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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 53 54 56
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Adobe 15 24 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.18% 2.65% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 4.85% 5.44% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 1
Average daily rate £425 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +21.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £307 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £12.08 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £15.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-23.33% -23.07%
Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
309 441 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 44.98% 48.73% 41.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 224 157
Average daily rate £350 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £241 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 25
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.13 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.73% -43.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £16.53 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Adobe
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 18 April 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 18 April 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 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) XAML
2 8 (36.36%) HTML
2 8 (36.36%) C#
2 8 (36.36%) .NET
2 8 (36.36%) OOP
2 8 (36.36%) WPF
2 8 (36.36%) MVVM
3 7 (31.82%) Finance
4 6 (27.27%) CMS
4 6 (27.27%) Content Management
5 5 (22.73%) Release Management
5 5 (22.73%) OO
5 5 (22.73%) Web Services
5 5 (22.73%) Photoshop
5 5 (22.73%) MS Office
5 5 (22.73%) Service Management
5 5 (22.73%) ITSM
5 5 (22.73%) Acrobat
5 5 (22.73%) Adobe CQ
6 4 (18.18%) ITIL
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Blend
6 4 (18.18%) Web Design
7 3 (13.64%) CSS
7 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
7 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
7 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
7 3 (13.64%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (9.09%) Animation
8 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (27.27%) CMS
2 5 (22.73%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) ColdFusion
3 1 (4.55%) ColdFusion MX
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Photoshop
1 5 (22.73%) MS Office
1 5 (22.73%) Acrobat
2 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (4.55%) Fireworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Blend
2 1 (4.55%) Dreamweaver
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) WPF Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Author
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Author
4 3 (13.64%) Web Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Writer
5 2 (9.09%) Web Editor
5 2 (9.09%) Web Content Editor
5 2 (9.09%) Content Editor
6 1 (4.55%) Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Content Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Web Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Web Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Web Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Trainer
6 1 (4.55%) Junior
6 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Trainer
6 1 (4.55%) Web Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) HTML
1 8 (36.36%) .NET
1 8 (36.36%) WPF
2 5 (22.73%) Web Services
3 3 (13.64%) CSS
4 2 (9.09%) Caliburn.Micro
5 1 (4.55%) DHTML
5 1 (4.55%) Flash
5 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.55%) Ext JS
5 1 (4.55%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Animation
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) Taxonomies
3 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) OOP
1 8 (36.36%) MVVM
2 6 (27.27%) Content Management
3 5 (22.73%) Release Management
3 5 (22.73%) OO
3 5 (22.73%) Service Management
3 5 (22.73%) ITSM
4 4 (18.18%) ITIL
4 4 (18.18%) Web Design
5 2 (9.09%) SEO
6 1 (4.55%) Web Development
6 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Time Management
6 1 (4.55%) Web Usability
6 1 (4.55%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (4.55%) Online Marketing
6 1 (4.55%) Web Analytics
6 1 (4.55%) Migration
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) XAML
1 8 (36.36%) C#
2 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Google
2 1 (4.55%) Sencha
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