Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 862 816 843
Rank change year-on-year -46 +27 +12
Contract jobs citing LiveCycle 16 14 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.015% 0.030%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.097% 0.090% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 9
UK median daily rate £425 £549 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.55% +82.92% -1.64%
10th Percentile £250 £494 £253
90th Percentile £490 £592 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 - £378
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
UK median hourly rate - - £11.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £11.88

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 16,491 15,551 18,755
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.41% 16.97% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,925 10,053 12,222
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +4.43%
10th Percentile £263 £258 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 377 362 461
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.63% -7.32% +7.89%
10th Percentile £11.56 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £49.25 £52.50 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.96 £20.50
% change year-on-year -5.06% -7.51% +17.16%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -23 15 £425 - 2
England -35 15 £425 -22.55% 2
South East -8 12 £470 -
Yorkshire -20 3 £425 - 2
North of England -32 3 £425 - 2

For the 6 months to 25 June 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%) HTML5
3 8 (50.00%) HTML
3 8 (50.00%) Workflow
4 7 (43.75%) .NET
5 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
6 4 (25.00%) Liferay
6 4 (25.00%) Alfresco
6 4 (25.00%) Sitecore
6 4 (25.00%) Xerox
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 4 (25.00%) Java
6 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (25.00%) VBScript
6 4 (25.00%) IIS
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (25.00%) Vignette
6 4 (25.00%) Interwoven
6 4 (25.00%) Documentum
6 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
6 4 (25.00%) IBM
6 4 (25.00%) MVC
6 4 (25.00%) FileNet
6 4 (25.00%) FatWire
6 4 (25.00%) OpenText
6 4 (25.00%) LiveLink
6 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering

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 4 (25.00%) Alfresco
2 4 (25.00%) Documentum
2 4 (25.00%) Drupal
2 4 (25.00%) FileNet
2 4 (25.00%) IIS
2 4 (25.00%) Liferay
2 4 (25.00%) LiveLink
2 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
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%) RDBMS
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (18.75%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Ant
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (18.75%) Subversion
1 3 (18.75%) Xcode
General
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) 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%) HTML
1 8 (50.00%) HTML5
2 7 (43.75%) .NET
3 4 (25.00%) Java EE
3 4 (25.00%) JSR 170
4 3 (18.75%) Apache Flex
4 3 (18.75%) CSS
4 3 (18.75%) Dojo
4 3 (18.75%) Ext JS
4 3 (18.75%) jQuery
4 3 (18.75%) JSON
4 3 (18.75%) OpenGL
4 3 (18.75%) Sencha Touch
4 3 (18.75%) SOAP
4 3 (18.75%) Spring
4 3 (18.75%) WebGL
4 3 (18.75%) XML
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Android
1 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Workflow
2 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (25.00%) MVC
2 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (18.75%) SOA
3 3 (18.75%) 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 4 (25.00%) C#
1 4 (25.00%) Java
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
1 4 (25.00%) VBScript
2 3 (18.75%) Objective-C
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 3 (18.75%) PMO
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Adobe
2 4 (25.00%) FatWire
2 4 (25.00%) IBM
2 4 (25.00%) Interwoven
2 4 (25.00%) OpenText
2 4 (25.00%) Sitecore
2 4 (25.00%) Vignette
2 4 (25.00%) Xerox
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Sencha
4 1 (6.25%) Blue Prism