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 23 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 163 150 168
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +18
Contract jobs citing Adobe 320 379 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.31% 1.51% 1.24%
As % of the Vendors category 2.85% 3.27% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 272 201
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 £315 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -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 £16.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -2.77%
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
11238 11598 11955
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.85% 46.16% 45.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7287 7558 7287
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 246 336
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.95 £45.00 £41.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +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 23 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 23 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 23 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 -15 61 £300 -4.38% 23
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 23 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.

1 267 (39.50%) HTML
2 224 (33.14%) CSS
3 200 (29.59%) Photoshop
4 180 (26.63%) User Experience
5 176 (26.04%) JavaScript
6 162 (23.96%) Adobe Illustrator
7 154 (22.78%) Java
8 148 (21.89%) Adobe CQ
9 123 (18.20%) HTML5
10 107 (15.83%) Agile Software Development
11 103 (15.24%) Marketing
12 101 (14.94%) Degree
13 93 (13.76%) Finance
14 84 (12.43%) InDesign
15 76 (11.24%) E-Commerce
16 66 (9.76%) Flash
16 66 (9.76%) XML
16 66 (9.76%) CSS3
17 63 (9.32%) CMS
18 62 (9.17%) Microsoft
19 61 (9.02%) jQuery
20 60 (8.88%) OO
21 57 (8.43%) AngularJS
22 56 (8.28%) Banking
23 55 (8.14%) Apache Flex
24 52 (7.69%) MS Office
24 52 (7.69%) Analytics
25 51 (7.54%) Project Management
26 48 (7.10%) Content Management
27 47 (6.95%) Linux

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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
1 148 (21.89%) Adobe CQ
2 63 (9.32%) CMS
3 26 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 11 (1.63%) WebLogic
4 11 (1.63%) Tomcat
4 11 (1.63%) WebSphere
4 11 (1.63%) Node.js
5 10 (1.48%) WordPress
6 9 (1.33%) Documentum
6 9 (1.33%) Apache
7 8 (1.18%) IIS
8 7 (1.04%) FileNet
8 7 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (0.89%) Lync
10 5 (0.74%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (0.59%) SAS
11 4 (0.59%) LiveCycle
11 4 (0.59%) WorkSite
Applications
1 200 (29.59%) Photoshop
2 162 (23.96%) Adobe Illustrator
3 84 (12.43%) InDesign
4 52 (7.69%) MS Office
5 36 (5.33%) Adobe Captivate
6 34 (5.03%) MS Excel
7 30 (4.44%) OmniGraffle
8 29 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
9 27 (3.99%) Fireworks
10 26 (3.85%) Adobe After Effects
11 20 (2.96%) Acrobat
12 17 (2.51%) AutoCAD
13 14 (2.07%) MS Visio
13 14 (2.07%) Revit
14 12 (1.78%) MS Project
15 9 (1.33%) Final Cut Pro
16 5 (0.74%) RoboHelp
16 5 (0.74%) Adobe Premiere
17 4 (0.59%) SPSS
17 4 (0.59%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 23 (3.40%) SiteCatalyst
2 13 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (1.04%) 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%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.15%) Tridion
7 1 (0.15%) SAP MII
7 1 (0.15%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.15%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (0.59%) SaaS
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 28 (4.14%) Internet
3 8 (1.18%) LAN
4 6 (0.89%) HTTP
5 2 (0.30%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.30%) VPN
5 2 (0.30%) WAN
5 2 (0.30%) FTP
5 2 (0.30%) Extranet
6 1 (0.15%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.15%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.15%) Broadband
6 1 (0.15%) DHCP
6 1 (0.15%) DNS
6 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (2.66%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.51%) MySQL
3 12 (1.78%) Big Data
4 10 (1.48%) Oracle Database
5 7 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (0.89%) MongoDB
6 6 (0.89%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (0.59%) SQL Navigator
7 4 (0.59%) Relational Database
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%) Data Mart
10 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.15%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 45 (6.66%) Axure RP
2 44 (6.51%) WebDriver
2 44 (6.51%) Subversion
3 37 (5.47%) Git (software)
4 35 (5.18%) Grunt
5 33 (4.88%) Dreamweaver
6 29 (4.29%) Cucumber
7 28 (4.14%) TeamCity
8 24 (3.55%) Selenium
8 24 (3.55%) Bower
9 22 (3.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 22 (3.25%) JUnit
9 22 (3.25%) Hudson
10 20 (2.96%) JBehave
10 20 (2.96%) Mockito
11 15 (2.22%) Jenkins
12 12 (1.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 8 (1.18%) Visual Studio
13 8 (1.18%) Karma Test Runner
14 7 (1.04%) Eclipse
General
1 103 (15.24%) Marketing
2 93 (13.76%) Finance
3 56 (8.28%) Banking
4 30 (4.44%) Front Office
5 27 (3.99%) Publishing
6 24 (3.55%) Advertising
7 23 (3.40%) Retail
7 23 (3.40%) Legal
8 20 (2.96%) Investment Banking
9 9 (1.33%) Law
10 8 (1.18%) Games
10 8 (1.18%) Back Office
10 8 (1.18%) Telecoms
11 7 (1.04%) 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%) Italian Language
16 2 (0.30%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 245 (36.24%) Developer
2 190 (28.11%) Designer
3 61 (9.02%) Analyst
4 45 (6.66%) Architect
5 42 (6.21%) User Experience Designer
6 41 (6.07%) Web Developer
7 35 (5.18%) Java Developer
8 34 (5.03%) Digital Designer
9 27 (3.99%) Web Designer
9 27 (3.99%) Graphic Designer
10 26 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
11 25 (3.70%) UI Designer
11 25 (3.70%) Consultant
12 23 (3.40%) Junior
13 22 (3.25%) Trainer
14 21 (3.11%) Visual Designer
15 19 (2.81%) JavaScript Developer
16 18 (2.66%) UI Developer
17 17 (2.51%) Photoshop Designer
18 16 (2.37%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 267 (39.50%) HTML
2 224 (33.14%) CSS
3 123 (18.20%) HTML5
4 66 (9.76%) CSS3
4 66 (9.76%) XML
4 66 (9.76%) Flash
5 61 (9.02%) jQuery
6 57 (8.43%) AngularJS
7 55 (8.14%) Apache Flex
8 33 (4.88%) Spring
9 27 (3.99%) Hibernate
10 20 (2.96%) XHTML
10 20 (2.96%) Ajax
11 16 (2.37%) JSON
11 16 (2.37%) Web Services
11 16 (2.37%) Sass
12 15 (2.22%) .NET
13 13 (1.92%) Ext JS
13 13 (1.92%) Backbone.js
13 13 (1.92%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 180 (26.63%) User Experience
2 42 (6.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 41 (6.07%) Social Media
4 40 (5.92%) Mobile App
5 39 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
6 35 (5.18%) E-Learning
7 26 (3.85%) Graphic Design
8 25 (3.70%) Animation
9 21 (3.11%) RIA
10 19 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
11 18 (2.66%) iPhone
12 14 (2.07%) Learning Management System
12 14 (2.07%) Video Editing
13 13 (1.92%) Computer Science
13 13 (1.92%) Open Source
14 12 (1.78%) New Media
14 12 (1.78%) Copywriting
15 9 (1.33%) Mathematics
15 9 (1.33%) Visualisation
16 8 (1.18%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 47 (6.95%) Linux
2 41 (6.07%) Windows
2 41 (6.07%) Android
3 32 (4.73%) Apple iOS
4 27 (3.99%) UNIX
5 19 (2.81%) Windows 7
6 13 (1.92%) Windows XP
6 13 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (0.89%) Windows Vista
7 6 (0.89%) Mac OS
7 6 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.89%) Windows 2000
8 4 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.44%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.30%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.30%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (15.83%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (11.24%) E-Commerce
3 60 (8.88%) OO
4 52 (7.69%) Analytics
5 51 (7.54%) Project Management
6 48 (7.10%) Content Management
7 42 (6.21%) Scrum
8 40 (5.92%) Responsive Web Design
8 40 (5.92%) Continuous Integration
9 38 (5.62%) TDD
10 37 (5.47%) Stakeholder Management
11 33 (4.88%) SEO
12 31 (4.59%) Web Development
13 29 (4.29%) Web Design
14 26 (3.85%) SOA
14 26 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
14 26 (3.85%) BDD
15 25 (3.70%) Low Latency
15 25 (3.70%) Workflow
16 24 (3.55%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 176 (26.04%) JavaScript
2 154 (22.78%) Java
3 34 (5.03%) SQL
4 26 (3.85%) PHP
5 25 (3.70%) C#
6 18 (2.66%) C++
7 13 (1.92%) Shell Script
8 11 (1.63%) ActionScript
8 11 (1.63%) Ruby
9 9 (1.33%) PL/SQL
10 8 (1.18%) ActionScript 3.0
11 6 (0.89%) XAML
11 6 (0.89%) Python
12 4 (0.59%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.44%) ActionScript 2.0
13 3 (0.44%) XPath
14 2 (0.30%) ABAP
14 2 (0.30%) Ada
14 2 (0.30%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 101 (14.94%) Degree
2 10 (1.48%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.18%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.30%) MOS
5 2 (0.30%) ISEB
5 2 (0.30%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.15%) MCT
6 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.15%) MCTS
6 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.15%) PMP
6 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.15%) CTC Cleared
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 12 (1.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.44%) SCCM
2 2 (0.30%) CA SiteMinder
2 2 (0.30%) OpenSSO
2 2 (0.30%) Puppet
3 1 (0.15%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.15%) Nagios
3 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 62 (9.17%) Microsoft
2 40 (5.92%) Oracle
3 29 (4.29%) SAP
4 16 (2.37%) Apple
5 15 (2.22%) hybris
6 14 (2.07%) Omniture
7 13 (1.92%) IBM
8 11 (1.63%) Neolane
9 10 (1.48%) DoubleClick
10 9 (1.33%) Google
10 9 (1.33%) Sitecore
11 8 (1.18%) Reuters
11 8 (1.18%) Bloomberg
12 7 (1.04%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.04%) Cisco
12 7 (1.04%) Sybase
12 7 (1.04%) Murex
12 7 (1.04%) Facebook
12 7 (1.04%) ExactTarget
13 6 (0.89%) VMware
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