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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 21 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Adobe 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.90% 0.87% -
As % of the Vendors category 4.71% 2.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £170 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+91.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £309 £285
% change year-on-year
+4.45% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +72.41%
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
85 47 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 61.59% 40.87% 47.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 27 15
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £271 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 1 4
Average hourly rate £15.33 £155.00 £43.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-90.10% +258.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £155.00 £35.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £155.00 £44.31
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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 20 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (60.00%) Photoshop
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) XML
1 6 (60.00%) E-Learning
1 6 (60.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (60.00%) Graphic Design
1 6 (60.00%) JSON
1 6 (60.00%) Adobe Captivate
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (20.00%) MS Project
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) MS Project Server
4 1 (10.00%) FrameMaker
4 1 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) MS Office
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Photoshop
1 6 (60.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (60.00%) Adobe Captivate
2 2 (20.00%) MS Project
3 1 (10.00%) FrameMaker
3 1 (10.00%) MS Office
General
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
1 6 (60.00%) E-Learning Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Cloud Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Technical Author
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (10.00%) Author
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Author
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) XML
1 6 (60.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) E-Learning
1 6 (60.00%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared