Period
to 19 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 19 February 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 89 65
Rank change year-on-year +12 -24 +37
Contract jobs citing Adobe 27 8 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.75% 0.61% 1.85%
As % of the Vendors category 3.30% 1.30% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 12
Hertfordshire median daily rate £238 £138 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +72.73% -68.39% -
10th Percentile £139 £130 £212
90th Percentile £375 £211 £499
East of England median daily rate £350 £350 £425
% change year-on-year - -17.65% +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 - £12.50
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year -2.78% +188.00% +4.17%

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 Hertfordshire.

All Vendors
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 818 615 711
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 53.15% 46.52% 52.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 331 345
Hertfordshire median daily rate £388 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -3.03% +5.77%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £225
90th Percentile £574 £538 £604
East of England median daily rate £425 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 38 63
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.68 £14.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.14% -30.95% +40.99%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.00 £8.68
90th Percentile £47.25 £44.58 £40.75
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -5.71% -7.89% +8.57%

Adobe
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Adobe in Hertfordshire

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe in Hertfordshire

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Adobe in Hertfordshire

Adobe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe in Hertfordshire

Adobe
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Adobe in Hertfordshire

Adobe
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 February 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
Watford -6 17 £338 +159.62% 5
Stevenage - 4 - -
Hatfield - 3 £135 -
St Albans - 2 - -
Adobe
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 14 (51.85%) Marketing
2 12 (44.44%) E-Commerce
3 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (37.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 9 (33.33%) Time Management
5 9 (33.33%) HTML
5 9 (33.33%) DNA
6 8 (29.63%) Photoshop
6 8 (29.63%) User Experience
7 7 (25.93%) CSS
7 7 (25.93%) SEO
7 7 (25.93%) CMS
7 7 (25.93%) Retail
8 6 (22.22%) Content Management
8 6 (22.22%) Digital Content Management
9 5 (18.52%) Analytics
9 5 (18.52%) A/B Testing
9 5 (18.52%) Degree
9 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Excel
10 4 (14.81%) Change Management
10 4 (14.81%) Aerospace
10 4 (14.81%) Automotive
10 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
10 4 (14.81%) HNC
10 4 (14.81%) FTP
10 4 (14.81%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
10 4 (14.81%) JIRA
10 4 (14.81%) French Language
10 4 (14.81%) German Language

Adobe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 10 (37.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 7 (25.93%) CMS
3 4 (14.81%) Confluence
3 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (29.63%) Photoshop
3 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (14.81%) Windchill
5 2 (7.41%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (7.41%) Adobe Captivate
5 2 (7.41%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (3.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Teamcenter
2 3 (11.11%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Force.com
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (7.41%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) FTP
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 14 (51.85%) Marketing
2 7 (25.93%) Retail
3 4 (14.81%) Aerospace
3 4 (14.81%) Automotive
3 4 (14.81%) French Language
3 4 (14.81%) German Language
3 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
3 4 (14.81%) Military
4 3 (11.11%) Games
5 1 (3.70%) Advertising
5 1 (3.70%) Finance
5 1 (3.70%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Content Editor
1 5 (18.52%) Designer
1 5 (18.52%) Digital Content Editor
1 5 (18.52%) Digital Editor
2 4 (14.81%) Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Business Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Configuration Manager
3 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Training Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Email Designer
4 2 (7.41%) Graphic Designer
4 2 (7.41%) Help Desk Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (7.41%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Salesforce Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Salesforce Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Junior
5 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) HTML
2 7 (25.93%) CSS
3 2 (7.41%) HTML5
4 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) User Experience
2 2 (7.41%) Graphic Design
2 2 (7.41%) Social Media
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 9 (33.33%) DNA
2 9 (33.33%) Time Management
3 7 (25.93%) SEO
4 6 (22.22%) Content Management
4 6 (22.22%) Digital Content Management
5 5 (18.52%) A/B Testing
5 5 (18.52%) Analytics
6 4 (14.81%) Acceptance Criteria
6 4 (14.81%) Change Management
6 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
6 4 (14.81%) Data Management
6 4 (14.81%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (14.81%) PDM
6 4 (14.81%) User Stories
7 3 (11.11%) Marketing Automation
8 2 (7.41%) CAD
8 2 (7.41%) Email Marketing
9 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
9 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) HNC
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (7.41%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) Google