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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank - 24 23
Contract jobs citing Adobe 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool - 1.27% 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category - 2.82% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +5.55%
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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
75 71 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 40.32% 44.94% 39.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 47 24
Average daily rate £350 £240 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £493 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 4
Average hourly rate £11.00 £20.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £20.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £20.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -3.84%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 11 (84.62%) Adobe Illustrator
1 11 (84.62%) Photoshop
1 11 (84.62%) Orchard
2 6 (46.15%) Web Design
2 6 (46.15%) jQuery
2 6 (46.15%) HTML5
2 6 (46.15%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (46.15%) CSS
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) PHP
2 6 (46.15%) MySQL
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) MCSE
3 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
3 2 (15.38%) VPN
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
3 2 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (15.38%) Internet
3 2 (15.38%) DSL
3 2 (15.38%) Time Management
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Adobe Illustrator
1 11 (84.62%) Photoshop
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
1 2 (15.38%) VPN
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
1 2 (15.38%) DSL
1 2 (15.38%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Front-End Developer
1 6 (46.15%) Front-End Web Developer
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
1 6 (46.15%) Web Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) IT Support
3 2 (15.38%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) jQuery
1 6 (46.15%) HTML5
1 6 (46.15%) CSS
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Web Design
1 6 (46.15%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (15.38%) Time Management
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
1 6 (46.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) CCNA
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (15.38%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Orchard
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) HP