The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Northamptonshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 37 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Adobe 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.83% - 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 2.73% - 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £307 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £15.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-23.33% -23.07%
Vendors Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
110 64 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 30.47% 27.71% 33.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 30 74
Average daily rate £375 £325 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 6 9
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £16.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Adobe
East Midlands

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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Northampton - 3 £300 -
Brackley - - - - 1
Adobe
East Midlands

Adobe
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (75.00%) InDesign
1 3 (75.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Publishing

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (75.00%) InDesign
1 3 (75.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Designer
2 2 (50.00%) Graphic Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Graphic Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft