Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Adobe over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Adobe Systems, Inc.

Adobe
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 43 35
Rank change year-on-year +7 -8 -2
Contract jobs citing Adobe 13 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.95% 0.69% 0.80%
As % of the Vendors category 6.02% 1.21% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 6
Watford median daily rate £213 £145 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.55% -3.33% -57.14%
Hertfordshire median daily rate £275 £184 £350
% change year-on-year +49.66% -47.50% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - £12.50

Adobe is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Watford.

All Vendors
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 216 165 128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 48.98% 56.90% 51.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 73 65
Watford median daily rate £425 £320 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.81% -24.71% +13.33%
10th Percentile £169 £205 £211
90th Percentile £575 £498 £580
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £390 £413
% change year-on-year +2.56% -5.45% +13.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 3
Watford median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.86% - -9.68%
10th Percentile £13.65 £12.41 £13.30
90th Percentile £18.55 £15.85 £26.80
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.81 £14.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +15.90% -30.95% +33.33%

Adobe
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing Adobe as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe in Watford

Adobe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 11 (84.62%) E-Commerce
2 9 (69.23%) DNA
2 9 (69.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 8 (61.54%) Marketing
3 8 (61.54%) Time Management
4 7 (53.85%) Retail
5 6 (46.15%) Content Management
5 6 (46.15%) HTML
5 6 (46.15%) Photoshop
5 6 (46.15%) CSS
5 6 (46.15%) SEO
5 6 (46.15%) CMS
5 6 (46.15%) User Experience
5 6 (46.15%) Digital Content Management
6 5 (38.46%) Analytics
6 5 (38.46%) A/B Testing
6 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Excel
6 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
7 3 (23.08%) Force.com
7 3 (23.08%) JIRA
7 3 (23.08%) Confluence
7 3 (23.08%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (23.08%) Games
7 3 (23.08%) Acceptance Criteria
7 3 (23.08%) User Stories
8 2 (15.38%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 2 (15.38%) Email Marketing
8 2 (15.38%) Silverpop
9 1 (7.69%) Social Media

Adobe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 9 (69.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 6 (46.15%) CMS
3 3 (23.08%) Confluence
3 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Photoshop
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Force.com
2 2 (15.38%) Silverpop
3 1 (7.69%) BlueKai
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) JIRA
General
1 8 (61.54%) Marketing
2 7 (53.85%) Retail
3 3 (23.08%) Games
4 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Content Editor
1 5 (38.46%) Digital Content Editor
1 5 (38.46%) Digital Editor
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Designer
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Email Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Salesforce Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Salesforce Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Artworker
4 1 (7.69%) Content Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Data Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Content Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Management Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Platform Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Web Content Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) CSS
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
2 1 (7.69%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) E-Commerce
2 9 (69.23%) DNA
3 8 (61.54%) Time Management
4 6 (46.15%) Content Management
4 6 (46.15%) Digital Content Management
4 6 (46.15%) SEO
5 5 (38.46%) A/B Testing
5 5 (38.46%) Analytics
6 3 (23.08%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (23.08%) User Stories
7 2 (15.38%) Email Marketing
8 1 (7.69%) Data Management
8 1 (7.69%) Integrated Marketing
8 1 (7.69%) Tag Management
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (15.38%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Tealium