Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 November 2017 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
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 87 68
Rank change year-on-year +7 -19 +16
Contract jobs citing Adobe 24 15 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.51% 1.08% 2.11%
As % of the Vendors category 3.02% 2.04% 4.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 19
Hertfordshire median daily rate £275 £184 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +49.66% -47.50% -3.45%
10th Percentile £145 £154 £150
90th Percentile £438 £261 £490
East of England median daily rate £350 £350 £400
% change year-on-year - -12.50% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - £12.50
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £42.25 £12.00
% change year-on-year -5.33% +252.08% -

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 796 735 848
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 50.06% 52.80% 52.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 400 402
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £393 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.91% -4.85% +13.01%
10th Percentile £185 £223 £213
90th Percentile £575 £525 £575
East of England median daily rate £406 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +8.27% -6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 37 81
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.81 £14.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.90% -30.95% +33.33%
10th Percentile £11.42 £9.21 £9.00
90th Percentile £46.80 £43.81 £38.75
East of England median hourly rate £16.47 £16.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -0.21% -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 Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

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
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 25 November 2017. 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 13 £213 +46.55% 2
Welwyn Garden City +9 7 £275 -
Hatfield - 2 £135 -
St Albans - 2 - -
Adobe
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 18 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 17 (70.83%) Marketing
3 15 (62.50%) HTML
4 13 (54.17%) CSS
4 13 (54.17%) User Experience
5 10 (41.67%) Degree
6 9 (37.50%) Adobe After Effects
6 9 (37.50%) DNA
6 9 (37.50%) HTML5
6 9 (37.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 9 (37.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 8 (33.33%) Time Management
8 7 (29.17%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (29.17%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (29.17%) Xerox
8 7 (29.17%) Wireframes
8 7 (29.17%) SLA
8 7 (29.17%) Flash
8 7 (29.17%) Retail
8 7 (29.17%) Strategic Thinking
9 6 (25.00%) SEO
9 6 (25.00%) Content Management
9 6 (25.00%) Photoshop
9 6 (25.00%) CMS
9 6 (25.00%) Digital Content Management
10 5 (20.83%) Analytics
10 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
10 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Excel
10 5 (20.83%) A/B Testing
11 3 (12.50%) Confluence

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 9 (37.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 6 (25.00%) CMS
3 3 (12.50%) Confluence
3 3 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Adobe After Effects
2 6 (25.00%) Photoshop
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (8.33%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 9 (37.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 3 (12.50%) Force.com
3 2 (8.33%) Silverpop
4 1 (4.17%) BlueKai
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 17 (70.83%) Marketing
2 7 (29.17%) Retail
3 3 (12.50%) Games
4 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Designer
2 5 (20.83%) Content Editor
2 5 (20.83%) Digital Content Editor
2 5 (20.83%) Digital Editor
3 4 (16.67%) Digital Designer
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) UX Designer
5 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Email Designer
5 2 (8.33%) Graphic Designer
5 2 (8.33%) Help Desk Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (8.33%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Salesforce Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Salesforce Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Digital Content Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Platform Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) HTML
2 13 (54.17%) CSS
3 9 (37.50%) HTML5
4 7 (29.17%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) User Experience
2 2 (8.33%) Graphic Design
3 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.17%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (37.50%) DNA
3 8 (33.33%) Time Management
4 7 (29.17%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (29.17%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (29.17%) Strategic Thinking
4 7 (29.17%) Wireframes
5 6 (25.00%) Content Management
5 6 (25.00%) Digital Content Management
5 6 (25.00%) SEO
6 5 (20.83%) A/B Testing
6 5 (20.83%) Analytics
7 3 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria
7 3 (12.50%) User Stories
8 2 (8.33%) CAD
8 2 (8.33%) Email Marketing
9 1 (4.17%) Data Management
9 1 (4.17%) Integrated Marketing
9 1 (4.17%) Tag Management
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Xerox
2 3 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (8.33%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 1 (4.17%) Tealium