The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 25 April 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
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 54 32
Rank change year-on-year +3 -22  
Contract jobs citing Adobe 3 7 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.56% 1.11% 5.04%
As % of the Vendors category 1.37% 2.63% 10.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 17
Median daily rate £419 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.84% +30.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £325 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £325 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £308 £306
% change year-on-year +13.63% +0.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 9
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +212.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £26.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year -38.36% +64.06%  

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 Cambridgeshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 219 266 364
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 41.01% 42.09% 49.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 147 177
Median daily rate £375 £381 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.63% +17.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £240 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £375
% change year-on-year +3.55% +3.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 24 38
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +45.83%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £9.95 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £50.75 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -14.31% +8.57%  

Adobe
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe in Cambridgeshire

Adobe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe in Cambridgeshire

Adobe
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 April 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
Cambridge 0 1 £413 +26.92%
Peterborough -2 1 - - 2
Adobe
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 31 (81.58%) HTML
1 31 (81.58%) JavaScript
1 31 (81.58%) .NET
2 23 (60.53%) ASP.NET
3 22 (57.89%) Web Services
3 22 (57.89%) J2EE
3 22 (57.89%) SOA
3 22 (57.89%) Hibernate
3 22 (57.89%) Spring
3 22 (57.89%) Apache Flex
4 21 (55.26%) OO
5 19 (50.00%) Information Security
5 19 (50.00%) Finance
6 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (26.32%) Banking
7 9 (23.68%) CSS
7 9 (23.68%) E-Commerce
7 9 (23.68%) WordPress
7 9 (23.68%) HTML5
7 9 (23.68%) CSS3
7 9 (23.68%) Presales
8 7 (18.42%) TDD
8 7 (18.42%) PHP
9 6 (15.79%) Java
10 5 (13.16%) TOGAF
10 5 (13.16%) jQuery
11 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
11 4 (10.53%) Front End Development
11 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Office

Adobe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 9 (23.68%) WordPress
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.63%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.63%) Marvel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.63%) Acrobat
2 1 (2.63%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (2.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.63%) InVision
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) VPN
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.26%) gulp
3 1 (2.63%) Axure RP
General
1 19 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (26.32%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Architect
2 12 (31.58%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (21.05%) Developer
4 7 (18.42%) HTML CSS Developer
4 7 (18.42%) HTML Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Payments Architect
5 5 (13.16%) Payments Solutions Architect
5 5 (13.16%) Web Architect
6 4 (10.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (10.53%) Java Architect
6 4 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Service Architect
7 3 (7.89%) J2EE Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Java Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Junior
7 3 (7.89%) Web Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) .NET Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (81.58%) .NET
1 31 (81.58%) HTML
2 23 (60.53%) ASP.NET
3 22 (57.89%) Apache Flex
3 22 (57.89%) Hibernate
3 22 (57.89%) J2EE
3 22 (57.89%) Spring
3 22 (57.89%) Web Services
4 9 (23.68%) CSS
4 9 (23.68%) CSS3
4 9 (23.68%) HTML5
5 5 (13.16%) jQuery
6 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (5.26%) Node.js
7 2 (5.26%) Sass
7 2 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (2.63%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.63%) e-Learning
2 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.63%) iPad
2 1 (2.63%) iPhone
2 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) SOA
2 21 (55.26%) OO
3 19 (50.00%) Information Security
4 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (23.68%) E-Commerce
5 9 (23.68%) Presales
6 7 (18.42%) TDD
7 5 (13.16%) TOGAF
8 4 (10.53%) Front End Development
9 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (5.26%) Project Management
10 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (5.26%) Web Development
11 1 (2.63%) Asset Management
11 1 (2.63%) Document Management
11 1 (2.63%) ITIL
11 1 (2.63%) ITSM
11 1 (2.63%) Service Management
11 1 (2.63%) Time Management
11 1 (2.63%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 31 (81.58%) JavaScript
2 7 (18.42%) PHP
3 6 (15.79%) Java
4 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) MCP
1 1 (2.63%) MCSE
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) Terminal Server
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) DameWare
1 1 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Citrix
2 2 (5.26%) Google
2 2 (5.26%) VMware
3 1 (2.63%) Intel Security
3 1 (2.63%) Kaspersky
3 1 (2.63%) Lotus
3 1 (2.63%) MobileIron
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) SAP
3 1 (2.63%) Symantec