Period
to 22 October 2018

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 22 October 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
England > London
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 184 128
Rank change year-on-year +2 -56 +23
Contract jobs citing Adobe 687 676 893
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.49% 1.50% 2.02%
As % of the Vendors category 3.74% 3.68% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 433 586
London median daily rate £425 £440 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.41% +8.31% +1.56%
10th Percentile £200 £223 £213
90th Percentile £625 £575 £591
England median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 10
London median hourly rate £100.50 £28.50 £34.74
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +252.63% -17.96% +66.13%
10th Percentile £15.80 £13.75 £23.57
90th Percentile £100.75 £48.00 £68.68
England median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £27.41
% change year-on-year +25.00% -27.02% +89.00%

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 18,374 18,392 18,830
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.79% 40.81% 42.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,436 12,473 12,614
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 293 257 276
London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +11.43% -2.78%
10th Percentile £12.80 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £45.71 £47.83 £50.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -2.86%

Adobe
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Adobe in London

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe in London

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe in London over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Adobe in London

Adobe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe in London

Adobe
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe in London over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor 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 22 October 2018. 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 +19 153 £400 -11.11% 51
West London +10 58 £413 -1.79% 46
South London +18 51 £385 -26.67% 8
East London -37 8 £400 -20.00% 12
Adobe
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 London region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 203 (29.55%) User Experience
2 196 (28.53%) HTML
3 181 (26.35%) Agile Software Development
4 180 (26.20%) CSS
5 179 (26.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 164 (23.87%) JavaScript
7 159 (23.14%) Marketing
8 143 (20.82%) Analytics
9 126 (18.34%) Photoshop
10 111 (16.16%) Java
11 105 (15.28%) Finance
12 102 (14.85%) E-Commerce
13 96 (13.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 82 (11.94%) Google
15 80 (11.64%) HTML5
16 78 (11.35%) Adobe Analytics
17 73 (10.63%) CSS3
18 72 (10.48%) InVision
18 72 (10.48%) CMS
19 71 (10.33%) Wireframes
20 68 (9.90%) Microsoft
21 66 (9.61%) Scrum
22 65 (9.46%) Front End Development
23 62 (9.02%) AngularJS
24 61 (8.88%) Web Development
25 59 (8.59%) JIRA
25 59 (8.59%) Windows
26 58 (8.44%) QA
26 58 (8.44%) Digital Marketing
26 58 (8.44%) Content Management

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
1 179 (26.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 72 (10.48%) CMS
3 34 (4.95%) Confluence
4 25 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
5 22 (3.20%) WordPress
6 14 (2.04%) SharePoint
7 5 (0.73%) SAS
8 4 (0.58%) Marvel
8 4 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.29%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.29%) Apache
9 2 (0.29%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.29%) Drupal
9 2 (0.29%) FileNet
9 2 (0.29%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.29%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.29%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.15%) Documentum
10 1 (0.15%) LiveLink
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 126 (18.34%) Photoshop
2 96 (13.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 72 (10.48%) InVision
4 57 (8.30%) Adobe Illustrator
5 45 (6.55%) Microsoft Office
6 32 (4.66%) InDesign
7 26 (3.78%) Microsoft Excel
8 21 (3.06%) Adobe After Effects
9 19 (2.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 17 (2.47%) Acrobat
11 13 (1.89%) Adobe Captivate
11 13 (1.89%) MS Visio
12 11 (1.60%) Adobe Premiere
12 11 (1.60%) OmniGraffle
13 8 (1.16%) Fireworks
14 6 (0.87%) CINEMA 4D
15 4 (0.58%) Final Cut Pro
16 2 (0.29%) Chatbot
16 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
16 2 (0.29%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 30 (4.37%) Adobe Campaign
2 9 (1.31%) Eloqua
3 8 (1.16%) SAP Hybris
4 6 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.87%) Unica
5 5 (0.73%) Magento
6 2 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.15%) Data Workbench
7 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.15%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 78 (11.35%) Adobe Analytics
2 51 (7.42%) Google Analytics
3 50 (7.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 31 (4.51%) Amazon AWS
5 24 (3.49%) GitHub
6 21 (3.06%) Amazon EC2
7 20 (2.91%) Amazon ELB
7 20 (2.91%) Amazon S3
8 18 (2.62%) Office 365
9 13 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
9 13 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (1.02%) G Suite
11 6 (0.87%) Google Tag Manager
12 5 (0.73%) Apigee
13 4 (0.58%) MailChimp
14 3 (0.44%) Dynamics 365
15 2 (0.29%) AdWords
15 2 (0.29%) FinancialForce
15 2 (0.29%) Mimecast
15 2 (0.29%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.20%) Internet
2 21 (3.06%) LAN
2 21 (3.06%) WAN
3 9 (1.31%) Wireless
4 7 (1.02%) Intranet
4 7 (1.02%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.73%) VoIP
6 3 (0.44%) DNS
6 3 (0.44%) SMS
6 3 (0.44%) WebEx
6 3 (0.44%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.29%) DHCP
7 2 (0.29%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.29%) Firewall
7 2 (0.29%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.29%) Skype
8 1 (0.15%) H.323
8 1 (0.15%) HTTP
8 1 (0.15%) Network Security
8 1 (0.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (3.20%) MySQL
2 20 (2.91%) MongoDB
2 20 (2.91%) SQL Server
3 19 (2.77%) InfluxDB
4 12 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (1.75%) Relational Database
5 8 (1.16%) Hadoop
5 8 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (1.16%) RDBMS
6 7 (1.02%) BigQuery
7 6 (0.87%) Big Data
7 6 (0.87%) Oracle Database
7 6 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (0.73%) Power BI
9 4 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.29%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.29%) Blockchain
10 2 (0.29%) Impala
10 2 (0.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 59 (8.59%) JIRA
2 57 (8.30%) Git (software)
3 47 (6.84%) Jenkins
4 40 (5.82%) Axure RP
5 30 (4.37%) Maven
6 29 (4.22%) Grunt
7 27 (3.93%) Jasmine
8 23 (3.35%) Karma Test Runner
9 22 (3.20%) Sonatype Nexus
10 20 (2.91%) Artifactory
11 18 (2.62%) Bitbucket
12 17 (2.47%) Selenium
13 10 (1.46%) gulp
13 10 (1.46%) WebDriver
14 8 (1.16%) webpack
15 7 (1.02%) Dreamweaver
16 6 (0.87%) Balsamiq Mockups
16 6 (0.87%) Hudson
17 5 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 5 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 159 (23.14%) Marketing
2 105 (15.28%) Finance
3 44 (6.40%) Retail
4 36 (5.24%) Banking
5 30 (4.37%) Advertising
6 23 (3.35%) Publishing
7 13 (1.89%) Legal
8 11 (1.60%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.46%) Games
10 7 (1.02%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.73%) Law
12 4 (0.58%) Electronics
12 4 (0.58%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.58%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.44%) Automotive
13 3 (0.44%) French Language
14 2 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.29%) German Language
15 1 (0.15%) Local Government
15 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 173 (25.18%) Developer
2 147 (21.40%) Designer
3 86 (12.52%) Analyst
4 63 (9.17%) UX Designer
5 59 (8.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 44 (6.40%) UI Designer
7 32 (4.66%) Digital Designer
8 31 (4.51%) Business Analyst
8 31 (4.51%) UI/UX Designer
9 30 (4.37%) DevOps Engineer
9 30 (4.37%) UI Developer
10 29 (4.22%) JavaScript Developer
11 27 (3.93%) Desktop Support
12 25 (3.64%) Consultant
13 22 (3.20%) HTML Developer
14 21 (3.06%) Architect
14 21 (3.06%) Digital Analyst
14 21 (3.06%) HTML CSS Developer
14 21 (3.06%) Senior Designer
15 20 (2.91%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (28.53%) HTML
2 180 (26.20%) CSS
3 80 (11.64%) HTML5
4 73 (10.63%) CSS3
5 62 (9.02%) AngularJS
6 56 (8.15%) jQuery
7 37 (5.39%) React
8 28 (4.08%) J2EE
8 28 (4.08%) Sass
9 27 (3.93%) Web Services
10 21 (3.06%) Spring Boot
10 21 (3.06%) XML
11 20 (2.91%) Sensu
12 19 (2.77%) Elastic Stack
13 18 (2.62%) RESTful
14 17 (2.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 16 (2.33%) .NET
15 16 (2.33%) Flash
16 15 (2.18%) LESS
17 14 (2.04%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 203 (29.55%) User Experience
2 47 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (3.93%) Social Media
4 25 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
5 23 (3.35%) W3C
6 20 (2.91%) Management Information System
7 19 (2.77%) Mobile App
8 18 (2.62%) Smartphone
9 16 (2.33%) Graphic Design
10 11 (1.60%) Video on Demand
11 10 (1.46%) Animation
11 10 (1.46%) iPad
11 10 (1.46%) Video Editing
12 9 (1.31%) Computer Science
12 9 (1.31%) Digital Media
12 9 (1.31%) Fintech
12 9 (1.31%) Interactive TV
13 8 (1.16%) Algorithms
13 8 (1.16%) e-Learning
13 8 (1.16%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 59 (8.59%) Windows
2 42 (6.11%) Mac OS X
3 35 (5.09%) Windows 7
4 18 (2.62%) Windows 10
5 17 (2.47%) Apple iOS
6 15 (2.18%) Android
7 12 (1.75%) Windows Server
8 6 (0.87%) Linux
8 6 (0.87%) Unix
9 3 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.15%) AIX
10 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (26.35%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (20.82%) Analytics
3 102 (14.85%) E-Commerce
4 71 (10.33%) Wireframes
5 66 (9.61%) Scrum
6 65 (9.46%) Front End Development
7 61 (8.88%) Web Development
8 58 (8.44%) Content Management
8 58 (8.44%) Digital Marketing
8 58 (8.44%) Problem-Solving
9 56 (8.15%) Responsive Web Design
10 54 (7.86%) DevOps
11 44 (6.40%) Prototyping
11 44 (6.40%) Web Analytics
12 39 (5.68%) Microservices
13 38 (5.53%) Collaborative Working
14 33 (4.80%) Tag Management
15 31 (4.51%) ITIL
16 30 (4.37%) Web Design
16 30 (4.37%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 164 (23.87%) JavaScript
2 111 (16.16%) Java
3 53 (7.71%) SQL
4 45 (6.55%) Python
5 23 (3.35%) Ruby
6 20 (2.91%) Perl
7 19 (2.77%) ES6
8 12 (1.75%) PowerShell
9 11 (1.60%) TypeScript
10 10 (1.46%) PHP
11 9 (1.31%) C
11 9 (1.31%) C#
12 8 (1.16%) Bash Shell
13 6 (0.87%) T-SQL
14 5 (0.73%) VBA
15 4 (0.58%) R
16 2 (0.29%) ES8
16 2 (0.29%) Java 8
16 2 (0.29%) Scala
16 2 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (5.97%) Degree
2 32 (4.66%) SC Cleared
2 32 (4.66%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.73%) MCDST
4 5 (0.73%) MCSE
5 3 (0.44%) CCNP
5 3 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.29%) A+ Certification
6 2 (0.29%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.29%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.29%) MCSA
6 2 (0.29%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.29%) PMP
7 1 (0.15%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.15%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.15%) ISEB
7 1 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (8.44%) QA
2 14 (2.04%) SLA
3 9 (1.31%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.58%) GDPR
4 4 (0.58%) WCAG
5 2 (0.29%) Actionable Recommendations
5 2 (0.29%) PMO
5 2 (0.29%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.15%) WAI
System Software
1 46 (6.70%) Active Directory
2 22 (3.20%) Docker
3 20 (2.91%) BitLocker
4 8 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.44%) XenApp
6 2 (0.29%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.29%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.29%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 33 (4.80%) SCCM
1 33 (4.80%) Terraform
2 22 (3.20%) Puppet
3 20 (2.91%) Nagios
3 20 (2.91%) Uchiwa
3 20 (2.91%) ZABBIX
4 19 (2.77%) Kibana
4 19 (2.77%) logstash
4 19 (2.77%) Pingdom
5 18 (2.62%) Ansible
6 17 (2.47%) Kubernetes
7 8 (1.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 6 (0.87%) Jamf Pro
9 5 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.44%) Cisco Prime
11 2 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.29%) Cisco UCCX
11 2 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.29%) Icinga
12 1 (0.15%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 82 (11.94%) Google
2 68 (9.90%) Microsoft
3 54 (7.86%) hybris
4 45 (6.55%) Oracle
5 37 (5.39%) SAP
6 31 (4.51%) IBM
7 30 (4.37%) Salesforce.com
8 27 (3.93%) Apple
8 27 (3.93%) New Relic
9 19 (2.77%) PagerDuty
10 14 (2.04%) HP
10 14 (2.04%) Omniture
10 14 (2.04%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 14 (2.04%) Tealium
11 13 (1.89%) Tableau
12 10 (1.46%) Splunk
13 8 (1.16%) Facebook
13 8 (1.16%) Ivanti
13 8 (1.16%) Snow
14 7 (1.02%) Okta