Period
to 8 April 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 8 April 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
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 169 185 155
Rank change year-on-year +16 -30 -9
Contract jobs citing Adobe 378 679 836
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.52% 1.59% 1.79%
As % of the Vendors category 3.83% 3.93% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 392 571
Median daily rate £400 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £165 £191 £218
90th Percentile £588 £585 £588
England median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 7
Median hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +28.57% -36.36%
10th Percentile £17.20 £20.58 £12.12
90th Percentile £31.75 £102.75 £103.45
England median hourly rate £21.00 £21.16 £20.00
% change year-on-year -0.76% +5.80% -13.98%

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 9,879 17,265 18,602
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.65% 40.41% 39.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,550 11,582 12,583
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £263 £300 £263
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
England median daily rate £450 £455 £450
% change year-on-year -1.10% +1.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 278 358
Median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.81% -2.33% +4.88%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.76 £11.94
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £47.83
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -

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 8 April 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
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 8 April 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 +38 99 £425 -5.56% 16
West London +21 29 £275 -39.00% 4
East London +44 8 £425 +210.79% 3
South London +7 5 £373 -17.22% 2
Adobe
England

For the 6 months to 8 April 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.

1 126 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (30.69%) User Experience
3 112 (29.63%) Marketing
4 103 (27.25%) Sketch
5 98 (25.93%) HTML
6 88 (23.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 85 (22.49%) CSS
8 81 (21.43%) InVision
9 75 (19.84%) Wireframes
10 67 (17.72%) Finance
11 63 (16.67%) JavaScript
12 59 (15.61%) Analytics
13 57 (15.08%) Photoshop
14 51 (13.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 49 (12.96%) Microsoft
16 47 (12.43%) Scrum
17 45 (11.90%) Adobe Illustrator
18 44 (11.64%) Google
18 44 (11.64%) Adobe Analytics
18 44 (11.64%) Prototyping
19 42 (11.11%) Java
20 40 (10.58%) JIRA
21 39 (10.32%) Microsoft Office
22 38 (10.05%) Adobe Creative Cloud
23 37 (9.79%) Problem-Solving
24 36 (9.52%) CMS
25 35 (9.26%) Front End Development
26 34 (8.99%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
26 34 (8.99%) Degree
26 34 (8.99%) 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 88 (23.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 36 (9.52%) CMS
3 18 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 13 (3.44%) Confluence
5 9 (2.38%) SAS
6 5 (1.32%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.79%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.53%) Anypoint
8 2 (0.53%) JBoss
8 2 (0.53%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.53%) WordPress
9 1 (0.26%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.26%) CoreMedia CMS
9 1 (0.26%) Drupal
9 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 103 (27.25%) Sketch
2 81 (21.43%) InVision
3 57 (15.08%) Photoshop
4 51 (13.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 45 (11.90%) Adobe Illustrator
6 39 (10.32%) Microsoft Office
7 31 (8.20%) Adobe XD
8 28 (7.41%) Adobe After Effects
8 28 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
9 26 (6.88%) Zeplin
10 18 (4.76%) InDesign
11 15 (3.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 13 (3.44%) Figma
13 12 (3.17%) Adobe Premiere
14 10 (2.65%) Adobe Captivate
15 7 (1.85%) Acrobat
15 7 (1.85%) Microsoft Project
16 5 (1.32%) Lectora
16 5 (1.32%) OmniGraffle
17 4 (1.06%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 18 (4.76%) Adobe Campaign
2 13 (3.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (2.91%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.53%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.53%) Magento
5 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.26%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.26%) SessionCam
5 1 (0.26%) Unica
5 1 (0.26%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 44 (11.64%) Adobe Analytics
2 38 (10.05%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 23 (6.08%) Office 365
4 18 (4.76%) Google Analytics
5 16 (4.23%) AWS
6 15 (3.97%) Azure
7 9 (2.38%) OneDrive
8 8 (2.12%) GCP
9 5 (1.32%) GitHub
9 5 (1.32%) Google Docs
10 4 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (1.06%) Amazon ELB
10 4 (1.06%) Amazon S3
10 4 (1.06%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (1.06%) Power Platform
10 4 (1.06%) Route 53
10 4 (1.06%) SaaS
10 4 (1.06%) SuccessFactors
11 3 (0.79%) Force.com
11 3 (0.79%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.85%) Skype
2 3 (0.79%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (0.79%) DHCP
2 3 (0.79%) DNS
2 3 (0.79%) Internet
2 3 (0.79%) Intranet
2 3 (0.79%) VoIP
3 2 (0.53%) Firewall
3 2 (0.53%) LAN
3 2 (0.53%) VPN
3 2 (0.53%) WebEx
3 2 (0.53%) Wireless
4 1 (0.26%) 802.11
4 1 (0.26%) FTP
4 1 (0.26%) HSRP
4 1 (0.26%) HTTP
4 1 (0.26%) IPsec
4 1 (0.26%) VLAN
4 1 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.65%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.85%) Jackrabbit
3 5 (1.32%) MySQL
4 4 (1.06%) Power BI
4 4 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.53%) Big Data
5 2 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.53%) SAS EBI
6 1 (0.26%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.26%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.26%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.26%) MySQL Workbench
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.26%) QlikView
6 1 (0.26%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 1 (0.26%) Semantic Layer
Development Applications
1 40 (10.58%) JIRA
2 31 (8.20%) Axure RP
3 18 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 15 (3.97%) Visual Studio Team System
5 12 (3.17%) Balsamiq
5 12 (3.17%) Jenkins
5 12 (3.17%) Maven
6 10 (2.65%) Gradle
7 6 (1.59%) Dreamweaver
8 5 (1.32%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.06%) CircleCI
10 3 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.26%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.26%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.26%) git-flow
11 1 (0.26%) gulp
11 1 (0.26%) Hudson
11 1 (0.26%) MSI
11 1 (0.26%) Selenium
11 1 (0.26%) webpack
General
1 112 (29.63%) Marketing
2 67 (17.72%) Finance
3 25 (6.61%) Retail
4 19 (5.03%) Banking
4 19 (5.03%) Publishing
5 17 (4.50%) Advertising
5 17 (4.50%) Games
6 10 (2.65%) Back Office
7 7 (1.85%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.59%) Corporate Banking
8 6 (1.59%) Retail Banking
9 5 (1.32%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.06%) Automotive
11 3 (0.79%) Electronics
11 3 (0.79%) Fire and Rescue
11 3 (0.79%) Legal
11 3 (0.79%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.79%) Public Sector
12 2 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 125 (33.07%) Designer
2 68 (17.99%) Developer
3 60 (15.87%) UX Designer
4 35 (9.26%) UI Designer
5 27 (7.14%) Digital Designer
6 23 (6.08%) Analyst
6 23 (6.08%) Architect
7 19 (5.03%) UI/UX Designer
8 16 (4.23%) Senior Designer
8 16 (4.23%) Visual Designer
9 13 (3.44%) Project Manager
10 12 (3.17%) Consultant
10 12 (3.17%) Senior UX Designer
10 12 (3.17%) Support Engineer
11 11 (2.91%) Administrator
11 11 (2.91%) Business Analyst
11 11 (2.91%) IT Administrator
12 10 (2.65%) Junior
12 10 (2.65%) SAP Developer
13 9 (2.38%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (25.93%) HTML
2 85 (22.49%) CSS
3 18 (4.76%) HTML5
3 18 (4.76%) RESTful
3 18 (4.76%) Web Services
3 18 (4.76%) XML
4 15 (3.97%) OSGi
5 14 (3.70%) Spring
6 12 (3.17%) Flash
7 11 (2.91%) CSS3
7 11 (2.91%) Middleware
8 10 (2.65%) .NET
8 10 (2.65%) AngularJS
8 10 (2.65%) Spring Batch
8 10 (2.65%) XHTML
9 9 (2.38%) ASP.NET
10 8 (2.12%) Apache Sling
10 8 (2.12%) JSR 170
11 7 (1.85%) J2SE
11 7 (1.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 116 (30.69%) User Experience
2 31 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (6.35%) Social Media
4 19 (5.03%) Graphic Design
4 19 (5.03%) Mobile App
5 18 (4.76%) W3C
6 11 (2.91%) Animation
7 10 (2.65%) e-Learning
7 10 (2.65%) Learning Management System
8 9 (2.38%) Marketing Technology
9 7 (1.85%) Digital Media
9 7 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (1.59%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.59%) iPhone
10 6 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (1.59%) Video Editing
11 5 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.32%) FMCG
12 4 (1.06%) Augmented Reality
12 4 (1.06%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 28 (7.41%) Windows
2 21 (5.56%) Android
2 21 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 11 (2.91%) Windows 10
4 9 (2.38%) Mac OS X
5 8 (2.12%) Mac OS
5 8 (2.12%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.79%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.79%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (0.53%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.26%) Linux
10 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X Server
10 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (19.84%) Wireframes
3 59 (15.61%) Analytics
4 47 (12.43%) Scrum
5 44 (11.64%) Prototyping
6 37 (9.79%) Problem-Solving
7 35 (9.26%) Front End Development
8 34 (8.99%) Content Management
8 34 (8.99%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
9 32 (8.47%) E-Commerce
9 32 (8.47%) User Stories
10 29 (7.67%) CRM
10 29 (7.67%) Digital Marketing
11 27 (7.14%) DevOps
12 25 (6.61%) Project Delivery
13 23 (6.08%) TDD
14 22 (5.82%) Collaborative Working
14 22 (5.82%) Workflow
15 20 (5.29%) Migration
16 18 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 42 (11.11%) Java
3 10 (2.65%) SQL
4 7 (1.85%) C#
4 7 (1.85%) PHP
4 7 (1.85%) PowerShell
5 6 (1.59%) Python
6 5 (1.32%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.06%) C
8 2 (0.53%) Apple Swift
8 2 (0.53%) R
8 2 (0.53%) VBA
9 1 (0.26%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.26%) ES6
9 1 (0.26%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.26%) Scala
9 1 (0.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 34 (8.99%) Degree
2 7 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.32%) Master's Degree
4 3 (0.79%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.53%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.26%) MCSE
6 1 (0.26%) MCTS
6 1 (0.26%) PMP
6 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.50%) QA
2 5 (1.32%) WCAG
3 4 (1.06%) P3O
3 4 (1.06%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.79%) PMO
4 3 (0.79%) SLA
5 1 (0.26%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 13 (3.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.26%) BitLocker
3 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (2.38%) Single Sign-On
2 6 (1.59%) SCCM
3 5 (1.32%) Jamf Pro
4 3 (0.79%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.26%) NetVault Backup
5 1 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 49 (12.96%) Microsoft
2 44 (11.64%) Google
3 21 (5.56%) SAP
4 18 (4.76%) hybris
5 12 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (2.65%) Apple
6 10 (2.65%) Perforce
6 10 (2.65%) Tableau
7 7 (1.85%) Tealium
8 6 (1.59%) Facebook
8 6 (1.59%) Gigya
8 6 (1.59%) IBM
9 5 (1.32%) Okta
9 5 (1.32%) Snow
10 4 (1.06%) Cisco
10 4 (1.06%) Oracle
11 3 (0.79%) Autodesk
11 3 (0.79%) Twitter
12 2 (0.53%) MobileIron
12 2 (0.53%) Pega