Period
to 25 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 122 95
Rank change year-on-year +3 -27 -3
Contract jobs citing Adobe 17 23 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.76% 0.88% 1.95%
As % of the Vendors category 1.94% 2.37% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 37
Leeds median daily rate £325 £339 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.06% -0.37% +94.29%
10th Percentile £242 £289 £300
90th Percentile £356 £401 £410
West Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £331 £345
% change year-on-year -1.89% -3.99% +97.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £15.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year - +24.05% +38.83%

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 Leeds.

All Vendors
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 875 969 1290
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 39.13% 37.15% 39.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 639 808
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.73% +11.15%
10th Percentile £264 £263 £250
90th Percentile £550 £567 £513
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 21 45
Leeds median hourly rate £25.00 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -16.67% +10.72%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.20 £8.85
90th Percentile £40.00 £30.75 £37.04
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year +3.27% -5.17% +30.34%

Adobe
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Adobe in Leeds

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe in Leeds

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Adobe in Leeds

Adobe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe in Leeds

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 Leeds region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 12 (70.59%) User Experience
1 12 (70.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 10 (58.82%) HTML
2 10 (58.82%) CSS
2 10 (58.82%) Wireframes
3 8 (47.06%) Photoshop
4 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (29.41%) Confluence
5 5 (29.41%) HTML5
5 5 (29.41%) CSS3
5 5 (29.41%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (29.41%) JIRA
5 5 (29.41%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (29.41%) Web Design
5 5 (29.41%) Front End Development
6 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
6 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
6 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
6 4 (23.53%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (23.53%) jQuery
6 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
6 4 (23.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (23.53%) gulp
6 4 (23.53%) Sass
6 4 (23.53%) Grunt
6 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
6 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (17.65%) React

Adobe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (29.41%) Confluence
2 4 (23.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 8 (47.06%) Photoshop
3 5 (29.41%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (17.65%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (17.65%) InVision
5 2 (11.76%) InDesign
6 1 (5.88%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (5.88%) CINEMA 4D
6 1 (5.88%) OmniGraffle
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) JIRA
2 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
2 4 (23.53%) Grunt
2 4 (23.53%) gulp
3 2 (11.76%) Axure RP
3 2 (11.76%) Jasmine
3 2 (11.76%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (11.76%) Mocha
3 2 (11.76%) Protractor
3 2 (11.76%) Selenium
4 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 3 (17.65%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Games
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Online Betting
3 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Designer
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) UX Designer
3 5 (29.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (17.65%) UI Designer
5 2 (11.76%) Architect
5 2 (11.76%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (11.76%) HTML Developer
5 2 (11.76%) UI Developer
5 2 (11.76%) UI/UX Designer
5 2 (11.76%) User Experience Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Web Designer
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Designer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) CSS
1 10 (58.82%) HTML
2 5 (29.41%) CSS3
2 5 (29.41%) HTML5
3 4 (23.53%) jQuery
3 4 (23.53%) Sass
4 3 (17.65%) React
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Motion Graphics
2 1 (5.88%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Wireframes
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Front End Development
3 5 (29.41%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (29.41%) Web Design
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
4 4 (23.53%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
4 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
5 3 (17.65%) Actionable Insight
5 3 (17.65%) Collaborative Working
5 3 (17.65%) Typography
6 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.76%) Iconography
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (11.76%) TDD
6 2 (11.76%) Web Development
7 1 (5.88%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) PHP
2 2 (11.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree