The table below looks at the statistics for LiveCycle skills 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 LiveCycle over the 3 months to 23 October 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe LiveCycle
Rank 255 232 253
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +21
Contract jobs citing LiveCycle 5 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.052% 0.036% 0.043%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.29% 0.20% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Average daily rate
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£318 £369 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.89% -4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £364 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £374 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £244 £465
% change year-on-year
+74.18% -47.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -
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England

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

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1740 1492 1611
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.96% 17.67% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 995 843 809
Average daily rate £365 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £229 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £450 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 60 85
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -25.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.73 £12.38 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.70 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -9.32%

LiveCycle
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

LiveCycle Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

LiveCycle
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

LiveCycle Daily Rate Trend in the South East

LiveCycle
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 LiveCycle within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 October 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 - 3 - - 1
Hampshire - 1 £330 -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
LiveCycle
England

LiveCycle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing LiveCycle 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 LiveCycle.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 5 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (80.00%) V-Model
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) DSDM
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling

LiveCycle
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing LiveCycle 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 LiveCycle. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) SPSS
2 1 (20.00%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (20.00%) MS Access
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) CRM Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) V-Model
2 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (80.00%) DSDM
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Validation
3 3 (60.00%) CRM
3 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (20.00%) Direct Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Database Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) System Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) Alterian