The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 32 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Adobe 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.51% 0.32% -
As % of the Vendors category 4.43% 0.98% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £18.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.16%
Adobe
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
158 102 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 56.63% 32.59% 47.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 42 44
Average daily rate £325 £275 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £119 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 15 28
Average hourly rate £23.00 £28.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% +24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.22 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £44.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Adobe
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Leicester - 1 - - 1
Adobe
East Midlands

Adobe
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (62.50%) FrameMaker
1 5 (62.50%) Automotive
1 5 (62.50%) Manufacturing
1 5 (62.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) XSL
3 1 (12.50%) XHTML
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
3 1 (12.50%) CMS
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Sling
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Content Management
3 1 (12.50%) Local Government
3 1 (12.50%) Java EE
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) OSGi
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (25.00%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (12.50%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) FrameMaker
1 5 (62.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
General
1 5 (62.50%) Automotive
1 5 (62.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Author
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Author
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) XSL
2 1 (12.50%) XHTML
2 1 (12.50%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Sling
2 1 (12.50%) Java EE
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) OSGi
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree