Period
to 12 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 12 November 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 154 170
Rank change year-on-year 0 +16 -6
Contract jobs citing Adobe 106 93 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.52% 1.32% 1.14%
As % of the Vendors category 3.99% 3.45% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 61 57
City of London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £129 £223 £263
90th Percentile £588 £555 £634
Central London median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
City of London median hourly rate - £28.50 £44.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -36.13% +346.23%
Central London median hourly rate - £28.50 £44.62
% change year-on-year - -36.13% +218.73%

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 the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,656 2,693 2,848
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.17% 38.35% 42.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,995 2,019 2,145
City of London median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £225 £272 £275
90th Percentile £650 £675 £631
Central London median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 59 45
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -10.53% +8.57%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.15 £11.25
90th Percentile £25.68 £30.75 £52.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.86% -

Adobe
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Adobe as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe in the City of London

Adobe
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 in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe in the City of London

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe in the City of London over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Adobe in the City of London

Adobe
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 in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 33 (31.13%) User Experience
2 24 (22.64%) JavaScript
2 24 (22.64%) Finance
3 21 (19.81%) Analytics
4 20 (18.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 20 (18.87%) HTML
4 20 (18.87%) Windows
5 19 (17.92%) Photoshop
5 19 (17.92%) CSS
5 19 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (17.92%) Marketing
6 17 (16.04%) Windows 7
6 17 (16.04%) Microsoft Office
7 16 (15.09%) ITIL
7 16 (15.09%) LAN
7 16 (15.09%) WAN
7 16 (15.09%) Active Directory
7 16 (15.09%) Mac OS X
7 16 (15.09%) SCCM
7 16 (15.09%) Wireframes
8 15 (14.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 15 (14.15%) BitLocker
8 15 (14.15%) Smartphone
8 15 (14.15%) Change Management
8 15 (14.15%) ITSM
8 15 (14.15%) Adobe Illustrator
8 15 (14.15%) HP
8 15 (14.15%) E-Commerce
9 14 (13.21%) SEO
9 14 (13.21%) InVision

Adobe
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 20 (18.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 9 (8.49%) CMS
3 4 (3.77%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.83%) Alfresco
4 3 (2.83%) Confluence
4 3 (2.83%) Documentum
4 3 (2.83%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.83%) FileNet
4 3 (2.83%) OnBase
5 2 (1.89%) SAS
5 2 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.89%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.94%) Moodle
Applications
1 19 (17.92%) Photoshop
2 17 (16.04%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (14.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 15 (14.15%) Adobe Illustrator
4 14 (13.21%) InVision
5 8 (7.55%) InDesign
6 7 (6.60%) OmniGraffle
7 6 (5.66%) Acrobat
8 2 (1.89%) Adobe Premiere
8 2 (1.89%) Fireworks
8 2 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 1 (0.94%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.94%) Camtasia
9 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Excel
9 1 (0.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.94%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.94%) Magento
1 1 (0.94%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (0.94%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.32%) Adobe Analytics
2 11 (10.38%) Google Analytics
3 8 (7.55%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 5 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (2.83%) AdWords
5 3 (2.83%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.83%) GitHub
5 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.89%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (1.89%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.89%) Mimecast
6 2 (1.89%) Office 365
7 1 (0.94%) npm
7 1 (0.94%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.94%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.09%) LAN
1 16 (15.09%) WAN
2 5 (4.72%) Internet
3 2 (1.89%) Intranet
3 2 (1.89%) Skype
4 1 (0.94%) DHCP
4 1 (0.94%) DNS
4 1 (0.94%) H.323
4 1 (0.94%) VLAN
4 1 (0.94%) VoIP
4 1 (0.94%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.77%) MongoDB
1 4 (3.77%) SQL Server
1 4 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (2.83%) InfluxDB
2 3 (2.83%) MySQL
3 2 (1.89%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.94%) Big Data
4 1 (0.94%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.94%) MemSQL
4 1 (0.94%) Power BI
4 1 (0.94%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (7.55%) Axure RP
2 7 (6.60%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.60%) JIRA
3 4 (3.77%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.83%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (2.83%) Selenium
5 2 (1.89%) Artifactory
5 2 (1.89%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.89%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (1.89%) gulp
5 2 (1.89%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.94%) Appium
6 1 (0.94%) Applitools
6 1 (0.94%) Bower
6 1 (0.94%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.94%) Maven
6 1 (0.94%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.94%) Xcode
6 1 (0.94%) Zephyr
General
1 24 (22.64%) Finance
2 19 (17.92%) Marketing
3 10 (9.43%) Banking
4 3 (2.83%) Games
4 3 (2.83%) Publishing
5 2 (1.89%) Advertising
5 2 (1.89%) Law
5 2 (1.89%) Legal
6 1 (0.94%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 28 (26.42%) Designer
2 19 (17.92%) Developer
3 17 (16.04%) Desktop Support
4 16 (15.09%) Support Engineer
5 14 (13.21%) Desktop Engineer
5 14 (13.21%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 12 (11.32%) UX Designer
7 9 (8.49%) UI Designer
8 8 (7.55%) Analyst
9 7 (6.60%) Visual Designer
10 6 (5.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 6 (5.66%) Senior Developer
10 6 (5.66%) UI/UX Designer
11 5 (4.72%) Implementation Engineer
11 5 (4.72%) JavaScript Developer
11 5 (4.72%) JavaScript Engineer
11 5 (4.72%) React Developer
12 4 (3.77%) C# .NET Developer
12 4 (3.77%) Senior JavaScript Developer
12 4 (3.77%) Senior React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (18.87%) HTML
2 19 (17.92%) CSS
3 8 (7.55%) Web Services
4 7 (6.60%) HTML5
4 7 (6.60%) RESTful
5 6 (5.66%) AngularJS
5 6 (5.66%) CSS3
5 6 (5.66%) jQuery
6 5 (4.72%) .NET
6 5 (4.72%) ASP.NET
7 4 (3.77%) Ajax
7 4 (3.77%) OOCSS
7 4 (3.77%) Sass
7 4 (3.77%) Vue.js
7 4 (3.77%) WPF
7 4 (3.77%) XML
8 3 (2.83%) Elastic Stack
8 3 (2.83%) React
8 3 (2.83%) Sensu
8 3 (2.83%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 33 (31.13%) User Experience
2 15 (14.15%) Smartphone
3 6 (5.66%) Social Media
4 5 (4.72%) W3C
5 4 (3.77%) Fintech
5 4 (3.77%) Online Banking
6 3 (2.83%) Graphic Design
7 2 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.89%) iPad
7 2 (1.89%) iPhone
7 2 (1.89%) IVR
7 2 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.94%) Animation
8 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.94%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.94%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.94%) Tandem
8 1 (0.94%) Video Editing
8 1 (0.94%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.87%) Windows
2 17 (16.04%) Windows 7
3 16 (15.09%) Mac OS X
4 4 (3.77%) Android
4 4 (3.77%) Windows 10
5 3 (2.83%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.83%) Unix
6 1 (0.94%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (19.81%) Analytics
2 19 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (15.09%) ITIL
3 16 (15.09%) Wireframes
4 15 (14.15%) Change Management
4 15 (14.15%) E-Commerce
4 15 (14.15%) ITSM
5 14 (13.21%) SEO
6 10 (9.43%) Prototyping
6 10 (9.43%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 9 (8.49%) Content Management
7 9 (8.49%) Front End Development
7 9 (8.49%) Scrum
8 8 (7.55%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 7 (6.60%) Web Analytics
10 6 (5.66%) B2B
10 6 (5.66%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (5.66%) Project Management
11 5 (4.72%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (4.72%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 24 (22.64%) JavaScript
2 9 (8.49%) Java
3 8 (7.55%) SQL
4 5 (4.72%) C#
5 4 (3.77%) ES6
5 4 (3.77%) PowerShell
5 4 (3.77%) Python
5 4 (3.77%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.83%) Perl
6 3 (2.83%) Ruby
7 2 (1.89%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.94%) C
8 1 (0.94%) PHP
8 1 (0.94%) PHP 5
8 1 (0.94%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (10.38%) Degree
2 1 (0.94%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.94%) DBS Check
2 1 (0.94%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) WCAG
2 3 (2.83%) QA
2 3 (2.83%) SLA
3 1 (0.94%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.94%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.94%) WAI
System Software
1 16 (15.09%) Active Directory
2 15 (14.15%) BitLocker
3 1 (0.94%) Docker
3 1 (0.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (15.09%) SCCM
2 3 (2.83%) Kibana
2 3 (2.83%) logstash
2 3 (2.83%) Nagios
2 3 (2.83%) Pingdom
2 3 (2.83%) Puppet
2 3 (2.83%) Terraform
2 3 (2.83%) Uchiwa
2 3 (2.83%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (14.15%) HP
2 11 (10.38%) Google
3 5 (4.72%) hybris
3 5 (4.72%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.77%) Apple
4 4 (3.77%) IBM
5 3 (2.83%) Hyland
5 3 (2.83%) New Relic
5 3 (2.83%) OpenText
5 3 (2.83%) PagerDuty
5 3 (2.83%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.89%) Omniture
6 2 (1.89%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.94%) Facebook
7 1 (0.94%) Mitel
7 1 (0.94%) Tableau
7 1 (0.94%) Tandberg
7 1 (0.94%) Tealium
7 1 (0.94%) Twitter
7 1 (0.94%) VMware