Period
to 19 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 6 months to 19 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Adobe Systems, Inc.

Adobe
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 - 100
Rank change year-on-year - +100 -15
Contract jobs citing Adobe 1 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.097% - 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% - 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
South Wales median daily rate £300 - £241
10th Percentile £275 - £157
90th Percentile £325 - £318
Wales median daily rate £300 - £160
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South Wales median hourly rate - - £10.00
Wales median hourly rate - - £10.00

Adobe is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in South Wales.

All Vendors
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 432 454 564
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 41.74% 40.86% 45.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 316 407
South Wales median daily rate £368 £394 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £163 £180 £210
90th Percentile £500 £550 £475
Wales median daily rate £370 £400 £340
% change year-on-year -7.50% +17.65% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 40 22
South Wales median hourly rate £13.75 £13.60 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.10% -32.84% +35.00%
10th Percentile £10.16 £10.85 £10.26
90th Percentile £29.19 £61.25 £29.73
Wales median hourly rate £14.00 £12.65 £15.50
% change year-on-year +10.72% -18.42% +7.83%

Adobe
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Adobe as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe in South Wales

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe in South Wales

Adobe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe in South Wales

Adobe
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 19 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
Cardiff - 1 £300 - 2
Adobe
Wales

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

Adobe
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design