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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe Illustrator over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Illustrator
Rank 103 86 86
Rank change year-on-year
-17 0
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 2 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% 0.89% 0.23%
As % of the Applications category 1.48% 7.96% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 1
Median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £290 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £10.75 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -62.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.25 £9.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+92.10% -44.11%
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
135 201 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 7.39% 11.19% 12.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 105 108
Median daily rate £350 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £173 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £446 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 23 15
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £9.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £17.95 £27.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

Adobe Illustrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Adobe Illustrator as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Adobe Illustrator.

1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) Fireworks
2 6 (75.00%) CMS
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
4 4 (50.00%) PHP
4 4 (50.00%) MS Office
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Web Design
5 3 (37.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 3 (37.50%) Digital Media
6 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (25.00%) User Experience
6 2 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (25.00%) HTML5
6 2 (25.00%) Axure RP
6 2 (25.00%) Wireframes
6 2 (25.00%) Prototyping
6 2 (25.00%) Web Development
6 2 (25.00%) InDesign
6 2 (25.00%) Adobe
6 2 (25.00%) Finance
7 1 (12.50%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (12.50%) Graphic Design

Adobe Illustrator
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (75.00%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 6 (75.00%) Fireworks
3 4 (50.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (25.00%) InDesign
5 1 (12.50%) Adobe After Effects
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Designer
2 5 (62.50%) Web Designer
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Designer
3 2 (25.00%) UI Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Web Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Digital Media
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Web Design
2 3 (37.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 2 (25.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Adobe