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

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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 48 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing Adobe 23 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.72% 0.65% -
As % of the Vendors category 5.57% 1.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 0
Average daily rate
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£320 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-7.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £25.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-33.12% +85.18%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
413 333 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 48.82% 43.25% 47.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 174 91
Average daily rate £325 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £248 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 31
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £10.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +32.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £15.00 £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Adobe across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Adobe
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Adobe Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Adobe 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 Adobe.

1 21 (63.64%) HTML
1 21 (63.64%) CSS
2 19 (57.58%) jQuery
2 19 (57.58%) HTML5
3 18 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 16 (48.48%) Photoshop
4 16 (48.48%) CSS3
4 16 (48.48%) Adobe CQ
5 15 (45.45%) CMS
6 14 (42.42%) Content Management
7 11 (33.33%) Sass
8 10 (30.30%) Backbone.js
8 10 (30.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 10 (30.30%) W3C
9 9 (27.27%) OOP
9 9 (27.27%) User Experience
9 9 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (24.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 8 (24.24%) Finance
11 7 (21.21%) Adobe Illustrator
11 7 (21.21%) Banking
12 4 (12.12%) Ajax
12 4 (12.12%) .NET
12 4 (12.12%) OmniGraffle
12 4 (12.12%) Axure RP
13 3 (9.09%) Change Control
13 3 (9.09%) Digital Media
13 3 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
13 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Adobe 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 Adobe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (48.48%) Adobe CQ
2 15 (45.45%) CMS
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (48.48%) Photoshop
2 8 (24.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (21.21%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (12.12%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) LDAP
1 1 (3.03%) X.500
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.03%) Grunt
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Automotive
4 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Developer
2 14 (42.42%) Front-End Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Designer
4 6 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (12.12%) UX Designer
6 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Release Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Visual Designer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Digital Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Digital Designer
7 1 (3.03%) Systems Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Project Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (63.64%) HTML
1 21 (63.64%) CSS
2 19 (57.58%) jQuery
2 19 (57.58%) HTML5
3 16 (48.48%) CSS3
4 11 (33.33%) Sass
5 10 (30.30%) Backbone.js
5 10 (30.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (12.12%) Ajax
6 4 (12.12%) .NET
7 3 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
8 2 (6.06%) Semantic HTML
8 2 (6.06%) DOM
9 1 (3.03%) XHTML
9 1 (3.03%) SAML
9 1 (3.03%) Middleware
9 1 (3.03%) SOAP
9 1 (3.03%) Web Services
9 1 (3.03%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) W3C
2 9 (27.27%) User Experience
3 3 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 3 (9.09%) Social Media
3 3 (9.09%) Digital Media
4 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.03%) New Media
5 1 (3.03%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Content Management
2 9 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (27.27%) OOP
3 3 (9.09%) Change Management
3 3 (9.09%) Change Control
3 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.06%) Analytics
4 2 (6.06%) Time Management
4 2 (6.06%) Web Analytics
4 2 (6.06%) Project Management
5 1 (3.03%) UML
5 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.03%) OO
5 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.03%) EAI
5 1 (3.03%) SOA
5 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.03%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.03%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Google
2 1 (3.03%) Maxymiser
2 1 (3.03%) ClickTale
2 1 (3.03%) IBM
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) DoubleClick