The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the City of London region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe CQ (formerly Day CQ Communiqué CQ5)
Rank 191 178 215
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +37
Contract jobs citing Adobe CQ 17 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.36% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.56% 2.20% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 7
Average daily rate £475 £316 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.19% -27.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £243 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £311 £275
% change year-on-year
+20.48% +13.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1087 1045 1179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.85% 16.43% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 788 706 751
Average daily rate £380 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 38 40
Average hourly rate £22.00 £30.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.50 £135.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Adobe CQ
London

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 23 April 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 23 April 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 24 (80.00%) Java
2 20 (66.67%) Adobe
3 14 (46.67%) HTML
4 12 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 12 (40.00%) Spring
5 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
5 11 (36.67%) CSS
6 10 (33.33%) Marketing
6 10 (33.33%) jQuery
7 9 (30.00%) CMS
8 8 (26.67%) Ajax
9 7 (23.33%) J2EE
9 7 (23.33%) HTML5
10 6 (20.00%) TDD
11 5 (16.67%) Subversion
11 5 (16.67%) JUnit
11 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
11 5 (16.67%) RESTful
12 4 (13.33%) Arduino
12 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
12 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
12 4 (13.33%) REST
12 4 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
12 4 (13.33%) iOS Development
12 4 (13.33%) JSP
12 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
12 4 (13.33%) MySQL
12 4 (13.33%) .NET
12 4 (13.33%) SOAP
12 4 (13.33%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 9 (30.00%) CMS
2 1 (3.33%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Bluetooth
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Subversion
1 5 (16.67%) JUnit
1 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) Selenium
2 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.33%) JBehave
2 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.33%) Mockito
2 1 (3.33%) Hudson
General
1 10 (33.33%) Marketing
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Advertising
3 2 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Java Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Author
5 1 (3.33%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Web Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) HTML
2 12 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 12 (40.00%) Spring
3 11 (36.67%) CSS
4 10 (33.33%) jQuery
5 8 (26.67%) Ajax
6 7 (23.33%) J2EE
6 7 (23.33%) HTML5
7 5 (16.67%) RESTful
8 4 (13.33%) REST
8 4 (13.33%) JSP
8 4 (13.33%) .NET
8 4 (13.33%) SOAP
8 4 (13.33%) Web Services
8 4 (13.33%) XML
9 3 (10.00%) JSON
9 3 (10.00%) OSGi
10 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
11 1 (3.33%) Servlets
11 1 (3.33%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Arduino
2 2 (6.67%) Online Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) TDD
2 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
2 4 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (13.33%) iOS Development
2 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
2 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (10.00%) Content Management
4 2 (6.67%) Web Development
4 2 (6.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.33%) Scrum
5 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) OO
5 1 (3.33%) SOA
5 1 (3.33%) MVC
5 1 (3.33%) SEO
5 1 (3.33%) Security Testing
5 1 (3.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) Java
2 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.33%) Objective-C
4 3 (10.00%) C#
5 2 (6.67%) SQL
6 1 (3.33%) Ruby
6 1 (3.33%) PHP
6 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Adobe
2 3 (10.00%) Endeca
2 3 (10.00%) FatWire
3 1 (3.33%) EPiServer
3 1 (3.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.33%) Ektron
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