The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Kent region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 35 41 38
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing Adobe 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.44% 0.29% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.92% 0.58% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £15.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-23.33% -23.07%
Vendors Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
109 171 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 47.60% 49.42% 50.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 91 93
Average daily rate £388 £300 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £184 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £54.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Adobe
South East

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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Canterbury - - - -
Dartford - - - - 1
Maidstone - - - -
Sittingbourne - - - -
Adobe
South East

Adobe
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Acrobat
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) InDesign
1 1 (100.00%) Data Entry

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Acrobat
1 1 (100.00%) InDesign
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Entry