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 April 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe
Rank 53 58 52
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing Adobe 5 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.70% 0.78% 1.86%
As % of the Vendors category 1.39% 1.37% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate £200 £231 £341
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% -32.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £313 £303
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +3.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +39.13%
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
359 366 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.14% 56.74% 54.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 176 171
Average daily rate £425 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £288 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 23
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.85 £23.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.45% -37.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.89 £9.08 £10.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £23.05 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%

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 April 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
Welwyn Garden City -5 1 - -
Adobe
East of England

Adobe
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 5 (71.43%) Photoshop
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (14.29%) InDesign
4 1 (14.29%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Licensing
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (14.29%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Business Development
4 1 (14.29%) Graphic Design
4 1 (14.29%) Animation
4 1 (14.29%) SCCM
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Flash
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Quark
4 1 (14.29%) QuarkXPress

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Photoshop
2 2 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (14.29%) CINEMA 4D
3 1 (14.29%) InDesign
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) QuarkXPress
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Designer
2 2 (28.57%) Front End Web Designer
2 2 (28.57%) Web Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate
3 1 (14.29%) Graphic Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Licensing Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) CSS3
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Animation
1 1 (14.29%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) Business Development
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Licensing
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Quark
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