The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 28 May 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.

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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 57 47 50
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Contract jobs citing Adobe 8 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.05% 1.75% 2.46%
As % of the Vendors category 1.85% 3.41% 5.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 14
Average daily rate
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£263 £291 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.87% -27.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £278 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £304 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £285 £300
% change year-on-year
+14.03% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -16.66%
Adobe
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
432 352 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 56.62% 51.24% 46.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 158 140
Average daily rate £360 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 29 15
Average hourly rate £14.43 £21.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.30% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.08 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Adobe
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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
Rickmansworth - 2 - -
Watford -5 1 - - 1
Welwyn Garden City -6 1 - - 1
Stevenage - 1 £263 -
Adobe
East of England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (33.33%) Sass
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (22.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) CRM
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) Legal
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) Retail
6 1 (11.11%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (11.11%) Content Management
6 1 (11.11%) Ajax
6 1 (11.11%) Graphic Design
6 1 (11.11%) Animation
6 1 (11.11%) Video Editing
6 1 (11.11%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (11.11%) jQuery
6 1 (11.11%) E-Learning
6 1 (11.11%) Teradata
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) HTML5
6 1 (11.11%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (11.11%) CSS3
6 1 (11.11%) Tableau
6 1 (11.11%) Motion Graphics

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (22.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Captivate
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (22.22%) Legal
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) CSS Developer
2 3 (33.33%) HTML Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) E-Learning Developer
4 1 (11.11%) MI Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Report Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) UI Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Graphic Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) UI Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) Sass
4 1 (11.11%) Ajax
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Graphic Design
1 1 (11.11%) Animation
1 1 (11.11%) Video Editing
1 1 (11.11%) E-Learning
1 1 (11.11%) Motion Graphics
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Content Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Campaign Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Teradata
1 1 (11.11%) Tableau