The table below looks at the statistics for Adobe CQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe CQ over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe CQ (formerly Day CQ Communiqué CQ5)
Rank 236 231 227
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing Adobe CQ 7 17 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.075% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.41% 1.13% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 8
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1692 1506 1763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.23% 17.24% 17.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 926 836 841
Average daily rate £360 £360 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 61 91
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.04 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.69% -10.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.10 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £38.70 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

Adobe CQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Adobe CQ Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Adobe CQ
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Adobe CQ Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Adobe CQ
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe CQ across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Adobe CQ Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Adobe CQ
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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
Surrey - 4 £350 - 1
East Sussex - - - -
Adobe CQ
England

Adobe CQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 9 (69.23%) CMS
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) CSS
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) jQuery
3 6 (46.15%) HTML5
4 5 (38.46%) Sitecore
4 5 (38.46%) CSS3
4 5 (38.46%) Adobe
4 5 (38.46%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) .NET
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle
5 4 (30.77%) Content Management
5 4 (30.77%) Scrum
5 4 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (30.77%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (23.08%) EPiServer
6 3 (23.08%) Marketing
6 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
6 3 (23.08%) XML
6 3 (23.08%) UML
6 3 (23.08%) J2EE
6 3 (23.08%) C#
6 3 (23.08%) JBoss
7 2 (15.38%) RUP
7 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
7 2 (15.38%) Struts

Adobe CQ
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 9 (69.23%) CMS
2 4 (30.77%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
3 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
4 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
4 2 (15.38%) MQSeries
4 2 (15.38%) Escenic
5 1 (7.69%) Magnolia
5 1 (7.69%) Node.js
5 1 (7.69%) Kentico
5 1 (7.69%) Umbraco
5 1 (7.69%) Joomla!
5 1 (7.69%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
2 2 (15.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Gradle
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) Mercurial
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Ant
General
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Web Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Programmer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Programmer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Developer Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Programmer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Content Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) ScrumMaster
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) HTML
1 7 (53.85%) CSS
2 6 (46.15%) jQuery
2 6 (46.15%) HTML5
3 5 (38.46%) CSS3
4 4 (30.77%) .NET
5 3 (23.08%) XML
5 3 (23.08%) J2EE
6 2 (15.38%) Struts
6 2 (15.38%) Java RMI
6 2 (15.38%) LAMP
6 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
6 2 (15.38%) EJB
6 2 (15.38%) Spring
6 2 (15.38%) JSF
6 2 (15.38%) Ajax
6 2 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
7 1 (7.69%) Backbone.js
7 1 (7.69%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Copywriting
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Content Management
2 4 (30.77%) Scrum
2 4 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (23.08%) UML
4 2 (15.38%) RUP
4 2 (15.38%) OOD
4 2 (15.38%) OOP
4 2 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) BDD
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Master Data Management
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.69%) Release Management
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) Scala
5 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.69%) Perl
5 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) WAI
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
1 1 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Sitecore
1 5 (38.46%) Adobe
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) EPiServer
3 3 (23.08%) JBoss
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Thunderhead
5 1 (7.69%) IBM