The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe
Rank 144 142 106
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -36
Contract jobs citing Adobe 16 32 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.45% 0.71% 1.02%
As % of the Vendors category 0.99% 1.76% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 13
Median daily rate £375 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £182 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £565 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
- +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £22.20 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +47.96%
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 West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1613 1814 1519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.72% 40.52% 47.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 949 1045 819
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £231 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 92 106
Median hourly rate £20.73 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.63% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.02 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Adobe
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 across the North West region.

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Adobe
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Adobe Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Adobe
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 across the North West region.

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Adobe
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 30 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
Manchester -28 11 £375 +1.35% 9
Cheshire +4 5 £363 +93.33% 4
Adobe
England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 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 West region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 21 (52.50%) HTML
2 19 (47.50%) CSS
2 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (42.50%) User Experience
4 15 (37.50%) E-Commerce
5 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
6 12 (30.00%) HTML5
7 11 (27.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 10 (25.00%) CSS3
8 10 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 8 (20.00%) Front End Development
9 8 (20.00%) Wireframes
9 8 (20.00%) Prototyping
10 7 (17.50%) Java
10 7 (17.50%) Photoshop
10 7 (17.50%) Content Management
10 7 (17.50%) Web Development
11 6 (15.00%) Degree
11 6 (15.00%) jQuery
11 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
11 6 (15.00%) TDD
11 6 (15.00%) MS Office
11 6 (15.00%) PHP
11 6 (15.00%) XML
11 6 (15.00%) AngularJS
12 5 (12.50%) Grunt
12 5 (12.50%) gulp
12 5 (12.50%) Digital Media
12 5 (12.50%) CMS
12 5 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (12.50%) CMS
3 2 (5.00%) Marvel
3 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 7 (17.50%) Photoshop
3 6 (15.00%) MS Office
4 5 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (7.50%) 3ds Max
5 3 (7.50%) Fireworks
5 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
6 2 (5.00%) Acrobat
6 2 (5.00%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (5.00%) Adobe Captivate
6 2 (5.00%) InDesign
6 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (5.00%) Pixate
7 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
7 1 (2.50%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 3 (7.50%) Google Analytics
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.00%) GitHub
3 1 (2.50%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.50%) Silverpop
3 1 (2.50%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Network Security
2 1 (2.50%) FTP
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) TETRA
2 1 (2.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.50%) Informix
2 1 (2.50%) MS Access
2 1 (2.50%) QlikView
2 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.50%) Grunt
2 5 (12.50%) gulp
3 3 (7.50%) Axure RP
3 3 (7.50%) JIRA
4 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.50%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (2.50%) Introscope
4 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.50%) JUnit
4 1 (2.50%) Mockito
4 1 (2.50%) PhpStorm
4 1 (2.50%) Selenium
4 1 (2.50%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (10.00%) Multimedia
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Military
3 1 (2.50%) Games
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Developer
2 13 (32.50%) Designer
3 9 (22.50%) UX Designer
4 7 (17.50%) HTML Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Angular Developer
6 4 (10.00%) UI Designer
7 3 (7.50%) Digital Designer
7 3 (7.50%) Multimedia Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Agile Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Delivery Project Manager
8 2 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Lead Project Manager
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Designer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior UX Designer
8 2 (5.00%) UI Developer
8 2 (5.00%) UI/UX Designer
8 2 (5.00%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (52.50%) HTML
2 19 (47.50%) CSS
3 12 (30.00%) HTML5
4 10 (25.00%) CSS3
5 6 (15.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (15.00%) jQuery
5 6 (15.00%) XML
6 4 (10.00%) Ajax
6 4 (10.00%) XHTML
7 3 (7.50%) Flash
7 3 (7.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (5.00%) .NET
8 2 (5.00%) DOM
8 2 (5.00%) Framer.js
8 2 (5.00%) Gherkin
9 1 (2.50%) J2EE
9 1 (2.50%) JDBC
9 1 (2.50%) Servlets
9 1 (2.50%) Web Services
9 1 (2.50%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (42.50%) User Experience
2 5 (12.50%) Digital Media
3 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.00%) New Media
4 2 (5.00%) Social Media
4 2 (5.00%) Web 2.0
5 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.50%) Economics
5 1 (2.50%) e-Learning
5 1 (2.50%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.50%) NHS
5 1 (2.50%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Android
1 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 8 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 8 (20.00%) Prototyping
3 8 (20.00%) Wireframes
4 7 (17.50%) Content Management
4 7 (17.50%) Web Development
5 6 (15.00%) TDD
6 4 (10.00%) Analytics
6 4 (10.00%) ERP
6 4 (10.00%) Rapid Prototyping
6 4 (10.00%) SEO
7 3 (7.50%) CRM
7 3 (7.50%) OO
7 3 (7.50%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.00%) Automated Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Migration
8 2 (5.00%) Scrum
8 2 (5.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (17.50%) Java
3 6 (15.00%) PHP
4 3 (7.50%) SQL
5 2 (5.00%) Apple Swift
5 2 (5.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Autodesk
2 3 (7.50%) Google
3 2 (5.00%) IBM
3 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.50%) Assembla
4 1 (2.50%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.50%) Compuware
4 1 (2.50%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) Perforce
4 1 (2.50%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) Tableau
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago