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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe Illustrator over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Illustrator
Rank 58 56 60
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 8 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.04% 0.28% 0.40%
As % of the Applications category 8.51% 2.70% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 2
Median daily rate £325 £275 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -7.56%
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £290 £315
% change year-on-year
+11.20% -7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.25 £9.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+92.10% -44.11%
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
94 74 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.24% 10.21% 13.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 49 49
Median daily rate £275 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £163 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 11
Median hourly rate £10.60 £15.00 £13.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.33% +14.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Adobe Illustrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Adobe Illustrator as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Adobe Illustrator Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Adobe Illustrator.

1 11 (91.67%) Photoshop
2 10 (83.33%) Adobe
3 8 (66.67%) CSS
3 8 (66.67%) HTML
4 7 (58.33%) MS Office
4 7 (58.33%) InDesign
4 7 (58.33%) User Experience
5 6 (50.00%) Marketing
6 5 (41.67%) HTML5
6 5 (41.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (33.33%) Digital Media
7 4 (33.33%) Web Development
7 4 (33.33%) Graphic Design
7 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 3 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (16.67%) Material Design
9 2 (16.67%) Wireframes
9 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 2 (16.67%) Typography
9 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 2 (16.67%) Acrobat
10 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
10 1 (8.33%) SEO
10 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (8.33%) CMS
10 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
10 1 (8.33%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (8.33%) B2C

Adobe Illustrator
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Photoshop
2 7 (58.33%) InDesign
2 7 (58.33%) MS Office
3 5 (41.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 3 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (16.67%) Acrobat
7 1 (8.33%) InVision
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 6 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Designer
2 6 (50.00%) UX Designer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Designer
4 3 (25.00%) Graphic Designer
4 3 (25.00%) Senior UX Designer
5 2 (16.67%) Digital Designer
5 2 (16.67%) Digital UX Designer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Digital Designer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior UI Designer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior UI/UX Designer
5 2 (16.67%) UI Designer
5 2 (16.67%) UI/UX Designer
6 1 (8.33%) Creative Designer
6 1 (8.33%) Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (8.33%) Lead UX Designer
6 1 (8.33%) Research Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Creative Designer
6 1 (8.33%) User Experience Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) CSS
1 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 2 (16.67%) Material Design
4 1 (8.33%) CSS3
4 1 (8.33%) React
4 1 (8.33%) Sass
4 1 (8.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) User Experience
2 4 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 4 (33.33%) Graphic Design
3 1 (8.33%) NHS
3 1 (8.33%) Social Media
3 1 (8.33%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Web Development
2 3 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (16.67%) Typography
3 2 (16.67%) Wireframes
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) B2C
4 1 (8.33%) Content Management
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Content Management
4 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
4 1 (8.33%) Infographics
4 1 (8.33%) Information Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Market Research
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile First
4 1 (8.33%) SEO
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft