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 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 59 51 49
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing Adobe 14 16 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.57% 2.27% 2.96%
As % of the Vendors category 3.78% 5.21% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 7
Average daily rate
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£248 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.76% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £207 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £425 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.41% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £11.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+39.13% -23.33%
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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
370 307 445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.48% 43.55% 46.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 150 215
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 10
Average hourly rate £20.69 £17.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.22% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.92 £12.70 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £119.00 £18.00 £16.53
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 1 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 1 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 13 (92.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 12 (85.71%) CMS
2 12 (85.71%) Content Management
3 4 (28.57%) SEO
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Google
3 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 4 (28.57%) Google Analytics
3 4 (28.57%) Analytics
3 4 (28.57%) User Experience
3 4 (28.57%) Social Media
4 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Time Management
4 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Content Management
4 3 (21.43%) Marketing
4 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
4 3 (21.43%) W3C
5 2 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) JSP
6 1 (7.14%) Confluence
6 1 (7.14%) Web Services
6 1 (7.14%) SOA
6 1 (7.14%) ISEB
6 1 (7.14%) CSS
6 1 (7.14%) HTML
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) Java EE
6 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.14%) JSTL

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 13 (92.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 12 (85.71%) CMS
3 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Content Editor
2 5 (35.71%) Web Editor
2 5 (35.71%) Web Content Editor
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Web Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Web Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) JSP
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) Java EE
2 1 (7.14%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) User Experience
1 4 (28.57%) Social Media
2 3 (21.43%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Content Management
2 4 (28.57%) SEO
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Analytics
3 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Time Management
3 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Content Management
3 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
4 1 (7.14%) SOA
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Google