Period
to 28 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Adobe Creative Suite skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Adobe Creative Suite over the 6 months to 28 November 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.

Adobe Creative Suite
UK > England
6 months to
28 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 637 475 681
Rank change year-on-year -162 +206 +62
Contract jobs citing Adobe Creative Suite 123 48 101
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Applications category 2.29% 2.10% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 28 70
10th Percentile £240 £197 £155
25th Percentile £313 £210 £194
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £388 £350 £325
Median % change year-on-year +10.71% +7.69% -7.14%
75th Percentile £488 £365 £438
90th Percentile £568 £429 £489
UK median daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £25.00 - -

Adobe Creative Suite is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 5,376 2,285 6,457
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.67% 7.53% 8.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,503 1,484 3,881
10th Percentile £150 £135 £143
25th Percentile £261 £217 £219
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £375 £375
Median % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
75th Percentile £538 £494 £475
90th Percentile £625 £575 £560
UK median daily rate £425 £375 £366
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.46% -2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 439 187 608
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.18 £11.24
25th Percentile £13.25 £13.47 £13.50
Median hourly rate £17.98 £20.00 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year -10.10% +14.29% +9.38%
75th Percentile £28.75 £37.50 £24.81
90th Percentile £45.10 £51.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +14.29% +9.38%

Adobe Creative Suite
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Adobe Creative Suite as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe Creative Suite in England

Adobe Creative Suite
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Adobe Creative Suite in England.

Daily rate trend for Adobe Creative Suite in England

Adobe Creative Suite
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Adobe Creative Suite in England over the 6 months to 28 November 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Adobe Creative Suite in England

Adobe Creative Suite
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Adobe Creative Suite in England.

Hourly rate trend for Adobe Creative Suite in England

Adobe Creative Suite
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Adobe Creative Suite in England over the 6 months to 28 November 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Adobe Creative Suite in England

Adobe Creative Suite
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe Creative Suite within the England region over the 6 months to 28 November 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
London -141 89 £388 +10.71% 22
North of England -61 14 £390 -2.50% 5
South East -90 8 £250 +17.65% 9
Yorkshire -38 7 £400 - 2
North West - 6 £325 - 3
South West -49 3 £400 -
Midlands - 3 £153 - 1
East Midlands - 2 - - 1
North East -10 1 £250 -
West Midlands - 1 £153 -
Adobe Creative Suite
UK

For the 6 months to 28 November 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe Creative Suite 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 England region with a requirement for Adobe Creative Suite.

1 123 (100.00%) Adobe
2 63 (51.22%) User Experience
3 47 (38.21%) Wireframes
4 41 (33.33%) Sketch
5 38 (30.89%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (30.08%) Figma
7 34 (27.64%) Social Skills
8 30 (24.39%) Finance
9 29 (23.58%) InVision
10 28 (22.76%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
11 26 (21.14%) Marketing
12 24 (19.51%) HTML
13 22 (17.89%) CSS
14 20 (16.26%) Microsoft Office
15 19 (15.45%) Microsoft
16 18 (14.63%) JavaScript
17 17 (13.82%) Prototyping
18 16 (13.01%) Analytics
18 16 (13.01%) Photoshop
19 15 (12.20%) Digital Marketing
19 15 (12.20%) Microsoft 365
19 15 (12.20%) Presentation Skills
19 15 (12.20%) Accessibility
20 14 (11.38%) Adobe Illustrator
21 13 (10.57%) Windows
21 13 (10.57%) Active Directory
21 13 (10.57%) Animation
22 12 (9.76%) InDesign
22 12 (9.76%) Insurtech
23 11 (8.94%) Problem-Solving

Adobe Creative Suite
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 9 (7.32%) WordPress
2 7 (5.69%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.88%) CMS
4 5 (4.07%) Confluence
5 3 (2.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.63%) Drupal
6 2 (1.63%) Headless CMS
6 2 (1.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 41 (33.33%) Sketch
2 37 (30.08%) Figma
3 29 (23.58%) InVision
4 20 (16.26%) Microsoft Office
5 16 (13.01%) Photoshop
6 14 (11.38%) Adobe Illustrator
7 12 (9.76%) InDesign
8 9 (7.32%) Adobe After Effects
8 9 (7.32%) Adobe Premiere
8 9 (7.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 4 (3.25%) Adobe XD
10 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
11 2 (1.63%) Camtasia
11 2 (1.63%) CINEMA 4D
12 1 (0.81%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.81%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.81%) Blender
Business Applications
1 3 (2.44%) Magento
2 2 (1.63%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.20%) Microsoft 365
2 10 (8.13%) Miro
3 7 (5.69%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (2.44%) GitHub
5 2 (1.63%) Amplience
5 2 (1.63%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.63%) SaaS
6 1 (0.81%) Azure
6 1 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.50%) DHCP
1 8 (6.50%) DNS
2 7 (5.69%) Junos
2 7 (5.69%) LAN
2 7 (5.69%) SAN
2 7 (5.69%) VPN
2 7 (5.69%) WAN
3 3 (2.44%) Internet
4 1 (0.81%) Broadband
4 1 (0.81%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.81%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (0.81%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (7.32%) Axure RP
2 6 (4.88%) Grunt
3 5 (4.07%) JIRA
4 4 (3.25%) Subversion
5 3 (2.44%) Bitbucket
5 3 (2.44%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.44%) gulp
General
1 34 (27.64%) Social Skills
2 30 (24.39%) Finance
3 26 (21.14%) Marketing
4 15 (12.20%) Presentation Skills
5 11 (8.94%) Retail
6 5 (4.07%) Banking
7 4 (3.25%) Multimedia
8 3 (2.44%) German Language
8 3 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (2.44%) Publishing
9 2 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.63%) Public Sector
9 2 (1.63%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.81%) Advertising
10 1 (0.81%) Documentation Skills
10 1 (0.81%) Legal
10 1 (0.81%) Organisational Skills
10 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 77 (62.60%) Designer
2 36 (29.27%) UX Designer
3 20 (16.26%) UI Designer
4 13 (10.57%) Senior Designer
5 12 (9.76%) Lead Designer
5 12 (9.76%) UI/UX Designer
6 11 (8.94%) Senior UX Designer
7 10 (8.13%) Developer
7 10 (8.13%) Support Engineer
8 8 (6.50%) Digital Designer
9 7 (5.69%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (4.07%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 5 (4.07%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (4.07%) Graphic Designer
10 5 (4.07%) Mac Engineer
11 4 (3.25%) Business Consultant
11 4 (3.25%) Consultant
11 4 (3.25%) HTML Developer
11 4 (3.25%) Video Editor
12 3 (2.44%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (19.51%) HTML
2 22 (17.89%) CSS
3 11 (8.94%) jQuery
4 7 (5.69%) HTML5
4 7 (5.69%) Sass
5 6 (4.88%) CSS3
5 6 (4.88%) Node.js
6 3 (2.44%) Ajax
6 3 (2.44%) Apache Flex
6 3 (2.44%) CakePHP
6 3 (2.44%) JSON
6 3 (2.44%) React
6 3 (2.44%) Redux
7 2 (1.63%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.63%) Semantic HTML
7 2 (1.63%) WAMP
7 2 (1.63%) XHTML
8 1 (0.81%) Framer.js
Miscellaneous
1 63 (51.22%) User Experience
2 13 (10.57%) Animation
3 9 (7.32%) Mobile App
4 7 (5.69%) Graphic Design
4 7 (5.69%) iPad
4 7 (5.69%) iPhone
5 6 (4.88%) Social Media
6 5 (4.07%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.07%) Motion Graphics
7 3 (2.44%) e-Learning
7 3 (2.44%) W3C
8 2 (1.63%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.63%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.81%) Media Streaming
9 1 (0.81%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (0.81%) Video Editing
9 1 (0.81%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.57%) Windows
2 8 (6.50%) Windows 10
3 7 (5.69%) Windows 7
3 7 (5.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (5.69%) Windows Server 2019
4 5 (4.07%) Linux
4 5 (4.07%) Mac OS
4 5 (4.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.07%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.81%) Android
5 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (38.21%) Wireframes
2 38 (30.89%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (22.76%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 17 (13.82%) Prototyping
5 16 (13.01%) Analytics
6 15 (12.20%) Digital Marketing
7 12 (9.76%) Insurtech
8 11 (8.94%) E-Commerce
8 11 (8.94%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (8.94%) Use Case
8 11 (8.94%) Workflow
9 10 (8.13%) Design Thinking
9 10 (8.13%) Information Architecture
10 9 (7.32%) Coaching
10 9 (7.32%) Workshop Facilitation
11 8 (6.50%) Data Analysis
11 8 (6.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 8 (6.50%) Storytelling
11 8 (6.50%) User Research
12 7 (5.69%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 18 (14.63%) JavaScript
2 7 (5.69%) SQL
3 3 (2.44%) ES6
3 3 (2.44%) ES7
3 3 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (5.69%) Degree
2 5 (4.07%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.44%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.44%) PMP
4 2 (1.63%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.81%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.20%) Accessibility
2 3 (2.44%) WCAG
3 2 (1.63%) QA
System Software
1 13 (10.57%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.69%) VMware Workstation
2 7 (5.69%) vSphere
3 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (4.07%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 123 (100.00%) Adobe
2 19 (15.45%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.69%) Apple
3 7 (5.69%) Dell
3 7 (5.69%) Juniper
3 7 (5.69%) Kaspersky
3 7 (5.69%) Oracle
3 7 (5.69%) Veeam
3 7 (5.69%) VMware
4 5 (4.07%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.44%) Marketo
6 2 (1.63%) Google
6 2 (1.63%) Okta
6 2 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.81%) Atlassian