The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe
South East / Kent
Rank 19 50 43
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -7
Contract jobs citing Adobe 25 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 9.43% 0.27% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 19.23% 0.64% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 1
Median daily rate £350 £320 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +28.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+12.69% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £25.75 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-16.50% +54.00%

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

Vendors Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
130 157 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 49.06% 41.76% 52.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 120 95
Median daily rate £350 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £195 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £460 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Median hourly rate £27.38 £11.46 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.91% +27.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing Adobe as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Adobe
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe across the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Adobe Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Adobe
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
Folkestone - 3 £350 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £218 - 1
Maidstone - 1 - -
West Malling - 1 - -
Adobe
South East

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Kent region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 20 (74.07%) Web Analytics
1 20 (74.07%) Analytics
2 18 (66.67%) Marketing
3 17 (62.96%) Google
3 17 (62.96%) Google Tag Manager
4 15 (55.56%) Regular Expression
4 15 (55.56%) Adobe Campaign
5 14 (51.85%) HTML
6 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
7 11 (40.74%) HTTP
8 9 (33.33%) Linux
8 9 (33.33%) jQuery
8 9 (33.33%) Digital Media
8 9 (33.33%) Mobile App
9 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (29.63%) Tag Management
9 8 (29.63%) Data Governance
9 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
9 8 (29.63%) MS Access
9 8 (29.63%) Cognos
9 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce
10 7 (25.93%) Data Management
11 6 (22.22%) Multivariate Testing
11 6 (22.22%) Behavioural Targeting
12 5 (18.52%) Customer Insight
13 4 (14.81%) Photoshop
13 4 (14.81%) Finance
13 4 (14.81%) Adobe Illustrator
13 4 (14.81%) InDesign
14 3 (11.11%) Tealeaf

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.81%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (14.81%) InDesign
2 4 (14.81%) Photoshop
3 2 (7.41%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (7.41%) Adobe Premiere
3 2 (7.41%) Edge Animate
4 1 (3.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 15 (55.56%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 17 (62.96%) Google Tag Manager
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (7.41%) Axure RP
2 2 (7.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 18 (66.67%) Marketing
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Web Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Web Manager
3 8 (29.63%) Analytics Manager
3 8 (29.63%) JavaScript Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) Web Analytics Manager
4 5 (18.52%) Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Designer
5 4 (14.81%) Web Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Digital Designer
6 2 (7.41%) UX Designer
6 2 (7.41%) Web Analytics Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Artworker
7 1 (3.70%) Campaign Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Digital Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Integration Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) IT Manager
7 1 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Marketing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) Regular Expression
2 14 (51.85%) HTML
3 9 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (11.11%) CSS
5 1 (3.70%) CSS3
5 1 (3.70%) HTML5
5 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Digital Media
1 9 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Analytics
1 20 (74.07%) Web Analytics
2 8 (29.63%) Data Governance
2 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce
2 8 (29.63%) Tag Management
3 7 (25.93%) Data Management
4 6 (22.22%) Behavioural Targeting
4 6 (22.22%) Multivariate Testing
5 5 (18.52%) Customer Insight
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.41%) Brand Management
6 2 (7.41%) Usability Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Wireframes
7 1 (3.70%) Campaign Management
7 1 (3.70%) Prototyping
7 1 (3.70%) Scrum
7 1 (3.70%) Typography
7 1 (3.70%) User Stories
7 1 (3.70%) Web Design
7 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Google
2 8 (29.63%) Cognos
3 3 (11.11%) Tealeaf
4 1 (3.70%) Omniture
4 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com