The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Adobe Systems, Inc.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe
Rank - - 33
Contract jobs citing Adobe 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 1.16%
As % of the Vendors category - - 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £12.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+200.00% -25.00%
Adobe
North West

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

Vendors Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
169 198 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 54.34% 51.03% 46.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 90 60
Median daily rate £394 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 10
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.30 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £22.50 £19.42
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.93 £17.77 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -1.27%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing Adobe as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Adobe
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Typography

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Typography