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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe
London / City of London
Rank 115 114 117
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3  
Contract jobs citing Adobe 38 44 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.25% 1.34% 1.43%
As % of the Vendors category 3.16% 3.32% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 37 51
Median daily rate £525 £400 £337
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.25% +18.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £202 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year +16.66% -7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £30.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -46.06% +87.50%  

Adobe is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1201 1324 2135
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 39.61% 40.19% 42.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 883 997 1543
Median daily rate £468 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £283 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 45
Median hourly rate £14.15 £19.50 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.46% -4.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.19 £11.00 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.34 £43.57 £25.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Adobe
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Adobe as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Adobe in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe in the City of London

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 32 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (36.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 25 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 24 (28.24%) User Experience
5 22 (25.88%) Banking
6 20 (23.53%) Photoshop
7 18 (21.18%) CSS
7 18 (21.18%) HTML
8 16 (18.82%) Java
8 16 (18.82%) Adobe Illustrator
9 15 (17.65%) Marketing
9 15 (17.65%) Wireframes
10 14 (16.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 12 (14.12%) jQuery
11 12 (14.12%) Content Management
11 12 (14.12%) XML
12 11 (12.94%) Apache
12 11 (12.94%) Retail
12 11 (12.94%) CMS
13 9 (10.59%) RESTful
13 9 (10.59%) Apache Felix
14 8 (9.41%) AngularJS
14 8 (9.41%) Microsoft
15 7 (8.24%) Web Services
15 7 (8.24%) Migration
15 7 (8.24%) XAML
15 7 (8.24%) Retail Banking
15 7 (8.24%) HTML5
15 7 (8.24%) MVVM
15 7 (8.24%) Balsamiq Mockups

Adobe
Top Related 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 31 (36.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 11 (12.94%) Apache
2 11 (12.94%) CMS
3 5 (5.88%) LiveCycle
4 3 (3.53%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.35%) Drupal
5 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.35%) WordPress
6 1 (1.18%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.18%) Mule
6 1 (1.18%) SAS
6 1 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 20 (23.53%) Photoshop
2 16 (18.82%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (16.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (7.06%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (5.88%) Adobe Captivate
6 3 (3.53%) MS Office
6 3 (3.53%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (2.35%) Acrobat
7 2 (2.35%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (2.35%) CINEMA 4D
8 1 (1.18%) InVision
8 1 (1.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
1 3 (3.53%) SAP Retail
2 2 (2.35%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (1.18%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.35%) GitHub
2 2 (2.35%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.18%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.71%) snoop
2 2 (2.35%) DHCP
2 2 (2.35%) DNS
2 2 (2.35%) SSL
2 2 (2.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.35%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.18%) Big Data
3 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (8.24%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 6 (7.06%) Axure RP
3 5 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.71%) Bitbucket
4 4 (4.71%) NCrunch
4 4 (4.71%) NUnit
4 4 (4.71%) ReSharper
4 4 (4.71%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.53%) Jasmine
5 3 (3.53%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.53%) Selenium
5 3 (3.53%) Vagrant
6 2 (2.35%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (1.18%) Bower
7 1 (1.18%) Grunt
7 1 (1.18%) gulp
7 1 (1.18%) Subversion
7 1 (1.18%) webpack
General
1 22 (25.88%) Banking
2 15 (17.65%) Marketing
3 11 (12.94%) Retail
4 7 (8.24%) Retail Banking
5 6 (7.06%) Finance
5 6 (7.06%) Front Office
6 3 (3.53%) Legal
6 3 (3.53%) Publishing
7 2 (2.35%) Games
7 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.18%) Automotive
8 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (47.06%) Developer
2 17 (20.00%) Designer
3 11 (12.94%) UI Developer
4 9 (10.59%) UX Designer
5 7 (8.24%) Analyst
5 7 (8.24%) UI/UX Developer
5 7 (8.24%) UX Developer
6 6 (7.06%) UI Designer
7 5 (5.88%) Architect
7 5 (5.88%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.71%) C# WPF Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Senior Designer
8 4 (4.71%) WPF Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Angular Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Digital Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) HTML CSS Developer
9 3 (3.53%) SAP Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) SAP Functional Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) SAP Trainer
9 3 (3.53%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.18%) CSS
1 18 (21.18%) HTML
2 12 (14.12%) jQuery
2 12 (14.12%) XML
3 9 (10.59%) Apache Felix
3 9 (10.59%) RESTful
4 8 (9.41%) AngularJS
5 7 (8.24%) HTML5
5 7 (8.24%) Web Services
6 6 (7.06%) Apache Sling
7 5 (5.88%) Ajax
7 5 (5.88%) CSS3
7 5 (5.88%) JSON
8 4 (4.71%) .NET
8 4 (4.71%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 4 (4.71%) OSGi
8 4 (4.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (4.71%) WPF
9 3 (3.53%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (3.53%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (28.24%) User Experience
2 5 (5.88%) e-Learning
3 4 (4.71%) Animation
3 4 (4.71%) SCORM
4 3 (3.53%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.53%) Online Banking
4 3 (3.53%) Replication
5 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.35%) FMCG
5 2 (2.35%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (1.18%) Blog
6 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.18%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.18%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.18%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.53%) Apple iOS
1 3 (3.53%) Windows
2 2 (2.35%) Linux
2 2 (2.35%) Mac OS
2 2 (2.35%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (17.65%) Wireframes
3 12 (14.12%) Content Management
4 7 (8.24%) Migration
4 7 (8.24%) MVVM
5 6 (7.06%) Prototyping
5 6 (7.06%) Scrum
6 5 (5.88%) Front End Development
6 5 (5.88%) Garbage Collection
6 5 (5.88%) Information Architecture
6 5 (5.88%) Wealth Management
7 4 (4.71%) Analytics
7 4 (4.71%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (4.71%) Software Engineering
7 4 (4.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (4.71%) Visualisation
8 3 (3.53%) MVC
8 3 (3.53%) OO
8 3 (3.53%) OOD
8 3 (3.53%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 16 (18.82%) Java
3 7 (8.24%) XAML
4 5 (5.88%) C#
4 5 (5.88%) PHP
5 4 (4.71%) SQL
6 2 (2.35%) C
6 2 (2.35%) PHP 5
6 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (4.71%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.18%) PMO
1 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) Ansible
1 1 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (9.41%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.06%) SAP
3 4 (4.71%) DevExpress
3 4 (4.71%) IBM
3 4 (4.71%) Infragistics
3 4 (4.71%) Telerik
4 2 (2.35%) Apple
4 2 (2.35%) Google
4 2 (2.35%) MobileIron
4 2 (2.35%) MuleSoft
4 2 (2.35%) Optimizely
4 2 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.35%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.18%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.18%) Marketo
5 1 (1.18%) Monetate
5 1 (1.18%) Pardot
5 1 (1.18%) Sage
5 1 (1.18%) Splunk
5 1 (1.18%) Teradata
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