The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe
Rank 50 59 62
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Contract jobs citing Adobe 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.20% 0.49% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 0.47% 1.20% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £135
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £12.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+125.00% -18.64%
Adobe
Wales

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

Vendors Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
213 249 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 42.09% 41.02% 38.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 175 158
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £215 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 6
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.10 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% -15.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.58 £11.78 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.85 £17.75 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.31 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.25% +4.60%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Adobe as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Adobe across the South Wales region.

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Adobe
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Cardiff +8 1 - - 1
Adobe
Wales

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 Wales region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 9 (81.82%) FileNet
1 9 (81.82%) ILOG
1 9 (81.82%) Scrum
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (81.82%) TDD
1 9 (81.82%) Subversion
1 9 (81.82%) Java
1 9 (81.82%) T-SQL
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
1 9 (81.82%) Ant
1 9 (81.82%) SOAP
1 9 (81.82%) XML
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 9 (81.82%) JSF
1 9 (81.82%) Maven
1 9 (81.82%) JIRA
1 9 (81.82%) SC Cleared
1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
1 9 (81.82%) LiveCycle
1 9 (81.82%) Confluence
1 9 (81.82%) Splunk
1 9 (81.82%) Hudson
2 8 (72.73%) Document Management
2 8 (72.73%) Spring
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 7 (63.64%) GeoServer
3 7 (63.64%) JSTS
3 7 (63.64%) Gliffy
3 7 (63.64%) BusinessObjects

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 9 (81.82%) Confluence
1 9 (81.82%) FileNet
1 9 (81.82%) LiveCycle
2 7 (63.64%) GeoServer
2 7 (63.64%) IIS
2 7 (63.64%) JBoss
2 7 (63.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Gliffy
2 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
3 2 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (18.18%) InDesign
4 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (63.64%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Ant
1 9 (81.82%) Hudson
1 9 (81.82%) JIRA
1 9 (81.82%) Maven
1 9 (81.82%) Subversion
2 7 (63.64%) DbUnit
2 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
2 7 (63.64%) JUnit
2 7 (63.64%) Selenium
2 7 (63.64%) Spock
2 7 (63.64%) Visual Studio
3 6 (54.55%) Eclipse
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 9 (81.82%) Java Developer
3 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Graphic Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Mac Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) JSF
1 9 (81.82%) SOAP
1 9 (81.82%) XML
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) Spring
3 7 (63.64%) AngularJS
3 7 (63.64%) Dojo
3 7 (63.64%) Hibernate
3 7 (63.64%) Java EE
3 7 (63.64%) Java SE
3 7 (63.64%) JRules
3 7 (63.64%) JSTS
3 7 (63.64%) REST
3 7 (63.64%) XSD
4 6 (54.55%) JPA
4 6 (54.55%) jQuery
4 6 (54.55%) OpenLayers
5 5 (45.45%) J2EE
6 2 (18.18%) EJB
6 2 (18.18%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (81.82%) Scrum
1 9 (81.82%) TDD
2 8 (72.73%) Document Management
3 6 (54.55%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (54.55%) Service Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) System Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
1 9 (81.82%) T-SQL
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) SC Cleared
1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) BC Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (45.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) ILOG
1 9 (81.82%) Splunk
2 7 (63.64%) Kofax
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft