Period
to 20 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Adobe Creative Cloud skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Adobe Creative Cloud over the 6 months to 20 May 2018 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.

Adobe Creative Cloud (Adobe CC)
UK
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 773 778 830
Rank change year-on-year +5 +52 -10
Contract jobs citing Adobe Creative Cloud 108 51 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.056% 0.045%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.54% 0.43% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 30 41
UK median daily rate £425 £378 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.58% +25.83% +26.32%
10th Percentile £205 £129 £175
90th Percentile £575 £457 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £400 £300
% change year-on-year -0.63% +33.33% +57.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
UK median hourly rate £12.50 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 - -

Adobe Creative Cloud is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 20,044 11,980 9,158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.90% 13.19% 8.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,648 8,302 6,333
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.50% +0.06% +8.48%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £290
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 286 164 148
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -16.28% -4.44%
10th Percentile £11.92 £10.50 £12.20
90th Percentile £56.25 £57.16 £55.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year -5.71% +1.45% -23.33%

Adobe Creative Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Adobe Creative Cloud as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe Creative Cloud in the UK

Adobe Creative Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe Creative Cloud in the UK

Adobe Creative Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe Creative Cloud over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Adobe Creative Cloud in the UK

Adobe Creative Cloud
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe Creative Cloud in the UK

Adobe Creative Cloud
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe Creative Cloud within the UK over the 6 months to 20 May 2018. 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
England -8 99 £425 +11.84% 45
London -14 65 £435 +19.18% 18
UK excluding London -1 43 £398 -0.63% 29
South East -2 19 £425 +15.25% 8
Scotland -27 8 £405 +194.55% 2
East Midlands - 7 £386 - 8
Midlands - 7 £386 - 9
North of England -5 4 £350 -19.54% 9
East of England -1 3 £425 +132.88% 1
North West -15 2 £350 -19.54% 4
South West 0 1 £350 -12.50%
Yorkshire -9 1 - - 4
North East - 1 £550 - 1
Wales - 1 £363 -

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe Creative Cloud 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 with a requirement for Adobe Creative Cloud.

1 105 (97.22%) Adobe
2 75 (69.44%) User Experience
3 51 (47.22%) Wireframes
4 46 (42.59%) HTML
5 43 (39.81%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (39.81%) InVision
6 41 (37.96%) Prototyping
7 40 (37.04%) CSS
8 38 (35.19%) Finance
9 25 (23.15%) Photoshop
10 22 (20.37%) JavaScript
11 21 (19.44%) Axure RP
12 20 (18.52%) Mobile App
12 20 (18.52%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
12 20 (18.52%) CMS
13 17 (15.74%) Rapid Prototyping
13 17 (15.74%) Problem-Solving
14 16 (14.81%) Information Architecture
14 16 (14.81%) Responsive Web Design
14 16 (14.81%) Adobe Illustrator
15 14 (12.96%) Usability Testing
15 14 (12.96%) Marketing
16 13 (12.04%) Stakeholder Management
17 12 (11.11%) Scrum
17 12 (11.11%) Degree
18 11 (10.19%) Graphic Design
18 11 (10.19%) Banking
18 11 (10.19%) Microsoft Office
18 11 (10.19%) Android
19 10 (9.26%) HTML5

Adobe Creative Cloud
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 20 (18.52%) CMS
2 4 (3.70%) WordPress
3 3 (2.78%) EPiServer
3 3 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.93%) Marvel
4 1 (0.93%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 43 (39.81%) InVision
2 25 (23.15%) Photoshop
3 16 (14.81%) Adobe Illustrator
4 11 (10.19%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (5.56%) Adobe After Effects
5 6 (5.56%) InDesign
5 6 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.85%) NUKE
6 2 (1.85%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (1.85%) UserZoom
7 1 (0.93%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.93%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.93%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (0.93%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.70%) Office 365
2 3 (2.78%) GitHub
2 3 (2.78%) SaaS
3 2 (1.85%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.93%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.56%) Intranet
2 2 (1.85%) VLAN
3 1 (0.93%) DHCP
3 1 (0.93%) DNS
3 1 (0.93%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.93%) Skype
3 1 (0.93%) VoIP
3 1 (0.93%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.93%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 21 (19.44%) Axure RP
2 9 (8.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 9 (8.33%) JIRA
3 3 (2.78%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.85%) Android Studio
4 2 (1.85%) Grunt
4 2 (1.85%) gulp
4 2 (1.85%) MSI
4 2 (1.85%) webpack
5 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (35.19%) Finance
2 14 (12.96%) Marketing
3 11 (10.19%) Banking
4 6 (5.56%) Retail
5 5 (4.63%) Advertising
5 5 (4.63%) Legal
6 3 (2.78%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.85%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.93%) Electronics
8 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (55.56%) Designer
2 28 (25.93%) UX Designer
3 17 (15.74%) UI Designer
4 11 (10.19%) Digital Designer
5 9 (8.33%) Architect
5 9 (8.33%) UI/UX Designer
5 9 (8.33%) User Experience Architect
6 8 (7.41%) Developer
7 7 (6.48%) Consultant
7 7 (6.48%) Mobile Designer
7 7 (6.48%) User Experience Consultant
8 6 (5.56%) Artworker
8 6 (5.56%) Digital Artworker
9 4 (3.70%) Analyst
9 4 (3.70%) Digital UX Designer
9 4 (3.70%) Graphic Designer
10 3 (2.78%) JIRA Architect
10 3 (2.78%) Support Analyst
10 3 (2.78%) Visual Designer
11 2 (1.85%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (42.59%) HTML
2 40 (37.04%) CSS
3 10 (9.26%) HTML5
4 5 (4.63%) Sass
5 4 (3.70%) AngularJS
5 4 (3.70%) Flash
5 4 (3.70%) React
6 3 (2.78%) CSS3
6 3 (2.78%) jQuery
6 3 (2.78%) RESTful
7 2 (1.85%) .NET
7 2 (1.85%) Web Services
8 1 (0.93%) J2ME
8 1 (0.93%) Material Design
8 1 (0.93%) Redux
8 1 (0.93%) REST
8 1 (0.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 75 (69.44%) User Experience
2 20 (18.52%) Mobile App
3 11 (10.19%) Graphic Design
4 9 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.63%) Social Media
7 4 (3.70%) Animation
8 3 (2.78%) Blog
9 2 (1.85%) CMDB
9 2 (1.85%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.85%) Life Science
10 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.93%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.93%) Equities
10 1 (0.93%) Fintech
10 1 (0.93%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.93%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.19%) Android
2 10 (9.26%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.70%) Windows
3 4 (3.70%) Windows 10
4 3 (2.78%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.85%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (47.22%) Wireframes
2 43 (39.81%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (37.96%) Prototyping
4 20 (18.52%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
5 17 (15.74%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (15.74%) Rapid Prototyping
6 16 (14.81%) Information Architecture
6 16 (14.81%) Responsive Web Design
7 14 (12.96%) Usability Testing
8 13 (12.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (11.11%) Scrum
10 10 (9.26%) Web Design
11 9 (8.33%) Analytics
12 8 (7.41%) A/B Testing
12 8 (7.41%) E-Commerce
12 8 (7.41%) Typography
13 7 (6.48%) Collaborative Working
13 7 (6.48%) Creative Problem-Solving
13 7 (6.48%) Customer-Centricity
14 6 (5.56%) Quantitative Research
Programming Languages
1 22 (20.37%) JavaScript
2 5 (4.63%) XAML
3 2 (1.85%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.85%) MATLAB
4 1 (0.93%) ES6
4 1 (0.93%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (11.11%) Degree
2 4 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.70%) GDPR
2 3 (2.78%) QA
3 2 (1.85%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.85%) Jamf Pro
1 2 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.93%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 105 (97.22%) Adobe
2 10 (9.26%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.78%) Apple
3 3 (2.78%) Sitecore
3 3 (2.78%) Volusion
4 2 (1.85%) Altiris
4 2 (1.85%) Autodesk
4 2 (1.85%) Symantec
4 2 (1.85%) Tableau
5 1 (0.93%) Citrix
5 1 (0.93%) DoubleClick
5 1 (0.93%) Google
5 1 (0.93%) SAP
5 1 (0.93%) TOWER Software
5 1 (0.93%) VMware