Period
to 20 February 2018

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 20 February 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 Experience Manager (AEM) formerly Adobe CQ, Communiqué CQ5, Day CQ
UK > England
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 501 405 553
Rank change year-on-year -96 +148 -47
Contract jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager 386 476 310
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.41% 0.54% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.53% 3.01% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 295 158
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £319 £312
90th Percentile £605 £630 £554
UK median daily rate £475 £428 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% +0.59% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
England median hourly rate £100.50 £43.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +133.72% +7.50% -13.98%
10th Percentile £100.25 £30.60 £34.42
90th Percentile £100.75 £54.09 £45.85
UK median hourly rate £100.50 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +133.72% +7.50% -13.98%

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 15,250 15,793 16,739
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.36% 17.88% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,264 10,218 10,710
England median daily rate £450 £425 £402
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +5.66% +0.56%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £238
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 361 335 468
England median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +2.56% +8.33%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £10.96
90th Percentile £47.83 £49.80 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.56% -2.50% +11.11%

Adobe Experience Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Adobe Experience Manager as a percentage 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

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 6 months to 20 February 2018.

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
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 20 February 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 -74 298 £500 +5.26% 33
South East -16 31 £445 +48.33% 1
North of England +36 18 £350 - 2
East of England -27 17 £315 -10.00% 3
South West +22 11 £463 +5.71% 4
Midlands +4 11 £450 +24.14% 1
North West +11 10 £236 -30.00% 2
Yorkshire 0 8 £363 -17.14%
West Midlands +9 6 £413 +26.92% 1
East Midlands +6 4 £475 -
Adobe Experience Manager
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, 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.

1 342 (88.60%) Adobe
2 193 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 180 (46.63%) Java
4 124 (32.12%) JavaScript
5 122 (31.61%) CMS
6 116 (30.05%) HTML
6 116 (30.05%) CSS
7 103 (26.68%) Content Management
8 84 (21.76%) Marketing
9 81 (20.98%) Scrum
10 71 (18.39%) Finance
10 71 (18.39%) E-Commerce
11 70 (18.13%) Continuous Integration
11 70 (18.13%) DevOps
12 67 (17.36%) Jenkins
13 65 (16.84%) OSGi
14 60 (15.54%) jQuery
15 57 (14.77%) QA
15 57 (14.77%) Maven
16 55 (14.25%) TDD
16 55 (14.25%) Analytics
17 54 (13.99%) Mockito
18 52 (13.47%) JIRA
19 49 (12.69%) Unit Testing
20 46 (11.92%) JSR 170
21 44 (11.40%) BDD
21 44 (11.40%) XML
22 43 (11.14%) Linux
22 43 (11.14%) Software Engineering
22 43 (11.14%) Front End Development

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
1 122 (31.61%) CMS
2 39 (10.10%) Apache
3 25 (6.48%) Confluence
4 13 (3.37%) Apache Solr
4 13 (3.37%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (3.37%) Mule
5 12 (3.11%) Drupal
5 12 (3.11%) Mule ESB
5 12 (3.11%) WebSphere
6 9 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
6 9 (2.33%) WordPress
7 8 (2.07%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (1.04%) EPiServer
10 3 (0.78%) MQSeries
10 3 (0.78%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.52%) LiveCycle
11 2 (0.52%) SAS
11 2 (0.52%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.52%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (5.44%) Photoshop
2 8 (2.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (1.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.55%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.52%) Mingle
6 1 (0.26%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.26%) InDesign
6 1 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.26%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.30%) Adobe Campaign
1 5 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.04%) Magento
3 2 (0.52%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.26%) Revive Adserver
Cloud Services
1 34 (8.81%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (6.48%) Adobe Analytics
3 18 (4.66%) Amazon S3
4 17 (4.40%) Amazon EC2
5 16 (4.15%) Google Analytics
6 11 (2.85%) Amazon ELB
6 11 (2.85%) Office 365
7 8 (2.07%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 8 (2.07%) CloudFront
8 7 (1.81%) npm
8 7 (1.81%) PaaS
9 6 (1.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 6 (1.55%) Amazon SQS
9 6 (1.55%) AWS Lambda
9 6 (1.55%) GitHub
9 6 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (1.55%) Serverless
10 5 (1.30%) Trello
11 4 (1.04%) Force.com
12 3 (0.78%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.37%) Internet
2 11 (2.85%) SMS
3 4 (1.04%) Firewall
3 4 (1.04%) HTTP
3 4 (1.04%) LAN
3 4 (1.04%) MPLS
3 4 (1.04%) OSPF
3 4 (1.04%) SAN
3 4 (1.04%) WAN
3 4 (1.04%) WLAN
4 1 (0.26%) DNS
4 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.63%) MongoDB
2 11 (2.85%) Jackrabbit
3 7 (1.81%) MySQL
3 7 (1.81%) NoSQL
4 6 (1.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 6 (1.55%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.30%) DB2
6 4 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.78%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.52%) Big Data
8 2 (0.52%) DbVisualizer
8 2 (0.52%) InfluxDB
8 2 (0.52%) Redis
8 2 (0.52%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.26%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 67 (17.36%) Jenkins
2 57 (14.77%) Maven
3 54 (13.99%) Mockito
4 52 (13.47%) JIRA
5 41 (10.62%) Git (software)
6 38 (9.84%) SonarQube
7 34 (8.81%) JUnit
8 32 (8.29%) Sonatype Nexus
9 21 (5.44%) Grunt
9 21 (5.44%) Mercurial
10 19 (4.92%) Eclipse
11 17 (4.40%) gulp
12 12 (3.11%) Bitbucket
13 9 (2.33%) Selenium
14 8 (2.07%) Cucumber
15 7 (1.81%) Gradle
15 7 (1.81%) WebDriver
16 6 (1.55%) Checkstyle
16 6 (1.55%) IntelliJ
16 6 (1.55%) Subversion
General
1 84 (21.76%) Marketing
2 71 (18.39%) Finance
3 25 (6.48%) Banking
4 19 (4.92%) Retail
5 17 (4.40%) Publishing
6 10 (2.59%) Telecoms
7 9 (2.33%) Law
8 6 (1.55%) Advertising
8 6 (1.55%) Automotive
9 5 (1.30%) Games
10 4 (1.04%) Electronics
11 2 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.52%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.26%) French Language
12 1 (0.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 205 (53.11%) Developer
2 40 (10.36%) Java Developer
3 39 (10.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 31 (8.03%) Architect
5 27 (6.99%) Analyst
6 24 (6.22%) Consultant
7 18 (4.66%) JavaScript Developer
8 17 (4.40%) Lead Developer
9 15 (3.89%) Business Analyst
10 14 (3.63%) Solutions Architect
11 12 (3.11%) DevOps Engineer
12 11 (2.85%) Project Manager
12 11 (2.85%) Senior Developer
12 11 (2.85%) Tester
12 11 (2.85%) UI Developer
13 10 (2.59%) Content Editor
14 8 (2.07%) Digital Analyst
14 8 (2.07%) Digital Content Editor
14 8 (2.07%) HTML Developer
14 8 (2.07%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (30.05%) CSS
1 116 (30.05%) HTML
2 65 (16.84%) OSGi
3 60 (15.54%) jQuery
4 46 (11.92%) JSR 170
5 44 (11.40%) XML
6 41 (10.62%) HTML5
7 40 (10.36%) Web Services
8 39 (10.10%) CSS3
9 38 (9.84%) AngularJS
9 38 (9.84%) Spring
10 34 (8.81%) PowerMock
10 34 (8.81%) REST
11 29 (7.51%) React
12 26 (6.74%) Ajax
13 19 (4.92%) Sass
14 18 (4.66%) J2EE
14 18 (4.66%) SOAP
15 17 (4.40%) .NET
15 17 (4.40%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.62%) User Experience
2 39 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (6.74%) Mobile App
4 22 (5.70%) Virtual Team
5 19 (4.92%) Social Media
6 6 (1.55%) Digital Media
6 6 (1.55%) Web 2.0
7 5 (1.30%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.04%) PlayStation
9 2 (0.52%) Fintech
9 2 (0.52%) iPad
9 2 (0.52%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (0.52%) Tandem
9 2 (0.52%) Video on Demand
9 2 (0.52%) W3C
10 1 (0.26%) Derivative
10 1 (0.26%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.26%) PKI
10 1 (0.26%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 43 (11.14%) Linux
2 20 (5.18%) Unix
3 4 (1.04%) CentOS
4 3 (0.78%) HPUX
4 3 (0.78%) Solaris
5 1 (0.26%) AIX
5 1 (0.26%) Android
5 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (26.68%) Content Management
3 81 (20.98%) Scrum
4 71 (18.39%) E-Commerce
5 70 (18.13%) Continuous Integration
5 70 (18.13%) DevOps
6 55 (14.25%) Analytics
6 55 (14.25%) TDD
7 49 (12.69%) Unit Testing
8 44 (11.40%) BDD
9 43 (11.14%) Front End Development
9 43 (11.14%) Software Engineering
10 37 (9.59%) Mentoring
11 34 (8.81%) Test Automation
12 28 (7.25%) SDLC
13 25 (6.48%) Migration
13 25 (6.48%) Project Management
14 24 (6.22%) Kanban
14 24 (6.22%) Time Management
15 22 (5.70%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 180 (46.63%) Java
2 124 (32.12%) JavaScript
3 24 (6.22%) SQL
4 18 (4.66%) ES6
4 18 (4.66%) Perl
5 14 (3.63%) Bash Shell
6 11 (2.85%) Ruby
7 10 (2.59%) C#
8 9 (2.33%) Python
9 5 (1.30%) PHP
9 5 (1.30%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.52%) ES8
11 1 (0.26%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.26%) C
11 1 (0.26%) ES7
11 1 (0.26%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.26%) R
11 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (4.92%) Degree
2 8 (2.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.04%) CCNP
3 4 (1.04%) CCSE
3 4 (1.04%) CISA
3 4 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.04%) CISMP
3 4 (1.04%) CISSP
4 2 (0.52%) RHCE
5 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.26%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.26%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (14.77%) QA
2 8 (2.07%) WCAG
3 5 (1.30%) PMO
4 4 (1.04%) GDPR
5 2 (0.52%) SLA
6 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.26%) HL7
6 1 (0.26%) WAI
System Software
1 9 (2.33%) Docker
2 5 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.04%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (3.37%) Puppet
2 7 (1.81%) Terraform
3 4 (1.04%) Kubernetes
3 4 (1.04%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 4 (1.04%) Nagios
3 4 (1.04%) SCCM
3 4 (1.04%) SCOM
3 4 (1.04%) Uchiwa
3 4 (1.04%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.52%) Ansible
4 2 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.52%) Kibana
4 2 (0.52%) logstash
4 2 (0.52%) Pingdom
5 1 (0.26%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.26%) OpenSSO
5 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.26%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 342 (88.60%) Adobe
2 32 (8.29%) Coverity
3 22 (5.70%) Google
4 21 (5.44%) hybris
5 15 (3.89%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (3.89%) Splunk
6 14 (3.63%) Sitecore
7 11 (2.85%) AppDynamics
8 9 (2.33%) New Relic
9 7 (1.81%) IBM
9 7 (1.81%) MuleSoft
9 7 (1.81%) Oracle
9 7 (1.81%) SAP
9 7 (1.81%) VMware
10 6 (1.55%) Perforce
11 5 (1.30%) ATG
11 5 (1.30%) Microsoft
12 4 (1.04%) CommVault
12 4 (1.04%) Juniper
12 4 (1.04%) NetApp