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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Acrobat
Rank 115 122 97
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -25
Contract jobs citing Acrobat 3 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.16% 0.050% 0.41%
As % of the Applications category 1.18% 0.34% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Average daily rate £306 £240 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% -21.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £130 £270 £260
% change year-on-year
-51.85% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.25 £15.00 £63.75
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -76.47%
Acrobat
South East

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
255 291 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 13.58% 14.51% 16.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 153 122
Average daily rate £335 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.51% -7.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £168 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £451 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 27 22
Average hourly rate £18.75 £12.75 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% -13.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £10.68 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £27.81 £43.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.10 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+11.03% -3.33%

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
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Acrobat within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook - 1 £306 -
Acrobat
South East

Acrobat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (50.00%) Lync
3 2 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Apple
3 2 (50.00%) C
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) Remedy
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) PaintShop Pro
3 2 (50.00%) ITSM
3 2 (50.00%) Military
4 1 (25.00%) Degree

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Lync
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (50.00%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) 3G
2 1 (25.00%) 4G
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Support Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe
2 2 (50.00%) Apple
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Remedy
3 1 (25.00%) VMware