The table below looks at the statistics for Acrobat skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Acrobat over the 3 months to 29 January 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Acrobat
Rank 117 91 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Contract jobs citing Acrobat 1 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.050% 0.40% -
As % of the Applications category 0.33% 2.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Average daily rate
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£240 £304 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £260 £75
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +246.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-60.00% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
304 282 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.22% 16.31% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 118 64
Average daily rate £305 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.24% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £187 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £413 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 26 50
Average hourly rate £12.75 £14.88 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.85 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.13 £42.65 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -

Acrobat
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Acrobat across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Acrobat Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Acrobat
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Acrobat Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Acrobat
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Acrobat Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Acrobat
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Acrobat 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 Acrobat.

1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) ClearQuest
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Acrobat 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 Acrobat. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) 3G
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft