Period
to 7 April 2020

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 7 April 2020 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
7 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 100 141 140
Rank change year-on-year +41 -1 +6
Contract jobs citing Adobe 82 106 125
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.99% 1.55% 1.76%
As % of the Vendors category 5.25% 3.97% 4.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 81 93
Median daily rate £435 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £125 £163 £281
90th Percentile £613 £625 £519
Central London median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% - -
Central London median hourly rate £20.75 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -7.78% +28.57% -

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 1,561 2,673 2,675
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 37.92% 39.14% 37.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,098 1,990 2,026
Median daily rate £475 £500 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +3.90% +6.94%
10th Percentile £238 £261 £280
90th Percentile £650 £660 £675
Central London median daily rate £475 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 44 65
Median hourly rate £19.35 £18.85 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.65% -0.79% +18.20%
10th Percentile £12.42 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £35.43 £33.68 £31.00
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year +3.90% -10.47% +34.38%

Adobe
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Adobe as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Adobe in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Adobe in the City of London

Adobe
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Adobe in the City of London over the 6 months to 7 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Adobe in the City of London

Adobe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Adobe in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Adobe in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 April 2020, 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 31 (37.80%) Marketing
2 19 (23.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 19 (23.17%) Photoshop
3 18 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (20.73%) Microsoft Office
5 16 (19.51%) Scrum
5 16 (19.51%) User Experience
6 15 (18.29%) HTML
6 15 (18.29%) JavaScript
6 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
7 14 (17.07%) Windows
7 14 (17.07%) Finance
7 14 (17.07%) Google
7 14 (17.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 14 (17.07%) Sketch
8 13 (15.85%) Digital Marketing
8 13 (15.85%) Adobe Illustrator
8 13 (15.85%) Content Management
8 13 (15.85%) Microsoft Excel
9 12 (14.63%) Java
10 11 (13.41%) CSS
10 11 (13.41%) Degree
11 10 (12.20%) Adobe Analytics
11 10 (12.20%) Office 365
11 10 (12.20%) CMS
11 10 (12.20%) InVision
12 9 (10.98%) Wireframes
12 9 (10.98%) Front End Development
12 9 (10.98%) Migration
12 9 (10.98%) Adobe After Effects

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 (23.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 10 (12.20%) CMS
3 8 (9.76%) SharePoint
4 7 (8.54%) SAS
5 5 (6.10%) Confluence
6 1 (1.22%) Anypoint
6 1 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.22%) Drupal
Applications
1 19 (23.17%) Photoshop
2 17 (20.73%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (17.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 14 (17.07%) Sketch
4 13 (15.85%) Adobe Illustrator
4 13 (15.85%) Microsoft Excel
5 10 (12.20%) InVision
6 9 (10.98%) Adobe After Effects
7 8 (9.76%) InDesign
8 6 (7.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 3 (3.66%) Adobe XD
9 3 (3.66%) CINEMA 4D
10 2 (2.44%) Acrobat
10 2 (2.44%) Adobe Premiere
10 2 (2.44%) Lectora
10 2 (2.44%) Zeplin
11 1 (1.22%) Houdini
11 1 (1.22%) Inkscape
11 1 (1.22%) Maya
11 1 (1.22%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 7 (8.54%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.22%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.20%) Adobe Analytics
1 10 (12.20%) Office 365
2 9 (10.98%) AWS
3 6 (7.32%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 6 (7.32%) Azure
3 6 (7.32%) GCP
4 4 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (4.88%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (4.88%) Amazon S3
4 4 (4.88%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (4.88%) GitHub
4 4 (4.88%) Google Analytics
4 4 (4.88%) Route 53
5 3 (3.66%) Google Docs
6 2 (2.44%) OneDrive
7 1 (1.22%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.22%) Dropbox
7 1 (1.22%) Google Drive
7 1 (1.22%) Power Platform
7 1 (1.22%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) DHCP
1 1 (1.22%) DNS
1 1 (1.22%) FTP
1 1 (1.22%) Internet
1 1 (1.22%) Intranet
1 1 (1.22%) LAN
1 1 (1.22%) VLAN
1 1 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.10%) Jackrabbit
2 3 (3.66%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.22%) MySQL
4 1 (1.22%) Power BI
4 1 (1.22%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 7 (8.54%) JIRA
2 4 (4.88%) Axure RP
2 4 (4.88%) CircleCI
3 2 (2.44%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.22%) Balsamiq
General
1 31 (37.80%) Marketing
2 14 (17.07%) Finance
3 6 (7.32%) Publishing
4 5 (6.10%) Advertising
5 4 (4.88%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.66%) Back Office
6 3 (3.66%) Banking
6 3 (3.66%) Electronics
6 3 (3.66%) Fire and Rescue
6 3 (3.66%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.66%) Public Sector
7 1 (1.22%) Games
7 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (20.73%) Designer
2 12 (14.63%) Developer
3 7 (8.54%) Junior
4 6 (7.32%) Administrator
4 6 (7.32%) IT Administrator
4 6 (7.32%) Programme Manager
5 5 (6.10%) Architect
5 5 (6.10%) Consultant
5 5 (6.10%) Insight Manager
5 5 (6.10%) Junior IT Administrator
5 5 (6.10%) Mac Administrator
5 5 (6.10%) Technical Architect
5 5 (6.10%) UI Designer
6 4 (4.88%) Support Engineer
6 4 (4.88%) Visual Designer
7 3 (3.66%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (3.66%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (3.66%) Technical Leader
7 3 (3.66%) Web Consultant
7 3 (3.66%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.29%) HTML
2 11 (13.41%) CSS
3 9 (10.98%) OSGi
4 5 (6.10%) JSR 170
5 4 (4.88%) .NET
5 4 (4.88%) Apache Sling
5 4 (4.88%) J2SE
5 4 (4.88%) Lucene
5 4 (4.88%) REST
5 4 (4.88%) SAML
5 4 (4.88%) XSLT
6 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.66%) HTML5
6 3 (3.66%) XML
7 2 (2.44%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.44%) React
8 1 (1.22%) CSS3
8 1 (1.22%) cXML
8 1 (1.22%) Framer.js
8 1 (1.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.51%) User Experience
2 8 (9.76%) Social Media
3 6 (7.32%) Marketing Technology
4 4 (4.88%) Animation
4 4 (4.88%) Graphic Design
4 4 (4.88%) W3C
5 3 (3.66%) Learning Management System
5 3 (3.66%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.44%) Photography
6 2 (2.44%) PMI
7 1 (1.22%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.22%) Blog
7 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.22%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.22%) FMCG
7 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.22%) Video Editing
7 1 (1.22%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.07%) Windows
2 8 (9.76%) Mac OS
3 6 (7.32%) Apple iOS
3 6 (7.32%) Windows 10
4 4 (4.88%) Android
4 4 (4.88%) Mac OS X
4 4 (4.88%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.22%) Linux
6 1 (1.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (19.51%) Scrum
3 13 (15.85%) Content Management
3 13 (15.85%) Digital Marketing
4 9 (10.98%) Analytics
4 9 (10.98%) Front End Development
4 9 (10.98%) Migration
4 9 (10.98%) Time Management
4 9 (10.98%) Wireframes
5 7 (8.54%) Asset Management
5 7 (8.54%) Computer Science
5 7 (8.54%) E-Commerce
5 7 (8.54%) Unit Testing
6 6 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (7.32%) Change Management
6 6 (7.32%) CRM
6 6 (7.32%) Data Migration
6 6 (7.32%) Prototyping
7 5 (6.10%) Web Development
7 5 (6.10%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.29%) JavaScript
2 12 (14.63%) Java
3 5 (6.10%) PHP
4 4 (4.88%) Python
5 3 (3.66%) C
5 3 (3.66%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.66%) SQL
6 2 (2.44%) C#
6 2 (2.44%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.22%) R
7 1 (1.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (13.41%) Degree
2 6 (7.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (6.10%) Master's Degree
4 3 (3.66%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.22%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.22%) MCTS
5 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.98%) QA
2 3 (3.66%) WCAG
3 2 (2.44%) PMO
4 1 (1.22%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.10%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (2.44%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (1.22%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.22%) NetVault Backup
3 1 (1.22%) SCCM
3 1 (1.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.07%) Google
3 6 (7.32%) IBM
3 6 (7.32%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (4.88%) Apple
4 4 (4.88%) Okta
5 3 (3.66%) Perforce
5 3 (3.66%) SAP
5 3 (3.66%) Tealium
6 2 (2.44%) Oracle
6 2 (2.44%) Snow
7 1 (1.22%) Alteryx
7 1 (1.22%) Citrix
7 1 (1.22%) Ivanti
7 1 (1.22%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.22%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.22%) Remedy
7 1 (1.22%) Tableau
7 1 (1.22%) Talend
7 1 (1.22%) VMware