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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 39 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Adobe 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.74% 0.33% -
As % of the Vendors category 4.73% 1.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Average daily rate
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£420 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-7.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £25.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-33.12% +85.18%
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
169 82 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 36.66% 27.42% 32.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 28 30
Average daily rate £420 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.40% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £153 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 3
Average hourly rate £16.75 £14.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.51% +7.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 27 February 2015. 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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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 -2 7 £420 +40.00% 3
Brackley - - - -
Adobe
East Midlands

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 21 (91.30%) CSS
2 20 (86.96%) JavaScript
3 16 (69.57%) Photoshop
3 16 (69.57%) OO
3 16 (69.57%) Ajax
3 16 (69.57%) JSON
3 16 (69.57%) REST
3 16 (69.57%) CSS3
3 16 (69.57%) Backbone.js
3 16 (69.57%) LESS
4 14 (60.87%) Sass
4 14 (60.87%) Mobile App
4 14 (60.87%) Mobile Application Development
5 13 (56.52%) Finance
6 12 (52.17%) User Experience
7 10 (43.48%) Banking
8 8 (34.78%) CMS
8 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
9 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (26.09%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
11 5 (21.74%) QA
11 5 (21.74%) Java
12 4 (17.39%) HTML
12 4 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (17.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (8.70%) Acrobat
13 2 (8.70%) MS Office
13 2 (8.70%) Workflow
13 2 (8.70%) LAMP

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 8 (34.78%) CMS
2 2 (8.70%) Joomla!
2 2 (8.70%) Drupal
2 2 (8.70%) WordPress
2 2 (8.70%) Node.js
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (69.57%) Photoshop
2 4 (17.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (8.70%) Acrobat
3 2 (8.70%) MS Office
4 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
4 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
4 1 (4.35%) Adobe Captivate
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Axure RP
1 2 (8.70%) Grunt
1 2 (8.70%) Bower
2 1 (4.35%) FrontPage
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 10 (43.48%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) UI Developer
2 10 (43.48%) UI Programmer
3 6 (26.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (13.04%) UI Designer
4 3 (13.04%) Designer
4 3 (13.04%) Web Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Writer
6 1 (4.35%) Author
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Author
6 1 (4.35%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (91.30%) CSS
2 16 (69.57%) LESS
2 16 (69.57%) Ajax
2 16 (69.57%) JSON
2 16 (69.57%) REST
2 16 (69.57%) CSS3
2 16 (69.57%) Backbone.js
3 14 (60.87%) Sass
4 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
5 6 (26.09%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (17.39%) HTML
7 2 (8.70%) LAMP
7 2 (8.70%) jQuery
7 2 (8.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Mobile App
2 12 (52.17%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) OO
2 14 (60.87%) Mobile Application Development
3 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
5 2 (8.70%) Web Development
5 2 (8.70%) Web Design
5 2 (8.70%) Workflow
6 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.35%) Service Management
6 1 (4.35%) ITSM
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL
6 1 (4.35%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) JavaScript
2 5 (21.74%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Twitter