The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Birmingham region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Illustrator
Rank 62 56 57
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.28% 0.49% 0.30%
As % of the Applications category 1.74% 3.41% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£280 £320 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +113.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £304 £188 £275
% change year-on-year
+62.13% -31.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-23.40% +11.90%
Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
115 88 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.11% 14.47% 15.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 43 58
Average daily rate £285 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.06% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £205 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £310 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.61% +0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 6
Average hourly rate £11.70 £16.00 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.87% +20.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 £19.20 £24.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Adobe Illustrator
West Midlands

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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) Adobe
2 7 (77.78%) E-Commerce
2 7 (77.78%) PHP
2 7 (77.78%) MySQL
2 7 (77.78%) jQuery
2 7 (77.78%) WordPress
2 7 (77.78%) Magento
2 7 (77.78%) HTML5
2 7 (77.78%) CSS3
3 6 (66.67%) SEO
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) JSON
4 5 (55.56%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (55.56%) Sass
5 4 (44.44%) Photoshop
6 3 (33.33%) Web Development
6 3 (33.33%) Content Management
7 2 (22.22%) CMS
7 2 (22.22%) XHTML
7 2 (22.22%) Sony
7 2 (22.22%) W3C
7 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
7 2 (22.22%) FTP
7 2 (22.22%) Flash
8 1 (11.11%) Python
8 1 (11.11%) Oracle

Adobe Illustrator
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (77.78%) WordPress
2 2 (22.22%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) MySQL
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) UI Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) jQuery
2 7 (77.78%) HTML5
2 7 (77.78%) CSS3
3 5 (55.56%) Sass
3 5 (55.56%) JSON
4 2 (22.22%) Flash
4 2 (22.22%) XHTML
5 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) W3C
1 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) E-Commerce
2 6 (66.67%) SEO
3 5 (55.56%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (33.33%) Content Management
4 3 (33.33%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Content Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) PHP
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) PHP5
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Adobe
2 2 (22.22%) Sony
3 1 (11.11%) Stellent
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle