Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 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
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 105 126
Rank change year-on-year -2 +21 -22
Contract jobs citing Adobe 22 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.76% 0.15% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 2.38% 0.40% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 11
Edinburgh median daily rate £390 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.00% +33.33% +50.00%
10th Percentile £150 £450 £250
90th Percentile £618 £550 £463
Scotland median daily rate £313 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -26.47% +21.43% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £12.17 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £17.34 £15.86 -
% change year-on-year +9.30% - -

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 926 749 1,112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 32.01% 36.99% 39.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 394 559
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.03% +17.52%
10th Percentile £213 £233 £269
90th Percentile £538 £550 £550
Scotland median daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +2.67% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 8
Edinburgh median hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £27.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.00% -8.78% -29.27%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.90 £11.35
90th Percentile £35.00 £52.17 £49.88
Scotland median hourly rate £15.75 £30.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -47.50% -20.00% +108.33%

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 19 June 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 19 June 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 13 (59.09%) User Experience
2 12 (54.55%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 11 (50.00%) Axure RP
4 10 (45.45%) Wireframes
5 9 (40.91%) Photoshop
6 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (36.36%) Prototyping
7 7 (31.82%) Finance
8 6 (27.27%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (27.27%) HTML
8 6 (27.27%) InVision
8 6 (27.27%) Degree
9 5 (22.73%) Usability Testing
9 5 (22.73%) Information Architecture
9 5 (22.73%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 5 (22.73%) CMS
10 4 (18.18%) CSS
10 4 (18.18%) DevOps
10 4 (18.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (13.64%) Lean Thinking
11 3 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
11 3 (13.64%) Apache
11 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
11 3 (13.64%) Banking
12 2 (9.09%) IBM HTTP Server
12 2 (9.09%) Content Management
12 2 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
12 2 (9.09%) Google
12 2 (9.09%) JIRA
12 2 (9.09%) Unix

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 5 (22.73%) CMS
2 4 (18.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Apache
4 2 (9.09%) Drupal
4 2 (9.09%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (9.09%) WordPress
5 1 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
5 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Photoshop
2 6 (27.27%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (27.27%) InVision
3 2 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (4.55%) 3ds Max
4 1 (4.55%) Maya
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (54.55%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) GitHub
2 1 (4.55%) Google Analytics
2 1 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (4.55%) Extranet
2 1 (4.55%) HTTPS
2 1 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Axure RP
2 5 (22.73%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (9.09%) JIRA
4 1 (4.55%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Publishing
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Designer
2 9 (40.91%) UX Designer
3 2 (9.09%) Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Photoshop Designer
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Support
3 2 (9.09%) UI Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) User Experience Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Content Editor
4 1 (4.55%) Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Graphic Designer
4 1 (4.55%) SAP Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Support Assistant
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Assistant
4 1 (4.55%) UI Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) UX Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Web Content Editor
4 1 (4.55%) Web Editor
4 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) HTML
2 4 (18.18%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) .NET
3 1 (4.55%) Ajax
3 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Flex
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.55%) DHTML
3 1 (4.55%) Flash
3 1 (4.55%) HTML5
3 1 (4.55%) JSON
3 1 (4.55%) Node.js
3 1 (4.55%) OAuth
3 1 (4.55%) REST
3 1 (4.55%) SAML
3 1 (4.55%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (4.55%) SOAP
3 1 (4.55%) Swagger
3 1 (4.55%) XHTML
3 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Graphic Design
2 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.55%) Motion Graphics
2 1 (4.55%) NHS
2 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) AIX
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
1 2 (9.09%) Unix
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Wireframes
2 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Prototyping
3 5 (22.73%) Information Architecture
3 5 (22.73%) Usability Testing
4 4 (18.18%) DevOps
5 3 (13.64%) Lean Thinking
5 3 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (9.09%) Analytics
6 2 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (9.09%) Content Management
6 2 (9.09%) Customer Insight
6 2 (9.09%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
6 2 (9.09%) Project Management
6 2 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (9.09%) Web Accessibility
7 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.55%) OO
7 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.55%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) ABAP
2 1 (4.55%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.55%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (4.55%) TeamSite
1 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Google
1 2 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (4.55%) F5
2 1 (4.55%) Rackspace
2 1 (4.55%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) Sitecore
2 1 (4.55%) Splunk