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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe
Rank 213 130 167
Rank change year-on-year
-83 +37
Contract jobs citing Adobe 57 122 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.63% 1.33% 0.95%
As % of the Vendors category 1.30% 2.85% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 51 46
Median daily rate £281 £350 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.64% +16.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £222 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £285
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +14.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Median hourly rate £21.25 £13.84 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.59% -4.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £13.70 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.25 £13.97 £19.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £14.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+58.92% +12.00%
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
4392 4275 4256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.18% 46.47% 47.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2623 2335 2110
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £235 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 239 245
Median hourly rate £20.25 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.57% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Adobe as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 May 2016.

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 31 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Berkshire -47 18 £331 -5.35% 6
Hampshire +8 13 £325 -7.14% 13
Surrey -11 9 £300 +14.28% 3
Buckinghamshire +8 5 £263 +5.00% 4
Oxfordshire -5 4 £150 -68.42% 3
Kent -13 3 £325 +116.66% 3
Middlesex -9 2 £625 +33.33%
West Sussex -40 2 £250 -42.85% 2
Adobe
England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 South East region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 68 (43.04%) HTML
2 57 (36.08%) CSS
3 45 (28.48%) JavaScript
4 38 (24.05%) User Experience
5 37 (23.42%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (22.15%) HTML5
7 32 (20.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 32 (20.25%) Windows
8 28 (17.72%) Java
8 28 (17.72%) Photoshop
9 27 (17.09%) Marketing
10 25 (15.82%) Front End Development
11 23 (14.56%) Web Development
11 23 (14.56%) Adobe Illustrator
11 23 (14.56%) Acrobat
12 21 (13.29%) Microsoft
13 20 (12.66%) Internet
14 19 (12.03%) AngularJS
14 19 (12.03%) Analytics
15 18 (11.39%) Responsive Web Design
15 18 (11.39%) XML
15 18 (11.39%) Oracle
15 18 (11.39%) Telecoms
15 18 (11.39%) CMS
16 17 (10.76%) Scrum
17 16 (10.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 16 (10.13%) CSS3
18 15 (9.49%) Git (software)
18 15 (9.49%) PHP
18 15 (9.49%) ITIL

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 18 (11.39%) CMS
2 16 (10.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 13 (8.23%) Tomcat
4 12 (7.59%) IIS
5 9 (5.70%) IBM Notes
6 8 (5.06%) Apache Solr
7 6 (3.80%) Node.js
7 6 (3.80%) Oracle Service Bus
7 6 (3.80%) WordPress
8 5 (3.16%) ColdFusion
8 5 (3.16%) JBoss
9 4 (2.53%) concrete5
10 3 (1.90%) Apache
10 3 (1.90%) ColdFusion MX
10 3 (1.90%) JRun
11 2 (1.27%) Drupal
11 2 (1.27%) MS Exchange
11 2 (1.27%) Skype for Business
11 2 (1.27%) Umbraco
11 2 (1.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 32 (20.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 28 (17.72%) Photoshop
3 23 (14.56%) Acrobat
3 23 (14.56%) Adobe Illustrator
4 12 (7.59%) MS Excel
5 11 (6.96%) MS Office
6 10 (6.33%) InDesign
7 6 (3.80%) MS Visio
7 6 (3.80%) OmniGraffle
7 6 (3.80%) QuarkXPress
8 5 (3.16%) Adobe Captivate
8 5 (3.16%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (1.90%) 3ds Max
9 3 (1.90%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (1.90%) AutoCAD
9 3 (1.90%) CINEMA 4D
9 3 (1.90%) GIMP
9 3 (1.90%) Vectorworks
10 2 (1.27%) Fireworks
10 2 (1.27%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 4 (2.53%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (1.27%) Magento
2 2 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.27%) SAP PSCD
3 1 (0.63%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.63%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.63%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.63%) Unica
3 1 (0.63%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.33%) Adobe Analytics
1 10 (6.33%) Google Analytics
2 9 (5.70%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 9 (5.70%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (5.06%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (5.06%) Google Tag Manager
4 2 (1.27%) MailChimp
4 2 (1.27%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.66%) Internet
2 15 (9.49%) TCP/IP
3 14 (8.86%) Intranet
4 10 (6.33%) VPN
5 8 (5.06%) LAN
6 6 (3.80%) WAN
6 6 (3.80%) Wireless
7 5 (3.16%) HTTP
8 3 (1.90%) FTP
9 2 (1.27%) 4G
9 2 (1.27%) BGP
9 2 (1.27%) DHCP
9 2 (1.27%) Firewall
9 2 (1.27%) OSPF
9 2 (1.27%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (1.27%) RIP
10 1 (0.63%) Skype
10 1 (0.63%) SSH
10 1 (0.63%) Telnet
10 1 (0.63%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.43%) NoSQL
1 7 (4.43%) Relational Database
2 6 (3.80%) FileMaker
2 6 (3.80%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.53%) MySQL
4 2 (1.27%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (9.49%) Git (software)
2 13 (8.23%) Subversion
3 7 (4.43%) JIRA
4 6 (3.80%) Axure RP
4 6 (3.80%) Dreamweaver
4 6 (3.80%) Maven
5 5 (3.16%) CruiseControl
5 5 (3.16%) Jasmine
6 4 (2.53%) Grunt
7 3 (1.90%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.27%) CA Gen
9 1 (0.63%) Ant
9 1 (0.63%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (0.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.63%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.63%) gulp
9 1 (0.63%) Selenium
9 1 (0.63%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.63%) Zephyr
General
1 27 (17.09%) Marketing
2 18 (11.39%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.33%) Finance
3 10 (6.33%) Retail
4 8 (5.06%) Manufacturing
4 8 (5.06%) Publishing
5 3 (1.90%) Back Office
5 3 (1.90%) Banking
6 2 (1.27%) Electronics
6 2 (1.27%) Games
6 2 (1.27%) Interactive Media
6 2 (1.27%) Military
7 1 (0.63%) Korean Language
7 1 (0.63%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 51 (32.28%) Designer
2 47 (29.75%) Developer
3 21 (13.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 17 (10.76%) Web Developer
5 16 (10.13%) JavaScript Developer
6 13 (8.23%) Analyst
6 13 (8.23%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 11 (6.96%) Consultant
8 10 (6.33%) HTML CSS Developer
8 10 (6.33%) HTML Developer
9 9 (5.70%) Service Analyst
9 9 (5.70%) UX Designer
10 8 (5.06%) Architect
10 8 (5.06%) Graphic Designer
10 8 (5.06%) Service Desk Analyst
10 8 (5.06%) UI Developer
11 7 (4.43%) Java Developer
11 7 (4.43%) PHP Developer
12 6 (3.80%) Creative Designer
12 6 (3.80%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (43.04%) HTML
2 57 (36.08%) CSS
3 35 (22.15%) HTML5
4 19 (12.03%) AngularJS
5 18 (11.39%) XML
6 16 (10.13%) CSS3
7 14 (8.86%) Middleware
7 14 (8.86%) Web Services
8 13 (8.23%) JMS
8 13 (8.23%) Spring
9 12 (7.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (6.96%) jQuery
10 11 (6.96%) SOAP
11 10 (6.33%) Ajax
12 9 (5.70%) Apache Flex
13 7 (4.43%) .NET
13 7 (4.43%) Flash
13 7 (4.43%) J2EE
13 7 (4.43%) RESTful
14 6 (3.80%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 38 (24.05%) User Experience
2 12 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.70%) iPad
4 8 (5.06%) e-Learning
4 8 (5.06%) iPhone
5 7 (4.43%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.80%) Graphic Design
7 5 (3.16%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.53%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.53%) Social Media
9 3 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.90%) Life Science
9 3 (1.90%) Motion Graphics
10 2 (1.27%) Animation
10 2 (1.27%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.27%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (1.27%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.27%) Video Editing
10 2 (1.27%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 32 (20.25%) Windows
2 13 (8.23%) Linux
3 8 (5.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (5.06%) Windows Server
4 7 (4.43%) Apple iOS
4 7 (4.43%) Mac OS X
5 6 (3.80%) Android
6 5 (3.16%) Windows 2000
7 4 (2.53%) Unix
7 4 (2.53%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.90%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.27%) CentOS
10 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (23.42%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (15.82%) Front End Development
3 23 (14.56%) Web Development
4 19 (12.03%) Analytics
5 18 (11.39%) Responsive Web Design
6 17 (10.76%) Scrum
7 15 (9.49%) ITIL
8 12 (7.59%) UML
9 10 (6.33%) Incident Management
9 10 (6.33%) Web Design
10 9 (5.70%) SEO
10 9 (5.70%) Tag Management
10 9 (5.70%) Wireframes
11 8 (5.06%) CRM
11 8 (5.06%) E-Commerce
11 8 (5.06%) OO
11 8 (5.06%) TDD
12 7 (4.43%) Content Management
12 7 (4.43%) SDLC
12 7 (4.43%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 45 (28.48%) JavaScript
2 28 (17.72%) Java
3 15 (9.49%) PHP
4 9 (5.70%) SQL
5 7 (4.43%) ActionScript
6 6 (3.80%) C
7 4 (2.53%) C#
8 3 (1.90%) ABAP
8 3 (1.90%) Python
8 3 (1.90%) Ruby
9 2 (1.27%) ActionScript 2.0
9 2 (1.27%) ActionScript 3.0
9 2 (1.27%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.27%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.27%) C++
9 2 (1.27%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.27%) Perl
9 2 (1.27%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.27%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (5.06%) CIPD
2 6 (3.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (3.80%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.16%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.53%) Degree
4 4 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.63%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.63%) LPIC
5 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.59%) QA
2 3 (1.90%) SLA
3 1 (0.63%) GxP
System Software
1 8 (5.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (5.70%) DameWare
2 5 (3.16%) BMC Marimba
3 3 (1.90%) TeamSite
4 2 (1.27%) cPanel
4 2 (1.27%) SCCM
5 1 (0.63%) IBM BigFix
5 1 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.63%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.63%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 21 (13.29%) Microsoft
2 18 (11.39%) Oracle
3 12 (7.59%) Google
4 11 (6.96%) Apple
5 9 (5.70%) Lotus
6 8 (5.06%) PeopleSoft
6 8 (5.06%) Red Hat
7 6 (3.80%) Citrix
7 6 (3.80%) HP
7 6 (3.80%) Wyse
8 5 (3.16%) BMC
8 5 (3.16%) SAP
9 4 (2.53%) IBM
10 3 (1.90%) GoldenSource
10 3 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.90%) Siebel
11 2 (1.27%) Capita
11 2 (1.27%) Omniture
11 2 (1.27%) Remedy
11 2 (1.27%) VMware
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