The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford 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 Guildford 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 29 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Adobe 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.28% 0.49% -
As % of the Vendors category 4.17% 1.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £263 £575 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-54.34% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £307 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £15.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-23.33% -23.07%
Vendors Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
120 86 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 54.79% 41.95% 49.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 41 27
Average daily rate £335 £309 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.50% -13.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £213 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £26.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Adobe
Surrey

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Adobe across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Adobe across the Guildford region.

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Adobe
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Adobe Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Adobe across the Guildford region.

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) Photoshop
4 4 (36.36%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (36.36%) Marketing
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (27.27%) Publishing
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) Flash
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery
5 3 (27.27%) InDesign
5 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (27.27%) HTML5
5 3 (27.27%) Social Media
5 3 (27.27%) CSS3
5 3 (27.27%) Social Media Marketing
5 3 (27.27%) Analytics
6 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
6 2 (18.18%) Online Marketing
6 2 (18.18%) Billing
6 2 (18.18%) Graphic Design
6 2 (18.18%) CRM
6 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
6 2 (18.18%) MS Office
6 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) Fireworks
7 1 (9.09%) Intranet

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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.

Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Photoshop
2 4 (36.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (27.27%) InDesign
3 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (18.18%) MS Office
4 2 (18.18%) Fireworks
5 1 (9.09%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (9.09%) Ant
2 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 1 (9.09%) Mercurial
2 1 (9.09%) Flash Builder
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) Axure RP
2 1 (9.09%) Hudson
2 1 (9.09%) WiX
General
1 4 (36.36%) Marketing
2 3 (27.27%) Publishing
3 2 (18.18%) Billing
4 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Designer
2 4 (36.36%) Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Graphic Designer
4 2 (18.18%) Lead Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Designer
5 1 (9.09%) User Experience Designer
5 1 (9.09%) ActionScript Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Photoshop Designer
5 1 (9.09%) Flash Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) Flash
3 3 (27.27%) jQuery
3 3 (27.27%) HTML5
3 3 (27.27%) CSS3
4 1 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) Ajax
4 1 (9.09%) Robotlegs
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Social Media
2 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
2 2 (18.18%) Graphic Design
3 1 (9.09%) iPhone
3 1 (9.09%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Social Media Marketing
1 3 (27.27%) Analytics
2 2 (18.18%) Online Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) CRM
2 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) UML
3 1 (9.09%) OOP
3 1 (9.09%) Use Case
3 1 (9.09%) Email Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Web Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Information Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) ActionScript
3 1 (9.09%) ActionScript 3.0
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Google