The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the 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 94 94 103
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing Adobe 55 26 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.74% 1.10% 0.85%
As % of the Vendors category 4.03% 2.54% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 17 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 £300 £143 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £307 £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
England

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

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1366 1024 994
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.19% 43.32% 44.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 854 568 504
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 65 82
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.75 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -40.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £25.00 £44.97
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 Yorkshire

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Adobe
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

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

Adobe Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Adobe
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 Adobe 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 +7 51 £340 +112.50% 8
South Yorkshire -17 2 £245 +75.00% 4
North Yorkshire -6 1 £486 - 2
Adobe
England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 59 (80.82%) CSS
2 55 (75.34%) HTML
3 39 (53.42%) JavaScript
4 31 (42.47%) jQuery
5 30 (41.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 27 (36.99%) Java
7 26 (35.62%) User Experience
8 23 (31.51%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (27.40%) Photoshop
9 20 (27.40%) E-Commerce
10 19 (26.03%) JSP
10 19 (26.03%) CSS3
11 18 (24.66%) Web Design
12 17 (23.29%) SQL
13 16 (21.92%) Information Architecture
13 16 (21.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 14 (19.18%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (17.81%) Telecoms
16 12 (16.44%) Spring
16 12 (16.44%) Apache Solr
16 12 (16.44%) HTML5
16 12 (16.44%) MooTools
16 12 (16.44%) Spring MVC
16 12 (16.44%) MVC
17 11 (15.07%) Configuration Management
17 11 (15.07%) J2EE
17 11 (15.07%) hybris
18 10 (13.70%) Integration Testing
18 10 (13.70%) Marketing
18 10 (13.70%) Content Management

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (21.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 12 (16.44%) Apache Solr
3 9 (12.33%) Apache
4 4 (5.48%) CMS
5 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (41.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 20 (27.40%) Photoshop
3 7 (9.59%) Adobe Captivate
4 6 (8.22%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (6.85%) Acrobat
6 4 (5.48%) MS Office
6 4 (5.48%) InDesign
7 2 (2.74%) RoboHelp
7 2 (2.74%) FrameMaker
7 2 (2.74%) XMetaL
8 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
8 1 (1.37%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.37%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.37%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) VPN
1 1 (1.37%) SSL
1 1 (1.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.85%) MySQL
1 5 (6.85%) MongoDB
1 5 (6.85%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Eclipse
2 5 (6.85%) Maven
2 5 (6.85%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.11%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (2.74%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (2.74%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (17.81%) Telecoms
2 10 (13.70%) Marketing
3 7 (9.59%) Publishing
4 4 (5.48%) Advertising
5 3 (4.11%) Finance
5 3 (4.11%) Interactive Media
6 1 (1.37%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.37%) Billing
6 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.37%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 44 (60.27%) Developer
2 23 (31.51%) Designer
3 16 (21.92%) UX Designer
3 16 (21.92%) Web Designer
4 13 (17.81%) UI Developer
5 12 (16.44%) UI Programmer
6 9 (12.33%) Front-End Developer
7 7 (9.59%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.11%) UX Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Author
9 2 (2.74%) Technical Author
9 2 (2.74%) E-Learning Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Senior Web Developer
10 1 (1.37%) Desktop Engineer
10 1 (1.37%) Junior Developer
10 1 (1.37%) PHP Developer
10 1 (1.37%) Graphic Designer
10 1 (1.37%) PHP Web Developer
10 1 (1.37%) Photoshop Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (80.82%) CSS
2 55 (75.34%) HTML
3 31 (42.47%) jQuery
4 19 (26.03%) JSP
4 19 (26.03%) CSS3
5 12 (16.44%) HTML5
5 12 (16.44%) MooTools
5 12 (16.44%) Spring
5 12 (16.44%) Spring MVC
6 11 (15.07%) J2EE
7 8 (10.96%) XML
7 8 (10.96%) OSGi
8 6 (8.22%) Sass
9 5 (6.85%) XSL
9 5 (6.85%) XHTML
10 4 (5.48%) LESS
11 1 (1.37%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (1.37%) REST
11 1 (1.37%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (35.62%) User Experience
2 6 (8.22%) E-Learning
3 2 (2.74%) Graphic Design
3 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.37%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.37%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.37%) NHS
4 1 (1.37%) W3C
4 1 (1.37%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.85%) Windows
2 4 (5.48%) Linux
2 4 (5.48%) UNIX
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.37%) Android
3 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.51%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (27.40%) E-Commerce
3 18 (24.66%) Web Design
4 16 (21.92%) Information Architecture
5 14 (19.18%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (16.44%) MVC
7 11 (15.07%) Configuration Management
8 10 (13.70%) Build Automation
8 10 (13.70%) Content Management
8 10 (13.70%) Business Analysis
8 10 (13.70%) Integration Testing
8 10 (13.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (8.22%) SEO
9 6 (8.22%) TDD
10 5 (6.85%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (6.85%) Mobile Development
11 4 (5.48%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (5.48%) Analytics
11 4 (5.48%) Time Management
11 4 (5.48%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 39 (53.42%) JavaScript
2 27 (36.99%) Java
3 17 (23.29%) SQL
4 1 (1.37%) VB
4 1 (1.37%) C#
4 1 (1.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) Sun Certification
2 1 (1.37%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (15.07%) hybris
2 3 (4.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.37%) BMC
3 1 (1.37%) Apple
3 1 (1.37%) Quark
3 1 (1.37%) Remedy
3 1 (1.37%) LANDesk
3 1 (1.37%) Eloqua
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle
3 1 (1.37%) SAP