The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the London region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 152 172 172
Rank change year-on-year
+20 0
Contract jobs citing Adobe 334 307 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.44% 1.27% 1.12%
As % of the Vendors category 3.22% 2.76% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 197 143
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 12
Average hourly rate £16.00 £24.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.35% +30.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.25 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £41.95 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £19.50 £17.51
% change year-on-year
-19.23% +11.36%
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10367 11115 11883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.64% 45.84% 45.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6565 7068 7155
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £255 £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 218 290 328
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £48.00 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Adobe
England

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 July 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 July 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 July 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 +16 78 £392 +20.69% 32
Canary Wharf +32 7 £288 -
Bromley +3 3 £375 +25.00% 2
Chislehurst - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Ilford - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Romford - - - -
Ruislip - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Hackney - - - - 1
Hammersmith - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Adobe
England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 335 (46.79%) HTML
2 281 (39.25%) CSS
3 237 (33.10%) Photoshop
4 203 (28.35%) JavaScript
5 199 (27.79%) Adobe Illustrator
6 173 (24.16%) Java
7 151 (21.09%) Adobe CQ
8 134 (18.72%) HTML5
9 106 (14.80%) Marketing
10 105 (14.66%) Degree
11 90 (12.57%) InDesign
12 88 (12.29%) jQuery
13 83 (11.59%) E-Commerce
14 81 (11.31%) Finance
15 78 (10.89%) Flash
16 77 (10.75%) Microsoft
17 71 (9.92%) CMS
18 66 (9.22%) CSS3
19 63 (8.80%) Axure RP
20 62 (8.66%) OO
21 61 (8.52%) Apache Flex
22 60 (8.38%) XML
23 59 (8.24%) Responsive Web Design
24 57 (7.96%) Analytics
24 57 (7.96%) Mobile App
24 57 (7.96%) Content Management
25 55 (7.68%) Agile Software Development
25 55 (7.68%) MS Office
26 52 (7.26%) Windows
27 51 (7.12%) AngularJS

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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
1 151 (21.09%) Adobe CQ
2 71 (9.92%) CMS
3 32 (4.47%) SharePoint
4 15 (2.09%) WordPress
5 11 (1.54%) FileNet
6 10 (1.40%) Node.js
7 9 (1.26%) WebSphere
8 8 (1.12%) ArcGIS
8 8 (1.12%) Documentum
8 8 (1.12%) Tomcat
9 7 (0.98%) SAS
9 7 (0.98%) ArcSDE
9 7 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (0.84%) Apache
11 5 (0.70%) MS Exchange
11 5 (0.70%) WebLogic Portal
11 5 (0.70%) Mule
11 5 (0.70%) Apache Solr
11 5 (0.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 237 (33.10%) Photoshop
2 199 (27.79%) Adobe Illustrator
3 90 (12.57%) InDesign
4 55 (7.68%) MS Office
5 43 (6.01%) MS Excel
6 34 (4.75%) Acrobat
6 34 (4.75%) OmniGraffle
7 30 (4.19%) Adobe Captivate
8 26 (3.63%) MS PowerPoint
9 25 (3.49%) Adobe After Effects
9 25 (3.49%) MS Visio
9 25 (3.49%) Fireworks
10 14 (1.96%) MS Project
11 11 (1.54%) AutoCAD
12 8 (1.12%) RoboHelp
12 8 (1.12%) Revit
13 5 (0.70%) CINEMA 4D
14 4 (0.56%) Final Cut Pro
14 4 (0.56%) Adobe Premiere
15 3 (0.42%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 30 (4.19%) SiteCatalyst
2 10 (1.40%) Magento
3 8 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.70%) SAP CRM
5 4 (0.56%) WebTrends
5 4 (0.56%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.42%) SAP HCM
6 3 (0.42%) SAP HR-PA
6 3 (0.42%) SAP HR
6 3 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.14%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.14%) SAP MII
8 1 (0.14%) LatentZero
8 1 (0.14%) Murex MxG2000
8 1 (0.14%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (0.70%) SaaS
2 3 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.28%) IaaS
3 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.14%) Responsys
4 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 33 (4.61%) Internet
2 25 (3.49%) Intranet
3 9 (1.26%) LAN
4 7 (0.98%) HTTP
5 3 (0.42%) VPN
5 3 (0.42%) DNS
6 2 (0.28%) Extranet
6 2 (0.28%) FTP
7 1 (0.14%) Broadband
7 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.14%) VoIP
7 1 (0.14%) WAN
7 1 (0.14%) DHCP
7 1 (0.14%) Firewall
7 1 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.14%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.14%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (3.49%) MySQL
2 24 (3.35%) SQL Server
3 8 (1.12%) NoSQL
4 7 (0.98%) MongoDB
5 6 (0.84%) Oracle Database
6 5 (0.70%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.70%) Hadoop
7 4 (0.56%) KDB
7 4 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.56%) Big Data
8 3 (0.42%) SQL Navigator
8 3 (0.42%) Spotfire
8 3 (0.42%) QlikView
9 2 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.28%) InterSystems Cache
9 2 (0.28%) Pentaho
9 2 (0.28%) DataStage
9 2 (0.28%) DB2
9 2 (0.28%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.14%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 63 (8.80%) Axure RP
2 45 (6.28%) Git (software)
2 45 (6.28%) Subversion
3 43 (6.01%) WebDriver
4 31 (4.33%) Cucumber
5 29 (4.05%) Grunt
5 29 (4.05%) Dreamweaver
6 28 (3.91%) TeamCity
7 26 (3.63%) Selenium
8 24 (3.35%) JUnit
8 24 (3.35%) Hudson
9 23 (3.21%) JBehave
9 23 (3.21%) Mockito
9 23 (3.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 21 (2.93%) Bower
11 17 (2.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 16 (2.23%) Jenkins
13 15 (2.09%) Visual Studio
14 10 (1.40%) JIRA
15 9 (1.26%) Maven
General
1 106 (14.80%) Marketing
2 81 (11.31%) Finance
3 42 (5.87%) Banking
4 33 (4.61%) Publishing
5 26 (3.63%) Retail
6 24 (3.35%) Advertising
7 21 (2.93%) Legal
7 21 (2.93%) Front Office
8 15 (2.09%) Investment Banking
9 11 (1.54%) Telecoms
10 8 (1.12%) Games
11 7 (0.98%) Law
11 7 (0.98%) Back Office
12 5 (0.70%) Electronics
12 5 (0.70%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.42%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.42%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.42%) Automotive
14 2 (0.28%) Arabic Language
15 1 (0.14%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 251 (35.06%) Developer
2 215 (30.03%) Designer
3 60 (8.38%) Analyst
4 56 (7.82%) User Experience Designer
5 45 (6.28%) Web Developer
6 37 (5.17%) Architect
6 37 (5.17%) Visual Designer
7 36 (5.03%) Front-End Developer
8 35 (4.89%) Digital Designer
9 29 (4.05%) UI Designer
10 28 (3.91%) Java Developer
11 24 (3.35%) Consultant
11 24 (3.35%) Graphic Designer
12 22 (3.07%) Senior Designer
13 20 (2.79%) UI Developer
13 20 (2.79%) Trainer
13 20 (2.79%) Junior
13 20 (2.79%) Web Designer
14 18 (2.51%) Web Analyst
15 17 (2.37%) Photoshop Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 335 (46.79%) HTML
2 281 (39.25%) CSS
3 134 (18.72%) HTML5
4 88 (12.29%) jQuery
5 78 (10.89%) Flash
6 66 (9.22%) CSS3
7 61 (8.52%) Apache Flex
8 60 (8.38%) XML
9 51 (7.12%) AngularJS
10 40 (5.59%) Ajax
11 28 (3.91%) .NET
12 27 (3.77%) JSON
13 24 (3.35%) XHTML
14 23 (3.21%) Web Services
14 23 (3.21%) JSP
15 19 (2.65%) REST
16 17 (2.37%) RESTful
17 16 (2.23%) ASP.NET
18 15 (2.09%) J2EE
18 15 (2.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 57 (7.96%) Mobile App
2 50 (6.98%) Social Media
3 34 (4.75%) Graphic Design
4 32 (4.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 27 (3.77%) RIA
5 27 (3.77%) iPhone
6 26 (3.63%) E-Learning
7 24 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (2.79%) Computer Science
9 18 (2.51%) Animation
10 15 (2.09%) Photography
10 15 (2.09%) Copywriting
11 12 (1.68%) New Media
12 9 (1.26%) Digital Media
12 9 (1.26%) Visualisation
12 9 (1.26%) Open Source
12 9 (1.26%) Blackberry
13 8 (1.12%) Management Information System
14 7 (0.98%) GIS
14 7 (0.98%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 52 (7.26%) Windows
2 45 (6.28%) Android
3 38 (5.31%) Linux
4 26 (3.63%) Apple iOS
5 20 (2.79%) Windows 7
6 19 (2.65%) Windows XP
7 18 (2.51%) UNIX
8 14 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (1.12%) Windows Vista
9 8 (1.12%) Mac OS X
9 8 (1.12%) Windows 2000
9 8 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (0.98%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.42%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.28%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (11.59%) E-Commerce
2 62 (8.66%) OO
3 59 (8.24%) Responsive Web Design
4 57 (7.96%) Analytics
4 57 (7.96%) Content Management
5 55 (7.68%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (6.56%) Scrum
7 46 (6.42%) Web Development
8 44 (6.15%) Project Management
9 43 (6.01%) Web Design
9 43 (6.01%) TDD
10 42 (5.87%) Continuous Integration
11 40 (5.59%) SEO
12 32 (4.47%) Workflow
13 31 (4.33%) SOA
13 31 (4.33%) BDD
14 30 (4.19%) Digital Marketing
15 28 (3.91%) Stakeholder Management
16 27 (3.77%) Web Analytics
17 24 (3.35%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 203 (28.35%) JavaScript
2 173 (24.16%) Java
3 36 (5.03%) PHP
4 28 (3.91%) SQL
5 24 (3.35%) C#
6 15 (2.09%) ActionScript
6 15 (2.09%) Python
7 14 (1.96%) C++
8 12 (1.68%) Ruby
9 9 (1.26%) ActionScript 3.0
10 6 (0.84%) Bash Shell
10 6 (0.84%) PL/SQL
10 6 (0.84%) Shell Script
10 6 (0.84%) XAML
11 5 (0.70%) ABAP
12 3 (0.42%) VBA
12 3 (0.42%) ActionScript 2.0
13 2 (0.28%) XPath
13 2 (0.28%) PHP5
13 2 (0.28%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 105 (14.66%) Degree
2 11 (1.54%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.26%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.28%) MOS
5 2 (0.28%) ISEB
6 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.14%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.51%) QA
2 7 (0.98%) SLA
3 1 (0.14%) WAI
System Software
1 13 (1.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (0.84%) OpenSSO
2 5 (0.70%) CA SiteMinder
3 4 (0.56%) SCCM
4 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.14%) Puppet
4 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.14%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 77 (10.75%) Microsoft
2 30 (4.19%) Oracle
3 27 (3.77%) SAP
4 16 (2.23%) Omniture
5 15 (2.09%) IBM
6 13 (1.82%) Apple
7 12 (1.68%) hybris
8 10 (1.40%) Sitecore
8 10 (1.40%) Cisco
9 8 (1.12%) comScore
9 8 (1.12%) DoubleClick
10 6 (0.84%) Google
11 5 (0.70%) Endeca
11 5 (0.70%) VMware
11 5 (0.70%) Sybase
11 5 (0.70%) BEA
11 5 (0.70%) ATG
12 4 (0.56%) HP
12 4 (0.56%) Facebook
12 4 (0.56%) Twitter
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Square One Resources
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eCom Recruitment
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Rate: £400 - 500 per day
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