The table below looks at the statistics for Acrobat skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Acrobat over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Acrobat
Rank - - 136
Contract jobs citing Acrobat 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.032%
As % of the Applications category - - 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £283 £190 £270
% change year-on-year
+48.68% -29.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
360 284 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 11.10% 10.10% 10.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 106 124
Average daily rate £300 £310 £291
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £198 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 57 46
Average hourly rate £15.40 £15.25 £15.23
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.98% +0.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.35 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.80 £31.56 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.32 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -6.45%

Acrobat
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Acrobat across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Acrobat Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Acrobat
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Acrobat Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Acrobat
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Acrobat Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Acrobat
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Acrobat within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - - - -
Cheshire - - - - 1
Acrobat
England