Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 22 November 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.

Adobe Acrobat
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 256 241 267
Rank change year-on-year -15 +26 +24
Contract jobs citing Acrobat 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.014% 0.045% 0.045%
As % of the Applications category 0.17% 0.51% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
City of London median daily rate £250 £113 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +122.22% -62.50% -20.00%
10th Percentile £225 £92 £184
90th Percentile £275 £135 £500
Central London median daily rate £250 £113 £300
% change year-on-year +122.22% -62.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 583 586 1015
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 8.14% 8.75% 11.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 398 762
City of London median daily rate £411 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.13% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £180 £164 £173
90th Percentile £638 £575 £613
Central London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 26 46
City of London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +15.15% +3.13%
10th Percentile £13.33 £13.70 £9.63
90th Percentile £32.20 £36.25 £23.99
Central London median hourly rate £20.50 £17.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year +17.99% +5.30% +3.13%

Acrobat
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Acrobat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Acrobat in the City of London

Acrobat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Acrobat in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Acrobat in the City of London

Acrobat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Acrobat in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Acrobat.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Acrobat
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) VMware