Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 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.

Adobe Creative Suite
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 563 610 649
Rank change year-on-year +47 +39 -17
Contract jobs citing Adobe Creative Suite 271 210 202
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.30% 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the Applications category 3.35% 2.59% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 152 142
England median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +27.27%
10th Percentile £207 £169 £205
90th Percentile £507 £450 £480
UK median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 6
England median hourly rate £13.00 £26.00 £19.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +30.29% +0.40%
10th Percentile £10.12 £19.60 £14.63
90th Percentile £24.75 £35.26 £79.38
UK median hourly rate £13.00 £26.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +36.84% -4.40%

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 8,101 8,098 10,115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.91% 9.08% 10.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,012 4,797 5,960
England median daily rate £350 £350 £350
10th Percentile £143 £150 £155
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
UK median daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 672 812 969
England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.00 £9.50
90th Percentile £34.59 £40.00 £38.41
UK median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £15.50

Adobe Creative Suite
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Adobe Creative Suite as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe Creative Suite in England

Adobe Creative Suite
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe Creative Suite in England over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Adobe Creative Suite in England

Adobe Creative Suite
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe Creative Suite in England

Adobe Creative Suite
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe Creative Suite in England over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor 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 21 January 2018. 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 -38 127 £369 +5.36% 64
South East +6 49 £338 +22.73% 27
Midlands +23 34 £339 -17.88% 24
East Midlands +26 27 £340 -12.26% 13
East of England +10 22 £375 +172.73% 15
South West +15 21 £400 +33.33% 7
North of England +43 18 £338 +5.47% 36
Yorkshire +11 14 £344 +5.77% 17
West Midlands +7 7 £300 -27.27% 11
North West +9 4 £250 -7.41% 19
Adobe Creative Suite
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe Creative Suite also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Adobe Creative Suite.

1 271 (100.00%) Adobe
2 150 (55.35%) HTML
3 142 (52.40%) CSS
4 132 (48.71%) User Experience
5 85 (31.37%) JavaScript
6 81 (29.89%) HTML5
7 80 (29.52%) Finance
8 75 (27.68%) Photoshop
9 70 (25.83%) CSS3
10 69 (25.46%) Agile Software Development
11 60 (22.14%) Adobe Illustrator
11 60 (22.14%) jQuery
12 59 (21.77%) Front End Development
13 52 (19.19%) Sass
14 49 (18.08%) Wireframes
15 48 (17.71%) Git (software)
15 48 (17.71%) Retail
16 41 (15.13%) Banking
17 35 (12.92%) Axure RP
17 35 (12.92%) Node.js
18 33 (12.18%) AngularJS
19 32 (11.81%) InDesign
20 29 (10.70%) E-Commerce
21 27 (9.96%) Responsive Web Design
22 26 (9.59%) OmniGraffle
23 25 (9.23%) React
23 25 (9.23%) Typography
23 25 (9.23%) Web Design
23 25 (9.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
24 23 (8.49%) Telecoms

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 11 (4.06%) CMS
2 10 (3.69%) Confluence
2 10 (3.69%) Marvel
3 8 (2.95%) WordPress
4 7 (2.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (1.48%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.74%) Umbraco
Applications
1 75 (27.68%) Photoshop
2 60 (22.14%) Adobe Illustrator
3 32 (11.81%) InDesign
4 26 (9.59%) OmniGraffle
5 25 (9.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 23 (8.49%) InVision
7 12 (4.43%) Microsoft Office
8 10 (3.69%) MS Visio
9 6 (2.21%) Adobe After Effects
9 6 (2.21%) Microsoft Excel
10 5 (1.85%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.37%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.37%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.37%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.37%) UserZoom
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.11%) Office 365
3 2 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.37%) Silverpop
4 1 (0.37%) SurveyMonkey
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.21%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 48 (17.71%) Git (software)
2 35 (12.92%) Axure RP
3 23 (8.49%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 16 (5.90%) Jasmine
4 16 (5.90%) Selenium
5 9 (3.32%) JIRA
6 8 (2.95%) Grunt
6 8 (2.95%) gulp
7 7 (2.58%) Eclipse
8 6 (2.21%) Dreamweaver
9 5 (1.85%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.37%) Babel
10 1 (0.37%) Mocha
10 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.37%) webpack
General
1 80 (29.52%) Finance
2 48 (17.71%) Retail
3 41 (15.13%) Banking
4 23 (8.49%) Telecoms
5 21 (7.75%) Marketing
6 12 (4.43%) Retail Banking
7 5 (1.85%) Publishing
8 4 (1.48%) Games
9 3 (1.11%) Advertising
10 2 (0.74%) Legal
10 2 (0.74%) Online Betting
11 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 153 (56.46%) Designer
2 84 (31.00%) Developer
3 67 (24.72%) UX Designer
4 57 (21.03%) UI Designer
5 50 (18.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 39 (14.39%) JavaScript Developer
7 37 (13.65%) Visual Designer
8 32 (11.81%) HTML Developer
9 31 (11.44%) HTML CSS Developer
10 23 (8.49%) Angular Developer
11 20 (7.38%) Senior Designer
12 19 (7.01%) Digital Designer
12 19 (7.01%) React Developer
13 18 (6.64%) Senior Developer
13 18 (6.64%) UI Developer
13 18 (6.64%) UI/UX Designer
14 15 (5.54%) Senior UI Designer
14 15 (5.54%) Telecoms Designer
15 13 (4.80%) Senior Visual Designer
16 11 (4.06%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (55.35%) HTML
2 142 (52.40%) CSS
3 81 (29.89%) HTML5
4 70 (25.83%) CSS3
5 60 (22.14%) jQuery
6 52 (19.19%) Sass
7 35 (12.92%) Node.js
8 33 (12.18%) AngularJS
9 25 (9.23%) React
10 22 (8.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (4.06%) J2EE
11 11 (4.06%) Web Services
12 5 (1.85%) LAMP
13 4 (1.48%) .NET
13 4 (1.48%) ASP.NET
14 3 (1.11%) Flash
15 2 (0.74%) LESS
15 2 (0.74%) OpenGL
15 2 (0.74%) XHTML
16 1 (0.37%) Chai
Miscellaneous
1 132 (48.71%) User Experience
2 17 (6.27%) Social Media
3 16 (5.90%) Mobile App
4 11 (4.06%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.21%) Fintech
5 6 (2.21%) Graphic Design
5 6 (2.21%) Video Editing
6 5 (1.85%) Animation
7 4 (1.48%) Online Banking
8 3 (1.11%) BBC
8 3 (1.11%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.74%) Blog
9 2 (0.74%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.74%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.37%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.37%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.37%) FMCG
10 1 (0.37%) Photography
10 1 (0.37%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.37%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.69%) Windows
2 2 (0.74%) Android
2 2 (0.74%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.37%) Linux
3 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (25.46%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (21.77%) Front End Development
3 49 (18.08%) Wireframes
4 29 (10.70%) E-Commerce
5 27 (9.96%) Responsive Web Design
6 25 (9.23%) Typography
6 25 (9.23%) Web Design
7 23 (8.49%) Visualisation
8 19 (7.01%) Prototyping
8 19 (7.01%) Time Management
8 19 (7.01%) Web Development
9 18 (6.64%) Data Visualisation
9 18 (6.64%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
10 17 (6.27%) UX Design
11 16 (5.90%) MVC
11 16 (5.90%) MVVM
12 13 (4.80%) Waterfall
13 12 (4.43%) Copywriting
13 12 (4.43%) Wealth Management
14 11 (4.06%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 85 (31.37%) JavaScript
2 11 (4.06%) Java
3 7 (2.58%) PHP
4 3 (1.11%) TypeScript
5 1 (0.37%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (7.01%) Degree
2 2 (0.74%) MBA
3 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.58%) ISO 9001
1 7 (2.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.37%) QA
Vendors
1 271 (100.00%) Adobe
2 9 (3.32%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.58%) Twitter
4 4 (1.48%) Facebook
5 2 (0.74%) Apple
5 2 (0.74%) Google
5 2 (0.74%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.37%) SAP