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 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 139 164 183
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +19
Contract jobs citing Adobe 132 84 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.39% 0.91% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 2.92% 1.96% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 42 22
Average daily rate
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£375 £313 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £350 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 5
Average hourly rate £14.75 £16.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.62% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £22.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £15.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -23.07%
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
4527 4281 4120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.55% 46.49% 48.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2572 2124 2046
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 208 237 307
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.48 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.22% -13.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.02 £42.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.16%

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 3 August 2015.

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
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 3 August 2015. 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 0 41 £388 +19.23% 7
Hampshire +16 31 £363 +16.00% 10
West Sussex +5 18 £448 +43.20% 5
Oxfordshire -9 15 £492 +78.72% 1
Buckinghamshire +1 14 £225 -
Surrey -11 6 £275 -8.33% 12
Middlesex - 3 £375 - 1
Kent -1 2 £220 -20.00% 1
East Sussex -12 2 £375 +70.80% 2
Adobe
England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 92 (41.82%) HTML
2 74 (33.64%) Photoshop
3 72 (32.73%) Marketing
4 71 (32.27%) CSS
5 70 (31.82%) JavaScript
6 63 (28.64%) User Experience
7 48 (21.82%) Adobe Illustrator
8 45 (20.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 43 (19.55%) Agile Software Development
10 41 (18.64%) Microsoft
11 37 (16.82%) Oracle
12 34 (15.45%) Analytics
13 33 (15.00%) E-Commerce
14 32 (14.55%) jQuery
15 28 (12.73%) Java
16 24 (10.91%) XHTML
16 24 (10.91%) Enterprise Architecture
17 23 (10.45%) Degree
17 23 (10.45%) MS Office
17 23 (10.45%) SAP
17 23 (10.45%) InDesign
17 23 (10.45%) Web Design
18 22 (10.00%) XML
18 22 (10.00%) HTML5
18 22 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 21 (9.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 21 (9.55%) Sass
19 21 (9.55%) W3C
20 20 (9.09%) Telecoms
20 20 (9.09%) Google

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 21 (9.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 18 (8.18%) CMS
3 13 (5.91%) WebSphere
3 13 (5.91%) NetWeaver
4 9 (4.09%) WebLogic
4 9 (4.09%) Node.js
5 7 (3.18%) SAP EP
6 6 (2.73%) Drupal
6 6 (2.73%) Apache
6 6 (2.73%) Lync
7 5 (2.27%) WebLogic Portal
8 4 (1.82%) SAS
8 4 (1.82%) Confluence
8 4 (1.82%) WordPress
8 4 (1.82%) WebSphere Portal
9 3 (1.36%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.36%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.36%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.91%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.91%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 74 (33.64%) Photoshop
2 48 (21.82%) Adobe Illustrator
3 45 (20.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 23 (10.45%) InDesign
4 23 (10.45%) MS Office
5 19 (8.64%) MS Excel
6 11 (5.00%) OmniGraffle
7 7 (3.18%) MS Visio
7 7 (3.18%) Acrobat
8 6 (2.73%) 3ds Max
9 5 (2.27%) GIMP
10 4 (1.82%) SPSS
11 3 (1.36%) MS Project
11 3 (1.36%) ZBrush
11 3 (1.36%) Maya
11 3 (1.36%) Adobe Premiere
11 3 (1.36%) Adobe After Effects
11 3 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (1.36%) Adobe Captivate
12 2 (0.91%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 12 (5.45%) SAP PSCD
2 8 (3.64%) SAP FI-CA
3 7 (3.18%) SAP CRM
3 7 (3.18%) SAP MDM
4 6 (2.73%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (2.73%) WebTrends
5 5 (2.27%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (1.36%) SAP MII
6 3 (1.36%) Optimost
7 1 (0.45%) Magento
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.64%) Google Analytics
2 11 (5.00%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (0.91%) SmartFocus
4 1 (0.45%) Office 365
4 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.45%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.00%) Internet
2 3 (1.36%) SSH
2 3 (1.36%) VPN
3 2 (0.91%) RIP
3 2 (0.91%) SNMP
3 2 (0.91%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.91%) LDAP
3 2 (0.91%) Intranet
3 2 (0.91%) MPLS
3 2 (0.91%) OSPF
3 2 (0.91%) BGP
3 2 (0.91%) DOCSIS
3 2 (0.91%) Telnet
3 2 (0.91%) X.500
4 1 (0.45%) MVNO
4 1 (0.45%) LAN
4 1 (0.45%) WAN
4 1 (0.45%) HTTP
4 1 (0.45%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.45%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (2.73%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (2.73%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (2.27%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.36%) SAP HANA
5 2 (0.91%) MySQL
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.45%) DB2
6 1 (0.45%) MS Access
6 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.45%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (8.18%) Axure RP
2 12 (5.45%) Dreamweaver
3 11 (5.00%) Subversion
4 7 (3.18%) JIRA
4 7 (3.18%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.18%) ClearCase
5 6 (2.73%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 5 (2.27%) ClearQuest
7 4 (1.82%) Xcode
7 4 (1.82%) CA Gen
8 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Blend
9 2 (0.91%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.91%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.91%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.45%) RSpec
10 1 (0.45%) Mocha
10 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.45%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.45%) Maven
10 1 (0.45%) Ant
General
1 72 (32.73%) Marketing
2 20 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 13 (5.91%) Retail
4 10 (4.55%) Games
5 9 (4.09%) Multimedia
6 8 (3.64%) Finance
7 7 (3.18%) Publishing
7 7 (3.18%) Interactive Media
8 6 (2.73%) Banking
9 5 (2.27%) Legal
9 5 (2.27%) Manufacturing
9 5 (2.27%) Advertising
10 4 (1.82%) Billing
10 4 (1.82%) Italian Language
11 3 (1.36%) Norwegian Language
11 3 (1.36%) Swedish Language
11 3 (1.36%) Danish Language
11 3 (1.36%) Electronics
12 2 (0.91%) Automotive
12 2 (0.91%) French Language
Job Titles
1 71 (32.27%) Designer
2 46 (20.91%) Developer
3 30 (13.64%) Architect
4 21 (9.55%) Solutions Architect
4 21 (9.55%) Senior Designer
5 16 (7.27%) Web Designer
6 14 (6.36%) Junior
7 13 (5.91%) SAP Architect
7 13 (5.91%) UI Designer
7 13 (5.91%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 13 (5.91%) UX Designer
8 12 (5.45%) Front-End Developer
8 12 (5.45%) Analyst
9 11 (5.00%) Digital Designer
10 10 (4.55%) Photoshop Designer
11 9 (4.09%) Graphic Designer
11 9 (4.09%) Senior Web Designer
12 8 (3.64%) Data Analyst
12 8 (3.64%) UI/UX Designer
12 8 (3.64%) Senior Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (41.82%) HTML
2 71 (32.27%) CSS
3 32 (14.55%) jQuery
4 24 (10.91%) XHTML
5 22 (10.00%) XML
5 22 (10.00%) HTML5
5 22 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 21 (9.55%) Sass
7 18 (8.18%) Flash
8 17 (7.73%) CSS3
9 14 (6.36%) SAP PI
10 10 (4.55%) .NET
11 9 (4.09%) WebCenter
12 8 (3.64%) AngularJS
13 7 (3.18%) Ajax
13 7 (3.18%) ASP.NET
13 7 (3.18%) Middleware
14 6 (2.73%) SAP Smart Forms
14 6 (2.73%) SAML
14 6 (2.73%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 63 (28.64%) User Experience
2 21 (9.55%) W3C
3 18 (8.18%) Graphic Design
4 15 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (5.45%) Social Media
6 7 (3.18%) Digital Media
6 7 (3.18%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.18%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.18%) Copywriting
7 5 (2.27%) Blog
8 4 (1.82%) IVR
8 4 (1.82%) Video Editing
9 3 (1.36%) iPad
9 3 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.36%) Online Banking
9 3 (1.36%) Xbox
9 3 (1.36%) Social Network
9 3 (1.36%) Replication
10 2 (0.91%) E-Learning
10 2 (0.91%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.27%) Windows
2 7 (3.18%) UNIX
3 5 (2.27%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.82%) Linux
5 3 (1.36%) VMS
5 3 (1.36%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.36%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.45%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (19.55%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (15.45%) Analytics
3 33 (15.00%) E-Commerce
4 24 (10.91%) Enterprise Architecture
5 23 (10.45%) Web Design
6 17 (7.73%) Content Management
7 16 (7.27%) Web Analytics
7 16 (7.27%) ERP
8 15 (6.82%) Workflow
8 15 (6.82%) Revenue Management
9 14 (6.36%) Digital Marketing
9 14 (6.36%) Technical Architecture
9 14 (6.36%) Open Source
10 13 (5.91%) Web Accessibility
10 13 (5.91%) OO
10 13 (5.91%) ITIL
11 12 (5.45%) Scrum
12 11 (5.00%) SEO
12 11 (5.00%) CRM
12 11 (5.00%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 70 (31.82%) JavaScript
2 28 (12.73%) Java
3 17 (7.73%) SQL
4 10 (4.55%) PL/SQL
5 7 (3.18%) ABAP
5 7 (3.18%) Objective-C
6 6 (2.73%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.27%) VBScript
8 4 (1.82%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.82%) Perl
8 4 (1.82%) Ruby
9 3 (1.36%) SAPscript
9 3 (1.36%) PHP
9 3 (1.36%) C#
10 2 (0.91%) C
10 2 (0.91%) VBA
10 2 (0.91%) VB
11 1 (0.45%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.45%) XAML
11 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (10.45%) Degree
2 5 (2.27%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.36%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.36%) SAP Certification
4 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.27%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.45%) WCAG
2 1 (0.45%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (1.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.27%) Netcool
2 3 (1.36%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 41 (18.64%) Microsoft
2 37 (16.82%) Oracle
3 23 (10.45%) SAP
4 20 (9.09%) Google
5 14 (6.36%) IBM
5 14 (6.36%) Macromedia
6 10 (4.55%) Omniture
6 10 (4.55%) Pega
6 10 (4.55%) Sitecore
7 9 (4.09%) TIBCO
7 9 (4.09%) Twitter
8 8 (3.64%) Facebook
9 7 (3.18%) Remedy
10 5 (2.27%) Infovista
10 5 (2.27%) HP
10 5 (2.27%) BMC
10 5 (2.27%) Tableau
10 5 (2.27%) Eloqua
10 5 (2.27%) Aprimo
10 5 (2.27%) Amdocs
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