Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for RoboHelp skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RoboHelp over the 6 months to 21 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 RoboHelp
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 817 815 838
Rank change year-on-year -2 +23 -1
Contract jobs citing RoboHelp 9 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.010% 0.004% 0.012%
As % of the Applications category 0.11% 0.049% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
England median daily rate £400 £115 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +247.83% -71.25% +28.00%
UK median daily rate £400 £115 £400
% change year-on-year +247.83% -71.25% +28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - £30.00 -

RoboHelp 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 England with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 8,101 8,098 10,115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.91% 9.08% 10.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,012 4,797 5,960
England median daily rate £350 £350 £350
10th Percentile £143 £150 £155
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
UK median daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 672 812 969
England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.00 £9.50
90th Percentile £34.59 £40.00 £38.41
UK median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £15.50

RoboHelp
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing RoboHelp as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for RoboHelp in England

RoboHelp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RoboHelp in England

RoboHelp
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RoboHelp in England

RoboHelp
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RoboHelp within the England region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
South East -15 4 £400 +247.83%
West Midlands - 4 - -
Midlands - 4 - -
East of England - 1 - -
RoboHelp
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing RoboHelp 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 England region with a requirement for RoboHelp.

1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 5 (55.56%) Adobe
1 5 (55.56%) Acrobat
1 5 (55.56%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (55.56%) Snagit
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Content Management
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (44.44%) VirtualBox
2 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
2 4 (44.44%) CMS
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) PaintShop Pro
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe Captivate

RoboHelp
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 4 (44.44%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Acrobat
1 5 (55.56%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (55.56%) Snagit
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (11.11%) InDesign
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (11.11%) PaintShop Pro
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Author
1 9 (100.00%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) CSS
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Content Management
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VirtualBox
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Adobe
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) VMware