The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services 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 Adobe over the 3 months to 28 August 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.

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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 67 74 82
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Contract jobs citing Adobe 51 22 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.25% 1.32% 1.17%
As % of the Vendors category 5.40% 3.06% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 15 17
Average daily rate
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£340 £160 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% -46.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £160 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £313 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £9.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.83% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £15.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -25.92%
Adobe
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
945 719 661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 41.69% 43.00% 42.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 585 396 339
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 37 42
Average hourly rate £13.60 £10.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.47% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.17 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Adobe
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Adobe Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Adobe
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +4 50 £340 +112.50% 3
Bradford -11 2 - - 2
Adobe
Yorkshire

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 55 (82.09%) CSS
2 51 (76.12%) HTML
3 35 (52.24%) JavaScript
4 31 (46.27%) jQuery
5 27 (40.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 26 (38.81%) Java
7 23 (34.33%) User Experience
8 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (29.85%) Photoshop
9 20 (29.85%) E-Commerce
10 19 (28.36%) JSP
10 19 (28.36%) CSS3
11 18 (26.87%) Web Design
12 17 (25.37%) SQL
13 16 (23.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 16 (23.88%) Information Architecture
14 14 (20.90%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (19.40%) Telecoms
16 12 (17.91%) MVC
16 12 (17.91%) MooTools
16 12 (17.91%) Apache Solr
16 12 (17.91%) Spring MVC
16 12 (17.91%) Spring
17 11 (16.42%) HTML5
17 11 (16.42%) hybris
17 11 (16.42%) Configuration Management
17 11 (16.42%) J2EE
18 10 (14.93%) Continuous Improvement
18 10 (14.93%) Build Automation
18 10 (14.93%) Content Management

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 16 (23.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 12 (17.91%) Apache Solr
3 9 (13.43%) Apache
4 4 (5.97%) CMS
5 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (40.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 20 (29.85%) Photoshop
3 6 (8.96%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (8.96%) Adobe Captivate
4 5 (7.46%) Acrobat
5 4 (5.97%) MS Office
5 4 (5.97%) InDesign
6 2 (2.99%) RoboHelp
6 2 (2.99%) FrameMaker
6 2 (2.99%) XMetaL
7 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
7 1 (1.49%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.49%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) VPN
1 1 (1.49%) SSL
1 1 (1.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.46%) MySQL
1 5 (7.46%) MongoDB
1 5 (7.46%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Eclipse
2 5 (7.46%) Maven
2 5 (7.46%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.48%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (19.40%) Telecoms
2 7 (10.45%) Publishing
2 7 (10.45%) Marketing
3 4 (5.97%) Advertising
4 3 (4.48%) Finance
4 3 (4.48%) Interactive Media
5 1 (1.49%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.49%) Billing
5 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.49%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 42 (62.69%) Developer
2 20 (29.85%) Designer
3 16 (23.88%) Web Designer
4 14 (20.90%) UX Designer
5 13 (19.40%) UI Developer
6 12 (17.91%) UI Programmer
7 9 (13.43%) Front-End Developer
8 6 (8.96%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.48%) UX Developer
10 2 (2.99%) Author
10 2 (2.99%) Technical Author
10 2 (2.99%) Senior Web Developer
11 1 (1.49%) Desktop Engineer
11 1 (1.49%) Junior Developer
11 1 (1.49%) E-Learning Developer
11 1 (1.49%) Photoshop Designer
11 1 (1.49%) Content Manager
11 1 (1.49%) Junior
11 1 (1.49%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (82.09%) CSS
2 51 (76.12%) HTML
3 31 (46.27%) jQuery
4 19 (28.36%) JSP
4 19 (28.36%) CSS3
5 12 (17.91%) Spring
5 12 (17.91%) Spring MVC
5 12 (17.91%) MooTools
6 11 (16.42%) HTML5
6 11 (16.42%) J2EE
7 8 (11.94%) XML
7 8 (11.94%) OSGi
8 6 (8.96%) Sass
9 5 (7.46%) XSL
9 5 (7.46%) XHTML
10 4 (5.97%) LESS
11 1 (1.49%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (1.49%) WinForms
11 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (34.33%) User Experience
2 5 (7.46%) E-Learning
3 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.49%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.49%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.49%) W3C
4 1 (1.49%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) Windows
2 4 (5.97%) Linux
2 4 (5.97%) UNIX
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.49%) Android
3 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (29.85%) E-Commerce
3 18 (26.87%) Web Design
4 16 (23.88%) Information Architecture
5 14 (20.90%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (17.91%) MVC
7 11 (16.42%) Configuration Management
8 10 (14.93%) Content Management
8 10 (14.93%) Business Analysis
8 10 (14.93%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (14.93%) Build Automation
8 10 (14.93%) Integration Testing
9 6 (8.96%) TDD
9 6 (8.96%) SEO
10 5 (7.46%) Mobile Development
11 4 (5.97%) Analytics
11 4 (5.97%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (5.97%) Time Management
11 4 (5.97%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (5.97%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 35 (52.24%) JavaScript
2 26 (38.81%) Java
3 17 (25.37%) SQL
4 1 (1.49%) VB
4 1 (1.49%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 11 (16.42%) hybris
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.49%) BMC
3 1 (1.49%) Apple
3 1 (1.49%) Quark
3 1 (1.49%) Remedy
3 1 (1.49%) LANDesk
3 1 (1.49%) SAP