Period
to 20 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 July 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 192 132
Rank change year-on-year +61 -60 +13
Contract jobs citing Adobe 37 26 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.88% 0.47% 1.22%
As % of the Vendors category 2.18% 1.04% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 36
Scotland median daily rate £345 £363 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.83% +45.00% -38.27%
10th Percentile £240 £217 £180
90th Percentile £543 £466 £416
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £360
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 9
Scotland median hourly rate £15.86 - £16.00
10th Percentile £15.04 - £14.80
90th Percentile £16.68 - £19.05
UK median hourly rate £16.18 £27.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -40.07% +68.75% -3.03%

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 Scotland.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1694 2490 2288
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 40.27% 45.17% 36.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 905 1300 1125
Scotland median daily rate £388 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £210 £225 £200
90th Percentile £525 £499 £488
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 74 84
Scotland median hourly rate £28.75 £37.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.33% +130.77% -9.72%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.30 £10.15
90th Percentile £47.01 £45.55 £48.13
UK median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.86% - +2.94%

Adobe
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Adobe in Scotland

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe in Scotland

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Adobe in Scotland

Adobe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe in Scotland

Adobe
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Glasgow +14 24 £475 +58.33%
Edinburgh +27 7 £423 -0.59% 2
Stirling +11 3 £325 -18.75%
Fife - 1 £138 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
Adobe
UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 24 (64.86%) Photoshop
2 23 (62.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 20 (54.05%) User Experience
4 17 (45.95%) HTML
5 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
5 16 (43.24%) CSS
6 15 (40.54%) Front End Development
7 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (35.14%) WPF
8 13 (35.14%) MVVM
8 13 (35.14%) C#
8 13 (35.14%) .NET
8 13 (35.14%) XAML
8 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
9 11 (29.73%) Finance
9 11 (29.73%) Web Services
10 10 (27.03%) Flash
10 10 (27.03%) AngularJS
11 9 (24.32%) OOP
11 9 (24.32%) OO
11 9 (24.32%) HTML5
11 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Blend
11 9 (24.32%) jQuery
12 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
13 7 (18.92%) CSS3
13 7 (18.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 7 (18.92%) MVC
14 6 (16.22%) Grunt
14 6 (16.22%) TypeScript
15 5 (13.51%) Responsive Web Design

Adobe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 7 (18.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (13.51%) CMS
3 2 (5.41%) GlassFish
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (5.41%) WordPress
4 1 (2.70%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.70%) DNN
4 1 (2.70%) Drupal
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 24 (64.86%) Photoshop
2 23 (62.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (13.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (5.41%) Adobe Captivate
4 2 (5.41%) InDesign
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (2.70%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (2.70%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (2.70%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (2.70%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.70%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.70%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) Bluemix
2 1 (2.70%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) LAN
1 1 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (2.70%) SMS
1 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) MySQL
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Blend
2 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
3 6 (16.22%) Grunt
4 4 (10.81%) Subversion
5 3 (8.11%) gulp
5 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
5 3 (8.11%) webpack
6 2 (5.41%) Ant
6 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
6 2 (5.41%) JIRA
6 2 (5.41%) Maven
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (2.70%) Axure RP
7 1 (2.70%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.70%) Gerrit
7 1 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (29.73%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 29 (78.38%) Developer
2 11 (29.73%) WPF Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (16.22%) UI Developer
5 5 (13.51%) C# Developer
5 5 (13.51%) C# WPF Developer
5 5 (13.51%) HTML Developer
6 4 (10.81%) UI/UX Developer
6 4 (10.81%) UX Developer
7 2 (5.41%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Designer
7 2 (5.41%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.70%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 1 (2.70%) SAP Utilities Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) Splunk Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Windows Server Administrator
8 1 (2.70%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (45.95%) HTML
2 16 (43.24%) CSS
3 13 (35.14%) .NET
3 13 (35.14%) WPF
4 11 (29.73%) Web Services
5 10 (27.03%) AngularJS
5 10 (27.03%) Flash
6 9 (24.32%) HTML5
6 9 (24.32%) jQuery
7 7 (18.92%) CSS3
8 5 (13.51%) Sass
9 4 (10.81%) Ext JS
9 4 (10.81%) JSP
9 4 (10.81%) React
9 4 (10.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (8.11%) LESS
11 2 (5.41%) Apache Felix
11 2 (5.41%) Apache Sling
11 2 (5.41%) Servlets
11 2 (5.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (54.05%) User Experience
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) Algorithms
3 3 (8.11%) Data Structures
3 3 (8.11%) Smartphone
4 2 (5.41%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.70%) Fintech
5 1 (2.70%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Android
3 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Front End Development
2 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (35.14%) MVVM
4 9 (24.32%) OO
4 9 (24.32%) OOP
5 7 (18.92%) MVC
6 5 (13.51%) Content Management
6 5 (13.51%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (10.81%) Mobile First
7 4 (10.81%) TDD
7 4 (10.81%) Web Design
8 3 (8.11%) Rapid Prototyping
8 3 (8.11%) SEO
9 2 (5.41%) Asset Management
9 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
9 2 (5.41%) Performance Testing
9 2 (5.41%) Scrum
9 2 (5.41%) SOA
9 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
9 2 (5.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
2 13 (35.14%) C#
2 13 (35.14%) XAML
3 6 (16.22%) TypeScript
4 5 (13.51%) Java
5 3 (8.11%) SQL
6 2 (5.41%) Groovy
6 2 (5.41%) Jython
6 2 (5.41%) PHP
6 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.70%) Perl
7 1 (2.70%) Python
7 1 (2.70%) Ruby
7 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.70%) BitLocker
1 1 (2.70%) Docker
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Alterian
2 3 (8.11%) Perforce
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) SAP
4 1 (2.70%) Citrix
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.70%) Splunk
4 1 (2.70%) Twitter
4 1 (2.70%) Xamarin
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