The table below looks at the statistics for Adobe Captivate skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe Captivate over the 3 months to 31 March 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Captivate
Rank 557 527 525
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -2
Contract jobs citing Adobe Captivate 32 61 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.11% 0.054%
As % of the Applications category 0.48% 0.87% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 13
Average daily rate
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£325 £306 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.12% +2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £128 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £256 £298
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -13.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 3
Average hourly rate £47.33 £11.00 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+330.27% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.33 £11.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+330.27% -20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
6716 6989 6022
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.22% 13.12% 12.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3700 3619 3067
Average daily rate £350 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £150 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 658 654 710
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.85 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.36% +2.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £42.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -1.63%

Adobe Captivate
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Adobe Captivate within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Adobe Captivate Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Adobe Captivate
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Adobe Captivate within the UK.

Adobe Captivate Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Adobe Captivate
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe Captivate within the UK over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Adobe Captivate Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Adobe Captivate
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Adobe Captivate within the UK.

Adobe Captivate Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Adobe Captivate
Top 27 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe Captivate within the UK over the 3 months to 31 March 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
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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
England -42 23 £325 +6.12% 8
London -6 10 £325 +4.00% 2
North West -13 5 £363 - 2
Cheshire - 3 £325 - 2
South East -37 2 £310 -4.61% 4
South West - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 £288 -
East Midlands - - - -
M4 Corridor - - - -
East of England - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Banbury - - - -
Bedford - - - -
Bexhill-On-Sea - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Chester - - - - 2
Milton Keynes - - - - 3
Northampton - - - -
Reading - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - - 3

Adobe Captivate
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Adobe Captivate 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 Captivate.

1 55 (100.00%) Adobe
2 42 (76.36%) E-Learning
3 18 (32.73%) MS Office
4 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
5 15 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (21.82%) HTML
7 11 (20.00%) Photoshop
7 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 11 (20.00%) Learning Management System
8 9 (16.36%) Adobe Illustrator
8 9 (16.36%) InDesign
8 9 (16.36%) Banking
9 7 (12.73%) Publishing
10 6 (10.91%) SCORM
10 6 (10.91%) HTML5
11 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (9.09%) Retail
11 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
12 4 (7.27%) Windows
12 4 (7.27%) Finance
12 4 (7.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 3 (5.45%) Business Transformation
13 3 (5.45%) Moodle
13 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
13 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
13 3 (5.45%) Flash
13 3 (5.45%) Service Delivery
13 3 (5.45%) MS Visio
14 2 (3.64%) Dreamweaver
14 2 (3.64%) Acrobat

Adobe Captivate
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Adobe Captivate 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 Captivate. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.45%) Moodle
3 1 (1.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 18 (32.73%) MS Office
2 15 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 11 (20.00%) Photoshop
4 9 (16.36%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (16.36%) InDesign
5 4 (7.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (5.45%) MS Visio
7 2 (3.64%) Acrobat
7 2 (3.64%) Fireworks
7 2 (3.64%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (16.36%) Banking
2 7 (12.73%) Publishing
3 5 (9.09%) Retail
4 4 (7.27%) Finance
5 2 (3.64%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.82%) Law
6 1 (1.82%) Legal
6 1 (1.82%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (52.73%) Developer
2 15 (27.27%) E-Learning Developer
3 14 (25.45%) Trainer
4 8 (14.55%) Designer
5 5 (9.09%) Author
6 4 (7.27%) Technical Author
6 4 (7.27%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.45%) IT Trainer
8 2 (3.64%) Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Telecoms Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Instructional Designer
9 1 (1.82%) Project Manager
9 1 (1.82%) Technical Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Games Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Technical Writer
9 1 (1.82%) Flash Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.82%) HTML
2 6 (10.91%) HTML5
3 3 (5.45%) Flash
4 2 (3.64%) CSS
4 2 (3.64%) XML
5 1 (1.82%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 42 (76.36%) E-Learning
2 11 (20.00%) Learning Management System
3 6 (10.91%) SCORM
4 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.64%) Animation
5 2 (3.64%) Video Editing
6 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.82%) Wiki
6 1 (1.82%) Statistics
6 1 (1.82%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (5.45%) Service Delivery
2 3 (5.45%) Business Transformation
3 2 (3.64%) Content Management
3 2 (3.64%) Information Management
3 2 (3.64%) Project Management
4 1 (1.82%) Service Management
4 1 (1.82%) ITIL
4 1 (1.82%) ERP
4 1 (1.82%) Document Management
4 1 (1.82%) Time Management
4 1 (1.82%) 3D Modelling
4 1 (1.82%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (1.82%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (1.82%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
1 2 (3.64%) ActionScript
1 2 (3.64%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (1.82%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) Degree
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) Adobe
2 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.64%) SAP
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle
4 1 (1.82%) Interwoven
4 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow