The table below looks at the statistics for Adobe CQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe CQ over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe CQ (formerly Day CQ Communiqué CQ5)
Rank 166 181 187
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +6
Contract jobs citing Adobe CQ 30 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.54% 0.32% 0.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.16% 1.80% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 16 12
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £290 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £323
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +16.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
949 1166 1059
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.98% 17.53% 17.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 712 825 743
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £551 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 22 46
Average hourly rate £14.50 £12.75 £16.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.72% -20.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £12.20 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £23.50 £56.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

Adobe CQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Adobe CQ across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Adobe CQ Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Adobe CQ
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Adobe CQ across the City of London region.

Adobe CQ Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Adobe CQ
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe CQ across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Adobe CQ Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Adobe CQ
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Adobe CQ across the City of London region.

Adobe CQ Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Adobe CQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Adobe CQ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Adobe CQ.

1 37 (68.52%) Java
2 30 (55.56%) Adobe
3 25 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (40.74%) TDD
5 19 (35.19%) Spring
6 17 (31.48%) CMS
7 16 (29.63%) JavaScript
7 16 (29.63%) J2EE
8 12 (22.22%) Hibernate
8 12 (22.22%) Content Management
9 11 (20.37%) jQuery
9 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (18.52%) Spring MVC
10 10 (18.52%) Scrum
10 10 (18.52%) MVC
10 10 (18.52%) CSS
10 10 (18.52%) HTML
11 9 (16.67%) CRM
11 9 (16.67%) JUnit
11 9 (16.67%) Linux
11 9 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
11 9 (16.67%) Finance
11 9 (16.67%) Web Development
11 9 (16.67%) Subversion
11 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
11 9 (16.67%) HTML5
11 9 (16.67%) Mockito
12 8 (14.81%) BDD
13 7 (12.96%) RESTful
13 7 (12.96%) Banking

Adobe CQ
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Adobe CQ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Adobe CQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (31.48%) CMS
2 5 (9.26%) Tomcat
2 5 (9.26%) Apache Solr
3 3 (5.56%) IIS
3 3 (5.56%) Apache
4 2 (3.70%) WordPress
5 1 (1.85%) Liferay
5 1 (1.85%) Drupal
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.85%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) Jackrabbit
2 3 (5.56%) MySQL
3 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) JUnit
1 9 (16.67%) Subversion
1 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 9 (16.67%) Mockito
2 6 (11.11%) Selenium
3 5 (9.26%) Maven
4 4 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (7.41%) TeamCity
4 4 (7.41%) Hudson
4 4 (7.41%) Jasmine
5 3 (5.56%) Grunt
5 3 (5.56%) Cucumber
5 3 (5.56%) JBehave
5 3 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (16.67%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) Banking
3 6 (11.11%) Retail
4 5 (9.26%) Marketing
5 3 (5.56%) Legal
5 3 (5.56%) Advertising
6 2 (3.70%) Arabic Language
6 2 (3.70%) Games
7 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.85%) German Language
7 1 (1.85%) Publishing
7 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (61.11%) Developer
2 20 (37.04%) Java Developer
3 7 (12.96%) Architect
4 6 (11.11%) Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.70%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.70%) PHP Developer
8 1 (1.85%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (1.85%) Technical Leader
8 1 (1.85%) Web Manager
8 1 (1.85%) Web Architect
8 1 (1.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (1.85%) Web Content Manager
8 1 (1.85%) Digital Project Manager
8 1 (1.85%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (1.85%) Content Manager
8 1 (1.85%) Project Analyst
8 1 (1.85%) Web Developer
8 1 (1.85%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.19%) Spring
2 16 (29.63%) J2EE
3 12 (22.22%) Hibernate
4 11 (20.37%) jQuery
5 10 (18.52%) HTML
5 10 (18.52%) Spring MVC
5 10 (18.52%) CSS
6 9 (16.67%) HTML5
7 7 (12.96%) RESTful
8 6 (11.11%) Ajax
8 6 (11.11%) Java SE
8 6 (11.11%) JSP
8 6 (11.11%) Servlets
8 6 (11.11%) XML
8 6 (11.11%) CSS3
9 5 (9.26%) Apache Sling
9 5 (9.26%) Apache Felix
10 3 (5.56%) AngularJS
10 3 (5.56%) XSL
10 3 (5.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Clustering
2 3 (5.56%) Digital Media
2 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.70%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Social Media
4 1 (1.85%) PKI
4 1 (1.85%) User Experience
4 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (5.56%) UNIX
2 3 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (40.74%) TDD
3 12 (22.22%) Content Management
4 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (18.52%) MVC
5 10 (18.52%) Scrum
6 9 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
6 9 (16.67%) CRM
6 9 (16.67%) Web Development
7 8 (14.81%) BDD
8 6 (11.11%) SEO
8 6 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (9.26%) Web Design
9 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce
9 5 (9.26%) SOA
10 4 (7.41%) Configuration Management
10 4 (7.41%) Analytics
11 3 (5.56%) Web Analytics
11 3 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 37 (68.52%) Java
2 16 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.70%) PHP
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Puppet
2 1 (1.85%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (1.85%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 30 (55.56%) Adobe
2 3 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (5.56%) Google
3 2 (3.70%) FatWire
4 1 (1.85%) Endeca
4 1 (1.85%) ATG
4 1 (1.85%) BEA
4 1 (1.85%) Red Hat