The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Scotland 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 111 83 103
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +20
Contract jobs citing Adobe 21 28 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.76% 1.14% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 1.70% 2.80% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 5
Average daily rate
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£405 £238 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.52% -13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £149 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £440 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £19.50 £17.51
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +11.36%
Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1238 999 1073
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 44.90% 40.53% 40.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 613 452 436
Average daily rate £350 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 33 63
Average hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £32.15 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
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Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Adobe across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -7 11 £363 -14.70% 2
Edinburgh -23 6 £405 +102.50%
Aberdeen +5 1 - -
Highlands - - - -
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Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 15 (35.71%) CSS
2 14 (33.33%) HTML
3 13 (30.95%) Photoshop
3 13 (30.95%) OOP
3 13 (30.95%) Finance
4 12 (28.57%) Web Services
4 12 (28.57%) .NET
5 11 (26.19%) C#
5 11 (26.19%) OO
5 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
6 10 (23.81%) XAML
6 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
6 10 (23.81%) WPF
6 10 (23.81%) MVVM
7 9 (21.43%) jQuery
8 8 (19.05%) Ext JS
8 8 (19.05%) Adobe Illustrator
9 7 (16.67%) MS Office
9 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Blend
10 6 (14.29%) HTML5
10 6 (14.29%) Flash
10 6 (14.29%) CMS
10 6 (14.29%) Service Management
10 6 (14.29%) ITSM
11 5 (11.90%) Acrobat
11 5 (11.90%) MVC
11 5 (11.90%) Web Design
11 5 (11.90%) ITIL
11 5 (11.90%) Java
11 5 (11.90%) Sencha

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (14.29%) CMS
2 5 (11.90%) Adobe CQ
3 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Photoshop
2 8 (19.05%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (16.67%) MS Office
4 5 (11.90%) Acrobat
5 4 (9.52%) Adobe Captivate
6 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
6 3 (7.14%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Murex MxG2000
1 1 (2.38%) SAP HR
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.38%) SAP HCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Blend
2 3 (7.14%) Hudson
2 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.14%) JUnit
2 3 (7.14%) Subversion
2 3 (7.14%) Maven
3 1 (2.38%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (2.38%) LSMW
General
1 13 (30.95%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Publishing
2 4 (9.52%) Marketing
3 3 (7.14%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Advertising
4 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.38%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 23 (54.76%) Developer
2 10 (23.81%) WPF Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Designer
4 4 (9.52%) Digital Designer
4 4 (9.52%) Web Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Trainer
4 4 (9.52%) Author
4 4 (9.52%) Technical Author
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Designer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Digital Designer
5 3 (7.14%) Web Designer
5 3 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (4.76%) UI Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Writer
7 1 (2.38%) Instructional Designer
7 1 (2.38%) Marketing Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (35.71%) CSS
2 14 (33.33%) HTML
3 12 (28.57%) .NET
3 12 (28.57%) Web Services
4 10 (23.81%) WPF
5 9 (21.43%) jQuery
6 8 (19.05%) Ext JS
7 6 (14.29%) HTML5
7 6 (14.29%) Flash
8 5 (11.90%) Caliburn.Micro
8 5 (11.90%) AngularJS
9 4 (9.52%) Backbone.js
9 4 (9.52%) XHTML
9 4 (9.52%) Java EE
10 3 (7.14%) JSTL
10 3 (7.14%) J2EE
10 3 (7.14%) JSP
10 3 (7.14%) Servlets
10 3 (7.14%) D3.js
10 3 (7.14%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Animation
1 5 (11.90%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.52%) E-Learning
3 3 (7.14%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.38%) FMCG
4 1 (2.38%) Open Source
4 1 (2.38%) iPad
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) UNIX
1 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) OOP
2 11 (26.19%) OO
3 10 (23.81%) MVVM
4 6 (14.29%) Service Management
4 6 (14.29%) ITSM
5 5 (11.90%) MVC
5 5 (11.90%) Web Design
5 5 (11.90%) Release Management
5 5 (11.90%) ITIL
6 4 (9.52%) Content Management
7 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.76%) User Experience Design
9 1 (2.38%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (2.38%) IT Governance
9 1 (2.38%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.38%) Project Management
9 1 (2.38%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.38%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (2.38%) Investment Management
9 1 (2.38%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) C#
2 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
2 10 (23.81%) XAML
3 5 (11.90%) Java
4 4 (9.52%) SQL
5 1 (2.38%) VB
5 1 (2.38%) ABAP
5 1 (2.38%) Python
5 1 (2.38%) SAPscript
5 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Sencha
3 2 (4.76%) Twitter
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) Sybase
4 1 (2.38%) SAP
4 1 (2.38%) Murex
4 1 (2.38%) Reuters
4 1 (2.38%) Bloomberg
4 1 (2.38%) Google