The table below looks at the statistics for Adobe Illustrator skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe Illustrator over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Illustrator
Rank 61 64 55
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 4 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.52% 0.62% 1.16%
As % of the Applications category 3.51% 4.42% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 7
Average daily rate £150 £267 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.82% -2.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £20.59 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+19.01% -1.97%
Adobe Illustrator
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
114 113 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.79% 13.99% 14.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 74 40
Average daily rate £275 £313 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 11
Average hourly rate £12.50 £11.93 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +8.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.15 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £26.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

Adobe Illustrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Adobe Illustrator across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Adobe Illustrator Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Adobe Illustrator
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator across the Birmingham region.

Adobe Illustrator Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Adobe Illustrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Adobe Illustrator across the Birmingham region.

Adobe Illustrator Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Adobe Illustrator
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Adobe Illustrator also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Adobe Illustrator.

1 4 (100.00%) Adobe
2 3 (75.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) CMS
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) Graphic Design
3 2 (50.00%) WordPress
3 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) InDesign
4 1 (25.00%) Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) Capita
4 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Advertising
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office

Adobe Illustrator
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Adobe Illustrator also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Adobe Illustrator. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) CMS
1 2 (50.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (25.00%) InDesign
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Graphic Designer
2 1 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Research Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) UX Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Capita