Period
to 10 August 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 10 August 2020 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
England > London
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 212 167 178
Rank change year-on-year -45 +11 +4
Contract jobs citing Adobe 167 668 736
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.10% 1.66% 1.60%
As % of the Vendors category 2.68% 4.11% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 397 477
Median daily rate £415 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% -2.86% -2.78%
10th Percentile £213 £184 £234
90th Percentile £575 £599 £631
England median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Median hourly rate £46.50 £82.50 £100.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.64% -17.91% +332.26%
10th Percentile £20.65 £29.53 £25.78
90th Percentile £47.95 £166.25 £100.75
England median hourly rate £22.50 £50.00 £24.88
% change year-on-year -55.00% +101.01% +34.46%

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 6,220 16,246 18,143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.87% 40.36% 39.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,032 10,883 12,303
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £303 £288 £263
90th Percentile £725 £675 £663
England median daily rate £475 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 284 314
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -2.33% +13.16%
10th Percentile £15.00 £12.04 £13.31
90th Percentile £48.75 £58.38 £51.97
Median hourly rate £23.00 £19.03 £18.00
% change year-on-year +20.86% +5.72% +5.88%

Adobe
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Adobe in London

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for Adobe in London

Adobe
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Adobe in London over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Adobe in London

Adobe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Hourly rate trend for Adobe in London

Adobe
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Adobe in London over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Adobe in London

Adobe
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 within the London region over the 6 months to 10 August 2020. 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 35 £350 -28.21% 14
West London +29 15 £481 +13.24% 1
East London +39 5 £425 +203.57%
Adobe
England

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 65 (38.92%) User Experience
2 57 (34.13%) Sketch
3 52 (31.14%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (25.75%) HTML
5 42 (25.15%) InVision
6 40 (23.95%) CSS
7 38 (22.75%) Photoshop
7 38 (22.75%) Marketing
8 37 (22.16%) JavaScript
9 35 (20.96%) Finance
9 35 (20.96%) Wireframes
10 34 (20.36%) Prototyping
11 29 (17.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 29 (17.37%) Adobe XD
12 28 (16.77%) Analytics
13 27 (16.17%) Axure RP
13 27 (16.17%) Adobe Illustrator
14 24 (14.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 23 (13.77%) Microsoft
16 21 (12.57%) Microsoft Office
16 21 (12.57%) Degree
17 19 (11.38%) Google
17 19 (11.38%) Scrum
17 19 (11.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
18 18 (10.78%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
18 18 (10.78%) SEO
19 16 (9.58%) Workflow
19 16 (9.58%) Zeplin
20 15 (8.98%) .NET
20 15 (8.98%) ASP.NET

Adobe
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 24 (14.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 13 (7.78%) CMS
3 8 (4.79%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.80%) Moodle
4 3 (1.80%) SAS
5 2 (1.20%) Documentum
5 2 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.60%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.60%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.60%) FileNet
6 1 (0.60%) OnBase
6 1 (0.60%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 57 (34.13%) Sketch
2 42 (25.15%) InVision
3 38 (22.75%) Photoshop
4 29 (17.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 29 (17.37%) Adobe XD
5 27 (16.17%) Adobe Illustrator
6 21 (12.57%) Microsoft Office
7 16 (9.58%) Zeplin
8 12 (7.19%) Acrobat
9 10 (5.99%) Adobe After Effects
9 10 (5.99%) InDesign
9 10 (5.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 9 (5.39%) Figma
11 6 (3.59%) Microsoft Excel
11 6 (3.59%) Microsoft Project
12 5 (2.99%) Adobe Premiere
13 3 (1.80%) Adobe Captivate
14 2 (1.20%) Camtasia
14 2 (1.20%) CINEMA 4D
14 2 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.59%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (2.40%) Workfront
3 2 (1.20%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.60%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.60%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.60%) SessionCam
4 1 (0.60%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 12 (7.19%) Adobe Analytics
2 12 (7.19%) Google Analytics
3 10 (5.99%) Azure
4 7 (4.19%) AWS
5 6 (3.59%) OneDrive
6 4 (2.40%) Office 365
6 4 (2.40%) Slack
7 3 (1.80%) Power Platform
8 2 (1.20%) Akamai
8 2 (1.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (1.20%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.20%) Azure Stack
8 2 (1.20%) Firebase
8 2 (1.20%) GCP
8 2 (1.20%) Google Docs
8 2 (1.20%) IaaS
8 2 (1.20%) PaaS
8 2 (1.20%) SaaS
9 1 (0.60%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.99%) Skype
2 3 (1.80%) DNS
2 3 (1.80%) Internet
3 2 (1.20%) Intranet
4 1 (0.60%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.60%) DHCP
4 1 (0.60%) FTP
4 1 (0.60%) HTTP
4 1 (0.60%) VoIP
4 1 (0.60%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.78%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.80%) Power BI
4 2 (1.20%) Big Data
5 1 (0.60%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (0.60%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.60%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 1 (0.60%) Semantic Layer
Development Applications
1 27 (16.17%) Axure RP
2 14 (8.38%) Balsamiq
3 9 (5.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (4.19%) JIRA
5 3 (1.80%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.20%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.20%) Maven
7 1 (0.60%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.60%) gulp
7 1 (0.60%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (22.75%) Marketing
2 35 (20.96%) Finance
3 10 (5.99%) Retail
4 9 (5.39%) Banking
4 9 (5.39%) Publishing
5 4 (2.40%) Advertising
5 4 (2.40%) Back Office
6 3 (1.80%) Law
6 3 (1.80%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.20%) Electronics
7 2 (1.20%) Front Office
7 2 (1.20%) Public Sector
7 2 (1.20%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.60%) Automotive
8 1 (0.60%) Billing
8 1 (0.60%) French Language
8 1 (0.60%) Games
8 1 (0.60%) German Language
8 1 (0.60%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.60%) Police
Job Titles
1 73 (43.71%) Designer
2 42 (25.15%) UX Designer
3 29 (17.37%) UI Designer
4 28 (16.77%) Developer
5 15 (8.98%) UI/UX Designer
6 12 (7.19%) SQL Developer
6 12 (7.19%) Visual Designer
7 11 (6.59%) Architect
8 8 (4.79%) Digital Designer
9 7 (4.19%) Senior Designer
10 6 (3.59%) .NET Developer
10 6 (3.59%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (3.59%) Digital Project Manager
10 6 (3.59%) Project Manager
10 6 (3.59%) Support Engineer
11 5 (2.99%) Analyst
11 5 (2.99%) SQL Server Developer
12 4 (2.40%) Author
12 4 (2.40%) Consultant
12 4 (2.40%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (25.75%) HTML
2 40 (23.95%) CSS
3 15 (8.98%) .NET
3 15 (8.98%) ASP.NET
4 12 (7.19%) HTML5
5 9 (5.39%) WPF
6 8 (4.79%) CSS3
7 7 (4.19%) Ajax
7 7 (4.19%) jQuery
8 6 (3.59%) Flash
8 6 (3.59%) Middleware
9 4 (2.40%) Framer.js
9 4 (2.40%) Web Services
10 3 (1.80%) OSGi
10 3 (1.80%) XML
11 2 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (1.20%) Razor View Engine
11 2 (1.20%) React
11 2 (1.20%) REST
11 2 (1.20%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 65 (38.92%) User Experience
2 13 (7.78%) W3C
3 10 (5.99%) Graphic Design
3 10 (5.99%) Social Media
4 8 (4.79%) Animation
5 7 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.19%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.59%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.99%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (2.40%) Video Editing
9 3 (1.80%) e-Learning
10 2 (1.20%) Blog
10 2 (1.20%) Cloud Native
10 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.20%) iPad
10 2 (1.20%) iPhone
10 2 (1.20%) Taxonomies
10 2 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.20%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.20%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.99%) Windows
2 8 (4.79%) Apple iOS
3 7 (4.19%) Android
4 6 (3.59%) Windows 10
5 5 (2.99%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.80%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.20%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.20%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X Server
8 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (31.14%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (20.96%) Wireframes
3 34 (20.36%) Prototyping
4 28 (16.77%) Analytics
5 19 (11.38%) Scrum
6 18 (10.78%) SEO
6 18 (10.78%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 16 (9.58%) Workflow
8 12 (7.19%) CRM
8 12 (7.19%) DevOps
8 12 (7.19%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
9 11 (6.59%) Design Thinking
9 11 (6.59%) Digital Marketing
9 11 (6.59%) E-Commerce
9 11 (6.59%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (6.59%) Project Management
9 11 (6.59%) Unit Testing
10 10 (5.99%) Migration
10 10 (5.99%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (5.99%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 37 (22.16%) JavaScript
2 12 (7.19%) C#
3 11 (6.59%) PowerShell
3 11 (6.59%) SQL
3 11 (6.59%) T-SQL
4 7 (4.19%) Java
5 4 (2.40%) Python
6 2 (1.20%) Groovy
7 1 (0.60%) C++
7 1 (0.60%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (0.60%) Kotlin
7 1 (0.60%) R
7 1 (0.60%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (12.57%) Degree
2 1 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.60%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.60%) MCTS
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.60%) SAP Certification
2 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.19%) Solvency II
2 4 (2.40%) P3O
3 3 (1.80%) WCAG
4 1 (0.60%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 5 (2.99%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.80%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.40%) SCCM
2 2 (1.20%) AirWatch
2 2 (1.20%) Ansible
2 2 (1.20%) Jamf Pro
2 2 (1.20%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.20%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (1.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (13.77%) Microsoft
2 19 (11.38%) Google
3 6 (3.59%) Tableau
4 5 (2.99%) Apple
5 3 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.80%) SAP
6 2 (1.20%) Alteryx
6 2 (1.20%) Facebook
6 2 (1.20%) IBM
6 2 (1.20%) MobileIron
6 2 (1.20%) New Relic
6 2 (1.20%) Pega
7 1 (0.60%) Avid
7 1 (0.60%) DeepCrawl
7 1 (0.60%) Hitwise
7 1 (0.60%) Hotjar
7 1 (0.60%) Meraki
7 1 (0.60%) Snow
7 1 (0.60%) Ubiquiti
7 1 (0.60%) Workday