The table below looks at the statistics for Adobe CQ skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe CQ over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe CQ (formerly Day CQ Communiqué CQ5)
Rank 381 419 419
Rank change year-on-year
+38 0
Contract jobs citing Adobe CQ 209 134 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.28% 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.30% 1.57% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 86 85
Average daily rate
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£450 £395 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.92% +3.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £268 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £54.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9071 8512 8152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.78% 17.67% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5679 5033 4571
Average daily rate £400 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 312 312 417
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.04 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £35.40 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

Adobe CQ
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Adobe CQ Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Adobe CQ
Daily Rate Trend

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

Adobe CQ Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Adobe CQ
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe CQ within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Adobe CQ Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Adobe CQ
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Adobe CQ within the UK.

Adobe CQ Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Adobe CQ
Top 20 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 30 January 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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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
England +54 206 £450 +15.38% 23
London +56 153 £450 +12.50% 21
South East +3 33 £378 +12.68%
City of London +26 27 £425 +6.25% 6
Buckinghamshire +4 18 £320 +34.73%
Milton Keynes -1 15 £320 +34.73%
Berkshire +6 10 £445 +39.06%
Scotland -14 3 £425 +6.25% 1
Surrey -7 2 £467 +9.88%
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Watford - 2 - -
East of England - 2 - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - -
Edinburgh - - - - 1
Oxford - - - -
Reading - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -

Adobe CQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 231 (64.89%) Adobe
2 224 (62.92%) Java
3 119 (33.43%) JavaScript
3 119 (33.43%) HTML
4 108 (30.34%) CSS
5 105 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
6 94 (26.40%) CMS
7 84 (23.60%) HTML5
8 72 (20.22%) J2EE
9 67 (18.82%) Content Management
10 66 (18.54%) CSS3
11 58 (16.29%) E-Commerce
12 57 (16.01%) TDD
13 54 (15.17%) Spring
14 50 (14.04%) Scrum
14 50 (14.04%) jQuery
15 47 (13.20%) Linux
16 46 (12.92%) JSP
17 43 (12.08%) Continuous Integration
18 40 (11.24%) Finance
19 39 (10.96%) XML
20 36 (10.11%) Marketing
21 34 (9.55%) Web Services
22 31 (8.71%) Apache Sling
22 31 (8.71%) Servlets
22 31 (8.71%) JUnit
22 31 (8.71%) Degree
22 31 (8.71%) Subversion
23 29 (8.15%) Hibernate
24 28 (7.87%) Apache

Adobe CQ
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 94 (26.40%) CMS
2 28 (7.87%) Apache
3 24 (6.74%) WebSphere
4 21 (5.90%) Tomcat
5 20 (5.62%) Apache Solr
6 19 (5.34%) WebSphere Application Server
7 12 (3.37%) IBM HTTP Server
8 11 (3.09%) WebLogic
8 11 (3.09%) IIS
9 10 (2.81%) Node.js
9 10 (2.81%) SAS
10 9 (2.53%) SharePoint
10 9 (2.53%) Sitecore CMS
11 7 (1.97%) Umbraco
12 5 (1.40%) WebLogic Portal
12 5 (1.40%) GlassFish
13 4 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (1.12%) Drupal
13 4 (1.12%) Mule
13 4 (1.12%) Joomla!
Applications
1 11 (3.09%) Photoshop
2 9 (2.53%) Shockwave
3 3 (0.84%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.84%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.28%) MS Office
4 1 (0.28%) InDesign
4 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (3.37%) SiteCatalyst
2 8 (2.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (1.97%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.56%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.28%) GitHub
1 1 (0.28%) PaaS
1 1 (0.28%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.74%) HTTP
2 16 (4.49%) DNS
3 12 (3.37%) SSL
4 8 (2.25%) Internet
5 5 (1.40%) Intranet
6 1 (0.28%) SMS
6 1 (0.28%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.06%) Jackrabbit
2 14 (3.93%) MySQL
3 13 (3.65%) NoSQL
4 10 (2.81%) MongoDB
4 10 (2.81%) SQL Server
5 7 (1.97%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.40%) RDBMS
6 5 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (1.40%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (0.84%) DB2
9 2 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.28%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 31 (8.71%) JUnit
1 31 (8.71%) Subversion
2 28 (7.87%) Git (software)
3 27 (7.58%) Mockito
4 26 (7.30%) Maven
5 19 (5.34%) Selenium
6 14 (3.93%) TeamCity
7 13 (3.65%) Grunt
8 12 (3.37%) Hudson
8 12 (3.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 12 (3.37%) Introscope
9 10 (2.81%) Ant
10 9 (2.53%) JBehave
10 9 (2.53%) WebDriver
10 9 (2.53%) Cucumber
11 5 (1.40%) Eclipse
11 5 (1.40%) Jasmine
12 4 (1.12%) Jenkins
12 4 (1.12%) Oracle APEX
13 3 (0.84%) WatiN
General
1 40 (11.24%) Finance
2 36 (10.11%) Marketing
3 20 (5.62%) Retail
4 18 (5.06%) Banking
5 17 (4.78%) Automotive
6 13 (3.65%) Publishing
7 11 (3.09%) Games
8 8 (2.25%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.40%) Legal
9 5 (1.40%) Interactive Media
10 3 (0.84%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.84%) Advertising
10 3 (0.84%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.56%) Arabic Language
11 2 (0.56%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.28%) Front Office
12 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.28%) French Language
12 1 (0.28%) German Language
Job Titles
1 202 (56.74%) Developer
2 68 (19.10%) Java Developer
3 59 (16.57%) Architect
4 33 (9.27%) Front-End Developer
5 30 (8.43%) Web Developer
6 27 (7.58%) Technical Architect
6 27 (7.58%) Analyst
7 23 (6.46%) Business Analyst
8 16 (4.49%) Senior Developer
9 12 (3.37%) Consultant
10 10 (2.81%) Front-End Web Developer
10 10 (2.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (2.81%) Administrator
11 9 (2.53%) Project Manager
11 9 (2.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 8 (2.25%) Designer
12 8 (2.25%) UI Developer
12 8 (2.25%) WebSphere Engineer
12 8 (2.25%) JavaScript Developer
13 7 (1.97%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (33.43%) HTML
2 108 (30.34%) CSS
3 84 (23.60%) HTML5
4 72 (20.22%) J2EE
5 66 (18.54%) CSS3
6 54 (15.17%) Spring
7 50 (14.04%) jQuery
8 46 (12.92%) JSP
9 39 (10.96%) XML
10 34 (9.55%) Web Services
11 31 (8.71%) Apache Sling
11 31 (8.71%) Servlets
12 29 (8.15%) Hibernate
13 24 (6.74%) RESTful
13 24 (6.74%) SOAP
14 22 (6.18%) Ajax
14 22 (6.18%) Spring MVC
14 22 (6.18%) Sass
15 20 (5.62%) Middleware
16 19 (5.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (3.37%) W3C
2 11 (3.09%) Clustering
2 11 (3.09%) User Experience
3 9 (2.53%) Flash Games
4 8 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.40%) PKI
5 5 (1.40%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.40%) Open Source
5 5 (1.40%) iPad
5 5 (1.40%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.12%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.12%) Hedge funds
6 4 (1.12%) DataPower
6 4 (1.12%) Taxonomies
7 3 (0.84%) Wiki
7 3 (0.84%) Digital Media
7 3 (0.84%) Social Media
7 3 (0.84%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.56%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.56%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 47 (13.20%) Linux
2 19 (5.34%) UNIX
3 12 (3.37%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 9 (2.53%) Windows
5 5 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.56%) Solaris
7 1 (0.28%) HPUX
7 1 (0.28%) Android
7 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (18.82%) Content Management
3 58 (16.29%) E-Commerce
4 57 (16.01%) TDD
5 50 (14.04%) Scrum
6 43 (12.08%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (7.87%) SOA
7 28 (7.87%) Analytics
8 27 (7.58%) MVC
9 26 (7.30%) Web Development
10 25 (7.02%) Digital Marketing
11 22 (6.18%) CRM
12 20 (5.62%) BDD
13 18 (5.06%) Web Design
13 18 (5.06%) Kalman Filter
14 17 (4.78%) Responsive Web Design
15 16 (4.49%) OO
15 16 (4.49%) SEO
16 15 (4.21%) Configuration Management
16 15 (4.21%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 224 (62.92%) Java
2 119 (33.43%) JavaScript
3 20 (5.62%) SQL
4 16 (4.49%) Jython
5 15 (4.21%) Shell Script
6 14 (3.93%) Perl
7 13 (3.65%) Python
8 11 (3.09%) C#
9 4 (1.12%) Groovy
9 4 (1.12%) PHP
9 4 (1.12%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.56%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.56%) Scala
10 2 (0.56%) Ruby
10 2 (0.56%) XPath
10 2 (0.56%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.28%) C
11 1 (0.28%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 31 (8.71%) Degree
2 3 (0.84%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.56%) WCAG
1 2 (0.56%) WAI
2 1 (0.28%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (3.09%) Puppet
2 5 (1.40%) CA SiteMinder
2 5 (1.40%) OpenSSO
3 2 (0.56%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.56%) Nagios
4 1 (0.28%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 231 (64.89%) Adobe
2 20 (5.62%) hybris
3 18 (5.06%) Oracle
4 16 (4.49%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (4.21%) IBM
6 12 (3.37%) AppDynamics
6 12 (3.37%) SAP
7 11 (3.09%) ATG
8 9 (2.53%) Red Hat
8 9 (2.53%) Sitecore
9 8 (2.25%) Google
9 8 (2.25%) FatWire
10 6 (1.69%) Microsoft
11 5 (1.40%) BEA
11 5 (1.40%) Endeca
12 2 (0.56%) Twitter
12 2 (0.56%) EPiServer
12 2 (0.56%) Interwoven
13 1 (0.28%) Sun
13 1 (0.28%) Cognizant
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