The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 23 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing Adobe 11 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 6.63% 1.54% 4.00%
As % of the Vendors category 10.19% 3.77% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £304 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.18% +1.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 5
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £25.00 £10.50
% change year-on-year
-41.00% +138.09%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Vendors Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
108 53 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 65.06% 40.77% 55.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 28 35
Average daily rate £375 £241 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.60% -40.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £128 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 7 16
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 12 (75.00%) Citrix
2 12 (75.00%) Lotus
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco
2 12 (75.00%) MS Office
2 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) IBM Notes
2 12 (75.00%) Symantec
2 12 (75.00%) McAfee
3 10 (62.50%) Service Delivery
3 10 (62.50%) ITIL
3 10 (62.50%) MCP
3 10 (62.50%) Incident Management
4 4 (25.00%) Photoshop
4 4 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (18.75%) CSS
5 3 (18.75%) HTML
5 3 (18.75%) User Experience
5 3 (18.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (12.50%) Marketing
6 2 (12.50%) Flash
6 2 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (12.50%) InDesign
6 2 (12.50%) Fireworks
7 1 (6.25%) Internet
7 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 1 (6.25%) Acrobat
7 1 (6.25%) Sun
7 1 (6.25%) Graphic Design

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 12 (75.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 12 (75.00%) MS Office
2 4 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (18.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (12.50%) InDesign
4 2 (12.50%) Fireworks
5 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (6.25%) Acrobat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Analyst
1 12 (75.00%) Service Analyst
1 12 (75.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 10 (62.50%) Support Analyst
2 10 (62.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 10 (62.50%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (25.00%) Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Graphic Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Photoshop Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) CSS
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) Flash
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Graphic Design
2 1 (6.25%) Photography
2 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Service Delivery
1 10 (62.50%) ITIL
1 10 (62.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (6.25%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) MCP
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 12 (75.00%) Citrix
2 12 (75.00%) Lotus
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco
2 12 (75.00%) Symantec
2 12 (75.00%) McAfee
3 1 (6.25%) Sun