The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 50 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Contract jobs citing Adobe 3 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.56% 2.90% 1.78%
As % of the Vendors category 1.33% 5.88% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 3
Average daily rate
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£290 £160 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.25% -36.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £20.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-28.39% +12.50%
Adobe
South East

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

Vendors Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
225 238 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 42.37% 49.28% 55.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 136 148
Average daily rate £350 £369 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.08% -13.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £165 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 18 24
Average hourly rate £18.00 £13.35 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.83% -19.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £12.00 £12.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £50.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.46% +2.52%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Adobe
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Adobe Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Adobe
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Oxford +5 1 £475 - 1
Thame - - - -
Abingdon - - - -
Adobe
South East

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) JSON
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) Animation
3 1 (16.67%) Video Editing
3 1 (16.67%) Core Animation
3 1 (16.67%) Video on Demand
3 1 (16.67%) Confluence
3 1 (16.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (16.67%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (16.67%) Axure RP
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) LESS
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) Usability Testing
3 1 (16.67%) MooTools
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) WAMP
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) User Experience Design

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (16.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Acrobat
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) CINEMA 4D
1 1 (16.67%) OmniGraffle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
1 1 (16.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (16.67%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
2 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) CSS Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Designer
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience Developer
2 1 (16.67%) iOS Developer
2 1 (16.67%) UI Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Animator
2 1 (16.67%) UI Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Author
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) JSON
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) LESS
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) MooTools
3 1 (16.67%) WAMP
3 1 (16.67%) Core Animation
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) LAMP
3 1 (16.67%) XML-RPC
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Animation
2 1 (16.67%) Video Editing
2 1 (16.67%) Video on Demand
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Streaming Video
2 1 (16.67%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) CRM
1 1 (16.67%) SOA
1 1 (16.67%) DRM
1 1 (16.67%) Service Management
1 1 (16.67%) MVC
1 1 (16.67%) Workflow
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Web Development
1 1 (16.67%) Business Development
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Usability Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Time Management
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience Design
1 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Objective-C