Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 135 146
Rank change year-on-year -54 +11 +49
Contract jobs citing Adobe 691 871 811
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.48% 1.95% 1.73%
As % of the Vendors category 3.66% 4.57% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 568 542
London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +8.84%
10th Percentile £223 £213 £225
90th Percentile £554 £600 £550
England median daily rate £390 £389 £380
% change year-on-year +0.32% +2.30% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 18
London median hourly rate £28.50 £34.48 £21.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.33% +60.69% +12.92%
10th Percentile £13.75 £25.24 £15.12
90th Percentile £72.15 £56.87 £26.13
England median hourly rate £20.00 £31.13 £16.38
% change year-on-year -35.74% +90.02% -3.65%

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 18903 19075 19674
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.51% 42.79% 41.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 12849 12712 13039
London median daily rate £475 £450 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.41% +1.41%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 299 280 404
London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.19
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.73
England median hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.47% -2.86% +6.06%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 -15 112 £450 +5.88% 19
West London -11 46 £418 -2.05% 5
East London -4 28 £500 +17.65% 5
South London -22 12 £525 +69.08% 2
North London -9 2 £225 +12.50% 2
Adobe
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 282 (40.81%) HTML
2 250 (36.18%) CSS
3 240 (34.73%) Agile Software Development
4 202 (29.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 191 (27.64%) User Experience
6 182 (26.34%) JavaScript
7 174 (25.18%) Marketing
8 169 (24.46%) Finance
9 137 (19.83%) Java
10 130 (18.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 130 (18.81%) Analytics
11 127 (18.38%) Photoshop
12 105 (15.20%) CMS
13 100 (14.47%) HTML5
14 99 (14.33%) Scrum
15 93 (13.46%) E-Commerce
16 88 (12.74%) CSS3
17 86 (12.45%) Content Management
18 80 (11.58%) Banking
19 76 (11.00%) jQuery
19 76 (11.00%) Adobe Illustrator
20 72 (10.42%) Axure RP
21 69 (9.99%) Adobe Analytics
22 67 (9.70%) Front End Development
23 65 (9.41%) Web Development
24 63 (9.12%) Wireframes
24 63 (9.12%) Mobile App
25 62 (8.97%) AngularJS
25 62 (8.97%) Responsive Web Design
26 59 (8.54%) Analytical Skills

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
1 202 (29.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 105 (15.20%) CMS
3 38 (5.50%) Confluence
4 30 (4.34%) Apache
5 25 (3.62%) WordPress
6 14 (2.03%) Drupal
7 10 (1.45%) JBoss
8 8 (1.16%) SharePoint
8 8 (1.16%) Tomcat
9 7 (1.01%) Mule
10 5 (0.72%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.58%) Mule ESB
11 4 (0.58%) SAS
11 4 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (0.58%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.58%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.43%) Cloud Foundry
12 3 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.43%) Magnolia
12 3 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 130 (18.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 127 (18.38%) Photoshop
3 76 (11.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 57 (8.25%) InVision
5 35 (5.07%) InDesign
6 30 (4.34%) OmniGraffle
7 28 (4.05%) Microsoft Excel
8 24 (3.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 18 (2.60%) Adobe After Effects
9 18 (2.60%) Microsoft Office
10 12 (1.74%) MS Visio
11 11 (1.59%) Adobe Premiere
12 6 (0.87%) CINEMA 4D
13 4 (0.58%) Acrobat
13 4 (0.58%) Vectorworks
14 2 (0.29%) AutoCAD
14 2 (0.29%) Fireworks
14 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
14 2 (0.29%) Revit
14 2 (0.29%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 46 (6.66%) Adobe Campaign
2 7 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.01%) WebTrends
3 4 (0.58%) Unica
4 2 (0.29%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.14%) Magento
5 1 (0.14%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.14%) SAP EHS
5 1 (0.14%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.14%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (0.14%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 69 (9.99%) Adobe Analytics
2 59 (8.54%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 37 (5.35%) Google Analytics
4 27 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
5 24 (3.47%) Office 365
6 12 (1.74%) Veeva
7 9 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (0.87%) Amazon S3
8 6 (0.87%) GitHub
8 6 (0.87%) npm
9 4 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.58%) PaaS
10 3 (0.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (0.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 3 (0.43%) CloudFront
10 3 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.43%) Trello
11 2 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.29%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.17%) Internet
2 11 (1.59%) Intranet
3 8 (1.16%) DNS
4 6 (0.87%) Firewall
5 5 (0.72%) HTTP
5 5 (0.72%) LAN
5 5 (0.72%) WAN
6 4 (0.58%) MPLS
6 4 (0.58%) OSPF
6 4 (0.58%) SAN
6 4 (0.58%) WLAN
7 3 (0.43%) DHCP
7 3 (0.43%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (0.43%) Skype
7 3 (0.43%) SMS
7 3 (0.43%) SSL
7 3 (0.43%) WebEx
8 2 (0.29%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.29%) VPN
9 1 (0.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (2.46%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.45%) Big Data
2 10 (1.45%) MongoDB
2 10 (1.45%) Relational Database
3 8 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (1.01%) MySQL
5 6 (0.87%) Hadoop
5 6 (0.87%) RDBMS
6 4 (0.58%) HBase
7 3 (0.43%) BigQuery
7 3 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.43%) Jackrabbit
8 2 (0.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.29%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.29%) DB2
8 2 (0.29%) Redis
9 1 (0.14%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.14%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.14%) Mahout
9 1 (0.14%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 72 (10.42%) Axure RP
2 57 (8.25%) JIRA
3 52 (7.53%) Git (software)
4 35 (5.07%) Jasmine
5 28 (4.05%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 28 (4.05%) Mockito
6 25 (3.62%) Grunt
7 21 (3.04%) Jenkins
7 21 (3.04%) Selenium
8 20 (2.89%) Dreamweaver
9 16 (2.32%) JUnit
9 16 (2.32%) Karma Test Runner
9 16 (2.32%) Maven
9 16 (2.32%) Mercurial
10 11 (1.59%) SonarQube
11 9 (1.30%) Bitbucket
12 8 (1.16%) gulp
13 6 (0.87%) Sonatype Nexus
14 5 (0.72%) Cucumber
15 4 (0.58%) Eclipse
General
1 174 (25.18%) Marketing
2 169 (24.46%) Finance
3 80 (11.58%) Banking
4 42 (6.08%) Retail
5 37 (5.35%) Telecoms
6 20 (2.89%) Retail Banking
7 18 (2.60%) Publishing
8 15 (2.17%) Advertising
9 13 (1.88%) Games
10 7 (1.01%) Investment Banking
10 7 (1.01%) Law
10 7 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.87%) Electronics
11 6 (0.87%) Legal
12 5 (0.72%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.58%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.58%) Spanish Language
14 3 (0.43%) French Language
14 3 (0.43%) Japanese Language
15 2 (0.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 201 (29.09%) Developer
2 195 (28.22%) Designer
3 88 (12.74%) Analyst
4 82 (11.87%) UX Designer
5 76 (11.00%) UI Designer
6 49 (7.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 45 (6.51%) Visual Designer
8 39 (5.64%) Architect
9 37 (5.35%) Business Analyst
10 34 (4.92%) UI Developer
11 31 (4.49%) Consultant
12 28 (4.05%) Digital Analyst
12 28 (4.05%) Senior Designer
13 24 (3.47%) Angular Developer
13 24 (3.47%) UI/UX Designer
14 23 (3.33%) Digital Designer
14 23 (3.33%) Java Developer
15 22 (3.18%) HTML Developer
15 22 (3.18%) JavaScript Developer
16 20 (2.89%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 282 (40.81%) HTML
2 250 (36.18%) CSS
3 100 (14.47%) HTML5
4 88 (12.74%) CSS3
5 76 (11.00%) jQuery
6 62 (8.97%) AngularJS
7 47 (6.80%) Web Services
8 38 (5.50%) XML
9 35 (5.07%) OSGi
10 27 (3.91%) J2EE
11 26 (3.76%) React
12 25 (3.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 24 (3.47%) Sass
14 22 (3.18%) .NET
14 22 (3.18%) Spring
15 20 (2.89%) JSON
16 16 (2.32%) JSR 170
16 16 (2.32%) REST
17 15 (2.17%) RESTful
18 14 (2.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 191 (27.64%) User Experience
2 63 (9.12%) Mobile App
3 59 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (6.95%) Social Media
5 33 (4.78%) Virtual Team
6 21 (3.04%) Graphic Design
7 18 (2.60%) Fintech
8 10 (1.45%) Animation
9 9 (1.30%) Photography
10 8 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.16%) Video Editing
11 7 (1.01%) Digital Media
11 7 (1.01%) Greenfield Project
11 7 (1.01%) Management Information System
12 6 (0.87%) Computer Science
12 6 (0.87%) Video on Demand
13 5 (0.72%) Blog
13 5 (0.72%) FMCG
13 5 (0.72%) iPad
13 5 (0.72%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 33 (4.78%) Linux
2 21 (3.04%) Apple iOS
3 18 (2.60%) Android
3 18 (2.60%) Windows
4 13 (1.88%) Windows 7
5 9 (1.30%) Mac OS X
6 7 (1.01%) Unix
7 6 (0.87%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.58%) CentOS
9 3 (0.43%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.43%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.14%) AIX
11 1 (0.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (34.73%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (18.81%) Analytics
3 99 (14.33%) Scrum
4 93 (13.46%) E-Commerce
5 86 (12.45%) Content Management
6 67 (9.70%) Front End Development
7 65 (9.41%) Web Development
8 63 (9.12%) Wireframes
9 62 (8.97%) Responsive Web Design
10 51 (7.38%) DevOps
10 51 (7.38%) Project Management
11 49 (7.09%) CRM
12 44 (6.37%) Visualisation
13 43 (6.22%) MVC
14 41 (5.93%) Prototyping
15 40 (5.79%) TDD
16 38 (5.50%) Digital Marketing
17 37 (5.35%) Web Design
18 36 (5.21%) Data Visualisation
19 35 (5.07%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 182 (26.34%) JavaScript
2 137 (19.83%) Java
3 57 (8.25%) SQL
4 27 (3.91%) PHP
5 15 (2.17%) Python
6 9 (1.30%) C#
6 9 (1.30%) ES6
7 8 (1.16%) Perl
8 7 (1.01%) Bash Shell
9 6 (0.87%) Ruby
9 6 (0.87%) T-SQL
10 5 (0.72%) ActionScript
10 5 (0.72%) GraphQL
10 5 (0.72%) VBA
11 3 (0.43%) Apple Swift
11 3 (0.43%) C
11 3 (0.43%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.43%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.29%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (5.35%) Degree
2 12 (1.74%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.16%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.58%) CCNP
4 4 (0.58%) CCSE
4 4 (0.58%) CISA
4 4 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (0.58%) CISMP
4 4 (0.58%) CISSP
4 4 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.29%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.29%) MBA
5 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.14%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.14%) ISEB
6 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.14%) MCP
6 1 (0.14%) MCSA
6 1 (0.14%) MCSE
6 1 (0.14%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (6.66%) QA
2 10 (1.45%) SLA
3 6 (0.87%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.58%) GDPR
5 3 (0.43%) WCAG
6 1 (0.14%) HL7
System Software
1 17 (2.46%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.87%) Docker
3 4 (0.58%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.14%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (1.30%) SCCM
2 8 (1.16%) Puppet
3 5 (0.72%) Jamf Pro
3 5 (0.72%) Terraform
4 4 (0.58%) Ansible
4 4 (0.58%) Kubernetes
4 4 (0.58%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (0.58%) SCOM
5 1 (0.14%) Kibana
5 1 (0.14%) logstash
5 1 (0.14%) Nagios
5 1 (0.14%) Packer
5 1 (0.14%) PaperCut
5 1 (0.14%) Pingdom
5 1 (0.14%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.14%) Uchiwa
5 1 (0.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 43 (6.22%) Google
2 30 (4.34%) Microsoft
3 25 (3.62%) hybris
4 22 (3.18%) SAP
5 21 (3.04%) Tableau
6 19 (2.75%) Salesforce.com
7 15 (2.17%) Omniture
8 14 (2.03%) Oracle
9 11 (1.59%) IBM
10 10 (1.45%) Coverity
10 10 (1.45%) Tealium
11 9 (1.30%) Atlassian
11 9 (1.30%) Sitecore
11 9 (1.30%) Splunk
12 8 (1.16%) Apple
12 8 (1.16%) Cisco
12 8 (1.16%) Citrix
12 8 (1.16%) OpenText
13 7 (1.01%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
14 6 (0.87%) SOASTA, Inc