The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe
Rank 77 86 83
Rank change year-on-year +9 -3  
Contract jobs citing Adobe 12 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.16% 0.78% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 3.33% 2.26% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 7
Median daily rate £413 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.92% -13.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year +16.66% -7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Leeds.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 360 486 481
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 34.92% 34.49% 41.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 328 312
Median daily rate £400 £401 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.12% +14.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 9
Median hourly rate £14.20 £12.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.60% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.24 £10.00 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.50 £31.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Adobe
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe in Leeds

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe in Leeds over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Adobe in Leeds

Adobe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe in Leeds

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 15 (65.22%) HTML
2 14 (60.87%) CSS
3 11 (47.83%) User Experience
4 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
5 9 (39.13%) Wireframes
6 8 (34.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 8 (34.78%) HTML5
7 6 (26.09%) Java
7 6 (26.09%) Web Development
7 6 (26.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 5 (21.74%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (21.74%) CSS3
8 5 (21.74%) Prototyping
8 5 (21.74%) Web Services
9 4 (17.39%) Retail
9 4 (17.39%) Analytics
9 4 (17.39%) DevOps
9 4 (17.39%) Front End Development
10 3 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (13.04%) RESTful
10 3 (13.04%) OmniGraffle
10 3 (13.04%) Axure RP
10 3 (13.04%) Typography
10 3 (13.04%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
10 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
10 3 (13.04%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (13.04%) Web Design
10 3 (13.04%) XML
10 3 (13.04%) Photoshop

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 6 (26.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (13.04%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (13.04%) OmniGraffle
2 3 (13.04%) Photoshop
3 2 (8.70%) InVision
4 1 (4.35%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Adobe Analytics
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.70%) Google Analytics
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (4.35%) CloudBees
2 1 (4.35%) GitHub
2 1 (4.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Axure RP
2 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.35%) JIRA
3 1 (4.35%) Selenium
3 1 (4.35%) Subversion
3 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (17.39%) Retail
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Designer
2 8 (34.78%) UX Designer
3 7 (30.43%) Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Digital Designer
5 3 (13.04%) UI Designer
5 3 (13.04%) Web Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Architect
6 2 (8.70%) AWS Architect
6 2 (8.70%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (8.70%) DevOps Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Digital Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (8.70%) HTML CSS Designer
6 2 (8.70%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (8.70%) HTML Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Java Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Product Manager
6 2 (8.70%) UI/UX Designer
6 2 (8.70%) Web Designer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) HTML
2 14 (60.87%) CSS
3 8 (34.78%) HTML5
4 5 (21.74%) CSS3
4 5 (21.74%) Web Services
5 3 (13.04%) .NET
5 3 (13.04%) RESTful
5 3 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (13.04%) XML
6 2 (8.70%) Apache Axis
6 2 (8.70%) Flash
6 2 (8.70%) J2EE
6 2 (8.70%) jQuery
6 2 (8.70%) JSP
6 2 (8.70%) Sass
6 2 (8.70%) SOAP
6 2 (8.70%) WSDL
6 2 (8.70%) XHTML
7 1 (4.35%) WAP
7 1 (4.35%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Taxonomies
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Graphic Design
3 1 (4.35%) iPhone
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) Online Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.35%) Social Media
3 1 (4.35%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Android
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Unix
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Wireframes
3 6 (26.09%) Web Development
4 5 (21.74%) Prototyping
4 5 (21.74%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (17.39%) Analytics
5 4 (17.39%) DevOps
5 4 (17.39%) Front End Development
6 3 (13.04%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
6 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
6 3 (13.04%) Typography
6 3 (13.04%) Web Design
7 2 (8.70%) Benchmarking
7 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.70%) Competitor Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.70%) Iconography
7 2 (8.70%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (8.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
2 6 (26.09%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Google
1 2 (8.70%) hybris
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle
1 2 (8.70%) SAP
1 2 (8.70%) Tableau
2 1 (4.35%) IBM
2 1 (4.35%) Kony
2 1 (4.35%) MuleSoft
2 1 (4.35%) Temenos
2 1 (4.35%) Twitter