The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank - 38 42
Contract jobs citing Adobe 0 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire - 0.27% 2.06%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.65% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 8
Median daily rate - £375 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.71%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £306
% change year-on-year +16.66% -2.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £29.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -45.15% +84.37%  

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 Northamptonshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 135 154 203
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 36.00% 42.08% 41.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 114 113
Median daily rate £350 £400 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -4.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 12
Median hourly rate £15.00 £11.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -24.13%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £11.00 £9.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £11.00 £24.20
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 Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe in Northamptonshire

Adobe
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (50.00%) SAP Smart Forms
2 3 (50.00%) BAPI
2 3 (50.00%) SAP XI
2 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow
2 3 (50.00%) Supply Chain Management
2 3 (50.00%) System Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) ABAP
2 3 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 2 (33.33%) Wireframes
3 2 (33.33%) Prototyping
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (16.67%) Fintech
4 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) ABAP Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) ABAP Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Designer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) SAP Developer
1 3 (50.00%) UX Designer
2 2 (33.33%) HTML CSS Designer
3 1 (16.67%) UI Designer
3 1 (16.67%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) BAPI
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) SAP Smart Forms
1 3 (50.00%) SAP XI
2 2 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (50.00%) Supply Chain Management
1 3 (50.00%) System Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 2 (33.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) SAP