The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Salford region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 5 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Adobe 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 6.67% - -
As % of the Vendors category 22.22% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £15.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-23.33% -21.05%
Vendors Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 30.00% 13.33% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 10
Average daily rate £375 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £400 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Adobe
Manchester

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Salford

Adobe
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 2 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 2 (100.00%) Flash
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe AIR
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Flash Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Flash ActionScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Flash
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe AIR
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0