Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 19 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 167 187
Rank change year-on-year +18 +20 -12
Contract jobs citing Acrobat 13 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.37% 0.026% 0.14%
As % of the Applications category 3.96% 0.23% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 4
Hampshire median daily rate £290 £150 £143
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +93.33% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £260 £143 £128
90th Percentile £323 £158 £168
South East median daily rate £290 £150 £135
% change year-on-year +93.33% +11.11% -53.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £17.50
South East median hourly rate - £18.55 £17.50
% change year-on-year - +6.00% +40.00%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 328 444 520
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 9.36% 11.49% 11.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 256 270
Hampshire median daily rate £290 £318 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.88% -2.08% +8.33%
10th Percentile £133 £150 £163
90th Percentile £450 £506 £480
South East median daily rate £345 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +7.81% -1.54% +1.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 57 66
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.51 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.46% +25.00% +28.82%
10th Percentile £10.40 £11.63 £10.35
90th Percentile £23.63 £43.00 £26.80
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.10
% change year-on-year -6.06% +9.27% +4.93%

Acrobat
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Acrobat in Hampshire

Acrobat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Acrobat in Hampshire

Acrobat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Acrobat in Hampshire

Acrobat
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Acrobat within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Hook - 10 £288 -
Fleet - 1 £275 -
Acrobat
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Acrobat.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 13 (100.00%) Adobe
1 13 (100.00%) PaintShop Pro
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 13 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 12 (92.31%) SDLC
2 12 (92.31%) Management Information System
3 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
4 10 (76.92%) SC Cleared
5 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
5 8 (61.54%) Server Virtualisation
6 7 (53.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (53.85%) LAN
6 7 (53.85%) WAN

Acrobat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 13 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 13 (100.00%) PaintShop Pro
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) LAN
1 7 (53.85%) WAN
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Author
1 13 (100.00%) Technical Author
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) SDLC
2 8 (61.54%) Server Virtualisation
3 7 (53.85%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
2 10 (76.92%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Adobe