Period
to 19 December 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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 180 137
Rank change year-on-year -25 -43 +17
Contract jobs citing Adobe 653 717 890
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.40% 1.51% 2.00%
As % of the Vendors category 3.49% 3.74% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 478 574
London median daily rate £425 £425 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.35% +5.88%
10th Percentile £187 £223 £213
90th Percentile £588 £555 £588
England median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 11
London median hourly rate £15.80 £28.50 £34.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.56% -17.33% +60.69%
England median hourly rate £17.00 £21.50 £31.45
% change year-on-year -20.93% -31.64% +90.09%

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 18,703 19,150 19,139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.04% 40.31% 43.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,678 13,027 12,712
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 300 304 290
London median hourly rate £19.25 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.09 £47.83 £50.50
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +10 151 £413 -8.33% 43
West London +9 52 £425 - 55
South London +27 38 £425 -10.53% 3
East London -40 11 £160 -68.00% 16
North London -8 1 - - 2
Adobe
England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 202 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (29.71%) User Experience
3 181 (27.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 154 (23.58%) Analytics
4 154 (23.58%) HTML
5 146 (22.36%) Marketing
6 141 (21.59%) JavaScript
7 139 (21.29%) CSS
8 108 (16.54%) Finance
9 103 (15.77%) Photoshop
10 89 (13.63%) E-Commerce
11 81 (12.40%) CMS
11 81 (12.40%) Wireframes
12 80 (12.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 80 (12.25%) Adobe Analytics
13 79 (12.10%) Google
14 78 (11.94%) Scrum
15 73 (11.18%) InVision
16 72 (11.03%) HTML5
16 72 (11.03%) Java
17 60 (9.19%) Web Development
17 60 (9.19%) Windows
17 60 (9.19%) Responsive Web Design
17 60 (9.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
18 56 (8.58%) Microsoft
18 56 (8.58%) CSS3
19 54 (8.27%) JIRA
20 53 (8.12%) Content Management
20 53 (8.12%) AngularJS
21 52 (7.96%) Degree

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
1 181 (27.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 81 (12.40%) CMS
3 26 (3.98%) Confluence
4 18 (2.76%) SharePoint
5 16 (2.45%) WordPress
6 11 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (0.77%) Marvel
8 5 (0.77%) SAS
9 4 (0.61%) Alfresco
9 4 (0.61%) Documentum
9 4 (0.61%) Drupal
9 4 (0.61%) FileNet
9 4 (0.61%) OnBase
10 3 (0.46%) Apache
11 2 (0.31%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.31%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.31%) Tornado
12 1 (0.15%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 103 (15.77%) Photoshop
2 80 (12.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 73 (11.18%) InVision
4 52 (7.96%) Adobe Illustrator
5 38 (5.82%) Microsoft Office
6 26 (3.98%) InDesign
7 22 (3.37%) Microsoft Excel
8 21 (3.22%) Adobe After Effects
9 19 (2.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 13 (1.99%) Adobe Captivate
11 12 (1.84%) Acrobat
12 11 (1.68%) MS Visio
13 8 (1.23%) Adobe Premiere
13 8 (1.23%) Fireworks
14 7 (1.07%) OmniGraffle
15 6 (0.92%) CINEMA 4D
16 3 (0.46%) Final Cut Pro
16 3 (0.46%) Flinto
17 2 (0.31%) GIMP
17 2 (0.31%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 23 (3.52%) Adobe Campaign
2 8 (1.23%) SAP Hybris
3 6 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.92%) Eloqua
4 5 (0.77%) Magento
4 5 (0.77%) Unica
5 3 (0.46%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.31%) Data Workbench
6 2 (0.31%) SDL Web 8
7 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.15%) Lorenzo
Cloud Services
1 80 (12.25%) Adobe Analytics
2 60 (9.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 42 (6.43%) Google Analytics
4 38 (5.82%) Amazon AWS
5 25 (3.83%) Microsoft Azure
6 15 (2.30%) Google Cloud Platform
6 15 (2.30%) Office 365
7 13 (1.99%) GitHub
8 12 (1.84%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (1.68%) Amazon S3
10 10 (1.53%) Google Tag Manager
11 9 (1.38%) Amazon ELB
12 6 (0.92%) Sauce Labs
13 5 (0.77%) G Suite
14 3 (0.46%) AdWords
14 3 (0.46%) BlueKai
14 3 (0.46%) Dynamics 365
14 3 (0.46%) MailChimp
15 2 (0.31%) FinancialForce
15 2 (0.31%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.29%) Internet
2 17 (2.60%) LAN
2 17 (2.60%) WAN
3 9 (1.38%) Wireless
4 7 (1.07%) Intranet
4 7 (1.07%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.61%) VoIP
6 3 (0.46%) DNS
6 3 (0.46%) Firewall
6 3 (0.46%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.31%) DHCP
7 2 (0.31%) Skype
7 2 (0.31%) WebEx
8 1 (0.15%) Cisco ISE
8 1 (0.15%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.15%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (0.15%) H.323
8 1 (0.15%) HTTP
8 1 (0.15%) IPsec
8 1 (0.15%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (3.22%) Relational Database
2 19 (2.91%) SQL Server
3 14 (2.14%) MongoDB
4 11 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (1.53%) MySQL
6 9 (1.38%) BigQuery
6 9 (1.38%) Hadoop
6 9 (1.38%) InfluxDB
7 8 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.07%) RDBMS
9 6 (0.92%) Big Data
9 6 (0.92%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (0.61%) Power BI
10 4 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.46%) Amazon Redshift
12 2 (0.31%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.31%) Impala
12 2 (0.31%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 54 (8.27%) JIRA
2 49 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 49 (7.50%) Jenkins
3 36 (5.51%) Axure RP
4 27 (4.13%) Grunt
4 27 (4.13%) Maven
5 23 (3.52%) Jasmine
6 22 (3.37%) Karma Test Runner
7 21 (3.22%) Selenium
8 14 (2.14%) WebDriver
9 12 (1.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 11 (1.68%) Artifactory
10 11 (1.68%) Sonatype Nexus
11 9 (1.38%) Bitbucket
12 7 (1.07%) Ant
12 7 (1.07%) Dreamweaver
12 7 (1.07%) gulp
13 6 (0.92%) Appium
13 6 (0.92%) Hudson
13 6 (0.92%) SoapUI
General
1 146 (22.36%) Marketing
2 108 (16.54%) Finance
3 40 (6.13%) Retail
4 28 (4.29%) Banking
5 26 (3.98%) Advertising
6 21 (3.22%) Publishing
7 13 (1.99%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.38%) Games
8 9 (1.38%) Legal
9 5 (0.77%) Automotive
9 5 (0.77%) Law
10 4 (0.61%) Electronics
10 4 (0.61%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.61%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.31%) Back Office
12 2 (0.31%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.31%) French Language
12 2 (0.31%) German Language
13 1 (0.15%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 156 (23.89%) Designer
2 138 (21.13%) Developer
3 86 (13.17%) Analyst
4 65 (9.95%) UX Designer
5 57 (8.73%) UI Designer
6 36 (5.51%) UI/UX Designer
7 35 (5.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 32 (4.90%) Business Analyst
8 32 (4.90%) Digital Designer
9 30 (4.59%) Senior Designer
10 24 (3.68%) Consultant
10 24 (3.68%) JavaScript Developer
11 22 (3.37%) UI Developer
12 20 (3.06%) DevOps Engineer
12 20 (3.06%) Support Engineer
13 19 (2.91%) Desktop Support
13 19 (2.91%) Digital Analyst
14 18 (2.76%) Desktop Engineer
14 18 (2.76%) Visual Designer
15 17 (2.60%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (23.58%) HTML
2 139 (21.29%) CSS
3 72 (11.03%) HTML5
4 56 (8.58%) CSS3
5 53 (8.12%) AngularJS
6 37 (5.67%) React
7 35 (5.36%) jQuery
8 32 (4.90%) Web Services
9 31 (4.75%) RESTful
10 26 (3.98%) J2EE
11 25 (3.83%) XML
12 22 (3.37%) LESS
13 20 (3.06%) Sass
14 18 (2.76%) Ajax
14 18 (2.76%) Flash
15 15 (2.30%) .NET
15 15 (2.30%) Apache Sling
16 13 (1.99%) DOM
17 12 (1.84%) REST
18 11 (1.68%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 194 (29.71%) User Experience
2 45 (6.89%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (5.36%) Mobile App
4 24 (3.68%) Social Media
5 22 (3.37%) Self-Motivation
6 18 (2.76%) Graphic Design
7 16 (2.45%) Video on Demand
8 15 (2.30%) Animation
8 15 (2.30%) Smartphone
9 13 (1.99%) Over-the-Top Content
9 13 (1.99%) W3C
10 11 (1.68%) Management Information System
11 10 (1.53%) Digital Media
12 9 (1.38%) Greenfield Project
12 9 (1.38%) Video Editing
13 7 (1.07%) e-Learning
13 7 (1.07%) Virtual Team
14 6 (0.92%) Algorithms
14 6 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (0.77%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 60 (9.19%) Windows
2 35 (5.36%) Mac OS X
3 28 (4.29%) Windows 7
4 19 (2.91%) Unix
5 15 (2.30%) Android
6 14 (2.14%) Apple iOS
7 13 (1.99%) Windows 10
8 11 (1.68%) Windows Server
9 5 (0.77%) Linux
10 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (23.58%) Analytics
3 89 (13.63%) E-Commerce
4 81 (12.40%) Wireframes
5 78 (11.94%) Scrum
6 60 (9.19%) Responsive Web Design
6 60 (9.19%) Web Development
7 53 (8.12%) Content Management
8 50 (7.66%) Front End Development
9 48 (7.35%) Problem-Solving
9 48 (7.35%) Prototyping
10 43 (6.58%) Collaborative Working
11 42 (6.43%) DevOps
11 42 (6.43%) Digital Marketing
11 42 (6.43%) Project Management
11 42 (6.43%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
12 40 (6.13%) Web Analytics
13 39 (5.97%) Tag Management
13 39 (5.97%) Test Automation
14 29 (4.44%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 141 (21.59%) JavaScript
2 72 (11.03%) Java
3 52 (7.96%) SQL
4 37 (5.67%) Python
5 17 (2.60%) ES6
6 11 (1.68%) Ruby
7 10 (1.53%) C
8 9 (1.38%) C#
8 9 (1.38%) Perl
8 9 (1.38%) PowerShell
8 9 (1.38%) R
9 8 (1.23%) Bash Shell
10 6 (0.92%) PHP
10 6 (0.92%) TypeScript
11 5 (0.77%) VBA
12 3 (0.46%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.31%) ABAP
13 2 (0.31%) C++
13 2 (0.31%) Scala
14 1 (0.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (7.96%) Degree
2 31 (4.75%) Security Cleared
3 28 (4.29%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.77%) MCDST
4 5 (0.77%) MCSE
4 5 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.61%) DBS Check
5 4 (0.61%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.46%) CCNP
6 3 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.46%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.31%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.31%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.31%) PMP
8 1 (0.15%) CIPD
8 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (6.43%) QA
2 12 (1.84%) SLA
3 8 (1.23%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.77%) Actionable Recommendations
4 5 (0.77%) WCAG
5 2 (0.31%) PMO
6 1 (0.15%) GDPR
6 1 (0.15%) HL7
6 1 (0.15%) WAI
System Software
1 38 (5.82%) Active Directory
2 26 (3.98%) Docker
3 16 (2.45%) BitLocker
4 7 (1.07%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.31%) XenApp
6 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 29 (4.44%) SCCM
2 26 (3.98%) Terraform
3 20 (3.06%) Ansible
4 18 (2.76%) Kubernetes
5 10 (1.53%) Puppet
6 9 (1.38%) Kibana
6 9 (1.38%) logstash
6 9 (1.38%) Nagios
6 9 (1.38%) Pingdom
6 9 (1.38%) Uchiwa
6 9 (1.38%) ZABBIX
7 8 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 6 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (0.92%) Jamf Pro
9 3 (0.46%) Cisco Prime
10 2 (0.31%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.31%) Cisco UCCX
10 2 (0.31%) Icinga
11 1 (0.15%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 79 (12.10%) Google
2 56 (8.58%) Microsoft
3 33 (5.05%) hybris
3 33 (5.05%) Oracle
4 31 (4.75%) SAP
5 26 (3.98%) IBM
6 23 (3.52%) Salesforce.com
7 18 (2.76%) New Relic
8 16 (2.45%) Omniture
8 16 (2.45%) Tableau
9 15 (2.30%) Apple
10 14 (2.14%) HP
11 10 (1.53%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
11 10 (1.53%) Splunk
11 10 (1.53%) Tealium
12 9 (1.38%) PagerDuty
13 8 (1.23%) Atlassian
13 8 (1.23%) Facebook
14 7 (1.07%) Ivanti
14 7 (1.07%) Sitecore