The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe
Rank 34 29 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Contract jobs citing Adobe 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.43% 0.48% 0.81%
As % of the Vendors category 0.74% 0.85% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £100 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £309 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.72% +1.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £16.72 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -33.12%
Adobe
Merseyside

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

Vendors Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
136 118 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 58.62% 57.00% 56.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 52 36
Average daily rate £400 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £149 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £515 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 2
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.42 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.85% -24.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Adobe
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) iPad
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) ATL
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 (100.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Producer
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing