The table below looks at the statistics for Adobe CQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford 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 24 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Adobe CQ 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 2.90% 3.66% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.67% 10.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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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 - - -
Adobe CQ
Hertfordshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
24 29 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 17.39% 35.37% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 8
Average daily rate £250 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.39% +10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 £48.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.58% +231.03%
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 Watford

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

Adobe CQ Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Adobe CQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 7 (100.00%) Retail
1 7 (100.00%) Content Management
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) REST
2 5 (71.43%) XPath
2 5 (71.43%) JSON
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 5 (71.43%) Maven
2 5 (71.43%) XMLBeans
2 5 (71.43%) Ajax
2 5 (71.43%) Web 2.0
2 5 (71.43%) Subversion
2 5 (71.43%) IBM
2 5 (71.43%) Sun
2 5 (71.43%) Log4j
2 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
2 5 (71.43%) JMS
2 5 (71.43%) Eclipse

Adobe CQ
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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%) Tomcat
1 5 (71.43%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) HTTP
1 5 (71.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (42.86%) RDBMS
2 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Maven
1 5 (71.43%) Subversion
1 5 (71.43%) Log4j
1 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
1 5 (71.43%) Ant
1 5 (71.43%) JUnit
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 7 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) REST
2 5 (71.43%) JSON
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 5 (71.43%) XMLBeans
2 5 (71.43%) Ajax
2 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
2 5 (71.43%) JMS
2 5 (71.43%) XSLT
2 5 (71.43%) Struts
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) Servlets
2 5 (71.43%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Web 2.0
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
2 5 (71.43%) HPUX
2 5 (71.43%) Solaris
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 7 (100.00%) Content Management
2 5 (71.43%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) People Management
3 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) XPath
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Sun Certification
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 2 (28.57%) ISEB
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) IBM
2 5 (71.43%) Sun
2 5 (71.43%) Interwoven