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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 164 177 180
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Contract jobs citing Adobe 82 68 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.90% 0.78% 0.75%
As % of the Vendors category 1.91% 1.57% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 29 33
Average daily rate
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£313 £170 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+83.82% -38.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £75 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.95 £17.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £22.20 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +17.64%
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
4289 4319 4989
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 46.88% 49.27% 49.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2242 2190 2142
Average daily rate £350 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 258 292
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

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 17 September 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
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 17 September 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
Berkshire +18 33 £313 +50.60% 8
Hampshire +4 16 £250 -19.74% 14
Surrey +1 15 £425 +61.90% 7
Buckinghamshire 0 6 £200 - 2
Oxfordshire -17 3 £383 +139.06% 3
East Sussex - 3 £185 - 1
West Sussex +3 2 £313 - 1
Kent - 2 - - 2
Middlesex +2 1 £280 -
Sussex - - - -
Adobe
England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 90 (54.88%) Photoshop
2 89 (54.27%) HTML
3 79 (48.17%) User Experience
4 74 (45.12%) CSS
5 65 (39.63%) Adobe Illustrator
6 56 (34.15%) JavaScript
7 48 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
8 42 (25.61%) Axure RP
9 30 (18.29%) HTML5
10 27 (16.46%) Flash
10 27 (16.46%) jQuery
11 26 (15.85%) OmniGraffle
12 25 (15.24%) Scrum
12 25 (15.24%) XML
12 25 (15.24%) Microsoft
13 24 (14.63%) Dreamweaver
13 24 (14.63%) User Experience Design
14 23 (14.02%) Android
15 21 (12.80%) Marketing
16 20 (12.20%) Java
16 20 (12.20%) CSS3
17 18 (10.98%) Windows
18 17 (10.37%) MS Office
18 17 (10.37%) Mobile App
19 16 (9.76%) E-Learning
20 14 (8.54%) Adobe After Effects
20 14 (8.54%) Adobe Captivate
20 14 (8.54%) Web Development
20 14 (8.54%) Security Cleared
20 14 (8.54%) Apple iOS

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 13 (7.93%) CMS
2 8 (4.88%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.27%) Node.js
4 6 (3.66%) GlassFish
5 5 (3.05%) SAS
5 5 (3.05%) IBM Notes
5 5 (3.05%) Lotus Domino
5 5 (3.05%) IIS
5 5 (3.05%) Adobe CQ
6 4 (2.44%) Drupal
7 3 (1.83%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (1.83%) WordPress
8 2 (1.22%) Lync
8 2 (1.22%) Confluence
8 2 (1.22%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.61%) FileNet
9 1 (0.61%) Apache
9 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 90 (54.88%) Photoshop
2 65 (39.63%) Adobe Illustrator
3 26 (15.85%) OmniGraffle
4 17 (10.37%) MS Office
5 14 (8.54%) Adobe After Effects
5 14 (8.54%) Adobe Captivate
6 13 (7.93%) Fireworks
7 11 (6.71%) InDesign
8 10 (6.10%) MS Excel
9 7 (4.27%) Acrobat
10 6 (3.66%) MS Visio
11 5 (3.05%) PaintShop Pro
11 5 (3.05%) SPSS
11 5 (3.05%) InfoPath
12 2 (1.22%) Adobe Premiere
13 1 (0.61%) Quicktime
13 1 (0.61%) MS Project
13 1 (0.61%) CINEMA 4D
13 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
13 1 (0.61%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 2 (1.22%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (1.22%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.61%) Magento
2 1 (0.61%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.05%) DNS
1 5 (3.05%) LAN
2 3 (1.83%) Internet
3 2 (1.22%) WAN
3 2 (1.22%) DHCP
3 2 (1.22%) VPN
3 2 (1.22%) SAN
3 2 (1.22%) 3G
3 2 (1.22%) Firewall
4 1 (0.61%) IPsec
4 1 (0.61%) Intranet
4 1 (0.61%) LDAP
4 1 (0.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.22%) MySQL
3 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.61%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 42 (25.61%) Axure RP
2 24 (14.63%) Dreamweaver
3 6 (3.66%) Subversion
4 5 (3.05%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 4 (2.44%) Ant
6 3 (1.83%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.83%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.83%) Mercurial
6 3 (1.83%) Flash Builder
6 3 (1.83%) WiX
6 3 (1.83%) Hudson
7 2 (1.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.22%) JIRA
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.61%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.61%) Gradle
8 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (12.80%) Marketing
2 9 (5.49%) Retail
3 7 (4.27%) Automotive
3 7 (4.27%) Publishing
3 7 (4.27%) Banking
4 5 (3.05%) Games
5 4 (2.44%) Finance
5 4 (2.44%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.83%) Military
6 3 (1.83%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.83%) Interactive Media
6 3 (1.83%) Danish Language
6 3 (1.83%) Dutch Language
6 3 (1.83%) Italian Language
6 3 (1.83%) Japanese Language
6 3 (1.83%) Korean Language
6 3 (1.83%) Portuguese Language
6 3 (1.83%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.83%) Swedish Language
7 2 (1.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 84 (51.22%) Designer
2 41 (25.00%) Developer
3 37 (22.56%) User Experience Designer
4 19 (11.59%) UI Designer
5 16 (9.76%) Visual Designer
5 16 (9.76%) Web Designer
6 12 (7.32%) Analyst
7 11 (6.71%) Graphic Designer
8 9 (5.49%) E-Learning Developer
9 8 (4.88%) Front-End Developer
9 8 (4.88%) Senior Designer
10 7 (4.27%) Web Developer
11 6 (3.66%) Interaction Designer
11 6 (3.66%) ActionScript Developer
11 6 (3.66%) Consultant
12 5 (3.05%) Architect
12 5 (3.05%) Author
12 5 (3.05%) Web Analyst
12 5 (3.05%) Cloud Developer
13 4 (2.44%) Senior User Experience Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (54.27%) HTML
2 74 (45.12%) CSS
3 30 (18.29%) HTML5
4 27 (16.46%) Flash
4 27 (16.46%) jQuery
5 25 (15.24%) XML
6 20 (12.20%) CSS3
7 10 (6.10%) AngularJS
8 9 (5.49%) Ajax
9 8 (4.88%) .NET
10 7 (4.27%) MooTools
10 7 (4.27%) JSON
10 7 (4.27%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (4.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (3.66%) ASP.NET
12 5 (3.05%) XHTML
13 4 (2.44%) WebCenter
14 3 (1.83%) SVG
14 3 (1.83%) JSP
14 3 (1.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 79 (48.17%) User Experience
2 17 (10.37%) Mobile App
3 16 (9.76%) E-Learning
4 13 (7.93%) Graphic Design
4 13 (7.93%) Animation
4 13 (7.93%) W3C
5 10 (6.10%) Visualisation
6 7 (4.27%) Smartphone
6 7 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.66%) SCORM
8 5 (3.05%) Client/Server
8 5 (3.05%) CLARiiON
8 5 (3.05%) Open Source
9 4 (2.44%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.83%) Social Media
11 2 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (1.22%) Video Editing
11 2 (1.22%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.61%) Streaming Video
12 1 (0.61%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.02%) Android
2 18 (10.98%) Windows
3 14 (8.54%) Apple iOS
4 9 (5.49%) Windows 7
5 7 (4.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.05%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.22%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.22%) Linux
10 1 (0.61%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (15.24%) Scrum
3 24 (14.63%) User Experience Design
4 14 (8.54%) Web Development
5 11 (6.71%) E-Commerce
5 11 (6.71%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (6.71%) Analytics
6 8 (4.88%) Content Management
6 8 (4.88%) Web Design
7 7 (4.27%) MVC
7 7 (4.27%) Usability Testing
7 7 (4.27%) Web Accessibility
7 7 (4.27%) Information Architecture
8 6 (3.66%) Time Management
8 6 (3.66%) Web Analytics
8 6 (3.66%) Migration
8 6 (3.66%) OOP
9 5 (3.05%) Change Management
9 5 (3.05%) Information Management
9 5 (3.05%) Database Marketing
Programming Languages
1 56 (34.15%) JavaScript
2 20 (12.20%) Java
3 12 (7.32%) ActionScript
4 7 (4.27%) PHP
5 6 (3.66%) ActionScript 3.0
5 6 (3.66%) C
5 6 (3.66%) C#
6 5 (3.05%) Perl
6 5 (3.05%) SQL
6 5 (3.05%) ActionScript 2.0
7 3 (1.83%) C++
8 2 (1.22%) SAPscript
9 1 (0.61%) ABAP
9 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.61%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (8.54%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.71%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.10%) Degree
4 1 (0.61%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.22%) JSP 440
1 2 (1.22%) WCAG
2 1 (0.61%) WAI
System Software
1 5 (3.05%) vSphere
2 4 (2.44%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.61%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 5 (3.05%) NetBackup
2 3 (1.83%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.22%) SCCM
3 2 (1.22%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.61%) Nagios
4 1 (0.61%) Puppet
4 1 (0.61%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 25 (15.24%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.49%) Oracle
3 7 (4.27%) VMware
4 5 (3.05%) Symantec
4 5 (3.05%) Lotus
4 5 (3.05%) EMC
4 5 (3.05%) Appcelerator
5 3 (1.83%) McAfee
5 3 (1.83%) HP
5 3 (1.83%) Cisco
6 2 (1.22%) Blue Coat
6 2 (1.22%) SAP
6 2 (1.22%) Juniper
6 2 (1.22%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.22%) Remedy
7 1 (0.61%) Toshiba
7 1 (0.61%) Sophos
7 1 (0.61%) Apple
7 1 (0.61%) IBM
7 1 (0.61%) JBoss
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