Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Acrobat skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Acrobat over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Adobe Acrobat
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 57 69
Rank change year-on-year 0 +12 -4
Contract jobs citing Acrobat 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.31% 0.16% 0.39%
As % of the Applications category 2.70% 1.72% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median daily rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Cambridge median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -

Acrobat is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 74 58 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 11.65% 9.34% 6.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 11 27
Cambridge median daily rate £314 £223 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.01% -38.19% +20.00%
10th Percentile £143 £132 £175
90th Percentile £444 £413 £420
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £339 £223 £360
% change year-on-year +52.25% -38.19% +44.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 2
Cambridge median hourly rate £17.50 £12.39 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.30% -34.82% +31.03%
10th Percentile £10.88 £10.50 £14.85
90th Percentile £46.63 £21.40 £22.75
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.39 £12.00
% change year-on-year +17.08% +3.21% -14.29%

Acrobat
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Acrobat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Acrobat in Cambridge

Acrobat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Acrobat in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Acrobat.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Publishing
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB

Acrobat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
General
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Management Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe