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 3 months to 24 March 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) formerly Adobe CQ, Communiqué CQ5, Day CQ
UK / England
Rank 331 491 435
Rank change year-on-year +160 -56  
Contract jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager 261 126 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.62% 0.26% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.56% 1.50% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 74 106
Median daily rate £438 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £330 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £353 £425
% change year-on-year +6.38% -17.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £53.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -24.52%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

Adobe Experience Manager is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7324 8422 8362
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.52% 17.24% 17.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4791 5397 5026
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 212 301
Median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.63% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.07
% change year-on-year -2.85% +8.89%  

Adobe Experience Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Adobe Experience Manager as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +94 179 £461 +2.41% 11
South East +40 27 £325 -13.33% 3
Yorkshire - 15 £525 -
East of England +6 13 £350 - 2
East Midlands - 12 £400 - 2
Midlands - 5 £400 -
North West +32 4 £344 -
West Midlands +7 4 £325 -16.12%
South West -1 2 £438 -
Adobe Experience Manager
UK

Adobe Experience Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Adobe Experience Manager.

1 394 (81.40%) Adobe
2 256 (52.89%) Agile Software Development
3 206 (42.56%) JavaScript
4 193 (39.88%) CSS
5 189 (39.05%) Java
6 171 (35.33%) HTML
7 158 (32.64%) CMS
8 110 (22.73%) XML
9 99 (20.45%) jQuery
10 96 (19.83%) Marketing
11 88 (18.18%) Content Management
12 76 (15.70%) AngularJS
13 73 (15.08%) Front End Development
14 70 (14.46%) Web Services
15 69 (14.26%) E-Commerce
15 69 (14.26%) Apache Felix
15 69 (14.26%) RESTful
16 68 (14.05%) User Experience
17 60 (12.40%) Apache Sling
17 60 (12.40%) HTML5
17 60 (12.40%) Apache
17 60 (12.40%) SOAP
18 56 (11.57%) CSS3
19 55 (11.36%) OO
20 52 (10.74%) OSGi
21 51 (10.54%) Ajax
21 51 (10.54%) SQL
22 48 (9.92%) JSP
23 47 (9.71%) J2EE
24 46 (9.50%) Maven

Adobe Experience Manager
Top Related 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
1 158 (32.64%) CMS
2 60 (12.40%) Apache
3 32 (6.61%) Apache Solr
4 18 (3.72%) Confluence
5 11 (2.27%) WebSphere
6 10 (2.07%) JBoss
7 9 (1.86%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.24%) Mule
8 6 (1.24%) Mule ESB
9 5 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (1.03%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (0.83%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.83%) WebLogic Portal
11 3 (0.62%) Drupal
11 3 (0.62%) IBM HTTP Server
11 3 (0.62%) IIS
11 3 (0.62%) LiveCycle
11 3 (0.62%) SAS
11 3 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (2.07%) MS Office
2 6 (1.24%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.24%) MS Visio
2 6 (1.24%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.83%) MS Project
4 2 (0.41%) Mingle
4 2 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (3.10%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (0.41%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.21%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.21%) FastStats
3 1 (0.21%) FastStats PeopleStage
3 1 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.21%) Unica
3 1 (0.21%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.13%) Adobe Analytics
2 14 (2.89%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.83%) G Suite
3 4 (0.83%) SaaS
4 3 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.62%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.41%) GitHub
5 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.41%) SmartFocus
6 1 (0.21%) Akamai
6 1 (0.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.21%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.21%) CloudBees
6 1 (0.21%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.21%) IaaS
6 1 (0.21%) iPaaS
6 1 (0.21%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.07%) SMS
1 10 (2.07%) WebEx
2 9 (1.86%) HTTP
3 6 (1.24%) DNS
4 5 (1.03%) HTTPS
5 4 (0.83%) LDAP
6 3 (0.62%) Internet
6 3 (0.62%) SSL
7 1 (0.21%) Intranet
7 1 (0.21%) Network Security
7 1 (0.21%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (2.89%) Jackrabbit
2 11 (2.27%) MongoDB
3 10 (2.07%) Big Data
4 9 (1.86%) SQL Server
5 7 (1.45%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.24%) MySQL
6 6 (1.24%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.03%) Endeca
8 2 (0.41%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.21%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.21%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.21%) HBase
9 1 (0.21%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.21%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.21%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 46 (9.50%) Maven
2 29 (5.99%) Jenkins
3 28 (5.79%) JIRA
4 23 (4.75%) Git (software)
5 21 (4.34%) Subversion
6 20 (4.13%) Eclipse
7 15 (3.10%) Cucumber
8 11 (2.27%) Gradle
8 11 (2.27%) Selenium
8 11 (2.27%) TortoiseSVN
9 10 (2.07%) Grunt
9 10 (2.07%) JUnit
10 8 (1.65%) gulp
11 5 (1.03%) IntelliJ
11 5 (1.03%) Mockito
11 5 (1.03%) WebDriver
12 4 (0.83%) TestNG
13 3 (0.62%) AccuRev
13 3 (0.62%) Bitbucket
13 3 (0.62%) TestDirector
General
1 96 (19.83%) Marketing
2 39 (8.06%) Retail
3 22 (4.55%) Finance
4 20 (4.13%) Banking
5 13 (2.69%) Legal
6 12 (2.48%) Publishing
7 11 (2.27%) Advertising
8 6 (1.24%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.03%) Automotive
9 5 (1.03%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.83%) Games
11 2 (0.41%) Front Office
11 2 (0.41%) Japanese Language
11 2 (0.41%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.21%) Back Office
12 1 (0.21%) Billing
12 1 (0.21%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.21%) German Language
12 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 289 (59.71%) Developer
2 83 (17.15%) Architect
3 54 (11.16%) Java Developer
4 41 (8.47%) Solutions Architect
5 37 (7.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 35 (7.23%) JavaScript Developer
7 29 (5.99%) Lead Developer
8 26 (5.37%) Analyst
9 22 (4.55%) Technical Architect
10 19 (3.93%) Business Analyst
10 19 (3.93%) Technical Solutions Architect
11 18 (3.72%) Digital Architect
11 18 (3.72%) Senior Developer
12 17 (3.51%) CMS Developer
13 15 (3.10%) Senior Java Developer
14 13 (2.69%) Consultant
14 13 (2.69%) UI Developer
15 12 (2.48%) Digital Analyst
15 12 (2.48%) Trainer
16 11 (2.27%) Digital Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (39.88%) CSS
2 171 (35.33%) HTML
3 110 (22.73%) XML
4 99 (20.45%) jQuery
5 76 (15.70%) AngularJS
6 70 (14.46%) Web Services
7 69 (14.26%) Apache Felix
7 69 (14.26%) RESTful
8 60 (12.40%) Apache Sling
8 60 (12.40%) HTML5
8 60 (12.40%) SOAP
9 56 (11.57%) CSS3
10 52 (10.74%) OSGi
11 51 (10.54%) Ajax
12 48 (9.92%) JSP
13 47 (9.71%) J2EE
14 45 (9.30%) JSON
15 36 (7.44%) Spring
16 35 (7.23%) REST
17 31 (6.40%) React
Miscellaneous
1 68 (14.05%) User Experience
2 33 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (3.93%) Computer Science
4 15 (3.10%) iPad
5 13 (2.69%) Social Media
6 12 (2.48%) Virtual Team
7 11 (2.27%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.03%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (0.83%) PKI
9 4 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.62%) W3C
10 3 (0.62%) Web 2.0
11 2 (0.41%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.41%) Clustering
11 2 (0.41%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.41%) Replication
12 1 (0.21%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.21%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 18 (3.72%) Android
1 18 (3.72%) Apple iOS
2 8 (1.65%) Linux
2 8 (1.65%) Unix
3 5 (1.03%) Windows
4 3 (0.62%) AIX
4 3 (0.62%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (52.89%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (18.18%) Content Management
3 73 (15.08%) Front End Development
4 69 (14.26%) E-Commerce
5 55 (11.36%) OO
6 45 (9.30%) Migration
6 45 (9.30%) Scrum
7 44 (9.09%) TDD
8 39 (8.06%) DevOps
9 34 (7.02%) Analytics
10 33 (6.82%) Web Development
11 32 (6.61%) Digital Marketing
12 30 (6.20%) OOD
13 29 (5.99%) Open Source
14 27 (5.58%) Software Engineering
15 25 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
16 24 (4.96%) User Stories
17 23 (4.75%) MVC
18 19 (3.93%) SOA
19 18 (3.72%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 206 (42.56%) JavaScript
2 189 (39.05%) Java
3 51 (10.54%) SQL
4 8 (1.65%) PHP
5 6 (1.24%) C#
5 6 (1.24%) ES6
6 5 (1.03%) Python
6 5 (1.03%) Ruby
7 4 (0.83%) Perl
8 3 (0.62%) Jython
8 3 (0.62%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.41%) ActionScript
9 2 (0.41%) ECMAScript
9 2 (0.41%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.41%) Scala
10 1 (0.21%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.21%) C
10 1 (0.21%) C++
10 1 (0.21%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 22 (4.55%) Degree
2 2 (0.41%) ISEB
3 1 (0.21%) CISA
3 1 (0.21%) CISM
3 1 (0.21%) CISSP
3 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.51%) QA
2 3 (0.62%) WCAG
3 2 (0.41%) SLA
4 1 (0.21%) FedRAMP
4 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.21%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.21%) HDFS
2 1 (0.21%) vCloud
2 1 (0.21%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (1.45%) TeamSite
2 4 (0.83%) CA Single Sign-On
2 4 (0.83%) OpenSSO
2 4 (0.83%) Puppet
3 3 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.41%) Kibana
4 2 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.21%) Ansible
5 1 (0.21%) logstash
5 1 (0.21%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.21%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 394 (81.40%) Adobe
2 16 (3.31%) IBM
3 12 (2.48%) ATG
3 12 (2.48%) Atlassian
4 10 (2.07%) hybris
5 7 (1.45%) Google
5 7 (1.45%) Oracle
5 7 (1.45%) SAP
6 6 (1.24%) Apigee
6 6 (1.24%) Microsoft
6 6 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.03%) Omniture
7 5 (1.03%) Perforce
7 5 (1.03%) Sitecore
8 4 (0.83%) BEA
9 3 (0.62%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 2 (0.41%) BT
10 2 (0.41%) Maxymiser
10 2 (0.41%) MuleSoft
10 2 (0.41%) Tealium
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