Period
to 23 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Adobe Creative Suite skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Adobe Creative Suite over the 6 months to 23 September 2021 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.

Adobe Creative Suite
England > London
6 months to
23 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 496 338 514
Rank change year-on-year -158 +176 +20
Contract jobs citing Adobe Creative Suite 76 25 68
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.22% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Applications category 3.24% 2.70% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 18 42
10th Percentile £217 £201 £160
25th Percentile £288 £281 £213
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £388 £355 £356
Median % change year-on-year +9.15% -0.35% -10.94%
75th Percentile £516 £438 £434
90th Percentile £574 £445 £559
England median daily rate £400 £355 £325
% change year-on-year +12.68% +9.23% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
England median hourly rate £26.25 - £21.16

Adobe Creative Suite is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 2,343 926 2,958
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 6.91% 6.92% 7.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,531 600 2,018
10th Percentile £225 £160 £160
25th Percentile £350 £288 £263
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £425 £400
Median % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
75th Percentile £578 £538 £500
90th Percentile £675 £650 £600
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 35 134
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.58 £11.55
25th Percentile £16.25 £14.38 £14.20
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £19.16
Median % change year-on-year +31.58% -0.85% -4.19%
75th Percentile £34.28 £22.25 £22.93
90th Percentile £53.00 £40.66 £30.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -5.41% +8.82% +3.03%

Adobe Creative Suite
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Adobe Creative Suite as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe Creative Suite in London

Adobe Creative Suite
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Adobe Creative Suite in London.

Daily rate trend for Adobe Creative Suite in London

Adobe Creative Suite
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Adobe Creative Suite in London over the 6 months to 23 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Adobe Creative Suite in London

Adobe Creative Suite
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Adobe Creative Suite in London.

Hourly rate trend for Adobe Creative Suite in London

Adobe Creative Suite
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Adobe Creative Suite in London over the 6 months to 23 September 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Adobe Creative Suite in London

Adobe Creative Suite
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe Creative Suite within the London region over the 6 months to 23 September 2021. 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
Central London -44 7 £400 - 5
South London - 5 - -
West London - 4 £265 - 2
East London -8 3 £210 -50.59% 2
Adobe Creative Suite
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe Creative Suite 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 London region with a requirement for Adobe Creative Suite.

1 75 (98.68%) Adobe
2 47 (61.84%) User Experience
3 34 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (42.11%) Wireframes
5 28 (36.84%) Figma
6 27 (35.53%) Sketch
7 26 (34.21%) Social Skills
8 22 (28.95%) InVision
9 21 (27.63%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
10 18 (23.68%) Prototyping
10 18 (23.68%) Finance
11 17 (22.37%) Workshop Facilitation
12 15 (19.74%) Acceptance Criteria
12 15 (19.74%) User Stories
13 13 (17.11%) Use Case
14 12 (15.79%) Epics
15 11 (14.47%) Storytelling
15 11 (14.47%) Marketing
15 11 (14.47%) Product Management
16 10 (13.16%) Animation
16 10 (13.16%) Validation
16 10 (13.16%) Presentation Skills
16 10 (13.16%) A/B Testing
16 10 (13.16%) Ethnography
17 9 (11.84%) Miro
17 9 (11.84%) Backlog Management
17 9 (11.84%) Microsoft
17 9 (11.84%) Analytics
18 8 (10.53%) Microsoft 365
18 8 (10.53%) Information Architecture

Adobe Creative Suite
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 4 (5.26%) CMS
2 2 (2.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (2.63%) Drupal
2 2 (2.63%) Headless CMS
2 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.63%) Umbraco
2 2 (2.63%) WordPress
3 1 (1.32%) Confluence
Applications
1 28 (36.84%) Figma
2 27 (35.53%) Sketch
3 22 (28.95%) InVision
4 7 (9.21%) Adobe After Effects
4 7 (9.21%) Adobe Premiere
4 7 (9.21%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (9.21%) Photoshop
5 6 (7.89%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (6.58%) InDesign
7 3 (3.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (2.63%) Adobe XD
8 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
9 1 (1.32%) Acrobat
9 1 (1.32%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (1.32%) Blender
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.84%) Miro
2 8 (10.53%) Microsoft 365
3 3 (3.95%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (2.63%) Amplience
4 2 (2.63%) Google Analytics
4 2 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.21%) DHCP
1 7 (9.21%) DNS
2 5 (6.58%) Junos
2 5 (6.58%) LAN
2 5 (6.58%) SAN
2 5 (6.58%) VPN
2 5 (6.58%) WAN
3 2 (2.63%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.32%) JIRA
General
1 26 (34.21%) Social Skills
2 18 (23.68%) Finance
3 11 (14.47%) Marketing
4 10 (13.16%) Presentation Skills
5 6 (7.89%) Banking
5 6 (7.89%) Retail
6 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.63%) German Language
7 2 (2.63%) Multimedia
7 2 (2.63%) Publishing
7 2 (2.63%) Spanish Language
8 1 (1.32%) Documentation Skills
8 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.32%) Organisational Skills
8 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (68.42%) Designer
2 27 (35.53%) UX Designer
3 16 (21.05%) UI Designer
4 12 (15.79%) UI/UX Designer
5 10 (13.16%) Digital Designer
6 7 (9.21%) Senior Designer
7 6 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (7.89%) Digital UX Designer
8 5 (6.58%) Lead Designer
8 5 (6.58%) Senior UX Designer
8 5 (6.58%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Business Consultant
9 3 (3.95%) Consultant
9 3 (3.95%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Video Editor
10 2 (2.63%) Mac Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.21%) CSS
1 7 (9.21%) HTML
2 4 (5.26%) jQuery
3 2 (2.63%) Apache Flex
3 2 (2.63%) CSS3
3 2 (2.63%) Framer.js
3 2 (2.63%) HTML5
3 2 (2.63%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (61.84%) User Experience
2 10 (13.16%) Animation
3 6 (7.89%) Graphic Design
3 6 (7.89%) Mobile App
4 5 (6.58%) iPad
4 5 (6.58%) iPhone
5 3 (3.95%) Motion Graphics
5 3 (3.95%) Social Media
6 2 (2.63%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.63%) e-Learning
6 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.63%) Media Streaming
6 2 (2.63%) Over-the-Top Content
6 2 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.63%) Video on Demand
6 2 (2.63%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.32%) Photography
7 1 (1.32%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.21%) Windows
2 5 (6.58%) Windows 10
2 5 (6.58%) Windows 7
2 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2019
3 3 (3.95%) Linux
3 3 (3.95%) Mac OS
4 2 (2.63%) Android
4 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.63%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (42.11%) Wireframes
3 21 (27.63%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 18 (23.68%) Prototyping
5 17 (22.37%) Workshop Facilitation
6 15 (19.74%) Acceptance Criteria
6 15 (19.74%) User Stories
7 13 (17.11%) Use Case
8 12 (15.79%) Epics
9 11 (14.47%) Product Management
9 11 (14.47%) Storytelling
10 10 (13.16%) A/B Testing
10 10 (13.16%) Ethnography
10 10 (13.16%) Validation
11 9 (11.84%) Analytics
11 9 (11.84%) Backlog Management
12 8 (10.53%) Design Thinking
12 8 (10.53%) Human-Centred Design
12 8 (10.53%) Information Architecture
12 8 (10.53%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.58%) JavaScript
1 5 (6.58%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.58%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.32%) PMP
2 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) Accessibility
System Software
1 7 (9.21%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.58%) VMware Workstation
2 5 (6.58%) vSphere
Vendors
1 75 (98.68%) Adobe
2 9 (11.84%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.53%) Apple
4 5 (6.58%) Dell
4 5 (6.58%) Juniper
4 5 (6.58%) Kaspersky
4 5 (6.58%) Oracle
4 5 (6.58%) Veeam
4 5 (6.58%) VMware
5 2 (2.63%) Google
5 2 (2.63%) Salesforce.com