The table below looks at the statistics for Adobe Illustrator skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe Illustrator over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Illustrator
Rank 80 57 93
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +36
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 3 20 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.23% 1.65% 0.14%
As % of the Applications category 1.84% 12.82% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £175 £275
% change year-on-year
+78.57% -36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £28.75 £23.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.34% +20.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.04% -16.00%
Adobe Illustrator
North West

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

Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
163 156 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 12.28% 12.84% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 63 88
Average daily rate £325 £320 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £154 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £425 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 27 29
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.27 £10.00 £9.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £25.00 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Adobe Illustrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Adobe Illustrator Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Adobe Illustrator
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Adobe Illustrator Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Adobe Illustrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Adobe Illustrator Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Adobe Illustrator
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Bolton - - - -
Cheadle - - - -
Stockport - - - - 1
Adobe Illustrator
North West

Adobe Illustrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 12 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 9 (75.00%) HTML
3 7 (58.33%) Adobe
4 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) CSS
4 6 (50.00%) HTML5
5 5 (41.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (41.67%) jQuery
5 5 (41.67%) Orchard
5 5 (41.67%) Web Design
6 3 (25.00%) Animation
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (16.67%) XML
7 2 (16.67%) Pure360
8 1 (8.33%) XSLT
8 1 (8.33%) Flash
8 1 (8.33%) XHTML
8 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
8 1 (8.33%) SVG
8 1 (8.33%) CGI
8 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
8 1 (8.33%) JSP
8 1 (8.33%) SOAP
8 1 (8.33%) Web Services
8 1 (8.33%) PHP
8 1 (8.33%) .NET
8 1 (8.33%) Java
8 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
8 1 (8.33%) Computer Science

Adobe Illustrator
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (8.33%) CorelDRAW
2 1 (8.33%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Pure360
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Designer
2 8 (66.67%) Developer
3 6 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
4 5 (41.67%) Web Developer
4 5 (41.67%) Web Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
2 6 (50.00%) HTML5
3 5 (41.67%) jQuery
4 2 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (8.33%) XSLT
5 1 (8.33%) Flash
5 1 (8.33%) XHTML
5 1 (8.33%) SVG
5 1 (8.33%) CGI
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (8.33%) JSP
5 1 (8.33%) SOAP
5 1 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) .NET
5 1 (8.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Animation
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Responsive Web Design
1 5 (41.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Adobe
2 5 (41.67%) Orchard
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft