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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 157 154 152
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing Adobe 304 340 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.33% 1.42% 1.41%
As % of the Vendors category 2.99% 3.09% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 221 193
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £294
% change year-on-year
+6.69% +3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £11.61 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.86 £21.50 £23.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +72.41%
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
10170 11013 9778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.49% 45.85% 46.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6921 7246 6110
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 231 300
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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 22 December 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 73 £366 -18.61% 21
Canary Wharf +19 13 £450 -
Hammersmith +2 1 £425 +126.66%
Paddington - 1 £425 -
Ealing - - - - 1
Beckenham - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 2
Adobe
England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 187 (29.97%) HTML
2 174 (27.88%) Java
3 169 (27.08%) Adobe CQ
4 145 (23.24%) Photoshop
5 136 (21.79%) JavaScript
6 135 (21.63%) CSS
7 129 (20.67%) User Experience
8 125 (20.03%) Adobe Illustrator
9 119 (19.07%) Agile Software Development
10 111 (17.79%) Finance
11 91 (14.58%) Marketing
12 89 (14.26%) HTML5
13 84 (13.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 75 (12.02%) XML
15 74 (11.86%) Degree
16 71 (11.38%) Apache Flex
17 67 (10.74%) Banking
18 66 (10.58%) CMS
19 59 (9.46%) Oracle
20 58 (9.29%) Spring
21 57 (9.13%) E-Commerce
22 53 (8.49%) jQuery
23 52 (8.33%) Analytics
24 51 (8.17%) OO
24 51 (8.17%) InDesign
25 49 (7.85%) SQL
25 49 (7.85%) Linux
25 49 (7.85%) CSS3
26 48 (7.69%) Microsoft
27 46 (7.37%) Content Management

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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
1 169 (27.08%) Adobe CQ
2 66 (10.58%) CMS
3 19 (3.04%) WebSphere
3 19 (3.04%) Apache
4 17 (2.72%) Tomcat
5 13 (2.08%) SharePoint
6 12 (1.92%) WebLogic
6 12 (1.92%) Apache Solr
7 9 (1.44%) IIS
8 8 (1.28%) WordPress
9 7 (1.12%) MS Exchange
9 7 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (0.96%) SAS
10 6 (0.96%) WebLogic Portal
11 5 (0.80%) FileNet
11 5 (0.80%) Documentum
11 5 (0.80%) Drupal
11 5 (0.80%) Mule
11 5 (0.80%) Node.js
12 4 (0.64%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 145 (23.24%) Photoshop
2 125 (20.03%) Adobe Illustrator
3 84 (13.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 51 (8.17%) InDesign
5 42 (6.73%) MS Office
6 28 (4.49%) Adobe Captivate
7 22 (3.53%) MS PowerPoint
7 22 (3.53%) MS Excel
8 20 (3.21%) Acrobat
9 17 (2.72%) AutoCAD
9 17 (2.72%) Final Cut Pro
10 14 (2.24%) Revit
11 12 (1.92%) OmniGraffle
11 12 (1.92%) Fireworks
12 10 (1.60%) Adobe After Effects
13 8 (1.28%) SPSS
14 7 (1.12%) MS Visio
15 5 (0.80%) Adobe Premiere
15 5 (0.80%) CINEMA 4D
15 5 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (2.40%) SiteCatalyst
2 14 (2.24%) Google Analytics
3 13 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (1.44%) Murex MxG2000
5 3 (0.48%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.32%) Radian6
7 1 (0.16%) SAP MII
7 1 (0.16%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.16%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (0.64%) SaaS
2 3 (0.48%) IaaS
3 2 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.16%) Taleo
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.16%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.16%) GitHub
4 1 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.53%) Internet
2 13 (2.08%) HTTP
3 12 (1.92%) Intranet
4 8 (1.28%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.28%) LAN
5 6 (0.96%) DNS
6 4 (0.64%) WAN
6 4 (0.64%) Wireless
7 3 (0.48%) VoIP
7 3 (0.48%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.32%) FTP
8 2 (0.32%) Firewall
8 2 (0.32%) NAS
9 1 (0.16%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.16%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.16%) Extranet
9 1 (0.16%) DHCP
9 1 (0.16%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (4.01%) Big Data
2 13 (2.08%) NoSQL
3 12 (1.92%) MongoDB
4 10 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (1.28%) MySQL
5 8 (1.28%) SQL Server
5 8 (1.28%) Oracle Database
6 5 (0.80%) SQL Navigator
6 5 (0.80%) Jackrabbit
7 4 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.48%) Spotfire
8 3 (0.48%) CloverETL
9 2 (0.32%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.32%) DB2
9 2 (0.32%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.16%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.16%) OLAP
10 1 (0.16%) MS Access
10 1 (0.16%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.16%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 45 (7.21%) Subversion
2 37 (5.93%) Git (software)
3 30 (4.81%) Dreamweaver
3 30 (4.81%) Axure RP
4 19 (3.04%) Grunt
5 17 (2.72%) WebDriver
6 16 (2.56%) Cucumber
7 15 (2.40%) TeamCity
7 15 (2.40%) Selenium
8 14 (2.24%) Maven
8 14 (2.24%) JUnit
8 14 (2.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 13 (2.08%) Mockito
10 12 (1.92%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 12 (1.92%) Jenkins
11 10 (1.60%) Hudson
12 9 (1.44%) Bower
13 8 (1.28%) JBehave
13 8 (1.28%) JIRA
14 7 (1.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 111 (17.79%) Finance
2 91 (14.58%) Marketing
3 67 (10.74%) Banking
4 35 (5.61%) Retail
5 30 (4.81%) Investment Banking
6 26 (4.17%) Publishing
7 22 (3.53%) Front Office
8 21 (3.37%) Advertising
9 15 (2.40%) Legal
10 9 (1.44%) Financial Institution
11 8 (1.28%) Games
12 7 (1.12%) Law
13 6 (0.96%) Telecoms
13 6 (0.96%) Retail Banking
14 5 (0.80%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.64%) Back Office
16 3 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.48%) Automotive
16 3 (0.48%) German Language
17 2 (0.32%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 221 (35.42%) Developer
2 140 (22.44%) Designer
3 70 (11.22%) Analyst
4 60 (9.62%) Architect
5 48 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 30 (4.81%) UX Designer
7 29 (4.65%) Consultant
7 29 (4.65%) UI Designer
8 27 (4.33%) Web Developer
9 23 (3.69%) Front-End Developer
10 19 (3.04%) Business Analyst
10 19 (3.04%) Junior
11 17 (2.72%) Graphic Designer
12 16 (2.56%) Project Manager
12 16 (2.56%) Web Designer
12 16 (2.56%) Senior Designer
13 15 (2.40%) Digital Designer
13 15 (2.40%) Visual Designer
14 14 (2.24%) Junior Architect
14 14 (2.24%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (29.97%) HTML
2 135 (21.63%) CSS
3 89 (14.26%) HTML5
4 75 (12.02%) XML
5 71 (11.38%) Apache Flex
6 58 (9.29%) Spring
7 53 (8.49%) jQuery
8 49 (7.85%) CSS3
9 37 (5.93%) Hibernate
10 35 (5.61%) Flash
11 31 (4.97%) Web Services
11 31 (4.97%) AngularJS
12 29 (4.65%) J2EE
13 25 (4.01%) .NET
13 25 (4.01%) SOAP
14 22 (3.53%) XHTML
15 20 (3.21%) RESTful
16 17 (2.72%) JSP
17 16 (2.56%) JSON
17 16 (2.56%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 129 (20.67%) User Experience
2 44 (7.05%) Mobile App
3 40 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (4.33%) E-Learning
5 26 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 21 (3.37%) Animation
7 20 (3.21%) Graphic Design
7 20 (3.21%) Learning Management System
8 19 (3.04%) Digital Media
9 17 (2.72%) Visualisation
10 15 (2.40%) RIA
11 14 (2.24%) Social Media
12 13 (2.08%) Video Editing
13 10 (1.60%) iPad
14 9 (1.44%) Open Source
14 9 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (1.44%) Data Structures
14 9 (1.44%) Computer Science
14 9 (1.44%) Management Information System
15 8 (1.28%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 49 (7.85%) Linux
2 40 (6.41%) Windows
3 30 (4.81%) UNIX
4 27 (4.33%) Apple iOS
5 24 (3.85%) Android
6 14 (2.24%) Windows 7
7 10 (1.60%) Mac OS X
8 7 (1.12%) Windows XP
9 6 (0.96%) Mac OS
9 6 (0.96%) Windows 8
10 5 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.64%) Windows Vista
11 4 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.48%) Mac OS X Server
13 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.16%) MVS
14 1 (0.16%) Solaris
14 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (19.07%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (9.13%) E-Commerce
3 52 (8.33%) Analytics
4 51 (8.17%) OO
5 46 (7.37%) Content Management
6 41 (6.57%) Scrum
7 40 (6.41%) Project Management
8 37 (5.93%) CRM
9 33 (5.29%) Workflow
10 29 (4.65%) Web Analytics
11 28 (4.49%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (4.33%) Web Development
12 27 (4.33%) Web Design
13 24 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
13 24 (3.85%) Integration Testing
14 23 (3.69%) SOA
15 22 (3.53%) TDD
16 20 (3.21%) SEO
16 20 (3.21%) Migration
16 20 (3.21%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 174 (27.88%) Java
2 136 (21.79%) JavaScript
3 49 (7.85%) SQL
4 29 (4.65%) C#
5 21 (3.37%) PL/SQL
6 17 (2.72%) Shell Script
6 17 (2.72%) PHP
7 13 (2.08%) C++
7 13 (2.08%) Ruby
8 11 (1.76%) ActionScript
9 9 (1.44%) ActionScript 3.0
10 5 (0.80%) Bash Shell
10 5 (0.80%) XAML
10 5 (0.80%) Perl
10 5 (0.80%) C
11 3 (0.48%) ABAP
11 3 (0.48%) VBA
11 3 (0.48%) ActionScript 2.0
12 2 (0.32%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 74 (11.86%) Degree
2 3 (0.48%) HND
2 3 (0.48%) Sun Certification
3 2 (0.32%) PMP
3 2 (0.32%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.32%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.16%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.16%) MCT
4 1 (0.16%) MCTS
4 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.40%) QA
2 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.16%) SLA
2 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.16%) WCAG
2 1 (0.16%) WAI
System Software
1 24 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.48%) vSphere
4 2 (0.32%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (1.76%) Puppet
2 7 (1.12%) Casper Suite
3 6 (0.96%) CA SiteMinder
3 6 (0.96%) OpenSSO
4 2 (0.32%) SCCM
4 2 (0.32%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.32%) Kibana
5 1 (0.16%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.16%) Nagios
Vendors
1 59 (9.46%) Oracle
2 48 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 28 (4.49%) SAP
4 23 (3.69%) Apple
5 20 (3.21%) hybris
6 19 (3.04%) Google
7 12 (1.92%) Omniture
7 12 (1.92%) Sybase
8 11 (1.76%) VMware
8 11 (1.76%) Red Hat
9 10 (1.60%) Neolane
10 9 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (1.44%) Reuters
10 9 (1.44%) Bloomberg
10 9 (1.44%) Murex
10 9 (1.44%) IBM
11 8 (1.28%) DoubleClick
12 7 (1.12%) Facebook
13 6 (0.96%) Twitter
13 6 (0.96%) ExactTarget
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