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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Illustrator
Rank 125 142 110
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -32
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 13 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.43% 0.12% 0.58%
As % of the Applications category 3.87% 0.76% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£340 £395 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.92% +97.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £214
% change year-on-year
- +40.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.59 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-1.97% +5.00%
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 South West region.

Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
336 523 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 11.01% 16.20% 14.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 295 164
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £308
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 57 37
Average hourly rate £14.75 £22.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.95% +69.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.65 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £42.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -4.61%

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 4 May 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 - 11 - -
Wiltshire +3 1 £340 +7.93% 1
Somerset - 1 - - 2
Adobe Illustrator
England

Adobe Illustrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 28 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 24 (85.71%) HTML
3 22 (78.57%) User Experience
4 21 (75.00%) CSS
5 19 (67.86%) HTML5
5 19 (67.86%) CSS3
6 12 (42.86%) Fireworks
6 12 (42.86%) Adobe
6 12 (42.86%) Web Design
6 12 (42.86%) Web Development
7 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
7 11 (39.29%) Information Architecture
8 10 (35.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
8 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (35.71%) Banking
8 10 (35.71%) W3C
8 10 (35.71%) Finance
9 9 (32.14%) Usability Testing
10 7 (25.00%) XML
10 7 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (14.29%) Degree
12 3 (10.71%) InDesign
12 3 (10.71%) HND
12 3 (10.71%) Digital Media
12 3 (10.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 3 (10.71%) Axure RP
13 2 (7.14%) ISO 9001
13 2 (7.14%) ISO 14001
13 2 (7.14%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 28 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 12 (42.86%) Fireworks
3 10 (35.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (10.71%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Summit
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 3 (10.71%) Axure RP
General
1 10 (35.71%) Banking
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Designer
2 9 (32.14%) Web Designer
3 6 (21.43%) Digital Designer
3 6 (21.43%) UI Designer
4 4 (14.29%) Photoshop Designer
5 3 (10.71%) Visual Designer
6 2 (7.14%) Interface Designer
6 2 (7.14%) UX Designer
7 1 (3.57%) Graphic Designer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Designer
7 1 (3.57%) Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Lead Designer
7 1 (3.57%) User Experience Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Senior UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (85.71%) HTML
2 21 (75.00%) CSS
3 19 (67.86%) HTML5
3 19 (67.86%) CSS3
4 7 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (78.57%) User Experience
2 10 (35.71%) W3C
3 3 (10.71%) Digital Media
4 2 (7.14%) Tandem
5 1 (3.57%) Graphic Design
5 1 (3.57%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Web Design
1 12 (42.86%) Web Development
2 11 (39.29%) Information Architecture
3 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (32.14%) Usability Testing
5 7 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
2 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 4 (14.29%) Degree
4 3 (10.71%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) ISO 9001
1 2 (7.14%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Adobe