Period
to 24 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Adobe Experience Manager skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Adobe Experience Manager over the 6 months to 24 January 2022 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 Experience Manager (AEM) formerly Adobe CQ, Communiqué CQ5, Day CQ
UK
6 months to
24 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 670 561 595
Rank change year-on-year -109 +34 +20
Contract jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager 158 48 163
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.12% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.47% 0.80% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 32 98
10th Percentile £425 £352 £313
25th Percentile £474 £409 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £513
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.44% +6.77%
75th Percentile £644 £550 £600
90th Percentile £768 £586 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £498 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +13.07% +3.53% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £59.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £59.00 -

Adobe Experience Manager is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 10,754 6,005 10,374
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.36% 14.51% 14.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,395 4,089 6,901
10th Percentile £313 £275 £250
25th Percentile £413 £363 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £523 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year +10.11% +5.56% -5.26%
75th Percentile £625 £565 £550
90th Percentile £700 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £454 £428 £425
% change year-on-year +5.96% +0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 172 231
10th Percentile £14.25 £14.05 £11.00
25th Percentile £16.34 £18.83 £14.16
Median hourly rate £24.18 £27.23 £19.50
Median % change year-on-year -11.20% +39.64% +5.41%
75th Percentile £51.00 £57.17 £36.35
90th Percentile £65.50 £64.50 £51.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -20.83% +33.33% +2.86%

Adobe Experience Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Adobe Experience Manager as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe Experience Manager in the UK

Adobe Experience Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager.

Daily rate trend for Adobe Experience Manager in the UK

Adobe Experience Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager over the 6 months to 24 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Adobe Experience Manager in the UK

Adobe Experience Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager.

Hourly rate trend for Adobe Experience Manager in the UK

Adobe Experience Manager
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 24 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England -163 112 £550 +4.76% 11
London -120 90 £550 +4.76% 10
Work from Home -94 67 £600 +14.29% 1
UK excluding London -111 23 £498 +13.07% 4
South East -59 8 £444 +10.94% 1
Scotland -46 7 £500 +25.00% 2
Midlands -62 4 £450 -
East Midlands -31 2 £450 -
East of England -49 2 £500 +2.04%
West Midlands -55 2 £450 -
South West - 2 £423 -

For the 6 months to 24 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager 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 Experience Manager.

1 154 (97.47%) Adobe
2 84 (53.16%) JavaScript
3 69 (43.67%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (42.41%) Analytics
5 66 (41.77%) CSS
5 66 (41.77%) CMS
6 51 (32.28%) Content Management
7 47 (29.75%) Java
8 44 (27.85%) React
9 43 (27.22%) HTML
10 41 (25.95%) Marketing
10 41 (25.95%) User Experience
11 39 (24.68%) Social Skills
12 35 (22.15%) Scrum
13 33 (20.89%) Finance
13 33 (20.89%) Personalization
14 30 (18.99%) E-Commerce
15 27 (17.09%) Google
15 27 (17.09%) Google Analytics
16 26 (16.46%) SDLC
17 25 (15.82%) Power BI
17 25 (15.82%) Java 8
17 25 (15.82%) Power Platform
18 24 (15.19%) XML
19 23 (14.56%) DevOps
20 22 (13.92%) Adobe Analytics
20 22 (13.92%) Web Services
20 22 (13.92%) Digital Marketing
21 21 (13.29%) Git (software)
21 21 (13.29%) Problem-Solving

Adobe Experience Manager
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 66 (41.77%) CMS
2 13 (8.23%) Apache
3 10 (6.33%) Anypoint
4 7 (4.43%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.80%) Alfresco
5 6 (3.80%) Confluence
6 5 (3.16%) Documentum
7 4 (2.53%) FileNet
7 4 (2.53%) Headless CMS
7 4 (2.53%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.90%) Drupal
8 3 (1.90%) IIS
8 3 (1.90%) Umbraco
9 2 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.27%) Magnolia
9 2 (1.27%) OnBase
9 2 (1.27%) WordPress
10 1 (0.63%) Apache Airflow
10 1 (0.63%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.27%) Chatbot
3 2 (1.27%) Sketch
4 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (8.23%) Adobe Campaign
2 9 (5.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.53%) Magento
4 3 (1.90%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (1.27%) Documaker
5 2 (1.27%) Exstream
6 1 (0.63%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.63%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.63%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.63%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.63%) Shopify
6 1 (0.63%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 27 (17.09%) Google Analytics
2 25 (15.82%) Power Platform
3 22 (13.92%) Adobe Analytics
4 20 (12.66%) GitHub
5 19 (12.03%) Azure
6 10 (6.33%) Dynamics 365
6 10 (6.33%) Power Automate
6 10 (6.33%) PowerApps
7 9 (5.70%) Azure Data Factory
7 9 (5.70%) Azure Logic Apps
7 9 (5.70%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 7 (4.43%) AWS
8 7 (4.43%) GitHub Actions
9 3 (1.90%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 3 (1.90%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (1.90%) npm
9 3 (1.90%) SaaS
10 2 (1.27%) Amplience
10 2 (1.27%) Twilio
10 2 (1.27%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.96%) HTTP
2 1 (0.63%) BIG-IP
2 1 (0.63%) Firewall
2 1 (0.63%) Internet
2 1 (0.63%) Intranet
2 1 (0.63%) NetScaler
2 1 (0.63%) SMS
2 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.82%) Power BI
2 9 (5.70%) Data Lake
2 9 (5.70%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.27%) Big Data
3 2 (1.27%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.27%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.27%) Redis
3 2 (1.27%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.63%) Amazon Athena
4 1 (0.63%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (0.63%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.63%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.63%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 21 (13.29%) Git (software)
2 17 (10.76%) JUnit
3 14 (8.86%) Mockito
4 11 (6.96%) Jenkins
5 8 (5.06%) JIRA
5 8 (5.06%) Maven
6 7 (4.43%) Storybook
7 6 (3.80%) webpack
8 4 (2.53%) Grunt
9 3 (1.90%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.90%) Cypress.io
9 3 (1.90%) Gradle
9 3 (1.90%) Selenium
10 2 (1.27%) Babel
10 2 (1.27%) ESLint
10 2 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (1.27%) PostCSS
10 2 (1.27%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.63%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.63%) SonarQube
General
1 41 (25.95%) Marketing
2 39 (24.68%) Social Skills
3 33 (20.89%) Finance
4 14 (8.86%) Publishing
5 13 (8.23%) Presentation Skills
6 11 (6.96%) Retail
7 5 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.16%) Documentation Skills
7 5 (3.16%) Telecoms
8 4 (2.53%) Organisational Skills
9 3 (1.90%) Automotive
9 3 (1.90%) Legal
9 3 (1.90%) Multimedia
10 2 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.63%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 42 (26.58%) Developer
2 27 (17.09%) Architect
3 22 (13.92%) Analyst
4 18 (11.39%) Digital Analyst
5 15 (9.49%) Product Analyst
6 11 (6.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 10 (6.33%) Consultant
8 9 (5.70%) Senior Manager
8 9 (5.70%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (5.70%) Web Manager
9 7 (4.43%) Business Analyst
9 7 (4.43%) Web Developer
10 6 (3.80%) Backend Developer
10 6 (3.80%) React Developer
11 5 (3.16%) Designer
11 5 (3.16%) Enterprise Architect
11 5 (3.16%) Product Owner
11 5 (3.16%) Senior Developer
12 4 (2.53%) Development Manager
12 4 (2.53%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (41.77%) CSS
2 44 (27.85%) React
3 43 (27.22%) HTML
4 24 (15.19%) XML
5 22 (13.92%) Web Services
6 20 (12.66%) jQuery
6 20 (12.66%) OSGi
7 19 (12.03%) CSS3
8 15 (9.49%) JSR 170
9 14 (8.86%) Preactjs
10 11 (6.96%) Servlets
11 9 (5.70%) HTML5
12 8 (5.06%) Sass
13 6 (3.80%) AngularJS
13 6 (3.80%) Apache Sling
13 6 (3.80%) LDAP
13 6 (3.80%) RESTful
13 6 (3.80%) Vue.js
14 5 (3.16%) SAML
14 5 (3.16%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 41 (25.95%) User Experience
2 17 (10.76%) Mobile App
3 15 (9.49%) Social Media
4 12 (7.59%) Client/Server
5 9 (5.70%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.90%) Cloud Native
6 3 (1.90%) FMCG
7 2 (1.27%) Animation
7 2 (1.27%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.63%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.63%) DataPower
8 1 (0.63%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.63%) Marketing Technology
8 1 (0.63%) PKI
8 1 (0.63%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.80%) Unix
2 4 (2.53%) Linux
3 3 (1.90%) VMS
4 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.63%) Windows
4 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (43.67%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (42.41%) Analytics
3 51 (32.28%) Content Management
4 35 (22.15%) Scrum
5 33 (20.89%) Personalization
6 30 (18.99%) E-Commerce
7 26 (16.46%) SDLC
8 23 (14.56%) DevOps
9 22 (13.92%) Digital Marketing
10 21 (13.29%) Problem-Solving
11 20 (12.66%) Project Management
12 18 (11.39%) CRM
12 18 (11.39%) Unit Testing
13 17 (10.76%) SEO
14 16 (10.13%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (8.86%) Data Analysis
15 14 (8.86%) Digital Transformation Programme
15 14 (8.86%) Risk Management
15 14 (8.86%) Web Development
16 13 (8.23%) Sprint Planning
Programming Languages
1 84 (53.16%) JavaScript
2 47 (29.75%) Java
3 25 (15.82%) Java 8
4 14 (8.86%) Java 11
5 6 (3.80%) SQL
6 4 (2.53%) ES6
7 3 (1.90%) C#
7 3 (1.90%) Groovy
7 3 (1.90%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.90%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.27%) Python
8 2 (1.27%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.27%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.63%) Bash
9 1 (0.63%) ES7
9 1 (0.63%) Perl
9 1 (0.63%) PHP
9 1 (0.63%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (3.16%) Degree
2 3 (1.90%) TOGAF Certification
3 2 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.63%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.76%) Accessibility
2 11 (6.96%) QA
3 3 (1.90%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.27%) COBIT
4 2 (1.27%) SLA
5 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.63%) PMO
5 1 (0.63%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (5.70%) Docker
2 6 (3.80%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.27%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.63%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.63%) Puppet
2 1 (0.63%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 154 (97.47%) Adobe
2 27 (17.09%) Google
3 14 (8.86%) Microsoft
4 11 (6.96%) MuleSoft
5 8 (5.06%) Oracle
6 7 (4.43%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (3.16%) IBM
7 5 (3.16%) OpenText
8 3 (1.90%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.90%) hybris
9 2 (1.27%) AppDynamics
9 2 (1.27%) Hyland
9 2 (1.27%) Intalio
9 2 (1.27%) Laserfiche
9 2 (1.27%) Netlify
9 2 (1.27%) Nintex
9 2 (1.27%) SAP
10 1 (0.63%) Citrix
10 1 (0.63%) Dell
10 1 (0.63%) Red Hat