The table below looks at the statistics for Adobe CQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 20 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe CQ (formerly Day CQ Communiqué CQ5)
Rank 306 333 314
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -19
Contract jobs citing Adobe CQ 122 109 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.49% 0.43% 0.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.64% 2.31% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 84 58
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £290 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £413
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 - -
Adobe CQ
England

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

Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4619 4709 4585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.73% 18.58% 18.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3167 3207 3002
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 91 155
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +0.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%

Adobe CQ
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Adobe CQ Jobs Demand Trend in London

Adobe CQ
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Adobe CQ Daily Rate Trend in London

Adobe CQ
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe CQ across the London region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Adobe CQ Daily Rate Histogram in London

Adobe CQ
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Adobe CQ across the London region.

Adobe CQ Hourly Rate Trend in London

Adobe CQ
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe CQ within the London region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +29 25 £425 -12.82% 5
Adobe CQ
England

Adobe CQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 152 (68.16%) Adobe
2 133 (59.64%) Java
3 73 (32.74%) JavaScript
4 72 (32.29%) HTML
5 66 (29.60%) CSS
6 57 (25.56%) CMS
7 53 (23.77%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (19.28%) Finance
9 41 (18.39%) Linux
9 41 (18.39%) TDD
10 39 (17.49%) E-Commerce
11 36 (16.14%) XML
12 33 (14.80%) Content Management
12 33 (14.80%) Spring
13 32 (14.35%) HTML5
14 30 (13.45%) Continuous Integration
15 29 (13.00%) Subversion
16 28 (12.56%) BDD
17 27 (12.11%) Git (software)
17 27 (12.11%) J2EE
17 27 (12.11%) SOA
18 26 (11.66%) Degree
19 25 (11.21%) TeamCity
19 25 (11.21%) OO
19 25 (11.21%) JUnit
20 24 (10.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 24 (10.76%) Retail
20 24 (10.76%) Hudson
21 23 (10.31%) Hibernate
22 22 (9.87%) Scrum

Adobe CQ
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 57 (25.56%) CMS
2 21 (9.42%) Apache
3 15 (6.73%) Tomcat
4 14 (6.28%) WebSphere Application Server
4 14 (6.28%) WebSphere
5 10 (4.48%) IBM HTTP Server
6 9 (4.04%) Node.js
6 9 (4.04%) IIS
7 8 (3.59%) Liferay
8 6 (2.69%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (2.69%) Alfresco
8 6 (2.69%) Magnolia
9 5 (2.24%) WebLogic
10 4 (1.79%) Drupal
10 4 (1.79%) Documentum
10 4 (1.79%) TeamSite
11 2 (0.90%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (0.90%) FileNet
11 2 (0.90%) JBoss
11 2 (0.90%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (1.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.45%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 14 (6.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.45%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.90%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.83%) HTTP
2 10 (4.48%) DNS
2 10 (4.48%) SSL
3 9 (4.04%) Internet
4 6 (2.69%) Intranet
5 1 (0.45%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.48%) MySQL
2 7 (3.14%) NoSQL
3 6 (2.69%) MongoDB
4 5 (2.24%) SQL Server
5 4 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (1.79%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.35%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.35%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.90%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (0.45%) Jackrabbit
8 1 (0.45%) IDOL
8 1 (0.45%) DB2
8 1 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 29 (13.00%) Subversion
2 27 (12.11%) Git (software)
3 25 (11.21%) TeamCity
3 25 (11.21%) JUnit
4 24 (10.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 24 (10.76%) Hudson
5 21 (9.42%) Mockito
6 20 (8.97%) Cucumber
6 20 (8.97%) Selenium
6 20 (8.97%) JBehave
7 16 (7.17%) WebDriver
8 13 (5.83%) Maven
9 10 (4.48%) Introscope
10 6 (2.69%) Mercurial
11 4 (1.79%) Eclipse
12 3 (1.35%) Ant
12 3 (1.35%) Jasmine
12 3 (1.35%) Jenkins
13 2 (0.90%) Log4j
14 1 (0.45%) JIRA
General
1 43 (19.28%) Finance
2 24 (10.76%) Retail
3 21 (9.42%) Banking
4 16 (7.17%) Marketing
5 7 (3.14%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.79%) Automotive
6 4 (1.79%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.35%) Arabic Language
7 3 (1.35%) Advertising
8 2 (0.90%) Legal
8 2 (0.90%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.90%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.90%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.45%) German Language
9 1 (0.45%) Games
9 1 (0.45%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 139 (62.33%) Developer
2 30 (13.45%) Java Developer
3 24 (10.76%) Analyst
4 23 (10.31%) Architect
5 17 (7.62%) Business Analyst
6 11 (4.93%) Consultant
7 10 (4.48%) Administrator
8 9 (4.04%) Web Developer
9 7 (3.14%) Technical Architect
10 6 (2.69%) Senior Developer
10 6 (2.69%) JavaScript Developer
11 5 (2.24%) Server Administrator
11 5 (2.24%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
11 5 (2.24%) Web Architect
11 5 (2.24%) WebSphere Administrator
12 4 (1.79%) Senior Web Developer
12 4 (1.79%) Project Manager
12 4 (1.79%) Front-End Developer
13 3 (1.35%) Senior Architect
13 3 (1.35%) Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (32.29%) HTML
2 66 (29.60%) CSS
3 36 (16.14%) XML
4 33 (14.80%) Spring
5 32 (14.35%) HTML5
6 27 (12.11%) J2EE
7 23 (10.31%) Hibernate
8 20 (8.97%) jQuery
8 20 (8.97%) CSS3
9 16 (7.17%) Ajax
9 16 (7.17%) XHTML
10 15 (6.73%) AngularJS
11 13 (5.83%) JSP
11 13 (5.83%) Web Services
11 13 (5.83%) Spring MVC
12 12 (5.38%) SOAP
13 11 (4.93%) Middleware
14 10 (4.48%) Worklight
14 10 (4.48%) Backbone.js
14 10 (4.48%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.62%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (4.93%) New Media
3 7 (3.14%) User Experience
4 5 (2.24%) Copywriting
5 4 (1.79%) Hedge funds
5 4 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.35%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.90%) Social Media
7 2 (0.90%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.90%) PKI
7 2 (0.90%) Web 2.0
7 2 (0.90%) Online Banking
7 2 (0.90%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.45%) Spread Betting
8 1 (0.45%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.45%) Replication
8 1 (0.45%) Clustering
8 1 (0.45%) Equities
8 1 (0.45%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 41 (18.39%) Linux
2 9 (4.04%) UNIX
3 6 (2.69%) Windows
4 4 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.90%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.90%) Android
5 2 (0.90%) HPUX
5 2 (0.90%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (23.77%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (18.39%) TDD
3 39 (17.49%) E-Commerce
4 33 (14.80%) Content Management
5 30 (13.45%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (12.56%) BDD
7 27 (12.11%) SOA
8 25 (11.21%) OO
9 22 (9.87%) Scrum
10 18 (8.07%) MVC
11 14 (6.28%) ITIL
12 10 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (4.48%) Web Design
13 9 (4.04%) Responsive Web Design
14 8 (3.59%) Workflow
14 8 (3.59%) Migration
15 7 (3.14%) Project Management
15 7 (3.14%) Digital Marketing
16 5 (2.24%) Business Analysis
16 5 (2.24%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 133 (59.64%) Java
2 73 (32.74%) JavaScript
3 12 (5.38%) Shell Script
4 11 (4.93%) Python
4 11 (4.93%) Perl
5 10 (4.48%) Jython
6 6 (2.69%) XPath
7 5 (2.24%) SQL
8 3 (1.35%) PHP
8 3 (1.35%) Scala
9 2 (0.90%) Ruby
10 1 (0.45%) Clojure
10 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (11.66%) Degree
2 3 (1.35%) Sun Certification
3 2 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.45%) WAI
1 1 (0.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.90%) CA SiteMinder
1 2 (0.90%) OpenSSO
2 1 (0.45%) Puppet
2 1 (0.45%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 152 (68.16%) Adobe
2 18 (8.07%) hybris
3 15 (6.73%) SAP
4 13 (5.83%) IBM
5 12 (5.38%) ATG
6 11 (4.93%) Oracle
7 7 (3.14%) FatWire
8 6 (2.69%) Sitecore
9 4 (1.79%) Interwoven
9 4 (1.79%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.90%) BEA
10 2 (0.90%) Sun
10 2 (0.90%) EMC
10 2 (0.90%) Endeca
10 2 (0.90%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.45%) Microsoft
11 1 (0.45%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.45%) Kofax
London
eCom Recruitment
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Rate: From £450 to £500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - 500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago