The first table below looks at the demand for Adobe CQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe CQ over the 3 months to 16 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 South West 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe CQ (formerly Day CQ Communiqué CQ5)
Rank 138 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Adobe CQ 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.089% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.44% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £311 £275
% change year-on-year
+20.48% +13.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
689 400 571
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.51% 16.76% 15.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 243 325
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 8 44
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.50 £23.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.36% +2.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £25.00 £42.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
Adobe CQ
England

Adobe CQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Adobe CQ Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Adobe CQ
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Adobe CQ Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Adobe CQ
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 16 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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Vacancies
Bristol - - - -
Devon - - - -
Adobe CQ
England

Adobe CQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) HTML5
1 6 (85.71%) jQuery
1 6 (85.71%) CSS3
2 5 (71.43%) Scala
2 5 (71.43%) Hadoop
2 5 (71.43%) Big Data
2 5 (71.43%) Escenic
2 5 (71.43%) BDD
2 5 (71.43%) WebSphere
2 5 (71.43%) QA
2 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 5 (71.43%) JSF
2 5 (71.43%) Ajax
2 5 (71.43%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (71.43%) Struts
2 5 (71.43%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) UML
2 5 (71.43%) OOP
2 5 (71.43%) OOA/OOD
2 5 (71.43%) JBoss
2 5 (71.43%) RUP
2 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
2 5 (71.43%) MQSeries
2 5 (71.43%) Java RMI

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 (71.43%) Escenic
1 5 (71.43%) WebSphere
1 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
1 5 (71.43%) MQSeries
1 5 (71.43%) WebLogic
1 5 (71.43%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Hadoop
1 5 (71.43%) Big Data
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) PhoneGap
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Java Programmer
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Programmer
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Java Programmer
2 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Programmer
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Java Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Developer Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) HTML5
1 6 (85.71%) jQuery
1 6 (85.71%) CSS3
2 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 5 (71.43%) JSF
2 5 (71.43%) Ajax
2 5 (71.43%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (71.43%) Struts
2 5 (71.43%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) Java RMI
2 5 (71.43%) J2EE
2 5 (71.43%) EJB
2 5 (71.43%) LAMP
2 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
3 1 (14.29%) YUI
3 1 (14.29%) Sass
3 1 (14.29%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) BDD
1 5 (71.43%) UML
1 5 (71.43%) OOP
1 5 (71.43%) OOA/OOD
1 5 (71.43%) RUP
1 5 (71.43%) OOD
1 5 (71.43%) TDD
1 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) Scala
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) JBoss
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe