Period
to 17 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 17 October 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 86 92
Rank change year-on-year -12 +6 +7
Contract jobs citing Adobe 24 26 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.16% 1.37% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 3.08% 3.29% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 11
Bristol median daily rate £400 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.52% +22.73% +175.00%
10th Percentile £160 £271 £165
90th Percentile £525 £549 £475
South West median daily rate £413 £325 £275
% change year-on-year +26.92% +18.18% +32.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 Bristol.

All Vendors
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 780 791 668
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 37.57% 41.65% 38.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 542 441
Bristol median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% -0.68%
10th Percentile £236 £213 £205
90th Percentile £525 £538 £500
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 17 40
Bristol median hourly rate £37.78 £25.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.10% +6.38% +24.27%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.88 £11.18
90th Percentile £69.88 £52.00 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% +42.22% +7.14%

Adobe
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Adobe in Bristol

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe in Bristol

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe in Bristol over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Adobe in Bristol

Adobe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 10 (41.67%) User Experience
2 8 (33.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) InVision
3 7 (29.17%) Java
4 6 (25.00%) HTML
4 6 (25.00%) Scrum
4 6 (25.00%) Wireframes
4 6 (25.00%) Prototyping
4 6 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (20.83%) OSGi
5 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
5 5 (20.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.83%) Maven
5 5 (20.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (20.83%) JSR 170
5 5 (20.83%) CSS
5 5 (20.83%) Marvel
6 4 (16.67%) Photoshop
6 4 (16.67%) Content Management
6 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 4 (16.67%) TDD
6 4 (16.67%) SonarQube
6 4 (16.67%) Mockito
7 3 (12.50%) BDD
7 3 (12.50%) Usability Testing
7 3 (12.50%) hybris
7 3 (12.50%) Software Architecture

Adobe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 8 (33.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Marvel
3 2 (8.33%) Apache
3 2 (8.33%) CMS
3 2 (8.33%) Moodle
4 1 (4.17%) JBoss
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) InVision
2 5 (20.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (16.67%) Photoshop
4 3 (12.50%) Adobe Captivate
4 3 (12.50%) InDesign
5 2 (8.33%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (4.17%) GIS
1 1 (4.17%) JasperReports
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
1 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
1 5 (20.83%) Maven
2 4 (16.67%) Mockito
2 4 (16.67%) SonarQube
3 2 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (8.33%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.17%) Ant
4 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.17%) ClearQuest
4 1 (4.17%) CruiseControl
4 1 (4.17%) FishEye
4 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.17%) Gradle
4 1 (4.17%) Grunt
4 1 (4.17%) Hudson
4 1 (4.17%) JIRA
4 1 (4.17%) JUnit
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Designer
2 10 (41.67%) UX Designer
3 8 (33.33%) Developer
4 2 (8.33%) e-Learning Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Lead Designer
4 2 (8.33%) Lead UX Designer
4 2 (8.33%) UI Designer
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Digital Designer
5 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) UI/UX Designer
5 1 (4.17%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) HTML
2 5 (20.83%) CSS
2 5 (20.83%) JSR 170
2 5 (20.83%) OSGi
3 3 (12.50%) HTML5
3 3 (12.50%) PowerMock
3 3 (12.50%) Web Services
4 2 (8.33%) Ajax
4 2 (8.33%) HTML5 Canvas
4 2 (8.33%) jQuery
4 2 (8.33%) JSON
4 2 (8.33%) REST
4 2 (8.33%) SOAP
5 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.17%) Apache CXF
5 1 (4.17%) Apache Flex
5 1 (4.17%) CSS3
5 1 (4.17%) GWT
5 1 (4.17%) JAX-RS
5 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) User Experience
2 3 (12.50%) e-Learning
3 2 (8.33%) Graphic Design
3 2 (8.33%) SCORM
4 1 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) Podcast
4 1 (4.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Prototyping
1 6 (25.00%) Scrum
1 6 (25.00%) Unit Testing
1 6 (25.00%) Wireframes
2 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (16.67%) Content Management
3 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (16.67%) TDD
4 3 (12.50%) BDD
4 3 (12.50%) Coaching
4 3 (12.50%) Kanban
4 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (12.50%) Software Architecture
4 3 (12.50%) Usability Testing
5 2 (8.33%) DevOps
5 2 (8.33%) OO
5 2 (8.33%) Psychology
5 2 (8.33%) Web Development
5 2 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) Java 8
3 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) TeamSite
2 1 (4.17%) Ansible
2 1 (4.17%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.17%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (4.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) hybris
2 2 (8.33%) Coverity
3 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.17%) Google
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) WooCommerce