The table below looks at the statistics for Adobe Illustrator skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe Illustrator over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Illustrator
Rank 327 363 431
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +68
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 312 221 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.56% 0.42% 0.30%
As % of the Applications category 4.36% 3.28% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 96 110
Average daily rate
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of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£325 £268 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.38% -2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £424 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £175 £275
% change year-on-year
+78.57% -36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 7
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.75 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.22% -15.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.80 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.71 £25.50 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -13.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
7163 6734 7689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.93% 12.66% 13.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4022 3703 4024
Average daily rate £335 £335 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £151 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £501 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 707 644 801
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.12 £16.07
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -5.94%

Adobe Illustrator
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Adobe Illustrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Adobe Illustrator
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator within the UK.

Adobe Illustrator Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Adobe Illustrator
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Adobe Illustrator Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Adobe Illustrator
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Adobe Illustrator within the UK.

Adobe Illustrator Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Adobe Illustrator
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Adobe Illustrator Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Adobe Illustrator
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 20 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
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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
England +39 298 £325 +21.38% 82
London +50 135 £325 +10.16% 36
South East +22 64 £313 +78.57% 18
Berkshire +26 27 £313 +25.00% 2
City of London +30 26 £350 +31.82% 11
East of England -7 26 £338 +20.00% 5
South West -14 26 £350 +69.90% 1
Hertfordshire -1 18 £350 +67.06% 2
Hampshire -4 17 £350 +133.33% 6
East Midlands +25 16 £200 -46.66% 7
Devon 0 15 £375 +100.53% 1
North West -33 13 £285 +75.38% 10
Watford - 12 £350 -
Northampton - 10 £238 - 2
Northamptonshire - 10 £238 - 2
Merseyside +6 9 - - 1
Liverpool +3 9 - - 1
Scotland -8 9 £225 - 2
West Midlands -9 9 £278 -13.28% 2
Swindon +6 8 £350 -
Wiltshire -6 8 £350 -
Maidenhead - 8 £390 -
Glasgow -6 7 £250 - 1
Buckinghamshire +8 6 £200 -5.88% 4
Leicestershire +7 5 £190 -49.33% 3
Yorkshire +3 5 £300 -20.00% 3
Surrey -11 5 £188 +7.14% 3
Cambridgeshire -9 4 £269 -25.86%
West Sussex - 4 £313 -
Crawley - 4 £313 -

Adobe Illustrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 628 (92.22%) Photoshop
2 444 (65.20%) HTML
3 413 (60.65%) CSS
4 373 (54.77%) Adobe
5 233 (34.21%) JavaScript
6 202 (29.66%) HTML5
7 144 (21.15%) jQuery
8 140 (20.56%) CSS3
9 115 (16.89%) InDesign
10 110 (16.15%) Flash
11 109 (16.01%) Responsive Web Design
12 95 (13.95%) Axure RP
13 93 (13.66%) Marketing
14 90 (13.22%) Android
15 88 (12.92%) E-Commerce
16 75 (11.01%) Web Design
17 73 (10.72%) Mobile App
18 62 (9.10%) PHP
19 61 (8.96%) Web Development
20 60 (8.81%) Adobe After Effects
20 60 (8.81%) Fireworks
20 60 (8.81%) OmniGraffle
20 60 (8.81%) Apple iOS
21 56 (8.22%) Dreamweaver
21 56 (8.22%) Graphic Design
22 53 (7.78%) XHTML
23 51 (7.49%) Animation
24 49 (7.20%) Retail
25 47 (6.90%) Finance
26 46 (6.75%) Degree

Adobe Illustrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 39 (5.73%) WordPress
2 27 (3.96%) CMS
3 10 (1.47%) Node.js
4 5 (0.73%) Drupal
4 5 (0.73%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.44%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.29%) Moodle
6 2 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.15%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.15%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.15%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.15%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 628 (92.22%) Photoshop
2 115 (16.89%) InDesign
3 60 (8.81%) Adobe After Effects
3 60 (8.81%) Fireworks
3 60 (8.81%) OmniGraffle
4 28 (4.11%) MS Office
5 23 (3.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 23 (3.38%) Acrobat
6 10 (1.47%) MS Excel
7 8 (1.17%) MS Visio
8 6 (0.88%) FrameMaker
8 6 (0.88%) MS Project
8 6 (0.88%) Adobe Captivate
8 6 (0.88%) 3ds Max
8 6 (0.88%) CorelDRAW
9 5 (0.73%) CINEMA 4D
10 4 (0.59%) Adobe Premiere
11 2 (0.29%) Maya
11 2 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.15%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 30 (4.41%) Magento
2 6 (0.88%) WebTrends
3 4 (0.59%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.29%) SiteCatalyst
5 1 (0.15%) Summit
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.47%) Heroku
1 10 (1.47%) GitHub
1 10 (1.47%) Amazon S3
2 2 (0.29%) Pure360
2 2 (0.29%) SaaS
3 1 (0.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.64%) Internet
2 10 (1.47%) SSH
3 4 (0.59%) FTP
3 4 (0.59%) Intranet
4 2 (0.29%) SMS
5 1 (0.15%) LAN
5 1 (0.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (5.58%) MySQL
2 19 (2.79%) SQL Server
3 10 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (1.47%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.29%) MS Access
5 1 (0.15%) Big Data
5 1 (0.15%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 95 (13.95%) Axure RP
2 56 (8.22%) Dreamweaver
3 29 (4.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 18 (2.64%) Microsoft Blend
5 17 (2.50%) Karma Test Runner
5 17 (2.50%) Subversion
6 11 (1.62%) Git (software)
7 10 (1.47%) Cucumber
7 10 (1.47%) RSpec
7 10 (1.47%) Grunt
7 10 (1.47%) Sublime Text
8 7 (1.03%) Jasmine
9 6 (0.88%) Visual Studio
9 6 (0.88%) Jenkins
10 5 (0.73%) Flex Builder
11 4 (0.59%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.44%) Mercurial
12 3 (0.44%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 3 (0.44%) NUnit
12 3 (0.44%) JIRA
General
1 93 (13.66%) Marketing
2 49 (7.20%) Retail
3 47 (6.90%) Finance
4 33 (4.85%) Banking
5 32 (4.70%) Advertising
6 22 (3.23%) Games
7 14 (2.06%) Retail Banking
7 14 (2.06%) Publishing
8 11 (1.62%) Legal
9 10 (1.47%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.47%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.47%) Multimedia
10 9 (1.32%) Interactive Media
11 8 (1.17%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.88%) Back Office
12 6 (0.88%) French Language
13 4 (0.59%) Automotive
14 3 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.29%) Electronics
15 2 (0.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 425 (62.41%) Designer
2 201 (29.52%) Developer
3 93 (13.66%) User Experience Designer
4 87 (12.78%) Front-End Developer
5 82 (12.04%) Web Designer
6 70 (10.28%) UI Designer
7 69 (10.13%) Digital Designer
8 64 (9.40%) Visual Designer
9 63 (9.25%) Web Developer
10 47 (6.90%) Graphic Designer
11 39 (5.73%) Photoshop Designer
12 36 (5.29%) Senior Designer
13 28 (4.11%) UI Developer
14 27 (3.96%) UI Programmer
15 22 (3.23%) Front-End Web Developer
16 18 (2.64%) Junior
17 15 (2.20%) Senior User Experience Designer
18 14 (2.06%) Interface Designer
19 12 (1.76%) Junior Designer
20 11 (1.62%) Interaction Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 444 (65.20%) HTML
2 413 (60.65%) CSS
3 202 (29.66%) HTML5
4 144 (21.15%) jQuery
5 140 (20.56%) CSS3
6 110 (16.15%) Flash
7 53 (7.78%) XHTML
8 43 (6.31%) Sass
9 42 (6.17%) AngularJS
10 36 (5.29%) XML
11 32 (4.70%) JSON
12 27 (3.96%) Ajax
13 24 (3.52%) Backbone.js
13 24 (3.52%) WPF
14 21 (3.08%) Apache Flex
15 18 (2.64%) Ruby on Rails
16 17 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 17 (2.50%) Silverlight
17 11 (1.62%) .NET
18 10 (1.47%) JSLint
Miscellaneous
1 73 (10.72%) Mobile App
2 56 (8.22%) Graphic Design
3 51 (7.49%) Animation
4 42 (6.17%) Social Media
5 29 (4.26%) iPhone
6 27 (3.96%) W3C
7 15 (2.20%) Smartphone
8 13 (1.91%) E-Learning
8 13 (1.91%) Visualisation
9 11 (1.62%) Open Source
9 11 (1.62%) Digital Media
9 11 (1.62%) Photography
10 8 (1.17%) Blackberry
11 7 (1.03%) RIA
12 6 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.73%) Streaming Video
13 5 (0.73%) Online Banking
14 4 (0.59%) Computer Science
14 4 (0.59%) Learning Management System
15 3 (0.44%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 90 (13.22%) Android
2 60 (8.81%) Apple iOS
3 37 (5.43%) Windows
4 23 (3.38%) Windows Mobile
5 11 (1.62%) Mac OS
6 10 (1.47%) Linux
7 4 (0.59%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (16.01%) Responsive Web Design
2 88 (12.92%) E-Commerce
3 75 (11.01%) Web Design
4 61 (8.96%) Web Development
5 44 (6.46%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (6.17%) SEO
7 40 (5.87%) Information Architecture
8 35 (5.14%) Usability Testing
9 34 (4.99%) User Experience Design
10 32 (4.70%) Scrum
10 32 (4.70%) OO
11 27 (3.96%) TDD
12 21 (3.08%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (2.94%) Content Management
14 14 (2.06%) Time Management
14 14 (2.06%) Project Management
15 13 (1.91%) Software Engineering
15 13 (1.91%) Web Accessibility
16 11 (1.62%) Analytics
17 10 (1.47%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 233 (34.21%) JavaScript
2 62 (9.10%) PHP
3 23 (3.38%) XAML
4 22 (3.23%) SQL
4 22 (3.23%) ActionScript
5 19 (2.79%) Ruby
6 17 (2.50%) Java
7 14 (2.06%) ActionScript 3.0
8 7 (1.03%) ActionScript 2.0
9 5 (0.73%) Python
9 5 (0.73%) C#
10 3 (0.44%) PHP5
10 3 (0.44%) Perl
11 2 (0.29%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.15%) Lua
12 1 (0.15%) C
Qualifications
1 46 (6.75%) Degree
2 13 (1.91%) Security Cleared
3 11 (1.62%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.15%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.73%) QA
2 1 (0.15%) WCAG
2 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 373 (54.77%) Adobe
2 45 (6.61%) Microsoft
3 22 (3.23%) Orchard
4 14 (2.06%) Google
5 13 (1.91%) Apple
6 9 (1.32%) Twitter
6 9 (1.32%) Sony
7 7 (1.03%) Infragistics
8 5 (0.73%) Facebook
8 5 (0.73%) Oracle
9 4 (0.59%) Yahoo!
10 3 (0.44%) Xamarin
10 3 (0.44%) Appcelerator
10 3 (0.44%) Lyris
10 3 (0.44%) DoubleClick
10 3 (0.44%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.44%) Stellent
10 3 (0.44%) JD Edwards
10 3 (0.44%) SAP
11 2 (0.29%) Nokia
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