The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 57 68 69
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Contract jobs citing Adobe 10 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.36% 0.76% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 2.34% 1.52% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 1
Median daily rate £313 £425 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% +88.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £30.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +103.38%

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
428 460 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 58.07% 49.95% 44.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 248 224
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £520 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.53% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 43 5
Median hourly rate £30.91 £30.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £11.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.26 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Adobe as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Adobe
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe across the Reading region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Adobe Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe 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 Reading region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 16 (76.19%) HTML
2 13 (61.90%) User Experience
3 12 (57.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 12 (57.14%) CSS
4 11 (52.38%) Marketing
5 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
6 9 (42.86%) CMS
7 8 (38.10%) Content Management
7 8 (38.10%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 7 (33.33%) QA
8 7 (33.33%) HTML5
8 7 (33.33%) Publishing
8 7 (33.33%) XML
8 7 (33.33%) TeamSite
9 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
9 6 (28.57%) Wireframes
10 5 (23.81%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (23.81%) Photoshop
11 4 (19.05%) Java
11 4 (19.05%) Jasmine
12 3 (14.29%) CSS3
12 3 (14.29%) jQuery
13 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
13 2 (9.52%) Animation
13 2 (9.52%) Video Editing
13 2 (9.52%) JSON
13 2 (9.52%) RESTful

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 12 (57.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 9 (42.86%) CMS
3 2 (9.52%) Apache
3 2 (9.52%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (23.81%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (23.81%) Photoshop
3 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
3 2 (9.52%) MS Office
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (4.76%) InDesign
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Jasmine
2 1 (4.76%) Ant
2 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) Maven
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 11 (52.38%) Marketing
2 7 (33.33%) Publishing
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Designer
2 6 (28.57%) Web Producer
3 4 (19.05%) Content Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Web Content Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Web Content Producer
3 4 (19.05%) Web Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Artworker
4 3 (14.29%) Visual Designer
5 2 (9.52%) Graphic Designer
5 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Web Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) HTML Developer
6 1 (4.76%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) HTML
2 12 (57.14%) CSS
3 7 (33.33%) HTML5
3 7 (33.33%) XML
4 3 (14.29%) CSS3
4 3 (14.29%) jQuery
5 2 (9.52%) Ajax
5 2 (9.52%) Apache Felix
5 2 (9.52%) Apache Sling
5 2 (9.52%) JSON
5 2 (9.52%) Lucene
5 2 (9.52%) OSGi
5 2 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (9.52%) RESTful
5 2 (9.52%) Web Services
6 1 (4.76%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) User Experience
2 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (9.52%) Animation
4 2 (9.52%) Social Media
4 2 (9.52%) Video Editing
5 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
5 1 (4.76%) Graphic Design
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) Content Management
2 8 (38.10%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (28.57%) Wireframes
4 2 (9.52%) Analytics
4 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Front End Development
4 2 (9.52%) Infographics
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (9.52%) Web Analytics
4 2 (9.52%) Web Design
4 2 (9.52%) Web Development
5 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.76%) B2B
5 1 (4.76%) B2C
5 1 (4.76%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 4 (19.05%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Alterian