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 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 162 180 161
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -19
Contract jobs citing Adobe 279 259 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.35% 1.18% 1.32%
As % of the Vendors category 2.97% 2.62% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 161 179
Average daily rate
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£363 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £175 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £302 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.74% +0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -0.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £11.34 £13.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £21.50 £20.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £25.00 £10.50
% change year-on-year
-41.00% +138.09%
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
9396 9881 8972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.43% 45.20% 45.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6255 6389 5683
Average daily rate £425 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 221 283
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.61 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.09% -2.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.25 £33.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015. 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 +30 72 £337 -14.41% 27
Canary Wharf +22 11 £438 -
Ealing - 1 £288 - 1
Wimbledon - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Teddington - - - - 1
Uxbridge - - - - 1
Adobe
England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

1 198 (33.96%) HTML
2 172 (29.50%) Adobe CQ
3 170 (29.16%) Java
4 142 (24.36%) CSS
5 135 (23.16%) JavaScript
6 120 (20.58%) Photoshop
7 107 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
8 101 (17.32%) Marketing
9 100 (17.15%) Finance
9 100 (17.15%) User Experience
10 94 (16.12%) Adobe Illustrator
11 88 (15.09%) HTML5
12 77 (13.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 73 (12.52%) Degree
14 68 (11.66%) CMS
15 65 (11.15%) Apache Flex
16 63 (10.81%) XML
17 60 (10.29%) jQuery
18 57 (9.78%) Spring
19 54 (9.26%) Content Management
19 54 (9.26%) Analytics
19 54 (9.26%) CSS3
20 53 (9.09%) Banking
21 52 (8.92%) Project Management
22 49 (8.40%) E-Commerce
23 46 (7.89%) Linux
24 45 (7.72%) CRM
25 44 (7.55%) Windows
26 42 (7.20%) Flash
26 42 (7.20%) Mobile App

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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
1 172 (29.50%) Adobe CQ
2 68 (11.66%) CMS
3 20 (3.43%) Tomcat
4 19 (3.26%) WebSphere
4 19 (3.26%) Apache
5 14 (2.40%) Apache Solr
6 13 (2.23%) SAS
7 12 (2.06%) SharePoint
7 12 (2.06%) WebLogic
7 12 (2.06%) WordPress
8 10 (1.72%) IIS
9 9 (1.54%) Drupal
10 7 (1.20%) MS Exchange
10 7 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.86%) WebLogic Portal
13 4 (0.69%) Confluence
13 4 (0.69%) Node.js
13 4 (0.69%) LiveCycle
13 4 (0.69%) Mule
Applications
1 120 (20.58%) Photoshop
2 94 (16.12%) Adobe Illustrator
3 77 (13.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 40 (6.86%) InDesign
5 38 (6.52%) MS Office
6 25 (4.29%) Adobe Captivate
7 19 (3.26%) MS Excel
8 17 (2.92%) Acrobat
9 15 (2.57%) MS PowerPoint
9 15 (2.57%) MS Visio
10 14 (2.40%) Final Cut Pro
11 13 (2.23%) Fireworks
12 12 (2.06%) AutoCAD
13 10 (1.72%) Shockwave
13 10 (1.72%) Revit
14 8 (1.37%) OmniGraffle
14 8 (1.37%) Adobe After Effects
15 5 (0.86%) CINEMA 4D
15 5 (0.86%) Adobe Premiere
15 5 (0.86%) ImageReady
Business Applications
1 25 (4.29%) SiteCatalyst
2 17 (2.92%) Google Analytics
3 9 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (1.54%) Murex MxG2000
4 3 (0.51%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.34%) Radian6
5 2 (0.34%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.17%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.69%) SaaS
2 3 (0.51%) GitHub
3 2 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.17%) Taleo
4 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.17%) Heroku
4 1 (0.17%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.57%) Internet
2 13 (2.23%) Intranet
2 13 (2.23%) HTTP
3 10 (1.72%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.37%) LAN
5 7 (1.20%) DNS
6 5 (0.86%) Wireless
7 4 (0.69%) VoIP
7 4 (0.69%) WAN
7 4 (0.69%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.34%) FTP
8 2 (0.34%) PBX
8 2 (0.34%) DHCP
8 2 (0.34%) Firewall
8 2 (0.34%) NAS
9 1 (0.17%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.17%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (3.26%) Big Data
2 15 (2.57%) MySQL
3 12 (2.06%) NoSQL
4 10 (1.72%) MongoDB
4 10 (1.72%) SQL Server
5 7 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (0.86%) Jackrabbit
7 4 (0.69%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.51%) CloverETL
9 2 (0.34%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.34%) SQL Navigator
9 2 (0.34%) DB2
10 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.17%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.17%) IDOL
10 1 (0.17%) OLAP
10 1 (0.17%) MS Access
10 1 (0.17%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 41 (7.03%) Subversion
2 36 (6.17%) Git (software)
3 27 (4.63%) Axure RP
4 21 (3.60%) Dreamweaver
5 20 (3.43%) Cucumber
6 16 (2.74%) TeamCity
7 15 (2.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 15 (2.57%) JUnit
7 15 (2.57%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 14 (2.40%) Mockito
8 14 (2.40%) Grunt
8 14 (2.40%) Maven
9 13 (2.23%) Selenium
10 12 (2.06%) WebDriver
10 12 (2.06%) Jenkins
11 11 (1.89%) Hudson
12 10 (1.72%) JIRA
13 9 (1.54%) JBehave
14 7 (1.20%) Eclipse
15 6 (1.03%) Ant
General
1 101 (17.32%) Marketing
2 100 (17.15%) Finance
3 53 (9.09%) Banking
4 33 (5.66%) Retail
5 29 (4.97%) Publishing
6 25 (4.29%) Investment Banking
7 18 (3.09%) Front Office
7 18 (3.09%) Advertising
7 18 (3.09%) Games
8 15 (2.57%) Legal
9 10 (1.72%) Law
10 9 (1.54%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.86%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.86%) Interactive Media
11 5 (0.86%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.86%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.69%) Back Office
13 3 (0.51%) German Language
13 3 (0.51%) Automotive
13 3 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 206 (35.33%) Developer
2 121 (20.75%) Designer
3 64 (10.98%) Analyst
4 58 (9.95%) Architect
5 46 (7.89%) Java Developer
6 29 (4.97%) UI Designer
7 27 (4.63%) Consultant
7 27 (4.63%) Business Analyst
8 26 (4.46%) Web Developer
8 26 (4.46%) UX Designer
9 20 (3.43%) Front-End Developer
10 19 (3.26%) Project Manager
11 18 (3.09%) Graphic Designer
12 15 (2.57%) Flash Developer
12 15 (2.57%) Junior
12 15 (2.57%) Visual Designer
13 14 (2.40%) Technical Architect
14 13 (2.23%) Flex Developer
15 12 (2.06%) Senior Designer
15 12 (2.06%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (33.96%) HTML
2 142 (24.36%) CSS
3 88 (15.09%) HTML5
4 65 (11.15%) Apache Flex
5 63 (10.81%) XML
6 60 (10.29%) jQuery
7 57 (9.78%) Spring
8 54 (9.26%) CSS3
9 42 (7.20%) Flash
10 33 (5.66%) J2EE
10 33 (5.66%) Hibernate
11 30 (5.15%) .NET
12 29 (4.97%) Web Services
13 22 (3.77%) SOAP
14 20 (3.43%) AngularJS
14 20 (3.43%) XHTML
15 18 (3.09%) JSP
16 17 (2.92%) Adobe AIR
16 17 (2.92%) RESTful
17 16 (2.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 100 (17.15%) User Experience
2 42 (7.20%) Mobile App
3 40 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (4.63%) E-Learning
5 23 (3.95%) Learning Management System
6 22 (3.77%) Digital Media
6 22 (3.77%) Graphic Design
7 19 (3.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 16 (2.74%) Video Editing
9 15 (2.57%) Animation
9 15 (2.57%) Visualisation
10 14 (2.40%) Social Media
11 13 (2.23%) Open Source
12 11 (1.89%) iPad
13 10 (1.72%) Management Information System
13 10 (1.72%) RIA
14 9 (1.54%) Flash Games
14 9 (1.54%) Clustering
14 9 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (1.54%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 46 (7.89%) Linux
2 44 (7.55%) Windows
3 27 (4.63%) Apple iOS
4 24 (4.12%) UNIX
5 23 (3.95%) Android
6 19 (3.26%) Windows 7
7 10 (1.72%) Mac OS X
8 7 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (1.20%) Windows XP
8 7 (1.20%) Windows 8
9 6 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.69%) Windows Vista
10 4 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.69%) Mac OS X Server
11 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.34%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.17%) Solaris
12 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.17%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (9.26%) Content Management
2 54 (9.26%) Analytics
3 52 (8.92%) Project Management
4 49 (8.40%) E-Commerce
5 45 (7.72%) CRM
6 41 (7.03%) OO
7 38 (6.52%) Scrum
8 31 (5.32%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (4.63%) Digital Marketing
10 26 (4.46%) TDD
11 25 (4.29%) Web Design
11 25 (4.29%) Software Engineering
11 25 (4.29%) Web Development
12 24 (4.12%) Web Analytics
12 24 (4.12%) Stakeholder Management
13 22 (3.77%) Workflow
14 21 (3.60%) SOA
14 21 (3.60%) Responsive Web Design
15 20 (3.43%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 170 (29.16%) Java
2 135 (23.16%) JavaScript
3 41 (7.03%) SQL
4 27 (4.63%) C#
5 23 (3.95%) PHP
6 16 (2.74%) ActionScript
7 15 (2.57%) Ruby
7 15 (2.57%) PL/SQL
8 13 (2.23%) ActionScript 3.0
9 12 (2.06%) C++
10 9 (1.54%) Shell Script
11 5 (0.86%) Perl
12 4 (0.69%) C
13 3 (0.51%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.51%) Python
13 3 (0.51%) ABAP
14 2 (0.34%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.34%) Scala
14 2 (0.34%) R
14 2 (0.34%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 73 (12.52%) Degree
2 4 (0.69%) HND
3 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.51%) A+ Certification
3 3 (0.51%) Sun Certification
4 2 (0.34%) PMP
4 2 (0.34%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.34%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (0.17%) MCTS
5 1 (0.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.89%) QA
2 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.17%) SLA
2 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 22 (3.77%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.51%) vSphere
4 2 (0.34%) vCloud
5 1 (0.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (2.40%) Puppet
2 5 (0.86%) SCCM
2 5 (0.86%) CA SiteMinder
2 5 (0.86%) OpenSSO
3 4 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (0.51%) Casper Suite
5 2 (0.34%) Kibana
5 2 (0.34%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.34%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.17%) Nagios
6 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.17%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 41 (7.03%) Oracle
2 40 (6.86%) Microsoft
3 22 (3.77%) Google
3 22 (3.77%) Apple
4 21 (3.60%) SAP
5 19 (3.26%) Salesforce.com
6 15 (2.57%) hybris
7 12 (2.06%) Sybase
8 9 (1.54%) Murex
9 8 (1.37%) Facebook
9 8 (1.37%) Neolane
9 8 (1.37%) Red Hat
9 8 (1.37%) Reuters
9 8 (1.37%) Bloomberg
9 8 (1.37%) VMware
10 7 (1.20%) Omniture
11 6 (1.03%) Twitter
11 6 (1.03%) ExactTarget
11 6 (1.03%) Sitecore
12 5 (0.86%) Endeca
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