The first table below looks at the demand for LiveCycle skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LiveCycle over the 3 months to 15 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe LiveCycle
Rank - - 399
Contract jobs citing LiveCycle 0 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - - 0.050%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Average daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 - £40.00
Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4298 3914 4428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.59% 17.97% 15.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2937 2520 2683
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 127 122
Average hourly rate £19.50 £21.34 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.60% +6.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £135.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -5.12%
LiveCycle
England

LiveCycle
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LiveCycle across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LiveCycle within the London region over the 3 months to 15 April 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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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
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LiveCycle
England

LiveCycle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing LiveCycle 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 LiveCycle.

1 4 (100.00%) Adobe
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) DSDM
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) V-Model
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) MS Project
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Information Architecture

LiveCycle
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing LiveCycle 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 LiveCycle. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (25.00%) Flexmojos
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Flex Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Parsley
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Cairngorm
3 1 (25.00%) PureMVC
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) DSDM
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) V-Model
3 2 (50.00%) Information Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Process Management
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft