The table below looks at the statistics for Acrobat skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Acrobat over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Acrobat
Rank 422 411 402
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Contract jobs citing Acrobat 6 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.028% 0.086% 0.065%
As % of the Applications category 0.28% 0.73% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 3
Median daily rate £385 £275 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -12.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £154 £320 £298
% change year-on-year
-51.87% +7.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £20.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £26.84 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-36.64% +73.12%
Acrobat
England

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

Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
2146 2733 2670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.93% 11.70% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1498 1781 1705
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 156 176
Median hourly rate £16.75 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.47% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.25 £33.90 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

Acrobat
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Acrobat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

Acrobat Jobs Demand Trend in London

Acrobat
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Acrobat Daily Rate Trend in London

Acrobat
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Acrobat Hourly Rate Trend in London

Acrobat
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Acrobat within the London region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Uxbridge - 1 £400 -
Acrobat
England

Acrobat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Acrobat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Acrobat.

1 9 (81.82%) Adobe
2 7 (63.64%) Photoshop
2 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
3 6 (54.55%) MS Office
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
6 3 (27.27%) e-Learning
6 3 (27.27%) Content Management
6 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (27.27%) Marketing
6 3 (27.27%) Degree
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) Content Development
6 3 (27.27%) Moodle
7 2 (18.18%) WordPress
7 2 (18.18%) Android
7 2 (18.18%) Web Design
7 2 (18.18%) Document Management
7 2 (18.18%) HTML5
7 2 (18.18%) Social Media
7 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
7 2 (18.18%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (18.18%) Time Management
7 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
7 2 (18.18%) CMS
7 2 (18.18%) Finance
7 2 (18.18%) Law
7 2 (18.18%) Legal
7 2 (18.18%) Dreamweaver

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) Moodle
2 2 (18.18%) CMS
2 2 (18.18%) WordPress
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
1 7 (63.64%) Photoshop
2 6 (54.55%) MS Office
3 5 (45.45%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (18.18%) Adobe Captivate
5 2 (18.18%) Fireworks
6 1 (9.09%) 3ds Max
6 1 (9.09%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (9.09%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (9.09%) AutoCAD
6 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (27.27%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Law
2 2 (18.18%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (9.09%) Publishing
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Designer
2 2 (18.18%) Author
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Author
2 2 (18.18%) UI Designer
3 1 (9.09%) 3D Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) e-Learning Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Instructional Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile UI Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Writer
3 1 (9.09%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) e-Learning
2 2 (18.18%) Social Media
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Android
2 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
3 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (27.27%) Content Development
1 3 (27.27%) Content Management
2 2 (18.18%) Document Management
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Time Management
2 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
2 2 (18.18%) Web Design
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing Strategy
3 1 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (9.09%) People Management
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Wireframes
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
1 2 (18.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) GCP
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Adobe
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Aprimo