Period
to 22 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Adobe over the 6 months to 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Adobe Systems, Inc.

Adobe
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 56 50
Rank change year-on-year +9 -6 +1
Contract jobs citing Adobe 13 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.15% 0.74% 0.90%
As % of the Vendors category 4.36% 1.58% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 1
Bedfordshire median daily rate £288 £423 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.95% +30.00% +94.03%
10th Percentile £263 £279 £313
90th Percentile £375 £500 £338
East of England median daily rate £350 £400 £325
% change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -1.41% -5.33% +212.50%

Adobe is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Bedfordshire.

All Vendors
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 298 316 357
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 49.17% 46.68% 53.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 198 244
Bedfordshire median daily rate £446 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.03%
10th Percentile £201 £296 £250
90th Percentile £576 £538 £604
East of England median daily rate £425 £402 £400
% change year-on-year +5.79% +0.44% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 14
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £16.58 £14.92 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.14% -39.10% -36.98%
10th Percentile £13.20 £9.03 £7.88
90th Percentile £36.25 £27.98 £47.63
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% -19.51%

Adobe
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Adobe as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe in Bedfordshire

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Adobe in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe in Bedfordshire

Adobe
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +4 11 £288 +15.00% 2
Adobe
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 6 (46.15%) HTML
1 6 (46.15%) CSS
1 6 (46.15%) Marketing
2 5 (38.46%) Retail
3 3 (23.08%) Altiris
3 3 (23.08%) VLAN
3 3 (23.08%) CMS
3 3 (23.08%) Degree
3 3 (23.08%) CMDB
3 3 (23.08%) Email Marketing
3 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (23.08%) Mac OS
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (23.08%) CRM
3 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
3 3 (23.08%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (23.08%) IBM
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 3 (23.08%) Apple
3 3 (23.08%) Symantec
3 3 (23.08%) MailChimp
3 3 (23.08%) CheetahMail
3 3 (23.08%) User Experience
3 3 (23.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (23.08%) Jamf Pro
3 3 (23.08%) Silverpop
3 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
3 3 (23.08%) HTML5
3 3 (23.08%) Social Media

Adobe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (15.38%) 3ds Max
2 2 (15.38%) Maya
2 2 (15.38%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 3 (23.08%) CheetahMail
1 3 (23.08%) MailChimp
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
1 3 (23.08%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) VLAN
2 2 (15.38%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (46.15%) Marketing
2 5 (38.46%) Retail
3 2 (15.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Designer
2 5 (38.46%) Email Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Games Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 3D Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Augmented Reality Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Unity 3D Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Virtual Reality Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) CSS
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) CSS3
2 3 (23.08%) HTML5
3 2 (15.38%) Adobe AIR
3 2 (15.38%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) CMDB
1 3 (23.08%) Social Media
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Creative Thinking
1 3 (23.08%) CRM
1 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
1 3 (23.08%) Email Marketing
1 3 (23.08%) Innovative Thinking
1 3 (23.08%) Software Distribution
2 2 (15.38%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) Decision-Making
2 2 (15.38%) Game Development
2 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
2 2 (15.38%) Physics
2 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
2 2 (15.38%) C
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) Lua
2 2 (15.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Altiris
1 3 (23.08%) Apple
1 3 (23.08%) IBM
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (23.08%) Symantec
2 2 (15.38%) Avaya