The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe CQ (formerly Day CQ Communiqué CQ5)
Rank 131 113 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Contract jobs citing Adobe CQ 12 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.39% 0.54% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.13% 3.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 0
Average daily rate
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£530 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+84.34% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £456 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
+52.08% +20.00%
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 East of England region.

Application Platforms Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
563 414 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.11% 17.10% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 173 246
Average daily rate £391 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 41 41
Average hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.95 £14.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £38.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 20 August 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 11 (78.57%) E-Commerce
1 11 (78.57%) Retail
2 10 (71.43%) Java
2 10 (71.43%) Oracle
3 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) J2EE
3 8 (57.14%) HTML
3 8 (57.14%) XML
3 8 (57.14%) UNIX
3 8 (57.14%) Content Management
4 7 (50.00%) Finance
4 7 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 7 (50.00%) CMS
4 7 (50.00%) SOAP
4 7 (50.00%) MySQL
4 7 (50.00%) Degree
4 7 (50.00%) REST
5 6 (42.86%) Integration Testing
5 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 6 (42.86%) Ant
5 6 (42.86%) CSS
5 6 (42.86%) Web Services
5 6 (42.86%) Solaris
5 6 (42.86%) Linux
5 6 (42.86%) OO
5 6 (42.86%) Eclipse
5 6 (42.86%) Ajax
5 6 (42.86%) IBM
6 5 (35.71%) Sun
6 5 (35.71%) Sun Certification

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 7 (50.00%) CMS
2 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
2 5 (35.71%) MQSeries
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Internet
1 5 (35.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Ant
1 6 (42.86%) Eclipse
2 5 (35.71%) Maven
2 5 (35.71%) Log4j
2 5 (35.71%) Subversion
2 5 (35.71%) JUnit
3 4 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 11 (78.57%) Retail
2 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Java Developer
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Integration Manager
4 2 (14.29%) CMS Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Test Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) J2EE
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
1 8 (57.14%) XML
2 7 (50.00%) SOAP
2 7 (50.00%) REST
3 6 (42.86%) CSS
3 6 (42.86%) Web Services
3 6 (42.86%) Ajax
4 5 (35.71%) XMLBeans
4 5 (35.71%) Spring
4 5 (35.71%) Hibernate
4 5 (35.71%) JMS
4 5 (35.71%) Servlets
4 5 (35.71%) Struts
4 5 (35.71%) XSLT
4 5 (35.71%) JSON
4 5 (35.71%) jQuery
5 3 (21.43%) WebCenter
6 1 (7.14%) XHTML
6 1 (7.14%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Web 2.0
2 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 4 (28.57%) EPoS
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) UNIX
2 6 (42.86%) Solaris
2 6 (42.86%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) HPUX
3 5 (35.71%) Apple iOS
3 5 (35.71%) Android
4 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) E-Commerce
2 8 (57.14%) Content Management
3 6 (42.86%) Integration Testing
3 6 (42.86%) OO
4 5 (35.71%) Android Development
4 5 (35.71%) iOS Development
4 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Analytics
5 4 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (21.43%) Scrum
7 2 (14.29%) System Testing
7 2 (14.29%) B2C
8 1 (7.14%) SOA
8 1 (7.14%) RUP
8 1 (7.14%) Validation
8 1 (7.14%) TDD
8 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Load Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 5 (35.71%) XPath
5 1 (7.14%) FQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (35.71%) Sun Certification
3 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 2 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) IBM
3 5 (35.71%) Sun
3 5 (35.71%) Interwoven
4 3 (21.43%) Adobe
4 3 (21.43%) FatWire
5 1 (7.14%) Vignette
5 1 (7.14%) Facebook
5 1 (7.14%) Twitter