Period
to 20 May 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 20 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.

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
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 79 79
Rank change year-on-year -7 0 +11
Contract jobs citing Adobe 12 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.82% 0.56% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 1.58% 1.27% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 3
Hertfordshire median daily rate £350 £130 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +169.23% -35.00% -25.58%
10th Percentile £225 £117 £160
90th Percentile £381 £380 £260
East of England median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +20.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 - £10.00
East of England median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -12.90% +87.88% +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 Hertfordshire.

All Vendors
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 761 553 667
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 51.91% 44.24% 49.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 291 323
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £408 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.84% -2.98% +5.00%
10th Percentile £180 £163 £263
90th Percentile £550 £575 £598
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 37 41
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.86 £14.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - -1.19%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.00 £8.00
90th Percentile £46.25 £44.05 £38.75
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £18.48 £16.50
% change year-on-year -13.42% +12.00% -19.51%

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 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 20 May 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 20 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
Watford -3 5 £368 +182.69% 2
Stevenage - 4 - -
Hatfield - 1 - -
Adobe
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (33.33%) HNC
2 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 4 (33.33%) Change Management
2 4 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 4 (33.33%) Automotive
2 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 4 (33.33%) FTP
2 4 (33.33%) Military
2 4 (33.33%) PDM
2 4 (33.33%) Windchill
2 4 (33.33%) Teamcenter
2 4 (33.33%) Data Management
2 4 (33.33%) Marketing
2 4 (33.33%) French Language
2 4 (33.33%) German Language
2 4 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (25.00%) Photoshop
3 3 (25.00%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (25.00%) User Experience
3 3 (25.00%) Marketing Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Wireframes
4 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (16.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (16.67%) Axure RP
4 2 (16.67%) Adobe Captivate
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) JIRA

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 1 (8.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Confluence
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (33.33%) Windchill
3 3 (25.00%) Photoshop
4 2 (16.67%) Adobe Captivate
4 2 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Teamcenter
2 3 (25.00%) Adobe Campaign
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) FTP
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Axure RP
1 2 (16.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 4 (33.33%) Automotive
1 4 (33.33%) French Language
1 4 (33.33%) German Language
1 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 4 (33.33%) Marketing
1 4 (33.33%) Military
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Multimedia
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Configuration Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Training Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Designer
3 2 (16.67%) UI Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Campaign Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Campaign Marketing Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Trainer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Retail Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) e-Learning
2 1 (8.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Change Management
1 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 4 (33.33%) Data Management
1 4 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (33.33%) PDM
2 3 (25.00%) Marketing Automation
3 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (16.67%) Wireframes
4 1 (8.33%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Thinking
4 1 (8.33%) B2B
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Commercial Awareness
4 1 (8.33%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) SEO
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) User Stories
4 1 (8.33%) Web Design
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) HNC
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Google
1 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com