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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 119 180 173
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -7
Contract jobs citing Adobe 145 66 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.58% 0.74% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 3.30% 1.54% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 31 21
Average daily rate
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£364 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.25% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £350 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £280
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 5
Average hourly rate £15.75 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.11% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £10.50 £22.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.25 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-29.41% -12.82%
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
4389 4278 4180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.94% 47.75% 50.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2415 2134 2047
Average daily rate £388 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £203 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 229 240 345
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -18.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +30 52 £375 +7.14% 5
Hampshire +18 28 £350 +22.80% 12
West Sussex +5 19 £450 +44.00% 1
Oxfordshire -5 17 £492 +78.72% 4
Buckinghamshire +17 16 £250 +11.11% 1
Surrey -6 4 - - 7
East Sussex -11 3 £413 - 5
Middlesex +6 2 £456 +30.35%
Kent -8 1 £150 -45.45% 5
M4 Corridor - 1 £248 -
Adobe
England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 99 (45.83%) HTML
2 79 (36.57%) Photoshop
3 78 (36.11%) CSS
4 76 (35.19%) JavaScript
5 66 (30.56%) Marketing
6 61 (28.24%) User Experience
7 50 (23.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 50 (23.15%) Adobe Illustrator
8 39 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (18.06%) Microsoft
9 35 (16.20%) jQuery
10 33 (15.28%) E-Commerce
11 30 (13.89%) Analytics
12 27 (12.50%) XHTML
12 27 (12.50%) Java
12 27 (12.50%) InDesign
13 26 (12.04%) CMS
13 26 (12.04%) XML
14 25 (11.57%) Oracle
14 25 (11.57%) Web Design
15 24 (11.11%) Axure RP
15 24 (11.11%) Degree
16 23 (10.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 23 (10.65%) Google
17 22 (10.19%) Flash
17 22 (10.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 22 (10.19%) Sass
18 20 (9.26%) HTML5
18 20 (9.26%) MS Office
18 20 (9.26%) SAP

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 26 (12.04%) CMS
2 22 (10.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 12 (5.56%) NetWeaver
4 11 (5.09%) WebSphere
5 7 (3.24%) Node.js
6 6 (2.78%) Drupal
6 6 (2.78%) SAP EP
6 6 (2.78%) Apache
7 5 (2.31%) WebLogic
7 5 (2.31%) Lync
7 5 (2.31%) WordPress
8 4 (1.85%) Confluence
8 4 (1.85%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.85%) SAS
9 3 (1.39%) IIS
9 3 (1.39%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (1.39%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.93%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.93%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 79 (36.57%) Photoshop
2 50 (23.15%) Adobe Illustrator
2 50 (23.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 27 (12.50%) InDesign
4 20 (9.26%) MS Office
5 18 (8.33%) MS Excel
6 10 (4.63%) OmniGraffle
7 8 (3.70%) MS Visio
8 7 (3.24%) GIMP
9 6 (2.78%) 3ds Max
9 6 (2.78%) Acrobat
10 4 (1.85%) SPSS
10 4 (1.85%) Adobe After Effects
11 3 (1.39%) ZBrush
11 3 (1.39%) Maya
11 3 (1.39%) Adobe Premiere
11 3 (1.39%) MS Project
12 2 (0.93%) Fireworks
12 2 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
12 2 (0.93%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 12 (5.56%) SAP PSCD
2 7 (3.24%) SAP FI-CA
3 6 (2.78%) WebTrends
3 6 (2.78%) SAP CRM
3 6 (2.78%) SAP MDM
4 5 (2.31%) Adobe Campaign
5 3 (1.39%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (1.39%) SAP MII
5 3 (1.39%) Optimost
6 1 (0.46%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.94%) Google Analytics
2 11 (5.09%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (0.93%) SmartFocus
4 1 (0.46%) Office 365
4 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.09%) Internet
2 5 (2.31%) Intranet
3 3 (1.39%) HTTP
3 3 (1.39%) DNS
4 2 (0.93%) LDAP
4 2 (0.93%) SSL
4 2 (0.93%) RIP
4 2 (0.93%) SNMP
4 2 (0.93%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.93%) VPN
4 2 (0.93%) MPLS
4 2 (0.93%) OSPF
4 2 (0.93%) BGP
4 2 (0.93%) DOCSIS
4 2 (0.93%) Telnet
4 2 (0.93%) X.500
4 2 (0.93%) SSH
5 1 (0.46%) MVNO
5 1 (0.46%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
1 6 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 5 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (2.31%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (2.31%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.39%) MySQL
4 3 (1.39%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.39%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (0.46%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.46%) DB2
5 1 (0.46%) MS Access
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 24 (11.11%) Axure RP
2 17 (7.87%) Dreamweaver
3 9 (4.17%) Subversion
4 7 (3.24%) JIRA
4 7 (3.24%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.24%) ClearCase
5 6 (2.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 5 (2.31%) Eclipse
6 5 (2.31%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.31%) ClearQuest
7 4 (1.85%) NetBeans
8 3 (1.39%) Microsoft Blend
9 2 (0.93%) Introscope
9 2 (0.93%) Xcode
9 2 (0.93%) CA Gen
10 1 (0.46%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.46%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.46%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.46%) Ant
10 1 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 66 (30.56%) Marketing
2 19 (8.80%) Telecoms
3 14 (6.48%) Retail
4 11 (5.09%) Publishing
5 10 (4.63%) Games
5 10 (4.63%) Multimedia
6 7 (3.24%) Interactive Media
7 6 (2.78%) Finance
8 5 (2.31%) Legal
8 5 (2.31%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.31%) Advertising
9 4 (1.85%) Banking
9 4 (1.85%) Italian Language
10 3 (1.39%) Danish Language
10 3 (1.39%) Norwegian Language
10 3 (1.39%) Electronics
10 3 (1.39%) Swedish Language
11 2 (0.93%) French Language
11 2 (0.93%) Automotive
11 2 (0.93%) Billing
Job Titles
1 76 (35.19%) Designer
2 46 (21.30%) Developer
3 22 (10.19%) Architect
4 20 (9.26%) Senior Designer
5 18 (8.33%) Web Designer
6 15 (6.94%) Solutions Architect
6 15 (6.94%) UX Designer
7 14 (6.48%) Junior
8 12 (5.56%) Analyst
8 12 (5.56%) SAP Architect
8 12 (5.56%) UI Designer
8 12 (5.56%) SAP Solutions Architect
8 12 (5.56%) Digital Designer
9 10 (4.63%) Photoshop Designer
9 10 (4.63%) Graphic Designer
10 9 (4.17%) Senior Web Designer
10 9 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
11 8 (3.70%) Senior Digital Designer
11 8 (3.70%) UI/UX Designer
11 8 (3.70%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (45.83%) HTML
2 78 (36.11%) CSS
3 35 (16.20%) jQuery
4 27 (12.50%) XHTML
5 26 (12.04%) XML
6 23 (10.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 22 (10.19%) Sass
7 22 (10.19%) Flash
8 20 (9.26%) HTML5
9 16 (7.41%) CSS3
10 12 (5.56%) SAP PI
11 11 (5.09%) .NET
12 10 (4.63%) ASP.NET
13 9 (4.17%) Ajax
14 8 (3.70%) Web Services
14 8 (3.70%) AngularJS
15 7 (3.24%) Dojo
16 6 (2.78%) XSLT
16 6 (2.78%) SAML
16 6 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 61 (28.24%) User Experience
2 20 (9.26%) W3C
3 18 (8.33%) Graphic Design
4 16 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (4.63%) Social Media
6 8 (3.70%) Mobile App
7 7 (3.24%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.31%) Copywriting
8 5 (2.31%) Video Editing
9 4 (1.85%) IVR
9 4 (1.85%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.39%) Xbox
10 3 (1.39%) Blog
10 3 (1.39%) Social Network
10 3 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.39%) iPad
10 3 (1.39%) E-Learning
10 3 (1.39%) Web 2.0
10 3 (1.39%) Online Banking
11 2 (0.93%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.02%) Windows
2 5 (2.31%) Windows 7
2 5 (2.31%) UNIX
3 4 (1.85%) Linux
4 3 (1.39%) VMS
4 3 (1.39%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.39%) Windows Vista
5 2 (0.93%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.46%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (15.28%) E-Commerce
3 30 (13.89%) Analytics
4 25 (11.57%) Web Design
5 20 (9.26%) Content Management
6 16 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
7 14 (6.48%) Web Analytics
8 13 (6.02%) Technical Architecture
8 13 (6.02%) Revenue Management
8 13 (6.02%) Web Accessibility
8 13 (6.02%) Scrum
8 13 (6.02%) Workflow
8 13 (6.02%) ERP
8 13 (6.02%) OO
8 13 (6.02%) Information Architecture
9 12 (5.56%) ITIL
10 10 (4.63%) Open Source
10 10 (4.63%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (4.17%) B2B
11 9 (4.17%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 76 (35.19%) JavaScript
2 27 (12.50%) Java
3 20 (9.26%) SQL
4 8 (3.70%) PL/SQL
5 6 (2.78%) VB.NET
6 5 (2.31%) ABAP
6 5 (2.31%) VBScript
6 5 (2.31%) PHP
6 5 (2.31%) Objective-C
7 4 (1.85%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.85%) Perl
8 3 (1.39%) Ruby
8 3 (1.39%) SAPscript
9 2 (0.93%) Jython
9 2 (0.93%) C
9 2 (0.93%) C#
9 2 (0.93%) Python
10 1 (0.46%) VB
10 1 (0.46%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.46%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (11.11%) Degree
2 5 (2.31%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.39%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.39%) SAP Certification
4 1 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.31%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) WCAG
2 1 (0.46%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (0.93%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.39%) Netcool
1 3 (1.39%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 39 (18.06%) Microsoft
2 25 (11.57%) Oracle
3 23 (10.65%) Google
4 20 (9.26%) SAP
5 14 (6.48%) Macromedia
6 10 (4.63%) Business Objects
6 10 (4.63%) Omniture
7 8 (3.70%) IBM
8 7 (3.24%) Twitter
9 6 (2.78%) Facebook
10 5 (2.31%) HP
10 5 (2.31%) Tableau
10 5 (2.31%) Eloqua
10 5 (2.31%) Aprimo
10 5 (2.31%) Pega
11 4 (1.85%) VMware
11 4 (1.85%) KANA
11 4 (1.85%) Splunk
11 4 (1.85%) Remedy
12 3 (1.39%) Infovista
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