The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 45 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Adobe 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.30% 0.92% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.65% 2.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£100 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £309 £285
% change year-on-year
+4.45% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +72.41%
Adobe
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Vendors Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
154 86 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 46.11% 39.45% 47.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 50 54
Average daily rate £325 £295 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% -9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £174 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 10 8
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.30 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.80% +93.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Adobe
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Bath - - - - 1
Bridgwater - - - -
Clevedon - - - -
Adobe
South West

Adobe
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 (66.67%) Photoshop
1 2 (66.67%) Acrobat
1 2 (66.67%) SolidWorks
1 2 (66.67%) CorelDRAW
1 2 (66.67%) InDesign
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) TOWER Software
2 1 (33.33%) MS Project
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Lotus

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (33.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
1 2 (66.67%) Acrobat
1 2 (66.67%) CorelDRAW
1 2 (66.67%) InDesign
2 1 (33.33%) MS Project
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Author
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Author
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SolidWorks
2 1 (33.33%) TOWER Software
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Lotus