The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 21 August 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Adobe Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 134 128 148
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Contract jobs citing Adobe 67 103 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.14% 1.42% 1.00%
As % of the Vendors category 2.51% 3.08% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 83 51
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £145 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £639 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Average hourly rate £20.25 £14.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.64% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £21.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-26.43% +35.93%
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London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2672 3349 3368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.40% 46.20% 43.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1856 2334 2293
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 94 96
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.97 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £59.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Adobe
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 across the City of London region.

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Adobe
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Adobe Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Adobe
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 across the City of London region.

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Adobe
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Adobe Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Adobe 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.

1 77 (45.83%) HTML
2 71 (42.26%) Photoshop
3 70 (41.67%) CSS
4 53 (31.55%) Adobe Illustrator
5 41 (24.40%) InDesign
6 35 (20.83%) JavaScript
7 34 (20.24%) Java
8 28 (16.67%) Flash
8 28 (16.67%) Marketing
9 27 (16.07%) Android
10 26 (15.48%) Degree
10 26 (15.48%) HTML5
10 26 (15.48%) Social Media
11 23 (13.69%) Finance
12 18 (10.71%) MS Office
12 18 (10.71%) Banking
12 18 (10.71%) iPhone
13 17 (10.12%) E-Learning
14 16 (9.52%) CSS3
15 15 (8.93%) E-Commerce
15 15 (8.93%) Analytics
15 15 (8.93%) Mobile App
16 14 (8.33%) Apache Flex
16 14 (8.33%) AngularJS
17 13 (7.74%) Windows
17 13 (7.74%) Microsoft
17 13 (7.74%) Content Management
17 13 (7.74%) MS PowerPoint
17 13 (7.74%) jQuery
17 13 (7.74%) Adobe CQ

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Adobe 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (7.74%) Adobe CQ
2 9 (5.36%) CMS
3 8 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.57%) Node.js
5 4 (2.38%) WordPress
5 4 (2.38%) FileNet
5 4 (2.38%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.79%) Documentum
6 3 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.19%) Moodle
7 2 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.19%) LiveCycle
7 2 (1.19%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.19%) ArcGIS
7 2 (1.19%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.19%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.19%) ArcSDE
8 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.60%) WorkSite
8 1 (0.60%) Drupal
Applications
1 71 (42.26%) Photoshop
2 53 (31.55%) Adobe Illustrator
3 41 (24.40%) InDesign
4 18 (10.71%) MS Office
5 13 (7.74%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (7.14%) Adobe Captivate
6 12 (7.14%) OmniGraffle
7 11 (6.55%) MS Excel
8 9 (5.36%) Adobe After Effects
8 9 (5.36%) Fireworks
9 4 (2.38%) MS Visio
9 4 (2.38%) Acrobat
10 3 (1.79%) RoboHelp
11 2 (1.19%) MS Project
11 2 (1.19%) Final Cut Pro
12 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.60%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 7 (4.17%) SiteCatalyst
2 2 (1.19%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.19%) Murex MxG2000
2 2 (1.19%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.60%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.60%) Tridion
3 1 (0.60%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.95%) Internet
2 8 (4.76%) Intranet
3 1 (0.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.38%) Oracle Database
2 3 (1.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.79%) Big Data
3 2 (1.19%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (1.19%) MySQL
3 2 (1.19%) DataStage
3 2 (1.19%) QlikView
3 2 (1.19%) Pentaho
3 2 (1.19%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.19%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.60%) QualityStage
4 1 (0.60%) Data Mart
4 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.60%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 11 (6.55%) Axure RP
2 10 (5.95%) Dreamweaver
3 9 (5.36%) WebDriver
3 9 (5.36%) Grunt
4 8 (4.76%) Bower
4 8 (4.76%) Subversion
5 6 (3.57%) Cucumber
6 5 (2.98%) Git (software)
7 4 (2.38%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.38%) IntelliJ
7 4 (2.38%) Sinon.JS
7 4 (2.38%) Capybara
7 4 (2.38%) Sublime Text
8 3 (1.79%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.19%) Selenium
9 2 (1.19%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (1.19%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 2 (1.19%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.60%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 28 (16.67%) Marketing
2 23 (13.69%) Finance
3 18 (10.71%) Banking
4 9 (5.36%) Front Office
5 7 (4.17%) Advertising
5 7 (4.17%) Publishing
6 4 (2.38%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.38%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.79%) Retail
7 3 (1.79%) Legal
8 2 (1.19%) Law
9 1 (0.60%) Back Office
9 1 (0.60%) Electronics
9 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.60%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.60%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 75 (44.64%) Designer
2 41 (24.40%) Developer
3 26 (15.48%) Digital Designer
4 16 (9.52%) Analyst
5 13 (7.74%) User Experience Designer
6 12 (7.14%) Visual Designer
7 11 (6.55%) Senior Designer
8 10 (5.95%) UI Designer
9 7 (4.17%) UI Developer
9 7 (4.17%) Photoshop Designer
9 7 (4.17%) Trainer
9 7 (4.17%) Web Developer
9 7 (4.17%) Web Designer
10 6 (3.57%) Java Developer
11 5 (2.98%) IT Trainer
11 5 (2.98%) Web Manager
11 5 (2.98%) Web Analyst
11 5 (2.98%) Front-End Developer
12 4 (2.38%) Graphic Designer
12 4 (2.38%) Instructional Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (45.83%) HTML
2 70 (41.67%) CSS
3 28 (16.67%) Flash
4 26 (15.48%) HTML5
5 16 (9.52%) CSS3
6 14 (8.33%) Apache Flex
6 14 (8.33%) AngularJS
7 13 (7.74%) jQuery
8 9 (5.36%) Ajax
9 8 (4.76%) XML
10 7 (4.17%) JSON
11 6 (3.57%) Backbone.js
12 5 (2.98%) REST
13 4 (2.38%) Ext JS
13 4 (2.38%) YUI
13 4 (2.38%) JSLint
13 4 (2.38%) Application Packaging
13 4 (2.38%) FIX Protocol
13 4 (2.38%) Dojo
13 4 (2.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.48%) Social Media
2 18 (10.71%) iPhone
3 17 (10.12%) E-Learning
4 15 (8.93%) Mobile App
5 12 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (4.76%) Graphic Design
7 5 (2.98%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.98%) Learning Management System
8 4 (2.38%) Visualisation
8 4 (2.38%) RIA
9 3 (1.79%) Taxonomies
9 3 (1.79%) Copywriting
9 3 (1.79%) Animation
10 2 (1.19%) Photography
10 2 (1.19%) Video Editing
10 2 (1.19%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.19%) Online Banking
10 2 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.19%) Open Source
11 1 (0.60%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 27 (16.07%) Android
2 13 (7.74%) Windows
3 7 (4.17%) UNIX
4 6 (3.57%) Mac OS
5 5 (2.98%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.38%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.38%) Linux
7 2 (1.19%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (8.93%) E-Commerce
1 15 (8.93%) Analytics
2 13 (7.74%) Content Management
3 11 (6.55%) Workflow
3 11 (6.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (6.55%) Scrum
3 11 (6.55%) OO
3 11 (6.55%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (5.95%) Project Management
4 10 (5.95%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (5.95%) Digital Marketing
5 9 (5.36%) Usability Testing
6 7 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (4.17%) TDD
6 7 (4.17%) Risk Management
6 7 (4.17%) SEO
7 6 (3.57%) Low Latency
7 6 (3.57%) BDD
8 5 (2.98%) CRM
8 5 (2.98%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 35 (20.83%) JavaScript
2 34 (20.24%) Java
3 7 (4.17%) SQL
3 7 (4.17%) PHP
4 6 (3.57%) C#
5 5 (2.98%) C++
6 4 (2.38%) Python
6 4 (2.38%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.38%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.19%) ActionScript
7 2 (1.19%) Ruby
8 1 (0.60%) VBA
8 1 (0.60%) XAML
8 1 (0.60%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (15.48%) Degree
2 3 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (1.79%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (2.98%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (7.74%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.55%) Oracle
3 5 (2.98%) IBM
4 4 (2.38%) Sybase
4 4 (2.38%) Apple
5 3 (1.79%) Reuters
5 3 (1.79%) Bloomberg
5 3 (1.79%) SAP
5 3 (1.79%) DoubleClick
5 3 (1.79%) Google
6 2 (1.19%) Tableau
6 2 (1.19%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.19%) Talend
6 2 (1.19%) ExactTarget
6 2 (1.19%) Murex
6 2 (1.19%) Informatica
6 2 (1.19%) Nokia
6 2 (1.19%) Teradata
7 1 (0.60%) Omniture
7 1 (0.60%) Ab Initio
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