Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 539 485 408
Rank change year-on-year -54 -77 +171
Contract jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager 280 412 466
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.33% 0.44% 0.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.11% 2.72% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 267 273
England median daily rate £488 £463 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.41% +3.35% -0.56%
10th Percentile £375 £313 £320
90th Percentile £638 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £495 £460 £440
% change year-on-year +7.61% +4.55% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
England median hourly rate - £100.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +367.44% -46.25%
UK median hourly rate - £100.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year - +367.44% -46.25%

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 13,268 15,162 14,448
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 15.83% 16.34% 17.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,550 10,126 9,380
England median daily rate £475 £460 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.26% +6.98% +3.61%
10th Percentile £286 £273 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £606
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 263 334 323
England median hourly rate £18.50 £19.28 £19.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.03% -1.77% -1.88%
10th Percentile £11.80 £11.63 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.88 £51.10
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -1.58% - -5.00%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -28 194 £500 - 11
North of England +29 38 £475 +31.03% 1
Yorkshire +27 32 £475 +31.03% 1
South East -10 24 £500 +12.36% 1
East of England +12 17 £463 -2.63%
West Midlands -17 6 £400 -3.03% 2
Midlands -20 6 £400 -11.11% 2
North West +9 5 £140 -41.05%
South West -36 1 £325 -23.53% 1
North East - 1 - -
Adobe Experience Manager
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 245 (87.50%) Adobe
2 165 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (44.29%) CMS
4 123 (43.93%) Java
5 119 (42.50%) JavaScript
6 115 (41.07%) CSS
7 104 (37.14%) HTML
8 92 (32.86%) Marketing
9 81 (28.93%) Content Management
10 75 (26.79%) Git (software)
11 70 (25.00%) E-Commerce
12 64 (22.86%) Scrum
13 61 (21.79%) Analytics
14 57 (20.36%) QA
15 55 (19.64%) XML
16 53 (18.93%) Mobile App
17 51 (18.21%) Test Automation
17 51 (18.21%) DevOps
18 50 (17.86%) Finance
19 49 (17.50%) HTML5
20 47 (16.79%) User Experience
21 46 (16.43%) OSGi
21 46 (16.43%) Web Services
22 44 (15.71%) JIRA
23 42 (15.00%) Apache
24 40 (14.29%) Front End Development
25 38 (13.57%) Jenkins
25 38 (13.57%) Responsive Web Design
25 38 (13.57%) Maven
26 36 (12.86%) Sass

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
1 124 (44.29%) CMS
2 42 (15.00%) Apache
3 29 (10.36%) WebSphere
4 19 (6.79%) Confluence
5 7 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (2.14%) Cloud Foundry
6 6 (2.14%) Mule
7 5 (1.79%) Apache Solr
7 5 (1.79%) CoreMedia CMS
7 5 (1.79%) WordPress
8 4 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.43%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.07%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (1.07%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.71%) Alfresco
10 2 (0.71%) Commerce Server
10 2 (0.71%) Documentum
10 2 (0.71%) LiveCycle
10 2 (0.71%) OnBase
10 2 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (1.43%) InDesign
1 4 (1.43%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.07%) Adobe After Effects
2 3 (1.07%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (1.07%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.71%) Acrobat
3 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.71%) Sketch
4 1 (0.36%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.36%) Marvel
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (5.71%) Magento
2 14 (5.00%) Adobe Campaign
3 7 (2.50%) SAP Hybris
4 6 (2.14%) Fredhopper
5 3 (1.07%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.71%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.71%) SDL Web 8
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 24 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (6.43%) Adobe Analytics
3 13 (4.64%) npm
4 10 (3.57%) Google Analytics
5 9 (3.21%) GitHub
5 9 (3.21%) Serverless
6 7 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (2.14%) Slack
8 5 (1.79%) Algolia
8 5 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (1.79%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 4 (1.43%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 4 (1.43%) Amazon S3
9 4 (1.43%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (1.43%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (1.43%) CloudFront
10 3 (1.07%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (1.07%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.14%) HTTP
1 6 (2.14%) Internet
2 5 (1.79%) Firewall
3 2 (0.71%) DAB
3 2 (0.71%) DNS
3 2 (0.71%) Network Security
3 2 (0.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.29%) Jackrabbit
2 10 (3.57%) RDBMS
2 10 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 7 (2.50%) MySQL
3 7 (2.50%) SQL Server
4 6 (2.14%) NoSQL
5 5 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (1.07%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.36%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (0.36%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 75 (26.79%) Git (software)
2 44 (15.71%) JIRA
3 38 (13.57%) Jenkins
3 38 (13.57%) Maven
4 27 (9.64%) JUnit
4 27 (9.64%) Mockito
5 26 (9.29%) Selenium
6 24 (8.57%) Grunt
7 18 (6.43%) Mercurial
8 15 (5.36%) gulp
9 13 (4.64%) Cucumber
10 12 (4.29%) Sonatype Nexus
11 11 (3.93%) Subversion
12 9 (3.21%) Bower
12 9 (3.21%) Redmine
12 9 (3.21%) Visual Studio Team System
13 7 (2.50%) git-flow
14 6 (2.14%) Artifactory
14 6 (2.14%) JBehave
15 5 (1.79%) IntelliJ
General
1 92 (32.86%) Marketing
2 50 (17.86%) Finance
3 26 (9.29%) Retail
4 12 (4.29%) Banking
5 7 (2.50%) Automotive
5 7 (2.50%) Games
6 3 (1.07%) German Language
6 3 (1.07%) Publishing
6 3 (1.07%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.71%) Advertising
7 2 (0.71%) Billing
7 2 (0.71%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (0.71%) Law
8 1 (0.36%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.36%) French Language
8 1 (0.36%) Legal
8 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 153 (54.64%) Developer
2 42 (15.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 31 (11.07%) Java Developer
4 22 (7.86%) Architect
5 13 (4.64%) React Developer
6 10 (3.57%) Tester
7 9 (3.21%) Analyst
7 9 (3.21%) Consultant
8 8 (2.86%) Backend Developer
8 8 (2.86%) Business Analyst
8 8 (2.86%) Environment And Release Manager
8 8 (2.86%) Release Manager
8 8 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (2.50%) Designer
9 7 (2.50%) E-Commerce Manager
9 7 (2.50%) Test Automation Developer
10 6 (2.14%) Functional Tester
10 6 (2.14%) Project Manager
10 6 (2.14%) UI Developer
11 5 (1.79%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (41.07%) CSS
2 104 (37.14%) HTML
3 55 (19.64%) XML
4 49 (17.50%) HTML5
5 46 (16.43%) OSGi
5 46 (16.43%) Web Services
6 36 (12.86%) Sass
7 35 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 35 (12.50%) Node.js
7 35 (12.50%) React
8 26 (9.29%) CSS3
8 26 (9.29%) REST
9 25 (8.93%) J2EE
9 25 (8.93%) Spring
10 22 (7.86%) Servlets
11 21 (7.50%) Ajax
11 21 (7.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 20 (7.14%) jQuery
13 19 (6.79%) JSON
14 18 (6.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 53 (18.93%) Mobile App
2 47 (16.79%) User Experience
3 34 (12.14%) Virtual Team
4 31 (11.07%) Social Media
5 14 (5.00%) W3C
6 11 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (3.21%) Vector Graphics
8 8 (2.86%) Marketing Technology
9 5 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.43%) FMCG
11 3 (1.07%) Graphic Design
11 3 (1.07%) Mobile Banking
12 2 (0.71%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.71%) TM Forum
12 2 (0.71%) Web 2.0
13 1 (0.36%) iPad
13 1 (0.36%) Taxonomies
13 1 (0.36%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 32 (11.43%) Linux
2 8 (2.86%) Android
2 8 (2.86%) Apple iOS
3 5 (1.79%) Unix
4 3 (1.07%) AIX
4 3 (1.07%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (28.93%) Content Management
3 70 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 64 (22.86%) Scrum
5 61 (21.79%) Analytics
6 51 (18.21%) DevOps
6 51 (18.21%) Test Automation
7 40 (14.29%) Front End Development
8 38 (13.57%) Responsive Web Design
9 36 (12.86%) Release Train
10 32 (11.43%) Problem-Solving
11 29 (10.36%) SDLC
12 25 (8.93%) CRM
13 24 (8.57%) Mobile Application Development
14 22 (7.86%) SEO
15 20 (7.14%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
15 20 (7.14%) Sprint Planning
16 18 (6.43%) Sprint Retrospective
16 18 (6.43%) Tag Management
17 16 (5.71%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 123 (43.93%) Java
2 119 (42.50%) JavaScript
3 28 (10.00%) Java 8
4 21 (7.50%) ES6
5 13 (4.64%) SQL
6 7 (2.50%) Python
7 6 (2.14%) Perl
7 6 (2.14%) Ruby
8 3 (1.07%) PHP
9 2 (0.71%) ES7
9 2 (0.71%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.36%) Groovy
10 1 (0.36%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (2.86%) Degree
2 2 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (20.36%) QA
2 4 (1.43%) GDPR
3 2 (0.71%) PMO
4 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.07%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (6.43%) Puppet
2 8 (2.86%) Terraform
3 6 (2.14%) Kibana
4 4 (1.43%) ZABBIX
5 3 (1.07%) logstash
5 3 (1.07%) Rundeck
6 2 (0.71%) Ansible
6 2 (0.71%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.36%) Nagios
7 1 (0.36%) Pingdom
7 1 (0.36%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.36%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 245 (87.50%) Adobe
2 21 (7.50%) Google
3 20 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
4 17 (6.07%) hybris
5 16 (5.71%) IBM
6 10 (3.57%) Oracle
7 8 (2.86%) Mashery
7 8 (2.86%) New Relic
7 8 (2.86%) SAP
8 7 (2.50%) Elastic Path
8 7 (2.50%) Splunk
9 6 (2.14%) AppDynamics
9 6 (2.14%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 6 (2.14%) Xerox
10 5 (1.79%) Perforce
10 5 (1.79%) Sitecore
11 4 (1.43%) Pega
11 4 (1.43%) Tealium
12 3 (1.07%) F5
12 3 (1.07%) OpenText