The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe
Rank - - 21
Contract jobs citing Adobe 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - 2.50%
As % of the Vendors category - - 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £12.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+125.00% -17.24%
Adobe
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
83 44 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 39.34% 27.85% 35.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 28 20
Median daily rate £340 £315 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% +14.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £109 £163 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £424 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 9
Median hourly rate £45.00 £15.75 £13.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% +16.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.38 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £18.00 £22.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Adobe
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Flash
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Flash ActionScript Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Flash Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Flash
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript