The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 3 months to 29 March 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.

Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) formerly Adobe CQ, Communiqué CQ5, Day CQ
England / West Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 125 123
Rank change year-on-year +12 -2  
Contract jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.089% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.66% 0.78% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £388 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.67%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £353 £425
% change year-on-year +13.47% -17.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

Adobe Experience Manager is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 303 511 504
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 13.54% 18.60% 19.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 264 274
Median daily rate £400 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 25
Median hourly rate £20.75 £15.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.33% +1.69%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.20 £27.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

Adobe Experience Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Adobe Experience Manager as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe Experience Manager in the West Midlands

Adobe Experience Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe Experience Manager in the West Midlands

Adobe Experience Manager
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wolverhampton - 2 - -
Adobe Experience Manager
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Adobe Experience Manager.

1 6 (100.00%) Adobe
2 3 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (33.33%) User Experience
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) PhoneGap
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Sling
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Felix
4 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (16.67%) Xcode
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) Java EE
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) JSP
4 1 (16.67%) Servlets
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) XML

Adobe Experience Manager
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Xcode
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Felix
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Sling
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) Java EE
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) JSP
1 1 (16.67%) PhoneGap
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
1 1 (16.67%) Servlets
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Adobe
2 3 (50.00%) IBM