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 3 months to 27 June 2017 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 456 442 349
Rank change year-on-year -14 -93  
Contract jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager 145 182 304
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.37% 0.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.01% 2.04% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 107 186
Median daily rate £450 £463 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.64% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £376 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £374 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -16.94% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £21.50 £33.75 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.29% -18.67%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £33.75 £41.50
% change year-on-year -36.29% -18.67%  

Adobe Experience Manager is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7207 8908 8916
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.67% 17.96% 17.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4636 6044 5693
Median daily rate £438 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 211 295
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.95% -2.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.49 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.76% +23.80%  

Adobe Experience Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Adobe Experience Manager as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe Experience Manager in England

Adobe Experience Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe Experience Manager in England

Adobe Experience Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Adobe Experience Manager in England

Adobe Experience Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe Experience Manager in England

Adobe Experience Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -31 110 £475 - 15
South East +21 14 £373 -17.22% 4
North West +21 6 £440 +10.00% 1
East Midlands -2 5 - -
East of England +1 4 £475 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £600 - 1
Midlands - 1 - -
Adobe Experience Manager
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager 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 Experience Manager.

1 321 (80.05%) Adobe
2 182 (45.39%) Agile Software Development
3 172 (42.89%) JavaScript
4 166 (41.40%) Java
5 150 (37.41%) CMS
6 133 (33.17%) CSS
7 128 (31.92%) HTML
8 95 (23.69%) Content Management
9 90 (22.44%) Marketing
10 75 (18.70%) AngularJS
11 65 (16.21%) Front End Development
12 64 (15.96%) XML
13 56 (13.97%) E-Commerce
14 53 (13.22%) Scrum
15 51 (12.72%) User Experience
15 51 (12.72%) jQuery
16 50 (12.47%) HTML5
16 50 (12.47%) DevOps
17 48 (11.97%) Web Services
18 43 (10.72%) CSS3
19 41 (10.22%) Spring
20 40 (9.98%) React
21 39 (9.73%) REST
22 38 (9.48%) Maven
22 38 (9.48%) JSP
23 35 (8.73%) MVC
24 34 (8.48%) TDD
25 33 (8.23%) Analytics
26 31 (7.73%) Web Development
27 30 (7.48%) JIRA

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
1 150 (37.41%) CMS
2 22 (5.49%) Apache
3 20 (4.99%) Confluence
4 16 (3.99%) WebSphere
5 12 (2.99%) Apache Solr
6 9 (2.24%) JBoss
6 9 (2.24%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (1.50%) Magnolia
9 5 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (1.00%) Mule
10 4 (1.00%) SharePoint
10 4 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.75%) Drupal
11 3 (0.75%) IBM HTTP Server
11 3 (0.75%) IIS
11 3 (0.75%) SAS
11 3 (0.75%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.75%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.50%) FileNet
Applications
1 11 (2.74%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.25%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.25%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.50%) Mingle
5 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.25%) Adobe Campaign
1 5 (1.25%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.50%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.25%) FastStats
3 1 (0.25%) FastStats PeopleStage
3 1 (0.25%) SessionCam
3 1 (0.25%) Social Studio
3 1 (0.25%) Unica
3 1 (0.25%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 26 (6.48%) Adobe Analytics
2 25 (6.23%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (1.75%) Google Analytics
5 6 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.50%) SaaS
6 4 (1.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 4 (1.00%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.00%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (1.00%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (1.00%) CloudFront
6 4 (1.00%) G Suite
7 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.50%) SmartFocus
8 1 (0.25%) IaaS
8 1 (0.25%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.25%) Office 365
8 1 (0.25%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.99%) WebEx
2 10 (2.49%) DNS
3 8 (2.00%) Intranet
4 7 (1.75%) HTTP
5 6 (1.50%) Internet
6 4 (1.00%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.75%) LDAP
7 3 (0.75%) SMS
7 3 (0.75%) SSL
8 2 (0.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.24%) Jackrabbit
2 8 (2.00%) MongoDB
2 8 (2.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (1.00%) Big Data
4 3 (0.75%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.50%) Apache Hive
5 2 (0.50%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.50%) DataStax
5 2 (0.50%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.50%) HBase
5 2 (0.50%) MariaDB
5 2 (0.50%) MySQL
5 2 (0.50%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.50%) Sqoop
6 1 (0.25%) Endeca
6 1 (0.25%) Mixpanel
Development Applications
1 38 (9.48%) Maven
2 30 (7.48%) JIRA
3 26 (6.48%) Jenkins
4 15 (3.74%) Subversion
5 14 (3.49%) Git (software)
5 14 (3.49%) Gradle
6 13 (3.24%) Selenium
7 12 (2.99%) Eclipse
8 9 (2.24%) JUnit
9 8 (2.00%) TortoiseSVN
10 7 (1.75%) Hudson
11 6 (1.50%) TestDirector
12 5 (1.25%) Checkstyle
12 5 (1.25%) gulp
12 5 (1.25%) IntelliJ
12 5 (1.25%) Mercurial
12 5 (1.25%) SonarQube
12 5 (1.25%) WebDriver
13 4 (1.00%) TestNG
14 3 (0.75%) AccuRev
General
1 90 (22.44%) Marketing
2 23 (5.74%) Finance
3 21 (5.24%) Retail
4 19 (4.74%) Banking
5 11 (2.74%) Advertising
6 7 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (1.50%) Legal
7 6 (1.50%) Publishing
8 4 (1.00%) Automotive
8 4 (1.00%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.50%) Billing
9 2 (0.50%) Games
9 2 (0.50%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.50%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.25%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.25%) Electronics
10 1 (0.25%) French Language
10 1 (0.25%) German Language
10 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 212 (52.87%) Developer
2 56 (13.97%) Java Developer
3 48 (11.97%) Architect
4 39 (9.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 39 (9.73%) JavaScript Developer
5 34 (8.48%) Analyst
6 24 (5.99%) Solutions Architect
7 22 (5.49%) Business Analyst
8 18 (4.49%) Consultant
9 17 (4.24%) Senior Developer
10 16 (3.99%) Trainer
11 15 (3.74%) Technical Architect
11 15 (3.74%) Technical Trainer
12 14 (3.49%) Technical Leader
12 14 (3.49%) UI Developer
13 13 (3.24%) CMS Developer
13 13 (3.24%) HTML Developer
13 13 (3.24%) Technical Solutions Architect
14 12 (2.99%) HTML CSS Developer
15 11 (2.74%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (33.17%) CSS
2 128 (31.92%) HTML
3 75 (18.70%) AngularJS
4 64 (15.96%) XML
5 51 (12.72%) jQuery
6 50 (12.47%) HTML5
7 48 (11.97%) Web Services
8 43 (10.72%) CSS3
9 41 (10.22%) Spring
10 40 (9.98%) React
11 39 (9.73%) REST
12 38 (9.48%) JSP
13 28 (6.98%) J2EE
14 25 (6.23%) Apache Sling
14 25 (6.23%) Java EE
15 23 (5.74%) Apache Felix
15 23 (5.74%) Servlets
15 23 (5.74%) SOAP
16 22 (5.49%) JSON
16 22 (5.49%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 51 (12.72%) User Experience
2 28 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (3.74%) iPad
4 11 (2.74%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.49%) Social Media
6 8 (2.00%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.75%) Web 2.0
8 6 (1.50%) FMCG
8 6 (1.50%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.25%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.00%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.00%) PlayStation
11 3 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
12 2 (0.50%) Clustering
12 2 (0.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 2 (0.50%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.50%) Replication
12 2 (0.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (3.99%) Linux
2 12 (2.99%) Unix
3 8 (2.00%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.75%) Android
5 5 (1.25%) Windows
6 3 (0.75%) AIX
6 3 (0.75%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (45.39%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (23.69%) Content Management
3 65 (16.21%) Front End Development
4 56 (13.97%) E-Commerce
5 53 (13.22%) Scrum
6 50 (12.47%) DevOps
7 35 (8.73%) MVC
8 34 (8.48%) TDD
9 33 (8.23%) Analytics
10 31 (7.73%) Web Development
11 27 (6.73%) Migration
11 27 (6.73%) User Stories
12 25 (6.23%) Test Automation
13 22 (5.49%) BDD
14 20 (4.99%) Digital Marketing
14 20 (4.99%) Software Engineering
14 20 (4.99%) Software Testing
15 19 (4.74%) Test Scripting
16 18 (4.49%) Continuous Integration
17 16 (3.99%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 172 (42.89%) JavaScript
2 166 (41.40%) Java
3 27 (6.73%) SQL
4 11 (2.74%) C#
5 8 (2.00%) ES6
5 8 (2.00%) Perl
6 7 (1.75%) Python
7 6 (1.50%) PHP
7 6 (1.50%) Ruby
7 6 (1.50%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.00%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.75%) Jython
10 2 (0.50%) ActionScript
10 2 (0.50%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.25%) C
11 1 (0.25%) C++
11 1 (0.25%) ECMAScript
11 1 (0.25%) Groovy
11 1 (0.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (3.74%) Degree
2 6 (1.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.00%) ISEB
4 3 (0.75%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.50%) CISA
5 2 (0.50%) CISM
5 2 (0.50%) CISSP
5 2 (0.50%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.24%) QA
2 2 (0.50%) FedRAMP
2 2 (0.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (0.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.50%) Apache Flume
1 2 (0.50%) HDFS
2 1 (0.25%) Docker
2 1 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.25%) vCloud
2 1 (0.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.25%) Ansible
3 4 (1.00%) Kibana
4 3 (0.75%) logstash
5 2 (0.50%) Puppet
6 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.25%) Rundeck
6 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.25%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 321 (80.05%) Adobe
2 18 (4.49%) IBM
3 14 (3.49%) Oracle
4 11 (2.74%) Google
5 10 (2.49%) SAP
6 9 (2.24%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (2.00%) Atlassian
8 7 (1.75%) ATG
8 7 (1.75%) Omniture
9 6 (1.50%) hybris
9 6 (1.50%) Sitecore
10 5 (1.25%) AppDynamics
11 4 (1.00%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
11 4 (1.00%) Splunk
12 3 (0.75%) Gigya
12 3 (0.75%) Microsoft
13 2 (0.50%) BT
13 2 (0.50%) Informatica
13 2 (0.50%) Perforce
13 2 (0.50%) Tealium
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