The first table below looks at the demand for Adobe Captivate skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe Captivate over the 3 months to 24 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 of the Applications category for the West Midlands 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Captivate
Rank 91 95 103
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Contract jobs citing Adobe Captivate 23 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.98% 0.056% 0.13%
As % of the Applications category 6.18% 0.36% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £298 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.24% -25.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £12.08 £8.50
% change year-on-year
-8.95% +42.14%
Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
372 280 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.80% 15.66% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 117 119
Average daily rate £300 £275 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -15.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £138 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 54 63
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.72 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £37.80 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.06%
Adobe Captivate
England

Adobe Captivate
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Adobe Captivate Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Adobe Captivate
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Adobe Captivate Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Adobe Captivate
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Adobe Captivate Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Adobe Captivate
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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
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Vacancies
Birmingham - - - -
Adobe Captivate
England

Adobe Captivate
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 24 (100.00%) Adobe
1 24 (100.00%) E-Learning
2 23 (95.83%) Multimedia
2 23 (95.83%) HTML5
2 23 (95.83%) HTML
2 23 (95.83%) Flash
3 8 (33.33%) Automotive
4 7 (29.17%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (4.17%) Logistics
5 1 (4.17%) SAP

Adobe Captivate
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) NonStop SQL
General
1 23 (95.83%) Multimedia
2 8 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) Developer
1 23 (95.83%) Multimedia Developer
2 15 (62.50%) Graduate
3 1 (4.17%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (95.83%) HTML
1 23 (95.83%) Flash
1 23 (95.83%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (100.00%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (4.17%) Logistics
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Adobe
2 1 (4.17%) SAP