Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 559 545 444
Rank change year-on-year -14 -101 +51
Contract jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager 317 326 492
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.33% 0.35% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.97% 2.07% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 193 296
England median daily rate £475 £488 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +11.43% -2.78%
10th Percentile £308 £313 £350
90th Percentile £588 £600 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £488 £425
% change year-on-year -2.56% +14.71% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 5
England median hourly rate £33.00 £42.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.35% -1.16% +7.31%
10th Percentile £28.30 £39.90 £33.40
90th Percentile £87.50 £79.30 £56.87
UK median hourly rate £33.00 £42.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year -22.35% -1.16% +7.31%

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 16,053 15,734 17,633
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.84% 16.66% 18.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,454 10,510 11,439
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £256
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 366 390 410
England median hourly rate £21.38 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.88% - +7.07%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £12.24
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.83 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £21.38 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.88% - +2.56%

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 16 December 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager in England over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 16 December 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 -34 200 £495 -1.00% 22
South East +32 69 £400 -16.67% 2
North of England +1 26 £400 +20.75% 3
Yorkshire -2 15 £438 +29.63% 2
North West -3 11 £201 -12.97% 1
East of England -12 10 £513 +38.51% 2
West Midlands -15 6 £450 -
Midlands -23 6 £450 -5.26%
South West -28 6 £453 -2.09% 1
Adobe Experience Manager
UK

For the 6 months to 16 December 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.

1 292 (92.11%) Adobe
2 131 (41.32%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (38.49%) Java
4 101 (31.86%) JavaScript
5 92 (29.02%) HTML
6 91 (28.71%) CMS
7 73 (23.03%) CSS
8 72 (22.71%) Jenkins
9 70 (22.08%) Content Management
10 68 (21.45%) Git (software)
11 66 (20.82%) Maven
12 63 (19.87%) Web Services
13 62 (19.56%) Marketing
14 60 (18.93%) Analytics
15 56 (17.67%) E-Commerce
16 54 (17.03%) Scrum
17 53 (16.72%) DevOps
18 50 (15.77%) Amazon AWS
18 50 (15.77%) HTML5
19 49 (15.46%) React
20 48 (15.14%) User Experience
21 46 (14.51%) AngularJS
22 45 (14.20%) Finance
23 43 (13.56%) Microservices
24 41 (12.93%) jQuery
25 39 (12.30%) Continuous Integration
25 39 (12.30%) QA
25 39 (12.30%) JSR 170
26 38 (11.99%) XML
27 35 (11.04%) J2EE

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 91 (28.71%) CMS
2 35 (11.04%) Elasticsearch
3 27 (8.52%) Confluence
4 15 (4.73%) LiveCycle
5 12 (3.79%) SharePoint
6 11 (3.47%) Apache Solr
7 9 (2.84%) WebSphere
8 7 (2.21%) Cloud Foundry
8 7 (2.21%) WordPress
9 6 (1.89%) Alfresco
9 6 (1.89%) Documentum
9 6 (1.89%) FileNet
10 4 (1.26%) OnBase
10 4 (1.26%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.63%) Apache
11 2 (0.63%) Drupal
11 2 (0.63%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.63%) Liferay
11 2 (0.63%) LiveLink
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (1.89%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.26%) Acrobat
2 4 (1.26%) Adobe After Effects
2 4 (1.26%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.26%) InDesign
3 3 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.32%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.84%) SAP Hybris
2 7 (2.21%) Adobe Campaign
3 6 (1.89%) Eloqua
4 3 (0.95%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.63%) SDL Web 8
6 1 (0.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 50 (15.77%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (10.41%) Amazon EC2
3 32 (10.09%) Amazon S3
4 23 (7.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 23 (7.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 23 (7.26%) Amazon SQS
4 23 (7.26%) AWS Lambda
4 23 (7.26%) CloudFront
4 23 (7.26%) Serverless
5 15 (4.73%) Adobe Analytics
6 13 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (2.84%) Amazon ELB
7 9 (2.84%) GitHub
7 9 (2.84%) Google Analytics
8 6 (1.89%) Sauce Labs
9 4 (1.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 3 (0.95%) Apigee
11 2 (0.63%) Google Tag Manager
11 2 (0.63%) Heroku
11 2 (0.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.21%) Internet
2 1 (0.32%) DNS
2 1 (0.32%) Firewall
2 1 (0.32%) HTTP
2 1 (0.32%) Network Security
2 1 (0.32%) SMS
2 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 17 (5.36%) Relational Database
3 13 (4.10%) MongoDB
4 11 (3.47%) MySQL
5 10 (3.15%) NoSQL
6 9 (2.84%) InfluxDB
6 9 (2.84%) Jackrabbit
7 4 (1.26%) SQL Server
8 3 (0.95%) Big Data
9 2 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.63%) SQLite
10 1 (0.32%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 72 (22.71%) Jenkins
2 68 (21.45%) Git (software)
3 66 (20.82%) Maven
4 35 (11.04%) JIRA
5 25 (7.89%) IntelliJ
6 23 (7.26%) Gradle
7 21 (6.62%) Eclipse
7 21 (6.62%) Selenium
8 18 (5.68%) JUnit
9 17 (5.36%) Ant
10 15 (4.73%) SonarQube
11 14 (4.42%) Subversion
12 13 (4.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 12 (3.79%) Mercurial
14 11 (3.47%) Bitbucket
14 11 (3.47%) Checkstyle
14 11 (3.47%) SoapUI
14 11 (3.47%) Sonatype Nexus
15 10 (3.15%) Artifactory
15 10 (3.15%) Grunt
General
1 62 (19.56%) Marketing
2 45 (14.20%) Finance
3 15 (4.73%) Banking
4 10 (3.15%) Publishing
5 9 (2.84%) Retail
6 6 (1.89%) Advertising
7 4 (1.26%) Corporate Banking
7 4 (1.26%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.26%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.63%) Automotive
8 2 (0.63%) French Language
8 2 (0.63%) German Language
8 2 (0.63%) Legal
9 1 (0.32%) Billing
9 1 (0.32%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.32%) Games
9 1 (0.32%) Law
9 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 157 (49.53%) Developer
2 32 (10.09%) Java Developer
3 30 (9.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 28 (8.83%) Analyst
5 22 (6.94%) Business Analyst
6 17 (5.36%) DevOps Engineer
7 15 (4.73%) Digital Analyst
7 15 (4.73%) Digital Business Analyst
8 14 (4.42%) Tester
9 12 (3.79%) JavaScript Developer
10 11 (3.47%) Architect
11 10 (3.15%) Systems Administrator
12 9 (2.84%) E-Commerce Engineer
12 9 (2.84%) Software Engineer
13 8 (2.52%) Designer
13 8 (2.52%) E-Commerce Manager
13 8 (2.52%) Senior Developer
13 8 (2.52%) UI Developer
14 7 (2.21%) J2EE Developer
14 7 (2.21%) Lead Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (29.02%) HTML
2 73 (23.03%) CSS
3 63 (19.87%) Web Services
4 50 (15.77%) HTML5
5 49 (15.46%) React
6 46 (14.51%) AngularJS
7 41 (12.93%) jQuery
8 39 (12.30%) JSR 170
9 38 (11.99%) XML
10 35 (11.04%) J2EE
11 33 (10.41%) OSGi
12 29 (9.15%) Spring
13 28 (8.83%) REST
14 27 (8.52%) JSON
15 21 (6.62%) RESTful
15 21 (6.62%) SOAP
16 20 (6.31%) CSS3
16 20 (6.31%) Spring MVC
17 19 (5.99%) Ajax
17 19 (5.99%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 48 (15.14%) User Experience
2 13 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.15%) Social Media
4 8 (2.52%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (2.52%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.21%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.21%) Virtual Team
6 5 (1.58%) Algorithms
6 5 (1.58%) Clustering
6 5 (1.58%) FMCG
6 5 (1.58%) Replication
7 4 (1.26%) Taxonomies
8 3 (0.95%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.63%) Marketing Technology
9 2 (0.63%) NHS
9 2 (0.63%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.63%) Video on Demand
9 2 (0.63%) Web 2.0
9 2 (0.63%) Wiki
10 1 (0.32%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 24 (7.57%) Unix
2 19 (5.99%) Windows
3 8 (2.52%) Linux
4 7 (2.21%) Solaris
5 4 (1.26%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.63%) Android
6 2 (0.63%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (41.32%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (22.08%) Content Management
3 60 (18.93%) Analytics
4 56 (17.67%) E-Commerce
5 54 (17.03%) Scrum
6 53 (16.72%) DevOps
7 43 (13.56%) Microservices
8 39 (12.30%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (10.73%) User Stories
10 32 (10.09%) Workflow
11 31 (9.78%) BDD
12 27 (8.52%) Front End Development
12 27 (8.52%) Software Engineering
13 25 (7.89%) TDD
13 25 (7.89%) Unit Testing
14 24 (7.57%) Responsive Web Design
14 24 (7.57%) Test Automation
15 23 (7.26%) Problem-Solving
16 22 (6.94%) MVC
17 21 (6.62%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 122 (38.49%) Java
2 101 (31.86%) JavaScript
3 25 (7.89%) Java 8
4 18 (5.68%) SQL
5 17 (5.36%) Python
6 10 (3.15%) C
7 9 (2.84%) ES6
7 9 (2.84%) Perl
7 9 (2.84%) Ruby
8 8 (2.52%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.63%) Assembly Language
9 2 (0.63%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.63%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.32%) ES8
10 1 (0.32%) PHP
10 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (4.73%) Degree
2 4 (1.26%) DBS Check
2 4 (1.26%) ISTQB
2 4 (1.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (12.30%) QA
2 10 (3.15%) SLA
3 4 (1.26%) PMO
4 1 (0.32%) GDPR
4 1 (0.32%) WCAG
System Software
1 17 (5.36%) Docker
2 5 (1.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 26 (8.20%) Terraform
2 20 (6.31%) Ansible
3 14 (4.42%) Kubernetes
4 10 (3.15%) Puppet
5 9 (2.84%) Kibana
5 9 (2.84%) logstash
5 9 (2.84%) Nagios
5 9 (2.84%) Pingdom
5 9 (2.84%) Uchiwa
5 9 (2.84%) ZABBIX
6 7 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.32%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 292 (92.11%) Adobe
2 31 (9.78%) hybris
3 18 (5.68%) New Relic
4 16 (5.05%) Google
5 15 (4.73%) IBM
5 15 (4.73%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (2.84%) PagerDuty
6 9 (2.84%) SAP
7 8 (2.52%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 8 (2.52%) Splunk
8 7 (2.21%) Sitecore
9 6 (1.89%) OpenText
9 6 (1.89%) Oracle
10 4 (1.26%) ATG
10 4 (1.26%) Hyland
11 3 (0.95%) Omniture
11 3 (0.95%) Tealium
11 3 (0.95%) Xerox
12 2 (0.63%) Coverity
12 2 (0.63%) FatWire