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 19 September 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.

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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 163 153 163
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Contract jobs citing Adobe 324 376 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.32% 1.50% 1.25%
As % of the Vendors category 2.88% 3.24% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 269 201
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 10
Average hourly rate £21.50 £15.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.33% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £20.00 £42.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £18.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.16%
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
11240 11609 11761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.89% 46.19% 45.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7272 7557 7142
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £580 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 256 334
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £48.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 19 September 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe across the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Adobe Hourly Rate Histogram 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 19 September 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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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 -7 65 £300 -4.00% 25
Hackney - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Ilford - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Romford - - - -
Ruislip - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Upminster - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Adobe
England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 268 (39.59%) HTML
2 225 (33.23%) CSS
3 199 (29.39%) Photoshop
4 181 (26.74%) User Experience
5 177 (26.14%) JavaScript
6 162 (23.93%) Adobe Illustrator
7 153 (22.60%) Java
8 150 (22.16%) Adobe CQ
9 123 (18.17%) HTML5
10 105 (15.51%) Agile Software Development
10 105 (15.51%) Marketing
11 101 (14.92%) Degree
12 91 (13.44%) Finance
13 84 (12.41%) InDesign
14 75 (11.08%) E-Commerce
15 66 (9.75%) Flash
15 66 (9.75%) XML
15 66 (9.75%) CSS3
16 64 (9.45%) Microsoft
17 63 (9.31%) CMS
18 61 (9.01%) jQuery
19 59 (8.71%) OO
20 58 (8.57%) AngularJS
21 55 (8.12%) Banking
22 54 (7.98%) Apache Flex
23 52 (7.68%) Project Management
24 51 (7.53%) MS Office
24 51 (7.53%) Content Management
25 50 (7.39%) Analytics
26 46 (6.79%) Axure RP

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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
1 150 (22.16%) Adobe CQ
2 63 (9.31%) CMS
3 26 (3.84%) SharePoint
4 11 (1.62%) WebSphere
4 11 (1.62%) Tomcat
4 11 (1.62%) WebLogic
4 11 (1.62%) Node.js
5 10 (1.48%) WordPress
6 9 (1.33%) Apache
6 9 (1.33%) Documentum
7 8 (1.18%) IIS
8 7 (1.03%) FileNet
8 7 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (0.89%) Lync
9 6 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (0.74%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.59%) LiveCycle
11 4 (0.59%) Liferay
11 4 (0.59%) SAS
11 4 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 199 (29.39%) Photoshop
2 162 (23.93%) Adobe Illustrator
3 84 (12.41%) InDesign
4 51 (7.53%) MS Office
5 35 (5.17%) Adobe Captivate
6 34 (5.02%) MS Excel
7 31 (4.58%) OmniGraffle
8 30 (4.43%) MS PowerPoint
9 27 (3.99%) Fireworks
10 26 (3.84%) Adobe After Effects
11 20 (2.95%) Acrobat
12 17 (2.51%) AutoCAD
13 16 (2.36%) MS Visio
14 14 (2.07%) Revit
15 12 (1.77%) MS Project
16 9 (1.33%) Final Cut Pro
17 5 (0.74%) CINEMA 4D
17 5 (0.74%) Adobe Premiere
17 5 (0.74%) RoboHelp
18 4 (0.59%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 21 (3.10%) SiteCatalyst
2 12 (1.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.89%) Murex MxG2000
4 5 (0.74%) Google Analytics
4 5 (0.74%) SAP CRM
5 4 (0.59%) Magento
6 3 (0.44%) SAP HCM
6 3 (0.44%) SAP HR-PA
6 3 (0.44%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.15%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.15%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.15%) Tridion
7 1 (0.15%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.15%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.59%) SaaS
1 4 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.44%) IaaS
2 3 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.30%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.15%) GitHub
4 1 (0.15%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.73%) Intranet
2 30 (4.43%) Internet
3 8 (1.18%) LAN
4 6 (0.89%) HTTP
5 2 (0.30%) WAN
5 2 (0.30%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.30%) VPN
5 2 (0.30%) FTP
5 2 (0.30%) Extranet
6 1 (0.15%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.15%) DNS
6 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.15%) SSL
6 1 (0.15%) DHCP
6 1 (0.15%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (2.66%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.51%) MySQL
3 12 (1.77%) Big Data
4 10 (1.48%) Oracle Database
5 6 (0.89%) MongoDB
5 6 (0.89%) NoSQL
6 5 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.59%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.59%) SQL Navigator
7 4 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.44%) Spotfire
8 3 (0.44%) QlikView
9 2 (0.30%) Pentaho
9 2 (0.30%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.30%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (0.30%) DataStage
9 2 (0.30%) InterSystems Cache
10 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.15%) Data Mart
10 1 (0.15%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 46 (6.79%) Axure RP
2 44 (6.50%) Subversion
2 44 (6.50%) WebDriver
3 37 (5.47%) Git (software)
4 35 (5.17%) Grunt
5 33 (4.87%) Dreamweaver
6 29 (4.28%) Cucumber
7 28 (4.14%) TeamCity
8 24 (3.55%) Selenium
8 24 (3.55%) Bower
9 22 (3.25%) JUnit
9 22 (3.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 22 (3.25%) Hudson
10 20 (2.95%) Mockito
10 20 (2.95%) JBehave
11 15 (2.22%) Jenkins
12 12 (1.77%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 8 (1.18%) Karma Test Runner
13 8 (1.18%) Visual Studio
14 7 (1.03%) Eclipse
General
1 105 (15.51%) Marketing
2 91 (13.44%) Finance
3 55 (8.12%) Banking
4 29 (4.28%) Front Office
5 28 (4.14%) Publishing
6 25 (3.69%) Advertising
7 24 (3.55%) Retail
8 22 (3.25%) Legal
9 19 (2.81%) Investment Banking
10 8 (1.18%) Law
10 8 (1.18%) Games
10 8 (1.18%) Back Office
10 8 (1.18%) Telecoms
11 7 (1.03%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.89%) Electronics
13 5 (0.74%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.59%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.44%) German Language
16 2 (0.30%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.30%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 242 (35.75%) Developer
2 192 (28.36%) Designer
3 61 (9.01%) Analyst
4 44 (6.50%) Architect
5 42 (6.20%) User Experience Designer
6 40 (5.91%) Web Developer
7 34 (5.02%) Digital Designer
8 33 (4.87%) Java Developer
9 27 (3.99%) Graphic Designer
9 27 (3.99%) Web Designer
10 26 (3.84%) Consultant
10 26 (3.84%) UI Designer
10 26 (3.84%) Front-End Developer
11 23 (3.40%) Junior
12 22 (3.25%) Trainer
13 21 (3.10%) Visual Designer
14 19 (2.81%) JavaScript Developer
15 18 (2.66%) UI Developer
16 17 (2.51%) Photoshop Designer
16 17 (2.51%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (39.59%) HTML
2 225 (33.23%) CSS
3 123 (18.17%) HTML5
4 66 (9.75%) Flash
4 66 (9.75%) XML
4 66 (9.75%) CSS3
5 61 (9.01%) jQuery
6 58 (8.57%) AngularJS
7 54 (7.98%) Apache Flex
8 31 (4.58%) Spring
9 26 (3.84%) Hibernate
10 20 (2.95%) Ajax
10 20 (2.95%) XHTML
11 17 (2.51%) Web Services
12 16 (2.36%) Sass
12 16 (2.36%) JSON
12 16 (2.36%) .NET
13 14 (2.07%) REST
14 13 (1.92%) Ext JS
14 13 (1.92%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 181 (26.74%) User Experience
2 44 (6.50%) Social Media
3 41 (6.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 40 (5.91%) Mobile App
5 39 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
6 34 (5.02%) E-Learning
7 26 (3.84%) Graphic Design
8 24 (3.55%) Animation
9 21 (3.10%) RIA
10 19 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
11 18 (2.66%) iPhone
12 13 (1.92%) Computer Science
12 13 (1.92%) Video Editing
12 13 (1.92%) Open Source
12 13 (1.92%) Learning Management System
13 12 (1.77%) New Media
13 12 (1.77%) Copywriting
14 9 (1.33%) Statistics
14 9 (1.33%) Photography
14 9 (1.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 45 (6.65%) Linux
2 42 (6.20%) Windows
3 41 (6.06%) Android
4 32 (4.73%) Apple iOS
5 25 (3.69%) UNIX
6 19 (2.81%) Windows 7
7 14 (2.07%) Windows XP
8 13 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.89%) Windows 2000
9 6 (0.89%) Windows Vista
9 6 (0.89%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.59%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.30%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.30%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (15.51%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (11.08%) E-Commerce
3 59 (8.71%) OO
4 52 (7.68%) Project Management
5 51 (7.53%) Content Management
6 50 (7.39%) Analytics
7 42 (6.20%) Scrum
8 40 (5.91%) Continuous Integration
8 40 (5.91%) Responsive Web Design
9 38 (5.61%) TDD
10 37 (5.47%) Stakeholder Management
11 35 (5.17%) SEO
12 30 (4.43%) Web Development
13 29 (4.28%) Web Design
14 27 (3.99%) Digital Marketing
14 27 (3.99%) SOA
15 26 (3.84%) Workflow
15 26 (3.84%) BDD
16 25 (3.69%) Low Latency
16 25 (3.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 177 (26.14%) JavaScript
2 153 (22.60%) Java
3 33 (4.87%) SQL
4 26 (3.84%) PHP
5 24 (3.55%) C#
6 17 (2.51%) C++
7 13 (1.92%) Shell Script
8 11 (1.62%) Ruby
9 10 (1.48%) ActionScript
10 9 (1.33%) PL/SQL
11 8 (1.18%) ActionScript 3.0
12 6 (0.89%) Python
12 6 (0.89%) XAML
13 4 (0.59%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.44%) XPath
14 3 (0.44%) ActionScript 2.0
15 2 (0.30%) Ada
15 2 (0.30%) Perl
15 2 (0.30%) ABAP
15 2 (0.30%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 101 (14.92%) Degree
2 10 (1.48%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.18%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.30%) ISEB
5 2 (0.30%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.30%) MOS
6 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.15%) MCTS
6 1 (0.15%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.15%) MCT
6 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.15%) PMP
6 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.07%) QA
2 5 (0.74%) SLA
3 1 (0.15%) WCAG
3 1 (0.15%) WAI
3 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (1.92%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.44%) SCCM
2 2 (0.30%) OpenSSO
2 2 (0.30%) Puppet
2 2 (0.30%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (0.15%) Nagios
3 1 (0.15%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 64 (9.45%) Microsoft
2 39 (5.76%) Oracle
3 28 (4.14%) SAP
4 16 (2.36%) Apple
5 14 (2.07%) hybris
6 13 (1.92%) IBM
7 12 (1.77%) Omniture
8 11 (1.62%) Neolane
9 10 (1.48%) DoubleClick
10 9 (1.33%) Google
10 9 (1.33%) Sitecore
11 7 (1.03%) Reuters
11 7 (1.03%) Bloomberg
11 7 (1.03%) Cisco
11 7 (1.03%) Red Hat
11 7 (1.03%) Facebook
11 7 (1.03%) ExactTarget
12 6 (0.89%) Murex
12 6 (0.89%) Sybase
12 6 (0.89%) VMware
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