The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 3 months to 26 June 2017 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 / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 71 76
Rank change year-on-year -17 +5  
Contract jobs citing Adobe 3 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.29% 0.32% 1.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% 0.68% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 10
Median daily rate £260 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £375 £300
% change year-on-year -12.00% +25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £57.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +310.71%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.25 £21.25 £13.00
% change year-on-year -14.11% +63.46%  

Adobe is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 488 440 547
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 47.29% 46.86% 44.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 212 241
Median daily rate £390 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 28
Median hourly rate £12.50 £10.12 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.54% -55.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.03 £8.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £15.13 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

Adobe
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing Adobe as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe in Buckinghamshire

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe in Buckinghamshire

Adobe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe in Buckinghamshire

Adobe
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -14 3 £260 - 3
Adobe
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 8 (53.33%) Android
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) Finance
3 6 (40.00%) Scrum
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 6 (40.00%) User Experience
3 6 (40.00%) Mobile App
4 5 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (33.33%) Front End Development
4 5 (33.33%) Degree
4 5 (33.33%) Web Development
4 5 (33.33%) Marketing
4 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (33.33%) HTML
4 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (33.33%) CSS
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (20.00%) Confluence
6 3 (20.00%) HTML5
6 3 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (20.00%) LiveCycle
6 3 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
6 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (20.00%) JIRA
6 3 (20.00%) Kanban
6 3 (20.00%) BPMN

Adobe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (20.00%) Confluence
1 3 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (20.00%) IIS
1 3 (20.00%) LiveCycle
1 3 (20.00%) SAS
1 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (13.33%) CMS
2 2 (13.33%) IBM Notes
2 2 (13.33%) Skype for Business
2 2 (13.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (20.00%) InVision
3 3 (20.00%) Photoshop
4 2 (13.33%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (13.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) LDAP
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) VPN
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) DB2
1 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (20.00%) JIRA
1 3 (20.00%) SonarQube
1 3 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (13.33%) Subversion
2 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Marketing
3 3 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Designer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Finance Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Finance Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (20.00%) Process Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Project Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Visual Designer
4 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Help Desk Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (6.67%) Instructional Designer
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Support
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) CSS
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (13.33%) .NET
3 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (13.33%) jQuery
3 2 (13.33%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (6.67%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Mobile App
1 6 (40.00%) User Experience
2 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (13.33%) Digital Media
3 2 (13.33%) e-Learning
3 2 (13.33%) iPad
3 2 (13.33%) iPhone
3 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (13.33%) Replication
4 1 (6.67%) Learning Management System
4 1 (6.67%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Android
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (20.00%) Linux
4 3 (20.00%) Unix
4 3 (20.00%) zOS
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (40.00%) Scrum
2 5 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 5 (33.33%) Web Development
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) BPMN
3 3 (20.00%) Change Management
3 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) ITSM
3 3 (20.00%) Kanban
3 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Service Management
3 3 (20.00%) UML
4 2 (13.33%) CRM
4 2 (13.33%) HOOD
4 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) APMG
2 3 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) ILOG
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Google
2 2 (13.33%) Lotus
2 2 (13.33%) SAP