The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 103 101 97
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing Adobe 17 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.81% 0.43% 1.01%
As % of the Vendors category 1.54% 0.79% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 13
Average daily rate
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£250 £305 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.03% +22.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £50.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +177.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £20.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-28.39% +12.50%
Adobe
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Vendors Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1105 1007 1056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 52.85% 54.40% 53.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 620 544 504
Average daily rate £347 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £254 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £503 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 84 93
Average hourly rate £25.00 £23.13 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -9.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £12.88 £12.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.46% +2.52%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Adobe
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 Adobe within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
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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
Portsmouth - 6 - - 1
Fareham - 2 - - 1
Winchester - 2 - -
Basingstoke +16 1 £300 +100.00%
Aldershot - - - - 1
Southampton - - - - 2
Waterlooville - - - -
Adobe
South East

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 22 (61.11%) JavaScript
2 17 (47.22%) HTML
2 17 (47.22%) CSS
3 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 15 (41.67%) Security Cleared
4 12 (33.33%) Adobe Captivate
4 12 (33.33%) E-Learning
4 12 (33.33%) XML
4 12 (33.33%) Photoshop
5 11 (30.56%) SC Cleared
6 10 (27.78%) Windows
7 9 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 9 (25.00%) ActionScript
8 8 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
8 8 (22.22%) Graphic Design
9 7 (19.44%) InfoPath
9 7 (19.44%) Windows 7
9 7 (19.44%) Java
9 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
10 6 (16.67%) C
10 6 (16.67%) Flash
10 6 (16.67%) Information Management
10 6 (16.67%) SCORM
10 6 (16.67%) JSON
10 6 (16.67%) ActionScript 2.0
11 5 (13.89%) Time Management
11 5 (13.89%) PaintShop Pro
11 5 (13.89%) Migration
11 5 (13.89%) Client/Server
11 5 (13.89%) Dreamweaver

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 9 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (8.33%) SAS
4 1 (2.78%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 12 (33.33%) Adobe Captivate
2 8 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (19.44%) InfoPath
3 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
4 5 (13.89%) Fireworks
4 5 (13.89%) PaintShop Pro
5 4 (11.11%) Acrobat
6 3 (8.33%) SPSS
6 3 (8.33%) MS Office
7 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
8 1 (2.78%) InDesign
8 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) LAN
2 2 (5.56%) WAN
2 2 (5.56%) DHCP
2 2 (5.56%) VPN
2 2 (5.56%) SAN
2 2 (5.56%) Internet
2 2 (5.56%) 3G
2 2 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) IPsec
3 1 (2.78%) SSL
3 1 (2.78%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (11.11%) Military
2 3 (8.33%) Marketing
2 3 (8.33%) Automotive
3 1 (2.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (61.11%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) E-Learning Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Cloud Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Flash Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Author
4 4 (11.11%) Designer
4 4 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Photoshop Designer
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Developer
5 3 (8.33%) ActionScript Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Author
5 3 (8.33%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Support
6 2 (5.56%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) HTML
1 17 (47.22%) CSS
2 12 (33.33%) XML
3 6 (16.67%) Flash
3 6 (16.67%) JSON
4 3 (8.33%) Ajax
4 3 (8.33%) Adobe AIR
4 3 (8.33%) jQuery
4 3 (8.33%) D-Bus
4 3 (8.33%) .NET
4 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.56%) Web Services
5 2 (5.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.56%) WCF
5 2 (5.56%) JSF
6 1 (2.78%) XHTML
6 1 (2.78%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) E-Learning
2 8 (22.22%) Graphic Design
3 6 (16.67%) SCORM
4 5 (13.89%) Client/Server
5 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 2 (5.56%) Blackberry
6 2 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (5.56%) Open Source
7 1 (2.78%) W3C
7 1 (2.78%) Taxonomies
7 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Windows
2 7 (19.44%) Windows 7
3 4 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.56%) Linux
5 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.67%) Information Management
2 5 (13.89%) Migration
2 5 (13.89%) Time Management
3 4 (11.11%) OOP
4 3 (8.33%) OO
4 3 (8.33%) MVC
4 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (8.33%) Database Marketing
4 3 (8.33%) Customer Insight
5 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.56%) ITSM
6 1 (2.78%) Identity Management
6 1 (2.78%) ITIL
6 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.78%) SOA
6 1 (2.78%) Usability Testing
6 1 (2.78%) Workflow
6 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.78%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (2.78%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) JavaScript
2 9 (25.00%) ActionScript
3 7 (19.44%) Java
4 6 (16.67%) C
4 6 (16.67%) ActionScript 2.0
5 3 (8.33%) ActionScript 3.0
5 3 (8.33%) C#
5 3 (8.33%) C++
5 3 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (2.78%) ECMAScript
6 1 (2.78%) Perl
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (30.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.78%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Backup Exec
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
1 2 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) HP
2 2 (5.56%) Juniper
2 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.56%) Remedy
2 2 (5.56%) McAfee
2 2 (5.56%) VMware
2 2 (5.56%) Blue Coat
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (2.78%) Nintex