Period
to 1 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Adobe Experience Manager skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Adobe Experience Manager over the 6 months to 1 August 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 Experience Manager (AEM) formerly Adobe CQ, Communiqué CQ5, Day CQ
UK > England
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 551 468 549
Rank change year-on-year -83 +81 -12
Contract jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager 148 57 290
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.18% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.96% 1.21% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 25 133
10th Percentile £300 £175 £376
25th Percentile £413 £225 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £400 £500
Median % change year-on-year +31.25% -20.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £638 £500 £575
90th Percentile £713 £575 £688
UK median daily rate £525 £405 £500
% change year-on-year +29.63% -19.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK median hourly rate £22.50 - -

Adobe Experience Manager is in the Application Platforms 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 application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7,557 4,722 12,997
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.20% 14.63% 15.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,173 3,221 8,457
10th Percentile £300 £306 £267
25th Percentile £400 £400 £373
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
75th Percentile £588 £569 £570
90th Percentile £675 £663 £638
UK median daily rate £496 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +4.39% +0.11% +5.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 100 261
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.61 £11.25
25th Percentile £16.23 £15.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £19.50
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% +2.56% -2.50%
75th Percentile £56.00 £32.25 £34.51
90th Percentile £68.36 £54.35 £52.25
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year +12.50% -1.23% +1.25%

Adobe Experience Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Adobe Experience Manager as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe Experience Manager in England

Adobe Experience Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager in England.

Daily rate trend for Adobe Experience Manager in England

Adobe Experience Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager in England over the 6 months to 1 August 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Adobe Experience Manager in England

Adobe Experience Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager in England.

Hourly rate trend for Adobe Experience Manager in England

Adobe Experience Manager
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager in England over the 6 months to 1 August 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Adobe Experience Manager in England

Adobe Experience Manager
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 Experience Manager within the England region over the 6 months to 1 August 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 -51 123 £550 +15.79% 14
South East -44 9 £313 +25.00% 4
Midlands -36 5 - -
South West -13 4 £550 +292.86%
West Midlands - 4 - -
Yorkshire -22 2 £500 +42.86% 1
East of England -31 2 £450 +100.00% 1
North of England -40 2 £500 -4.76% 4
East Midlands -18 1 - -
Adobe Experience Manager
UK

For the 6 months to 1 August 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager 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 Experience Manager.

1 148 (100.00%) Adobe
2 58 (39.19%) CMS
3 56 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (34.46%) Java
5 50 (33.78%) Marketing
6 46 (31.08%) Analytics
7 43 (29.05%) JavaScript
8 40 (27.03%) Content Management
9 39 (26.35%) Social Skills
10 37 (25.00%) User Experience
11 34 (22.97%) CSS
12 33 (22.30%) E-Commerce
13 30 (20.27%) HTML
13 30 (20.27%) Accessibility
14 29 (19.59%) DevOps
15 28 (18.92%) Jenkins
15 28 (18.92%) Problem-Solving
16 27 (18.24%) SEO
17 25 (16.89%) TDD
17 25 (16.89%) React
18 24 (16.22%) AWS
19 22 (14.86%) Docker
20 21 (14.19%) Unit Testing
20 21 (14.19%) Scrum
21 20 (13.51%) Asset Management
21 20 (13.51%) JIRA
21 20 (13.51%) Adobe Analytics
21 20 (13.51%) Front End Development
22 19 (12.84%) Finance
23 18 (12.16%) Workflow

Adobe Experience Manager
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 58 (39.19%) CMS
2 12 (8.11%) Apache
3 5 (3.38%) Confluence
4 4 (2.70%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.68%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.68%) Documentum
6 1 (0.68%) FileNet
6 1 (0.68%) OnBase
6 1 (0.68%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (3.38%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.35%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.68%) Adobe XD
5 1 (0.68%) InVision
5 1 (0.68%) Marvel
5 1 (0.68%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 8 (5.41%) Magento
2 7 (4.73%) Adobe Campaign
3 4 (2.70%) SAP Hybris
4 3 (2.03%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (2.03%) SAP CRM
4 3 (2.03%) Shopify
5 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.68%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 24 (16.22%) AWS
2 20 (13.51%) Adobe Analytics
3 16 (10.81%) Serverless
4 13 (8.78%) GCP
5 10 (6.76%) GitHub
6 8 (5.41%) Azure
6 8 (5.41%) Trello
7 7 (4.73%) npm
8 6 (4.05%) BlazeMeter
9 5 (3.38%) Akamai
9 5 (3.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 5 (3.38%) CloudFront
10 4 (2.70%) Power Platform
11 3 (2.03%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (2.03%) Datadog
12 2 (1.35%) Amazon S3
12 2 (1.35%) Google Tag Manager
12 2 (1.35%) Route 53
12 2 (1.35%) Twilio
12 2 (1.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.70%) DNS
1 4 (2.70%) HTTP
2 3 (2.03%) Internet
3 2 (1.35%) Broadband
3 2 (1.35%) Firewall
3 2 (1.35%) SSL
4 1 (0.68%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.81%) Metadata
2 4 (2.70%) Power BI
3 3 (2.03%) Jackrabbit
3 3 (2.03%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.03%) MySQL
3 3 (2.03%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.68%) Redis
4 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (18.92%) Jenkins
2 20 (13.51%) JIRA
3 17 (11.49%) JUnit
4 14 (9.46%) Git (software)
5 10 (6.76%) Maven
6 7 (4.73%) webpack
7 6 (4.05%) JMeter
7 6 (4.05%) Mockito
8 4 (2.70%) Storybook
9 3 (2.03%) Cypress.io
9 3 (2.03%) SonarQube
10 2 (1.35%) Bitbucket Server
10 2 (1.35%) Xcode
11 1 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.68%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.68%) Gradle
11 1 (0.68%) gulp
11 1 (0.68%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.68%) Protractor
11 1 (0.68%) WebStorm
General
1 50 (33.78%) Marketing
2 39 (26.35%) Social Skills
3 19 (12.84%) Finance
4 16 (10.81%) Presentation Skills
5 13 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (7.43%) Retail
7 10 (6.76%) Publishing
8 9 (6.08%) Banking
8 9 (6.08%) Organisational Skills
9 3 (2.03%) Documentation Skills
9 3 (2.03%) French Language
9 3 (2.03%) German Language
9 3 (2.03%) Manufacturing
9 3 (2.03%) Public Sector
10 1 (0.68%) Arabic Language
10 1 (0.68%) Influencing Skills
10 1 (0.68%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.68%) Russian Language
10 1 (0.68%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 32 (21.62%) Developer
2 28 (18.92%) Architect
3 17 (11.49%) Consultant
4 14 (9.46%) Analyst
5 9 (6.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 8 (5.41%) Designer
6 8 (5.41%) Java Engineer
6 8 (5.41%) Software Engineer
6 8 (5.41%) Technical Architect
7 7 (4.73%) Content Manager
7 7 (4.73%) Senior Developer
8 6 (4.05%) Java Software Engineer
8 6 (4.05%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.05%) UX Designer
9 5 (3.38%) Digital Analyst
9 5 (3.38%) UI Designer
9 5 (3.38%) Webmaster
10 4 (2.70%) Product Owner
10 4 (2.70%) Technical Consultant
10 4 (2.70%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (22.97%) CSS
2 30 (20.27%) HTML
3 25 (16.89%) React
4 18 (12.16%) OSGi
4 18 (12.16%) Sass
5 15 (10.14%) RESTful
5 15 (10.14%) Spring
6 14 (9.46%) Apache Sling
7 13 (8.78%) jQuery
7 13 (8.78%) XML
8 12 (8.11%) CSS3
9 11 (7.43%) REST
10 10 (6.76%) AngularJS
10 10 (6.76%) Web Services
11 9 (6.08%) J2EE
11 9 (6.08%) JSR 170
12 8 (5.41%) HTML5
13 7 (4.73%) Node.js
13 7 (4.73%) Spring Boot
14 6 (4.05%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (25.00%) User Experience
2 15 (10.14%) Mobile App
3 12 (8.11%) Taxonomies
4 10 (6.76%) FMCG
5 7 (4.73%) Marketing Technology
6 6 (4.05%) Social Media
7 4 (2.70%) iPad
7 4 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (2.03%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (2.03%) Virtual Team
8 3 (2.03%) Wiki
9 2 (1.35%) Blog
9 2 (1.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.35%) Legacy Systems
10 1 (0.68%) Clustering
10 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.68%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.05%) Linux
1 6 (4.05%) Unix
2 3 (2.03%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.35%) Android
4 1 (0.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (31.08%) Analytics
3 40 (27.03%) Content Management
4 33 (22.30%) E-Commerce
5 29 (19.59%) DevOps
6 28 (18.92%) Problem-Solving
7 27 (18.24%) SEO
8 25 (16.89%) TDD
9 21 (14.19%) Scrum
9 21 (14.19%) Unit Testing
10 20 (13.51%) Asset Management
10 20 (13.51%) Front End Development
11 18 (12.16%) Workflow
12 17 (11.49%) Personalization
12 17 (11.49%) Software Engineering
13 13 (8.78%) CRM
14 12 (8.11%) Digital Marketing
14 12 (8.11%) Test Strategy
15 11 (7.43%) Microservices
15 11 (7.43%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 51 (34.46%) Java
2 43 (29.05%) JavaScript
3 8 (5.41%) ES6
4 6 (4.05%) Java 11
4 6 (4.05%) Java 8
4 6 (4.05%) SQL
5 3 (2.03%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.35%) Apple Swift
6 2 (1.35%) Groovy
6 2 (1.35%) Objective-C
6 2 (1.35%) Python
6 2 (1.35%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.68%) C#
7 1 (0.68%) ES7
7 1 (0.68%) Kotlin
7 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.68%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (6.76%) Degree
2 1 (0.68%) MBA
2 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (20.27%) Accessibility
2 10 (6.76%) WCAG
3 7 (4.73%) QA
4 2 (1.35%) COBIT
4 2 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.68%) GDPR
5 1 (0.68%) PMO
System Software
1 22 (14.86%) Docker
2 3 (2.03%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (1.35%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 148 (100.00%) Adobe
2 10 (6.76%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (4.73%) hybris
3 7 (4.73%) SAP
4 5 (3.38%) New Relic
5 4 (2.70%) Gigya
5 4 (2.70%) Google
5 4 (2.70%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.70%) MuleSoft
6 3 (2.03%) Marketo
6 3 (2.03%) Oracle
6 3 (2.03%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 2 (1.35%) Alteryx
7 2 (1.35%) Dynatrace
7 2 (1.35%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.35%) Snow
7 2 (1.35%) Splunk
7 2 (1.35%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.68%) IBM
8 1 (0.68%) Openreach