The table below looks at the statistics for Adobe Illustrator skills in IT contracts advertised for the South 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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Illustrator
Rank 133 121 118
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 11 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.35% 0.11% 0.32%
As % of the Applications category 3.33% 0.72% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
Average daily rate
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of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£375 £475 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +137.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £225
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.85 £18.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+55.94% +21.31%
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 South West region.

Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
330 416 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 10.37% 14.76% 13.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 221 191
Average daily rate £350 £310 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £440 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 40 31
Average hourly rate £13.79 £20.16 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.59% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

Adobe Illustrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Adobe Illustrator Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Adobe Illustrator
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Adobe Illustrator Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Adobe Illustrator
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Adobe Illustrator Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Adobe Illustrator
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
Devon - 5 - -
Bristol - 2 £375 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - - 1
Somerset - - - -
Dorset - - - - 1
Adobe Illustrator
England

Adobe Illustrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 22 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 18 (81.82%) HTML
3 17 (77.27%) User Experience
4 16 (72.73%) CSS
5 13 (59.09%) CSS3
6 12 (54.55%) HTML5
7 11 (50.00%) Adobe
8 10 (45.45%) W3C
9 9 (40.91%) Finance
9 9 (40.91%) Banking
9 9 (40.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 8 (36.36%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (31.82%) XML
12 6 (27.27%) Web Design
13 5 (22.73%) Web Development
13 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
13 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
13 5 (22.73%) Fireworks
14 4 (18.18%) Degree
14 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (18.18%) Information Architecture
15 3 (13.64%) Digital Media
15 3 (13.64%) Usability Testing
15 3 (13.64%) HND
16 2 (9.09%) E-Learning
16 2 (9.09%) InDesign
16 2 (9.09%) Graphic Design
16 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
16 2 (9.09%) Tandem
16 2 (9.09%) Balsamiq Mockups

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 22 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 9 (40.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (22.73%) Fireworks
4 2 (9.09%) InDesign
5 1 (4.55%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (9.09%) Axure RP
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
1 9 (40.91%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Designer
2 6 (27.27%) Digital Designer
2 6 (27.27%) Web Designer
3 4 (18.18%) Photoshop Designer
4 3 (13.64%) UI Designer
4 3 (13.64%) Visual Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Interface Designer
6 1 (4.55%) User Experience Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Graphic Designer
6 1 (4.55%) E-Learning Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (81.82%) HTML
2 16 (72.73%) CSS
3 13 (59.09%) CSS3
4 12 (54.55%) HTML5
5 7 (31.82%) XML
6 1 (4.55%) Flash
6 1 (4.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (77.27%) User Experience
2 10 (45.45%) W3C
3 3 (13.64%) Digital Media
4 2 (9.09%) E-Learning
4 2 (9.09%) Tandem
4 2 (9.09%) Graphic Design
5 1 (4.55%) SCORM
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (27.27%) Web Design
3 5 (22.73%) Web Development
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) Information Architecture
5 3 (13.64%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.55%) PHP
1 1 (4.55%) ActionScript
1 1 (4.55%) ActionScript 3.0
1 1 (4.55%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) Degree
3 3 (13.64%) HND
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft