Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 141 131
Rank change year-on-year -9 -10 -10
Contract jobs citing Adobe 46 61 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.97% 1.31% 1.21%
As % of the Vendors category 2.10% 2.95% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 44 35
East of England median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% +30.00%
10th Percentile £227 £250 £182
90th Percentile £553 £475 £440
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 7
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.41% -5.33% +212.50%
10th Percentile £18.50 £29.25 £13.00
90th Percentile £42.78 £40.00 £43.20
England median hourly rate £22.88 £16.18 £26.00
% change year-on-year +41.38% -37.77% +57.58%

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 2,186 2,071 2,463
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 46.30% 44.63% 47.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,254 1,199 1,358
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £187 £199 £213
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
England median daily rate £450 £438 £415
% change year-on-year +2.86% +5.42% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 128 189
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% -19.51%
10th Percentile £11.51 £10.27 £9.00
90th Percentile £39.38 £41.46 £42.95
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% -

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 July 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 18 July 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 18 July 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
Bedfordshire +9 13 £288 -31.95% 2
Essex -4 13 £525 +50.00% 9
Cambridgeshire +7 10 £325 -23.53% 8
Hertfordshire -11 9 £250 -9.09% 9
Norfolk +2 1 £450 +5.88% 4
Adobe
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
1 15 (32.61%) CSS
2 13 (28.26%) HTML
3 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (23.91%) Java
5 10 (21.74%) TDD
5 10 (21.74%) Spring
5 10 (21.74%) Web Services
5 10 (21.74%) Marketing
6 9 (19.57%) Degree
6 9 (19.57%) OO
6 9 (19.57%) Active Directory
6 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (17.39%) Ajax
7 8 (17.39%) Manufacturing
7 8 (17.39%) JUnit
7 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (17.39%) REST
7 8 (17.39%) User Experience
7 8 (17.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 7 (15.22%) Jenkins
8 7 (15.22%) Apache Flex
8 7 (15.22%) Google
8 7 (15.22%) Maven
9 6 (13.04%) Retail
9 6 (13.04%) Hibernate
9 6 (13.04%) Scrum
9 6 (13.04%) GIS
9 6 (13.04%) Change Management
9 6 (13.04%) C

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 6 (13.04%) Apache
1 6 (13.04%) JBoss
2 5 (10.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (10.87%) CMS
3 3 (6.52%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.35%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.17%) Documentum
Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (17.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (13.04%) Acrobat
4 5 (10.87%) Photoshop
4 5 (10.87%) Windchill
5 3 (6.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (4.35%) 3ds Max
6 2 (4.35%) Maya
6 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (2.17%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (2.17%) FrameMaker
7 1 (2.17%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Teamcenter
2 1 (2.17%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (2.17%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 3 (6.52%) CheetahMail
1 3 (6.52%) MailChimp
1 3 (6.52%) Office 365
1 3 (6.52%) Silverpop
2 1 (2.17%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) FTP
2 3 (6.52%) VLAN
3 2 (4.35%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) Geospatial Data
1 6 (13.04%) GIS
1 6 (13.04%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.70%) JasperReports
2 4 (8.70%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) JUnit
2 7 (15.22%) Jenkins
2 7 (15.22%) Maven
3 6 (13.04%) Ant
4 4 (8.70%) ClearQuest
4 4 (8.70%) CruiseControl
4 4 (8.70%) FishEye
4 4 (8.70%) Hudson
4 4 (8.70%) JIRA
4 4 (8.70%) TeamCity
5 3 (6.52%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (4.35%) AccuRev
6 2 (4.35%) Axure RP
6 2 (4.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
6 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.35%) Selenium
6 2 (4.35%) SoapUI
6 2 (4.35%) Subversion
6 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (21.74%) Marketing
2 8 (17.39%) Manufacturing
3 6 (13.04%) Retail
4 4 (8.70%) Aerospace
4 4 (8.70%) Automotive
4 4 (8.70%) Finance
4 4 (8.70%) French Language
4 4 (8.70%) German Language
4 4 (8.70%) Military
4 4 (8.70%) Publishing
5 2 (4.35%) Games
5 2 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Designer
2 11 (23.91%) Developer
3 6 (13.04%) Java Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Email Designer
5 4 (8.70%) Configuration Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Agile Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.35%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Graphic Designer
7 2 (4.35%) Integration Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Training Manager
7 2 (4.35%) UI Designer
7 2 (4.35%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (32.61%) CSS
2 13 (28.26%) HTML
3 10 (21.74%) Spring
3 10 (21.74%) Web Services
4 8 (17.39%) Ajax
4 8 (17.39%) REST
5 7 (15.22%) Apache Flex
6 6 (13.04%) GWT
6 6 (13.04%) Hibernate
6 6 (13.04%) JSON
7 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
8 4 (8.70%) AWT
8 4 (8.70%) HTML5
8 4 (8.70%) JMS
8 4 (8.70%) Middleware
8 4 (8.70%) Swing
8 4 (8.70%) XHTML
8 4 (8.70%) XML
9 3 (6.52%) CSS3
9 3 (6.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) User Experience
2 4 (8.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (6.52%) CMDB
3 3 (6.52%) e-Learning
3 3 (6.52%) Social Media
4 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.35%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (4.35%) Clustering
4 2 (4.35%) Graphic Design
4 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.35%) Replication
5 1 (2.17%) Animation
5 1 (2.17%) Biotechnology
5 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.17%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Mac OS
2 2 (4.35%) Linux
2 2 (4.35%) Solaris
2 2 (4.35%) Unix
2 2 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) TDD
2 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (19.57%) OO
3 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (13.04%) Change Management
4 6 (13.04%) DevOps
4 6 (13.04%) Kanban
4 6 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (13.04%) Scrum
4 6 (13.04%) UML
4 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
5 4 (8.70%) Continuous Deployment
5 4 (8.70%) Data Management
5 4 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (8.70%) Information Management
5 4 (8.70%) Issue Tracking
5 4 (8.70%) Mathematics
5 4 (8.70%) Open Source
5 4 (8.70%) PDM
5 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
2 11 (23.91%) Java
3 6 (13.04%) C
4 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell
4 3 (6.52%) Java 8
4 3 (6.52%) SQL
5 2 (4.35%) C#
5 2 (4.35%) Lua
5 2 (4.35%) Python
5 2 (4.35%) VBA
6 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Degree
2 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared
2 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) HNC
4 2 (4.35%) PMP
5 1 (2.17%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 9 (19.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Google
2 6 (13.04%) IBM
3 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.70%) Apple
4 4 (8.70%) Atlassian
5 3 (6.52%) Altiris
5 3 (6.52%) Symantec
6 2 (4.35%) Avaya
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle
7 1 (2.17%) Omniture