Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 480 400 579
Rank change year-on-year -80 +179 -137
Contract jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager 412 467 292
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.44% 0.55% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.71% 3.22% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 273 167
England median daily rate £463 £448 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.35% -0.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £320 £321
90th Percentile £638 £625 £575
UK median daily rate £460 £440 £450
% change year-on-year +4.55% -2.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
England median hourly rate £100.50 £21.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +367.44% -46.25% -15.34%
10th Percentile £100.25 £20.75 £36.75
90th Percentile £100.75 £22.25 £43.25
UK median hourly rate £100.50 £21.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +367.44% -46.25% -15.34%

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 15,220 14,524 16,891
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.40% 17.26% 17.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,192 9,429 11,109
England median daily rate £458 £430 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.40% +3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £625 £606 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +4.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 336 326 412
England median hourly rate £19.28 £19.64 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.86% -1.79% +5.26%
10th Percentile £11.61 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.63 £51.88 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +5.26%

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 26 May 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
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 26 May 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 -87 283 £500 +11.11% 32
South East -16 51 £445 +19.46% 3
Midlands -1 36 £450 +12.50% 4
North of England -12 29 £363 -17.61% 2
West Midlands 0 24 £413 +26.92% 4
Yorkshire -19 16 £363 -32.56% 1
North West -11 13 £238 -32.14% 1
East Midlands -6 9 £550 +37.50%
South West +17 7 £425 -2.86% 2
East of England -20 5 £475 +35.71% 2
Adobe Experience Manager
UK

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 374 (90.78%) Adobe
2 179 (43.45%) Java
2 179 (43.45%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (28.64%) CMS
4 117 (28.40%) Content Management
5 108 (26.21%) HTML
6 105 (25.49%) JavaScript
7 96 (23.30%) CSS
8 74 (17.96%) Marketing
8 74 (17.96%) DevOps
9 70 (16.99%) Jenkins
10 68 (16.50%) Maven
11 67 (16.26%) E-Commerce
12 66 (16.02%) QA
13 61 (14.81%) Analytics
13 61 (14.81%) Scrum
14 59 (14.32%) Continuous Integration
15 57 (13.83%) OSGi
16 56 (13.59%) Front End Development
17 50 (12.14%) jQuery
18 49 (11.89%) JSR 170
18 49 (11.89%) TDD
19 48 (11.65%) Unit Testing
19 48 (11.65%) User Experience
20 47 (11.41%) HTML5
21 46 (11.17%) Finance
22 45 (10.92%) Amazon AWS
23 44 (10.68%) Git (software)
24 43 (10.44%) BDD
25 42 (10.19%) Spring

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
1 118 (28.64%) CMS
2 23 (5.58%) Confluence
3 16 (3.88%) Sitecore CMS
4 15 (3.64%) Apache
5 14 (3.40%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (3.40%) WordPress
6 12 (2.91%) Drupal
7 10 (2.43%) Mule
7 10 (2.43%) Mule ESB
8 9 (2.18%) Apache Solr
9 7 (1.70%) LiveCycle
9 7 (1.70%) Umbraco
10 5 (1.21%) SharePoint
10 5 (1.21%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
12 3 (0.73%) EPiServer
13 2 (0.49%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.49%) MQSeries
13 2 (0.49%) SAS
13 2 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 14 (3.40%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.24%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.24%) InDesign
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.24%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (1.94%) Adobe Campaign
2 5 (1.21%) Magento
3 3 (0.73%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.49%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.49%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.24%) Revive Adserver
Cloud Services
1 45 (10.92%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (8.74%) Adobe Analytics
3 24 (5.83%) Amazon S3
4 23 (5.58%) Amazon EC2
5 20 (4.85%) Google Analytics
6 16 (3.88%) Amazon ELB
7 10 (2.43%) GitHub
8 9 (2.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 9 (2.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 9 (2.18%) CloudFront
9 8 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (1.70%) Amazon SQS
10 7 (1.70%) AWS Lambda
10 7 (1.70%) Serverless
11 4 (0.97%) Datadog
11 4 (0.97%) Trello
12 3 (0.73%) Google Tag Manager
12 3 (0.73%) PaaS
12 3 (0.73%) SaaS
13 2 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.16%) SMS
2 4 (0.97%) HTTP
3 2 (0.49%) Internet
4 1 (0.24%) DNS
4 1 (0.24%) Extranet
4 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.24%) SMTP
4 1 (0.24%) SNMP
4 1 (0.24%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.88%) MongoDB
2 15 (3.64%) MySQL
3 7 (1.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 7 (1.70%) Jackrabbit
4 6 (1.46%) InfluxDB
5 4 (0.97%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.73%) DB2
6 3 (0.73%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.73%) SQL Server
7 2 (0.49%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.49%) Big Data
7 2 (0.49%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.24%) DbVisualizer
8 1 (0.24%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.24%) ObjectStore
Development Applications
1 70 (16.99%) Jenkins
2 68 (16.50%) Maven
3 44 (10.68%) Git (software)
4 38 (9.22%) JIRA
4 38 (9.22%) Sonatype Nexus
5 35 (8.50%) SonarQube
6 34 (8.25%) Mockito
7 19 (4.61%) Grunt
7 19 (4.61%) JUnit
8 16 (3.88%) gulp
9 15 (3.64%) Eclipse
10 11 (2.67%) Selenium
11 10 (2.43%) Bitbucket
11 10 (2.43%) webpack
12 9 (2.18%) Gradle
12 9 (2.18%) Subversion
13 8 (1.94%) Artifactory
13 8 (1.94%) Cucumber
14 7 (1.70%) Mercurial
14 7 (1.70%) WebDriver
General
1 74 (17.96%) Marketing
2 46 (11.17%) Finance
3 23 (5.58%) Banking
4 17 (4.13%) Publishing
5 9 (2.18%) Retail
5 9 (2.18%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.21%) Advertising
7 4 (0.97%) Investment Banking
7 4 (0.97%) Law
7 4 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.73%) Automotive
8 3 (0.73%) Cantonese Language
8 3 (0.73%) French Language
8 3 (0.73%) German Language
8 3 (0.73%) Italian Language
8 3 (0.73%) Japanese Language
8 3 (0.73%) Mandarin Language
8 3 (0.73%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.73%) Russian Language
8 3 (0.73%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 206 (50.00%) Developer
2 44 (10.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 40 (9.71%) Java Developer
4 38 (9.22%) Architect
5 31 (7.52%) Analyst
6 24 (5.83%) Business Analyst
7 20 (4.85%) Consultant
8 19 (4.61%) Project Manager
9 17 (4.13%) Digital Analyst
10 16 (3.88%) DevOps Engineer
10 16 (3.88%) JavaScript Developer
11 14 (3.40%) Digital Business Analyst
12 13 (3.16%) AWS DevOps
12 13 (3.16%) UI Developer
13 12 (2.91%) Lead Developer
13 12 (2.91%) Senior Developer
14 11 (2.67%) Solutions Architect
14 11 (2.67%) Tester
15 8 (1.94%) Technical Leader
15 8 (1.94%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (26.21%) HTML
2 96 (23.30%) CSS
3 57 (13.83%) OSGi
4 50 (12.14%) jQuery
5 49 (11.89%) JSR 170
6 47 (11.41%) HTML5
7 42 (10.19%) Spring
8 36 (8.74%) CSS3
9 35 (8.50%) REST
10 34 (8.25%) AngularJS
10 34 (8.25%) Web Services
11 31 (7.52%) XML
12 30 (7.28%) PowerMock
13 29 (7.04%) .NET
14 22 (5.34%) React
15 20 (4.85%) Ajax
16 18 (4.37%) J2EE
17 17 (4.13%) JSON
18 16 (3.88%) Sass
19 15 (3.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 48 (11.65%) User Experience
2 34 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.18%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (1.70%) iPad
5 5 (1.21%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.21%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.21%) Web 2.0
6 4 (0.97%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.73%) Replication
7 3 (0.73%) Taxonomies
7 3 (0.73%) Video on Demand
7 3 (0.73%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.49%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.49%) Fintech
8 2 (0.49%) PlayStation
8 2 (0.49%) Vector Graphics
9 1 (0.24%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.24%) Marketing Technology
9 1 (0.24%) Podcast
9 1 (0.24%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 22 (5.34%) Linux
2 16 (3.88%) Unix
3 3 (0.73%) Solaris
4 2 (0.49%) HPUX
5 1 (0.24%) AIX
5 1 (0.24%) Android
5 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.24%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (43.45%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (28.40%) Content Management
3 74 (17.96%) DevOps
4 67 (16.26%) E-Commerce
5 61 (14.81%) Analytics
5 61 (14.81%) Scrum
6 59 (14.32%) Continuous Integration
7 56 (13.59%) Front End Development
8 49 (11.89%) TDD
9 48 (11.65%) Unit Testing
10 43 (10.44%) BDD
11 40 (9.71%) Mentoring
11 40 (9.71%) Software Engineering
12 38 (9.22%) Kanban
13 32 (7.77%) Stakeholder Management
14 31 (7.52%) Coaching
15 29 (7.04%) Software Architecture
16 27 (6.55%) Microservices
16 27 (6.55%) Migration
16 27 (6.55%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 179 (43.45%) Java
2 105 (25.49%) JavaScript
3 29 (7.04%) Perl
4 23 (5.58%) Python
5 17 (4.13%) Ruby
6 15 (3.64%) Bash Shell
6 15 (3.64%) Java 8
7 13 (3.16%) ES6
8 11 (2.67%) SQL
9 9 (2.18%) C#
9 9 (2.18%) PHP
10 5 (1.21%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.97%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.49%) C
12 2 (0.49%) ES7
12 2 (0.49%) ES8
12 2 (0.49%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.24%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.24%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.24%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (4.37%) Degree
2 5 (1.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.49%) ISEB
3 2 (0.49%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.49%) RHCE
4 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.24%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.24%) PMP
4 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.24%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (16.02%) QA
2 6 (1.46%) WCAG
3 4 (0.97%) PMO
4 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (1.94%) Docker
2 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (6.07%) Puppet
2 17 (4.13%) Terraform
3 14 (3.40%) ZABBIX
4 11 (2.67%) Kibana
4 11 (2.67%) Nagios
5 9 (2.18%) Uchiwa
6 8 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (1.94%) Pingdom
7 6 (1.46%) logstash
7 6 (1.46%) TeamSite
8 5 (1.21%) Ansible
8 5 (1.21%) Kubernetes
8 5 (1.21%) Rundeck
9 2 (0.49%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.24%) CA Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.24%) OpenSSO
10 1 (0.24%) Salt
Vendors
1 374 (90.78%) Adobe
2 33 (8.01%) hybris
3 28 (6.80%) Coverity
4 26 (6.31%) Google
5 16 (3.88%) Sitecore
6 14 (3.40%) New Relic
7 13 (3.16%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (2.67%) Splunk
9 9 (2.18%) AppDynamics
10 7 (1.70%) Apigee
10 7 (1.70%) Oracle
11 6 (1.46%) PagerDuty
11 6 (1.46%) Perforce
11 6 (1.46%) Tealium
12 5 (1.21%) IBM
12 5 (1.21%) Omniture
13 4 (0.97%) ATG
14 3 (0.73%) MuleSoft
14 3 (0.73%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
14 3 (0.73%) VMware