The table below looks at the statistics for Adobe Experience Manager skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe Experience Manager over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) formerly Adobe CQ, Communiqué CQ5, Day CQ
Rank - 136 125
Contract jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager 0 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.095% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.57% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate - £475 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +111.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - -
Adobe Experience Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
619 527 416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 16.29% 16.74% 15.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 285 202
Average daily rate £375 £350 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 26 32
Average hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £25.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -24.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.60 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £36.07
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

Adobe Experience Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Adobe Experience Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Adobe Experience Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager across the North West region.

Adobe Experience Manager Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Adobe Experience Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Adobe Experience Manager 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 Experience Manager.

1 4 (80.00%) Adobe
2 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Sitecore
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) CMS
3 2 (40.00%) Google
3 2 (40.00%) Google Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) User Experience
3 2 (40.00%) Tag Management
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) SAML
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 2 (40.00%) HTTP
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce

Adobe Experience Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Adobe Experience Manager 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 Experience Manager. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Redmine
General
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Publishing
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Producer
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) SAML
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) ATL
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Tag Management
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Adobe
2 3 (60.00%) Sitecore
3 2 (40.00%) Google
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft