Period
to 20 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Adobe over the 6 months to 20 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Adobe Systems, Inc.

Adobe
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 88 67
Rank change year-on-year -1 -21 +1
Contract jobs citing Adobe 11 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.11% 2.06% 1.45%
As % of the Vendors category 2.08% 3.87% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 10
Essex median daily rate £525 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +55.56% -3.57% -17.65%
10th Percentile £478 £265 £320
90th Percentile £538 £473 £450
East of England median daily rate £300 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -20.00% +15.38% +20.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Essex median hourly rate £46.19 £39.88 £42.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.83% -6.55% -
10th Percentile £34.13 £33.63 £42.31
90th Percentile £58.29 £40.00 £42.83
East of England median hourly rate £46.19 £39.88 £16.50
% change year-on-year +15.83% +141.67% +37.50%

Adobe is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Essex.

All Vendors
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 530 465 471
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 53.37% 53.33% 52.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 322 216
Essex median daily rate £513 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +35.71% -3.45%
10th Percentile £219 £263 £200
90th Percentile £600 £600 £475
East of England median daily rate £425 £419 £400
% change year-on-year +1.49% +4.69% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 23 112
Essex median hourly rate £22.00 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.50% -3.03% -36.54%
10th Percentile £15.75 £10.40 £15.75
90th Percentile £47.00 £38.00 £42.73
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% -19.51%

Adobe
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Adobe as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe in Essex

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Adobe in Essex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe in Essex

Adobe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe in Essex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe in Essex

Adobe
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe in Essex over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Adobe in Essex

Adobe
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the Essex region over the 6 months to 20 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
Basildon +3 4 £525 +82.61% 2
Brentwood +6 2 £475 +36.42% 1
Colchester - 2 - - 1
Harlow - 2 £525 -
Adobe
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe 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 Essex region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) Web Services
2 8 (72.73%) TDD
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) Spring
3 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 7 (63.64%) OO
4 6 (54.55%) CSS
4 6 (54.55%) Ajax
4 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
5 5 (45.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
5 5 (45.45%) REST
5 5 (45.45%) Google
5 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (45.45%) XML
5 5 (45.45%) HTML
5 5 (45.45%) JUnit
5 5 (45.45%) XHTML
5 5 (45.45%) Maven
6 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
6 4 (36.36%) Apache Flex
7 3 (27.27%) JSON
7 3 (27.27%) Marketing
7 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
7 3 (27.27%) Kanban
7 3 (27.27%) GWT
7 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing

Adobe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 5 (45.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Apache
2 3 (27.27%) JBoss
2 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
3 2 (18.18%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (18.18%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (9.09%) InDesign
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Google Analytics
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Geospatial Data
1 3 (27.27%) GIS
1 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
3 1 (9.09%) JasperReports
3 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
1 5 (45.45%) JUnit
1 5 (45.45%) Maven
2 3 (27.27%) Ant
3 2 (18.18%) AccuRev
3 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
3 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
3 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 2 (18.18%) Gradle
3 2 (18.18%) Selenium
3 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
3 2 (18.18%) Subversion
4 1 (9.09%) ClearQuest
4 1 (9.09%) CruiseControl
4 1 (9.09%) FishEye
4 1 (9.09%) Hudson
4 1 (9.09%) JIRA
4 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
2 3 (27.27%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Integration Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Graphic Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Content Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) Web Services
2 7 (63.64%) Spring
3 6 (54.55%) Ajax
3 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
3 6 (54.55%) CSS
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
4 5 (45.45%) REST
4 5 (45.45%) XHTML
4 5 (45.45%) XML
5 4 (36.36%) Apache Flex
6 3 (27.27%) GWT
6 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
6 3 (27.27%) J2EE
6 3 (27.27%) JSON
6 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (18.18%) JSP
7 2 (18.18%) JSR 170
7 2 (18.18%) SAML
7 2 (18.18%) SOAP
7 2 (18.18%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
1 2 (18.18%) Replication
1 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
1 2 (18.18%) Web 2.0
2 1 (9.09%) Animation
2 1 (9.09%) e-Learning
2 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (9.09%) Graphic Design
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Solaris
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) TDD
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) OO
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) DevOps
4 3 (27.27%) Kanban
4 3 (27.27%) Microservices
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) UML
4 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) B2C
5 2 (18.18%) BDD
5 2 (18.18%) Content Management
5 2 (18.18%) Information Management
5 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
5 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (18.18%) SOA
5 2 (18.18%) SOLID
5 2 (18.18%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) Java 8
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) C
4 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Google
2 3 (27.27%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) Omniture
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) Apple
4 1 (9.09%) Atlassian