Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 73 93
Rank change year-on-year -1 +20 +7
Contract jobs citing Adobe 16 25 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.28% 1.70% 1.03%
As % of the Vendors category 2.45% 3.27% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 36
Reading median daily rate £299 £325 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.15% -50.00% +207.69%
10th Percentile £178 £168 £288
90th Percentile £411 £440 £700
Berkshire median daily rate £338 £325 £525
% change year-on-year +3.85% -38.10% +68.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.45% - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year -45.45% - -

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 Reading.

All Vendors
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 654 765 1009
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 52.19% 52.04% 52.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 374 549
Reading median daily rate £425 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £275 £191 £231
90th Percentile £576 £575 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 58 79
Reading median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.90% -32.71% +23.14%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £45.93 £46.80 £47.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year +16.00% -42.00% +23.14%

Adobe
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Adobe as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe in Reading

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe in Reading

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe in Reading over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Adobe in Reading

Adobe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe in Reading

Adobe
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe in Reading over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Adobe in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 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 Reading region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 10 (62.50%) Photoshop
2 9 (56.25%) HTML
2 9 (56.25%) User Experience
3 7 (43.75%) Wireframes
3 7 (43.75%) Marketing
4 6 (37.50%) Oracle
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) Content Management
4 6 (37.50%) CSS
4 6 (37.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (31.25%) Prototyping
5 5 (31.25%) Publishing
5 5 (31.25%) Axure RP
6 4 (25.00%) JIRA
6 4 (25.00%) Analytics
6 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (25.00%) CMS
6 4 (25.00%) CRM
6 4 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (18.75%) InDesign
7 3 (18.75%) W3C
7 3 (18.75%) Quality Management
7 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
7 3 (18.75%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (18.75%) Degree
7 3 (18.75%) Google
7 3 (18.75%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (18.75%) WebCenter
7 3 (18.75%) Computer Science

Adobe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 4 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Photoshop
2 6 (37.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (18.75%) InDesign
4 3 (18.75%) InVision
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Adobe Analytics
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Axure RP
2 4 (25.00%) JIRA
3 3 (18.75%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 1 (6.25%) Grunt
4 1 (6.25%) gulp
General
1 7 (43.75%) Marketing
2 5 (31.25%) Publishing
3 3 (18.75%) German Language
3 3 (18.75%) Italian Language
3 3 (18.75%) Japanese Language
3 3 (18.75%) Korean Language
3 3 (18.75%) Russian Language
3 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Designer
2 5 (31.25%) UX Designer
3 4 (25.00%) Web Producer
4 1 (6.25%) Content Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Email Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Graphic Designer
4 1 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (6.25%) HTML Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Product Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Product Marketing Manager
4 1 (6.25%) UI Designer
4 1 (6.25%) UI Developer
4 1 (6.25%) UI/UX Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Applications Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) HTML
2 6 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (18.75%) WebCenter
4 1 (6.25%) CSS3
4 1 (6.25%) HTML5
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) User Experience
2 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 3 (18.75%) Social Media
3 3 (18.75%) W3C
4 1 (6.25%) Animation
4 1 (6.25%) Graphic Design
4 1 (6.25%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Wireframes
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Content Management
3 5 (31.25%) Prototyping
4 4 (25.00%) Analytics
4 4 (25.00%) CRM
5 3 (18.75%) Quality Management
5 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (12.50%) Infographics
6 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Web Marketing
7 1 (6.25%) A/B Testing
7 1 (6.25%) B2B
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.25%) Product Marketing
7 1 (6.25%) Project Management
7 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
7 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Atlassian
2 3 (18.75%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft