The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 57 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs citing Adobe 50 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.03% 1.87% 1.84%
As % of the Vendors category 7.18% 4.23% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 15 16
Average daily rate
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£340 £160 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% -46.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £160 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £313 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £15.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -25.00%
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West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
696 449 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 42.13% 44.19% 44.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 455 276 228
Average daily rate £363 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £169 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 10 23
Average hourly rate £20.00 £50.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.20 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £150.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Adobe across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Adobe
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

Adobe Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 55 (85.94%) CSS
2 49 (76.56%) HTML
3 35 (54.69%) JavaScript
4 31 (48.44%) jQuery
5 27 (42.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 26 (40.63%) Java
7 23 (35.94%) User Experience
8 22 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (32.81%) Photoshop
10 20 (31.25%) JSP
11 19 (29.69%) CSS3
11 19 (29.69%) E-Commerce
11 19 (29.69%) Web Design
12 18 (28.13%) SQL
13 16 (25.00%) Information Architecture
14 15 (23.44%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (23.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 13 (20.31%) Apache Solr
15 13 (20.31%) MooTools
15 13 (20.31%) Spring MVC
15 13 (20.31%) Spring
15 13 (20.31%) MVC
15 13 (20.31%) Telecoms
16 12 (18.75%) Configuration Management
16 12 (18.75%) hybris
17 11 (17.19%) Business Analysis
17 11 (17.19%) Integration Testing
17 11 (17.19%) Continuous Improvement
17 11 (17.19%) Build Automation
18 10 (15.63%) HTML5

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 15 (23.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 13 (20.31%) Apache Solr
3 8 (12.50%) Apache
4 4 (6.25%) CMS
5 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (42.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 21 (32.81%) Photoshop
3 5 (7.81%) Acrobat
3 5 (7.81%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (7.81%) Adobe Captivate
4 4 (6.25%) InDesign
5 3 (4.69%) MS Office
6 2 (3.13%) RoboHelp
6 2 (3.13%) FrameMaker
6 2 (3.13%) XMetaL
7 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
7 1 (1.56%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) MySQL
1 5 (7.81%) MongoDB
1 5 (7.81%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Eclipse
2 4 (6.25%) Maven
2 4 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.69%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (20.31%) Telecoms
2 6 (9.38%) Publishing
2 6 (9.38%) Marketing
3 4 (6.25%) Advertising
4 3 (4.69%) Finance
4 3 (4.69%) Interactive Media
5 1 (1.56%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.56%) Billing
5 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 41 (64.06%) Developer
2 20 (31.25%) Designer
3 16 (25.00%) Web Designer
4 14 (21.88%) UX Designer
4 14 (21.88%) UI Developer
5 13 (20.31%) UI Programmer
6 9 (14.06%) Front-End Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.69%) UX Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Author
9 2 (3.13%) Technical Author
9 2 (3.13%) Senior Web Developer
10 1 (1.56%) E-Learning Developer
10 1 (1.56%) Photoshop Designer
10 1 (1.56%) .NET Developer
10 1 (1.56%) Content Manager
10 1 (1.56%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (85.94%) CSS
2 49 (76.56%) HTML
3 31 (48.44%) jQuery
4 20 (31.25%) JSP
5 19 (29.69%) CSS3
6 13 (20.31%) Spring
6 13 (20.31%) Spring MVC
6 13 (20.31%) MooTools
7 10 (15.63%) HTML5
7 10 (15.63%) J2EE
8 7 (10.94%) XML
8 7 (10.94%) OSGi
9 6 (9.38%) Sass
10 5 (7.81%) XSL
10 5 (7.81%) XHTML
11 4 (6.25%) LESS
12 1 (1.56%) AngularJS
12 1 (1.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (1.56%) WinForms
12 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (35.94%) User Experience
2 4 (6.25%) E-Learning
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) W3C
4 1 (1.56%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) UNIX
1 4 (6.25%) Windows
1 4 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (29.69%) Web Design
2 19 (29.69%) E-Commerce
3 16 (25.00%) Information Architecture
4 15 (23.44%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (20.31%) MVC
6 12 (18.75%) Configuration Management
7 11 (17.19%) Business Analysis
7 11 (17.19%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (17.19%) Build Automation
7 11 (17.19%) Integration Testing
8 9 (14.06%) Content Management
9 6 (9.38%) TDD
9 6 (9.38%) SEO
10 4 (6.25%) E-business
10 4 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (6.25%) Mobile Development
10 4 (6.25%) Analytics
11 3 (4.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (54.69%) JavaScript
2 26 (40.63%) Java
3 18 (28.13%) SQL
4 1 (1.56%) VB
4 1 (1.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (1.56%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 12 (18.75%) hybris
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.56%) Quark
3 1 (1.56%) SAP