The table below looks at the statistics for LiveCycle skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LiveCycle over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe LiveCycle
England / London
Rank 392 397 392
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing LiveCycle 4 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.039% 0.014%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.11% 0.24% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Median daily rate £416 £320 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.84% -26.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £275 £427
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £370 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate - £125 £475
% change year-on-year
- -73.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
3671 3387 3671
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.96% 16.50% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2526 2299 2564
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 50 76
Median hourly rate £23.00 £26.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £21.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.84%

LiveCycle
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

LiveCycle Jobs Demand Trend in London

LiveCycle
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

LiveCycle Daily Rate Trend in London

LiveCycle
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

LiveCycle Hourly Rate Trend in London

LiveCycle
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 LiveCycle within the London region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
City of London -4 3 £411 +12.60%
Greenwich - 1 £420 -
LiveCycle
England

LiveCycle
Top 20 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing LiveCycle 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 LiveCycle.

1 6 (100.00%) Adobe
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) SAP
3 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 4 (66.67%) System Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) SOA
5 1 (16.67%) ECMAScript
5 1 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (16.67%) ITSM
5 1 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
5 1 (16.67%) Static Code Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Defect Tracking

LiveCycle
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:

Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Functional Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) SAP Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) SAP Functional Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) LiveCycle Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SOA Developer
3 1 (16.67%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 4 (66.67%) System Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Static Code Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) ECMAScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Adobe
2 4 (66.67%) SAP