The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 23 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.

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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 19 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Adobe 22 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.82% - 0.66%
As % of the Vendors category 15.83% - 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 2
Average daily rate
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£442 - £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £318
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +11.76%
Adobe
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
139 82 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 36.77% 29.50% 35.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 38 47
Average daily rate £365 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £193 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 12
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £11.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £18.90 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -5.10%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Adobe
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Adobe Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Adobe
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
(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
Northampton - 19 £455 - 1
Brackley - 3 £315 - 1
Adobe
East Midlands

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 25 (100.00%) CSS
2 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (84.00%) CSS3
3 19 (76.00%) Photoshop
4 18 (72.00%) Sass
5 17 (68.00%) OO
6 16 (64.00%) User Experience
7 15 (60.00%) Mobile App
7 15 (60.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 15 (60.00%) LESS
7 15 (60.00%) Backbone.js
7 15 (60.00%) REST
7 15 (60.00%) JSON
7 15 (60.00%) Ajax
8 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (52.00%) Finance
9 10 (40.00%) CMS
9 10 (40.00%) Banking
10 9 (36.00%) HTML
11 7 (28.00%) Waterfall
11 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
12 6 (24.00%) HTML5
13 5 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (20.00%) Java
13 5 (20.00%) QA
14 4 (16.00%) Adobe Illustrator
14 4 (16.00%) LAMP
14 4 (16.00%) jQuery
14 4 (16.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 3 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 10 (40.00%) CMS
2 3 (12.00%) Joomla!
2 3 (12.00%) Drupal
2 3 (12.00%) WordPress
3 2 (8.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 19 (76.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (16.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (16.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (4.00%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) WebTrends
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.00%) Axure RP
General
1 13 (52.00%) Finance
2 10 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) UI Developer
2 10 (40.00%) UI Programmer
3 5 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (16.00%) UI Designer
4 4 (16.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Designer
5 2 (8.00%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (4.00%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Interface Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) CSS
2 21 (84.00%) CSS3
3 18 (72.00%) Sass
4 15 (60.00%) LESS
4 15 (60.00%) Backbone.js
4 15 (60.00%) REST
4 15 (60.00%) Ajax
4 15 (60.00%) JSON
5 9 (36.00%) HTML
6 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
7 6 (24.00%) HTML5
8 5 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (16.00%) jQuery
9 4 (16.00%) LAMP
10 3 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (8.00%) OOCSS
11 2 (8.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 16 (64.00%) User Experience
2 15 (60.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) OO
2 15 (60.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (28.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (12.00%) Web Development
5 3 (12.00%) Web Design
6 2 (8.00%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (8.00%) Ruby
4 1 (4.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Twitter
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