The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 142 159 173
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +14
Contract jobs citing Adobe 118 78 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.20% 0.92% 0.78%
As % of the Vendors category 2.53% 1.92% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 39 34
Average daily rate
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£330 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £75 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £408 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
Average hourly rate £28.25 £17.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.42% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £17.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.10 £19.30 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +26.66%
Adobe
England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4659 4054 4326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.48% 47.66% 49.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2382 2076 1945
Average daily rate £365 £370 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 305 243 319
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Adobe
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Adobe Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Adobe
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Adobe Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Adobe
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 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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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
Berkshire +22 33 £300 +15.38% 8
Hampshire -23 23 £300 -8.76% 7
Surrey -1 20 £425 +21.42% 8
Buckinghamshire +2 17 £375 +47.05% 3
Middlesex +7 7 £413 - 2
Oxfordshire -29 7 £383 +9.28% 5
East Sussex - 6 £150 - 5
West Sussex -4 1 - -
Kent - - - - 5
Adobe
England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 109 (53.69%) HTML
2 93 (45.81%) Photoshop
2 93 (45.81%) CSS
3 82 (40.39%) User Experience
4 75 (36.95%) JavaScript
5 69 (33.99%) Adobe Illustrator
6 48 (23.65%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (22.17%) HTML5
8 41 (20.20%) Marketing
9 40 (19.70%) jQuery
10 38 (18.72%) Axure RP
11 35 (17.24%) Microsoft
12 33 (16.26%) CSS3
12 33 (16.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 33 (16.26%) Java
13 29 (14.29%) XML
14 28 (13.79%) Dreamweaver
15 27 (13.30%) Flash
15 27 (13.30%) Analytics
16 26 (12.81%) Web Development
17 24 (11.82%) Scrum
18 22 (10.84%) OmniGraffle
19 21 (10.34%) UX Design
19 21 (10.34%) Banking
19 21 (10.34%) Web Analytics
20 20 (9.85%) E-Commerce
20 20 (9.85%) MS Office
20 20 (9.85%) Mobile App
21 19 (9.36%) SQL Server
21 19 (9.36%) .NET

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 17 (8.37%) CMS
2 16 (7.88%) Adobe CQ
3 11 (5.42%) Node.js
4 8 (3.94%) SAS
5 7 (3.45%) GlassFish
5 7 (3.45%) IIS
5 7 (3.45%) IBM Notes
5 7 (3.45%) Lotus Domino
5 7 (3.45%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.46%) Umbraco
6 5 (2.46%) LiveCycle
7 4 (1.97%) Confluence
7 4 (1.97%) Drupal
8 3 (1.48%) Kentico
8 3 (1.48%) Lync
8 3 (1.48%) MS Project Server
8 3 (1.48%) WordPress
8 3 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.48%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.99%) Apache
Applications
1 93 (45.81%) Photoshop
2 69 (33.99%) Adobe Illustrator
3 33 (16.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 22 (10.84%) OmniGraffle
5 20 (9.85%) MS Office
6 16 (7.88%) MS Excel
7 14 (6.90%) InDesign
8 13 (6.40%) Fireworks
9 12 (5.91%) Adobe Captivate
9 12 (5.91%) MS Visio
10 8 (3.94%) SPSS
11 7 (3.45%) Adobe After Effects
12 4 (1.97%) MS PowerPoint
12 4 (1.97%) Acrobat
12 4 (1.97%) MS Project
13 3 (1.48%) Adobe Premiere
13 3 (1.48%) PaintShop Pro
13 3 (1.48%) GIMP
14 2 (0.99%) FrameMaker
15 1 (0.49%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 12 (5.91%) Google Analytics
2 8 (3.94%) WebTrends
3 6 (2.96%) Optimost
4 5 (2.46%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.99%) Tridion
5 2 (0.99%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.99%) Magento
6 1 (0.49%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.45%) DNS
2 5 (2.46%) Internet
3 4 (1.97%) LAN
4 3 (1.48%) VPN
5 2 (0.99%) Intranet
5 2 (0.99%) DHCP
5 2 (0.99%) 3G
5 2 (0.99%) Firewall
6 1 (0.49%) ADSL
6 1 (0.49%) WAN
6 1 (0.49%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.36%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.46%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (2.46%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (2.46%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (2.46%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.99%) MySQL
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.49%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.49%) MS Access
5 1 (0.49%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 38 (18.72%) Axure RP
2 28 (13.79%) Dreamweaver
3 6 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.46%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (2.46%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.46%) Eclipse
4 5 (2.46%) Subversion
4 5 (2.46%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 3 (1.48%) Ant
5 3 (1.48%) JIRA
5 3 (1.48%) NetBeans
5 3 (1.48%) Flash Builder
6 2 (0.99%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (0.99%) Hudson
6 2 (0.99%) WiX
6 2 (0.99%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.99%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.49%) Gradle
7 1 (0.49%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.49%) Maven
General
1 41 (20.20%) Marketing
2 21 (10.34%) Banking
3 12 (5.91%) Finance
4 10 (4.93%) Publishing
5 8 (3.94%) Retail
5 8 (3.94%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.45%) Games
6 7 (3.45%) Automotive
7 6 (2.96%) Interactive Media
8 3 (1.48%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.99%) Danish Language
9 2 (0.99%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.99%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.99%) Japanese Language
9 2 (0.99%) Korean Language
9 2 (0.99%) Portuguese Language
9 2 (0.99%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.99%) Swedish Language
9 2 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.49%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 88 (43.35%) Designer
2 45 (22.17%) Developer
3 34 (16.75%) UX Designer
4 23 (11.33%) Analyst
4 23 (11.33%) UI Designer
5 16 (7.88%) Web Designer
6 15 (7.39%) Front-End Developer
7 14 (6.90%) Architect
8 13 (6.40%) Graphic Designer
9 10 (4.93%) Web Analyst
9 10 (4.93%) Consultant
10 9 (4.43%) Data Analyst
11 8 (3.94%) Web Developer
11 8 (3.94%) E-Learning Developer
11 8 (3.94%) Senior Designer
12 7 (3.45%) User Experience Architect
12 7 (3.45%) Visual Designer
12 7 (3.45%) Development Consultant
13 6 (2.96%) Project Manager
13 6 (2.96%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (53.69%) HTML
2 93 (45.81%) CSS
3 45 (22.17%) HTML5
4 40 (19.70%) jQuery
5 33 (16.26%) CSS3
6 29 (14.29%) XML
7 27 (13.30%) Flash
8 19 (9.36%) .NET
9 17 (8.37%) AngularJS
10 14 (6.90%) KnockoutJS
10 14 (6.90%) ASP.NET
10 14 (6.90%) MooTools
11 12 (5.91%) Ajax
12 11 (5.42%) JSON
13 9 (4.43%) JSP
13 9 (4.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (3.45%) SVG
15 6 (2.96%) J2EE
15 6 (2.96%) Sass
16 5 (2.46%) Apache Sling
Miscellaneous
1 82 (40.39%) User Experience
2 20 (9.85%) Mobile App
3 16 (7.88%) W3C
4 15 (7.39%) Graphic Design
4 15 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (5.91%) E-Learning
6 11 (5.42%) Visualisation
7 8 (3.94%) Open Source
8 7 (3.45%) CLARiiON
8 7 (3.45%) Animation
8 7 (3.45%) Smartphone
9 6 (2.96%) Social Media
10 4 (1.97%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.97%) SCORM
11 3 (1.48%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.48%) Taxonomies
12 2 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.99%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.99%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.99%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.87%) Android
2 16 (7.88%) Apple iOS
2 16 (7.88%) Windows
3 8 (3.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (3.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (3.45%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.48%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.99%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (23.65%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (13.30%) Analytics
3 26 (12.81%) Web Development
4 24 (11.82%) Scrum
5 21 (10.34%) Web Analytics
5 21 (10.34%) UX Design
6 20 (9.85%) E-Commerce
7 11 (5.42%) Content Management
7 11 (5.42%) Information Architecture
7 11 (5.42%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (3.94%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (3.94%) Web Design
8 8 (3.94%) TDD
8 8 (3.94%) Project Management
9 7 (3.45%) Change Management
9 7 (3.45%) OOP
9 7 (3.45%) Customer Insight
9 7 (3.45%) Web Accessibility
9 7 (3.45%) Database Marketing
10 6 (2.96%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 75 (36.95%) JavaScript
2 33 (16.26%) Java
3 16 (7.88%) SQL
4 10 (4.93%) C#
5 9 (4.43%) ActionScript
6 5 (2.46%) ActionScript 3.0
6 5 (2.46%) PHP
6 5 (2.46%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.48%) Perl
7 3 (1.48%) C++
7 3 (1.48%) ActionScript 2.0
7 3 (1.48%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.99%) ABAP
8 2 (0.99%) SAPscript
9 1 (0.49%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.49%) VBA
9 1 (0.49%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (6.90%) Degree
2 12 (5.91%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.93%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.49%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.99%) WCAG
2 1 (0.49%) WAI
System Software
1 7 (3.45%) vSphere
2 3 (1.48%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.49%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (3.45%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.49%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.49%) Puppet
2 1 (0.49%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.49%) Casper Suite
2 1 (0.49%) Nagios
Vendors
1 35 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.40%) Google
3 12 (5.91%) Oracle
4 10 (4.93%) VMware
5 9 (4.43%) Omniture
6 7 (3.45%) Symantec
6 7 (3.45%) EMC
6 7 (3.45%) Lotus
7 5 (2.46%) DoubleClick
7 5 (2.46%) Maxymiser
7 5 (2.46%) ClickTale
7 5 (2.46%) Appcelerator
8 4 (1.97%) Coremetrics
8 4 (1.97%) IBM
9 3 (1.48%) SAP
10 2 (0.99%) Remedy
11 1 (0.49%) McAfee
11 1 (0.49%) Sophos
11 1 (0.49%) Toshiba
11 1 (0.49%) Thunderhead
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