Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 78 88
Rank change year-on-year -32 +10 +14
Contract jobs citing Adobe 19 40 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.89% 2.07% 1.12%
As % of the Vendors category 2.23% 5.03% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 32 15
Bristol median daily rate £390 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +23.08% +170.83%
10th Percentile £238 £308 £189
90th Percentile £543 £588 £438
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £325
% change year-on-year +6.25% +23.08% +44.44%
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 853 796 694
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 39.88% 41.12% 41.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 582 562 471
Bristol median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.74%
10th Percentile £273 £210 £219
90th Percentile £538 £538 £525
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 19 43
Bristol median hourly rate £41.50 £25.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.00% +19.05% +20.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.13 £12.70
90th Percentile £69.00 £49.75 £43.65
South West median hourly rate £41.50 £25.00 £23.14
% change year-on-year +66.00% +8.05% -15.09%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 7 (36.84%) Wireframes
2 6 (31.58%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) User Experience
3 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
3 5 (26.32%) InVision
3 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (26.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 5 (26.32%) HTML
3 5 (26.32%) Finance
3 5 (26.32%) Scrum
3 5 (26.32%) Banking
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 4 (21.05%) Maven
4 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
4 4 (21.05%) JSR 170
4 4 (21.05%) Workflow
4 4 (21.05%) Photoshop
4 4 (21.05%) CSS
4 4 (21.05%) OSGi
4 4 (21.05%) Mockito
4 4 (21.05%) SonarQube
5 3 (15.79%) PowerMock
5 3 (15.79%) BDD
5 3 (15.79%) Software Architecture
5 3 (15.79%) HTML5
5 3 (15.79%) Kanban
5 3 (15.79%) Content Management
5 3 (15.79%) Usability Testing

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 5 (26.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Apache
2 2 (10.53%) Moodle
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) JBoss
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) InVision
2 4 (21.05%) Photoshop
3 3 (15.79%) Adobe Captivate
3 3 (15.79%) InDesign
4 2 (10.53%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (5.26%) GIS
1 1 (5.26%) JasperReports
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
2 4 (21.05%) Maven
2 4 (21.05%) Mockito
2 4 (21.05%) SonarQube
3 2 (10.53%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.26%) Ant
4 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (5.26%) ClearQuest
4 1 (5.26%) CruiseControl
4 1 (5.26%) FishEye
4 1 (5.26%) Gradle
4 1 (5.26%) Grunt
4 1 (5.26%) Hudson
4 1 (5.26%) JIRA
4 1 (5.26%) JUnit
General
1 5 (26.32%) Banking
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Designer
2 7 (36.84%) Developer
3 6 (31.58%) UX Designer
4 4 (21.05%) Lead Designer
5 3 (15.79%) Lead UX Designer
5 3 (15.79%) UI Designer
6 2 (10.53%) Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) e-Learning Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Digital Designer
7 1 (5.26%) Functional Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Office 365 Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Software Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Software Licensing Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) UI/UX Designer
7 1 (5.26%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) HTML
2 4 (21.05%) CSS
2 4 (21.05%) JSR 170
2 4 (21.05%) OSGi
3 3 (15.79%) HTML5
3 3 (15.79%) PowerMock
4 2 (10.53%) HTML5 Canvas
4 2 (10.53%) jQuery
4 2 (10.53%) JSON
4 2 (10.53%) REST
4 2 (10.53%) SOAP
4 2 (10.53%) Web Services
5 1 (5.26%) AWT
5 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.26%) JMS
5 1 (5.26%) LAMP
5 1 (5.26%) LDAP
5 1 (5.26%) Middleware
5 1 (5.26%) Swing
5 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) User Experience
2 3 (15.79%) e-Learning
3 2 (10.53%) Graphic Design
3 2 (10.53%) SCORM
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Podcast
4 1 (5.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Wireframes
2 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (26.32%) Scrum
2 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
3 4 (21.05%) TDD
3 4 (21.05%) Workflow
4 3 (15.79%) BDD
4 3 (15.79%) Content Management
4 3 (15.79%) Kanban
4 3 (15.79%) Software Architecture
4 3 (15.79%) Usability Testing
4 3 (15.79%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
5 2 (10.53%) Coaching
5 2 (10.53%) Decision-Making
5 2 (10.53%) DevOps
5 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) Psychology
6 1 (5.26%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) Java 8
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Ansible
1 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
1 1 (5.26%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (5.26%) TeamSite
1 1 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Coverity
1 2 (10.53%) hybris
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.26%) Google
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) WooCommerce