The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe
UK / Scotland
Rank 85 114 116
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +2
Contract jobs citing Adobe 21 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.27% 0.61% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 2.72% 1.46% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 5
Median daily rate £310 £319 £253
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.74% +26.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £205 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £438 £278
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
772 1095 937
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 46.59% 41.41% 36.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 598 474
Median daily rate £363 £365 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% -1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 15 23
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +121.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.00 £33.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Adobe
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Adobe Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Adobe
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stirling +11 11 £330 -26.61%
Glasgow +10 6 £125 -
Edinburgh +10 2 - - 2
Renfrewshire +25 1 - -
Adobe
UK

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 22 (55.00%) User Experience
2 19 (47.50%) Finance
3 18 (45.00%) HTML
3 18 (45.00%) CSS
4 17 (42.50%) JavaScript
5 14 (35.00%) Photoshop
6 12 (30.00%) Adobe Illustrator
6 12 (30.00%) Wireframes
7 11 (27.50%) Prototyping
8 10 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (22.50%) HTML5
9 9 (22.50%) Front End Development
10 8 (20.00%) CSS3
10 8 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 8 (20.00%) Content Management
11 7 (17.50%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (17.50%) Web Design
11 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (17.50%) CMS
11 7 (17.50%) Typography
12 6 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (15.00%) Axure RP
12 6 (15.00%) Subversion
12 6 (15.00%) Web Development
13 5 (12.50%) Video Editing
13 5 (12.50%) Marketing
13 5 (12.50%) jQuery
13 5 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
13 5 (12.50%) ITIL Certification

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 8 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 7 (17.50%) CMS
3 3 (7.50%) Drupal
3 3 (7.50%) WordPress
4 1 (2.50%) Confluence
4 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Photoshop
2 12 (30.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (12.50%) Acrobat
4 5 (12.50%) Adobe Premiere
5 3 (7.50%) InDesign
6 2 (5.00%) Edge Animate
7 1 (2.50%) 3ds Max
7 1 (2.50%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
7 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (5.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) DHCP
1 1 (2.50%) DNS
1 1 (2.50%) FTP
1 1 (2.50%) Intranet
1 1 (2.50%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Axure RP
1 6 (15.00%) Subversion
2 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.50%) JIRA
3 3 (7.50%) Maven
4 2 (5.00%) Ant
4 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (47.50%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Banking
2 5 (12.50%) Marketing
3 2 (5.00%) Multimedia
3 2 (5.00%) Publishing
4 1 (2.50%) Games
4 1 (2.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Designer
2 10 (25.00%) Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Digital Designer
4 5 (12.50%) Software Asset Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Software Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (7.50%) Visual Designer
6 3 (7.50%) Web Designer
7 2 (5.00%) Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Graphic Designer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Designer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior UX Designer
7 2 (5.00%) UI Designer
7 2 (5.00%) UX Designer
8 1 (2.50%) 3D Modeller
8 1 (2.50%) Content Designer
8 1 (2.50%) HTML CSS Designer
8 1 (2.50%) Transformation Manager
8 1 (2.50%) UI/UX Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Web Content Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (45.00%) CSS
1 18 (45.00%) HTML
2 9 (22.50%) HTML5
3 8 (20.00%) CSS3
4 6 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (12.50%) jQuery
5 5 (12.50%) Zurb Foundation
6 4 (10.00%) PhoneGap
7 3 (7.50%) Flash
8 2 (5.00%) JSP
9 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.50%) Django
9 1 (2.50%) DOM
9 1 (2.50%) J2EE
9 1 (2.50%) JSON
9 1 (2.50%) OSGi
9 1 (2.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (55.00%) User Experience
2 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.50%) Motion Graphics
2 5 (12.50%) Video Editing
3 4 (10.00%) Smartphone
4 3 (7.50%) Animation
4 3 (7.50%) Graphic Design
4 3 (7.50%) Mobile App
5 2 (5.00%) Client/Server
5 2 (5.00%) e-Learning
5 2 (5.00%) Statistics
6 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.50%) iPad
6 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.50%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Android
1 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.50%) Mac OS
1 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
1 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
1 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Wireframes
2 11 (27.50%) Prototyping
3 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (22.50%) Front End Development
4 8 (20.00%) Content Management
5 7 (17.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (17.50%) Typography
5 7 (17.50%) Web Design
6 6 (15.00%) Web Development
7 5 (12.50%) Iconography
7 5 (12.50%) ITIL
7 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 5 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
8 4 (10.00%) Analytics
8 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Content Management
8 4 (10.00%) Mobile First
8 4 (10.00%) Service Design
8 4 (10.00%) Time Management
9 2 (5.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.50%) Java
3 1 (2.50%) AppleScript
3 1 (2.50%) MAXScript
3 1 (2.50%) PHP
3 1 (2.50%) Python
3 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) HNC
2 1 (2.50%) HND
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) IBM
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Sitecore
3 2 (5.00%) Alterian
3 2 (5.00%) Google
3 2 (5.00%) Omniture
4 1 (2.50%) Apple
4 1 (2.50%) Canon
4 1 (2.50%) Dell
4 1 (2.50%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) Mitel
4 1 (2.50%) OpenText
4 1 (2.50%) Twitter
4 1 (2.50%) Xerox