The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Adobe AIR skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Adobe AIR 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe Integrated Runtime (Adobe AIR)
UK
Rank 593 637 611
Rank change year-on-year +44 -26  
Contract jobs citing Adobe AIR 3 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.009% 0.019%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.021% 0.034% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 6
Median daily rate £325 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £225 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £308 £359
UK excluding London median daily rate - £225 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Adobe AIR is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 14206 14834 13989
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.36% 27.99% 26.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9854 10283 9074
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 227 189
Median hourly rate £42.00 £38.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.38% +10.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.80 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.75 £47.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Adobe AIR
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Adobe AIR as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe AIR in the UK

Adobe AIR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe AIR in the UK

Adobe AIR
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe AIR in the UK

Adobe AIR
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe AIR within the UK over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +32 3 £325 +18.18%
London +27 3 £325 +13.04%

Adobe AIR
Top 25 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe AIR also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Adobe AIR.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (75.00%) Node.js
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) PhoneGap
4 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) ActionScript
4 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Flash
4 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (25.00%) Web Accessibility
4 1 (25.00%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (25.00%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (25.00%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (25.00%) Advertising
4 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (25.00%) InDesign
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery

Adobe AIR
Top Related IT Skills 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 (25.00%) InDesign
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Node.js
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Flash
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) PhoneGap
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) ActionScript
2 1 (25.00%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (25.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe