The table below looks at the statistics for Acrobat skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Acrobat over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Acrobat
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Acrobat 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.85% - -
As % of the Applications category 9.80% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £150 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £375 £298
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +26.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
Acrobat
South East

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

Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
51 102 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.69% 13.23% 16.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 50 28
Median daily rate £294 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £530 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 16
Median hourly rate £9.25 £13.35 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.71% -7.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £12.76 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £14.35 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

Acrobat
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Acrobat Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Acrobat
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Acrobat Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Acrobat
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Acrobat across the Oxfordshire region.

Acrobat Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Acrobat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Acrobat.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 16 (100.00%) Adobe
1 16 (100.00%) Lotus
1 16 (100.00%) Internet
1 16 (100.00%) DameWare
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) Incident Management
2 15 (93.75%) PeopleSoft
3 14 (87.50%) ITIL
4 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
4 12 (75.00%) VPN
5 11 (68.75%) Windows XP
5 11 (68.75%) Release Management
5 11 (68.75%) Change Control
6 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
7 9 (56.25%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (50.00%) Software Distribution
9 5 (31.25%) Change Management
9 5 (31.25%) BMC Marimba
9 5 (31.25%) BMC
9 5 (31.25%) Windows 2000
10 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
11 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
11 2 (12.50%) Project Management
11 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
12 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
12 1 (6.25%) MCP

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 16 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) Internet
2 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 12 (75.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Analyst
1 13 (81.25%) Service Analyst
1 13 (81.25%) Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Technical Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Technical Services Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Service Desk Support
4 4 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
4 4 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 4 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Service Desk Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows XP
3 5 (31.25%) Windows 2000
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Incident Management
2 14 (87.50%) ITIL
3 11 (68.75%) Change Control
3 11 (68.75%) Release Management
4 8 (50.00%) Software Distribution
5 5 (31.25%) Change Management
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
7 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCP
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (100.00%) DameWare
2 5 (31.25%) BMC Marimba
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Adobe
1 16 (100.00%) Lotus
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) PeopleSoft
3 5 (31.25%) BMC