The table below looks at the statistics for Adobe CQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe CQ over the 3 months to 29 August 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe CQ (formerly Day CQ Communiqué CQ5)
Rank 81 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Adobe CQ 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.53% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.37% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
+45.83% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Adobe CQ
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
208 232 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.77% 19.41% 19.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 96 131
Average daily rate £323 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 35 25
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £24.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -27.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £11.70 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £34.90 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

Adobe CQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Adobe CQ across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Adobe CQ Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Adobe CQ
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Adobe CQ across the Manchester region.

Adobe CQ Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Adobe CQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Adobe CQ 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 CQ.

1 7 (50.00%) .NET
1 7 (50.00%) Java
1 7 (50.00%) Scrum
2 5 (35.71%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) Adobe
2 5 (35.71%) TDD
2 5 (35.71%) Spring
2 5 (35.71%) JSF
2 5 (35.71%) Ajax
2 5 (35.71%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (35.71%) Marketing
2 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
2 5 (35.71%) QA
2 5 (35.71%) jQuery
2 5 (35.71%) Scala
2 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
2 5 (35.71%) HTML5
2 5 (35.71%) Escenic
2 5 (35.71%) BDD
2 5 (35.71%) CSS3
2 5 (35.71%) Big Data
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) CMS
2 5 (35.71%) LAMP
2 5 (35.71%) Hibernate
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
2 5 (35.71%) Java RMI
2 5 (35.71%) OOD

Adobe CQ
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Adobe CQ 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 CQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
1 5 (35.71%) Escenic
1 5 (35.71%) CMS
1 5 (35.71%) WebLogic
1 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
1 5 (35.71%) MQSeries
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
1 2 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
1 5 (35.71%) Big Data
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Marketing
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Java Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Java Programmer
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Java Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Developer Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Programmer
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Java Programmer
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Programmer
3 3 (21.43%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) ScrumMaster
4 2 (14.29%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) Spring
2 5 (35.71%) JSF
2 5 (35.71%) Ajax
2 5 (35.71%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (35.71%) jQuery
2 5 (35.71%) HTML5
2 5 (35.71%) CSS3
2 5 (35.71%) LAMP
2 5 (35.71%) Hibernate
2 5 (35.71%) Java RMI
2 5 (35.71%) J2EE
2 5 (35.71%) EJB
2 5 (35.71%) CSS
2 5 (35.71%) Struts
2 5 (35.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 2 (14.29%) Web 2.0
1 2 (14.29%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Scrum
2 5 (35.71%) TDD
2 5 (35.71%) BDD
2 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
2 5 (35.71%) OOD
2 5 (35.71%) UML
2 5 (35.71%) OOP
2 5 (35.71%) OOA/OOD
2 5 (35.71%) RUP
3 3 (21.43%) Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Content Management
4 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) Scala
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) VBScript
3 2 (14.29%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Adobe
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
1 5 (35.71%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) Interwoven
2 2 (14.29%) Sitecore