Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 520 498 499
Rank change year-on-year -22 +1 -80
Contract jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager 357 342 411
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.38% 0.38% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.27% 2.27% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 201 246
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% -2.70%
10th Percentile £324 £313 £350
90th Percentile £638 £600 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 2
England median hourly rate £100.50 £40.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +151.25% +18.52% -18.67%
10th Percentile £29.90 £20.75 £26.73
90th Percentile £100.75 £50.13 £40.98
UK median hourly rate £100.50 £40.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year +151.25% +18.52% -18.67%

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 15,696 15,093 18,514
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.81% 16.98% 18.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,365 9,808 12,338
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.92%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £258
90th Percentile £625 £602 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £420
% change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 387 443
England median hourly rate £20.75 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.19% +5.00% +1.27%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.15 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.28 £50.00 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £19.82 £20.39
% change year-on-year +3.46% -2.82% +1.95%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 19 August 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 -32 222 £500 +5.26% 19
South East -8 49 £458 +14.38% 4
Midlands +3 34 £450 +5.88% 4
North of England -6 34 £400 -9.09% 4
Yorkshire +3 24 £400 -17.10% 1
West Midlands -3 23 £450 - 3
North West -4 10 £331 -24.72% 3
South West - 10 £439 -
East Midlands -8 9 £550 +37.50% 1
East of England -6 7 £500 +33.33% 3
Adobe Experience Manager
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 327 (91.60%) Adobe
2 159 (44.54%) Java
3 137 (38.38%) Agile Software Development
4 93 (26.05%) HTML
5 89 (24.93%) JavaScript
5 89 (24.93%) Content Management
6 87 (24.37%) CMS
7 79 (22.13%) CSS
8 70 (19.61%) DevOps
9 68 (19.05%) Jenkins
9 68 (19.05%) Marketing
10 59 (16.53%) QA
10 59 (16.53%) Maven
11 55 (15.41%) Analytics
12 53 (14.85%) Git (software)
13 52 (14.57%) E-Commerce
14 51 (14.29%) jQuery
14 51 (14.29%) User Experience
15 49 (13.73%) hybris
16 46 (12.89%) OSGi
16 46 (12.89%) Front End Development
17 45 (12.61%) JSR 170
18 43 (12.04%) HTML5
18 43 (12.04%) Scrum
19 42 (11.76%) Microservices
20 41 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
21 40 (11.20%) Spring
21 40 (11.20%) Sonatype Nexus
22 38 (10.64%) BDD
23 36 (10.08%) Web Services

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 87 (24.37%) CMS
2 24 (6.72%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (4.20%) Drupal
4 13 (3.64%) Confluence
5 12 (3.36%) LiveCycle
5 12 (3.36%) SharePoint
5 12 (3.36%) Sitecore CMS
6 10 (2.80%) WordPress
7 7 (1.96%) Alfresco
7 7 (1.96%) FileNet
8 6 (1.68%) Apache
8 6 (1.68%) Documentum
8 6 (1.68%) Liferay
8 6 (1.68%) LiveLink
9 5 (1.40%) Apache Solr
9 5 (1.40%) Umbraco
10 4 (1.12%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.84%) Mule
11 3 (0.84%) Mule ESB
12 2 (0.56%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (1.68%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.84%) Acrobat
2 3 (0.84%) Adobe After Effects
2 3 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (0.84%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 9 (2.52%) Eloqua
2 7 (1.96%) SAP Hybris
3 6 (1.68%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (0.84%) Magento
5 2 (0.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 41 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (6.72%) Amazon EC2
3 23 (6.44%) Amazon S3
4 20 (5.60%) GitHub
5 19 (5.32%) Amazon ELB
6 18 (5.04%) Adobe Analytics
7 14 (3.92%) Google Analytics
8 7 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (1.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 5 (1.40%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 5 (1.40%) CloudFront
11 4 (1.12%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (1.12%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (1.12%) Serverless
12 3 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 3 (0.84%) Datadog
12 3 (0.84%) SaaS
13 1 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.28%) npm
13 1 (0.28%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.40%) SMS
2 1 (0.28%) DNS
2 1 (0.28%) Extranet
2 1 (0.28%) HTTP
2 1 (0.28%) Internet
2 1 (0.28%) Network Security
2 1 (0.28%) SMTP
2 1 (0.28%) SNMP
2 1 (0.28%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (7.28%) MongoDB
2 24 (6.72%) MySQL
3 18 (5.04%) InfluxDB
4 5 (1.40%) Jackrabbit
5 4 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.12%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.12%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.12%) SQLite
6 2 (0.56%) Big Data
7 1 (0.28%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.28%) DB2
7 1 (0.28%) ObjectStore
7 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 68 (19.05%) Jenkins
2 59 (16.53%) Maven
3 53 (14.85%) Git (software)
4 40 (11.20%) Sonatype Nexus
5 23 (6.44%) Mockito
5 23 (6.44%) SonarQube
6 18 (5.04%) Artifactory
6 18 (5.04%) Bitbucket
6 18 (5.04%) JIRA
7 12 (3.36%) Subversion
8 9 (2.52%) gulp
8 9 (2.52%) Selenium
9 8 (2.24%) Gradle
9 8 (2.24%) webpack
10 7 (1.96%) Ant
10 7 (1.96%) Eclipse
10 7 (1.96%) Grunt
10 7 (1.96%) JUnit
11 6 (1.68%) Xcode
12 5 (1.40%) Dreamweaver
General
1 68 (19.05%) Marketing
2 34 (9.52%) Finance
3 18 (5.04%) Banking
4 11 (3.08%) Publishing
5 9 (2.52%) Retail
6 6 (1.68%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.12%) Advertising
7 4 (1.12%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.84%) Cantonese Language
8 3 (0.84%) French Language
8 3 (0.84%) German Language
8 3 (0.84%) Italian Language
8 3 (0.84%) Japanese Language
8 3 (0.84%) Mandarin Language
8 3 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.84%) Russian Language
8 3 (0.84%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.56%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.56%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.28%) Hindi Language
Job Titles
1 171 (47.90%) Developer
2 40 (11.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 34 (9.52%) Architect
3 34 (9.52%) Business Analyst
4 31 (8.68%) Analyst
5 26 (7.28%) DevOps Engineer
6 24 (6.72%) Java Developer
7 21 (5.88%) AWS DevOps
7 21 (5.88%) Digital Business Analyst
8 18 (5.04%) Digital Analyst
9 15 (4.20%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 15 (4.20%) AWS Engineer
9 15 (4.20%) Project Manager
10 12 (3.36%) JavaScript Developer
11 11 (3.08%) Solutions Architect
12 10 (2.80%) Consultant
12 10 (2.80%) UI Developer
13 8 (2.24%) Digital Project Manager
13 8 (2.24%) React Developer
14 7 (1.96%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (26.05%) HTML
2 79 (22.13%) CSS
3 51 (14.29%) jQuery
4 46 (12.89%) OSGi
5 45 (12.61%) JSR 170
6 43 (12.04%) HTML5
7 40 (11.20%) Spring
8 36 (10.08%) Web Services
9 32 (8.96%) AngularJS
10 28 (7.84%) XML
11 27 (7.56%) .NET
12 26 (7.28%) REST
13 24 (6.72%) CSS3
13 24 (6.72%) Spring Boot
14 23 (6.44%) JSON
15 22 (6.16%) Apache Sling
15 22 (6.16%) PowerMock
16 21 (5.88%) J2EE
16 21 (5.88%) RESTful
16 21 (5.88%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 51 (14.29%) User Experience
2 11 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.08%) Management Information System
3 8 (2.24%) Algorithms
4 6 (1.68%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.40%) iPad
6 4 (1.12%) NHS
6 4 (1.12%) Replication
6 4 (1.12%) Social Media
7 3 (0.84%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.84%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (0.84%) Video on Demand
7 3 (0.84%) Web 2.0
8 2 (0.56%) Clustering
8 2 (0.56%) Taxonomies
8 2 (0.56%) Vector Graphics
8 2 (0.56%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.28%) FMCG
9 1 (0.28%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.28%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 13 (3.64%) Linux
2 6 (1.68%) Unix
3 4 (1.12%) Android
3 4 (1.12%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.84%) Mac OS X
4 3 (0.84%) Solaris
5 2 (0.56%) Windows
6 1 (0.28%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (38.38%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (24.93%) Content Management
3 70 (19.61%) DevOps
4 55 (15.41%) Analytics
5 52 (14.57%) E-Commerce
6 46 (12.89%) Front End Development
7 43 (12.04%) Scrum
8 42 (11.76%) Microservices
9 38 (10.64%) BDD
10 35 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
11 34 (9.52%) Unit Testing
12 33 (9.24%) TDD
13 32 (8.96%) Kanban
14 27 (7.56%) User Acceptance Testing
15 26 (7.28%) Workflow
16 25 (7.00%) Stakeholder Management
17 24 (6.72%) Coaching
18 23 (6.44%) Deployment Automation
18 23 (6.44%) Mentoring
19 22 (6.16%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 159 (44.54%) Java
2 89 (24.93%) JavaScript
3 34 (9.52%) Python
4 32 (8.96%) Perl
5 25 (7.00%) Ruby
6 12 (3.36%) Bash Shell
7 9 (2.52%) PHP
8 7 (1.96%) ES6
8 7 (1.96%) Java 8
9 4 (1.12%) Objective-C
9 4 (1.12%) TypeScript
10 3 (0.84%) ES8
10 3 (0.84%) SQL
11 2 (0.56%) C
11 2 (0.56%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.28%) C#
12 1 (0.28%) ES7
Qualifications
1 12 (3.36%) Degree
2 5 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.56%) ISEB
4 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.28%) PMP
4 1 (0.28%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (16.53%) QA
2 7 (1.96%) SLA
3 4 (1.12%) PMO
4 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (3.08%) Docker
2 2 (0.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 33 (9.24%) Puppet
2 30 (8.40%) Terraform
3 24 (6.72%) ZABBIX
4 23 (6.44%) Kibana
5 21 (5.88%) Nagios
6 20 (5.60%) Pingdom
7 19 (5.32%) Uchiwa
8 18 (5.04%) logstash
9 12 (3.36%) Ansible
10 10 (2.80%) Kubernetes
11 7 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (1.96%) TeamSite
12 5 (1.40%) Rundeck
13 1 (0.28%) Salt
13 1 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 327 (91.60%) Adobe
2 49 (13.73%) hybris
3 27 (7.56%) New Relic
4 19 (5.32%) Coverity
5 18 (5.04%) Google
5 18 (5.04%) PagerDuty
5 18 (5.04%) Sitecore
6 16 (4.48%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (3.36%) Oracle
8 11 (3.08%) IBM
8 11 (3.08%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 9 (2.52%) Splunk
10 7 (1.96%) SAP
11 6 (1.68%) Apigee
11 6 (1.68%) FatWire
11 6 (1.68%) Interwoven
11 6 (1.68%) OpenText
11 6 (1.68%) Vignette
11 6 (1.68%) Xerox
12 5 (1.40%) ATG