The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the South West region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Illustrator
Rank 139 114 145
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +31
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 4 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% 0.21% 0.055%
As % of the Applications category 0.76% 1.52% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Average daily rate £395 £200 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+97.50% -55.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £225 £225
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
526 329 496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 15.81% 13.99% 13.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 169 286
Average daily rate £303 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.46% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £420 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 36 82
Average hourly rate £19.00 £13.73 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.38% -60.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £36.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
Adobe Illustrator
England

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator across the South West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Adobe Illustrator Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Dorset -4 2 £475 +352.38% 1
Cornwall - 1 £215 - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £315 -
Bristol - - - -
Devon - - - - 1
Somerset - - - - 1
Adobe Illustrator
England

Adobe Illustrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) Flash
3 4 (66.67%) Adobe
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Fireworks
5 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
5 2 (33.33%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (33.33%) Axure RP
5 2 (33.33%) InDesign
5 2 (33.33%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (33.33%) Graphic Design
5 2 (33.33%) Animation
6 1 (16.67%) Joomla!
6 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
6 1 (16.67%) Drupal
6 1 (16.67%) jQuery
6 1 (16.67%) WordPress
6 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (16.67%) Google
6 1 (16.67%) Banking
6 1 (16.67%) Analytics
6 1 (16.67%) Electronics
6 1 (16.67%) SEO
6 1 (16.67%) CMS
6 1 (16.67%) Acrobat
6 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Joomla!
1 1 (16.67%) Drupal
1 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (33.33%) Fireworks
2 2 (33.33%) InDesign
2 2 (33.33%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (33.33%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Designer
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Designer
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) Flash
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Graphic Design
1 2 (33.33%) Animation
1 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) SEO
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft