Period
to 22 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 January 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 124 114
Rank change year-on-year +12 -10 +10
Contract jobs citing Adobe 66 38 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.62% 0.97% 1.32%
As % of the Vendors category 3.27% 1.93% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 20 43
Berkshire median daily rate £320 £300 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -53.85% +116.67%
10th Percentile £267 £168 £200
90th Percentile £426 £397 £700
South East median daily rate £300 £300 £375
% change year-on-year - -20.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.25 £30.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.50% +3.45% -10.08%
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £30.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year -50.00% +64.38% -17.05%

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 Berkshire.

All Vendors
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,020 1,965 2,420
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.70% 49.94% 49.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,051 1,021 1,218
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £225
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £392
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.98% +4.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 118 143
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.23% -27.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £12.00 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £39.75 £49.13 £54.74
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.43 £19.50
% change year-on-year +13.43% -20.86% +21.84%

Adobe
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Adobe in Berkshire

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe in Berkshire

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Adobe in Berkshire

Adobe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe in Berkshire

Adobe
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Maidenhead +16 18 £300 -25.00% 2
Reading 0 12 £300 +20.00% 5
Bracknell -7 6 £500 - 3
Newbury - 5 £338 - 4
Slough +3 1 - -
Adobe
South East

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

1 27 (40.91%) HTML
2 23 (34.85%) JavaScript
3 20 (30.30%) CSS
3 20 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (25.76%) Photoshop
4 17 (25.76%) React
5 16 (24.24%) Git (software)
6 15 (22.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 15 (22.73%) User Experience
7 14 (21.21%) jQuery
7 14 (21.21%) Microsoft Excel
8 13 (19.70%) Content Management
8 13 (19.70%) Marketing
9 12 (18.18%) E-Commerce
9 12 (18.18%) Front End Development
9 12 (18.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 11 (16.67%) REST
10 11 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
10 11 (16.67%) e-Learning
10 11 (16.67%) Adobe Captivate
10 11 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 11 (16.67%) Learning Management System
11 10 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (15.15%) Spring
11 10 (15.15%) JIRA
11 10 (15.15%) Retail
11 10 (15.15%) Java
11 10 (15.15%) CSS3
11 10 (15.15%) Node.js
11 10 (15.15%) Sass

Adobe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 12 (18.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 10 (15.15%) Apache Solr
2 10 (15.15%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (9.09%) Confluence
4 4 (6.06%) CMS
4 4 (6.06%) WordPress
5 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (25.76%) Photoshop
2 15 (22.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 14 (21.21%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (16.67%) Adobe Captivate
4 11 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (13.64%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (6.06%) InDesign
8 3 (4.55%) InVision
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Magento
2 3 (4.55%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 6 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (9.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 6 (9.09%) Amazon S3
1 6 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
1 6 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
1 6 (9.09%) CloudFront
1 6 (9.09%) Serverless
2 5 (7.58%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.52%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) BGP
1 2 (3.03%) OSPF
1 2 (3.03%) RIP
1 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (6.06%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.52%) MySQL
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (24.24%) Git (software)
2 10 (15.15%) Jenkins
2 10 (15.15%) JIRA
3 8 (12.12%) Axure RP
4 6 (9.09%) Checkstyle
4 6 (9.09%) Eclipse
4 6 (9.09%) Gradle
4 6 (9.09%) IntelliJ
4 6 (9.09%) JUnit
4 6 (9.09%) Maven
4 6 (9.09%) Mercurial
4 6 (9.09%) SonarQube
5 5 (7.58%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (6.06%) Bitbucket
6 4 (6.06%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (3.03%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.52%) Oracle APEX
General
1 13 (19.70%) Marketing
2 10 (15.15%) Retail
3 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.55%) German Language
4 3 (4.55%) Italian Language
4 3 (4.55%) Japanese Language
4 3 (4.55%) Korean Language
4 3 (4.55%) Publishing
4 3 (4.55%) Russian Language
5 2 (3.03%) Games
6 1 (1.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (56.06%) Developer
2 13 (19.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (15.15%) React Developer
4 8 (12.12%) Designer
4 8 (12.12%) Senior Developer
5 7 (10.61%) Java Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Senior React Developer
7 5 (7.58%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (7.58%) UX Designer
8 4 (6.06%) HTML CSS Developer
8 4 (6.06%) HTML Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Marketing Manager
8 4 (6.06%) UI Designer
8 4 (6.06%) UI/UX Designer
9 3 (4.55%) Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Digital Marketing Manager
9 3 (4.55%) Magento Developer
10 2 (3.03%) Testing Analyst
10 2 (3.03%) Web Producer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (40.91%) HTML
2 20 (30.30%) CSS
3 17 (25.76%) React
4 14 (21.21%) jQuery
5 11 (16.67%) REST
6 10 (15.15%) CSS3
6 10 (15.15%) HTML5
6 10 (15.15%) Node.js
6 10 (15.15%) Sass
6 10 (15.15%) Spring
7 7 (10.61%) Web Services
8 6 (9.09%) AngularJS
8 6 (9.09%) JSF
8 6 (9.09%) Spring MVC
8 6 (9.09%) Struts
9 5 (7.58%) SOAP
10 4 (6.06%) Hibernate
10 4 (6.06%) Java EE
10 4 (6.06%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.73%) User Experience
2 11 (16.67%) e-Learning
2 11 (16.67%) Learning Management System
3 4 (6.06%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (4.55%) Social Media
4 3 (4.55%) W3C
5 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.03%) Digital TV
5 2 (3.03%) Marketing Technology
5 2 (3.03%) MPEG
5 2 (3.03%) STB
5 2 (3.03%) Video on Demand
5 2 (3.03%) Video\Live Streaming
6 1 (1.52%) Animation
6 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.52%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.52%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (19.70%) Content Management
3 12 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 12 (18.18%) Front End Development
4 10 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (13.64%) Analytics
6 8 (12.12%) Scrum
7 6 (9.09%) BDD
7 6 (9.09%) DevOps
7 6 (9.09%) Kanban
7 6 (9.09%) Microservices
7 6 (9.09%) MVC
7 6 (9.09%) Pair Programming
7 6 (9.09%) SOA
7 6 (9.09%) TDD
7 6 (9.09%) Test Scripting
7 6 (9.09%) Unit Testing
7 6 (9.09%) User Stories
8 5 (7.58%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (7.58%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (34.85%) JavaScript
2 10 (15.15%) Java
3 4 (6.06%) PHP
3 4 (6.06%) SQL
4 1 (1.52%) Apex Code
4 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.52%) SOQL
4 1 (1.52%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.55%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (7.58%) Oracle
2 4 (6.06%) Google
3 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.03%) Apple
4 2 (3.03%) FatWire
4 2 (3.03%) Informatica
4 2 (3.03%) Tektronix
5 1 (1.52%) Capita
5 1 (1.52%) Tealium