Period
to

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 24 May 2022 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
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 231 186 179
Rank change year-on-year -45 -7 -2
Contract jobs citing Adobe 439 360 290
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.14% 1.48% 1.46%
As % of the Vendors category 3.01% 3.87% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 205 211
10th Percentile £250 £224 £198
25th Percentile £400 £350 £288
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £465 £400
Median % change year-on-year +12.90% +16.25% -5.88%
75th Percentile £624 £575 £522
90th Percentile £688 £620 £575
England median daily rate £500 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 4
10th Percentile £26.25 - £16.45
25th Percentile £26.38 £21.25 £19.38
Median hourly rate £35.00 £34.25 £33.75
Median % change year-on-year +2.19% +1.48% +54.71%
75th Percentile £42.75 £42.62 £47.81
90th Percentile £60.50 £48.75 £47.93
England median hourly rate £35.79 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +59.06% - -6.25%

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 14,585 9,309 7,685
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.75% 38.34% 38.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,389 6,192 5,222
10th Percentile £356 £330 £263
25th Percentile £463 £413 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £520 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% -
75th Percentile £675 £625 £600
90th Percentile £775 £700 £700
England median daily rate £525 £480 £455
% change year-on-year +9.38% +5.49% -2.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 112 119
10th Percentile £17.12 £13.89 £12.49
25th Percentile £23.91 £18.25 £17.63
Median hourly rate £35.00 £26.65 £24.00
Median % change year-on-year +31.33% +11.04% +14.29%
75th Percentile £49.25 £50.44 £33.03
90th Percentile £58.93 £66.35 £47.83
England median hourly rate £21.40 £20.50 £18.60
% change year-on-year +4.39% +10.22% +1.92%

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 24 May 2022.

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 24 May 2022.

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 24 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -27 47 £533 +12.26% 13
West London -1 18 £615 +40.57% 10
East London -9 2 £438 +107.10% 4
South London -25 1 £450 -23.40% 1
Adobe
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, 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.

1 156 (35.54%) User Experience
2 153 (34.85%) Agile
3 131 (29.84%) Social Skills
4 126 (28.70%) UX Design
5 102 (23.23%) Analytics
6 93 (21.18%) Sketch
7 91 (20.73%) Finance
8 90 (20.50%) Figma
9 89 (20.27%) Wireframes
10 78 (17.77%) Retail
11 72 (16.40%) Adobe XD
12 70 (15.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 66 (15.03%) Marketing
14 64 (14.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 64 (14.58%) Prototyping
15 62 (14.12%) E-Commerce
16 61 (13.90%) JavaScript
16 61 (13.90%) Adobe Analytics
16 61 (13.90%) Accessibility
17 60 (13.67%) Google
18 59 (13.44%) InVision
19 58 (13.21%) HTML
20 56 (12.76%) Problem-Solving
21 54 (12.30%) Axure RP
21 54 (12.30%) Analytical Skills
22 53 (12.07%) SAP
23 52 (11.85%) Photoshop
24 51 (11.62%) User Research
25 48 (10.93%) Salesforce.com
26 47 (10.71%) CSS

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 70 (15.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 37 (8.43%) CMS
3 10 (2.28%) Confluence
4 8 (1.82%) Moodle
5 7 (1.59%) Drupal
5 7 (1.59%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.37%) Apache
7 4 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (0.91%) WordPress
8 3 (0.68%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.46%) SAS
10 1 (0.23%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.23%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.23%) Documentum
10 1 (0.23%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.23%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.23%) nginx
10 1 (0.23%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 93 (21.18%) Sketch
2 72 (16.40%) Adobe XD
3 64 (14.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 59 (13.44%) InVision
5 52 (11.85%) Photoshop
6 45 (10.25%) Adobe Illustrator
7 28 (6.38%) Zeplin
8 27 (6.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 25 (5.69%) Microsoft Excel
10 24 (5.47%) Microsoft Office
11 21 (4.78%) InDesign
12 20 (4.56%) Adobe After Effects
13 14 (3.19%) Adobe Premiere
14 11 (2.51%) Adobe Captivate
15 8 (1.82%) Camtasia
15 8 (1.82%) Snagit
16 6 (1.37%) UserZoom
17 5 (1.14%) Acrobat
17 5 (1.14%) OmniGraffle
18 4 (0.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (5.24%) Shopify
2 11 (2.51%) SAP Hybris
3 7 (1.59%) Magento
4 5 (1.14%) Adobe Campaign
5 3 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.46%) Elite 3E
6 2 (0.46%) Workfront
7 1 (0.23%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.23%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.23%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.23%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (0.23%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.23%) SessionCam
7 1 (0.23%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 90 (20.50%) Figma
2 61 (13.90%) Adobe Analytics
3 44 (10.02%) Azure
4 42 (9.57%) Google Analytics
5 35 (7.97%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 31 (7.06%) AWS
7 24 (5.47%) Power Platform
8 17 (3.87%) Microsoft 365
8 17 (3.87%) SaaS
9 14 (3.19%) GCP
9 14 (3.19%) Miro
10 11 (2.51%) Google Data Studio
11 8 (1.82%) Serverless
12 7 (1.59%) Boomi
12 7 (1.59%) GitHub
12 7 (1.59%) PaaS
12 7 (1.59%) Snowflake
13 6 (1.37%) Slack
14 5 (1.14%) Azure Active Directory
15 4 (0.91%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.42%) Internet
2 6 (1.37%) HTTP
2 6 (1.37%) SMS
3 2 (0.46%) LAN
3 2 (0.46%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (0.46%) VPN
4 1 (0.23%) DHCP
4 1 (0.23%) DNS
4 1 (0.23%) Firewall
4 1 (0.23%) FTP
4 1 (0.23%) Intranet
4 1 (0.23%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (5.92%) Tableau
2 19 (4.33%) Power BI
3 13 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (2.73%) BigQuery
5 10 (2.28%) Data Lake
5 10 (2.28%) Mixpanel
5 10 (2.28%) Neo4j
6 9 (2.05%) Hadoop
6 9 (2.05%) Metadata
7 7 (1.59%) Big Data
8 6 (1.37%) QlikView
9 4 (0.91%) SAP HANA
10 3 (0.68%) Jackrabbit
11 2 (0.46%) Looker
11 2 (0.46%) MySQL
11 2 (0.46%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.46%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.46%) SQL Server
12 1 (0.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.23%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 54 (12.30%) Axure RP
2 34 (7.74%) JIRA
3 21 (4.78%) Git (software)
4 20 (4.56%) Jenkins
5 11 (2.51%) webpack
6 9 (2.05%) GitLab
7 8 (1.82%) Maven
8 7 (1.59%) TeamCity
9 6 (1.37%) Grunt
9 6 (1.37%) Mocha
10 5 (1.14%) SonarQube
11 4 (0.91%) Bitbucket
11 4 (0.91%) Cucumber
11 4 (0.91%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.91%) Selenium
12 3 (0.68%) Cypress.io
12 3 (0.68%) Gradle
12 3 (0.68%) Hudson
13 2 (0.46%) gulp
13 2 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 131 (29.84%) Social Skills
2 91 (20.73%) Finance
3 78 (17.77%) Retail
4 66 (15.03%) Marketing
5 54 (12.30%) Analytical Skills
6 42 (9.57%) Presentation Skills
7 26 (5.92%) Telecoms
8 23 (5.24%) Banking
9 16 (3.64%) Organisational Skills
10 15 (3.42%) Games
11 12 (2.73%) Publishing
12 11 (2.51%) Digital Economy
13 10 (2.28%) Influencing Skills
14 9 (2.05%) Back Office
15 8 (1.82%) Front Office
15 8 (1.82%) German Language
15 8 (1.82%) Retail Banking
16 6 (1.37%) Advertising
16 6 (1.37%) Public Sector
17 5 (1.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 172 (39.18%) Designer
2 88 (20.05%) UX Designer
3 56 (12.76%) Developer
4 55 (12.53%) Analyst
4 55 (12.53%) UI Designer
5 41 (9.34%) Architect
5 41 (9.34%) Senior Designer
6 33 (7.52%) UI/UX Designer
7 22 (5.01%) Senior UX Designer
8 17 (3.87%) Digital Analyst
9 16 (3.64%) Business Analyst
10 15 (3.42%) Senior Analyst
10 15 (3.42%) Solutions Architect
11 14 (3.19%) Visual Designer
12 13 (2.96%) Consultant
12 13 (2.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 12 (2.73%) Digital Architect
13 12 (2.73%) Support Engineer
14 11 (2.51%) Data Engineer
14 11 (2.51%) Digital Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (13.21%) HTML
2 47 (10.71%) CSS
3 35 (7.97%) React
4 20 (4.56%) HTML5
5 19 (4.33%) Node.js
6 16 (3.64%) RESTful
7 12 (2.73%) Jest
7 12 (2.73%) Redux
8 10 (2.28%) AngularJS
8 10 (2.28%) jQuery
8 10 (2.28%) Material Design
8 10 (2.28%) XML
9 9 (2.05%) CSS3
9 9 (2.05%) JSON
9 9 (2.05%) Vue.js
10 7 (1.59%) .NET
10 7 (1.59%) OSGi
10 7 (1.59%) REST
10 7 (1.59%) Sass
10 7 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 156 (35.54%) User Experience
2 43 (9.79%) Mobile App
3 21 (4.78%) Graphic Design
4 16 (3.64%) Animation
4 16 (3.64%) Social Media
5 12 (2.73%) Renewable Energy
6 10 (2.28%) Digital Media
6 10 (2.28%) Learning Management System
6 10 (2.28%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (2.05%) e-Learning
7 9 (2.05%) SCORM
7 9 (2.05%) Video Editing
7 9 (2.05%) Virtual Team
8 8 (1.82%) Hedge funds
9 7 (1.59%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.59%) Motion Graphics
10 6 (1.37%) Blackberry
11 5 (1.14%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.14%) Cloud Native
11 5 (1.14%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 31 (7.06%) Android
2 27 (6.15%) Apple iOS
3 18 (4.10%) Windows
4 7 (1.59%) Windows 10
5 5 (1.14%) Linux
5 5 (1.14%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.68%) Unix
6 3 (0.68%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.68%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.46%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (34.85%) Agile
2 126 (28.70%) UX Design
3 102 (23.23%) Analytics
4 89 (20.27%) Wireframes
5 64 (14.58%) Prototyping
6 62 (14.12%) E-Commerce
7 56 (12.76%) Problem-Solving
8 51 (11.62%) User Research
9 44 (10.02%) Scrum
10 38 (8.66%) Interaction Design
11 36 (8.20%) Project Management
12 34 (7.74%) Visualisation
13 33 (7.52%) CRM
13 33 (7.52%) Design Thinking
14 32 (7.29%) Usability Testing
14 32 (7.29%) User Stories
14 32 (7.29%) UX Research
15 31 (7.06%) Time Management
15 31 (7.06%) Workshop Facilitation
16 28 (6.38%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 61 (13.90%) JavaScript
2 36 (8.20%) Java
3 31 (7.06%) SQL
4 25 (5.69%) TypeScript
5 23 (5.24%) Python
6 12 (2.73%) C#
7 8 (1.82%) ES6
7 8 (1.82%) PowerShell
8 6 (1.37%) PHP
9 5 (1.14%) Bash
9 5 (1.14%) Groovy
9 5 (1.14%) SPARQL
10 4 (0.91%) ABAP
10 4 (0.91%) C
11 3 (0.68%) Ruby
12 2 (0.46%) Go
12 2 (0.46%) Kotlin
12 2 (0.46%) R
13 1 (0.23%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 46 (10.48%) Degree
2 9 (2.05%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (1.59%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.68%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.46%) CSPO
6 2 (0.46%) RIBA
7 1 (0.23%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.23%) CCSK
7 1 (0.23%) CISM
7 1 (0.23%) CISSP
7 1 (0.23%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.23%) PMP
7 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (13.90%) Accessibility
2 26 (5.92%) WCAG
3 17 (3.87%) QA
4 12 (2.73%) GDPR
5 11 (2.51%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.46%) NIST
6 2 (0.46%) NIST 800
6 2 (0.46%) SLA
7 1 (0.23%) WAI
System Software
1 7 (1.59%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.68%) Docker
3 1 (0.23%) zsh
Systems Management
1 5 (1.14%) HP Fortify
1 5 (1.14%) Terraform
2 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (0.68%) Opsgenie
3 2 (0.46%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.23%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (0.23%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 60 (13.67%) Google
2 53 (12.07%) SAP
3 48 (10.93%) Salesforce.com
4 45 (10.25%) Microsoft
5 16 (3.64%) hybris
6 8 (1.82%) Avid
6 8 (1.82%) Oracle
7 7 (1.59%) Tealium
8 5 (1.14%) Alteryx
8 5 (1.14%) AppDynamics
8 5 (1.14%) Apple
8 5 (1.14%) Cadence
8 5 (1.14%) Citrix
8 5 (1.14%) Facebook
8 5 (1.14%) Informatica
8 5 (1.14%) ServiceNow
9 4 (0.91%) Dell
9 4 (0.91%) iManage
9 4 (0.91%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.68%) Dynatrace