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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 121 98 108
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +10
Contract jobs citing Adobe 24 25 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.73% 1.06% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 1.73% 2.53% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 10
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £168 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £400 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £309 £285
% change year-on-year
+4.45% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +72.41%
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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1384 987 1232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 42.03% 41.79% 45.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 867 593 664
Average daily rate £375 £336 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.52% -7.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £170 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £480 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 77 88
Average hourly rate £23.00 £19.30 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.17% -3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £31.14 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Adobe across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the South West region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Wiltshire -8 12 £385 +10.00% 2
Bristol -15 9 £375 +114.28% 2
Somerset -9 1 £100 - 2
Gloucestershire -19 1 £480 +92.00%
Devon - 1 £250 - 2
Dorset - - - - 3
Cornwall - - - -
Adobe
England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 22 (64.71%) HTML
1 22 (64.71%) Photoshop
2 20 (58.82%) CSS
3 13 (38.24%) Adobe Illustrator
4 12 (35.29%) Finance
4 12 (35.29%) User Experience
5 11 (32.35%) HTML5
6 10 (29.41%) Banking
6 10 (29.41%) CSS3
7 9 (26.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 9 (26.47%) XML
8 8 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (20.59%) W3C
9 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
10 5 (14.71%) InDesign
11 4 (11.76%) MS Office
12 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
12 3 (8.82%) C#
12 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
12 3 (8.82%) MS Project
12 3 (8.82%) .NET
12 3 (8.82%) Oracle
12 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
12 3 (8.82%) Java
12 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
12 3 (8.82%) PL/SQL
12 3 (8.82%) SQL
12 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
12 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (8.82%) HND

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 3 (8.82%) LiveCycle
2 2 (5.88%) CMS
3 1 (2.94%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (64.71%) Photoshop
2 13 (38.24%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (26.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (14.71%) InDesign
5 4 (11.76%) MS Office
6 3 (8.82%) MS Project
6 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
6 3 (8.82%) Fireworks
6 3 (8.82%) Acrobat
6 3 (8.82%) CorelDRAW
7 2 (5.88%) Edge Animate
7 2 (5.88%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.94%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) LAN
1 1 (2.94%) PBX
1 1 (2.94%) VoIP
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
1 1 (2.94%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (8.82%) MS Access
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2000
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.94%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (5.88%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.94%) Dreamweaver
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 10 (29.41%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Marketing
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Publishing
4 1 (2.94%) Law
4 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Designer
2 5 (14.71%) Developer
2 5 (14.71%) Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Author
3 3 (8.82%) Technical Author
3 3 (8.82%) Programmer
3 3 (8.82%) Visual Designer
3 3 (8.82%) UI Designer
3 3 (8.82%) Digital Designer
4 2 (5.88%) Photoshop Designer
4 2 (5.88%) Instructional Designer
4 2 (5.88%) Web Designer
4 2 (5.88%) Interface Designer
4 2 (5.88%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (2.94%) Trainer
5 1 (2.94%) Business Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (64.71%) HTML
2 20 (58.82%) CSS
3 11 (32.35%) HTML5
4 10 (29.41%) CSS3
5 9 (26.47%) XML
6 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
6 3 (8.82%) .NET
6 3 (8.82%) Flash
6 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (2.94%) SAP Smart Forms
7 1 (2.94%) Application Packaging
7 1 (2.94%) Sass
7 1 (2.94%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) User Experience
2 7 (20.59%) W3C
3 3 (8.82%) E-Learning
3 3 (8.82%) Open Source
4 2 (5.88%) Graphic Design
4 2 (5.88%) Animation
4 2 (5.88%) Video Editing
4 2 (5.88%) Tandem
5 1 (2.94%) iPad
5 1 (2.94%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Phone 7
2 1 (2.94%) Android
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Phone
2 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (8.82%) TDD
2 3 (8.82%) Data Analysis
3 2 (5.88%) Analytics
3 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
3 2 (5.88%) 3D Animation
3 2 (5.88%) V-Model
3 2 (5.88%) Information Architecture
3 2 (5.88%) Content Management
3 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (5.88%) Scrum
4 1 (2.94%) Project Management
4 1 (2.94%) Data Management
4 1 (2.94%) Document Management
4 1 (2.94%) Web Analytics
4 1 (2.94%) Business Analysis
4 1 (2.94%) Time Management
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Data Management
4 1 (2.94%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) C#
1 3 (8.82%) Java
1 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
1 3 (8.82%) PL/SQL
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
1 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
2 2 (5.88%) ActionScript
2 2 (5.88%) VBA
3 1 (2.94%) ABAP
3 1 (2.94%) VB
3 1 (2.94%) SAPscript
3 1 (2.94%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) HND
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
1 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Server
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) SolidWorks
2 3 (8.82%) Google
3 1 (2.94%) SAP
3 1 (2.94%) Citrix
3 1 (2.94%) Interwoven
3 1 (2.94%) Lotus
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco
3 1 (2.94%) VMware
3 1 (2.94%) TOWER Software
3 1 (2.94%) Symantec
3 1 (2.94%) Sophos
3 1 (2.94%) Omniture
3 1 (2.94%) WatchGuard
3 1 (2.94%) SonicWALL
3 1 (2.94%) Acronis
3 1 (2.94%) Veeam
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