The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 24 August 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Adobe Systems, Inc.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe
Rank 28 29 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing Adobe 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 0.56% 0.70% 4.80%
As % of the Vendors category 0.97% 1.28% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Median daily rate - £150 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -57.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £12.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+108.33% -20.00%
Adobe
Hertfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
103 78 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 57.54% 54.55% 50.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 35 33
Median daily rate £293 £425 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.17% +26.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £350 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £435 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 8
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.88% -13.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford region citing Adobe as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

Adobe
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Xcode
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Casper Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Mac Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft