Period
to 25 January 2020

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 January 2020 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 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 575 570 505
Rank change year-on-year -5 -65 -77
Contract jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager 146 290 375
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.32% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.56% 1.92% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 175 227
England median daily rate £500 £480 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% -1.54% +8.64%
10th Percentile £313 £309 £313
90th Percentile £625 £600 £609
UK median daily rate £513 £480 £500
% change year-on-year +6.77% -4.00% +16.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
England median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK median hourly rate - - £42.50

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 9,336 15,073 15,350
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.34% 16.52% 16.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,142 9,843 10,315
England median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £283 £265
90th Percentile £638 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 321 383
England median hourly rate £20.25 £20.00 £19.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +3.41% -3.30%
10th Percentile £11.15 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.00 £47.50 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £19.34
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.41% +1.79%

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 January 2020.

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 January 2020. 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 +40 103 £525 +5.00% 17
South East +24 20 £463 +15.63% 1
South West +28 18 £325 -40.91%
North of England +25 4 £500 +11.11%
Yorkshire +38 3 £550 +13.99%
East of England +30 1 - - 1
North West +16 1 £450 +221.43%
Adobe Experience Manager
UK

For the 6 months to 25 January 2020, 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.

1 141 (96.58%) Adobe
2 66 (45.21%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (34.93%) CMS
4 44 (30.14%) JavaScript
5 38 (26.03%) Java
6 37 (25.34%) Marketing
7 35 (23.97%) HTML
8 32 (21.92%) Scrum
9 30 (20.55%) CSS
9 30 (20.55%) Project Management
10 29 (19.86%) Content Management
11 27 (18.49%) User Experience
12 26 (17.81%) E-Commerce
13 25 (17.12%) Stakeholder Management
14 24 (16.44%) Front End Development
15 22 (15.07%) Digital Transformation Programme
16 21 (14.38%) Analytics
17 19 (13.01%) Photoshop
18 18 (12.33%) Finance
18 18 (12.33%) JIRA
19 17 (11.64%) Retail
19 17 (11.64%) XML
20 16 (10.96%) CRM
20 16 (10.96%) AWS
20 16 (10.96%) Adobe Analytics
20 16 (10.96%) Problem-Solving
21 15 (10.27%) Wireframes
21 15 (10.27%) OSGi
22 14 (9.59%) React
23 13 (8.90%) Scaled Agile Framework

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 51 (34.93%) CMS
2 9 (6.16%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (5.48%) Confluence
4 6 (4.11%) WebSphere
5 5 (3.42%) Apache
6 4 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.74%) Headless CMS
7 2 (1.37%) JBoss
7 2 (1.37%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.37%) WordPress
8 1 (0.68%) Anypoint
8 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 19 (13.01%) Photoshop
2 10 (6.85%) InDesign
2 10 (6.85%) Sketch
3 6 (4.11%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (2.05%) InVision
5 1 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.68%) Figma
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.74%) Adobe Campaign
1 4 (2.74%) Magento
2 2 (1.37%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.68%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.68%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.96%) Adobe Analytics
1 16 (10.96%) AWS
2 9 (6.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 8 (5.48%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (5.48%) Amazon S3
3 8 (5.48%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (2.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (2.74%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 4 (2.74%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (2.74%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (2.74%) CloudFront
4 4 (2.74%) GitHub
4 4 (2.74%) Route 53
4 4 (2.74%) Serverless
5 3 (2.05%) Force.com
6 1 (0.68%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.68%) SaaS
6 1 (0.68%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.37%) Internet
2 1 (0.68%) Firewall
2 1 (0.68%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.79%) Jackrabbit
2 4 (2.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.68%) MySQL
3 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (12.33%) JIRA
2 13 (8.90%) Git (software)
3 9 (6.16%) Maven
4 6 (4.11%) IntelliJ
5 4 (2.74%) CircleCI
5 4 (2.74%) Gradle
6 3 (2.05%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.37%) Selenium
8 1 (0.68%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.68%) Bower
8 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.68%) git-flow
8 1 (0.68%) Grunt
8 1 (0.68%) gulp
8 1 (0.68%) Hudson
8 1 (0.68%) webpack
General
1 37 (25.34%) Marketing
2 18 (12.33%) Finance
3 17 (11.64%) Retail
4 10 (6.85%) Banking
5 8 (5.48%) Games
6 7 (4.79%) Legal
7 5 (3.42%) Publishing
8 3 (2.05%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (2.05%) Investment Banking
8 3 (2.05%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.68%) Automotive
9 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (28.08%) Developer
2 19 (13.01%) Project Manager
3 13 (8.90%) Analyst
4 12 (8.22%) Business Analyst
5 11 (7.53%) Consultant
5 11 (7.53%) Designer
6 10 (6.85%) Digital Designer
7 9 (6.16%) Architect
8 8 (5.48%) Digital Project Manager
8 8 (5.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 7 (4.79%) Digital Transformation
9 7 (4.79%) Digital Transformation Manager
9 7 (4.79%) Digital Transformation Project Manager
9 7 (4.79%) Transformation Manager
9 7 (4.79%) Transformation Project Manager
10 5 (3.42%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.42%) Technical Architect
10 5 (3.42%) Technical Leader
11 4 (2.74%) IT Manager
11 4 (2.74%) Senior IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (23.97%) HTML
2 30 (20.55%) CSS
3 17 (11.64%) XML
4 15 (10.27%) OSGi
5 14 (9.59%) React
6 13 (8.90%) JSR 170
7 12 (8.22%) Apache Sling
8 10 (6.85%) HTML5
8 10 (6.85%) SAML
9 8 (5.48%) Sass
9 8 (5.48%) Web Services
10 7 (4.79%) J2SE
10 7 (4.79%) JSON
11 6 (4.11%) Ajax
12 5 (3.42%) AngularJS
12 5 (3.42%) LDAP
12 5 (3.42%) Lucene
12 5 (3.42%) REST
12 5 (3.42%) Spring
12 5 (3.42%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.49%) User Experience
2 8 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.79%) W3C
4 5 (3.42%) Virtual Team
5 4 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.37%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.37%) PMI
6 2 (1.37%) Social Media
7 1 (0.68%) Animation
7 1 (0.68%) Blog
7 1 (0.68%) FMCG
7 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.68%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.42%) Unix
2 1 (0.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (45.21%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (21.92%) Scrum
3 30 (20.55%) Project Management
4 29 (19.86%) Content Management
5 26 (17.81%) E-Commerce
6 25 (17.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (16.44%) Front End Development
8 22 (15.07%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 21 (14.38%) Analytics
10 16 (10.96%) CRM
10 16 (10.96%) Problem-Solving
11 15 (10.27%) Wireframes
12 13 (8.90%) Scaled Agile Framework
13 12 (8.22%) Digital Marketing
13 12 (8.22%) SEO
14 11 (7.53%) Project Delivery
14 11 (7.53%) User Stories
15 10 (6.85%) DevOps
16 8 (5.48%) Web Development
16 8 (5.48%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 44 (30.14%) JavaScript
2 38 (26.03%) Java
3 8 (5.48%) Java 8
4 4 (2.74%) C
4 4 (2.74%) Python
5 3 (2.05%) PHP
6 1 (0.68%) ES6
6 1 (0.68%) SQL
6 1 (0.68%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (3.42%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (3.42%) Degree
1 5 (3.42%) Master's Degree
2 2 (1.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.90%) QA
2 3 (2.05%) PMO
2 3 (2.05%) WCAG
3 1 (0.68%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (4.79%) Single Sign-On
2 6 (4.11%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 141 (96.58%) Adobe
2 11 (7.53%) Google
2 11 (7.53%) Sitecore
3 10 (6.85%) Perforce
3 10 (6.85%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (6.16%) hybris
5 4 (2.74%) Okta
6 2 (1.37%) ForgeRock
7 1 (0.68%) IBM
7 1 (0.68%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.68%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle
7 1 (0.68%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 1 (0.68%) SAP
7 1 (0.68%) Tableau
7 1 (0.68%) Yandex