Period
to 22 November 2017

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 November 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.

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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 165 159
Rank change year-on-year +1 -6 +10
Contract jobs citing Adobe 94 80 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.31% 1.19% 1.30%
As % of the Vendors category 3.43% 2.79% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 60 91
City of London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +8.84%
10th Percentile £213 £263 £225
90th Percentile £538 £626 £575
Central London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
City of London median hourly rate £28.50 £44.62 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.13% - -
Central London median hourly rate £28.50 £44.62 £18.00
% change year-on-year -36.13% +147.90% +2.86%

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 2738 2869 3785
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.25% 42.84% 42.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2055 2144 2834
City of London median daily rate £488 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £250
90th Percentile £675 £638 £637
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 47 71
City of London median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57% -2.04%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £11.17
90th Percentile £30.75 £55.00 £25.85
Central London median hourly rate £18.35 £18.45 £17.50
% change year-on-year -0.54% +5.43% -2.04%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe 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.

1 44 (46.81%) HTML
2 39 (41.49%) User Experience
3 34 (36.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 34 (36.17%) CSS
4 33 (35.11%) JavaScript
5 28 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (28.72%) Finance
7 22 (23.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 21 (22.34%) Photoshop
9 18 (19.15%) Adobe Illustrator
9 18 (19.15%) Mobile App
9 18 (19.15%) HTML5
10 16 (17.02%) Analytics
11 15 (15.96%) Front End Development
12 14 (14.89%) Axure RP
12 14 (14.89%) CSS3
12 14 (14.89%) Java
12 14 (14.89%) Banking
13 12 (12.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (11.70%) AngularJS
14 11 (11.70%) jQuery
15 10 (10.64%) Selenium
15 10 (10.64%) Marketing
15 10 (10.64%) Web Design
15 10 (10.64%) MVC
15 10 (10.64%) Responsive Web Design
15 10 (10.64%) Jasmine
15 10 (10.64%) Adobe Analytics
15 10 (10.64%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 10 (10.64%) OmniGraffle

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 22 (23.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 7 (7.45%) CMS
3 4 (4.26%) Confluence
3 4 (4.26%) WordPress
4 2 (2.13%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.06%) Apache
5 1 (1.06%) LiveCycle
5 1 (1.06%) SAS
Applications
1 34 (36.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 21 (22.34%) Photoshop
3 18 (19.15%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (10.64%) OmniGraffle
5 7 (7.45%) InVision
6 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (4.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (3.19%) InDesign
8 2 (2.13%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
9 1 (1.06%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (1.06%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (1.06%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (1.06%) SPSS
9 1 (1.06%) UXPin
9 1 (1.06%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.06%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.06%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.64%) Adobe Analytics
2 8 (8.51%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 7 (7.45%) Google Analytics
4 2 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.06%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (1.06%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.06%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.06%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.06%) CloudFront
5 1 (1.06%) Datadog
5 1 (1.06%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (1.06%) Office 365
5 1 (1.06%) Route 53
5 1 (1.06%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.19%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 14 (14.89%) Axure RP
2 10 (10.64%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 10 (10.64%) Jasmine
2 10 (10.64%) Selenium
3 6 (6.38%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.38%) JIRA
3 6 (6.38%) Mockito
4 5 (5.32%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (3.19%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.19%) QUnit
6 2 (2.13%) Maven
6 2 (2.13%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.06%) Bitbucket
General
1 27 (28.72%) Finance
2 14 (14.89%) Banking
3 10 (10.64%) Marketing
4 9 (9.57%) Retail
5 5 (5.32%) Retail Banking
6 4 (4.26%) Advertising
7 3 (3.19%) Publishing
8 2 (2.13%) Law
9 1 (1.06%) Games
9 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (32.98%) Developer
2 27 (28.72%) Designer
3 10 (10.64%) Angular Developer
3 10 (10.64%) UI Developer
4 8 (8.51%) UX Designer
5 7 (7.45%) Analyst
5 7 (7.45%) Visual Designer
6 6 (6.38%) Consultant
6 6 (6.38%) HTML CSS Developer
6 6 (6.38%) HTML Developer
7 5 (5.32%) Analytics Consultant
7 5 (5.32%) Digital Designer
7 5 (5.32%) Graphic Designer
7 5 (5.32%) SOA Developer
7 5 (5.32%) UI Designer
7 5 (5.32%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.26%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (4.26%) Java Developer
8 4 (4.26%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (46.81%) HTML
2 34 (36.17%) CSS
3 18 (19.15%) HTML5
4 14 (14.89%) CSS3
5 12 (12.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 11 (11.70%) AngularJS
6 11 (11.70%) jQuery
7 6 (6.38%) PowerMock
8 5 (5.32%) .NET
8 5 (5.32%) J2EE
8 5 (5.32%) Web Services
9 4 (4.26%) Flash
9 4 (4.26%) XHTML
10 2 (2.13%) HTML5 Canvas
10 2 (2.13%) JSR 170
10 2 (2.13%) Node.js
10 2 (2.13%) OSGi
10 2 (2.13%) React
10 2 (2.13%) Sass
10 2 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (41.49%) User Experience
2 18 (19.15%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.32%) Social Media
5 4 (4.26%) Animation
5 4 (4.26%) Online Banking
6 2 (2.13%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.06%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.06%) Life Science
7 1 (1.06%) Motion Graphics
7 1 (1.06%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.19%) Windows
2 2 (2.13%) Linux
3 1 (1.06%) Android
3 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (17.02%) Analytics
3 15 (15.96%) Front End Development
4 10 (10.64%) MVC
4 10 (10.64%) MVVM
4 10 (10.64%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (10.64%) Typography
4 10 (10.64%) Web Design
5 8 (8.51%) Content Management
5 8 (8.51%) E-Commerce
5 8 (8.51%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
5 8 (8.51%) Scrum
5 8 (8.51%) UX Design
6 7 (7.45%) Tag Management
6 7 (7.45%) Wireframes
7 6 (6.38%) Digital Analytics
7 6 (6.38%) TDD
7 6 (6.38%) Web Development
8 5 (5.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (5.32%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (35.11%) JavaScript
2 14 (14.89%) Java
3 5 (5.32%) PHP
4 3 (3.19%) Python
4 3 (3.19%) SQL
4 3 (3.19%) TypeScript
5 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.06%) C#
5 1 (1.06%) Go
5 1 (1.06%) Groovy
5 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.06%) Ruby
5 1 (1.06%) Scala
5 1 (1.06%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (5.32%) Degree
2 1 (1.06%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.06%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.38%) QA
2 3 (3.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) Ansible
1 2 (2.13%) Terraform
2 1 (1.06%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (1.06%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.06%) Packer
2 1 (1.06%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (8.51%) Google
2 5 (5.32%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.26%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.13%) Coverity
4 2 (2.13%) Omniture
4 2 (2.13%) SAP
5 1 (1.06%) ClickTale
5 1 (1.06%) comScore
5 1 (1.06%) Coremetrics
5 1 (1.06%) DoubleClick
5 1 (1.06%) Ensighten
5 1 (1.06%) Facebook
5 1 (1.06%) hybris
5 1 (1.06%) PayPal
5 1 (1.06%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.06%) Tableau
5 1 (1.06%) Tealium
5 1 (1.06%) TOWER Software
5 1 (1.06%) Twitter