Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 120 98
Rank change year-on-year +5 -22 +13
Contract jobs citing Adobe 25 21 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.88% 0.71% 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category 2.63% 2.14% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 7
Edinburgh median daily rate £395 £323 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.48% +43.33% -21.74%
10th Percentile £117 £98 £149
90th Percentile £422 £385 £451
Scotland median daily rate £390 £325 £310
% change year-on-year +20.00% +4.84% -11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £15.25 £26.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year -41.90% -27.08% +260.00%

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 952 981 790
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 33.62% 33.15% 40.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 456 557 434
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.95% +0.32%
10th Percentile £296 £256 £218
90th Percentile £575 £575 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 15
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £16.86 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.80% -13.54% -1.29%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.63 £14.35
90th Percentile £32.00 £36.50 £52.00
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% +32.35% +17.20%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 14 (56.00%) User Experience
2 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (40.00%) Finance
4 9 (36.00%) Axure RP
4 9 (36.00%) InVision
4 9 (36.00%) Design Thinking
5 8 (32.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 8 (32.00%) Banking
6 7 (28.00%) Web Analytics
6 7 (28.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 7 (28.00%) Analytics
6 7 (28.00%) Lean Thinking
7 6 (24.00%) Degree
7 6 (24.00%) Photoshop
8 5 (20.00%) HTML
8 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (20.00%) WebTrends
8 5 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (20.00%) Google
8 5 (20.00%) Google Analytics
8 5 (20.00%) Tealium
8 5 (20.00%) Wireframes
8 5 (20.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 5 (20.00%) Tag Management
8 5 (20.00%) Google Tag Manager
8 5 (20.00%) Customer Insight
9 4 (16.00%) Tableau
9 4 (16.00%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (16.00%) Prototyping
9 4 (16.00%) Decision-Making

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 2 (8.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (8.00%) CMS
1 2 (8.00%) Drupal
2 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) InVision
2 6 (24.00%) Photoshop
3 5 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (12.00%) Adobe Premiere
5 2 (8.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (8.00%) InDesign
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (8.00%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 5 (20.00%) WebTrends
2 3 (12.00%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 5 (20.00%) Google Analytics
2 5 (20.00%) Google Tag Manager
3 3 (12.00%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) LAN
1 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Axure RP
2 7 (28.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (8.00%) JIRA
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Marketing
3 3 (12.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Designer
2 9 (36.00%) UX Designer
3 6 (24.00%) Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Digital Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) User Experience Researcher
6 1 (4.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
6 1 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Graphic Designer
6 1 (4.00%) Interaction Designer
6 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Web Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Web Analytics Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Web Analytics Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) HTML
2 3 (12.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) User Experience
2 3 (12.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) e-Learning
3 1 (4.00%) iPad
3 1 (4.00%) iPhone
3 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) Design Thinking
3 7 (28.00%) Analytics
3 7 (28.00%) Lean Thinking
3 7 (28.00%) Web Analytics
4 5 (20.00%) Customer Insight
4 5 (20.00%) Tag Management
4 5 (20.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 5 (20.00%) Wireframes
5 4 (16.00%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (16.00%) Decision-Making
5 4 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (16.00%) Prototyping
5 4 (16.00%) Visualisation
6 3 (12.00%) Data-Driven Decision Making
6 3 (12.00%) Front End Development
6 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
7 2 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (8.00%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Google
1 5 (20.00%) Tealium
2 4 (16.00%) Tableau
3 3 (12.00%) AppDynamics
3 3 (12.00%) DoubleClick
3 3 (12.00%) Facebook
3 3 (12.00%) Tealeaf
4 2 (8.00%) Apple
5 1 (4.00%) HP