Period
to 27 April 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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 85 150
Rank change year-on-year -67 +65 -41
Contract jobs citing Adobe 46 106 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.04% 2.47% 0.88%
As % of the Vendors category 2.23% 5.41% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 68 23
East of England median daily rate £350 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.50% +48.84%
10th Percentile £226 £250 £225
90th Percentile £563 £466 £449
England median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 6
East of England median hourly rate £22.50 £31.45 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.46% +19.81% +118.75%
10th Percentile £16.05 £28.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £35.00 £46.00 £45.25
England median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year -6.98% -23.89% +61.43%

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 2,060 1,958 2,361
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 46.71% 45.56% 47.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,173 1,160 1,290
East of England median daily rate £425 £396 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.26% -0.94% -
10th Percentile £180 £200 £213
90th Percentile £588 £563 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 139 210
East of England median hourly rate £15.86 £19.00 £17.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.53% +10.95% -14.38%
10th Percentile £10.66 £10.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £46.08 £43.70 £48.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.77 £18.75
% change year-on-year -1.52% -5.23% +8.04%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 27 April 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
Hertfordshire +4 15 £338 +159.62% 20
Cambridgeshire -22 12 £300 -26.15% 9
Bedfordshire +2 10 £275 -20.29% 5
Essex -42 7 £525 +50.00% 21
Norfolk - 2 £438 - 4
Adobe
England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 16 (34.78%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (32.61%) CSS
3 13 (28.26%) Marketing
4 12 (26.09%) HTML
5 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
5 11 (23.91%) Degree
6 9 (19.57%) User Experience
7 8 (17.39%) Acrobat
7 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (15.22%) Retail
8 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
8 7 (15.22%) Java
8 7 (15.22%) Web Services
8 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
8 7 (15.22%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (13.04%) JIRA
9 6 (13.04%) Google
9 6 (13.04%) Ajax
9 6 (13.04%) Jenkins
9 6 (13.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 6 (13.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 6 (13.04%) OO
9 6 (13.04%) C
9 6 (13.04%) IBM
9 6 (13.04%) Spring
9 6 (13.04%) Maven
9 6 (13.04%) TDD
9 6 (13.04%) Change Management
9 6 (13.04%) Manufacturing
9 6 (13.04%) CMS

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%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 6 (13.04%) CMS
2 4 (8.70%) Apache
2 4 (8.70%) JBoss
3 3 (6.52%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.35%) Confluence
4 2 (4.35%) SAS
4 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.17%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.17%) Documentum
Applications
1 16 (34.78%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (17.39%) Acrobat
3 6 (13.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (10.87%) Windchill
5 4 (8.70%) Photoshop
6 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (6.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (4.35%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (2.17%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (2.17%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (2.17%) FrameMaker
8 1 (2.17%) InVision
Business Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (8.70%) Teamcenter
3 2 (4.35%) Unica
4 1 (2.17%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 3 (6.52%) CheetahMail
2 3 (6.52%) MailChimp
2 3 (6.52%) Silverpop
3 2 (4.35%) Office 365
4 1 (2.17%) Force.com
4 1 (2.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) FTP
2 2 (4.35%) Unified Communications
2 2 (4.35%) VLAN
3 1 (2.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.70%) Geospatial Data
2 4 (8.70%) GIS
2 4 (8.70%) JasperReports
2 4 (8.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Jenkins
1 6 (13.04%) JIRA
1 6 (13.04%) Maven
2 5 (10.87%) Ant
2 5 (10.87%) JUnit
3 4 (8.70%) ClearQuest
3 4 (8.70%) CruiseControl
3 4 (8.70%) FishEye
3 4 (8.70%) Hudson
3 4 (8.70%) TeamCity
4 3 (6.52%) Axure RP
4 3 (6.52%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (4.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (2.17%) AccuRev
6 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.17%) Gradle
6 1 (2.17%) Selenium
6 1 (2.17%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (28.26%) Marketing
2 7 (15.22%) Retail
3 6 (13.04%) Manufacturing
4 5 (10.87%) Finance
4 5 (10.87%) Publishing
5 4 (8.70%) Aerospace
5 4 (8.70%) Automotive
5 4 (8.70%) French Language
5 4 (8.70%) German Language
5 4 (8.70%) Military
6 3 (6.52%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (2.17%) Games
7 1 (2.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Designer
2 5 (10.87%) Developer
2 5 (10.87%) Email Designer
3 4 (8.70%) Analyst
3 4 (8.70%) Configuration Manager
3 4 (8.70%) Project Manager
3 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Software Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Training Manager
4 2 (4.35%) Applications Developer
4 2 (4.35%) Business Analyst
4 2 (4.35%) Contracts Manager
4 2 (4.35%) CRM Manager
4 2 (4.35%) Java Developer
4 2 (4.35%) Support Analyst
4 2 (4.35%) UI Designer
4 2 (4.35%) Web Developer
5 1 (2.17%) Consultant
5 1 (2.17%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (32.61%) CSS
2 12 (26.09%) HTML
3 7 (15.22%) Web Services
4 6 (13.04%) Ajax
4 6 (13.04%) Spring
5 5 (10.87%) Apache Flex
5 5 (10.87%) HTML5
5 5 (10.87%) REST
6 4 (8.70%) AWT
6 4 (8.70%) GWT
6 4 (8.70%) Hibernate
6 4 (8.70%) JMS
6 4 (8.70%) JSON
6 4 (8.70%) Middleware
6 4 (8.70%) Swing
7 3 (6.52%) AngularJS
7 3 (6.52%) CSS3
7 3 (6.52%) XML
8 2 (4.35%) Adobe AIR
8 2 (4.35%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) User Experience
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (8.70%) Social Media
3 3 (6.52%) e-Learning
4 2 (4.35%) CMDB
5 1 (2.17%) Biotechnology
5 1 (2.17%) Clustering
5 1 (2.17%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.17%) Replication
5 1 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.17%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Mac OS
2 1 (2.17%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Solaris
2 1 (2.17%) Unix
2 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (15.22%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
3 6 (13.04%) Change Management
3 6 (13.04%) OO
3 6 (13.04%) TDD
4 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (10.87%) CRM
5 4 (8.70%) Analytics
5 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
5 4 (8.70%) Continuous Deployment
5 4 (8.70%) Creative Thinking
5 4 (8.70%) DevOps
5 4 (8.70%) Issue Tracking
5 4 (8.70%) Kanban
5 4 (8.70%) Open Source
5 4 (8.70%) Time Management
5 4 (8.70%) UML
5 4 (8.70%) Unit Testing
5 4 (8.70%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
2 7 (15.22%) Java
3 6 (13.04%) C
4 4 (8.70%) SQL
5 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.35%) VBA
6 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) HNC
2 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Google
1 6 (13.04%) IBM
2 4 (8.70%) Atlassian
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.35%) Alterian
3 2 (4.35%) Altiris
3 2 (4.35%) Apple
3 2 (4.35%) Avaya
3 2 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.35%) Symantec
3 2 (4.35%) Teradata
4 1 (2.17%) Omniture
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle