The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 12 9 32
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +23
Contract jobs citing Adobe 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.44% 2.94% 1.35%
As % of the Vendors category 5.88% 5.26% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£325 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £311 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +11.76%
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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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Vendors Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
17 19 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 41.46% 55.88% 35.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 19
Average daily rate £391 £260 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.48% -18.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £202 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £368 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Adobe
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 2 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe AIR
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) MXML
2 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Flash
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) ColdFusion
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 1 (50.00%) ColdFusion
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (50.00%) CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe AIR
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) MXML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Flash
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple