Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 138 142
Rank change year-on-year -7 +4 +19
Contract jobs citing Adobe 113 95 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.59% 1.55% 1.29%
As % of the Vendors category 4.17% 3.67% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 64 73
City of London median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +20.00% +11.28%
10th Percentile £306 £307 £207
90th Percentile £519 £625 £538
Central London median daily rate £438 £425 £419
% change year-on-year +2.94% +1.49% +19.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
City of London median hourly rate £28.50 £54.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.46% - -
Central London median hourly rate £23.00 £54.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year -57.60% +201.36% +1.41%

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 2,708 2,591 2,649
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.15% 42.32% 39.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,083 1,935 2,003
City of London median daily rate £475 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £278 £294 £255
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 44 36
City of London median hourly rate £18.00 £21.13 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.79% +9.74% +7.75%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.83 £11.50
90th Percentile £31.00 £55.00 £30.00
Central London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year +7.89% -1.30% +8.40%

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 20 February 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

Adobe
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the City of London region over the 6 months to 20 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge - 2 - -
Adobe
Central London

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 50 (44.25%) User Experience
2 39 (34.51%) HTML
3 37 (32.74%) CSS
3 37 (32.74%) Finance
4 35 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (30.09%) JavaScript
6 25 (22.12%) Mobile App
7 24 (21.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 24 (21.24%) Photoshop
8 23 (20.35%) Adobe Illustrator
9 21 (18.58%) Axure RP
9 21 (18.58%) Wireframes
10 19 (16.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 19 (16.81%) Analytics
11 18 (15.93%) Adobe Analytics
12 16 (14.16%) Prototyping
12 16 (14.16%) InVision
13 15 (13.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 14 (12.39%) AngularJS
14 14 (12.39%) Front End Development
14 14 (12.39%) Web Design
15 13 (11.50%) E-Commerce
15 13 (11.50%) Typography
16 12 (10.62%) Responsive Web Design
16 12 (10.62%) Java
16 12 (10.62%) Google
16 12 (10.62%) Google Analytics
17 11 (9.73%) Marketing
17 11 (9.73%) UX Design
17 11 (9.73%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 19 (16.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 7 (6.19%) CMS
3 5 (4.42%) SAS
4 3 (2.65%) Confluence
5 2 (1.77%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.88%) Apache
6 1 (0.88%) Kentico
6 1 (0.88%) Moodle
Applications
1 24 (21.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 24 (21.24%) Photoshop
2 23 (20.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 16 (14.16%) InVision
4 10 (8.85%) OmniGraffle
5 9 (7.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 7 (6.19%) Flinto
6 7 (6.19%) Microsoft Excel
7 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (3.54%) SPSS
8 4 (3.54%) UXPin
9 2 (1.77%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.88%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.88%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.88%) InDesign
10 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (1.77%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.88%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (0.88%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.88%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.93%) Adobe Analytics
2 15 (13.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 12 (10.62%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.88%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.88%) Datadog
4 1 (0.88%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (0.88%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
1 1 (0.88%) OLAP
1 1 (0.88%) OLAP Cube
1 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (18.58%) Axure RP
2 9 (7.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 9 (7.96%) Jasmine
2 9 (7.96%) Selenium
3 8 (7.08%) JIRA
4 6 (5.31%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.54%) Mockito
6 3 (2.65%) Bitbucket
6 3 (2.65%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.65%) Maven
6 3 (2.65%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.88%) QUnit
7 1 (0.88%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 37 (32.74%) Finance
2 11 (9.73%) Marketing
3 9 (7.96%) Retail
4 8 (7.08%) Banking
5 4 (3.54%) Advertising
6 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.77%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Games
7 1 (0.88%) Law
7 1 (0.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (33.63%) Designer
2 31 (27.43%) Developer
3 20 (17.70%) UX Designer
4 12 (10.62%) Analyst
4 12 (10.62%) UI Designer
5 9 (7.96%) Angular Developer
5 9 (7.96%) UI/UX Designer
6 8 (7.08%) Digital Designer
7 7 (6.19%) Mobile Designer
7 7 (6.19%) Mobile UX Designer
7 7 (6.19%) UI Developer
7 7 (6.19%) Web Designer
8 6 (5.31%) Data Analyst
8 6 (5.31%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (5.31%) Web Analyst
9 5 (4.42%) Consultant
9 5 (4.42%) Graphic Designer
9 5 (4.42%) HTML Developer
9 5 (4.42%) Junior
9 5 (4.42%) Senior Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (34.51%) HTML
2 37 (32.74%) CSS
3 14 (12.39%) AngularJS
4 11 (9.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 10 (8.85%) HTML5
6 9 (7.96%) CSS3
7 7 (6.19%) Web Services
8 5 (4.42%) .NET
8 5 (4.42%) J2EE
8 5 (4.42%) JSR 170
8 5 (4.42%) React
8 5 (4.42%) REST
9 4 (3.54%) jQuery
9 4 (3.54%) PowerMock
9 4 (3.54%) XML
10 3 (2.65%) Node.js
10 3 (2.65%) OSGi
10 3 (2.65%) Sass
11 2 (1.77%) Angular 2
11 2 (1.77%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 50 (44.25%) User Experience
2 25 (22.12%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.42%) Animation
3 5 (4.42%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.54%) Social Media
5 3 (2.65%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.77%) Fintech
6 2 (1.77%) Life Science
6 2 (1.77%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.88%) Digital Wallet
7 1 (0.88%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.88%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.88%) Mobile Wallet
7 1 (0.88%) Motion Graphics
7 1 (0.88%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.08%) Windows
2 4 (3.54%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.88%) Android
3 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.88%) Linux
3 1 (0.88%) Mac OS
3 1 (0.88%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (18.58%) Wireframes
3 19 (16.81%) Analytics
4 16 (14.16%) Prototyping
5 14 (12.39%) Front End Development
5 14 (12.39%) Web Design
6 13 (11.50%) E-Commerce
6 13 (11.50%) Typography
7 12 (10.62%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (9.73%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
8 11 (9.73%) UX Design
9 10 (8.85%) Collaborative Working
9 10 (8.85%) Web Analytics
10 9 (7.96%) MVC
10 9 (7.96%) MVVM
11 7 (6.19%) Mobile First
11 7 (6.19%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (6.19%) Tag Management
12 6 (5.31%) Digital Analytics
12 6 (5.31%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (30.09%) JavaScript
2 12 (10.62%) Java
3 10 (8.85%) SQL
4 4 (3.54%) Python
4 4 (3.54%) R
4 4 (3.54%) TypeScript
5 3 (2.65%) C#
6 2 (1.77%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.88%) PHP
7 1 (0.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (4.42%) Degree
2 4 (3.54%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (3.54%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.88%) CIPD
3 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) RHCE
3 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.31%) QA
2 3 (2.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.77%) XenApp
2 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.88%) Docker
2 1 (0.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (2.65%) SCCM
1 3 (2.65%) WSUS
2 1 (0.88%) Ansible
2 1 (0.88%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.88%) Puppet
2 1 (0.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (10.62%) Google
2 6 (5.31%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.65%) Atlassian
3 3 (2.65%) Coverity
3 3 (2.65%) Qualys
4 2 (1.77%) Citrix
4 2 (1.77%) PayPal
4 2 (1.77%) TOWER Software
5 1 (0.88%) ClickTale
5 1 (0.88%) Crimson Hexagon
5 1 (0.88%) Ensighten
5 1 (0.88%) IBM
5 1 (0.88%) Omniture
5 1 (0.88%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (0.88%) Perforce
5 1 (0.88%) Saba
5 1 (0.88%) Tealium
5 1 (0.88%) Teradata
5 1 (0.88%) Twitter
5 1 (0.88%) Workday