Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 18 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 49 59
Rank change year-on-year -4 +10 +7
Contract jobs citing Adobe 8 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.55% 0.40% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 3.54% 0.95% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Kent median daily rate £325 £308 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.69% +13.89% -
10th Percentile £210 £239 £173
90th Percentile £440 £374 £439
South East median daily rate £338 £300 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% -20.00% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £19.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -23.08% +11.46% -12.53%

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 Kent.

All Vendors
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 226 211 217
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 43.71% 42.20% 38.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 140 147
Kent median daily rate £350 £338 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% - -3.57%
10th Percentile £263 £168 £200
90th Percentile £538 £475 £493
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 7
Kent median hourly rate £25.69 £17.64 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.63% +12.00% -32.26%
10th Percentile £19.35 £10.98 £10.95
90th Percentile £88.22 £32.48 £24.40
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +9.68% -13.89% +14.43%

Adobe
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Adobe in Kent

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe in Kent

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe in Kent over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Adobe in Kent

Adobe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe in Kent

Adobe
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the Kent region over the 6 months to 18 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
Tunbridge Wells +12 3 £228 +1.11%
Maidstone - 2 - -
Gravesend - 1 £325 -
Adobe
South East

For the 6 months to 18 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 Kent region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 5 (62.50%) Photoshop
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (37.50%) InDesign
3 3 (37.50%) Adobe Premiere
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) Social Media
4 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (25.00%) Ember.js
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (25.00%) User Experience
4 2 (25.00%) Edge Animate
4 2 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
4 2 (25.00%) API Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (25.00%) CSS3
4 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js
4 2 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Motion Graphics
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow

Adobe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Photoshop
2 3 (37.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (37.50%) Adobe Premiere
2 3 (37.50%) InDesign
3 2 (25.00%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (25.00%) Edge Animate
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Campaign
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Designer
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Designer
3 2 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Campaign Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Campaign Management Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (25.00%) CSS3
3 2 (25.00%) Ember.js
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Social Media
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) iPad
2 1 (12.50%) iPhone
2 1 (12.50%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) API Integration
1 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Campaign Management
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Apple