The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 3 months to 28 March 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 60 69
Rank change year-on-year -11 +9  
Contract jobs citing Adobe 5 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.67% 1.07% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 1.35% 2.47% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 2
Median daily rate £220 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -15.38%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £303 £319
% change year-on-year +15.51% -4.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £30.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -46.06% +87.50%  

Adobe is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 370 324 402
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 49.66% 43.26% 47.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 181 170
Median daily rate £425 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 10
Median hourly rate £10.80 £19.38 £16.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.25% +20.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.55 £10.27 £9.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Adobe
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing Adobe as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe in Milton Keynes

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe in Milton Keynes

Adobe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) SAS
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (30.00%) Service Management
4 3 (30.00%) Change Management
4 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (30.00%) ITSM
4 3 (30.00%) Staffware
4 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (30.00%) ILOG
4 3 (30.00%) zOS
4 3 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) DB2
4 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) IIS
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) Unix
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) UML
4 3 (30.00%) LDAP
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development

Adobe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 5 (50.00%) SAS
2 3 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (30.00%) Confluence
2 3 (30.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (30.00%) IIS
2 3 (30.00%) LiveCycle
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (10.00%) Kentico
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe Captivate
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Adobe Analytics
1 3 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (20.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) DB2
1 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
1 3 (30.00%) SonarQube
1 3 (30.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Finance Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Finance Project Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Financial Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Process Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Project Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Analytics Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Designer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Web Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Analytics Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (10.00%) Instructional Designer
3 1 (10.00%) UI Designer
3 1 (10.00%) UX Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Web Analytics Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Website Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) CSS
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (30.00%) User Experience
2 2 (20.00%) e-Learning
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (10.00%) Learning Management System
3 1 (10.00%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) zOS
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Project Management
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) Analytics
1 3 (30.00%) BPMN
1 3 (30.00%) Change Management
1 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
1 3 (30.00%) ITSM
1 3 (30.00%) Kanban
1 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
1 3 (30.00%) Scrum
1 3 (30.00%) Service Management
1 3 (30.00%) UML
2 2 (20.00%) A/B Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
2 2 (20.00%) Personalization
2 2 (20.00%) Web Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) APMG
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) ILOG
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Google
2 2 (20.00%) Omniture
2 2 (20.00%) Optimizely
2 2 (20.00%) Tableau
3 1 (10.00%) comScore
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft