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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 60 63 72
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Contract jobs citing Adobe 11 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.09% 0.58% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 2.09% 1.26% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 2
Average daily rate
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£550 £211 £113
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+160.35% +87.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £130 £83
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £292 £143
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £15.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -25.92%
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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 Reading region.

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
526 397 491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 51.98% 45.95% 48.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 181 189
Average daily rate £417 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.20% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £255 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 28 27
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.29 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.67% -43.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £12.50 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.90 £20.40 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Adobe across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 10 (47.62%) Photoshop
1 10 (47.62%) Adobe Illustrator
2 8 (38.10%) User Experience
3 7 (33.33%) Finance
3 7 (33.33%) Retail
4 6 (28.57%) Marketing
5 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
6 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (19.05%) HTML
6 4 (19.05%) Oracle
6 4 (19.05%) CSS
6 4 (19.05%) InDesign
6 4 (19.05%) Scrum
6 4 (19.05%) Content Management
6 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (19.05%) Pega
6 4 (19.05%) Sitecore
6 4 (19.05%) Analytics
7 3 (14.29%) MuleSoft
7 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
7 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (14.29%) Guidewire
7 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (14.29%) SAP PI
7 3 (14.29%) Social Media
7 3 (14.29%) hybris
7 3 (14.29%) Solvency II
7 3 (14.29%) Digital Media

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (14.29%) CMS
1 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 3 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.76%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (4.76%) SAS
2 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) Joomla!
2 1 (4.76%) Drupal
2 1 (4.76%) WordPress
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Photoshop
1 10 (47.62%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (19.05%) InDesign
3 2 (9.52%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (4.76%) PowerPivot
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (4.76%) MS Office
4 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
4 1 (4.76%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) RIP
1 2 (9.52%) SNMP
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
1 2 (9.52%) VPN
1 2 (9.52%) MPLS
1 2 (9.52%) OSPF
1 2 (9.52%) BGP
1 2 (9.52%) DOCSIS
1 2 (9.52%) Telnet
1 2 (9.52%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Blend
1 2 (9.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (9.52%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
1 7 (33.33%) Retail
2 6 (28.57%) Marketing
3 3 (14.29%) Banking
4 2 (9.52%) Legal
4 2 (9.52%) Advertising
4 2 (9.52%) Games
5 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Designer
2 5 (23.81%) UI Designer
3 4 (19.05%) UX Designer
3 4 (19.05%) Photoshop Designer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Junior
5 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) UI/UX Designer
5 2 (9.52%) Graphic Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Copywriter
6 1 (4.76%) Portal Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) HTML
1 4 (19.05%) CSS
2 3 (14.29%) Middleware
2 3 (14.29%) SAP PI
3 2 (9.52%) Silverlight
3 2 (9.52%) jQuery
3 2 (9.52%) Flash
3 2 (9.52%) XHTML
3 2 (9.52%) Sass
3 2 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (4.76%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) User Experience
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Social Media
2 3 (14.29%) Digital Media
2 3 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (14.29%) SCADA
2 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (9.52%) Graphic Design
3 2 (9.52%) Animation
3 2 (9.52%) W3C
3 2 (9.52%) DTV
3 2 (9.52%) Streaming Video
3 2 (9.52%) STB
3 2 (9.52%) IPTV
3 2 (9.52%) Social Network
3 2 (9.52%) MPEG
3 2 (9.52%) Video on Demand
4 1 (4.76%) FMCG
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) UNIX
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
1 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Content Management
2 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (19.05%) Scrum
2 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (19.05%) Analytics
3 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (14.29%) B2B
3 3 (14.29%) SOA
3 3 (14.29%) CRM
3 3 (14.29%) Migration
3 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.52%) Web Design
4 2 (9.52%) Validation
4 2 (9.52%) DRM
4 2 (9.52%) Web Accessibility
4 2 (9.52%) Video Processing
4 2 (9.52%) Information Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.52%) C
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.76%) XAML
3 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Netcool
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
1 4 (19.05%) Pega
1 4 (19.05%) Sitecore
2 3 (14.29%) FatWire
2 3 (14.29%) hybris
2 3 (14.29%) SAP
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Guidewire
2 3 (14.29%) MuleSoft
3 2 (9.52%) Macromedia
3 2 (9.52%) Apple
3 2 (9.52%) Facebook
3 2 (9.52%) Twitter
3 2 (9.52%) Tektronix
4 1 (4.76%) Amdocs
4 1 (4.76%) Tableau
4 1 (4.76%) TIBCO
4 1 (4.76%) Remedy
4 1 (4.76%) Infovista
4 1 (4.76%) BMC
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