The table below looks at the statistics for LiveCycle skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LiveCycle over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe LiveCycle
Rank 89 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LiveCycle 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.13% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.82% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£455 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £250 -
% change year-on-year
+36.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.50 -
LiveCycle
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
244 205 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.21% 16.33% 20.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 106 90
Average daily rate £375 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £263 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 19
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £13.40 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £37.49 £39.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.73% -10.52%

LiveCycle
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LiveCycle across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

LiveCycle Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

LiveCycle
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LiveCycle within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. 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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Vacancies
Salford - 1 £430 -
LiveCycle
North West

LiveCycle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) DSDM
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) V-Model
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Data Services
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum

LiveCycle
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Data Services
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) V-Model
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) DSDM
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe