The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 17 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Adobe 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.63% 4.00% -
As % of the Vendors category 5.66% 8.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £15.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -25.92%
Adobe
Hampshire

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

Vendors Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
53 57 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 46.49% 45.60% 54.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 35 17
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £212 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £426 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 21
Average hourly rate £47.83 £20.06 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.40% -27.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Sass
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) MS Access
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) VBA
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) MS Project
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (25.00%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (25.00%) MS Project
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) MS Access
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Designer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior UI Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior UX Designer
3 1 (25.00%) UI/UX Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Website Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) UI Designer
3 1 (25.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Sass
3 1 (25.00%) OOCSS
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) V-Model
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
3 1 (25.00%) SMACSS
3 1 (25.00%) Office Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (25.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft