The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Adobe Experience Manager skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Adobe Experience Manager over the 3 months to 24 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.

Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) formerly Adobe CQ, Communiqué CQ5, Day CQ
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 145 189
Rank change year-on-year -8 +44  
Contract jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager 13 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.40% 0.59% 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.58% 3.54% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 13
Median daily rate £481 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.31% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £413 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £625 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -17.22% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -14.00% -39.75%  

Adobe Experience Manager is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 503 565 998
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 15.40% 16.70% 17.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 439 746
Median daily rate £493 £438 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.57% +6.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 26
Median hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +71.42% +2.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £122.50 £22.00 £34.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

Adobe Experience Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Adobe Experience Manager as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe Experience Manager in the City of London

Adobe Experience Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe Experience Manager in the City of London

Adobe Experience Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager in the City of London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Adobe Experience Manager in the City of London

Adobe Experience Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe Experience Manager in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager 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 City of London region with a requirement for Adobe Experience Manager.

1 21 (58.33%) Adobe
2 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (41.67%) Java
4 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 12 (33.33%) CMS
4 12 (33.33%) Content Management
5 11 (30.56%) Marketing
6 10 (27.78%) XML
7 9 (25.00%) CSS
8 8 (22.22%) jQuery
9 6 (16.67%) RESTful
9 6 (16.67%) Apache Felix
10 5 (13.89%) Front End Development
10 5 (13.89%) Apache
10 5 (13.89%) HTML
11 4 (11.11%) Scrum
11 4 (11.11%) Migration
11 4 (11.11%) HTML5
11 4 (11.11%) Adobe Analytics
12 3 (8.33%) CSS3
12 3 (8.33%) Advertising
12 3 (8.33%) Ajax
12 3 (8.33%) OOP
12 3 (8.33%) XHTML
12 3 (8.33%) OO
13 2 (5.56%) SVG
13 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
13 2 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (5.56%) JSP
13 2 (5.56%) .NET

Adobe Experience Manager
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (33.33%) CMS
2 5 (13.89%) Apache
3 1 (2.78%) Drupal
3 1 (2.78%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Eloqua
1 1 (2.78%) SessionCam
1 1 (2.78%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (2.78%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Big Data
1 1 (2.78%) Jackrabbit
1 1 (2.78%) Mixpanel
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Appium
1 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.78%) JUnit
1 1 (2.78%) Maven
1 1 (2.78%) Mockito
1 1 (2.78%) Selenium
1 1 (2.78%) Subversion
1 1 (2.78%) TestNG
1 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (30.56%) Marketing
2 3 (8.33%) Advertising
3 1 (2.78%) Automotive
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) Developer
2 6 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (8.33%) Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Technical Leader
5 2 (5.56%) Lead Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Automation Tester
6 1 (2.78%) Change Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Digital Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Digital Business Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Junior Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Junior Technical Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Junior Technical Support
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Automation Tester
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Tester
6 1 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) XML
2 9 (25.00%) CSS
3 8 (22.22%) jQuery
4 6 (16.67%) Apache Felix
4 6 (16.67%) RESTful
5 5 (13.89%) HTML
6 4 (11.11%) HTML5
7 3 (8.33%) Ajax
7 3 (8.33%) CSS3
7 3 (8.33%) XHTML
8 2 (5.56%) .NET
8 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
8 2 (5.56%) HTML5 Canvas
8 2 (5.56%) JSP
8 2 (5.56%) JSTL
8 2 (5.56%) SVG
9 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.78%) Flash
9 1 (2.78%) J2EE
9 1 (2.78%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.78%) Social Media
1 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (33.33%) Content Management
3 5 (13.89%) Front End Development
4 4 (11.11%) Migration
4 4 (11.11%) Scrum
5 3 (8.33%) OO
5 3 (8.33%) OOP
6 2 (5.56%) Analytics
6 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Content Management
6 2 (5.56%) SEO
6 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.78%) Coaching
7 1 (2.78%) Cognitive Computing
7 1 (2.78%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (2.78%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.78%) Marketing Automation
7 1 (2.78%) Microservices
7 1 (2.78%) Open Source
7 1 (2.78%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) Java
2 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.78%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) SQL
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) Adobe
2 2 (5.56%) Marketo
2 2 (5.56%) Perforce
2 2 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (5.56%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.78%) AppDynamics
3 1 (2.78%) Google
3 1 (2.78%) Hootsuite
3 1 (2.78%) Optimizely
3 1 (2.78%) Pardot
3 1 (2.78%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) Splunk