Period
to 18 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for LiveCycle skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LiveCycle over the 6 months to 18 September 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 LiveCycle
UK
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 867 845 863
Rank change year-on-year -22 +18 +18
Contract jobs citing LiveCycle 16 13 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.013% 0.027%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.093% 0.079% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 11
UK median daily rate £425 £520 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.27% +73.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £250 £278 £266
90th Percentile £490 £591 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £300 £316
% change year-on-year +41.67% -5.14% -26.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

LiveCycle 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 17,225 16,427 19,694
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.72% 16.77% 18.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,259 10,637 13,002
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +5.00%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £255
90th Percentile £625 £600 £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 424 416 495
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £12.05 £10.88 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.25 £48.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%

LiveCycle
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing LiveCycle as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for LiveCycle in the UK

LiveCycle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LiveCycle in the UK

LiveCycle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LiveCycle over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LiveCycle in the UK

LiveCycle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LiveCycle in the UK

LiveCycle
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LiveCycle within the UK over the 6 months to 18 September 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
UK excluding London -16 16 £425 +41.67%
England -31 16 £425 -18.27%
South East +14 12 £470 +56.67%
North of England -17 4 £425 -
Yorkshire -19 4 £425 -

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing LiveCycle 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 LiveCycle.

1 16 (100.00%) Adobe
2 12 (75.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 8 (50.00%) .NET
4 7 (43.75%) HTML
4 7 (43.75%) Workflow
4 7 (43.75%) HTML5
5 5 (31.25%) Alfresco
5 5 (31.25%) Sitecore
5 5 (31.25%) Liferay
5 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
5 5 (31.25%) Xerox
5 5 (31.25%) FatWire
5 5 (31.25%) OpenText
5 5 (31.25%) LiveLink
5 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (31.25%) FileNet
5 5 (31.25%) Java EE
5 5 (31.25%) JSR 170
5 5 (31.25%) Drupal
5 5 (31.25%) Java
5 5 (31.25%) Vignette
5 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
5 5 (31.25%) Interwoven
5 5 (31.25%) Documentum
5 5 (31.25%) IBM
6 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
6 4 (25.00%) NHS
6 4 (25.00%) OpenGL
6 4 (25.00%) Project Management

LiveCycle
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 12 (75.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Alfresco
2 5 (31.25%) Documentum
2 5 (31.25%) Drupal
2 5 (31.25%) FileNet
2 5 (31.25%) Liferay
2 5 (31.25%) LiveLink
2 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
3 4 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
2 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Ant
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (25.00%) Subversion
1 4 (25.00%) Xcode
General
1 4 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (12.50%) LiveCycle Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) HTML5
3 5 (31.25%) Java EE
3 5 (31.25%) JSR 170
4 4 (25.00%) Apache Flex
4 4 (25.00%) CSS
4 4 (25.00%) Dojo
4 4 (25.00%) Ext JS
4 4 (25.00%) jQuery
4 4 (25.00%) JSON
4 4 (25.00%) OpenGL
4 4 (25.00%) Sencha Touch
4 4 (25.00%) SOAP
4 4 (25.00%) Spring
4 4 (25.00%) WebGL
4 4 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Android
1 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Workflow
2 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (25.00%) MVC
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (25.00%) SOA
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) Web Design
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Robotic Process Automation
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) Objective-C
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Adobe
2 5 (31.25%) FatWire
2 5 (31.25%) IBM
2 5 (31.25%) Interwoven
2 5 (31.25%) OpenText
2 5 (31.25%) Sitecore
2 5 (31.25%) Vignette
2 5 (31.25%) Xerox
3 4 (25.00%) Sencha
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) Blue Prism