The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 25 June 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 / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 220 133
Rank change year-on-year +44 -87  
Contract jobs citing Adobe 62 57 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.81% 0.65% 1.49%
As % of the Vendors category 1.65% 1.34% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 29 56
Median daily rate £373 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.66% +10.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £150 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £565 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £336 £375 £300
% change year-on-year -10.33% +25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Median hourly rate £18.25 £18.75 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.66% +19.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £11.45 £13.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £47.75 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.25 £21.25 £13.34
% change year-on-year -14.11% +59.35%  

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 the South East.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 3755 4266 4471
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 49.16% 48.42% 47.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2098 2500 2441
Median daily rate £413 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +0.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 215 239
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +2.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £11.00 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.46 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Adobe
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe in the South East

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe in the South East over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Adobe in the South East

Adobe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe in the South East

Adobe
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +16 18 £363 -34.09% 9
Berkshire +10 17 £359 +8.30% 2
West Sussex +27 9 £488 - 1
Hampshire 0 7 £413 -2.94% 5
Oxfordshire -7 4 £251 +67.33% 3
Buckinghamshire -14 3 £260 - 3
Kent +1 2 £400 +90.47%
Middlesex +10 1 £350 -44.00%
East Sussex - 1 - - 2
Adobe
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 58 (36.94%) HTML
2 57 (36.31%) Marketing
3 48 (30.57%) Analytics
4 43 (27.39%) CSS
5 42 (26.75%) JavaScript
6 40 (25.48%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (21.02%) Photoshop
8 32 (20.38%) User Experience
9 30 (19.11%) Google
10 29 (18.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 29 (18.47%) jQuery
11 27 (17.20%) Content Management
12 25 (15.92%) Java
13 23 (14.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 23 (14.65%) SQL
13 23 (14.65%) Oracle
13 23 (14.65%) Windows
13 23 (14.65%) Finance
14 22 (14.01%) Web Analytics
14 22 (14.01%) Microsoft Office
14 22 (14.01%) HTML5
15 20 (12.74%) Degree
16 19 (12.10%) Microsoft
16 19 (12.10%) AngularJS
17 18 (11.46%) Git (software)
18 17 (10.83%) Digital Marketing
18 17 (10.83%) Microsoft Excel
18 17 (10.83%) E-Commerce
18 17 (10.83%) Spring
19 16 (10.19%) REST

Adobe
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 29 (18.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 13 (8.28%) Apache
2 13 (8.28%) CMS
3 9 (5.73%) Confluence
3 9 (5.73%) WebSphere
4 7 (4.46%) JBoss
4 7 (4.46%) nginx
4 7 (4.46%) Tomcat
4 7 (4.46%) WebLogic
5 6 (3.82%) IIS
5 6 (3.82%) SAS
6 5 (3.18%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.91%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.91%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.91%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (1.91%) LiveCycle
8 2 (1.27%) SAP Portal
8 2 (1.27%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 33 (21.02%) Photoshop
2 23 (14.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 22 (14.01%) Microsoft Office
4 17 (10.83%) Microsoft Excel
5 14 (8.92%) Adobe Illustrator
6 12 (7.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 6 (3.82%) MS Visio
8 5 (3.18%) Acrobat
8 5 (3.18%) InVision
8 5 (3.18%) OmniGraffle
9 4 (2.55%) Adobe Captivate
9 4 (2.55%) InDesign
10 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Project
10 2 (1.27%) RoboHelp
11 1 (0.64%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.64%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.64%) Flinto
Business Applications
1 15 (9.55%) Adobe Campaign
2 6 (3.82%) SAP PSCD
3 5 (3.18%) WebTrends
4 3 (1.91%) Staffware
4 3 (1.91%) Unica
5 2 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.27%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.64%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.64%) Infor CRM
6 1 (0.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.55%) Adobe Analytics
2 13 (8.28%) Google Analytics
3 12 (7.64%) Google Tag Manager
4 7 (4.46%) GitHub
5 5 (3.18%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (1.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (1.91%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.91%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (1.91%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.91%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (1.91%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (1.91%) BrowserStack
6 3 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.91%) CloudFront
7 2 (1.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.64%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.64%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.28%) HTTP
2 7 (4.46%) SSL
2 7 (4.46%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.18%) VPN
4 4 (2.55%) Network Security
5 3 (1.91%) Internet
5 3 (1.91%) LDAP
5 3 (1.91%) VoIP
6 2 (1.27%) LAN
6 2 (1.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.37%) MongoDB
2 8 (5.10%) NoSQL
3 6 (3.82%) Big Data
4 5 (3.18%) MySQL
4 5 (3.18%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (1.91%) DB2
5 3 (1.91%) MS Access
5 3 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.91%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.27%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.27%) Power BI
6 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (11.46%) Git (software)
2 14 (8.92%) Jenkins
3 13 (8.28%) JIRA
4 11 (7.01%) Dreamweaver
4 11 (7.01%) Eclipse
4 11 (7.01%) IntelliJ
4 11 (7.01%) JUnit
5 8 (5.10%) Selenium
6 7 (4.46%) Ant
6 7 (4.46%) Cucumber
6 7 (4.46%) Gatling
6 7 (4.46%) Grunt
6 7 (4.46%) gulp
6 7 (4.46%) Karma Test Runner
6 7 (4.46%) SonarQube
6 7 (4.46%) Sublime Text
7 4 (2.55%) Axure RP
7 4 (2.55%) Checkstyle
7 4 (2.55%) Gradle
7 4 (2.55%) Maven
General
1 57 (36.31%) Marketing
2 23 (14.65%) Finance
3 12 (7.64%) Publishing
4 9 (5.73%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.82%) Banking
6 5 (3.18%) Retail
7 3 (1.91%) Electronics
7 3 (1.91%) German Language
7 3 (1.91%) Italian Language
7 3 (1.91%) Japanese Language
7 3 (1.91%) Korean Language
7 3 (1.91%) Russian Language
7 3 (1.91%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.27%) Legal
8 2 (1.27%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.64%) Advertising
9 1 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 48 (30.57%) Developer
2 24 (15.29%) Designer
3 15 (9.55%) Analyst
4 11 (7.01%) Analytics Manager
4 11 (7.01%) Web Engineer
4 11 (7.01%) Web Manager
5 10 (6.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 9 (5.73%) Java Developer
7 8 (5.10%) JavaScript Engineer
7 8 (5.10%) Marketing Manager
7 8 (5.10%) Web Analytics Manager
8 7 (4.46%) Architect
8 7 (4.46%) Scala Developer
8 7 (4.46%) Visual Designer
8 7 (4.46%) Web Analyst
9 6 (3.82%) UI Designer
9 6 (3.82%) Web Developer
10 5 (3.18%) Product Owner
10 5 (3.18%) UX Designer
10 5 (3.18%) UX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (36.94%) HTML
2 43 (27.39%) CSS
3 29 (18.47%) jQuery
4 22 (14.01%) HTML5
5 19 (12.10%) AngularJS
6 17 (10.83%) Spring
7 16 (10.19%) REST
8 12 (7.64%) CSS3
9 10 (6.37%) Regular Expression
10 9 (5.73%) JSON
10 9 (5.73%) React
10 9 (5.73%) WebCenter
11 8 (5.10%) Node.js
11 8 (5.10%) XML
12 7 (4.46%) EJB
12 7 (4.46%) Gherkin
12 7 (4.46%) J2EE
12 7 (4.46%) Play Framework
12 7 (4.46%) Servlets
12 7 (4.46%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (20.38%) User Experience
2 16 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.01%) Mobile App
4 9 (5.73%) Computer Science
4 9 (5.73%) Digital Media
5 8 (5.10%) W3C
6 7 (4.46%) Management Information System
7 6 (3.82%) Graphic Design
8 3 (1.91%) Animation
8 3 (1.91%) CCTV
8 3 (1.91%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.91%) e-Learning
8 3 (1.91%) Handset
8 3 (1.91%) iPad
9 2 (1.27%) EPoS
9 2 (1.27%) iPhone
9 2 (1.27%) Photography
9 2 (1.27%) Replication
9 2 (1.27%) SCORM
9 2 (1.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.65%) Windows
2 15 (9.55%) Linux
3 12 (7.64%) Android
4 11 (7.01%) Unix
5 10 (6.37%) Apple iOS
6 7 (4.46%) Ubuntu
6 7 (4.46%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.55%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.91%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.91%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (30.57%) Analytics
2 40 (25.48%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (17.20%) Content Management
4 22 (14.01%) Web Analytics
5 17 (10.83%) Digital Marketing
5 17 (10.83%) E-Commerce
6 16 (10.19%) Front End Development
7 15 (9.55%) Web Development
8 14 (8.92%) CRM
8 14 (8.92%) Scrum
9 12 (7.64%) MVC
9 12 (7.64%) Project Management
9 12 (7.64%) Wireframes
10 11 (7.01%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (7.01%) DevOps
10 11 (7.01%) Microservices
11 9 (5.73%) Configuration Management
11 9 (5.73%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (5.10%) B2B
12 8 (5.10%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 42 (26.75%) JavaScript
2 25 (15.92%) Java
3 23 (14.65%) SQL
4 10 (6.37%) Python
5 7 (4.46%) C#
5 7 (4.46%) Groovy
5 7 (4.46%) Haskell
5 7 (4.46%) Perl
5 7 (4.46%) Ruby
5 7 (4.46%) Scala
6 3 (1.91%) C++
6 3 (1.91%) VB
7 2 (1.27%) ABAP
7 2 (1.27%) ES6
7 2 (1.27%) PHP
7 2 (1.27%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.27%) VBScript
8 1 (0.64%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 20 (12.74%) Degree
2 7 (4.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.91%) APMG
3 3 (1.91%) MCSE
3 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.27%) MCTS
4 2 (1.27%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.27%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.64%) APMP
5 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.82%) QA
2 2 (1.27%) SLA
3 1 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.64%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (6.37%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (4.46%) Grafana
1 7 (4.46%) Kibana
1 7 (4.46%) Puppet
2 3 (1.91%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (1.27%) TeamSite
4 1 (0.64%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 30 (19.11%) Google
2 23 (14.65%) Oracle
3 19 (12.10%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.73%) webMethods
5 8 (5.10%) IBM
5 8 (5.10%) SAP
6 4 (2.55%) Omniture
6 4 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.55%) Teradata
7 3 (1.91%) Cognos
7 3 (1.91%) ILOG
7 3 (1.91%) Sophos
7 3 (1.91%) Tableau
8 2 (1.27%) comScore
8 2 (1.27%) Facebook
8 2 (1.27%) Lotus
8 2 (1.27%) Marketo
8 2 (1.27%) McAfee
8 2 (1.27%) Tealeaf
8 2 (1.27%) Twitter
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