Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 23 November 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 102 113
Rank change year-on-year +15 +11 -5
Contract jobs citing Adobe 4 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.34% 0.14% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 0.82% 0.37% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Wales median daily rate £290 - £241
10th Percentile £276 - £157
90th Percentile £321 - £318
UK median daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year - +3.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Wales median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £31.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year -29.60% +108.33% -11.76%

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 Wales.

All Vendors
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 490 546 719
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 41.25% 38.50% 43.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 373 506
Wales median daily rate £350 £400 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +15.52% -1.07%
10th Percentile £175 £210 £213
90th Percentile £525 £575 £475
UK median daily rate £433 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.98% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 39 38
Wales median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £15.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -18.99% +14.30%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.40 £10.50
90th Percentile £23.61 £61.25 £30.93
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.64% -5.71% +6.06%

Adobe
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Adobe in Wales

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe in Wales

Adobe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe in Wales

Adobe
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
South Wales +15 4 £290 - 1
Adobe
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Wales region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) RESTful
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) CSS3
1 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator

Adobe
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Angular Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) CSS3
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript