Period
to 20 November 2018

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 20 November 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 Experience Manager (AEM) formerly Adobe CQ, Communiqué CQ5, Day CQ
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 581 588 478
Rank change year-on-year +7 -110 -9
Contract jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager 332 308 471
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.30% 0.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.90% 1.81% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 179 285
UK median daily rate £475 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +8.33% -1.37%
10th Percentile £308 £313 £341
90th Percentile £624 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £350
% change year-on-year +4.65% +22.86% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 6
UK median hourly rate £100.50 £42.50 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +136.47% -0.58% +6.69%
10th Percentile £29.50 £39.90 £26.25
90th Percentile £100.75 £79.30 £56.87
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year -21.25% +10.34% -9.53%

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 17,504 17,060 19,286
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.82% 16.68% 18.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,367 11,219 12,505
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £274 £263 £250
90th Percentile £625 £607 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 401 430 478
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.83 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £20.00 £20.73
% change year-on-year +8.75% -3.52% +3.65%

Adobe Experience Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Adobe Experience Manager in the UK

Adobe Experience Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe Experience Manager in the UK

Adobe Experience Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Adobe Experience Manager in the UK

Adobe Experience Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe Experience Manager in the UK

Adobe Experience Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Adobe Experience Manager in the UK

Adobe Experience Manager
Top 12 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 20 November 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 +23 328 £475 -2.56% 33
London -12 213 £500 - 19
UK excluding London +11 117 £450 +4.65% 14
South East +23 62 £424 -5.83% 6
North of England -5 31 £375 +13.21% 2
Yorkshire +3 21 £425 +25.93%
North West -6 10 £201 -12.97% 2
East of England -7 9 £500 +35.14% 1
Midlands -2 7 £450 -5.26% 3
West Midlands -13 7 £450 - 3
South West -26 6 £453 -2.09% 2
Scotland -20 2 £575 +76.92%

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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.

1 307 (92.47%) Adobe
2 132 (39.76%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (39.16%) Java
4 104 (31.33%) JavaScript
5 98 (29.52%) HTML
6 82 (24.70%) CMS
7 79 (23.80%) Content Management
7 79 (23.80%) Jenkins
8 77 (23.19%) CSS
9 70 (21.08%) Git (software)
10 69 (20.78%) Maven
11 64 (19.28%) DevOps
12 62 (18.67%) Marketing
13 61 (18.37%) Web Services
14 58 (17.47%) E-Commerce
15 54 (16.27%) Analytics
16 53 (15.96%) HTML5
16 53 (15.96%) Amazon AWS
16 53 (15.96%) Scrum
17 51 (15.36%) Microservices
18 50 (15.06%) Finance
19 49 (14.76%) AngularJS
20 48 (14.46%) jQuery
21 47 (14.16%) User Experience
22 42 (12.65%) React
23 41 (12.35%) hybris
23 41 (12.35%) XML
24 38 (11.45%) Continuous Integration
24 38 (11.45%) Spring
24 38 (11.45%) Elasticsearch

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 82 (24.70%) CMS
2 38 (11.45%) Elasticsearch
3 25 (7.53%) Confluence
4 18 (5.42%) LiveCycle
5 16 (4.82%) SharePoint
6 11 (3.31%) Apache Solr
7 9 (2.71%) Alfresco
7 9 (2.71%) FileNet
8 8 (2.41%) Documentum
8 8 (2.41%) WebSphere
9 7 (2.11%) Cloud Foundry
9 7 (2.11%) WordPress
10 6 (1.81%) Drupal
10 6 (1.81%) Liferay
10 6 (1.81%) LiveLink
11 3 (0.90%) OnBase
12 2 (0.60%) EPiServer
12 2 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.30%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (2.11%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.51%) Acrobat
2 5 (1.51%) Adobe After Effects
2 5 (1.51%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (1.51%) InDesign
3 4 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.30%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.71%) SAP Hybris
2 7 (2.11%) Eloqua
3 6 (1.81%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.30%) Magento
4 1 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 53 (15.96%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (11.14%) Amazon EC2
3 36 (10.84%) Amazon S3
4 20 (6.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 20 (6.02%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 20 (6.02%) Amazon SQS
4 20 (6.02%) AWS Lambda
4 20 (6.02%) CloudFront
4 20 (6.02%) Serverless
5 16 (4.82%) Amazon ELB
5 16 (4.82%) GitHub
6 13 (3.92%) Adobe Analytics
7 12 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (3.01%) Google Analytics
9 6 (1.81%) Sauce Labs
10 5 (1.51%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 4 (1.20%) Apigee
12 2 (0.60%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.11%) Internet
2 3 (0.90%) SMS
3 2 (0.60%) Network Security
4 1 (0.30%) DNS
4 1 (0.30%) Firewall
4 1 (0.30%) HTTP
4 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (6.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 19 (5.72%) MongoDB
3 17 (5.12%) MySQL
3 17 (5.12%) Relational Database
4 16 (4.82%) InfluxDB
5 10 (3.01%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.20%) SQL Server
6 4 (1.20%) SQLite
7 3 (0.90%) Big Data
7 3 (0.90%) Jackrabbit
8 1 (0.30%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.30%) ObjectStore
Development Applications
1 79 (23.80%) Jenkins
2 70 (21.08%) Git (software)
3 69 (20.78%) Maven
4 33 (9.94%) JIRA
5 23 (6.93%) Gradle
6 21 (6.33%) Eclipse
7 20 (6.02%) IntelliJ
7 20 (6.02%) Selenium
7 20 (6.02%) Sonatype Nexus
8 19 (5.72%) Ant
9 18 (5.42%) Bitbucket
9 18 (5.42%) JUnit
10 17 (5.12%) SonarQube
11 16 (4.82%) Artifactory
12 14 (4.22%) Subversion
13 12 (3.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 12 (3.61%) Mercurial
14 11 (3.31%) Checkstyle
14 11 (3.31%) Xcode
15 10 (3.01%) SoapUI
General
1 62 (18.67%) Marketing
2 50 (15.06%) Finance
3 21 (6.33%) Banking
4 11 (3.31%) Publishing
5 9 (2.71%) Retail
6 7 (2.11%) Advertising
7 5 (1.51%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.20%) Corporate Banking
8 4 (1.20%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.20%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.60%) Billing
9 2 (0.60%) Legal
10 1 (0.30%) Automotive
10 1 (0.30%) French Language
10 1 (0.30%) Games
10 1 (0.30%) German Language
10 1 (0.30%) Law
10 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.30%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 156 (46.99%) Developer
2 33 (9.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 30 (9.04%) Analyst
3 30 (9.04%) Java Developer
4 25 (7.53%) Business Analyst
5 23 (6.93%) DevOps Engineer
6 18 (5.42%) Digital Business Analyst
7 17 (5.12%) Digital Analyst
8 16 (4.82%) Architect
9 13 (3.92%) JavaScript Developer
9 13 (3.92%) Tester
10 11 (3.31%) AWS DevOps
10 11 (3.31%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 11 (3.31%) AWS Engineer
10 11 (3.31%) Designer
10 11 (3.31%) UI Developer
11 10 (3.01%) Systems Administrator
12 8 (2.41%) Senior Developer
13 7 (2.11%) Software Engineer
13 7 (2.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (29.52%) HTML
2 77 (23.19%) CSS
3 61 (18.37%) Web Services
4 53 (15.96%) HTML5
5 49 (14.76%) AngularJS
6 48 (14.46%) jQuery
7 42 (12.65%) React
8 41 (12.35%) XML
9 38 (11.45%) Spring
10 36 (10.84%) JSR 170
11 35 (10.54%) J2EE
12 29 (8.73%) OSGi
13 28 (8.43%) JSON
13 28 (8.43%) REST
14 27 (8.13%) Spring Boot
15 21 (6.33%) CSS3
15 21 (6.33%) RESTful
15 21 (6.33%) Sass
15 21 (6.33%) SOAP
16 20 (6.02%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 47 (14.16%) User Experience
2 13 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.31%) Social Media
4 10 (3.01%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.41%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (2.11%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.11%) Virtual Team
7 6 (1.81%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.51%) Clustering
8 5 (1.51%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.51%) Replication
9 4 (1.20%) FMCG
9 4 (1.20%) NHS
9 4 (1.20%) Taxonomies
10 2 (0.60%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.60%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.60%) Video on Demand
10 2 (0.60%) Web 2.0
10 2 (0.60%) Wiki
11 1 (0.30%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 23 (6.93%) Unix
2 18 (5.42%) Windows
3 8 (2.41%) Linux
4 7 (2.11%) Solaris
5 5 (1.51%) Mac OS X
6 4 (1.20%) Android
6 4 (1.20%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (39.76%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (23.80%) Content Management
3 64 (19.28%) DevOps
4 58 (17.47%) E-Commerce
5 54 (16.27%) Analytics
6 53 (15.96%) Scrum
7 51 (15.36%) Microservices
8 38 (11.45%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (10.24%) BDD
10 33 (9.94%) User Stories
11 32 (9.64%) Front End Development
12 29 (8.73%) Workflow
13 27 (8.13%) TDD
14 26 (7.83%) Software Engineering
14 26 (7.83%) Unit Testing
15 25 (7.53%) Problem-Solving
16 24 (7.23%) Responsive Web Design
17 23 (6.93%) Test Automation
18 22 (6.63%) MVC
19 21 (6.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 130 (39.16%) Java
2 104 (31.33%) JavaScript
3 24 (7.23%) Python
4 21 (6.33%) Java 8
5 18 (5.42%) SQL
6 16 (4.82%) Perl
6 16 (4.82%) Ruby
7 11 (3.31%) C
8 8 (2.41%) Bash Shell
9 7 (2.11%) ES6
10 4 (1.20%) Objective-C
11 3 (0.90%) PHP
12 2 (0.60%) Assembly Language
12 2 (0.60%) ES8
12 2 (0.60%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (5.12%) Degree
2 4 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (1.20%) DBS Check
2 4 (1.20%) ISTQB
2 4 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (11.14%) QA
2 13 (3.92%) SLA
3 6 (1.81%) PMO
4 1 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.30%) GDPR
4 1 (0.30%) WCAG
System Software
1 17 (5.12%) Docker
2 5 (1.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 32 (9.64%) Terraform
2 20 (6.02%) Ansible
3 17 (5.12%) Puppet
4 16 (4.82%) Kibana
4 16 (4.82%) logstash
4 16 (4.82%) Nagios
4 16 (4.82%) Pingdom
4 16 (4.82%) Uchiwa
4 16 (4.82%) ZABBIX
5 14 (4.22%) Kubernetes
6 7 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (1.81%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.60%) TeamSite
9 1 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 307 (92.47%) Adobe
2 41 (12.35%) hybris
3 24 (7.23%) New Relic
4 18 (5.42%) IBM
5 16 (4.82%) PagerDuty
6 15 (4.52%) Google
7 11 (3.31%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (2.71%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 9 (2.71%) SAP
9 8 (2.41%) OpenText
9 8 (2.41%) Oracle
9 8 (2.41%) Sitecore
9 8 (2.41%) Splunk
10 6 (1.81%) FatWire
10 6 (1.81%) Interwoven
10 6 (1.81%) Vignette
10 6 (1.81%) Xerox
11 5 (1.51%) ATG
12 4 (1.20%) Coverity
12 4 (1.20%) Sencha