The table below looks at the statistics for Adobe Illustrator skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe Illustrator over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Illustrator
Rank 154 148 113
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -35
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 10 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.081% 0.59%
As % of the Applications category 2.98% 0.70% 4.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 5
Median daily rate £338 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £275 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £335 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
Median hourly rate £27.00 - £23.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £13.67 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+97.51% -34.90%
Adobe Illustrator
England

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

Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
336 429 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 8.94% 11.58% 14.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 194 198
Median daily rate £339 £320 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.85% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £170 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 48 53
Median hourly rate £20.50 £14.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.37% -14.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £11.50 £9.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £43.97 £28.75
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 the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Adobe Illustrator as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

Adobe Illustrator Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Adobe Illustrator
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Adobe Illustrator Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Adobe Illustrator
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Adobe Illustrator Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Adobe Illustrator
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Adobe Illustrator Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Adobe Illustrator
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -6 4 £215 -21.81% 3
Cheshire -3 3 £338 +8.00% 1
Lancashire - 3 - - 1
Adobe Illustrator
England

Adobe Illustrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 North West region with a requirement for Adobe Illustrator.

1 21 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 14 (66.67%) CSS
3 13 (61.90%) HTML
4 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
5 9 (42.86%) MS Office
6 6 (28.57%) Finance
6 6 (28.57%) Web Design
6 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 5 (23.81%) jQuery
8 4 (19.05%) Time Management
8 4 (19.05%) User Experience
8 4 (19.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (19.05%) Adobe
8 4 (19.05%) Fireworks
8 4 (19.05%) PHP
8 4 (19.05%) CMS
9 3 (14.29%) 3ds Max
9 3 (14.29%) Military
9 3 (14.29%) Multimedia
9 3 (14.29%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (14.29%) Flash
9 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
9 3 (14.29%) Autodesk
9 3 (14.29%) Front End Development
9 3 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 3 (14.29%) Wireframes
9 3 (14.29%) Web Development
9 3 (14.29%) Graphic Design
10 2 (9.52%) Customer Engagement
10 2 (9.52%) Visualisation

Adobe Illustrator
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (19.05%) CMS
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 9 (42.86%) MS Office
3 4 (19.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (19.05%) Fireworks
4 3 (14.29%) 3ds Max
4 3 (14.29%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 2 (9.52%) Acrobat
5 2 (9.52%) Adobe Premiere
5 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dreamweaver
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Military
2 3 (14.29%) Multimedia
3 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.52%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Designer
2 10 (47.62%) Web Designer
3 7 (33.33%) Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Multimedia Developer
4 3 (14.29%) UX Designer
4 3 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Graphic Designer
5 2 (9.52%) HTML CSS Designer
5 2 (9.52%) Junior
5 2 (9.52%) Junior Designer
5 2 (9.52%) Junior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Junior Graphic Designer
5 2 (9.52%) Junior Web Designer
5 2 (9.52%) Junior Web Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Web Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (4.76%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (4.76%) Mobile Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Designer
6 1 (4.76%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) CSS
2 13 (61.90%) HTML
3 5 (23.81%) jQuery
4 3 (14.29%) Flash
5 1 (4.76%) CSS3
5 1 (4.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) User Experience
2 3 (14.29%) Graphic Design
3 2 (9.52%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (9.52%) Animation
3 2 (9.52%) Digital Media
3 2 (9.52%) Tandem
3 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Web Design
2 4 (19.05%) Time Management
3 3 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 3 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 3 (14.29%) Web Development
3 3 (14.29%) Wireframes
4 2 (9.52%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (9.52%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (9.52%) Infographics
4 2 (9.52%) Information Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Prototyping
4 2 (9.52%) Workflow
5 1 (4.76%) Iconography
5 1 (4.76%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 4 (19.05%) PHP
3 2 (9.52%) C
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Adobe
3 3 (14.29%) Autodesk