The table below looks at the statistics for Acrobat skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Acrobat 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Acrobat
Rank 147 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -
Contract jobs citing Acrobat 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.063% 0.042% -
As % of the Applications category 0.54% 0.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £143 £290 £299
% change year-on-year
-50.86% -2.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
-27.77% -
Acrobat
England

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

Applications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
370 290 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.70% 12.27% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 171 131
Average daily rate £350 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £128 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 43 49
Average hourly rate £12.75 £12.45 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.45% -28.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.43 £9.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £15.39 £43.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.22 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-1.46% -1.79%

Acrobat
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Acrobat Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Acrobat
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Acrobat Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Acrobat
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Acrobat Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Acrobat
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Acrobat within the 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
West Yorkshire -21 2 - -
Acrobat
England

Acrobat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 5 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe
2 3 (60.00%) Advertising
2 3 (60.00%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (60.00%) InDesign
2 3 (60.00%) Web Design
2 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Interactive Media
2 3 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (40.00%) Information Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Content Management
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe Captivate
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) CMS
3 2 (40.00%) XMetaL
3 2 (40.00%) RoboHelp
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) FrameMaker
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) W3C
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (60.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (60.00%) InDesign
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe Captivate
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) RoboHelp
3 2 (40.00%) FrameMaker
3 2 (40.00%) XMetaL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (60.00%) Advertising
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
1 3 (60.00%) Interactive Media
2 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Web Designer
1 3 (60.00%) Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Author
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Author
3 1 (20.00%) Photoshop Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Web Design
1 3 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Information Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft