The table below looks at the statistics for Acrobat skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Acrobat over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Acrobat
Rank - 71 -
Contract jobs citing Acrobat 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 0.13% -
As % of the Applications category - 1.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £375 £298
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +26.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
Acrobat
UK

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

Applications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
55 54 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 8.54% 7.09% 14.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 27 64
Average daily rate £300 £338 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +6.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £265 £106
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £471 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 1
Average hourly rate £12.20 £14.25 £10.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.38% +31.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

Acrobat
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Acrobat across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Acrobat Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Acrobat
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Acrobat Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Acrobat
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Acrobat Hourly Rate Trend in Wales