The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South West region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 124 106 134
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +28
Contract jobs citing Adobe 20 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.60% 0.73% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 1.37% 1.64% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 4
Average daily rate £315 £300 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -0.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £119 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £325 £339
UK excluding London average daily rate £307 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £15.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-23.33% -23.07%
Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1465 1038 1565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 44.23% 44.63% 43.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 869 593 878
Average daily rate £363 £364 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.34% -9.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £228 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 56 124
Average hourly rate £18.00 £13.95 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -44.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £41.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Adobe
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Devon - 8 £425 - 2
Somerset - 5 £475 - 1
Wiltshire -20 2 £309 +2.91% 2
Gloucestershire +3 1 £225 +12.50%
Bristol - - - - 3
Adobe
England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (30.77%) Apache Flex
2 10 (25.64%) Google
3 9 (23.08%) Google Maps API
3 9 (23.08%) HTML
3 9 (23.08%) Acrobat
4 8 (20.51%) Mac OS X
4 8 (20.51%) Apple
5 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
5 7 (17.95%) Photoshop
5 7 (17.95%) CSS
5 7 (17.95%) Quark
5 7 (17.95%) QuarkXPress
6 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
7 5 (12.82%) Finance
8 4 (10.26%) CMS
8 4 (10.26%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (10.26%) ISO 9001
9 3 (7.69%) W3C
9 3 (7.69%) MS Office
9 3 (7.69%) Java
9 3 (7.69%) Project Management
9 3 (7.69%) Fireworks
9 3 (7.69%) Internet
9 3 (7.69%) Summit
9 3 (7.69%) ISO 14001
9 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
9 3 (7.69%) jQuery
9 3 (7.69%) Content Management
10 2 (5.13%) Marketing

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (10.26%) CMS
2 1 (2.56%) SAS
2 1 (2.56%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (2.56%) WordPress
2 1 (2.56%) Joomla!
2 1 (2.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Acrobat
2 7 (17.95%) Photoshop
2 7 (17.95%) QuarkXPress
3 4 (10.26%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (7.69%) MS Office
4 3 (7.69%) Fireworks
5 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (5.13%) Adobe Captivate
5 2 (5.13%) InDesign
5 2 (5.13%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (5.13%) MS Visio
5 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
6 1 (2.56%) SPSS
6 1 (2.56%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Summit
2 1 (2.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) Internet
2 2 (5.13%) Extranet
2 2 (5.13%) Intranet
2 2 (5.13%) LAN
3 1 (2.56%) WAN
3 1 (2.56%) DHCP
3 1 (2.56%) HTTP
3 1 (2.56%) VPN
3 1 (2.56%) 3G
3 1 (2.56%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
3 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Developer
2 10 (25.64%) Flex Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Designer
4 4 (10.26%) Web Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Web Designer
6 2 (5.13%) UI Designer
6 2 (5.13%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Digital Designer
6 2 (5.13%) Desktop Support
7 1 (2.56%) Coordinator
7 1 (2.56%) Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Author
7 1 (2.56%) Technical Author
7 1 (2.56%) Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.56%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Software Asset Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) Apache Flex
2 9 (23.08%) Google Maps API
2 9 (23.08%) HTML
3 7 (17.95%) CSS
4 3 (7.69%) jQuery
5 2 (5.13%) HTML5
5 2 (5.13%) Flash
6 1 (2.56%) SOAP
6 1 (2.56%) Web Services
6 1 (2.56%) CSS3
6 1 (2.56%) Backbone.js
6 1 (2.56%) Underscore.js
6 1 (2.56%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) W3C
2 2 (5.13%) Animation
3 1 (2.56%) PMI
3 1 (2.56%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.56%) E-Learning
3 1 (2.56%) Open Source
3 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.56%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Mac OS X
2 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
2 2 (5.13%) Windows
3 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (7.69%) Project Management
1 3 (7.69%) Content Management
2 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
3 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.56%) B2B
3 1 (2.56%) CRM
3 1 (2.56%) Web Design
3 1 (2.56%) Asset Management
3 1 (2.56%) SEO
3 1 (2.56%) Migration
3 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (2.56%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (2.56%) Analytics
3 1 (2.56%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (2.56%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (2.56%) Data Analysis
3 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (2.56%) PHP
3 1 (2.56%) SQL
3 1 (2.56%) ActionScript
3 1 (2.56%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) ISO 9001
2 3 (7.69%) ISO 14001
3 2 (5.13%) WAI
4 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
1 1 (2.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Google
2 8 (20.51%) Apple
3 7 (17.95%) Quark
4 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.13%) Citrix
6 1 (2.56%) HP
6 1 (2.56%) IBM
6 1 (2.56%) BMC
6 1 (2.56%) SAP
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle
6 1 (2.56%) Symantec
6 1 (2.56%) Remedy
6 1 (2.56%) McAfee
6 1 (2.56%) VMware
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