Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 159 142
Rank change year-on-year +29 -17 +7
Contract jobs citing Adobe 134 71 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.94% 1.16% 1.31%
As % of the Vendors category 5.04% 2.91% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 40 76
City of London median daily rate £413 £488 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% +30.00% +11.28%
10th Percentile £225 £258 £213
90th Percentile £520 £625 £541
Central London median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £55.00 - -
Central London median hourly rate £36.25 - -

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 2,660 2,444 2,602
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.47% 39.91% 40.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,988 1,800 1,985
City of London median daily rate £475 £469 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% +4.17% +5.88%
10th Percentile £275 £281 £275
90th Percentile £650 £638 £638
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 30 32
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £15.82 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.42% -20.90% +11.59%
10th Percentile £11.81 £12.47 £11.03
90th Percentile £33.75 £30.75 £42.21
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £15.57 £20.50
% change year-on-year +28.45% -24.05% +14.38%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 - 1 - -
Adobe
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 60 (44.78%) User Experience
2 47 (35.07%) CSS
3 44 (32.84%) HTML
4 37 (27.61%) JavaScript
4 37 (27.61%) Finance
5 35 (26.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 33 (24.63%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (23.88%) Axure RP
8 28 (20.90%) Photoshop
9 26 (19.40%) Adobe Illustrator
10 24 (17.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 23 (17.16%) AngularJS
11 23 (17.16%) OmniGraffle
11 23 (17.16%) Wireframes
12 20 (14.93%) Prototyping
12 20 (14.93%) Selenium
13 19 (14.18%) MVVM
13 19 (14.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 19 (14.18%) Analytics
13 19 (14.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 19 (14.18%) Jasmine
13 19 (14.18%) MVC
14 18 (13.43%) Adobe Analytics
15 17 (12.69%) Mobile App
16 16 (11.94%) HTML5
16 16 (11.94%) Typography
17 15 (11.19%) InVision
17 15 (11.19%) CSS3
17 15 (11.19%) Google Analytics
17 15 (11.19%) Google

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 24 (17.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 9 (6.72%) CMS
3 6 (4.48%) SAS
4 4 (2.99%) Confluence
5 2 (1.49%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.75%) Apache
6 1 (0.75%) Kentico
6 1 (0.75%) Moodle
6 1 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 35 (26.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 28 (20.90%) Photoshop
3 26 (19.40%) Adobe Illustrator
4 23 (17.16%) OmniGraffle
5 15 (11.19%) InVision
6 12 (8.96%) Microsoft Office
7 10 (7.46%) Microsoft Excel
8 9 (6.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 7 (5.22%) Flinto
9 7 (5.22%) InDesign
10 5 (3.73%) SPSS
11 3 (2.24%) UXPin
12 1 (0.75%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.75%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.75%) Moqups
12 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (0.75%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (0.75%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 1 (0.75%) ResourceLink
1 1 (0.75%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.43%) Adobe Analytics
2 15 (11.19%) Google Analytics
3 11 (8.21%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 6 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (2.24%) SaaS
6 2 (1.49%) Datadog
6 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.75%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.75%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.75%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.75%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.75%) G Suite
7 1 (0.75%) Route 53
7 1 (0.75%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.22%) LAN
1 7 (5.22%) WAN
2 1 (0.75%) DNS
2 1 (0.75%) HTTP
2 1 (0.75%) SMS
2 1 (0.75%) SMTP
2 1 (0.75%) SNMP
2 1 (0.75%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.24%) MongoDB
1 3 (2.24%) MySQL
2 1 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (0.75%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.75%) OLAP
2 1 (0.75%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 32 (23.88%) Axure RP
2 20 (14.93%) Selenium
3 19 (14.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 19 (14.18%) Jasmine
4 8 (5.97%) JIRA
5 3 (2.24%) Bitbucket
5 3 (2.24%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.24%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.49%) Maven
6 2 (1.49%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.75%) Mockito
7 1 (0.75%) SonarQube
General
1 37 (27.61%) Finance
2 15 (11.19%) Marketing
3 12 (8.96%) Retail
4 9 (6.72%) Banking
5 3 (2.24%) Advertising
6 2 (1.49%) Cantonese Language
6 2 (1.49%) French Language
6 2 (1.49%) German Language
6 2 (1.49%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.49%) Japanese Language
6 2 (1.49%) Mandarin Language
6 2 (1.49%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.49%) Russian Language
6 2 (1.49%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.75%) Hindi Language
7 1 (0.75%) Interactive Media
7 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (31.34%) Designer
2 35 (26.12%) Developer
3 25 (18.66%) UX Designer
4 19 (14.18%) Angular Developer
5 14 (10.45%) UI Designer
6 13 (9.70%) Analyst
6 13 (9.70%) HTML CSS Developer
6 13 (9.70%) HTML Developer
6 13 (9.70%) UI Developer
7 11 (8.21%) UI/UX Designer
8 9 (6.72%) Digital Designer
9 8 (5.97%) Mac Engineer
9 8 (5.97%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (5.97%) Web Designer
10 7 (5.22%) Data Analyst
10 7 (5.22%) Desktop Support
10 7 (5.22%) Mobile Designer
10 7 (5.22%) Mobile UX Designer
10 7 (5.22%) Support Engineer
11 6 (4.48%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (35.07%) CSS
2 44 (32.84%) HTML
3 23 (17.16%) AngularJS
4 19 (14.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 16 (11.94%) HTML5
6 15 (11.19%) CSS3
7 10 (7.46%) Web Services
8 6 (4.48%) J2EE
9 5 (3.73%) JSR 170
9 5 (3.73%) REST
10 4 (2.99%) .NET
10 4 (2.99%) OSGi
10 4 (2.99%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 3 (2.24%) React
11 3 (2.24%) XML
12 2 (1.49%) Node.js
13 1 (0.75%) Apache Felix
13 1 (0.75%) PowerMock
13 1 (0.75%) Sass
13 1 (0.75%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 60 (44.78%) User Experience
2 17 (12.69%) Mobile App
3 11 (8.21%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (6.72%) iPad
5 8 (5.97%) Computer Science
5 8 (5.97%) Graphic Design
6 7 (5.22%) Fintech
6 7 (5.22%) iPhone
6 7 (5.22%) Smartphone
7 5 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.73%) Animation
8 3 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.24%) Social Media
9 2 (1.49%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.75%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.75%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.75%) Life Science
10 1 (0.75%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.45%) Windows
2 9 (6.72%) Windows 7
3 7 (5.22%) Mac OS X
4 6 (4.48%) Windows 10
5 5 (3.73%) Linux
6 1 (0.75%) Android
6 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.75%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (24.63%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (17.16%) Wireframes
3 20 (14.93%) Prototyping
4 19 (14.18%) Analytics
4 19 (14.18%) MVC
4 19 (14.18%) MVVM
5 16 (11.94%) Typography
6 14 (10.45%) E-Commerce
6 14 (10.45%) Web Analytics
7 12 (8.96%) Collaborative Working
8 11 (8.21%) Web Design
9 10 (7.46%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (7.46%) Responsive Web Design
9 10 (7.46%) UX Design
10 9 (6.72%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
11 8 (5.97%) Content Management
11 8 (5.97%) Front End Development
11 8 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (5.22%) Data Analysis
12 7 (5.22%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 37 (27.61%) JavaScript
2 14 (10.45%) Java
3 13 (9.70%) TypeScript
4 9 (6.72%) SQL
5 6 (4.48%) C#
5 6 (4.48%) Python
6 5 (3.73%) R
7 2 (1.49%) Perl
7 2 (1.49%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.75%) PHP
8 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (5.97%) Degree
2 5 (3.73%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (3.73%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.75%) CIPD
3 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.75%) RHCE
3 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.97%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.22%) BitLocker
3 4 (2.99%) Docker
4 2 (1.49%) XenApp
5 1 (0.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (7.46%) SCCM
2 3 (2.24%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.24%) Puppet
2 3 (2.24%) WSUS
3 2 (1.49%) Ansible
3 2 (1.49%) Terraform
4 1 (0.75%) Kibana
4 1 (0.75%) Nagios
4 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.75%) Pingdom
4 1 (0.75%) Rundeck
4 1 (0.75%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (11.19%) Google
2 7 (5.22%) Apple
2 7 (5.22%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.73%) HP
4 3 (2.24%) Qualys
5 2 (1.49%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.49%) Citrix
6 1 (0.75%) Cadence
6 1 (0.75%) Coverity
6 1 (0.75%) hybris
6 1 (0.75%) New Relic
6 1 (0.75%) PayPal
6 1 (0.75%) Perforce
6 1 (0.75%) Saba
6 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.75%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.75%) Splunk
6 1 (0.75%) Teradata
6 1 (0.75%) TOWER Software
6 1 (0.75%) Twitter