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 21 November 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Illustrator
Rank 55 54 51
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.44% 0.16% 0.71%
As % of the Applications category 3.13% 1.25% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£315 £225 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £260 £225
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +15.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.35 £19.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+17.63% +26.66%
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
96 80 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.04% 12.72% 13.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 43 45
Average daily rate £275 £225 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £104 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £350 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 6
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £12.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -13.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £21.10 £16.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -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 14 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Flash
1 5 (100.00%) XHTML
1 5 (100.00%) FTP
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe
1 5 (100.00%) W3C
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SEO
2 1 (20.00%) Stellent
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management

Adobe Illustrator
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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.

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) FTP
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Web Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Front-End Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Flash
1 5 (100.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) SEO
1 1 (20.00%) Content Management
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Content Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) Stellent
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle