The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 35 31 44
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Contract jobs citing Adobe 10 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.25% 1.57% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 5.43% 3.38% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 0
Average daily rate
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£385 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £294
% change year-on-year
+6.69% +3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +72.41%
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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 Swindon region.

Vendors Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
184 148 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 41.35% 46.39% 51.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 118 155
Average daily rate £418 £398 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.03% -6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £227 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 5
Average hourly rate £22.69 £14.02 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.89% +3.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £14.03 £55.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Adobe
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Adobe Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 9 (75.00%) HTML
1 9 (75.00%) Photoshop
1 9 (75.00%) CSS
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Banking
3 7 (58.33%) XML
3 7 (58.33%) W3C
3 7 (58.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (58.33%) HTML5
3 7 (58.33%) CSS3
3 7 (58.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (58.33%) User Experience
3 7 (58.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (25.00%) HND
4 3 (25.00%) Google
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 2 (16.67%) Publishing
5 2 (16.67%) CMS
5 2 (16.67%) Tandem
5 2 (16.67%) Content Management
5 2 (16.67%) Marketing
5 2 (16.67%) Google Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Information Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) MS Office
6 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
6 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) EDMS

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 2 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Photoshop
2 7 (58.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (58.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) EDMS
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Marketing
3 2 (16.67%) Publishing
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Designer
2 3 (25.00%) Visual Designer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Photoshop Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Document Controller
4 1 (8.33%) UI Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Designer
4 1 (8.33%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) HTML
1 9 (75.00%) CSS
2 7 (58.33%) XML
2 7 (58.33%) HTML5
2 7 (58.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) W3C
1 7 (58.33%) User Experience
2 2 (16.67%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (16.67%) Analytics
2 2 (16.67%) Content Management
2 2 (16.67%) Information Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Web Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) Time Management
3 1 (8.33%) Campaign Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Management
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) HND
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Omniture