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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 38 45 36
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing Adobe 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.10% 0.23% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 2.45% 0.57% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £315 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £307 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.12% +2.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £11.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+39.13% -23.33%
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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
163 176 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 44.66% 39.82% 44.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 143 97
Average daily rate £400 £400 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 4
Average hourly rate £20.12 £23.00 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.51% +67.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.80 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £25.00 £18.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%

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
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 21 April 2015, 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 12 (92.31%) Finance
1 12 (92.31%) Banking
2 7 (53.85%) HTML5
2 7 (53.85%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (53.85%) W3C
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) Photoshop
2 7 (53.85%) CSS
2 7 (53.85%) XML
2 7 (53.85%) CSS3
2 7 (53.85%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (53.85%) User Experience
2 7 (53.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (38.46%) Analytics
3 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) Google Analytics
3 5 (38.46%) Web Analytics
3 5 (38.46%) Omniture
3 5 (38.46%) Google
3 5 (38.46%) Marketing
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) HND
5 2 (15.38%) Tandem
5 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
6 1 (7.69%) Retail
6 1 (7.69%) Billing
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Sitecore
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Photoshop
1 7 (53.85%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (53.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Google Analytics
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
1 12 (92.31%) Banking
2 5 (38.46%) Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (7.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Web Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Designer
2 3 (23.08%) Visual Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Photoshop Designer
4 1 (7.69%) UI Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Designer
4 1 (7.69%) User Experience Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) HTML
1 7 (53.85%) CSS
1 7 (53.85%) XML
1 7 (53.85%) HTML5
1 7 (53.85%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) W3C
1 7 (53.85%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Tandem
3 1 (7.69%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (38.46%) Analytics
2 5 (38.46%) Web Analytics
2 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) HND
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Omniture
1 5 (38.46%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) Sitecore