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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 30 June 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Adobe Systems, Inc.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe
Rank 50 62 51
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Contract jobs citing Adobe 9 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.41% 0.74% 1.31%
As % of the Vendors category 2.82% 1.39% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Median daily rate £184 £269 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.62% -28.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £13.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+92.30% -
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
319 433 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.08% 53.39% 49.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 208 144
Median daily rate £423 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £296 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 34 30
Median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.20 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £37.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+15.24% +7.19%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Adobe as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Welwyn Garden City +5 2 - - 1
Borehamwood - 2 £184 -
Watford +12 1 - - 2
Stevenage +2 1 £150 -42.85% 1
Rickmansworth - 1 - -
Adobe
East of England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 8 (57.14%) Photoshop
2 7 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (28.57%) Web Design
3 4 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (28.57%) User Experience
4 3 (21.43%) InDesign
5 2 (14.29%) Retail
5 2 (14.29%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (14.29%) Marketing
5 2 (14.29%) Graphic Design
5 2 (14.29%) Animation
5 2 (14.29%) Copywriting
5 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) B2B
5 2 (14.29%) B2C
5 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) Social Media
6 1 (7.14%) CSS3
6 1 (7.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) Software Asset Management
6 1 (7.14%) Software Licensing
6 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (7.14%) SEO
6 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
6 1 (7.14%) Xcode

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (7.14%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Photoshop
2 4 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (21.43%) InDesign
4 2 (14.29%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (7.14%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (7.14%) CINEMA 4D
5 1 (7.14%) MS Office
5 1 (7.14%) QuarkXPress
5 1 (7.14%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
1 1 (7.14%) Kerberos
1 1 (7.14%) Skype
1 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (7.14%) Xcode
General
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Designer
2 3 (21.43%) Graphic Designer
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Photoshop Designer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Designer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Graphic Designer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Photoshop Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Author
4 1 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.14%) Front End Web Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Graduate
4 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Mac Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Software Licensing Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Web Author
4 1 (7.14%) Web Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) CSS
1 7 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) CSS3
2 1 (7.14%) Flash
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) Animation
2 2 (14.29%) Copywriting
2 2 (14.29%) Graphic Design
2 2 (14.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
1 4 (28.57%) Web Design
2 2 (14.29%) B2B
2 2 (14.29%) B2C
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.14%) Business Development
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) SEO
3 1 (7.14%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (7.14%) Software Licensing
3 1 (7.14%) Texturing
3 1 (7.14%) Typography
3 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Casper Suite
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Cognos
2 1 (7.14%) Quark
2 1 (7.14%) TIBCO