The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe
Rank 147 142 145
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing Adobe 388 371 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.69% 1.66% 1.60%
As % of the Vendors category 4.10% 3.75% 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 225 241
Average daily rate £425 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £313 £303
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +3.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 10
Average hourly rate £8.75 £22.18 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.55% +0.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.55 £17.00 £17.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.95 £36.80 £43.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +39.13%
Adobe
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9467 9900 10321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.18% 44.29% 44.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6406 6393 6726
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 219 205
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.00 £33.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in London

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in London

Adobe
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe across the London region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Adobe Daily Rate Histogram in London

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in London

Adobe
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 within the London region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +2 38 £400 - 9
Uxbridge +9 5 - -
Hammersmith +4 4 £563 +87.50%
Canary Wharf +1 4 £411 +13.24%
Docklands, London +11 3 £430 -
Croydon - 3 £225 -
Bromley - 2 £375 -
Hounslow - 2 - -
Ealing - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £220 -
Adobe
England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 330 (42.97%) HTML
2 271 (35.29%) CSS
3 267 (34.77%) User Experience
4 233 (30.34%) JavaScript
5 218 (28.39%) Agile Software Development
6 199 (25.91%) Photoshop
7 183 (23.83%) Marketing
8 178 (23.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 142 (18.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 137 (17.84%) Adobe Illustrator
11 131 (17.06%) Java
12 120 (15.63%) CMS
13 119 (15.49%) E-Commerce
14 115 (14.97%) Analytics
15 109 (14.19%) Finance
16 103 (13.41%) HTML5
17 102 (13.28%) Front End Development
18 98 (12.76%) Axure RP
19 97 (12.63%) Web Development
20 90 (11.72%) AngularJS
21 84 (10.94%) Degree
22 83 (10.81%) Project Management
23 78 (10.16%) Banking
24 72 (9.38%) jQuery
25 69 (8.98%) Scrum
26 63 (8.20%) Information Architecture
26 63 (8.20%) MS Office
26 63 (8.20%) Microsoft
27 62 (8.07%) Usability Testing
28 61 (7.94%) Balsamiq Mockups

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 178 (23.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 120 (15.63%) CMS
3 38 (4.95%) Node.js
4 30 (3.91%) Confluence
5 23 (2.99%) WebLogic
6 18 (2.34%) Apache
7 17 (2.21%) WordPress
8 16 (2.08%) SharePoint
9 15 (1.95%) LiveCycle
10 14 (1.82%) Moodle
11 11 (1.43%) WebSphere
12 9 (1.17%) IBM HTTP Server
12 9 (1.17%) WebSphere Application Server
13 8 (1.04%) Apache Solr
13 8 (1.04%) Drupal
13 8 (1.04%) Mule
14 7 (0.91%) nginx
15 5 (0.65%) Joomla!
15 5 (0.65%) MS Exchange
15 5 (0.65%) SAS
Applications
1 199 (25.91%) Photoshop
2 142 (18.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 137 (17.84%) Adobe Illustrator
4 63 (8.20%) MS Office
5 50 (6.51%) MS Visio
6 33 (4.30%) MS PowerPoint
7 32 (4.17%) MS Excel
8 22 (2.86%) InDesign
9 21 (2.73%) Adobe Captivate
10 20 (2.60%) OmniGraffle
11 19 (2.47%) Acrobat
12 16 (2.08%) Adobe After Effects
13 11 (1.43%) Adobe Premiere
14 10 (1.30%) AutoCAD
15 7 (0.91%) CINEMA 4D
15 7 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
16 6 (0.78%) Final Cut Pro
16 6 (0.78%) Fireworks
17 4 (0.52%) FrameMaker
17 4 (0.52%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 35 (4.56%) Adobe Campaign
2 15 (1.95%) WebTrends
3 12 (1.56%) Eloqua
4 11 (1.43%) Unica
5 6 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.78%) Radian6
6 2 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.13%) BigMachines
7 1 (0.13%) Data Workbench
7 1 (0.13%) Murex MxG2000
7 1 (0.13%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.13%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 54 (7.03%) Adobe Analytics
2 38 (4.95%) Google Analytics
3 26 (3.39%) GitHub
4 18 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 7 (0.91%) MailChimp
7 6 (0.78%) Amazon S3
7 6 (0.78%) CloudFront
8 5 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.39%) Google Apps
9 3 (0.39%) Office 365
9 3 (0.39%) SaaS
10 2 (0.26%) Google Tag Manager
10 2 (0.26%) Yammer
11 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.13%) Heroku
11 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
11 1 (0.13%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.13%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.65%) Internet
2 24 (3.13%) HTTP
3 14 (1.82%) WebEx
4 12 (1.56%) DNS
5 11 (1.43%) LDAP
6 8 (1.04%) SSL
7 6 (0.78%) Firewall
7 6 (0.78%) HTTPS
8 5 (0.65%) Intranet
8 5 (0.65%) LAN
8 5 (0.65%) WAN
9 4 (0.52%) FTP
9 4 (0.52%) SNMP
9 4 (0.52%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (0.39%) VoIP
10 3 (0.39%) Wireless
11 2 (0.26%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.26%) DHCP
11 2 (0.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (2.47%) MongoDB
1 19 (2.47%) Relational Database
2 14 (1.82%) MySQL
3 11 (1.43%) Oracle Database
3 11 (1.43%) SQL Server
4 7 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (0.91%) RDBMS
5 5 (0.65%) Big Data
5 5 (0.65%) CouchDB
5 5 (0.65%) NoSQL
6 4 (0.52%) Spotfire
7 2 (0.26%) Base SAS
7 2 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.26%) FileMaker
7 2 (0.26%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.26%) QlikView
7 2 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.13%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.13%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 98 (12.76%) Axure RP
2 61 (7.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 46 (5.99%) JIRA
4 42 (5.47%) Git (software)
4 42 (5.47%) Maven
5 30 (3.91%) Grunt
6 20 (2.60%) Dreamweaver
7 15 (1.95%) Selenium
8 13 (1.69%) gulp
8 13 (1.69%) Mockito
8 13 (1.69%) Visual Studio
9 12 (1.56%) Sonatype Nexus
9 12 (1.56%) TeamCity
10 11 (1.43%) Mocha
10 11 (1.43%) WebStorm
11 10 (1.30%) Cucumber
12 9 (1.17%) Subversion
13 8 (1.04%) Introscope
13 8 (1.04%) Jenkins
14 7 (0.91%) Jasmine
General
1 183 (23.83%) Marketing
2 109 (14.19%) Finance
3 78 (10.16%) Banking
4 57 (7.42%) Investment Banking
5 39 (5.08%) Retail
6 21 (2.73%) Back Office
7 20 (2.60%) Telecoms
8 17 (2.21%) Front Office
9 15 (1.95%) Legal
10 12 (1.56%) Law
11 10 (1.30%) Multimedia
12 9 (1.17%) Advertising
13 8 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (1.04%) Publishing
14 4 (0.52%) Automotive
14 4 (0.52%) Games
15 3 (0.39%) Italian Language
16 2 (0.26%) Billing
16 2 (0.26%) Brand Awareness
16 2 (0.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 211 (27.47%) Designer
2 198 (25.78%) Developer
3 96 (12.50%) UX Designer
4 73 (9.51%) UI Designer
5 70 (9.11%) Architect
6 68 (8.85%) Analyst
7 64 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 54 (7.03%) Consultant
9 45 (5.86%) User Experience Architect
10 44 (5.73%) Photoshop Designer
11 43 (5.60%) Visual Designer
12 31 (4.04%) Java Developer
13 29 (3.78%) HTML Developer
13 29 (3.78%) UI/UX Designer
14 27 (3.52%) Senior Developer
15 26 (3.39%) Business Analyst
15 26 (3.39%) JavaScript Developer
16 25 (3.26%) Project Manager
17 24 (3.13%) HTML CSS Developer
18 21 (2.73%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 330 (42.97%) HTML
2 271 (35.29%) CSS
3 103 (13.41%) HTML5
4 90 (11.72%) AngularJS
5 72 (9.38%) jQuery
6 54 (7.03%) CSS3
7 32 (4.17%) Sass
8 31 (4.04%) Flash
8 31 (4.04%) J2EE
9 30 (3.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 29 (3.78%) Apache Flex
11 28 (3.65%) Middleware
12 24 (3.13%) XML
13 22 (2.86%) React
13 22 (2.86%) RequireJS
14 19 (2.47%) JSP
14 19 (2.47%) LESS
15 16 (2.08%) .NET
15 16 (2.08%) OSGi
15 16 (2.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 267 (34.77%) User Experience
2 46 (5.99%) Mobile App
3 43 (5.60%) Psychology
4 39 (5.08%) Visualisation
5 33 (4.30%) RIA
6 31 (4.04%) e-Learning
7 27 (3.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 24 (3.13%) Social Media
9 23 (2.99%) Graphic Design
10 22 (2.86%) Fixed Income
11 21 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
12 19 (2.47%) Animation
13 18 (2.34%) Digital Media
13 18 (2.34%) Photography
14 13 (1.69%) Blog
14 13 (1.69%) Computer Science
15 11 (1.43%) Management Information System
16 10 (1.30%) Augmented Reality
16 10 (1.30%) FMCG
17 7 (0.91%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 50 (6.51%) Windows
2 48 (6.25%) Linux
3 34 (4.43%) Apple iOS
4 32 (4.17%) Android
5 30 (3.91%) Unix
6 17 (2.21%) Mac OS X
7 9 (1.17%) AIX
7 9 (1.17%) Windows 7
7 9 (1.17%) Windows Server
7 9 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.17%) Windows XP
8 8 (1.04%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 8 (1.04%) Windows Vista
9 7 (0.91%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.39%) CentOS
11 3 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.26%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (28.39%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (15.49%) E-Commerce
3 115 (14.97%) Analytics
4 102 (13.28%) Front End Development
5 97 (12.63%) Web Development
6 83 (10.81%) Project Management
7 69 (8.98%) Scrum
8 63 (8.20%) Information Architecture
9 62 (8.07%) Usability Testing
10 56 (7.29%) Content Management
11 48 (6.25%) CRM
11 48 (6.25%) Mentoring
12 46 (5.99%) Web Analytics
13 45 (5.86%) Responsive Web Design
13 45 (5.86%) TDD
14 44 (5.73%) Digital Marketing
14 44 (5.73%) Web Design
15 43 (5.60%) Typography
16 38 (4.95%) Stakeholder Management
16 38 (4.95%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 233 (30.34%) JavaScript
2 131 (17.06%) Java
3 52 (6.77%) SQL
4 36 (4.69%) PHP
5 13 (1.69%) C
5 13 (1.69%) Python
6 12 (1.56%) XAML
7 11 (1.43%) Perl
8 9 (1.17%) Bash Shell
8 9 (1.17%) Groovy
8 9 (1.17%) Shell Script
9 8 (1.04%) ActionScript
10 6 (0.78%) PowerShell
11 5 (0.65%) Ruby
11 5 (0.65%) Scala
12 4 (0.52%) ActionScript 3.0
12 4 (0.52%) Jython
12 4 (0.52%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 3 (0.39%) C#
14 2 (0.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 84 (10.94%) Degree
2 6 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (0.65%) CCNA
3 5 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (0.52%) MCSE
4 4 (0.52%) MCTS
4 4 (0.52%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.39%) MCSA
5 3 (0.39%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.39%) PMP
6 2 (0.26%) A+ Certification
6 2 (0.26%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.26%) MCP
6 2 (0.26%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.13%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.13%) ECDL
7 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (2.86%) QA
2 5 (0.65%) SLA
3 4 (0.52%) WCAG
4 3 (0.39%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.13%) WAI
System Software
1 14 (1.82%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.43%) StorNext
2 11 (1.43%) Xsan
3 10 (1.30%) Varnish
4 7 (0.91%) KVM
5 6 (0.78%) Docker
6 3 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 9 (1.17%) Puppet
2 7 (0.91%) Ansible
2 7 (0.91%) Nagios
2 7 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.78%) Kubernetes
3 6 (0.78%) Mesos
3 6 (0.78%) SCCM
4 1 (0.13%) Casper Suite
4 1 (0.13%) cPanel
4 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.13%) IBM BigFix
4 1 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.13%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 1 (0.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 63 (8.20%) Microsoft
2 50 (6.51%) Google
3 45 (5.86%) Oracle
4 27 (3.52%) Omniture
5 24 (3.13%) Atlassian
6 23 (2.99%) Apple
7 15 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (1.69%) Sony
9 10 (1.30%) Cisco
9 10 (1.30%) Tableau
10 9 (1.17%) ATG
10 9 (1.17%) IBM
11 8 (1.04%) Autodesk
11 8 (1.04%) Citrix
11 8 (1.04%) Coremetrics
12 7 (0.91%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
12 7 (0.91%) SAP
13 6 (0.78%) Dell
13 6 (0.78%) Sitecore
13 6 (0.78%) Sonatype
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