The table below looks at the statistics for Acrobat skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Acrobat over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Acrobat
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Acrobat 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - - -
As % of the Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £260 £205
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +26.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £63.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-66.66% +77.08%
Acrobat
Yorkshire

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

Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
213 199 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.99% 12.53% 14.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 123 106
Average daily rate £345 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £125 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 13 32
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.38 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £10.70 £7.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.89 £27.40 £24.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

Acrobat
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Acrobat Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Acrobat
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Acrobat Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Acrobat
Top 13 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Acrobat 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 Acrobat.

1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (100.00%) InDesign
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (66.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (66.67%) Axure RP
2 2 (66.67%) Fireworks
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Acrobat 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 Acrobat. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (100.00%) InDesign
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (66.67%) Fireworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (66.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (66.67%) Axure RP
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Web Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe