The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Vendors 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.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 114 142 167
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +25
Contract jobs citing Adobe 101 55 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.56% 0.88% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 3.54% 1.98% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 37 40
Average daily rate £400 £300 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £214 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £307 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Average hourly rate £21.75 £13.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.11% -46.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.55 £11.90 £19.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.10 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £15.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-23.33% -23.07%
Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2854 2783 3309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.22% 44.66% 40.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2010 1965 2224
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £263 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 74 97
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.44 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.18 £135.00 £40.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Adobe
London

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 18 April 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 69 (43.95%) HTML
2 49 (31.21%) Photoshop
3 44 (28.03%) CSS
4 38 (24.20%) Adobe Illustrator
5 37 (23.57%) Java
6 34 (21.66%) Finance
7 31 (19.75%) HTML5
8 28 (17.83%) JavaScript
9 25 (15.92%) MS Office
9 25 (15.92%) InDesign
9 25 (15.92%) Banking
10 24 (15.29%) Microsoft
11 22 (14.01%) Windows
12 20 (12.74%) Marketing
13 19 (12.10%) Apache Flex
13 19 (12.10%) Flash
14 18 (11.46%) Adobe CQ
15 17 (10.83%) Degree
16 16 (10.19%) MS Excel
16 16 (10.19%) SQL
16 16 (10.19%) Responsive Web Design
17 15 (9.55%) jQuery
18 14 (8.92%) Agile Software Development
19 13 (8.28%) CSS3
20 12 (7.64%) Internet
20 12 (7.64%) Stakeholder Management
20 12 (7.64%) MS PowerPoint
20 12 (7.64%) Social Media
21 11 (7.01%) OmniGraffle
21 11 (7.01%) Axure RP

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 18 (11.46%) Adobe CQ
2 10 (6.37%) CMS
3 5 (3.18%) FileNet
4 4 (2.55%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.55%) WordPress
5 3 (1.91%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.91%) Apache
5 3 (1.91%) Documentum
6 2 (1.27%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.27%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.27%) ArcGIS
6 2 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.27%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.27%) ArcSDE
6 2 (1.27%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (1.27%) Lync
6 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.27%) LiveCycle
6 2 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 49 (31.21%) Photoshop
2 38 (24.20%) Adobe Illustrator
3 25 (15.92%) MS Office
3 25 (15.92%) InDesign
4 16 (10.19%) MS Excel
5 12 (7.64%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (7.01%) OmniGraffle
6 11 (7.01%) Adobe Captivate
7 9 (5.73%) Adobe After Effects
8 6 (3.82%) Fireworks
9 5 (3.18%) MS Project
10 4 (2.55%) RoboHelp
11 3 (1.91%) Acrobat
11 3 (1.91%) MS Visio
12 2 (1.27%) FreeHand
12 2 (1.27%) CINEMA 4D
12 2 (1.27%) Vectorworks
13 1 (0.64%) Final Cut Pro
13 1 (0.64%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 7 (4.46%) SiteCatalyst
2 4 (2.55%) Magento
3 2 (1.27%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.64%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.64%) Internet
2 6 (3.82%) Intranet
3 2 (1.27%) LAN
3 2 (1.27%) WAN
3 2 (1.27%) FTP
3 2 (1.27%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.27%) VPN
3 2 (1.27%) Wireless
3 2 (1.27%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.64%) Firewall
4 1 (0.64%) HTTP
4 1 (0.64%) VoIP
4 1 (0.64%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.10%) MySQL
2 6 (3.82%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.18%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.64%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.64%) Big Data
4 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.64%) SQL Navigator
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 11 (7.01%) Axure RP
2 8 (5.10%) Subversion
3 7 (4.46%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.91%) WebDriver
4 3 (1.91%) Grunt
4 3 (1.91%) Maven
4 3 (1.91%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.27%) Selenium
5 2 (1.27%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (1.27%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.27%) Bower
6 1 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (0.64%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.64%) JBehave
6 1 (0.64%) Mockito
6 1 (0.64%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.64%) Flexmojos
6 1 (0.64%) Jasmine
General
1 34 (21.66%) Finance
2 25 (15.92%) Banking
3 20 (12.74%) Marketing
4 10 (6.37%) Advertising
5 9 (5.73%) Investment Banking
6 8 (5.10%) Publishing
7 5 (3.18%) Front Office
8 3 (1.91%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.64%) Games
9 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.64%) Retail
9 1 (0.64%) French Language
9 1 (0.64%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.64%) Back Office
9 1 (0.64%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 54 (34.39%) Designer
2 44 (28.03%) Developer
3 14 (8.92%) Visual Designer
4 13 (8.28%) Analyst
5 12 (7.64%) Flex Developer
6 11 (7.01%) User Experience Designer
7 10 (6.37%) Digital Designer
8 9 (5.73%) UI Designer
9 8 (5.10%) Java Developer
9 8 (5.10%) Front-End Developer
10 7 (4.46%) Trainer
10 7 (4.46%) Web Developer
10 7 (4.46%) Support Engineer
11 5 (3.18%) Web Analyst
11 5 (3.18%) Architect
11 5 (3.18%) Senior Developer
12 4 (2.55%) Photoshop Designer
12 4 (2.55%) IT Trainer
13 3 (1.91%) Senior Designer
13 3 (1.91%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (43.95%) HTML
2 44 (28.03%) CSS
3 31 (19.75%) HTML5
4 19 (12.10%) Apache Flex
4 19 (12.10%) Flash
5 15 (9.55%) jQuery
6 13 (8.28%) CSS3
7 11 (7.01%) JSON
8 10 (6.37%) Hibernate
9 9 (5.73%) Ajax
9 9 (5.73%) XML
10 7 (4.46%) RESTful
10 7 (4.46%) Web Services
10 7 (4.46%) .NET
11 6 (3.82%) J2EE
11 6 (3.82%) Spring
11 6 (3.82%) REST
11 6 (3.82%) Sass
12 5 (3.18%) JDBC
13 4 (2.55%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.64%) Social Media
2 10 (6.37%) E-Learning
2 10 (6.37%) iPhone
2 10 (6.37%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.46%) Graphic Design
4 6 (3.82%) RIA
5 5 (3.18%) Photography
6 4 (2.55%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.91%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.27%) Animation
8 2 (1.27%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.27%) Copywriting
8 2 (1.27%) Handset
8 2 (1.27%) Open Source
8 2 (1.27%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.64%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.64%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.64%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 22 (14.01%) Windows
2 10 (6.37%) Windows 7
3 9 (5.73%) Android
4 6 (3.82%) Mac OS X
5 5 (3.18%) Mac OS
5 5 (3.18%) Windows XP
6 4 (2.55%) UNIX
7 2 (1.27%) Linux
7 2 (1.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (10.19%) Responsive Web Design
2 14 (8.92%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (7.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (6.37%) OO
4 10 (6.37%) E-Commerce
4 10 (6.37%) Content Management
4 10 (6.37%) Analytics
5 9 (5.73%) Workflow
6 8 (5.10%) Usability Testing
6 8 (5.10%) Migration
7 7 (4.46%) Web Design
7 7 (4.46%) Scrum
7 7 (4.46%) TDD
7 7 (4.46%) Project Management
7 7 (4.46%) SEO
8 6 (3.82%) ITIL
8 6 (3.82%) Time Management
9 5 (3.18%) Information Architecture
9 5 (3.18%) Document Management
9 5 (3.18%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 37 (23.57%) Java
2 28 (17.83%) JavaScript
3 16 (10.19%) SQL
4 11 (7.01%) ActionScript
5 8 (5.10%) ActionScript 3.0
6 7 (4.46%) PHP
7 6 (3.82%) C#
8 4 (2.55%) Python
9 3 (1.91%) Ruby
10 2 (1.27%) C++
11 1 (0.64%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.64%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.64%) XAML
11 1 (0.64%) ABAP
11 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (10.83%) Degree
2 4 (2.55%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.27%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.27%) SLA
1 2 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.46%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.27%) IAG
2 2 (1.27%) UAG
2 2 (1.27%) XenApp
2 2 (1.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.55%) SCCM
2 2 (1.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (15.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.73%) Oracle
3 8 (5.10%) Apple
4 4 (2.55%) IBM
5 3 (1.91%) DoubleClick
6 2 (1.27%) HP
6 2 (1.27%) Dell
6 2 (1.27%) SAP
6 2 (1.27%) Sybase
6 2 (1.27%) Symantec
6 2 (1.27%) CA
6 2 (1.27%) Citrix
6 2 (1.27%) Omniture
6 2 (1.27%) Twitter
6 2 (1.27%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.64%) Ektron
7 1 (0.64%) hybris
7 1 (0.64%) Hitwise
7 1 (0.64%) comScore
7 1 (0.64%) EPiServer
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