The table below looks at the statistics for Adobe Captivate 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 Adobe Captivate over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Captivate
Rank 166 163 139
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -24
Contract jobs citing Adobe Captivate 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.099% 0.051% 0.032%
As % of the Applications category 0.98% 0.42% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £275 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £269 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -17.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £47.33 £47.33 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.33 £47.33 £11.00
% change year-on-year
- +330.27%
Adobe Captivate
England

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
410 471 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 10.19% 12.04% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 198 184
Average daily rate £366 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £180 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 63 53
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -7.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.01 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £35.00 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

Adobe Captivate
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Adobe Captivate Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Adobe Captivate
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Adobe Captivate Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Adobe Captivate
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Adobe Captivate Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Adobe Captivate
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 Adobe Captivate within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Lancashire +5 3 £275 -
Manchester -8 1 £275 -31.25%
Adobe Captivate
England

Adobe Captivate
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Adobe Captivate 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 Captivate.

1 6 (100.00%) Adobe
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) ERP
2 5 (83.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (83.33%) SCORM
2 5 (83.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (83.33%) Learning Management System
3 4 (66.67%) Infor
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) Photoshop
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (33.33%) e-Learning
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
5 1 (16.67%) Content Management
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (16.67%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (16.67%) Infor LN
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) Acrobat
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint

Adobe Captivate
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Adobe Captivate 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 Captivate. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
1 5 (83.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (66.67%) Photoshop
3 1 (16.67%) Acrobat
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Infor LN
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) SuccessFactors
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Author
2 1 (16.67%) e-Learning Developer
2 1 (16.67%) ERP Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Learning Management System
1 5 (83.33%) SCORM
2 2 (33.33%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ERP
1 5 (83.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Adobe
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Infor