Period
to 20 October 2021

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 20 October 2021 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
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 113 84 159
Rank change year-on-year -29 +75 +9
Contract jobs citing Adobe 27 4 24
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 1.08% 0.33% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 2.64% 0.74% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 1 11
10th Percentile £274 " £219
25th Percentile £459 " £263
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £485 £500 £450
Median % change year-on-year -3.00% +11.11% +56.52%
75th Percentile £500 " £525
90th Percentile £548 " £625
England median daily rate £463 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +12.12% +3.13% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £62.50 - -
England median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year +13.64% -56.00% +138.10%

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 1,023 540 1,777
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 41.10% 44.96% 44.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 598 318 1,078
10th Percentile £143 £200 £200
25th Percentile £277 £300 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £400 £425
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -
75th Percentile £530 £500 £525
90th Percentile £611 £577 £600
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 49 87
10th Percentile £11.61 £12.84 £10.78
25th Percentile £13.25 £15.88 £13.13
Median hourly rate £14.50 £45.00 £16.20
Median % change year-on-year -67.78% +177.78% -4.71%
75th Percentile £27.75 £47.50 £46.50
90th Percentile £46.50 £54.00 £53.75
England median hourly rate £19.20 £20.34 £19.00
% change year-on-year -5.58% +7.03% +9.70%

Adobe
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Adobe as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Adobe in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Adobe in the East of England

Adobe
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Adobe in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Adobe in the East of England

Adobe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Adobe in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for Adobe in the East of England

Adobe
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Adobe in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

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 20 October 2021. 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 -14 10 £500 - 7
Hertfordshire -25 10 £475 - 6
Essex -13 5 £473 - 4
Bedfordshire - 2 £570 - 1
Adobe
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, 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 12 (44.44%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) Software Engineering
2 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
3 8 (29.63%) XML
3 8 (29.63%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 7 (25.93%) User Experience
4 7 (25.93%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (25.93%) Publishing
4 7 (25.93%) Time Management
5 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (22.22%) FrameMaker
5 6 (22.22%) XSLT
5 6 (22.22%) C
5 6 (22.22%) C++
5 6 (22.22%) Python
5 6 (22.22%) Sketch
5 6 (22.22%) Social Skills
5 6 (22.22%) Accessibility
5 6 (22.22%) Prototyping
5 6 (22.22%) DevOps
6 5 (18.52%) Typography
6 5 (18.52%) Analytics
6 5 (18.52%) Presentation Skills
6 5 (18.52%) Zeplin
6 5 (18.52%) HTML
6 5 (18.52%) CSS
6 5 (18.52%) W3C
6 5 (18.52%) Marketing
6 5 (18.52%) Computer Science

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 2 (7.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (7.41%) Apache
1 2 (7.41%) CMS
1 2 (7.41%) JBoss
1 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) FrameMaker
1 6 (22.22%) Sketch
2 5 (18.52%) Zeplin
3 3 (11.11%) Photoshop
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (3.70%) Figma
5 1 (3.70%) InVision
5 1 (3.70%) Marvel
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 4 (14.81%) Google Analytics
3 2 (7.41%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (7.41%) GitHub
3 2 (7.41%) Power Platform
4 1 (3.70%) Azure
4 1 (3.70%) GCP
4 1 (3.70%) Google Data Studio
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Tableau
2 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.41%) Power BI
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
2 5 (18.52%) Gerrit
3 2 (7.41%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
3 2 (7.41%) IntelliJ
3 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.41%) JUnit
3 2 (7.41%) Selenium
4 1 (3.70%) AdminStudio
4 1 (3.70%) Axure RP
4 1 (3.70%) Fiddler
4 1 (3.70%) InstallShield
4 1 (3.70%) MSI
General
1 7 (25.93%) Publishing
2 6 (22.22%) Social Skills
3 5 (18.52%) Marketing
3 5 (18.52%) Presentation Skills
4 4 (14.81%) Influencing Skills
5 3 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (7.41%) Advertising
6 2 (7.41%) Organisational Skills
7 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
7 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Designer
1 8 (29.63%) Software Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) UI Designer
3 4 (14.81%) Python Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Python Software Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Java Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Web Designer
5 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) CMS Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (3.70%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (3.70%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Marketing Director
6 1 (3.70%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) XML
2 6 (22.22%) XSLT
3 5 (18.52%) CSS
3 5 (18.52%) HTML
4 4 (14.81%) Spring
5 3 (11.11%) HTML5
6 2 (7.41%) EJB
6 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
6 2 (7.41%) J2EE
6 2 (7.41%) J2SE
6 2 (7.41%) jQuery
6 2 (7.41%) JSON
6 2 (7.41%) Play Framework
6 2 (7.41%) React
6 2 (7.41%) REST
6 2 (7.41%) SOAP
7 1 (3.70%) CSS3
7 1 (3.70%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (25.93%) User Experience
3 5 (18.52%) W3C
4 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing Technology
4 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Android
1 5 (18.52%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.41%) Unix
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2016
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (37.04%) Software Engineering
2 7 (25.93%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (25.93%) Time Management
3 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (22.22%) DevOps
3 6 (22.22%) Prototyping
4 5 (18.52%) Analytics
4 5 (18.52%) Computer Architecture
4 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
4 5 (18.52%) Software Testing
4 5 (18.52%) Typography
5 4 (14.81%) Microservices
6 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (11.11%) Decision-Making
6 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 3 (11.11%) Validation
6 3 (11.11%) Wireframes
7 2 (7.41%) Scrum
7 2 (7.41%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) C
1 6 (22.22%) C++
1 6 (22.22%) Python
2 4 (14.81%) Java
2 4 (14.81%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) Scala
4 1 (3.70%) PHP
4 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
1 3 (11.11%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) Accessibility
2 2 (7.41%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Docker
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Google
2 2 (7.41%) Alteryx
2 2 (7.41%) Dynatrace
2 2 (7.41%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (7.41%) Omniture
2 2 (7.41%) Splunk
2 2 (7.41%) webMethods
3 1 (3.70%) Ensighten
3 1 (3.70%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) Kofax
3 1 (3.70%) LexisNexis
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com