
5 2 (25.00%) Ext JS
5 2 (25.00%) OSGi
5 2 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
5 2 (25.00%) Hudson
5 2 (25.00%) Node.js
5 2 (25.00%) InDesign
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) Subversion
5 2 (25.00%) IT Governance
5 2 (25.00%) Web Development

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (62.50%) CMS
1 5 (62.50%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (25.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Photoshop
1 3 (37.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (25.00%) InDesign
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JUnit
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
1 2 (25.00%) Maven
1 2 (25.00%) Hudson
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 2 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Web Designer
2 2 (25.00%) UI Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Designer
2 2 (25.00%) UI Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) WPF Developer
3 1 (12.50%) CMS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
2 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) Flash
4 2 (25.00%) XHTML
4 2 (25.00%) Java EE
4 2 (25.00%) JSTL
4 2 (25.00%) JSP
4 2 (25.00%) Servlets
4 2 (25.00%) OSGi
4 2 (25.00%) Ext JS
4 2 (25.00%) J2EE
4 2 (25.00%) Sass
5 1 (12.50%) Caliburn.Micro
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 2 (25.00%) Taxonomies
3 1 (12.50%) Animation
3 1 (12.50%) iPad
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Content Management
1 3 (37.50%) OOP
1 3 (37.50%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
2 2 (25.00%) Graceful Degradation
2 2 (25.00%) IT Governance
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) MVVM
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) WCAG
1 2 (25.00%) WAI
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Twitter