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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 20 November 2014 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 117 98 92
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -6
Contract jobs citing Adobe 10 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.36% 0.89% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 0.91% 2.06% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 10
Average daily rate
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£233 £400 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.87% +48.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £450 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £20.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-26.82% +36.66%
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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 Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1102 1067 1017
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 39.44% 43.20% 43.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 566 512 470
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 46 53
Average hourly rate £28.00 £17.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.70% -22.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £9.50 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.05 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%

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
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 20 November 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
Edinburgh -18 5 £258 -35.62% 3
Glasgow -8 3 £230 -48.88%
West Lothian - - - -
South Lanarkshire - - - - 1
Dundee - - - -
Adobe
UK

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 (48.39%) CSS
2 13 (41.94%) HTML
3 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
3 10 (32.26%) Photoshop
3 10 (32.26%) jQuery
3 10 (32.26%) User Experience
4 8 (25.81%) CMS
5 7 (22.58%) Adobe CQ
5 7 (22.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (19.35%) HTML5
6 6 (19.35%) Ext JS
6 6 (19.35%) Adobe Captivate
6 6 (19.35%) Degree
6 6 (19.35%) Content Management
6 6 (19.35%) Finance
6 6 (19.35%) E-Learning
6 6 (19.35%) MS Office
7 5 (16.13%) Web Services
7 5 (16.13%) OO
7 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
7 5 (16.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (16.13%) XHTML
7 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (16.13%) Banking
8 4 (12.90%) InDesign
8 4 (12.90%) Web Design
8 4 (12.90%) OOP
9 3 (9.68%) JUnit
9 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
9 3 (9.68%) JSP

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 8 (25.81%) CMS
2 7 (22.58%) Adobe CQ
3 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.45%) TeamSite
4 2 (6.45%) Node.js
5 1 (3.23%) FileNet
5 1 (3.23%) Documentum
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Photoshop
2 7 (22.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (19.35%) MS Office
3 6 (19.35%) Adobe Captivate
4 5 (16.13%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (12.90%) InDesign
6 3 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
8 1 (3.23%) RoboHelp
8 1 (3.23%) FrameMaker
8 1 (3.23%) PaintShop Pro
8 1 (3.23%) Inkscape
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP HR
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (3.23%) SAP HCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Intranet
1 1 (3.23%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) JUnit
1 3 (9.68%) Subversion
1 3 (9.68%) Maven
1 3 (9.68%) Hudson
1 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.45%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (3.23%) LSMW
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Marketing
3 3 (9.68%) Publishing
4 2 (6.45%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.45%) Advertising
4 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Designer
3 5 (16.13%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Trainer
4 4 (12.90%) Web Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Web Designer
5 3 (9.68%) UI Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Digital Designer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Designer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Digital Designer
6 2 (6.45%) UI Programmer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.23%) IT Trainer
7 1 (3.23%) Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Author
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Author
7 1 (3.23%) Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) CSS
2 13 (41.94%) HTML
3 10 (32.26%) jQuery
4 6 (19.35%) Ext JS
4 6 (19.35%) HTML5
5 5 (16.13%) XHTML
5 5 (16.13%) Web Services
6 3 (9.68%) J2EE
6 3 (9.68%) Flash
6 3 (9.68%) JSP
6 3 (9.68%) Servlets
6 3 (9.68%) OSGi
6 3 (9.68%) Backbone.js
6 3 (9.68%) D3.js
6 3 (9.68%) Highcharts JS
6 3 (9.68%) Java EE
6 3 (9.68%) JSTL
6 3 (9.68%) Underscore.js
6 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
7 2 (6.45%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) User Experience
2 6 (19.35%) E-Learning
3 3 (9.68%) Taxonomies
4 2 (6.45%) SCORM
4 2 (6.45%) Learning Management System
5 1 (3.23%) Open Source
5 1 (3.23%) Social Media
5 1 (3.23%) iPad
5 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.23%) W3C
5 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.23%) Animation
5 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Content Management
2 5 (16.13%) OO
2 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.90%) Web Design
3 4 (12.90%) OOP
4 3 (9.68%) MVC
4 3 (9.68%) IT Governance
4 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.45%) UX Design
5 2 (6.45%) Progressive Enhancement
5 2 (6.45%) Business Transformation
5 2 (6.45%) Graceful Degradation
5 2 (6.45%) Web Development
5 2 (6.45%) TDD
5 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.23%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.23%) CAD
6 1 (3.23%) SEO
6 1 (3.23%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.68%) Java
2 3 (9.68%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) ABAP
3 1 (3.23%) SAPscript
3 1 (3.23%) XAML
3 1 (3.23%) C#
3 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) WCAG
1 2 (6.45%) WAI
2 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Sencha
3 2 (6.45%) Twitter
3 2 (6.45%) Interwoven
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) SAP
4 1 (3.23%) IBM
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