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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 24 November 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank - 39 37
Contract jobs citing Adobe 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 0.34% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.68% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £263
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +26.66%
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 Kent region.

Vendors Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
161 148 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 57.09% 49.83% 49.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 75 87
Average daily rate £375 £390 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.72% +42.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £260 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 37
Average hourly rate £22.50 £11.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.54% -42.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £10.50 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.94 £17.25 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.15 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.02% -5.40%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Adobe across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 November 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
Canterbury - - - - 1
Maidstone - - - - 2
Tunbridge Wells - - - - 1
Adobe
South East

Adobe
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Acrobat
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 1 (50.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) Acrobat
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
1 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft