The table below looks at the statistics for Acrobat skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Acrobat over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Acrobat
Rank 49 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Acrobat 1 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.28% 2.45% -
As % of the Applications category 3.45% 20.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Median daily rate £150 £130 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £130 £273
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -52.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.53 £9.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+61.38% -44.61%
Acrobat
Oxfordshire

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

Applications Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
29 34 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 8.08% 11.89% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 24 21
Median daily rate £400 £275 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -36.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £130 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £410 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 12
Median hourly rate £10.00 £20.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -

Acrobat
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing Acrobat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

Acrobat Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Acrobat
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Acrobat Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Acrobat
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Acrobat 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Acrobat.

1 1 (100.00%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) DameWare
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) BMC Marimba

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
1 1 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Help Desk Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Help Desk Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Help Desk Support
1 1 (100.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) BMC Marimba
1 1 (100.00%) DameWare
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) PeopleSoft