The table below looks at the statistics for RoboHelp 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 RoboHelp over the 3 months to 29 August 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe RoboHelp
Rank 411 429 406
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -23
Contract jobs citing RoboHelp 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.012% 0.008% 0.004%
As % of the Applications category 0.11% 0.068% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£425 £200 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £250
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.00
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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
2813 2945 3311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.56% 11.77% 12.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1843 1856 2108
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £185 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 168 231
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.08 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.70 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.29%

RoboHelp
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RoboHelp across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

RoboHelp Jobs Demand Trend in London

RoboHelp
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

RoboHelp Daily Rate Trend in London

RoboHelp
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

RoboHelp Hourly Rate Trend in London

RoboHelp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing RoboHelp 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 RoboHelp.

1 10 (71.43%) HTML
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 9 (64.29%) E-Learning
3 8 (57.14%) Banking
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (42.86%) Adobe
5 6 (42.86%) Windows
5 6 (42.86%) Documentum
5 6 (42.86%) FileNet
5 6 (42.86%) Document Management
5 6 (42.86%) Investment Banking
5 6 (42.86%) Adobe Captivate
6 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
6 5 (35.71%) IBM
6 5 (35.71%) MS Office
6 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
7 4 (28.57%) Intranet
7 4 (28.57%) Content Management
8 3 (21.43%) Publishing
8 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (14.29%) XHTML
9 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
9 2 (14.29%) CSS
9 2 (14.29%) XML
10 1 (7.14%) Linux
10 1 (7.14%) MCT
10 1 (7.14%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (7.14%) SAP
10 1 (7.14%) Oracle

RoboHelp
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing RoboHelp 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 RoboHelp. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) Documentum
1 6 (42.86%) FileNet
2 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
3 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Adobe Captivate
2 5 (35.71%) MS Office
3 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Intranet
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) Banking
3 6 (42.86%) Investment Banking
4 3 (21.43%) Publishing
5 1 (7.14%) Marketing
5 1 (7.14%) Electronics
5 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 1 (7.14%) Law
5 1 (7.14%) Legal
5 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Trainer
1 8 (57.14%) IT Trainer
2 6 (42.86%) Author
2 6 (42.86%) Technical Author
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Writer
4 1 (7.14%) Training Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Technical Author
4 1 (7.14%) IT Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) E-Learning
2 1 (7.14%) DTV
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Document Management
2 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Content Management
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Requirements Management
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCT
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Adobe
3 5 (35.71%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (7.14%) SAP