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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 151 176 177
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +1
Contract jobs citing Adobe 339 305 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.44% 1.26% 1.11%
As % of the Vendors category 3.20% 2.74% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 199 142
Average daily rate
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£370 £350 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £223 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £600 £537
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 12
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £15.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £161.15 £41.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £19.50 £17.51
% change year-on-year
-24.35% +11.36%
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10595 11141 11859
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.07% 45.91% 45.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6683 7086 7130
Average daily rate £422 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £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 219 288 342
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.53 £13.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.45 £48.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%
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 30 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 30 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 30 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -2 74 £375 +19.04% 34
Canary Wharf +32 8 £288 -
Bromley +1 3 £375 +36.36% 1
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 30 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.

1 326 (44.84%) HTML
2 273 (37.55%) CSS
3 229 (31.50%) Photoshop
4 201 (27.65%) JavaScript
5 195 (26.82%) Adobe Illustrator
6 178 (24.48%) Java
7 157 (21.60%) Adobe CQ
8 136 (18.71%) HTML5
9 109 (14.99%) Marketing
10 107 (14.72%) Degree
11 92 (12.65%) InDesign
12 88 (12.10%) E-Commerce
13 87 (11.97%) Finance
14 86 (11.83%) jQuery
15 76 (10.45%) CMS
16 75 (10.32%) Flash
17 73 (10.04%) Microsoft
18 69 (9.49%) OO
18 69 (9.49%) Apache Flex
19 67 (9.22%) CSS3
20 63 (8.67%) Agile Software Development
20 63 (8.67%) XML
21 60 (8.25%) Responsive Web Design
22 58 (7.98%) Mobile App
23 57 (7.84%) Axure RP
24 56 (7.70%) Analytics
25 54 (7.43%) AngularJS
25 54 (7.43%) Content Management
26 52 (7.15%) Subversion
26 52 (7.15%) MS Office

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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
1 157 (21.60%) Adobe CQ
2 76 (10.45%) CMS
3 32 (4.40%) SharePoint
4 15 (2.06%) WordPress
5 12 (1.65%) FileNet
6 11 (1.51%) Node.js
7 9 (1.24%) Documentum
8 8 (1.10%) ArcGIS
9 7 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (0.96%) ArcSDE
9 7 (0.96%) WebSphere
9 7 (0.96%) SAS
10 6 (0.83%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.83%) Apache
10 6 (0.83%) WebLogic Portal
10 6 (0.83%) Mule
10 6 (0.83%) Apache Solr
11 5 (0.69%) Lync
11 5 (0.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 229 (31.50%) Photoshop
2 195 (26.82%) Adobe Illustrator
3 92 (12.65%) InDesign
4 52 (7.15%) MS Office
5 43 (5.91%) MS Excel
6 35 (4.81%) OmniGraffle
7 31 (4.26%) Acrobat
8 30 (4.13%) Adobe Captivate
9 28 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
10 26 (3.58%) Fireworks
10 26 (3.58%) Adobe After Effects
11 25 (3.44%) MS Visio
12 14 (1.93%) MS Project
13 12 (1.65%) AutoCAD
14 9 (1.24%) Revit
15 8 (1.10%) RoboHelp
16 5 (0.69%) CINEMA 4D
16 5 (0.69%) Adobe Premiere
17 4 (0.55%) Final Cut Pro
18 3 (0.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 30 (4.13%) SiteCatalyst
2 10 (1.38%) Magento
3 9 (1.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.69%) SAP CRM
5 4 (0.55%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.41%) SAP HCM
6 3 (0.41%) SAP HR-PA
6 3 (0.41%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.41%) SAP HR
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 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (0.69%) SaaS
2 3 (0.41%) IaaS
2 3 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.14%) Responsys
3 1 (0.14%) GitHub
3 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 33 (4.54%) Internet
2 25 (3.44%) Intranet
3 9 (1.24%) LAN
4 6 (0.83%) HTTP
5 2 (0.28%) DNS
5 2 (0.28%) VPN
5 2 (0.28%) FTP
5 2 (0.28%) Extranet
6 1 (0.14%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.14%) Firewall
6 1 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.14%) Broadband
6 1 (0.14%) VoIP
6 1 (0.14%) WAN
6 1 (0.14%) DHCP
6 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (3.44%) MySQL
2 23 (3.16%) SQL Server
3 10 (1.38%) NoSQL
3 10 (1.38%) Big Data
3 10 (1.38%) Oracle Database
4 9 (1.24%) MongoDB
5 7 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (0.69%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.69%) Hadoop
7 4 (0.55%) KDB
8 3 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.41%) QlikView
8 3 (0.41%) Spotfire
8 3 (0.41%) SQL Navigator
9 2 (0.28%) DataStage
9 2 (0.28%) InterSystems Cache
9 2 (0.28%) Pentaho
9 2 (0.28%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.14%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 57 (7.84%) Axure RP
2 52 (7.15%) Subversion
3 51 (7.02%) Git (software)
4 45 (6.19%) WebDriver
5 32 (4.40%) Grunt
6 31 (4.26%) Cucumber
7 28 (3.85%) Dreamweaver
7 28 (3.85%) TeamCity
8 26 (3.58%) Selenium
9 24 (3.30%) Hudson
9 24 (3.30%) JUnit
10 23 (3.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 23 (3.16%) Bower
10 23 (3.16%) JBehave
10 23 (3.16%) Mockito
11 17 (2.34%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 17 (2.34%) Jenkins
12 15 (2.06%) Visual Studio
13 9 (1.24%) JIRA
14 8 (1.10%) Maven
General
1 109 (14.99%) Marketing
2 87 (11.97%) Finance
3 48 (6.60%) Banking
4 32 (4.40%) Publishing
5 26 (3.58%) Advertising
6 25 (3.44%) Retail
7 22 (3.03%) Legal
8 21 (2.89%) Front Office
9 18 (2.48%) Investment Banking
10 10 (1.38%) Telecoms
11 7 (0.96%) Back Office
11 7 (0.96%) Law
11 7 (0.96%) Games
12 5 (0.69%) Electronics
12 5 (0.69%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.55%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.41%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.41%) Automotive
15 2 (0.28%) Arabic Language
16 1 (0.14%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 256 (35.21%) Developer
2 212 (29.16%) Designer
3 62 (8.53%) Analyst
4 52 (7.15%) User Experience Designer
5 44 (6.05%) Web Developer
6 41 (5.64%) Architect
7 37 (5.09%) Front-End Developer
7 37 (5.09%) Visual Designer
8 35 (4.81%) Digital Designer
9 33 (4.54%) Java Developer
10 28 (3.85%) UI Designer
11 25 (3.44%) Consultant
12 24 (3.30%) Graphic Designer
13 22 (3.03%) Web Designer
14 21 (2.89%) Junior
14 21 (2.89%) Senior Designer
15 20 (2.75%) Trainer
16 19 (2.61%) UI Developer
17 18 (2.48%) Web Analyst
17 18 (2.48%) Photoshop Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 326 (44.84%) HTML
2 273 (37.55%) CSS
3 136 (18.71%) HTML5
4 86 (11.83%) jQuery
5 75 (10.32%) Flash
6 69 (9.49%) Apache Flex
7 67 (9.22%) CSS3
8 63 (8.67%) XML
9 54 (7.43%) AngularJS
10 40 (5.50%) Ajax
11 28 (3.85%) JSON
12 27 (3.71%) .NET
13 24 (3.30%) XHTML
13 24 (3.30%) Web Services
14 22 (3.03%) JSP
15 21 (2.89%) Spring
16 19 (2.61%) Hibernate
16 19 (2.61%) RESTful
17 18 (2.48%) REST
18 16 (2.20%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 58 (7.98%) Mobile App
2 49 (6.74%) Social Media
3 35 (4.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 32 (4.40%) Graphic Design
5 28 (3.85%) RIA
6 26 (3.58%) E-Learning
6 26 (3.58%) iPhone
7 24 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (2.75%) Computer Science
9 18 (2.48%) Animation
10 15 (2.06%) Copywriting
10 15 (2.06%) Photography
11 12 (1.65%) New Media
12 10 (1.38%) Visualisation
13 9 (1.24%) Digital Media
13 9 (1.24%) Open Source
14 8 (1.10%) Management Information System
14 8 (1.10%) Blackberry
15 7 (0.96%) GIS
15 7 (0.96%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 50 (6.88%) Windows
2 44 (6.05%) Linux
2 44 (6.05%) Android
3 25 (3.44%) Apple iOS
4 23 (3.16%) UNIX
5 20 (2.75%) Windows 7
6 19 (2.61%) Windows XP
7 14 (1.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (1.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (1.10%) Mac OS X
8 8 (1.10%) Windows 2000
8 8 (1.10%) Windows Vista
8 8 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.96%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.28%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.28%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (12.10%) E-Commerce
2 69 (9.49%) OO
3 63 (8.67%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (8.25%) Responsive Web Design
5 56 (7.70%) Analytics
6 54 (7.43%) Content Management
7 46 (6.33%) Web Development
7 46 (6.33%) Scrum
8 45 (6.19%) Project Management
9 44 (6.05%) Web Design
10 43 (5.91%) TDD
11 42 (5.78%) Continuous Integration
12 40 (5.50%) SEO
13 33 (4.54%) SOA
13 33 (4.54%) Workflow
14 31 (4.26%) BDD
15 29 (3.99%) Digital Marketing
16 28 (3.85%) CRM
17 27 (3.71%) Stakeholder Management
18 26 (3.58%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 201 (27.65%) JavaScript
2 178 (24.48%) Java
3 36 (4.95%) PHP
4 33 (4.54%) SQL
5 25 (3.44%) C#
6 15 (2.06%) Python
7 14 (1.93%) C++
8 13 (1.79%) ActionScript
9 12 (1.65%) PL/SQL
9 12 (1.65%) Shell Script
9 12 (1.65%) Ruby
10 9 (1.24%) ActionScript 3.0
11 6 (0.83%) XAML
11 6 (0.83%) Bash Shell
12 5 (0.69%) ABAP
13 3 (0.41%) ActionScript 2.0
14 2 (0.28%) C
14 2 (0.28%) Ada
14 2 (0.28%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.28%) XPath
Qualifications
1 107 (14.72%) Degree
2 11 (1.51%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.24%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.28%) ISEB
5 2 (0.28%) MOS
6 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.14%) MCT
6 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.20%) QA
2 6 (0.83%) SLA
3 1 (0.14%) WCAG
3 1 (0.14%) WAI
System Software
1 13 (1.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (0.83%) CA SiteMinder
1 6 (0.83%) OpenSSO
2 4 (0.55%) SCCM
3 1 (0.14%) Salt
3 1 (0.14%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 73 (10.04%) Microsoft
2 37 (5.09%) Oracle
3 29 (3.99%) SAP
4 16 (2.20%) Omniture
5 15 (2.06%) IBM
6 14 (1.93%) Apple
7 13 (1.79%) hybris
8 10 (1.38%) Cisco
8 10 (1.38%) Sitecore
9 8 (1.10%) DoubleClick
9 8 (1.10%) comScore
10 7 (0.96%) Google
11 6 (0.83%) BEA
11 6 (0.83%) VMware
11 6 (0.83%) ATG
11 6 (0.83%) Endeca
12 5 (0.69%) Sybase
13 4 (0.55%) Citrix
13 4 (0.55%) HP
13 4 (0.55%) Facebook
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Rate: £150 - £170 per day
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