The table below looks at the statistics for LiveCycle skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LiveCycle over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe LiveCycle
England / South West
Rank - - 145
Contract jobs citing LiveCycle 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.062%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £305
UK excluding London median daily rate - £473 £305
% change year-on-year
- +54.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.00 -

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 West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
469 487 527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.86% 16.36% 16.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 339 327
Median daily rate £400 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £170 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £500 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £394 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.52% +5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 24
Median hourly rate £40.00 £18.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -20.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £9.10 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £44.00 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +4.10%

LiveCycle
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

LiveCycle Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

LiveCycle
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

LiveCycle Daily Rate Trend in the South West