Period
to 19 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 19 January 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
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 87 112
Rank change year-on-year -31 +25 +31
Contract jobs citing Adobe 75 104 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.57% 2.30% 1.59%
As % of the Vendors category 3.47% 4.80% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 62 64
East of England median daily rate £350 £350 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -19.54% +20.00%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £229
90th Percentile £438 £461 £700
England median daily rate £390 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +0.65% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 11
East of England median hourly rate £31.13 £39.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.19% +225.00% -
10th Percentile £14.25 £28.30 £11.25
90th Percentile £45.00 £45.70 £13.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £31.35 £16.84
% change year-on-year -36.20% +86.16% -3.77%

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 East of England.

All Vendors
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,163 2,167 2,418
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 45.38% 48.00% 46.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,229 1,190 1,287
East of England median daily rate £425 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £206 £210 £206
90th Percentile £594 £538 £588
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 175 260
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.71% -16.67% +10.53%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.25 £43.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £17.48 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -0.11% - +6.06%

Adobe
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Adobe as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe in the East of England

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Adobe in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe in the East of England

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Adobe in the East of England

Adobe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe in the East of England

Adobe
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Adobe in the East of England

Adobe
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Cambridgeshire -23 28 £375 -6.25% 7
Hertfordshire +3 21 £219 +68.27% 8
Essex -46 9 £375 +7.14% 5
Norfolk - 7 £400 - 3
Bedfordshire -2 6 £345 -4.83% 6
Suffolk - 4 £400 - 1
Adobe
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 33 (44.00%) HTML
2 30 (40.00%) Marketing
3 28 (37.33%) CSS
4 22 (29.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 20 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 20 (26.67%) Retail
6 19 (25.33%) HTML5
7 17 (22.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 17 (22.67%) Microsoft Office
8 16 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (20.00%) E-Commerce
10 14 (18.67%) User Experience
11 13 (17.33%) Degree
11 13 (17.33%) AngularJS
11 13 (17.33%) CSS3
11 13 (17.33%) Photoshop
12 12 (16.00%) CMS
12 12 (16.00%) Sass
12 12 (16.00%) Front End Development
12 12 (16.00%) jQuery
13 11 (14.67%) Digital Marketing
13 11 (14.67%) Git (software)
13 11 (14.67%) Analytics
14 10 (13.33%) Node.js
14 10 (13.33%) Time Management
15 9 (12.00%) DNA
16 8 (10.67%) Windows
16 8 (10.67%) SEO
17 7 (9.33%) Finance
17 7 (9.33%) Quality Management

Adobe
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 17 (22.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 12 (16.00%) CMS
3 6 (8.00%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.33%) Confluence
5 3 (4.00%) SAS
6 2 (2.67%) Apache
6 2 (2.67%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.33%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.33%) Documentum
7 1 (1.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 22 (29.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 17 (22.67%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (17.33%) Photoshop
4 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (6.67%) Adobe Captivate
6 4 (5.33%) Acrobat
6 4 (5.33%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (4.00%) Adobe Premiere
8 2 (2.67%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (2.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 1 (1.33%) InDesign
9 1 (1.33%) InVision
9 1 (1.33%) PaintShop Pro
9 1 (1.33%) RoboHelp
9 1 (1.33%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (4.00%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 4 (5.33%) Silverpop
3 3 (4.00%) Force.com
4 2 (2.67%) CheetahMail
4 2 (2.67%) Google Analytics
4 2 (2.67%) MailChimp
5 1 (1.33%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (1.33%) GitHub
5 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.33%) npm
5 1 (1.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.33%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (1.33%) GIS
1 1 (1.33%) JasperReports
1 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (14.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.00%) JIRA
3 5 (6.67%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (5.33%) Maven
5 3 (4.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.00%) JUnit
6 2 (2.67%) Ant
6 2 (2.67%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.33%) Axure RP
7 1 (1.33%) ClearQuest
7 1 (1.33%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.33%) FishEye
7 1 (1.33%) Grunt
7 1 (1.33%) Hudson
7 1 (1.33%) Mockito
7 1 (1.33%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.33%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (40.00%) Marketing
2 20 (26.67%) Retail
3 7 (9.33%) Finance
4 5 (6.67%) Publishing
5 4 (5.33%) Automotive
6 3 (4.00%) Games
7 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.67%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.33%) Advertising
8 1 (1.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 22 (29.33%) Developer
2 14 (18.67%) Designer
3 11 (14.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (12.00%) Support Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) Analyst
5 7 (9.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) Desktop Support
5 7 (9.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (8.00%) Angular Developer
7 5 (6.67%) Content Editor
7 5 (6.67%) Digital Content Editor
7 5 (6.67%) Digital Editor
7 5 (6.67%) Email Designer
7 5 (6.67%) Node.js Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Business Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) HTML CSS Developer
8 4 (5.33%) HTML Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (44.00%) HTML
2 28 (37.33%) CSS
3 19 (25.33%) HTML5
4 13 (17.33%) AngularJS
4 13 (17.33%) CSS3
5 12 (16.00%) jQuery
5 12 (16.00%) Sass
6 10 (13.33%) Node.js
7 6 (8.00%) Web Services
8 5 (6.67%) REST
9 4 (5.33%) Ajax
9 4 (5.33%) SOAP
9 4 (5.33%) Spring
9 4 (5.33%) XML
10 3 (4.00%) JSR 170
10 3 (4.00%) XHTML
11 2 (2.67%) JAX-RS
11 2 (2.67%) JAX-WS
11 2 (2.67%) JPA
11 2 (2.67%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.67%) User Experience
2 6 (8.00%) Graphic Design
3 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.67%) e-Learning
4 4 (5.33%) Social Media
5 3 (4.00%) Animation
5 3 (4.00%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.33%) Marketing Technology
6 1 (1.33%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.67%) Windows
2 1 (1.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 12 (16.00%) Front End Development
4 11 (14.67%) Analytics
4 11 (14.67%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (13.33%) Time Management
6 9 (12.00%) DNA
7 8 (10.67%) SEO
8 7 (9.33%) Content Management
8 7 (9.33%) CRM
8 7 (9.33%) Information Security
8 7 (9.33%) Quality Management
8 7 (9.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (8.00%) A/B Testing
9 6 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (8.00%) Digital Content Management
9 6 (8.00%) TDD
9 6 (8.00%) User Stories
10 5 (6.67%) Scrum
10 5 (6.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (9.33%) Java
3 5 (6.67%) SQL
4 1 (1.33%) ABAP
4 1 (1.33%) C
4 1 (1.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (17.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.33%) ISO 9001
1 7 (9.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.33%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (9.33%) IBM
2 5 (6.67%) Google
2 5 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (4.00%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 2 (2.67%) Alterian
4 2 (2.67%) Teradata
4 2 (2.67%) Twitter
5 1 (1.33%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.33%) Cisco
5 1 (1.33%) Citrix
5 1 (1.33%) Coverity
5 1 (1.33%) McAfee
5 1 (1.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.33%) Omniture
5 1 (1.33%) SAP
5 1 (1.33%) Symantec