Period
to 21 October 2019

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 21 October 2019 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
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 104 118
Rank change year-on-year +24 +14 -2
Contract jobs citing Adobe 31 33 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.52% 1.12% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 4.07% 3.46% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 26 5
Edinburgh median daily rate £398 £382 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.19% +27.17% +33.33%
10th Percentile £313 £117 £127
90th Percentile £469 £405 £470
Scotland median daily rate £379 £350 £291
% change year-on-year +8.21% +20.17% -11.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £14.84 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -34.07% -
Scotland median hourly rate - £13.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year - -56.67% -16.67%

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 762 954 958
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 37.37% 32.46% 34.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 466 539
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £215 £231 £263
90th Percentile £576 £556 £546
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 9
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -31.11% +18.42%
10th Percentile £14.88 £10.75 £12.63
90th Percentile £27.13 £35.00 £43.39
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year +4.48% -33.00% +19.05%

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 21 October 2019.

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 21 October 2019, 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 (45.16%) HTML
1 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
2 13 (41.94%) User Experience
2 13 (41.94%) Sketch
3 12 (38.71%) CSS
3 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (35.48%) Axure RP
4 11 (35.48%) Wireframes
4 11 (35.48%) InVision
5 10 (32.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 8 (25.81%) Java
7 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (22.58%) Prototyping
8 6 (19.35%) Public Sector
8 6 (19.35%) Finance
9 5 (16.13%) HTML5
9 5 (16.13%) Analytics
10 4 (12.90%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (12.90%) Scrum
10 4 (12.90%) Project Management
11 3 (9.68%) SEO
11 3 (9.68%) JSP
11 3 (9.68%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (9.68%) Banking
11 3 (9.68%) Spring
11 3 (9.68%) Maven
11 3 (9.68%) Web Development
11 3 (9.68%) JSON
11 3 (9.68%) JIRA

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 10 (32.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.23%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Sketch
2 11 (35.48%) InVision
3 3 (9.68%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (9.68%) Adobe XD
3 3 (9.68%) Figma
4 2 (6.45%) Photoshop
5 1 (3.23%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (3.23%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (3.23%) Camtasia
5 1 (3.23%) InDesign
5 1 (3.23%) Snagit
5 1 (3.23%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 3 (9.68%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Skype
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Axure RP
2 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.68%) JIRA
2 3 (9.68%) Maven
3 2 (6.45%) Balsamiq
4 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
1 6 (19.35%) Public Sector
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Designer
2 10 (32.26%) Developer
3 7 (22.58%) UX Designer
4 4 (12.90%) Digital Designer
5 3 (9.68%) Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Digital Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Designer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Digital Designer
6 2 (6.45%) UI Designer
6 2 (6.45%) UI/UX Designer
6 2 (6.45%) Web Designer
7 1 (3.23%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Applications Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) e-Learning Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Interaction Designer
7 1 (3.23%) User Experience Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Visual Designer
7 1 (3.23%) Web Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) HTML
2 12 (38.71%) CSS
3 5 (16.13%) HTML5
4 3 (9.68%) JSON
4 3 (9.68%) JSP
4 3 (9.68%) Spring
5 2 (6.45%) CSS3
5 2 (6.45%) RESTful
6 1 (3.23%) Sass
6 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) User Experience
2 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.68%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) Animation
4 1 (3.23%) e-Learning
4 1 (3.23%) Graphic Design
4 1 (3.23%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) Wireframes
3 7 (22.58%) Prototyping
4 5 (16.13%) Analytics
5 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (12.90%) Project Management
5 4 (12.90%) Scrum
6 3 (9.68%) Project Delivery
6 3 (9.68%) Rapid Prototyping
6 3 (9.68%) SEO
6 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
6 3 (9.68%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 3 (9.68%) Web Development
7 2 (6.45%) Design Thinking
7 2 (6.45%) Lean Thinking
7 2 (6.45%) Quality Management
7 2 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (6.45%) Tag Management
7 2 (6.45%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (6.45%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
2 8 (25.81%) Java
3 2 (6.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) GDPR
2 1 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.45%) Tealium