The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe
Rank 107 81 71
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -10
Contract jobs citing Adobe 2 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.15% 0.55% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 1.30% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £388 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
- +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £14.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £12.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+83.33% -25.00%
Adobe
England

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

Vendors Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
737 462 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 53.64% 42.08% 43.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 251 168
Median daily rate £320 £358 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.48% +2.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £560 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 34 32
Median hourly rate £28.00 £25.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.73% -6.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £12.35 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £38.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Adobe
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -31 2 £388 -8.82% 1
Adobe
England

Adobe
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 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 North East region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (66.67%) InDesign
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
1 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Social Media
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (33.33%) Typography

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (66.67%) InDesign
1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum Master
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Typography
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM