The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe
England / South West
Rank 114 115 120
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs citing Adobe 16 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.62% 0.76% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 1.54% 1.85% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 14
Median daily rate £425 £188 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+126.66% -50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 £122.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.46% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £29.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +96.61%

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

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1040 1190 1212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 40.25% 41.16% 40.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 664 786 739
Median daily rate £366 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.64% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £181 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £475 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 72 86
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +14.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.55 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.20 £23.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +33.33%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Adobe
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Adobe Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Adobe
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
Bristol +5 9 £425 +254.16% 6
Wiltshire -5 2 £330 +1.53% 3
Dorset 0 1 - -
Somerset -1 1 £500 +122.22% 2
Avon - 1 - -
Adobe
England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 11 (42.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 8 (30.77%) HTML
2 8 (30.77%) CSS
3 7 (26.92%) SAP
3 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
3 7 (26.92%) ABAP
4 6 (23.08%) User Experience
4 6 (23.08%) Finance
5 5 (19.23%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (19.23%) SAP FI
5 5 (19.23%) PHP
5 5 (19.23%) Photoshop
5 5 (19.23%) SAP CO
5 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
5 5 (19.23%) SAP Fiori
5 5 (19.23%) Sass
6 4 (15.38%) LESS
6 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
6 4 (15.38%) HTML5
6 4 (15.38%) Social Media
6 4 (15.38%) Backbone.js
6 4 (15.38%) Front End Development
6 4 (15.38%) JSON
6 4 (15.38%) Ajax
6 4 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (15.38%) Workflow
7 3 (11.54%) Web Design
7 3 (11.54%) Python
7 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (3.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.85%) Marvel
2 1 (3.85%) SilverStripe
2 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (19.23%) Photoshop
3 4 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (7.69%) InDesign
5 1 (3.85%) InVision
5 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) SAP CO
1 5 (19.23%) SAP FI
1 5 (19.23%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (3.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (3.85%) BlueKai
1 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.85%) Big Data
2 1 (3.85%) BigQuery
2 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.85%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Marketing
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) ABAP Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Designer
2 7 (26.92%) SAP Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (11.54%) HTML CSS Developer
4 3 (11.54%) HTML Developer
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (11.54%) UI Designer
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Data Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) UX Designer
6 1 (3.85%) Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Digital Designer
6 1 (3.85%) Information Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Product Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) CSS
1 8 (30.77%) HTML
2 5 (19.23%) SAP Fiori
2 5 (19.23%) Sass
3 4 (15.38%) Ajax
3 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 4 (15.38%) Backbone.js
3 4 (15.38%) HTML5
3 4 (15.38%) JSON
3 4 (15.38%) LESS
4 3 (11.54%) CSS3
5 1 (3.85%) .NET
5 1 (3.85%) DOM
5 1 (3.85%) jQuery
5 1 (3.85%) Node.js
5 1 (3.85%) REST
5 1 (3.85%) SAP Business Workflow
5 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.85%) WebCenter
5 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) User Experience
2 4 (15.38%) Social Media
3 3 (11.54%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.85%) Graphic Design
4 1 (3.85%) Online Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Photography
4 1 (3.85%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (15.38%) Front End Development
2 4 (15.38%) Workflow
3 3 (11.54%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
3 3 (11.54%) Infographics
3 3 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (11.54%) Web Accessibility
3 3 (11.54%) Web Design
4 2 (7.69%) Analytics
4 2 (7.69%) Prototyping
4 2 (7.69%) Wireframes
4 2 (7.69%) Workflow Development
5 1 (3.85%) API Design
5 1 (3.85%) Content Management
5 1 (3.85%) Data Transformation
5 1 (3.85%) Desktop Publishing
5 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) ABAP
1 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
2 5 (19.23%) PHP
3 3 (11.54%) Python
4 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) SAP
2 3 (11.54%) Tableau
3 1 (3.85%) Facebook
3 1 (3.85%) Google
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Twitter