The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 30 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.

Adobe
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 36 54
Rank change year-on-year +3 +18  
Contract jobs citing Adobe 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.77% 1.05% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 1.74% 1.84% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £463 £275 £195
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +68.18% +41.02%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £313 £300
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £33.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year -52.05% +110.93%  

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 Southampton.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 115 163 152
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 44.06% 56.99% 36.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 115 104
Median daily rate £375 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £425 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 11
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £15.25 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +10.29%  

Adobe
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe in Southampton

Adobe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Campaign Management

Adobe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Campaign
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Business Change Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Business Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Change Manager
1 1 (50.00%) CRM Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Campaign Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing