The first table below looks at the demand for Adobe CQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 July 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 East of England 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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe CQ (formerly Day CQ Communiqué CQ5)
Rank 135 118 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing Adobe CQ 9 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.30% 0.29% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.83% 1.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 0
Average daily rate
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£530 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £494 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
+64.58% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.00 -
Application Platforms Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
493 426 541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.60% 17.82% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 174 244
Average daily rate £375 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £180 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 53 42
Average hourly rate £21.75 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.55 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £38.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
Adobe CQ
England

Adobe CQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Adobe CQ Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Adobe CQ
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Adobe CQ Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Adobe CQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 9 (81.82%) E-Commerce
1 9 (81.82%) Retail
2 7 (63.64%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) XML
3 6 (54.55%) UNIX
3 6 (54.55%) Content Management
3 6 (54.55%) CMS
3 6 (54.55%) Integration Testing
4 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Android
4 5 (45.45%) Degree
4 5 (45.45%) Apple iOS
4 5 (45.45%) REST
4 5 (45.45%) Android Development
4 5 (45.45%) iOS Development
4 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
4 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) SOAP
4 5 (45.45%) J2EE
4 5 (45.45%) MySQL
5 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 4 (36.36%) Ant
5 4 (36.36%) CSS
5 4 (36.36%) Web Services
5 4 (36.36%) Solaris
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) OO

Adobe CQ
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 6 (54.55%) CMS
2 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 3 (27.27%) MQSeries
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
2 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Eclipse
1 4 (36.36%) Ant
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
2 3 (27.27%) JUnit
2 3 (27.27%) Log4j
2 3 (27.27%) Subversion
2 3 (27.27%) Maven
General
1 9 (81.82%) Retail
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Java Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Integration Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (18.18%) CMS Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Test Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
1 6 (54.55%) XML
2 5 (45.45%) REST
2 5 (45.45%) J2EE
2 5 (45.45%) SOAP
3 4 (36.36%) Web Services
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) Ajax
4 3 (27.27%) JSON
4 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) JMS
4 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
4 3 (27.27%) Spring
4 3 (27.27%) XMLBeans
4 3 (27.27%) Servlets
4 3 (27.27%) Struts
4 3 (27.27%) XSLT
5 2 (18.18%) WebCenter
6 1 (9.09%) HTML5
6 1 (9.09%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) EPoS
1 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
2 3 (27.27%) Web 2.0
3 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) UNIX
2 5 (45.45%) Android
2 5 (45.45%) Apple iOS
3 4 (36.36%) Solaris
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) HPUX
5 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) E-Commerce
2 6 (54.55%) Content Management
2 6 (54.55%) Integration Testing
3 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Android Development
3 5 (45.45%) iOS Development
4 4 (36.36%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (36.36%) Analytics
4 4 (36.36%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) System Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
6 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Use Case
6 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (9.09%) TDD
6 1 (9.09%) RUP
6 1 (9.09%) SOA
6 1 (9.09%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) XPath
5 1 (9.09%) FQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) Sun Certification
3 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
3 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (18.18%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) IBM
3 3 (27.27%) Sun
3 3 (27.27%) Interwoven
4 2 (18.18%) FatWire
4 2 (18.18%) Adobe
5 1 (9.09%) Vignette
5 1 (9.09%) Facebook
5 1 (9.09%) Twitter