The table below looks at the statistics for Acrobat skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Acrobat over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Acrobat
Rank 149 144 120
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -24
Contract jobs citing Acrobat 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.034% 0.064% 0.042%
As % of the Applications category 0.37% 0.55% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £380 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £165 £143 £290
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -50.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £16.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-38.46% -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
269 364 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.18% 11.67% 12.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 221 171
Median daily rate £338 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £155 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 44 45
Median hourly rate £13.28 £12.50 £12.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.24% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £9.43 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £27.60 £15.39
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Acrobat
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Acrobat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Acrobat within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +2 1 £380 -
Acrobat
England

Acrobat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Acrobat 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Acrobat.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Peregrine
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) PDA
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WebEx
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile UI Designer
1 1 (50.00%) UI Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) ServiceCenter
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Bomgar
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Peregrine
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy