The first table below looks at the demand for Adobe Illustrator skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe Illustrator over the 3 months to 18 April 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 City of London 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Illustrator
Rank 165 188 205
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +17
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 45 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.70% 0.14% 0.23%
As % of the Applications category 6.15% 1.28% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 6 12
Average daily rate £425 £288 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% +9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £176 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £225 £225
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
732 705 871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.34% 11.31% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 494 567
Average daily rate £375 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £174 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 33 49
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £22.00 £22.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
Adobe Illustrator
London

Adobe Illustrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Adobe Illustrator Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Adobe Illustrator
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Adobe Illustrator Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Adobe Illustrator
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Adobe Illustrator Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Adobe Illustrator
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Adobe Illustrator Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Adobe Illustrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 51 (89.47%) Photoshop
2 38 (66.67%) Adobe
3 32 (56.14%) HTML
4 31 (54.39%) CSS
5 18 (31.58%) InDesign
6 15 (26.32%) Flash
6 15 (26.32%) Responsive Web Design
7 14 (24.56%) Finance
8 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
8 13 (22.81%) CSS3
9 12 (21.05%) jQuery
10 11 (19.30%) Android
10 11 (19.30%) iPhone
11 9 (15.79%) Axure RP
12 8 (14.04%) Usability Testing
12 8 (14.04%) HTML5
12 8 (14.04%) Banking
13 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (12.28%) Web Design
13 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
13 7 (12.28%) PHP
13 7 (12.28%) Social Media
13 7 (12.28%) Sass
14 6 (10.53%) Degree
14 6 (10.53%) E-Commerce
14 6 (10.53%) Fireworks
14 6 (10.53%) Adobe After Effects
15 5 (8.77%) Retail
15 5 (8.77%) XAML
15 5 (8.77%) SQL

Adobe Illustrator
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 4 (7.02%) WordPress
2 3 (5.26%) CMS
2 3 (5.26%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.75%) Drupal
3 1 (1.75%) Moodle
3 1 (1.75%) Node.js
Applications
1 51 (89.47%) Photoshop
2 18 (31.58%) InDesign
3 6 (10.53%) Fireworks
3 6 (10.53%) Adobe After Effects
4 4 (7.02%) OmniGraffle
4 4 (7.02%) MS Project
5 3 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (5.26%) Acrobat
5 3 (5.26%) MS Office
6 2 (3.51%) FreeHand
7 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Magento
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.75%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.77%) MySQL
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.75%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Axure RP
2 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Blend
2 5 (8.77%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.75%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.75%) Grunt
4 1 (1.75%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 14 (24.56%) Finance
2 8 (14.04%) Banking
3 5 (8.77%) Retail
3 5 (8.77%) Marketing
4 3 (5.26%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.51%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.75%) Publishing
6 1 (1.75%) Front Office
6 1 (1.75%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 39 (68.42%) Designer
2 13 (22.81%) Developer
3 10 (17.54%) Digital Designer
4 9 (15.79%) Visual Designer
4 9 (15.79%) UI Designer
5 8 (14.04%) User Experience Designer
6 7 (12.28%) Front-End Developer
7 6 (10.53%) Web Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Front-End Web Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Photoshop Designer
9 3 (5.26%) Interface Designer
10 2 (3.51%) Web Designer
11 1 (1.75%) PHP Web Developer
11 1 (1.75%) Junior Developer
11 1 (1.75%) PHP Developer
11 1 (1.75%) Junior Web Developer
11 1 (1.75%) Graphic Designer
11 1 (1.75%) Architect
11 1 (1.75%) Junior
11 1 (1.75%) Junior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (56.14%) HTML
2 31 (54.39%) CSS
3 15 (26.32%) Flash
4 13 (22.81%) CSS3
5 12 (21.05%) jQuery
6 8 (14.04%) HTML5
7 7 (12.28%) Sass
8 5 (8.77%) WPF
8 5 (8.77%) Silverlight
9 4 (7.02%) JSON
9 4 (7.02%) XHTML
10 2 (3.51%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.75%) LAMP
11 1 (1.75%) SVG
11 1 (1.75%) .NET
11 1 (1.75%) Django
11 1 (1.75%) HTML5 Canvas
11 1 (1.75%) Backbone.js
11 1 (1.75%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) iPhone
2 7 (12.28%) Social Media
3 4 (7.02%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.26%) Animation
5 1 (1.75%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Equities
5 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.75%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.75%) Copywriting
5 1 (1.75%) Photography
5 1 (1.75%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.30%) Android
2 5 (8.77%) Windows
2 5 (8.77%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) Responsive Web Design
2 8 (14.04%) Usability Testing
3 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (12.28%) Web Design
4 6 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 4 (7.02%) Information Architecture
5 4 (7.02%) Project Management
5 4 (7.02%) SEO
6 3 (5.26%) Content Management
6 3 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.26%) OO
6 3 (5.26%) Customer Insight
7 2 (3.51%) Analytics
7 2 (3.51%) Web Development
8 1 (1.75%) TDD
8 1 (1.75%) Business Analysis
8 1 (1.75%) Scrum
8 1 (1.75%) Workflow
8 1 (1.75%) CRM
8 1 (1.75%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
2 7 (12.28%) PHP
3 5 (8.77%) XAML
3 5 (8.77%) SQL
4 3 (5.26%) Java
5 1 (1.75%) Ruby
5 1 (1.75%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.75%) ActionScript
5 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
Vendors
1 38 (66.67%) Adobe
2 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.26%) Infragistics
4 2 (3.51%) Apple
5 1 (1.75%) Google
5 1 (1.75%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle
5 1 (1.75%) SAP
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