The first table below looks at the demand for Adobe Illustrator skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe Illustrator over the 3 months to 11 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 England 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Illustrator
Rank 299 335 383
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +48
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 288 218 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.60% 0.48% 0.33%
As % of the Applications category 4.60% 3.70% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 105 92
Average daily rate
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of your Daily Rate
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£325 £250 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -14.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £165 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £188 £256
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -26.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 10 11
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% +11.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £21.80 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £51.79 £36.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +8.64%
Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
6256 5899 6789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.13% 12.95% 13.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3466 3211 3509
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £158 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £305 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.45% -1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 689 624 713
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.32 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £32.50 £34.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.21 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.34% +1.36%
Adobe Illustrator
UK

Adobe Illustrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Adobe Illustrator Jobs Demand Trend in England

Adobe Illustrator
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Adobe Illustrator Daily Rate Trend in England

Adobe Illustrator
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator across the England region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Adobe Illustrator Daily Rate Histogram in England

Adobe Illustrator
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Adobe Illustrator Hourly Rate Trend in England

Adobe Illustrator
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator across the England region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Adobe Illustrator Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Adobe Illustrator
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator within the England region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +49 171 £350 +18.64% 42
South East -11 46 £319 +82.14% 18
North West -22 18 £300 +84.61% 10
Yorkshire - 15 £300 - 7
West Midlands -5 10 £275 - 5
East Midlands - 10 £190 - 9
East of England -14 9 £238 -5.00% 10
South West -29 6 £324 +43.88% 2
North East -13 1 £125 - 2
Midlands - - - -
Adobe Illustrator
UK

Adobe Illustrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 572 (91.81%) Photoshop
2 403 (64.69%) HTML
3 366 (58.75%) CSS
4 351 (56.34%) Adobe
5 214 (34.35%) JavaScript
6 147 (23.60%) HTML5
7 132 (21.19%) jQuery
8 110 (17.66%) Flash
9 108 (17.34%) Responsive Web Design
10 104 (16.69%) InDesign
11 103 (16.53%) Axure RP
12 101 (16.21%) CSS3
13 89 (14.29%) E-Commerce
14 87 (13.96%) Android
15 85 (13.64%) Marketing
16 72 (11.56%) Mobile App
17 68 (10.91%) Graphic Design
18 67 (10.75%) Web Design
19 63 (10.11%) OmniGraffle
20 62 (9.95%) Dreamweaver
21 60 (9.63%) PHP
22 57 (9.15%) Adobe After Effects
23 56 (8.99%) Apple iOS
24 52 (8.35%) XHTML
24 52 (8.35%) Finance
25 47 (7.54%) Microsoft
26 46 (7.38%) Retail
26 46 (7.38%) Web Development
27 45 (7.22%) Information Architecture
28 44 (7.06%) Fireworks

Adobe Illustrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 41 (6.58%) WordPress
2 21 (3.37%) CMS
3 8 (1.28%) Node.js
4 5 (0.80%) Drupal
5 4 (0.64%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.48%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.32%) Moodle
8 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.16%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.16%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.16%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.16%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 572 (91.81%) Photoshop
2 104 (16.69%) InDesign
3 63 (10.11%) OmniGraffle
4 57 (9.15%) Adobe After Effects
5 44 (7.06%) Fireworks
6 35 (5.62%) Acrobat
7 27 (4.33%) MS Office
8 22 (3.53%) MS PowerPoint
9 15 (2.41%) MS Visio
10 6 (0.96%) MS Project
10 6 (0.96%) CorelDRAW
10 6 (0.96%) CINEMA 4D
11 5 (0.80%) FrameMaker
11 5 (0.80%) MS Excel
12 3 (0.48%) Quicktime
12 3 (0.48%) QuarkXPress
12 3 (0.48%) Adobe Premiere
13 2 (0.32%) 3ds Max
13 2 (0.32%) Adobe Captivate
14 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 33 (5.30%) Magento
2 5 (0.80%) WebTrends
2 5 (0.80%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.32%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.32%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.80%) Amazon S3
1 5 (0.80%) Heroku
1 5 (0.80%) GitHub
2 2 (0.32%) Pure360
2 2 (0.32%) SaaS
3 1 (0.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.57%) Internet
2 5 (0.80%) SSH
2 5 (0.80%) Intranet
3 4 (0.64%) FTP
4 2 (0.32%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (6.42%) MySQL
2 22 (3.53%) SQL Server
3 5 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (0.80%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.32%) Big Data
5 1 (0.16%) SQLite
5 1 (0.16%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 103 (16.53%) Axure RP
2 62 (9.95%) Dreamweaver
3 26 (4.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 13 (2.09%) Microsoft Blend
4 13 (2.09%) Subversion
5 12 (1.93%) Karma Test Runner
6 8 (1.28%) Grunt
7 7 (1.12%) Jasmine
8 6 (0.96%) Jenkins
8 6 (0.96%) Flex Builder
8 6 (0.96%) Visual Studio
9 5 (0.80%) RSpec
9 5 (0.80%) Cucumber
9 5 (0.80%) Sublime Text
10 4 (0.64%) Git (software)
10 4 (0.64%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.64%) JIRA
11 3 (0.48%) NUnit
12 1 (0.16%) Firebug
12 1 (0.16%) Fiddler
General
1 85 (13.64%) Marketing
2 52 (8.35%) Finance
3 46 (7.38%) Retail
4 34 (5.46%) Banking
5 26 (4.17%) Advertising
6 19 (3.05%) Games
7 18 (2.89%) Legal
8 16 (2.57%) Publishing
9 13 (2.09%) Telecoms
10 12 (1.93%) Retail Banking
11 11 (1.77%) Investment Banking
12 10 (1.61%) Interactive Media
13 8 (1.28%) Multimedia
14 6 (0.96%) Front Office
14 6 (0.96%) Back Office
14 6 (0.96%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.80%) Law
15 5 (0.80%) French Language
16 3 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 396 (63.56%) Designer
2 168 (26.97%) Developer
3 93 (14.93%) User Experience Designer
4 75 (12.04%) Front-End Developer
5 68 (10.91%) Web Designer
5 68 (10.91%) Visual Designer
6 67 (10.75%) Web Developer
7 64 (10.27%) UI Designer
8 50 (8.03%) Graphic Designer
9 48 (7.70%) Digital Designer
10 35 (5.62%) Photoshop Designer
11 28 (4.49%) Front-End Web Developer
11 28 (4.49%) Senior Designer
12 23 (3.69%) UI Developer
12 23 (3.69%) UI Programmer
13 15 (2.41%) User Experience Architect
13 15 (2.41%) Architect
14 14 (2.25%) Junior
15 13 (2.09%) Senior User Experience Designer
16 12 (1.93%) Interface Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 403 (64.69%) HTML
2 366 (58.75%) CSS
3 147 (23.60%) HTML5
4 132 (21.19%) jQuery
5 110 (17.66%) Flash
6 101 (16.21%) CSS3
7 52 (8.35%) XHTML
8 35 (5.62%) Sass
9 33 (5.30%) Ajax
10 32 (5.14%) JSON
10 32 (5.14%) XML
10 32 (5.14%) AngularJS
11 19 (3.05%) WPF
12 18 (2.89%) Apache Flex
13 17 (2.73%) Silverlight
13 17 (2.73%) Backbone.js
14 14 (2.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 10 (1.61%) JSLint
16 9 (1.44%) LESS
16 9 (1.44%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 72 (11.56%) Mobile App
2 68 (10.91%) Graphic Design
3 42 (6.74%) Animation
4 41 (6.58%) Social Media
5 33 (5.30%) iPhone
6 23 (3.69%) W3C
7 15 (2.41%) Digital Media
8 10 (1.61%) Open Source
8 10 (1.61%) Photography
9 9 (1.44%) Smartphone
10 8 (1.28%) E-Learning
10 8 (1.28%) Blackberry
11 7 (1.12%) RIA
11 7 (1.12%) Visualisation
12 6 (0.96%) Computer Science
12 6 (0.96%) Streaming Video
13 5 (0.80%) Online Banking
13 5 (0.80%) NHS
13 5 (0.80%) 3D Graphics
13 5 (0.80%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 87 (13.96%) Android
2 56 (8.99%) Apple iOS
3 37 (5.94%) Windows
4 22 (3.53%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (0.80%) Linux
5 5 (0.80%) Mac OS
6 4 (0.64%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (17.34%) Responsive Web Design
2 89 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 67 (10.75%) Web Design
4 46 (7.38%) Web Development
5 45 (7.22%) Information Architecture
6 38 (6.10%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (5.94%) Usability Testing
8 34 (5.46%) SEO
9 32 (5.14%) User Experience Design
10 25 (4.01%) Scrum
11 23 (3.69%) Stakeholder Management
12 22 (3.53%) TDD
12 22 (3.53%) OO
13 21 (3.37%) Project Management
14 19 (3.05%) Content Management
15 16 (2.57%) Workflow
16 14 (2.25%) Web Accessibility
17 13 (2.09%) B2B
18 12 (1.93%) Analytics
19 10 (1.61%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 214 (34.35%) JavaScript
2 60 (9.63%) PHP
3 25 (4.01%) SQL
4 19 (3.05%) XAML
5 16 (2.57%) ActionScript
5 16 (2.57%) Java
6 10 (1.61%) Ruby
7 8 (1.28%) ActionScript 3.0
8 5 (0.80%) ActionScript 2.0
8 5 (0.80%) Python
9 3 (0.48%) PHP5
9 3 (0.48%) Objective-C
9 3 (0.48%) Perl
9 3 (0.48%) VBA
10 1 (0.16%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (5.46%) Degree
2 9 (1.44%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.12%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.16%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.12%) QA
2 2 (0.32%) WCAG
Vendors
1 351 (56.34%) Adobe
2 47 (7.54%) Microsoft
3 20 (3.21%) Orchard
4 13 (2.09%) Apple
4 13 (2.09%) Google
5 9 (1.44%) Sony
6 7 (1.12%) Infragistics
6 7 (1.12%) Twitter
7 5 (0.80%) Facebook
7 5 (0.80%) Oracle
8 4 (0.64%) Yahoo!
9 3 (0.48%) DoubleClick
9 3 (0.48%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.48%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.48%) Lyris
9 3 (0.48%) SAP
9 3 (0.48%) JD Edwards
9 3 (0.48%) Stellent
10 2 (0.32%) Nokia
11 1 (0.16%) Lotus
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