Period
to 26 September 2018

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 26 September 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
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 109 123
Rank change year-on-year +9 +14 -24
Contract jobs citing Adobe 37 22 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.48% 1.01% 1.16%
As % of the Vendors category 4.70% 2.74% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 29
Leeds median daily rate £365 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.31% -10.34% +6.62%
10th Percentile £319 £257 £291
90th Percentile £447 £520 £576
West Yorkshire median daily rate £365 £330 £345
% change year-on-year +10.61% -4.35% +1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate £10.50 - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £10.50 - £12.50

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 Leeds.

All Vendors
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 787 803 997
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 31.58% 36.97% 35.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 500 483 667
Leeds median daily rate £425 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.59% -1.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £305 £275 £270
90th Percentile £575 £550 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 15 17
Leeds median hourly rate £18.24 £15.86 £14.57
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.02% +8.89% +5.56%
10th Percentile £12.82 £10.50 £10.38
90th Percentile £26.93 £27.68 £31.05
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.59 £14.20 £14.25
% change year-on-year +9.77% -0.35% +2.74%

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 26 September 2018.

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 26 September 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (54.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 16 (43.24%) Java
3 16 (43.24%) User Experience
4 15 (40.54%) HTML
5 13 (35.14%) CSS
5 13 (35.14%) Wireframes
6 11 (29.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 11 (29.73%) Jenkins
6 11 (29.73%) Scrum
6 11 (29.73%) Maven
7 9 (24.32%) JSR 170
7 9 (24.32%) Unit Testing
7 9 (24.32%) Kanban
7 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
7 9 (24.32%) Mentoring
7 9 (24.32%) Mockito
7 9 (24.32%) OSGi
7 9 (24.32%) PowerMock
8 8 (21.62%) BDD
8 8 (21.62%) Coaching
8 8 (21.62%) SonarQube
8 8 (21.62%) TDD
8 8 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (21.62%) Coverity
8 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
9 7 (18.92%) Content Management
9 7 (18.92%) Typography
9 7 (18.92%) Sonatype Nexus
9 7 (18.92%) Software Architecture

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 20 (54.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (8.11%) Confluence
3 1 (2.70%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.70%) Acrobat
2 1 (2.70%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (2.70%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (2.70%) CINEMA 4D
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (2.70%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.70%) Google Tag Manager
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) ObjectStore
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Jenkins
1 11 (29.73%) Maven
2 9 (24.32%) Mockito
3 8 (21.62%) SonarQube
4 7 (18.92%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
6 3 (8.11%) Bitbucket
6 3 (8.11%) Eclipse
6 3 (8.11%) Grunt
6 3 (8.11%) gulp
6 3 (8.11%) JIRA
7 2 (5.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (2.70%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (8.11%) Banking
1 3 (8.11%) Marketing
1 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Games
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Developer
2 14 (37.84%) Designer
3 13 (35.14%) UX Designer
4 4 (10.81%) UI Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (2.70%) Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Digital Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Digital Content Editor
6 1 (2.70%) Digital Editor
6 1 (2.70%) Digital Performance Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
6 1 (2.70%) Graphic Designer
6 1 (2.70%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Lead Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Motion Graphics Designer
6 1 (2.70%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Designer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior UX Designer
6 1 (2.70%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (40.54%) HTML
2 13 (35.14%) CSS
3 9 (24.32%) JSR 170
3 9 (24.32%) OSGi
3 9 (24.32%) PowerMock
4 7 (18.92%) HTML5
4 7 (18.92%) Node.js
5 5 (13.51%) CSS3
6 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
6 4 (10.81%) jQuery
6 4 (10.81%) React
6 4 (10.81%) REST
6 4 (10.81%) Sass
7 1 (2.70%) JSP
7 1 (2.70%) Spring
7 1 (2.70%) Spring Boot
7 1 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (43.24%) User Experience
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Motion Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (35.14%) Wireframes
3 11 (29.73%) Scrum
4 9 (24.32%) Kanban
4 9 (24.32%) Mentoring
4 9 (24.32%) Unit Testing
5 8 (21.62%) BDD
5 8 (21.62%) Coaching
5 8 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
5 8 (21.62%) TDD
6 7 (18.92%) Content Management
6 7 (18.92%) Software Architecture
6 7 (18.92%) Typography
7 6 (16.22%) Iconography
7 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
8 5 (13.51%) Front End Development
9 4 (10.81%) Microservices
9 4 (10.81%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) Java
2 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.11%) C
4 1 (2.70%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Grafana
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Coverity
2 1 (2.70%) Google
2 1 (2.70%) Splunk
2 1 (2.70%) Tableau