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 3 months to 29 June 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 104 89
Rank change year-on-year -16 -15  
Contract jobs citing Adobe 19 29 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.81% 1.13% 1.85%
As % of the Vendors category 1.79% 2.41% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 44
East of England median daily rate £425 £325 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.76% +41.30%  
10th Percentile £256 £150 £95
90th Percentile £481 £415 £538
England median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 12
East of England median hourly rate - £29.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +145.83%  
England median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £16.51
% change year-on-year -14.00% +51.42%  

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 East of England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1064 1202 1526
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 45.28% 46.99% 49.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1065 1221 1816
East of England median daily rate £425 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.67% +10.71%  
10th Percentile £211 £213 £163
90th Percentile £575 £563 £488
England median daily rate £430 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +6.17% +1.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 170 291
East of England median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +15.15%  
10th Percentile £11.10 £14.00 £8.75
90th Percentile £39.85 £42.50 £43.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% -  

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 3 months to 29 June 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
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 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -4 7 £425 +131.29% 5
Norfolk -2 5 £425 +30.76% 2
Essex -15 4 £379 -15.68%
Bedfordshire -11 2 £375 - 2
Adobe
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 34 (52.31%) HTML
2 28 (43.08%) Java
3 27 (41.54%) CSS
4 26 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 19 (29.23%) Marketing
7 18 (27.69%) Adobe Campaign
8 17 (26.15%) Analytics
8 17 (26.15%) SQL
9 15 (23.08%) XML
9 15 (23.08%) Unix
9 15 (23.08%) CRM
9 15 (23.08%) B2C
9 15 (23.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 14 (21.54%) User Experience
11 13 (20.00%) Degree
12 12 (18.46%) OO
12 12 (18.46%) Photoshop
13 11 (16.92%) JSON
14 10 (15.38%) Unica
14 10 (15.38%) Adobe Analytics
14 10 (15.38%) TDD
14 10 (15.38%) PHP
14 10 (15.38%) J2EE
14 10 (15.38%) Oracle
14 10 (15.38%) Windows
14 10 (15.38%) SOA
14 10 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
15 9 (13.85%) Web Services
15 9 (13.85%) Continuous Integration

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 15 (23.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (7.69%) CMS
3 4 (6.15%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.15%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.08%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.08%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.54%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.54%) IIS
5 1 (1.54%) Marvel
5 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (18.46%) Photoshop
2 7 (10.77%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (9.23%) Adobe After Effects
3 6 (9.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (7.69%) InDesign
4 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (4.62%) MS Visio
6 2 (3.08%) Acrobat
6 2 (3.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (3.08%) Snagit
6 2 (3.08%) UXPin
7 1 (1.54%) CINEMA 4D
7 1 (1.54%) FrameMaker
7 1 (1.54%) InVision
Business Applications
1 18 (27.69%) Adobe Campaign
2 10 (15.38%) Unica
3 8 (12.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.54%) Data Workbench
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.38%) Adobe Analytics
2 7 (10.77%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 5 (7.69%) Office 365
4 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (6.15%) Yammer
5 2 (3.08%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) SMS
2 2 (3.08%) DHCP
2 2 (3.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (12.31%) Hadoop
3 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.62%) Big Data
5 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Axure RP
2 5 (7.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 4 (6.15%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.15%) Maven
4 2 (3.08%) AccuRev
4 2 (3.08%) Ant
4 2 (3.08%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.08%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.08%) Gradle
4 2 (3.08%) JUnit
4 2 (3.08%) Selenium
4 2 (3.08%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.08%) Subversion
General
1 19 (29.23%) Marketing
2 7 (10.77%) Retail
3 6 (9.23%) Finance
3 6 (9.23%) Legal
4 5 (7.69%) Automotive
5 3 (4.62%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.08%) Advertising
6 2 (3.08%) Banking
7 1 (1.54%) Games
7 1 (1.54%) Law
7 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (35.38%) Developer
2 14 (21.54%) Designer
3 12 (18.46%) Java Developer
4 10 (15.38%) Architect
5 8 (12.31%) CRM Developer
6 7 (10.77%) Senior Developer
7 6 (9.23%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (9.23%) UX Designer
8 5 (7.69%) Java Software Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (6.15%) Analyst
9 4 (6.15%) Digital Architect
9 4 (6.15%) User Experience Architect
10 3 (4.62%) Digital Designer
10 3 (4.62%) Digital Marketing Architect
10 3 (4.62%) UI Designer
11 2 (3.08%) HTML CSS Designer
11 2 (3.08%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (52.31%) HTML
2 27 (41.54%) CSS
3 15 (23.08%) XML
4 11 (16.92%) JSON
5 10 (15.38%) J2EE
6 9 (13.85%) HTML5
6 9 (13.85%) Web Services
7 8 (12.31%) .NET
8 7 (10.77%) Flash
8 7 (10.77%) Spring
9 5 (7.69%) Apache Flex
9 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET
9 5 (7.69%) Hibernate
10 4 (6.15%) Ajax
10 4 (6.15%) AngularJS
10 4 (6.15%) COM
10 4 (6.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (6.15%) XHTML
11 2 (3.08%) JSP
11 2 (3.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.54%) User Experience
2 8 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.69%) Virtual Team
4 3 (4.62%) Social Media
5 2 (3.08%) Clustering
5 2 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.08%) Replication
5 2 (3.08%) W3C
5 2 (3.08%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.54%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.54%) FMCG
6 1 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.54%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.08%) Unix
2 10 (15.38%) Windows
3 8 (12.31%) Android
3 8 (12.31%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.62%) Linux
5 2 (3.08%) Solaris
5 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.54%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (26.15%) Analytics
3 15 (23.08%) B2C
3 15 (23.08%) CRM
4 12 (18.46%) OO
5 10 (15.38%) SOA
5 10 (15.38%) TDD
6 9 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (13.85%) Wireframes
7 8 (12.31%) Mentoring
8 6 (9.23%) DevOps
8 6 (9.23%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (9.23%) E-Commerce
8 6 (9.23%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (9.23%) Software Engineering
8 6 (9.23%) Test Automation
9 5 (7.69%) Android Development
9 5 (7.69%) Document Management
9 5 (7.69%) Information Security
9 5 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.08%) Java
2 25 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 17 (26.15%) SQL
4 10 (15.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.54%) MCSA
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) SLA
2 2 (3.08%) WCAG
3 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) SCCM
2 1 (1.54%) Kibana
2 1 (1.54%) logstash
Vendors
1 10 (15.38%) Oracle
2 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.31%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (7.69%) Xerox
4 4 (6.15%) Infor
4 4 (6.15%) SAP
5 3 (4.62%) Google
5 3 (4.62%) IBM
6 2 (3.08%) Citrix
6 2 (3.08%) McAfee
6 2 (3.08%) Omniture
7 1 (1.54%) Apple
7 1 (1.54%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (1.54%) Cisco
7 1 (1.54%) HP
7 1 (1.54%) Lotus
7 1 (1.54%) Symantec
7 1 (1.54%) VMware