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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Illustrator
Rank 117 130 132
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 14 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.43% 0.14% 0.23%
As % of the Applications category 3.64% 1.22% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £220 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £220 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £220 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £260 £220
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £30.29 £10.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +191.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.35 £23.75 £12.69
% change year-on-year
-5.89% +87.19%
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
385 327 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 11.84% 11.68% 9.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 138 116
Average daily rate £299 £273 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.63% -9.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £135 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 47 35
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.15 £44.90 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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
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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
Manchester - 8 £350 - 4
Lancashire -19 4 £375 +70.45% 1
Cheshire - 1 £375 - 3
Cumbria - - - - 1
Merseyside - - - - 1
Adobe Illustrator
England

Adobe Illustrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 24 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 15 (62.50%) HTML
2 15 (62.50%) CSS
3 13 (54.17%) Adobe
4 11 (45.83%) User Experience
5 10 (41.67%) jQuery
6 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
7 8 (33.33%) Orchard
8 6 (25.00%) HTML5
8 6 (25.00%) Mobile App
8 6 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
8 6 (25.00%) Web Design
9 5 (20.83%) MySQL
9 5 (20.83%) Fireworks
9 5 (20.83%) PHP
9 5 (20.83%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (12.50%) Android
11 3 (12.50%) Apple iOS
12 2 (8.33%) Information Architecture
12 2 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (8.33%) UX Design
12 2 (8.33%) Finance
12 2 (8.33%) Graphic Design
13 1 (4.17%) Animation
13 1 (4.17%) Time Management
13 1 (4.17%) Marketing
13 1 (4.17%) Usability Engineering
13 1 (4.17%) InDesign
13 1 (4.17%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 24 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 5 (20.83%) Fireworks
3 2 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (4.17%) InDesign
4 1 (4.17%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (4.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (4.17%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Designer
2 7 (29.17%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Front-End Web Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 5 (20.83%) UX Designer
5 2 (8.33%) Graphic Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Web Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Architect
6 1 (4.17%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) HTML
1 15 (62.50%) CSS
2 10 (41.67%) jQuery
3 6 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (4.17%) .NET
4 1 (4.17%) XML
4 1 (4.17%) Flash
4 1 (4.17%) XHTML
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) User Experience
2 6 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.33%) Graphic Design
4 1 (4.17%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Android
1 3 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Web Design
2 5 (20.83%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) Information Architecture
4 2 (8.33%) UX Design
5 1 (4.17%) Time Management
5 1 (4.17%) Usability Engineering
5 1 (4.17%) Content Management
5 1 (4.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.83%) PHP
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Adobe
2 8 (33.33%) Orchard
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
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