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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe Illustrator over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Illustrator
Rank 119 93 138
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +45
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 13 40 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.41% 1.39% 0.061%
As % of the Applications category 3.39% 12.05% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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of your Daily Rate
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£285 £163 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.38% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £175 £275
% change year-on-year
+78.57% -36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 £23.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.65% +20.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.04% -16.00%
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
383 332 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 12.04% 11.57% 10.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 127 147
Average daily rate £325 £313 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £165 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £432 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 62 67
Average hourly rate £16.84 £15.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.64% -13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £25.00 £43.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.12 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -5.53%

Adobe Illustrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Adobe Illustrator across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 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
Merseyside +8 9 - - 2
Manchester -27 3 £375 - 9
Cheshire +3 1 £195 - 2
Lancashire - - - - 1
Adobe Illustrator
England

Adobe Illustrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 31 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 23 (74.19%) Adobe
3 20 (64.52%) HTML
3 20 (64.52%) Orchard
4 17 (54.84%) CSS
5 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
5 16 (51.61%) HTML5
6 13 (41.94%) Web Design
6 13 (41.94%) jQuery
6 13 (41.94%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (22.58%) PHP
8 6 (19.35%) MySQL
9 3 (9.68%) Dreamweaver
9 3 (9.68%) Fireworks
9 3 (9.68%) Animation
10 2 (6.45%) MS Office
10 2 (6.45%) XML
10 2 (6.45%) XHTML
10 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
10 2 (6.45%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (6.45%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (6.45%) Pure360
11 1 (3.23%) Java
11 1 (3.23%) .NET
11 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
11 1 (3.23%) JSP
11 1 (3.23%) SOAP
11 1 (3.23%) Web Services
11 1 (3.23%) XSLT
11 1 (3.23%) Flash

Adobe Illustrator
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 31 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (9.68%) Fireworks
3 2 (6.45%) MS Office
3 2 (6.45%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (6.45%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.23%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (3.23%) Maya
4 1 (3.23%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Pure360
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.23%) Games
1 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Designer
2 17 (54.84%) Developer
3 15 (48.39%) Front-End Developer
4 11 (35.48%) Web Developer
5 6 (19.35%) Front-End Web Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Web Designer
7 2 (6.45%) Graphic Designer
8 1 (3.23%) UI Designer
8 1 (3.23%) UI Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Creative Designer
8 1 (3.23%) User Experience Designer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Designer
8 1 (3.23%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (64.52%) HTML
2 17 (54.84%) CSS
3 16 (51.61%) HTML5
4 13 (41.94%) jQuery
5 2 (6.45%) XHTML
5 2 (6.45%) XML
6 1 (3.23%) XSLT
6 1 (3.23%) Flash
6 1 (3.23%) .NET
6 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.23%) JSP
6 1 (3.23%) SOAP
6 1 (3.23%) Web Services
6 1 (3.23%) SVG
6 1 (3.23%) CGI
6 1 (3.23%) Ajax
6 1 (3.23%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Animation
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Social Media
2 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.23%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Web Design
1 13 (41.94%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (3.23%) SEO
2 1 (3.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
2 7 (22.58%) PHP
3 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) Adobe
2 20 (64.52%) Orchard
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) Sony
4 1 (3.23%) Perforce