The table below looks at the statistics for Acrobat skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Acrobat over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Acrobat
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Acrobat 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - -
As % of the Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £165 £143 -
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £16.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-38.46% -27.77%
Acrobat
North West

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

Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
135 204 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 7.39% 11.26% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 109 108
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £174 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 15
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £9.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £18.30 £27.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.22%

Acrobat
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Acrobat Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Acrobat
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Acrobat Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Acrobat
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Acrobat Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Acrobat
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Acrobat.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Author
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Author
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe