Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 21 February 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 77 87
Rank change year-on-year -13 +10 +10
Contract jobs citing Acrobat 6 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.47% 0.094% 0.23%
As % of the Applications category 3.97% 1.06% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £325 - -
East of England median daily rate £325 £275 -
% change year-on-year +18.18% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% - -
East of England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year +8.57% - -

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 151 94 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 11.82% 8.87% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 26 64
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £373 £220 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +69.32% -38.89% +60.00%
10th Percentile £143 £113 £147
90th Percentile £488 £425 £438
East of England median daily rate £345 £300 £360
% change year-on-year +15.00% -16.67% +30.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 17 26
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £10.74 £10.00 £8.75
90th Percentile £21.75 £21.75 £22.63
East of England median hourly rate £14.25 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -13.64% - -

Acrobat
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Acrobat in Cambridgeshire

Acrobat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Acrobat in Cambridgeshire

Acrobat
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Acrobat within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 21 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -3 5 £325 - 1
Acrobat
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Acrobat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Acrobat.

1 5 (83.33%) Adobe
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) VBA
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (33.33%) Document Management
4 2 (33.33%) Publishing
4 2 (33.33%) Validation
5 1 (16.67%) e-Learning
5 1 (16.67%) Web Design
5 1 (16.67%) Information Management
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) Dell
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Apple
5 1 (16.67%) AutoCAD
5 1 (16.67%) Documentum
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) C

Acrobat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Documentum
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (16.67%) AutoCAD
General
1 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Management Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) e-Learning
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Document Management
1 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) Apple
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Dell
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft