Period
to 9 May 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 9 May 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
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 522 547 735
Rank change year-on-year +25 +188 -159
Contract jobs citing Adobe Creative Suite 90 71 108
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Applications category 2.87% 1.74% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 61 63
10th Percentile £205 £188 £163
25th Percentile £313 £250 £260
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £363 £380 £375
Median % change year-on-year -4.61% +1.33% -
75th Percentile £425 £438 £450
90th Percentile £468 £530 £494
UK median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
10th Percentile " " "
25th Percentile £36.25 " £20.69
Median hourly rate £37.50 - £21.16
75th Percentile £38.75 " £21.64
90th Percentile " " "
UK median hourly rate £37.50 - £21.16

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 3,136 4,075 6,941
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.05% 8.75% 8.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,863 2,433 4,169
10th Percentile £153 £146 £146
25th Percentile £253 £210 £228
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £363 £375
Median % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +2.74%
75th Percentile £500 £488 £488
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
UK median daily rate £400 £361 £375
% change year-on-year +10.79% -3.72% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 313 442 563
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.26 £10.75
25th Percentile £13.25 £13.38 £12.76
Median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median % change year-on-year +11.43% +6.06% +2.48%
75th Percentile £28.75 £22.39 £24.88
90th Percentile £45.00 £42.16 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +2.78% +9.09% +3.13%

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 9 May 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
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 9 May 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 -12 53 £350 -12.50% 5
South East +61 21 £425 +88.89% 5
North of England +39 8 £400 -23.44% 8
Yorkshire +20 8 £400 -23.81% 6
South West +36 2 £400 - 4
Midlands +17 1 - - 3
East Midlands - 1 - - 2
Adobe Creative Suite
UK

For the 6 months to 9 May 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 90 (100.00%) Adobe
2 37 (41.11%) User Experience
3 29 (32.22%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (30.00%) HTML
4 27 (30.00%) Storytelling
5 25 (27.78%) Workshop Facilitation
5 25 (27.78%) CSS
6 24 (26.67%) Service Design
7 21 (23.33%) Wireframes
7 21 (23.33%) User Stories
7 21 (23.33%) Acceptance Criteria
8 19 (21.11%) Backlog Management
8 19 (21.11%) Product Management
9 18 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 18 (20.00%) Photoshop
9 18 (20.00%) Microsoft 365
10 17 (18.89%) Human-Centred Design
11 16 (17.78%) Sketch
11 16 (17.78%) InVision
11 16 (17.78%) Microsoft
11 16 (17.78%) Adobe Illustrator
12 15 (16.67%) Use Case
12 15 (16.67%) Social Skills
13 14 (15.56%) Figma
13 14 (15.56%) Animation
14 13 (14.44%) Marketing
14 13 (14.44%) Epics
14 13 (14.44%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
14 13 (14.44%) Prototyping
15 12 (13.33%) A/B Testing

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 10 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.44%) CMS
3 2 (2.22%) WordPress
4 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (20.00%) Photoshop
2 16 (17.78%) Adobe Illustrator
2 16 (17.78%) InVision
2 16 (17.78%) Sketch
3 14 (15.56%) Figma
4 12 (13.33%) Adobe After Effects
4 12 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
5 11 (12.22%) Adobe Premiere
6 10 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 8 (8.89%) CINEMA 4D
8 6 (6.67%) Adobe XD
9 4 (4.44%) InDesign
10 3 (3.33%) Adobe Captivate
11 2 (2.22%) Autodesk Flame
11 2 (2.22%) Maya
11 2 (2.22%) NUKE
12 1 (1.11%) FrameMaker
12 1 (1.11%) MadCap Flare
12 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
12 1 (1.11%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (20.00%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (4.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (2.22%) Azure
3 2 (2.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.33%) Intranet
2 2 (2.22%) DHCP
2 2 (2.22%) DNS
2 2 (2.22%) Internet
2 2 (2.22%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.11%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.33%) Axure RP
3 2 (2.22%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.22%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (2.22%) Grunt
3 2 (2.22%) gulp
3 2 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 15 (16.67%) Social Skills
2 13 (14.44%) Marketing
3 5 (5.56%) Multimedia
3 5 (5.56%) Organisational Skills
4 4 (4.44%) Finance
5 3 (3.33%) Banking
5 3 (3.33%) Presentation Skills
6 1 (1.11%) Advertising
6 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.11%) French Language
6 1 (1.11%) Games
6 1 (1.11%) Legal
6 1 (1.11%) Publishing
6 1 (1.11%) Retail
6 1 (1.11%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.11%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 63 (70.00%) Designer
2 24 (26.67%) Digital Designer
3 19 (21.11%) UX Designer
4 16 (17.78%) UI Designer
5 15 (16.67%) Graphic Designer
6 11 (12.22%) Digital UX Designer
7 10 (11.11%) Senior Designer
7 10 (11.11%) UI/UX Designer
8 9 (10.00%) Developer
8 9 (10.00%) Senior Digital Designer
9 8 (8.89%) Lead Designer
10 5 (5.56%) HTML CSS Designer
11 4 (4.44%) Applications Developer
11 4 (4.44%) Creative Designer
11 4 (4.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 4 (4.44%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (4.44%) Mac Developer
11 4 (4.44%) Senior UX Designer
11 4 (4.44%) Support Engineer
11 4 (4.44%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (30.00%) HTML
2 25 (27.78%) CSS
3 8 (8.89%) HTML5
4 6 (6.67%) CSS3
5 4 (4.44%) jQuery
6 3 (3.33%) Node.js
7 2 (2.22%) Ajax
7 2 (2.22%) CakePHP
7 2 (2.22%) Framer.js
7 2 (2.22%) JSON
7 2 (2.22%) React
7 2 (2.22%) Redux
7 2 (2.22%) Sass
7 2 (2.22%) XHTML
8 1 (1.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (1.11%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 37 (41.11%) User Experience
2 14 (15.56%) Animation
3 9 (10.00%) Social Media
4 8 (8.89%) Video Editing
5 6 (6.67%) Graphic Design
6 4 (4.44%) e-Learning
6 4 (4.44%) Motion Graphics
7 3 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (2.22%) Blog
8 2 (2.22%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (2.22%) Digital Media
8 2 (2.22%) Learning Management System
8 2 (2.22%) Podcast
8 2 (2.22%) SCORM
8 2 (2.22%) Video on Demand
9 1 (1.11%) Media Streaming
9 1 (1.11%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (1.11%) Photography
9 1 (1.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.89%) Windows
2 7 (7.78%) Mac OS
3 6 (6.67%) Windows 10
4 3 (3.33%) Linux
5 2 (2.22%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.11%) Android
6 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.22%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (30.00%) Storytelling
3 25 (27.78%) Workshop Facilitation
4 24 (26.67%) Service Design
5 21 (23.33%) Acceptance Criteria
5 21 (23.33%) User Stories
5 21 (23.33%) Wireframes
6 19 (21.11%) Backlog Management
6 19 (21.11%) Product Management
7 17 (18.89%) Human-Centred Design
8 15 (16.67%) Use Case
9 13 (14.44%) Epics
9 13 (14.44%) Prototyping
9 13 (14.44%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
10 12 (13.33%) A/B Testing
11 11 (12.22%) Design Thinking
11 11 (12.22%) Ethnography
11 11 (12.22%) Strategic Thinking
11 11 (12.22%) Validation
12 10 (11.11%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (4.44%) AppleScript
3 2 (2.22%) ES6
3 2 (2.22%) ES7
3 2 (2.22%) PHP
3 2 (2.22%) Python
4 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.44%) Degree
2 4 (4.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (1.11%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 90 (100.00%) Adobe
2 16 (17.78%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.56%) Marketo
4 4 (4.44%) Apple
5 2 (2.22%) Autodesk
5 2 (2.22%) Avid
5 2 (2.22%) Foundry
5 2 (2.22%) Tektronix
5 2 (2.22%) Twitter
5 2 (2.22%) YouTube
6 1 (1.11%) HP