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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Illustrator
Rank 307 342 389
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +47
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 286 210 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.58% 0.45% 0.34%
As % of the Applications category 4.40% 3.49% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 93 102
Average daily rate
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£325 £266 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.41% -3.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £438 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £175 £275
% change year-on-year
+78.57% -36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 10 9
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £19.40 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.55 £31.25 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £22.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +4.76%
Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
6506 6014 6971
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.16% 12.91% 13.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3621 3296 3654
Average daily rate £332 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.21% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £155 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 694 608 721
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.12 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £28.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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 31 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 31 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 31 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +54 143 £325 +8.33% 31
South East +6 55 £319 +82.14% 21
North West -22 18 £285 +75.38% 12
South West -14 15 £350 +55.55% 2
East Midlands - 15 £200 - 5
Yorkshire - 14 £300 - 6
East of England -22 13 £225 -10.00% 13
West Midlands -15 10 £275 -14.06% 1
North East -15 1 £400 -
Midlands - - - -
Adobe Illustrator
UK

Adobe Illustrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 589 (91.89%) Photoshop
2 404 (63.03%) HTML
3 370 (57.72%) CSS
4 356 (55.54%) Adobe
5 215 (33.54%) JavaScript
6 164 (25.59%) HTML5
7 126 (19.66%) jQuery
8 115 (17.94%) CSS3
9 110 (17.16%) Responsive Web Design
10 109 (17.00%) InDesign
11 107 (16.69%) Flash
12 97 (15.13%) Axure RP
13 92 (14.35%) Android
13 92 (14.35%) E-Commerce
14 89 (13.88%) Marketing
15 80 (12.48%) Mobile App
16 66 (10.30%) OmniGraffle
16 66 (10.30%) Web Design
17 65 (10.14%) Graphic Design
18 61 (9.52%) PHP
18 61 (9.52%) Apple iOS
19 57 (8.89%) Adobe After Effects
20 54 (8.42%) XHTML
21 52 (8.11%) Dreamweaver
22 47 (7.33%) Web Development
23 46 (7.18%) Agile Software Development
23 46 (7.18%) Retail
23 46 (7.18%) Fireworks
23 46 (7.18%) Finance
24 44 (6.86%) Microsoft

Adobe Illustrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (6.40%) WordPress
2 24 (3.74%) CMS
3 8 (1.25%) Node.js
4 5 (0.78%) Drupal
5 4 (0.62%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.47%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.31%) 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
1 589 (91.89%) Photoshop
2 109 (17.00%) InDesign
3 66 (10.30%) OmniGraffle
4 57 (8.89%) Adobe After Effects
5 46 (7.18%) Fireworks
6 26 (4.06%) Acrobat
6 26 (4.06%) MS Office
7 23 (3.59%) MS PowerPoint
8 15 (2.34%) MS Visio
9 8 (1.25%) MS Excel
10 6 (0.94%) MS Project
10 6 (0.94%) CINEMA 4D
10 6 (0.94%) CorelDRAW
11 5 (0.78%) FrameMaker
12 4 (0.62%) Adobe Premiere
13 2 (0.31%) 3ds Max
13 2 (0.31%) Adobe Captivate
13 2 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
14 1 (0.16%) MicroStation
14 1 (0.16%) Maya
Business Applications
1 33 (5.15%) Magento
2 6 (0.94%) WebTrends
3 4 (0.62%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.31%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.31%) SiteCatalyst
5 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.56%) Amazon S3
1 10 (1.56%) Heroku
1 10 (1.56%) GitHub
2 2 (0.31%) Pure360
2 2 (0.31%) SaaS
3 1 (0.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.65%) Internet
2 10 (1.56%) SSH
3 4 (0.62%) FTP
4 2 (0.31%) Intranet
4 2 (0.31%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (6.40%) MySQL
2 22 (3.43%) SQL Server
3 10 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (1.56%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.31%) MS Access
5 1 (0.16%) SQLite
5 1 (0.16%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 97 (15.13%) Axure RP
2 52 (8.11%) Dreamweaver
3 27 (4.21%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 17 (2.65%) Karma Test Runner
5 14 (2.18%) Subversion
6 13 (2.03%) Microsoft Blend
7 10 (1.56%) RSpec
7 10 (1.56%) Cucumber
7 10 (1.56%) Sublime Text
8 8 (1.25%) Grunt
9 7 (1.09%) Jasmine
9 7 (1.09%) Git (software)
10 6 (0.94%) Jenkins
10 6 (0.94%) Visual Studio
11 5 (0.78%) Flex Builder
12 4 (0.62%) Eclipse
13 3 (0.47%) NUnit
13 3 (0.47%) JIRA
13 3 (0.47%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 1 (0.16%) Firebug
General
1 89 (13.88%) Marketing
2 46 (7.18%) Finance
2 46 (7.18%) Retail
3 32 (4.99%) Banking
4 31 (4.84%) Advertising
5 20 (3.12%) Games
6 19 (2.96%) Legal
7 15 (2.34%) Publishing
8 13 (2.03%) Telecoms
9 12 (1.87%) Interactive Media
9 12 (1.87%) Retail Banking
10 9 (1.40%) Investment Banking
11 8 (1.25%) Multimedia
12 6 (0.94%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.94%) Back Office
13 5 (0.78%) French Language
14 3 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.47%) Automotive
14 3 (0.47%) Law
15 2 (0.31%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 408 (63.65%) Designer
2 172 (26.83%) Developer
3 93 (14.51%) User Experience Designer
4 74 (11.54%) Front-End Developer
5 72 (11.23%) Web Designer
6 70 (10.92%) Visual Designer
7 66 (10.30%) UI Designer
8 59 (9.20%) Web Developer
9 57 (8.89%) Digital Designer
10 47 (7.33%) Graphic Designer
11 35 (5.46%) Photoshop Designer
12 32 (4.99%) Senior Designer
13 25 (3.90%) UI Developer
14 24 (3.74%) UI Programmer
15 23 (3.59%) Front-End Web Developer
16 16 (2.50%) Junior
17 15 (2.34%) Architect
17 15 (2.34%) User Experience Architect
18 14 (2.18%) Senior User Experience Designer
19 13 (2.03%) Interface Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 404 (63.03%) HTML
2 370 (57.72%) CSS
3 164 (25.59%) HTML5
4 126 (19.66%) jQuery
5 115 (17.94%) CSS3
6 107 (16.69%) Flash
7 54 (8.42%) XHTML
8 42 (6.55%) Sass
9 37 (5.77%) AngularJS
10 33 (5.15%) Ajax
11 31 (4.84%) JSON
12 25 (3.90%) XML
13 22 (3.43%) Backbone.js
14 19 (2.96%) Apache Flex
14 19 (2.96%) WPF
15 18 (2.81%) Ruby on Rails
16 17 (2.65%) Silverlight
17 14 (2.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 10 (1.56%) JSLint
19 9 (1.40%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 80 (12.48%) Mobile App
2 65 (10.14%) Graphic Design
3 41 (6.40%) Animation
3 41 (6.40%) Social Media
4 32 (4.99%) iPhone
5 27 (4.21%) W3C
6 14 (2.18%) Digital Media
7 13 (2.03%) Visualisation
7 13 (2.03%) Smartphone
8 10 (1.56%) Photography
8 10 (1.56%) Open Source
9 8 (1.25%) Blackberry
9 8 (1.25%) E-Learning
10 7 (1.09%) RIA
11 6 (0.94%) Computer Science
12 5 (0.78%) Online Banking
12 5 (0.78%) 3D Graphics
12 5 (0.78%) Streaming Video
13 3 (0.47%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 92 (14.35%) Android
2 61 (9.52%) Apple iOS
3 37 (5.77%) Windows
4 22 (3.43%) Windows Mobile
5 10 (1.56%) Linux
5 10 (1.56%) Mac OS
6 4 (0.62%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (17.16%) Responsive Web Design
2 92 (14.35%) E-Commerce
3 66 (10.30%) Web Design
4 47 (7.33%) Web Development
5 46 (7.18%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (5.93%) SEO
7 36 (5.62%) Information Architecture
8 35 (5.46%) Usability Testing
9 31 (4.84%) User Experience Design
10 29 (4.52%) Scrum
11 27 (4.21%) TDD
12 26 (4.06%) OO
13 23 (3.59%) Stakeholder Management
14 21 (3.28%) Content Management
15 18 (2.81%) Web Accessibility
16 16 (2.50%) Project Management
17 12 (1.87%) Time Management
18 11 (1.72%) Analytics
18 11 (1.72%) Software Engineering
19 10 (1.56%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 215 (33.54%) JavaScript
2 61 (9.52%) PHP
3 25 (3.90%) SQL
4 19 (2.96%) ActionScript
4 19 (2.96%) XAML
4 19 (2.96%) Ruby
5 16 (2.50%) Java
6 11 (1.72%) ActionScript 3.0
7 6 (0.94%) ActionScript 2.0
8 5 (0.78%) Python
9 3 (0.47%) Perl
9 3 (0.47%) PHP5
9 3 (0.47%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.16%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (5.30%) Degree
2 10 (1.56%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.40%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.16%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.62%) QA
2 2 (0.31%) WCAG
Vendors
1 356 (55.54%) Adobe
2 44 (6.86%) Microsoft
3 20 (3.12%) Orchard
4 13 (2.03%) Google
5 12 (1.87%) Apple
6 9 (1.40%) Sony
7 7 (1.09%) Infragistics
7 7 (1.09%) Twitter
8 5 (0.78%) Facebook
8 5 (0.78%) Oracle
9 4 (0.62%) Yahoo!
10 3 (0.47%) Appcelerator
10 3 (0.47%) Xamarin
10 3 (0.47%) Lyris
10 3 (0.47%) DoubleClick
10 3 (0.47%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.47%) SAP
10 3 (0.47%) Stellent
10 3 (0.47%) JD Edwards
11 2 (0.31%) Mapinfo
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