The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe
Rank 33 50 36
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Contract jobs citing Adobe 3 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.05% 0.23% 1.62%
As % of the Vendors category 1.91% 0.60% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Average daily rate £363 £195 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+85.89% -40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +39.13%
Adobe
Hampshire

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

Vendors Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
157 168 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 54.70% 39.44% 33.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 119 90
Average daily rate £390 £393 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.63% +24.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £504 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 11
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £12.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £22.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Adobe across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Adobe
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Adobe Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
1 3 (37.50%) CRM
1 3 (37.50%) Data Management
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 2 (25.00%) ActionScript 2.0
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (25.00%) CSS3
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (25.00%) Jasmine
2 2 (25.00%) Sass
2 2 (25.00%) Master Data Management
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (25.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
2 2 (25.00%) gulp
2 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Siebel
2 2 (25.00%) JMS
2 2 (25.00%) EAI
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) ActionScript
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) OOP

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (12.50%) 3ds Max
2 1 (12.50%) CINEMA 4D
2 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (12.50%) Eloqua
1 1 (12.50%) Unica
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SMS
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) gulp
1 2 (25.00%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Principal Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) 3D Designer
2 1 (12.50%) 3D Max Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Lead Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) CSS3
2 2 (25.00%) Flash
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (25.00%) JMS
2 2 (25.00%) Sass
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (25.00%) STB
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) CRM
1 3 (37.50%) Data Management
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) EAI
2 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (25.00%) Master Data Management
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) OOP
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Content Management
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) ActionScript
1 2 (25.00%) ActionScript 2.0
1 2 (25.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 2 (25.00%) C
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) GoldenSource
2 2 (25.00%) Siebel
3 1 (12.50%) Facebook
3 1 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (12.50%) Twitter