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 28 August 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) formerly Adobe CQ, Communiqué CQ5, Day CQ
Rank 153 113 135
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +22
Contract jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager 14 23 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.75% 0.035%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.05% 4.55% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £488 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.64 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.64 - -
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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 North West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
682 505 518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.77% 16.37% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 258 239
Average daily rate £416 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 35 56
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -22.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £12.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.62 £36.28 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Adobe Experience Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Adobe Experience Manager
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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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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
Manchester -12 14 £500 - 1
Adobe Experience Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 12 (80.00%) Java
2 9 (60.00%) Adobe
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) CMS
4 7 (46.67%) Scrum
4 7 (46.67%) Sitecore
5 6 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (40.00%) .NET
6 5 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (26.67%) Refactoring
7 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (26.67%) SDLC
7 4 (26.67%) DevOps
7 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
7 4 (26.67%) Coaching
7 4 (26.67%) TDD
7 4 (26.67%) Pair Programming
7 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
8 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (13.33%) Use Case
9 2 (13.33%) JSON
9 2 (13.33%) OOP
9 2 (13.33%) HTTP
9 2 (13.33%) Project Management
10 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
10 1 (6.67%) Publishing
10 1 (6.67%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 8 (53.33%) CMS
2 6 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Google Analytics
1 1 (6.67%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) Redmine
General
1 5 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Architect
5 1 (6.67%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (13.33%) JSON
4 1 (6.67%) JSR 170
4 1 (6.67%) WCF
4 1 (6.67%) OSGi
4 1 (6.67%) REST
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Felix
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.67%) SOAP
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) SAML
4 1 (6.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) Refactoring
3 4 (26.67%) DevOps
3 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (26.67%) Coaching
3 4 (26.67%) SDLC
3 4 (26.67%) TDD
3 4 (26.67%) Pair Programming
3 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) OOP
5 2 (13.33%) Use Case
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) CRM
6 1 (6.67%) ERP
6 1 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (6.67%) C#
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Adobe
2 7 (46.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Google