Period
to 25 October 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 25 October 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
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 588 463 572
Rank change year-on-year -125 +109 +9
Contract jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager 163 34 209
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.12% 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.86% 0.85% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 23 120
10th Percentile £300 £233 £313
25th Percentile £450 £334 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £484
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +8.53% +1.84%
75th Percentile £650 £550 £600
90th Percentile £725 £598 £676
UK median daily rate £550 £513 £475
% change year-on-year +7.32% +7.89% -1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £62.79 - -
UK median hourly rate £62.79 - -

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 8,743 4,007 11,513
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 12.89% 14.65% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,087 2,729 7,682
10th Percentile £302 £289 £263
25th Percentile £406 £375 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £460
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% -0.54%
75th Percentile £600 £563 £556
90th Percentile £689 £663 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £473 £450
% change year-on-year +5.82% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 115 242
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.63 £10.60
25th Percentile £16.23 £16.23 £13.56
Median hourly rate £21.75 £22.50 £19.98
Median % change year-on-year -3.33% +12.60% -0.09%
75th Percentile £51.00 £40.13 £35.75
90th Percentile £65.50 £57.37 £52.05
UK median hourly rate £22.82 £22.82 £20.96
% change year-on-year - +8.90% +4.78%

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 25 October 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
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 October 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 -78 136 £550 +4.76% 10
South East -93 10 £325 +30.00% 2
Midlands -67 7 £450 -
West Midlands -64 5 - -
South West - 4 £550 - 1
East Midlands -38 2 £450 -
East of England - 2 £450 - 1
North of England - 1 £500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £500 -
Adobe Experience Manager
UK

For the 6 months to 25 October 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.

1 163 (100.00%) Adobe
2 80 (49.08%) CMS
3 78 (47.85%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (39.26%) JavaScript
5 59 (36.20%) Java
6 56 (34.36%) Analytics
7 55 (33.74%) Marketing
8 54 (33.13%) CSS
9 50 (30.67%) Content Management
10 44 (26.99%) Social Skills
11 40 (24.54%) E-Commerce
12 37 (22.70%) HTML
13 35 (21.47%) Finance
13 35 (21.47%) Scrum
13 35 (21.47%) DevOps
13 35 (21.47%) User Experience
14 34 (20.86%) Accessibility
15 33 (20.25%) Problem-Solving
16 32 (19.63%) React
16 32 (19.63%) Unit Testing
17 30 (18.40%) OSGi
17 30 (18.40%) JUnit
18 27 (16.56%) XML
19 26 (15.95%) SDLC
19 26 (15.95%) Presentation Skills
20 25 (15.34%) Mobile App
21 24 (14.72%) Jenkins
22 23 (14.11%) TDD
22 23 (14.11%) GitHub
23 22 (13.50%) CSS3

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 80 (49.08%) CMS
2 12 (7.36%) Apache
3 8 (4.91%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.45%) Alfresco
4 4 (2.45%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.84%) Confluence
5 3 (1.84%) Documentum
5 3 (1.84%) FileNet
5 3 (1.84%) OnBase
5 3 (1.84%) WordPress
6 2 (1.23%) Drupal
6 2 (1.23%) Headless CMS
6 2 (1.23%) Magnolia
6 2 (1.23%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (2.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (1.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.23%) Chatbot
3 2 (1.23%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.23%) Sketch
4 1 (0.61%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.61%) InVision
4 1 (0.61%) Marvel
4 1 (0.61%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 8 (4.91%) Magento
2 5 (3.07%) Adobe Campaign
3 4 (2.45%) SAP Hybris
4 3 (1.84%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (1.84%) SAP CRM
4 3 (1.84%) Shopify
5 1 (0.61%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.61%) Sprinklr
5 1 (0.61%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 23 (14.11%) GitHub
2 22 (13.50%) AWS
3 14 (8.59%) Adobe Analytics
3 14 (8.59%) Power Platform
4 12 (7.36%) Serverless
5 10 (6.13%) GCP
5 10 (6.13%) GitHub Actions
5 10 (6.13%) Google Analytics
6 8 (4.91%) Azure
7 6 (3.68%) BlazeMeter
7 6 (3.68%) Trello
8 5 (3.07%) Akamai
8 5 (3.07%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (2.45%) CloudFront
9 4 (2.45%) Twilio
10 3 (1.84%) Datadog
11 2 (1.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 2 (1.23%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (1.23%) Google Tag Manager
11 2 (1.23%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.45%) HTTP
2 3 (1.84%) DNS
3 2 (1.23%) Firewall
3 2 (1.23%) SSL
4 1 (0.61%) Internet
4 1 (0.61%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.59%) Power BI
2 9 (5.52%) Metadata
3 3 (1.84%) MySQL
3 3 (1.84%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.23%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.23%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.23%) Redis
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.61%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.61%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 30 (18.40%) JUnit
2 24 (14.72%) Jenkins
3 19 (11.66%) Git (software)
4 18 (11.04%) JIRA
4 18 (11.04%) Mockito
5 10 (6.13%) Maven
6 6 (3.68%) JMeter
7 4 (2.45%) Storybook
8 2 (1.23%) SonarQube
8 2 (1.23%) webpack
8 2 (1.23%) Xcode
9 1 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.61%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.61%) Cypress.io
9 1 (0.61%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.61%) Gradle
9 1 (0.61%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.61%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.61%) Protractor
General
1 55 (33.74%) Marketing
2 44 (26.99%) Social Skills
3 35 (21.47%) Finance
4 26 (15.95%) Presentation Skills
5 18 (11.04%) Retail
6 11 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (4.29%) Banking
8 6 (3.68%) Organisational Skills
8 6 (3.68%) Publishing
9 4 (2.45%) Documentation Skills
10 3 (1.84%) French Language
10 3 (1.84%) Legal
10 3 (1.84%) Manufacturing
11 2 (1.23%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.61%) Arabic Language
12 1 (0.61%) Electronics
12 1 (0.61%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.61%) Russian Language
12 1 (0.61%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 42 (25.77%) Developer
2 24 (14.72%) Architect
3 20 (12.27%) Analyst
4 17 (10.43%) Digital Analyst
5 12 (7.36%) Consultant
6 11 (6.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 10 (6.13%) Designer
7 10 (6.13%) Product Analyst
8 9 (5.52%) Java Engineer
8 9 (5.52%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.91%) Software Engineer
10 7 (4.29%) Backend Developer
10 7 (4.29%) Product Owner
11 6 (3.68%) Business Analyst
11 6 (3.68%) Content Manager
11 6 (3.68%) Java Software Engineer
11 6 (3.68%) Senior Manager
11 6 (3.68%) Technical Architect
11 6 (3.68%) UX Designer
12 5 (3.07%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (33.13%) CSS
2 37 (22.70%) HTML
3 32 (19.63%) React
4 30 (18.40%) OSGi
5 27 (16.56%) XML
6 22 (13.50%) CSS3
6 22 (13.50%) Web Services
7 18 (11.04%) Preactjs
8 17 (10.43%) jQuery
9 12 (7.36%) Apache Sling
9 12 (7.36%) Sass
10 11 (6.75%) JSR 170
10 11 (6.75%) RESTful
10 11 (6.75%) Spring
11 10 (6.13%) REST
12 7 (4.29%) LDAP
12 7 (4.29%) SAML
13 6 (3.68%) AngularJS
13 6 (3.68%) HTML5
13 6 (3.68%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 35 (21.47%) User Experience
2 25 (15.34%) Mobile App
3 16 (9.82%) Social Media
4 10 (6.13%) FMCG
5 7 (4.29%) Taxonomies
6 6 (3.68%) Marketing Technology
7 4 (2.45%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.84%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.84%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.84%) Wiki
9 2 (1.23%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.23%) iPad
9 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.61%) Blog
10 1 (0.61%) Clustering
10 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.61%) Legacy Systems
10 1 (0.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.29%) Unix
2 6 (3.68%) Linux
3 3 (1.84%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (47.85%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (34.36%) Analytics
3 50 (30.67%) Content Management
4 40 (24.54%) E-Commerce
5 35 (21.47%) DevOps
5 35 (21.47%) Scrum
6 33 (20.25%) Problem-Solving
7 32 (19.63%) Unit Testing
8 26 (15.95%) SDLC
9 23 (14.11%) TDD
10 22 (13.50%) Personalization
11 21 (12.88%) SEO
12 20 (12.27%) Front End Development
13 19 (11.66%) Mobile Application Development
14 16 (9.82%) Digital Marketing
14 16 (9.82%) Sprint Planning
14 16 (9.82%) Workflow
15 14 (8.59%) Software Engineering
15 14 (8.59%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (8.59%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 64 (39.26%) JavaScript
2 59 (36.20%) Java
3 19 (11.66%) Java 8
4 18 (11.04%) Java 11
5 9 (5.52%) SQL
6 3 (1.84%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.84%) ES6
7 2 (1.23%) Apple Swift
7 2 (1.23%) Groovy
7 2 (1.23%) Objective-C
7 2 (1.23%) Python
8 1 (0.61%) C#
8 1 (0.61%) Kotlin
8 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.61%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (4.91%) Degree
2 1 (0.61%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (20.86%) Accessibility
2 8 (4.91%) WCAG
3 6 (3.68%) QA
4 4 (2.45%) COBIT
5 3 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (13.50%) Docker
2 3 (1.84%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (1.23%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.61%) Puppet
2 1 (0.61%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.61%) Terraform
Vendors
1 163 (100.00%) Adobe
2 14 (8.59%) Google
3 13 (7.98%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (4.91%) hybris
5 7 (4.29%) SAP
6 5 (3.07%) New Relic
7 4 (2.45%) Gigya
7 4 (2.45%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.45%) MuleSoft
7 4 (2.45%) Oracle
8 3 (1.84%) Hyland
8 3 (1.84%) IBM
8 3 (1.84%) Marketo
8 3 (1.84%) OpenText
8 3 (1.84%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 3 (1.84%) Snow
9 2 (1.23%) Alteryx
9 2 (1.23%) Dynatrace
9 2 (1.23%) Splunk
9 2 (1.23%) Xamarin