The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Warrington region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 23 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Adobe 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.31% - 3.17%
As % of the Vendors category 5.88% - 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £307 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £15.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-23.33% -23.07%
Vendors Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
68 87 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 39.31% 55.41% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 41 16
Average daily rate £425 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £173 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £525 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Adobe
Cheshire

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 5 (100.00%) SAP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (80.00%) CA
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 4 (80.00%) McAfee
2 4 (80.00%) Sophos
2 4 (80.00%) Validation
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Veeam
2 4 (80.00%) Becrypt
3 3 (60.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) SAP Certification
5 1 (20.00%) NWDS
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) LSMW
5 1 (20.00%) Logistics
5 1 (20.00%) SAP BSP
5 1 (20.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (20.00%) Primavera
5 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (20.00%) Workflow
5 1 (20.00%) NetWeaver
5 1 (20.00%) SAP PP
5 1 (20.00%) SAP BI

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 (20.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (20.00%) SAP PP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (20.00%) SAP BI
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) NWDS
1 1 (20.00%) LSMW
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) ABAP Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) ABAP Developer
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) SAP BSP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XSLT
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) CA
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 4 (80.00%) McAfee
2 4 (80.00%) Sophos
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Veeam
2 4 (80.00%) Becrypt
3 1 (20.00%) Primavera
3 1 (20.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle