The first table below looks at the demand for Adobe CQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe CQ over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Scotland 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe CQ (formerly Day CQ Communiqué CQ5)
Rank 121 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Adobe CQ 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% 0.043% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.29% 0.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £323 £275
% change year-on-year
+16.27% +17.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
387 402 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.60% 17.16% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 213 215
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £236 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 28
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% -12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.15 £28.25 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Adobe CQ
UK

Adobe CQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Adobe CQ Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Adobe CQ
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Adobe CQ Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Adobe CQ
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe CQ within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 1 £400 -
Adobe CQ
UK

Adobe CQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 13 (86.67%) Content Management
2 11 (73.33%) Adobe
3 8 (53.33%) HTML
4 6 (40.00%) Java
4 6 (40.00%) CMS
5 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 4 (26.67%) Ant
6 4 (26.67%) CSS
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle
6 4 (26.67%) FatWire
6 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (20.00%) TDD
7 3 (20.00%) Web Design
7 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
7 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (20.00%) Jackrabbit
7 3 (20.00%) JPA
7 3 (20.00%) Maven
7 3 (20.00%) Apache OpenJPA
7 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (20.00%) HTTP
7 3 (20.00%) Finance
7 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (20.00%) OSGi
7 3 (20.00%) REST
8 2 (13.33%) Open Source
8 2 (13.33%) Social Media
8 2 (13.33%) Marketing

Adobe CQ
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (40.00%) CMS
2 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (13.33%) Apache
4 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (6.67%) GlassFish
5 1 (6.67%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
1 1 (6.67%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Jackrabbit
2 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Ant
2 3 (20.00%) Maven
2 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Web Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Web Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Web Content Editor
4 1 (6.67%) Content Editor
4 1 (6.67%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Web Content Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Marketing Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Web Editor
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 4 (26.67%) CSS
4 3 (20.00%) JPA
4 3 (20.00%) Apache OpenJPA
4 3 (20.00%) OSGi
4 3 (20.00%) REST
5 2 (13.33%) J2EE
5 2 (13.33%) Struts
5 2 (13.33%) Web Services
5 2 (13.33%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) XSLT
5 2 (13.33%) jQuery
5 2 (13.33%) Ajax
5 2 (13.33%) Spring
5 2 (13.33%) JSF
6 1 (6.67%) Google Maps API
6 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Open Source
1 2 (13.33%) Social Media
2 1 (6.67%) Taxonomies
2 1 (6.67%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Content Management
2 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) TDD
3 3 (20.00%) Web Design
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Analytics
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (13.33%) SEO
4 2 (13.33%) Web Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
5 1 (6.67%) Web Usability
5 1 (6.67%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (6.67%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Adobe
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) FatWire
3 2 (13.33%) JBoss
4 1 (6.67%) Google
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) Facebook
4 1 (6.67%) Twitter