The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe LiveCycle
Rank 421 408 411
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Contract jobs citing LiveCycle 3 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.013% 0.017% 0.013%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.065% 0.093% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Average daily rate
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£188 £383 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.98% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £358 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £393 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £250 £400
% change year-on-year
+72.00% -37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
4647 4280 4163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 19.92% 18.68% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3157 2878 2656
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 74 143
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 £45.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Adobe
2 2 (40.00%) Exstream
2 2 (40.00%) Exstream Dialogue
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) UX Design
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) VBA
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) XSD
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) EMC
2 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (40.00%) XML Schema
2 2 (40.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager

LiveCycle
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Exstream Dialogue
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) XSD
1 2 (40.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (40.00%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) EMC