Period
to 14 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 14 August 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 103 128
Rank change year-on-year -1 +25 -20
Contract jobs citing Adobe 28 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.96% 0.34% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 2.99% 0.98% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 2 7
Edinburgh median daily rate £393 £278 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.44% -34.71% +44.68%
10th Percentile £121 £217 £216
90th Percentile £580 £352 £463
Scotland median daily rate £350 £268 £375
% change year-on-year +30.84% -28.67% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £12.17 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £22.50 - -

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 Edinburgh.

All Vendors
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 938 818 1,088
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 32.05% 34.99% 40.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 496 433 559
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.03% +17.86%
10th Percentile £211 £257 £263
90th Percentile £534 £550 £525
Scotland median daily rate £389 £395 £375
% change year-on-year -1.58% +5.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 13 10
Edinburgh median hourly rate £16.68 £30.00 £29.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.40% +2.89% -10.08%
10th Percentile £10.73 £14.41 £11.45
90th Percentile £36.38 £46.46 £49.13
Scotland median hourly rate £16.38 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -40.45% -23.61% +125.00%

Adobe
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Adobe as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe in Edinburgh

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Adobe in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe in Edinburgh

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Adobe in Edinburgh

Adobe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 18 (64.29%) User Experience
2 15 (53.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 13 (46.43%) Axure RP
3 13 (46.43%) Wireframes
4 12 (42.86%) Photoshop
5 11 (39.29%) InVision
6 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (32.14%) Adobe Illustrator
7 9 (32.14%) Finance
7 9 (32.14%) HTML
7 9 (32.14%) Degree
8 8 (28.57%) Prototyping
9 7 (25.00%) Lean Thinking
9 7 (25.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 6 (21.43%) Usability Testing
10 6 (21.43%) CSS
10 6 (21.43%) CMS
10 6 (21.43%) Banking
11 5 (17.86%) Information Architecture
11 5 (17.86%) Customer Insight
12 3 (10.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (10.71%) DevOps
12 3 (10.71%) Analytics
12 3 (10.71%) Drupal
12 3 (10.71%) Retail Banking
12 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
12 3 (10.71%) Content Management
12 3 (10.71%) Web Accessibility
12 3 (10.71%) Windows
12 3 (10.71%) JavaScript

Adobe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (21.43%) CMS
2 3 (10.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (10.71%) Drupal
3 2 (7.14%) Apache
3 2 (7.14%) WordPress
4 1 (3.57%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Photoshop
2 11 (39.29%) InVision
3 9 (32.14%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (3.57%) 3ds Max
5 1 (3.57%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (3.57%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 15 (53.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) GitHub
2 1 (3.57%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Extranet
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
1 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.57%) LAN
1 1 (3.57%) SSL
1 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Axure RP
2 7 (25.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (7.14%) JIRA
4 1 (3.57%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Publishing
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Designer
2 14 (50.00%) UX Designer
3 2 (7.14%) Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) Photoshop Designer
3 2 (7.14%) Technical Support
3 2 (7.14%) UI Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) User Experience Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (3.57%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Digital Designer
4 1 (3.57%) Graphic Designer
4 1 (3.57%) Interaction Designer
4 1 (3.57%) SAP Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (3.57%) Technical Support Assistant
4 1 (3.57%) Web Editor
4 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) HTML
2 6 (21.43%) CSS
3 1 (3.57%) .NET
3 1 (3.57%) Ajax
3 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Flex
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.57%) Flash
3 1 (3.57%) HTML5
3 1 (3.57%) IDoc
3 1 (3.57%) JSON
3 1 (3.57%) Node.js
3 1 (3.57%) OAuth
3 1 (3.57%) REST
3 1 (3.57%) SAML
3 1 (3.57%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (3.57%) SOAP
3 1 (3.57%) Swagger
3 1 (3.57%) XHTML
3 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (64.29%) User Experience
2 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Graphic Design
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) e-Learning
4 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.57%) iPad
4 1 (3.57%) iPhone
4 1 (3.57%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (3.57%) NHS
4 1 (3.57%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) AIX
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Wireframes
2 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (28.57%) Prototyping
4 7 (25.00%) Lean Thinking
5 6 (21.43%) Usability Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Customer Insight
6 5 (17.86%) Information Architecture
7 3 (10.71%) Analytics
7 3 (10.71%) Content Management
7 3 (10.71%) DevOps
7 3 (10.71%) Front End Development
7 3 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (10.71%) Web Accessibility
8 2 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (7.14%) Change Management
8 2 (7.14%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
8 2 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (7.14%) Time Management
8 2 (7.14%) Use Case
8 2 (7.14%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.57%) ABAP
2 1 (3.57%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) PHP
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.57%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.57%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
1 1 (3.57%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (3.57%) TeamSite
1 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Apple
1 2 (7.14%) Google
2 1 (3.57%) HP
2 1 (3.57%) IBM
2 1 (3.57%) Rackspace
2 1 (3.57%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.57%) Splunk