Period
to 19 November 2019

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 19 November 2019 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
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 548 551 578
Rank change year-on-year +3 +27 -101
Contract jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager 215 325 297
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.34% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.90% 2.04% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 188 173
England median daily rate £500 £475 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -2.56% +8.33%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £313
90th Percentile £659 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £488
% change year-on-year +5.26% -2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 7
England median hourly rate - £100.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +136.47% -0.58%
UK median hourly rate - £100.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year - +136.47% -0.58%

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 11,316 15,950 15,569
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.80% 16.89% 16.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,378 10,482 10,302
England median daily rate £450 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £263
90th Percentile £638 £636 £613
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 268 373 398
England median hourly rate £20.96 £22.00 £21.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.75% +4.36% +5.40%
10th Percentile £10.74 £12.28 £11.18
90th Percentile £53.75 £47.50 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £21.75 £22.00 £20.22
% change year-on-year -1.14% +8.82% +1.09%

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 19 November 2019.

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 19 November 2019. 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 +12 150 £525 +5.00% 13
South West +12 23 £325 -28.23% 1
South East +6 21 £425 -2.86% 4
East of England +36 11 £463 -7.50%
North of England +14 8 £450 +20.00% 1
Yorkshire +18 5 £450 +5.88%
North West -1 2 £450 +123.60% 1
Midlands +43 1 £425 -5.56% 1
West Midlands +29 1 £425 -5.56% 1
North East - 1 - -
Adobe Experience Manager
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2019, 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.

1 201 (93.49%) Adobe
2 89 (41.40%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (40.47%) JavaScript
4 73 (33.95%) CMS
5 70 (32.56%) HTML
6 69 (32.09%) CSS
6 69 (32.09%) Marketing
7 59 (27.44%) Java
8 52 (24.19%) Scrum
9 50 (23.26%) E-Commerce
9 50 (23.26%) Content Management
10 47 (21.86%) Analytics
11 41 (19.07%) Adobe Analytics
12 40 (18.60%) XML
13 36 (16.74%) CRM
13 36 (16.74%) Front End Development
14 33 (15.35%) JIRA
15 32 (14.88%) Digital Transformation Programme
16 31 (14.42%) Project Management
17 30 (13.95%) User Experience
18 28 (13.02%) REST
19 27 (12.56%) Stakeholder Management
20 25 (11.63%) Adobe Campaign
21 24 (11.16%) Retail
22 22 (10.23%) hybris
22 22 (10.23%) OSGi
23 20 (9.30%) Wireframes
23 20 (9.30%) Git (software)
24 19 (8.84%) jQuery
24 19 (8.84%) Finance

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 73 (33.95%) CMS
2 18 (8.37%) Apache
2 18 (8.37%) Confluence
2 18 (8.37%) WebSphere
3 7 (3.26%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (0.93%) Apache Solr
4 2 (0.93%) JBoss
4 2 (0.93%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.93%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.93%) WordPress
5 1 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.47%) CoreMedia CMS
5 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.47%) IIS
5 1 (0.47%) Mule
5 1 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 19 (8.84%) Photoshop
2 9 (4.19%) InDesign
2 9 (4.19%) Sketch
3 5 (2.33%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (1.40%) InVision
5 1 (0.47%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.47%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.47%) Figma
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 25 (11.63%) Adobe Campaign
2 11 (5.12%) Magento
3 9 (4.19%) SAP Hybris
4 3 (1.40%) Eloqua
5 2 (0.93%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.47%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 41 (19.07%) Adobe Analytics
2 13 (6.05%) AWS
3 9 (4.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 5 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.33%) Amazon S3
4 5 (2.33%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (2.33%) GitHub
4 5 (2.33%) IaaS
4 5 (2.33%) PaaS
4 5 (2.33%) SaaS
5 4 (1.86%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (1.86%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (1.86%) Datadog
5 4 (1.86%) Force.com
5 4 (1.86%) Google Analytics
5 4 (1.86%) Route 53
6 2 (0.93%) Azure
6 2 (0.93%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 2 (0.93%) Serverless
7 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.40%) Internet
2 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.98%) Jackrabbit
2 4 (1.86%) RDBMS
2 4 (1.86%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.93%) MySQL
3 2 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (0.93%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (0.47%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (15.35%) JIRA
2 20 (9.30%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.72%) Maven
4 6 (2.79%) Bower
4 6 (2.79%) Grunt
4 6 (2.79%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.79%) JUnit
5 5 (2.33%) Mercurial
5 5 (2.33%) Selenium
6 4 (1.86%) CircleCI
6 4 (1.86%) Mockito
7 3 (1.40%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.40%) IntelliJ
8 2 (0.93%) Axure RP
8 2 (0.93%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.93%) git-flow
8 2 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.93%) Subversion
9 1 (0.47%) gulp
9 1 (0.47%) webpack
General
1 69 (32.09%) Marketing
2 24 (11.16%) Retail
3 19 (8.84%) Finance
4 10 (4.65%) Banking
5 9 (4.19%) Legal
6 7 (3.26%) Advertising
6 7 (3.26%) Games
6 7 (3.26%) Publishing
7 6 (2.79%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.86%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.40%) Corporate Banking
9 3 (1.40%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.40%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.93%) Electronics
11 1 (0.47%) Automotive
11 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 65 (30.23%) Developer
2 24 (11.16%) Architect
3 22 (10.23%) Analyst
3 22 (10.23%) Project Manager
4 18 (8.37%) Consultant
5 16 (7.44%) Business Analyst
5 16 (7.44%) Designer
6 14 (6.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 14 (6.51%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (4.65%) Digital Designer
7 10 (4.65%) Digital Project Manager
7 10 (4.65%) Java Developer
8 9 (4.19%) Technical Architect
9 8 (3.72%) E-Commerce Analyst
10 7 (3.26%) Digital Transformation
10 7 (3.26%) Digital Transformation Manager
10 7 (3.26%) Digital Transformation Project Manager
10 7 (3.26%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
10 7 (3.26%) Transformation Manager
10 7 (3.26%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (32.56%) HTML
2 69 (32.09%) CSS
3 40 (18.60%) XML
4 28 (13.02%) REST
5 22 (10.23%) OSGi
6 19 (8.84%) jQuery
6 19 (8.84%) SOAP
6 19 (8.84%) Web Services
7 16 (7.44%) Apache Sling
8 15 (6.98%) JSON
9 14 (6.51%) AngularJS
9 14 (6.51%) React
9 14 (6.51%) SAML
10 13 (6.05%) HTML5
10 13 (6.05%) JSR 170
11 12 (5.58%) Sass
12 10 (4.65%) Ajax
12 10 (4.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (4.19%) LDAP
14 8 (3.72%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.95%) User Experience
2 12 (5.58%) Marketing Technology
3 7 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.26%) Virtual Team
4 6 (2.79%) Vector Graphics
5 4 (1.86%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.40%) FMCG
6 3 (1.40%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.40%) Social Media
7 2 (0.93%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.93%) PMI
8 1 (0.47%) Animation
8 1 (0.47%) Blog
8 1 (0.47%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.47%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.47%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.47%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.19%) Unix
2 2 (0.93%) Linux
3 1 (0.47%) Android
3 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (41.40%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (24.19%) Scrum
3 50 (23.26%) Content Management
3 50 (23.26%) E-Commerce
4 47 (21.86%) Analytics
5 36 (16.74%) CRM
5 36 (16.74%) Front End Development
6 32 (14.88%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 31 (14.42%) Project Management
8 27 (12.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (9.30%) Wireframes
10 18 (8.37%) DevOps
10 18 (8.37%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 17 (7.91%) Problem-Solving
11 17 (7.91%) User Stories
12 14 (6.51%) Digital Marketing
12 14 (6.51%) Microservices
12 14 (6.51%) Migration
12 14 (6.51%) SEO
13 13 (6.05%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 87 (40.47%) JavaScript
2 59 (27.44%) Java
3 8 (3.72%) Python
4 7 (3.26%) Java 8
5 4 (1.86%) Go
6 3 (1.40%) C
6 3 (1.40%) PHP
6 3 (1.40%) SQL
7 1 (0.47%) ES6
7 1 (0.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (4.19%) Degree
2 8 (3.72%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (3.72%) Master's Degree
3 2 (0.93%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.47%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.51%) QA
2 6 (2.79%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (3.26%) Single Sign-On
2 6 (2.79%) TeamSite
3 5 (2.33%) Ansible
3 5 (2.33%) Terraform
4 1 (0.47%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 201 (93.49%) Adobe
2 22 (10.23%) hybris
3 17 (7.91%) Salesforce.com
4 13 (6.05%) Google
4 13 (6.05%) Perforce
5 11 (5.12%) SAP
6 9 (4.19%) Sitecore
7 7 (3.26%) Ensighten
7 7 (3.26%) Tealium
8 6 (2.79%) New Relic
9 5 (2.33%) Atlassian
10 4 (1.86%) MuleSoft
10 4 (1.86%) Okta
10 4 (1.86%) Oracle
10 4 (1.86%) PagerDuty
11 3 (1.40%) IBM
12 2 (0.93%) ForgeRock
12 2 (0.93%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
13 1 (0.47%) AppDynamics
13 1 (0.47%) Elastic Path