Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 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
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 95 106
Rank change year-on-year -36 +11 +32
Contract jobs citing Adobe 80 97 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.56% 1.99% 1.77%
As % of the Vendors category 3.54% 4.06% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 62 97
East of England median daily rate £350 £350 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -16.67% +15.86%
10th Percentile £219 £233 £106
90th Percentile £438 £449 £700
England median daily rate £400 £393 £380
% change year-on-year +1.91% +3.29% +10.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 17
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +254.17% -
10th Percentile £30.50 £31.00 £11.40
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.00 £13.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £31.00 £16.13
% change year-on-year -35.48% +92.25% -5.15%

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 2262 2389 2755
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 44.23% 49.03% 46.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1220 1326 1510
East of England median daily rate £408 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.67% -6.25% +8.84%
10th Percentile £200 £207 £203
90th Percentile £575 £525 £575
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 184 285
East of England median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.55% -19.51% -2.38%
10th Percentile £10.47 £10.66 £10.50
90th Percentile £43.98 £43.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +4.55% -5.71% +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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 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
Cambridgeshire -1 26 £375 -6.25% 2
Hertfordshire +3 24 £275 +49.66% 4
Essex -55 10 £338 -3.57% 1
Norfolk -2 9 £425 +30.77%
Bedfordshire -7 7 £348 -4.14% 1
Suffolk - 4 £400 -
Adobe
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 East of England region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 40 (50.00%) HTML
2 34 (42.50%) CSS
3 33 (41.25%) Marketing
4 27 (33.75%) HTML5
5 22 (27.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 21 (26.25%) User Experience
6 21 (26.25%) E-Commerce
7 20 (25.00%) Retail
8 18 (22.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 18 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (22.50%) JavaScript
9 16 (20.00%) Degree
10 14 (17.50%) Root Cause Analysis
10 14 (17.50%) AngularJS
10 14 (17.50%) Photoshop
10 14 (17.50%) Microsoft Office
11 13 (16.25%) Sass
11 13 (16.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 13 (16.25%) CSS3
12 12 (15.00%) jQuery
12 12 (15.00%) Front End Development
12 12 (15.00%) Analytics
12 12 (15.00%) CMS
13 11 (13.75%) Node.js
13 11 (13.75%) Git (software)
14 10 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
15 9 (11.25%) DNA
15 9 (11.25%) Windows
15 9 (11.25%) Adobe After Effects
15 9 (11.25%) Content 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 18 (22.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 12 (15.00%) CMS
3 5 (6.25%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.75%) Confluence
4 3 (3.75%) SAS
5 2 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.25%) Apache
6 1 (1.25%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.25%) IIS
6 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 22 (27.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 14 (17.50%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (17.50%) Photoshop
3 9 (11.25%) Adobe After Effects
4 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (5.00%) Adobe Captivate
5 4 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (3.75%) Adobe Premiere
7 2 (2.50%) Acrobat
8 1 (1.25%) InDesign
8 1 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (1.25%) PaintShop Pro
8 1 (1.25%) RoboHelp
8 1 (1.25%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (3.75%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 4 (5.00%) Silverpop
3 3 (3.75%) Force.com
3 3 (3.75%) Google Analytics
4 2 (2.50%) CheetahMail
4 2 (2.50%) GitHub
4 2 (2.50%) MailChimp
4 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.50%) npm
5 1 (1.25%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (1.25%) BlueKai
5 1 (1.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) DHCP
1 1 (1.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.25%) Data Lake
1 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (13.75%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.25%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (5.00%) JIRA
3 4 (5.00%) Maven
4 2 (2.50%) Axure RP
4 2 (2.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (2.50%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.50%) Grunt
4 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.50%) JUnit
5 1 (1.25%) Ant
5 1 (1.25%) Mockito
5 1 (1.25%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (41.25%) Marketing
2 20 (25.00%) Retail
3 7 (8.75%) Finance
4 5 (6.25%) Publishing
5 4 (5.00%) Automotive
6 3 (3.75%) Games
6 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (28.75%) Developer
2 20 (25.00%) Designer
3 12 (15.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 10 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 8 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 8 (10.00%) Desktop Support
5 8 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) Angular Developer
6 7 (8.75%) Digital Designer
6 7 (8.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (7.50%) Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) Content Editor
8 5 (6.25%) Digital Content Editor
8 5 (6.25%) Digital Editor
8 5 (6.25%) Email Designer
8 5 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
8 5 (6.25%) HTML Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Node.js Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (50.00%) HTML
2 34 (42.50%) CSS
3 27 (33.75%) HTML5
4 14 (17.50%) AngularJS
5 13 (16.25%) CSS3
5 13 (16.25%) Sass
6 12 (15.00%) jQuery
7 11 (13.75%) Node.js
8 8 (10.00%) Flash
9 6 (7.50%) Web Services
10 4 (5.00%) Ajax
10 4 (5.00%) REST
10 4 (5.00%) SOAP
10 4 (5.00%) XHTML
10 4 (5.00%) XML
11 3 (3.75%) JSR 170
11 3 (3.75%) Spring
12 2 (2.50%) Java SE
12 2 (2.50%) Spring MVC
12 2 (2.50%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.25%) User Experience
2 6 (7.50%) Graphic Design
3 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.75%) Animation
4 3 (3.75%) e-Learning
4 3 (3.75%) Social Media
5 2 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.50%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.25%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.25%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.25%) Windows
2 2 (2.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.25%) E-Commerce
2 18 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (17.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 12 (15.00%) Analytics
4 12 (15.00%) Front End Development
5 10 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (11.25%) Content Management
6 9 (11.25%) DNA
6 9 (11.25%) Time Management
6 9 (11.25%) Wireframes
7 8 (10.00%) SEO
8 7 (8.75%) CRM
8 7 (8.75%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (8.75%) Information Security
8 7 (8.75%) Quality Management
8 7 (8.75%) Strategic Thinking
9 6 (7.50%) A/B Testing
9 6 (7.50%) Digital Content Management
9 6 (7.50%) TDD
10 5 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 18 (22.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (8.75%) Java
3 5 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (1.25%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 16 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.00%) SLA
2 7 (8.75%) ISO 9001
2 7 (8.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.25%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (8.75%) IBM
1 7 (8.75%) Xerox
2 4 (5.00%) Google
2 4 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.75%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 2 (2.50%) Alterian
4 2 (2.50%) Cisco
4 2 (2.50%) McAfee
4 2 (2.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.50%) Omniture
4 2 (2.50%) Teradata
4 2 (2.50%) Twitter
5 1 (1.25%) Citrix
5 1 (1.25%) Coverity
5 1 (1.25%) HP
5 1 (1.25%) SAP
5 1 (1.25%) Symantec
5 1 (1.25%) Tealium