The first table below looks at the demand for Acrobat skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Acrobat over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Surrey region.

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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Acrobat
Rank - - 89
Contract jobs citing Acrobat 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - - 0.34%
As % of the Applications category - - 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate
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- - £273
UK excluding London average daily rate - £305 £173
% change year-on-year
- +76.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 - -
Applications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
236 201 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 18.51% 15.95% 15.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 109 123
Average daily rate £371 £316 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.31% +0.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £150 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £301
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 15 37
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £14.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.65 £25.50 £26.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Acrobat
South East

Acrobat
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Acrobat across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Acrobat Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Acrobat
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Acrobat Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Acrobat
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Acrobat Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Acrobat
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Acrobat within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shepperton - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Acrobat
South East

Acrobat
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Acrobat 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 Acrobat.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Acrobat 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 Acrobat. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Graphic Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Graphic Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Communications Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Communications Officer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe