The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 19 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing Adobe 2 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 2.63% 3.53% 5.15%
As % of the Vendors category 8.70% 6.52% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £385 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.58% +62.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £296
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-13.82% -14.70%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Stirling region.

Vendors Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23 46 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 30.26% 54.12% 54.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 28
Average daily rate £465 £325 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.07% -14.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £260 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +96.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.49 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -10.25%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

Adobe
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 7 (77.78%) E-Learning
1 7 (77.78%) Adobe Captivate
2 6 (66.67%) Banking
3 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (33.33%) WebEx
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) MS Office
3 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) W3C
4 2 (22.22%) User Experience
4 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
5 1 (11.11%) Axure RP
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) MS Excel

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Adobe Captivate
2 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Axure RP
General
1 6 (66.67%) Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Trainer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) E-Learning
2 2 (22.22%) User Experience
2 2 (22.22%) W3C
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft