The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Adobe Systems, Inc.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 34 45 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 -  
Contract jobs citing Adobe 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.65% 0.25% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.49% 0.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £413 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £313
% change year-on-year +16.66% -4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £30.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -46.06% +87.50%  

Adobe is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 134 177 185
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 43.51% 44.03% 57.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 114 111
Median daily rate £399 £393 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.59% -0.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £240 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 11
Median hourly rate £18.25 £47.50 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.57% +104.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £60.00 £41.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

Adobe
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Adobe as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe in Cambridge

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Adobe in Cambridge.

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe in Cambridge

Adobe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe in Cambridge

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe 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 Adobe.

1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Publishing
3 1 (25.00%) e-Learning
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Document Management
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) WordPress
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Sass
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) gulp
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) InVision
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) Acrobat
3 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) .NET

Adobe
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Acrobat
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (25.00%) InVision
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) gulp
General
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (25.00%) Healthcare Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
1 1 (25.00%) Sass
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Document Management
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (25.00%) TDD
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Google