The table below looks at the statistics for FreeHand skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FreeHand over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe FreeHand
Rank - 432 429
Contract jobs citing FreeHand 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.008% 0.004%
As % of the Applications category - 0.073% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £300 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £135.00 -
FreeHand
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
2295 2747 2730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.37% 11.67% 11.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1545 1831 1773
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £175 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 142 176
Median hourly rate £15.50 £17.43 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.04% -3.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.41 £53.71 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

FreeHand
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing FreeHand as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

FreeHand Jobs Demand Trend in London

FreeHand
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

FreeHand Daily Rate Trend in London

FreeHand
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

FreeHand Hourly Rate Trend in London

FreeHand
Top 7 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing FreeHand 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 London region with a requirement for FreeHand.

1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (100.00%) AutoCAD
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) SketchUp

FreeHand
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (100.00%) AutoCAD
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (66.67%) SketchUp
General
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 3D Designer
1 2 (66.67%) Creative Designer
1 2 (66.67%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Visualisation