The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors 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.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 71 59 92
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +33
Contract jobs citing Adobe 19 24 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.32% 1.89% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category 2.45% 3.76% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 5
Average daily rate £350 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £211 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £410 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £15.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-23.33% -21.05%
Vendors Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
775 638 863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 53.82% 50.20% 51.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 300 457
Average daily rate £350 £343 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £152 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £508 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 33 44
Average hourly rate £25.50 £22.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.37 £13.00 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.84 £27.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Adobe
South East

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Adobe
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Adobe Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Adobe
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 Adobe within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +4 4 £375 -34.78%
Dorking - 4 £297 -
Woking - 1 £275 -
Farnham - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Staines - - - -
Adobe
South East

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 15 (51.72%) Graphic Design
2 13 (44.83%) Photoshop
3 9 (31.03%) HTML
3 9 (31.03%) CSS
3 9 (31.03%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (31.03%) Information Architecture
3 9 (31.03%) Axure RP
4 8 (27.59%) Usability Testing
4 8 (27.59%) MS Office
5 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
5 7 (24.14%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (20.69%) Acrobat
6 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
7 5 (17.24%) Java
7 5 (17.24%) Marketing
7 5 (17.24%) jQuery
8 4 (13.79%) Analytics
8 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (13.79%) Oracle
8 4 (13.79%) Flash
8 4 (13.79%) Dreamweaver
9 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
9 3 (10.34%) CRM
9 3 (10.34%) InDesign
9 3 (10.34%) Publishing
9 3 (10.34%) Retail
9 3 (10.34%) HTML5
9 3 (10.34%) Social Media
9 3 (10.34%) CSS3
9 3 (10.34%) Social Media Marketing

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 (3.45%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Photoshop
2 9 (31.03%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (27.59%) MS Office
4 7 (24.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (20.69%) Acrobat
6 3 (10.34%) InDesign
7 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
7 2 (6.90%) Fireworks
7 2 (6.90%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (3.45%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
8 1 (3.45%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (3.45%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Axure RP
2 4 (13.79%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (6.90%) Subversion
3 2 (6.90%) Mercurial
3 2 (6.90%) Flash Builder
3 2 (6.90%) Hudson
3 2 (6.90%) WiX
3 2 (6.90%) Ant
3 2 (6.90%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (17.24%) Marketing
2 3 (10.34%) Publishing
2 3 (10.34%) Retail
3 2 (6.90%) Billing
3 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Designer
2 8 (27.59%) User Experience Designer
3 6 (20.69%) Graphic Designer
4 4 (13.79%) Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Lead Designer
6 2 (6.90%) ActionScript Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Photoshop Designer
6 2 (6.90%) Lead Architect
7 1 (3.45%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Graphic Designer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Designer
7 1 (3.45%) Communications Officer
7 1 (3.45%) Digital Designer
7 1 (3.45%) Visual Designer
7 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (3.45%) Flash Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Communications Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) HTML
1 9 (31.03%) CSS
2 5 (17.24%) jQuery
3 4 (13.79%) Flash
4 3 (10.34%) HTML5
4 3 (10.34%) CSS3
5 2 (6.90%) Robotlegs
5 2 (6.90%) Ajax
5 2 (6.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (51.72%) Graphic Design
2 3 (10.34%) Social Media
3 2 (6.90%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.45%) iPhone
4 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.45%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Information Architecture
2 8 (27.59%) Usability Testing
3 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.79%) Analytics
4 3 (10.34%) Social Media Marketing
4 3 (10.34%) CRM
4 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.90%) MVC
5 2 (6.90%) UML
5 2 (6.90%) OOP
5 2 (6.90%) TDD
5 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.90%) Scrum
5 2 (6.90%) Use Case
5 2 (6.90%) Online Marketing
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL
6 1 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (3.45%) Data Analytics
6 1 (3.45%) Email Marketing
6 1 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
2 5 (17.24%) Java
3 2 (6.90%) ActionScript
3 2 (6.90%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.45%) MOS
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Google