The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 51 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Adobe 1 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.18% 2.06% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 3.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Average daily rate
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£360 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £303 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +0.83%
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%
Adobe
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Vendors Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
248 297 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 44.44% 55.72% 49.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 209 41
Average daily rate £300 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £200 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 5 12
Average hourly rate £11.86 £11.36 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.40% -37.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.35 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £15.80 £18.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Adobe
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Newcastle upon Tyne 0 1 £360 +44.00%
Adobe
North East

Adobe
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Axure RP
1 7 (87.50%) User Experience
2 6 (75.00%) Graphic Design
2 6 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) Photoshop
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) Rapid Prototyping
3 3 (37.50%) Usability Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Web Design
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (12.50%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) IBM Notes
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
5 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) Lotus
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) Wyse
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (12.50%) IBM Notes
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (75.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (12.50%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Axure RP
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) UX Designer
1 5 (62.50%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Photoshop Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) User Experience
2 6 (75.00%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Rapid Prototyping
2 3 (37.50%) Usability Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Lotus
1 1 (12.50%) Wyse