Period
to 19 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 559 550 483
Rank change year-on-year -9 -67 -51
Contract jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager 307 295 448
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.33% 0.32% 0.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.94% 1.92% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 172 269
England median daily rate £489 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.25% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £307 £326 £350
90th Percentile £631 £612 £600
UK median daily rate £493 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -1.50% +11.11% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 5
England median hourly rate £100.50 £40.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +151.25% -6.98% +14.45%
10th Percentile £29.50 £32.15 £31.90
90th Percentile £100.75 £52.25 £56.87
UK median hourly rate £100.50 £40.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year +151.25% -6.98% +14.45%

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 15,850 15,373 18,376
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.82% 16.82% 18.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,431 10,123 12,120
England median daily rate £464 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.00% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £256
90th Percentile £631 £612 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £441 £420
% change year-on-year +1.98% +5.06% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 381 384 476
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.96 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.60% +4.78% +5.26%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.25 £48.75 £48.56
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

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 October 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 October 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 October 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 -33 192 £500 - 24
South East +15 46 £460 +2.22% 5
North of England +3 35 £400 -9.09% 3
Yorkshire +14 30 £425 -2.30% 1
Midlands +2 16 £450 - 3
West Midlands -15 9 £450 - 1
South West -21 9 £453 -2.09% 1
East of England -6 8 £513 +13.89% 2
East Midlands +9 7 £550 - 2
North West -17 5 £140 -68.18% 2
Adobe Experience Manager
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 275 (89.58%) Adobe
2 135 (43.97%) Java
3 114 (37.13%) Agile Software Development
4 93 (30.29%) JavaScript
5 79 (25.73%) Content Management
6 78 (25.41%) HTML
7 74 (24.10%) Jenkins
8 72 (23.45%) CSS
9 69 (22.48%) CMS
10 65 (21.17%) DevOps
11 63 (20.52%) Git (software)
11 63 (20.52%) Maven
11 63 (20.52%) Marketing
12 59 (19.22%) E-Commerce
13 52 (16.94%) Microservices
14 46 (14.98%) hybris
14 46 (14.98%) jQuery
15 45 (14.66%) User Experience
16 42 (13.68%) Analytics
16 42 (13.68%) AngularJS
16 42 (13.68%) Web Services
17 40 (13.03%) QA
17 40 (13.03%) Spring
17 40 (13.03%) Amazon AWS
18 38 (12.38%) JSR 170
19 37 (12.05%) OSGi
20 36 (11.73%) Finance
21 34 (11.07%) BDD
22 33 (10.75%) Continuous Integration
22 33 (10.75%) HTML5

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 69 (22.48%) CMS
2 31 (10.10%) Elasticsearch
3 22 (7.17%) Confluence
4 13 (4.23%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.28%) Alfresco
5 7 (2.28%) Apache Solr
5 7 (2.28%) FileNet
5 7 (2.28%) WebSphere
6 6 (1.95%) Cloud Foundry
6 6 (1.95%) Documentum
6 6 (1.95%) Drupal
6 6 (1.95%) Liferay
6 6 (1.95%) LiveCycle
6 6 (1.95%) LiveLink
7 4 (1.30%) WordPress
8 2 (0.65%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.65%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.33%) Apache
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (1.95%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.30%) Acrobat
2 4 (1.30%) Adobe After Effects
2 4 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.30%) InDesign
3 3 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.33%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.93%) Eloqua
1 9 (2.93%) SAP Hybris
2 4 (1.30%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 40 (13.03%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (10.10%) Amazon EC2
3 30 (9.77%) Amazon S3
4 20 (6.51%) Amazon ELB
4 20 (6.51%) GitHub
5 10 (3.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 10 (3.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 10 (3.26%) Amazon SQS
5 10 (3.26%) AWS Lambda
5 10 (3.26%) CloudFront
5 10 (3.26%) Google Analytics
5 10 (3.26%) Serverless
6 9 (2.93%) Adobe Analytics
7 7 (2.28%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (1.63%) Apigee
9 4 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 2 (0.65%) Sauce Labs
11 1 (0.33%) npm
11 1 (0.33%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.30%) Internet
2 3 (0.98%) SMS
3 1 (0.33%) DNS
3 1 (0.33%) Extranet
3 1 (0.33%) Firewall
3 1 (0.33%) HTTP
3 1 (0.33%) Network Security
3 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.49%) MongoDB
2 20 (6.51%) MySQL
3 19 (6.19%) InfluxDB
4 10 (3.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 10 (3.26%) Relational Database
5 9 (2.93%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.63%) SQL Server
7 4 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.30%) SQLite
8 3 (0.98%) Big Data
9 2 (0.65%) Jackrabbit
10 1 (0.33%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.33%) ObjectStore
Development Applications
1 74 (24.10%) Jenkins
2 63 (20.52%) Git (software)
2 63 (20.52%) Maven
3 29 (9.45%) Sonatype Nexus
4 26 (8.47%) JIRA
5 21 (6.84%) Bitbucket
6 20 (6.51%) Artifactory
7 19 (6.19%) SonarQube
8 17 (5.54%) Gradle
9 16 (5.21%) Eclipse
10 14 (4.56%) Ant
11 13 (4.23%) JUnit
11 13 (4.23%) Mockito
11 13 (4.23%) Selenium
11 13 (4.23%) Subversion
12 10 (3.26%) IntelliJ
13 8 (2.61%) Xcode
14 7 (2.28%) Checkstyle
14 7 (2.28%) Grunt
14 7 (2.28%) Mercurial
General
1 63 (20.52%) Marketing
2 36 (11.73%) Finance
3 21 (6.84%) Banking
4 12 (3.91%) Publishing
5 9 (2.93%) Retail
6 6 (1.95%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.63%) Advertising
8 4 (1.30%) Corporate Banking
8 4 (1.30%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.98%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.65%) Legal
11 1 (0.33%) Automotive
11 1 (0.33%) Billing
11 1 (0.33%) French Language
11 1 (0.33%) Games
11 1 (0.33%) German Language
11 1 (0.33%) Law
11 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 146 (47.56%) Developer
2 34 (11.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 30 (9.77%) Analyst
4 29 (9.45%) Java Developer
5 27 (8.79%) DevOps Engineer
6 25 (8.14%) Business Analyst
7 24 (7.82%) Architect
8 15 (4.89%) AWS DevOps
8 15 (4.89%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 15 (4.89%) AWS Engineer
8 15 (4.89%) Digital Business Analyst
9 14 (4.56%) Digital Analyst
10 13 (4.23%) JavaScript Developer
11 11 (3.58%) UI Developer
12 7 (2.28%) Content Editor
12 7 (2.28%) Designer
12 7 (2.28%) Senior Developer
13 6 (1.95%) Consultant
13 6 (1.95%) Deployment Engineer
13 6 (1.95%) UX Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (25.41%) HTML
2 72 (23.45%) CSS
3 46 (14.98%) jQuery
4 42 (13.68%) AngularJS
4 42 (13.68%) Web Services
5 40 (13.03%) Spring
6 38 (12.38%) JSR 170
7 37 (12.05%) OSGi
8 33 (10.75%) HTML5
9 30 (9.77%) REST
9 30 (9.77%) Spring Boot
10 28 (9.12%) React
10 28 (9.12%) XML
11 26 (8.47%) J2EE
12 23 (7.49%) JSON
13 20 (6.51%) Sensu
14 19 (6.19%) CSS3
14 19 (6.19%) Elastic Stack
14 19 (6.19%) Sass
15 18 (5.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.66%) User Experience
2 13 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.23%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.93%) Social Media
4 8 (2.61%) Algorithms
5 6 (1.95%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.63%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (1.30%) Clustering
7 4 (1.30%) iPad
7 4 (1.30%) NHS
7 4 (1.30%) Replication
7 4 (1.30%) Taxonomies
8 2 (0.65%) FMCG
8 2 (0.65%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.65%) Wiki
9 1 (0.33%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.33%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.33%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.33%) Video\Live Streaming
9 1 (0.33%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.26%) Unix
2 8 (2.61%) Windows
3 7 (2.28%) Linux
4 6 (1.95%) Solaris
5 4 (1.30%) Android
5 4 (1.30%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.30%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (37.13%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (25.73%) Content Management
3 65 (21.17%) DevOps
4 59 (19.22%) E-Commerce
5 52 (16.94%) Microservices
6 42 (13.68%) Analytics
7 34 (11.07%) BDD
8 33 (10.75%) Continuous Integration
8 33 (10.75%) Front End Development
8 33 (10.75%) Scrum
9 29 (9.45%) Unit Testing
10 27 (8.79%) TDD
11 25 (8.14%) User Stories
12 23 (7.49%) MVC
12 23 (7.49%) Software Engineering
12 23 (7.49%) User Acceptance Testing
13 21 (6.84%) Digital Marketing
14 20 (6.51%) Deployment Automation
14 20 (6.51%) Load Balancing
14 20 (6.51%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 135 (43.97%) Java
2 93 (30.29%) JavaScript
3 29 (9.45%) Python
4 20 (6.51%) Perl
4 20 (6.51%) Ruby
5 13 (4.23%) SQL
6 12 (3.91%) Java 8
7 9 (2.93%) C
8 8 (2.61%) Bash Shell
9 6 (1.95%) ES6
10 4 (1.30%) Objective-C
10 4 (1.30%) PHP
11 2 (0.65%) ES8
11 2 (0.65%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.33%) C#
12 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (4.56%) Degree
2 4 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.33%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.33%) ISEB
3 1 (0.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (13.03%) QA
2 11 (3.58%) SLA
3 5 (1.63%) PMO
4 1 (0.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 12 (3.91%) Docker
2 4 (1.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 33 (10.75%) Terraform
2 26 (8.47%) Puppet
3 20 (6.51%) Nagios
3 20 (6.51%) Uchiwa
3 20 (6.51%) ZABBIX
4 19 (6.19%) Kibana
4 19 (6.19%) logstash
4 19 (6.19%) Pingdom
5 18 (5.86%) Ansible
6 12 (3.91%) Kubernetes
7 9 (2.93%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.98%) TeamSite
9 2 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 275 (89.58%) Adobe
2 46 (14.98%) hybris
3 27 (8.79%) New Relic
4 19 (6.19%) PagerDuty
5 15 (4.89%) Google
6 14 (4.56%) IBM
7 12 (3.91%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (3.26%) Coverity
8 10 (3.26%) Oracle
8 10 (3.26%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 9 (2.93%) SAP
10 8 (2.61%) Sitecore
10 8 (2.61%) Splunk
11 6 (1.95%) FatWire
11 6 (1.95%) Interwoven
11 6 (1.95%) OpenText
11 6 (1.95%) Vignette
11 6 (1.95%) Xerox
12 4 (1.30%) ATG
12 4 (1.30%) Sencha