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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Illustrator
Rank 390 329 378
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +49
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 232 295 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.54% 0.43%
As % of the Applications category 3.40% 4.12% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 186 93
Average daily rate
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£325 £316 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.76% +21.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £190 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £305 £200
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +52.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 12
Average hourly rate £10.75 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.42% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £15.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £143.00 £33.70 £41.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.50 £19.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -19.14%

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
6824 7159 6531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.96% 13.08% 12.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3981 3955 3547
Average daily rate £345 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £155 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 668 746 665
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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 28 July 2015.

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 28 July 2015.

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 28 July 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
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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 -84 210 £318 -2.30% 115
London -36 108 £375 +15.38% 48
South East -19 49 £250 -23.07% 18
City of London -17 24 £300 -25.00% 13
Berkshire -1 21 £250 -28.57% 3
Hampshire +3 15 £350 +3.70% 1
Scotland +4 14 £450 +105.24% 3
Basingstoke +3 13 £323 +7.50%
North West -25 13 £328 +14.91% 10
Edinburgh +5 12 £450 +140.00% 2
Manchester -9 12 £325 -13.33% 2
South West -3 9 £400 +14.28% 8
East of England -3 9 £150 -36.84% 8
West Midlands -3 8 £225 -18.18% 11
Reading +3 7 £250 - 2
Croydon -11 6 - -
Oxfordshire -17 6 £250 -25.92% 2
North East - 6 £375 - 1
East Sussex 0 5 - - 1
Brighton -8 5 - - 1
East Midlands -9 5 £225 +15.38% 6
Newbury -1 4 £300 -
Cambridgeshire -7 4 - - 2
West Yorkshire -20 4 £320 +2.40% 3
Yorkshire -37 4 £320 +6.66% 5
Staffordshire - 4 £115 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 4 £375 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £375 - 1
Bristol - 4 £400 - 2
Devon -5 3 £400 -8.57% 1

Adobe Illustrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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.

1 412 (96.94%) Photoshop
2 243 (57.18%) HTML
3 228 (53.65%) CSS
4 219 (51.53%) User Experience
5 198 (46.59%) Adobe
6 135 (31.76%) JavaScript
7 111 (26.12%) HTML5
8 97 (22.82%) CSS3
9 88 (20.71%) Web Design
10 81 (19.06%) jQuery
11 77 (18.12%) Agile Software Development
12 75 (17.65%) InDesign
13 68 (16.00%) Marketing
14 67 (15.76%) Graphic Design
14 67 (15.76%) Axure RP
15 66 (15.53%) Information Architecture
16 60 (14.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
17 55 (12.94%) Responsive Web Design
18 53 (12.47%) Fireworks
19 52 (12.24%) Flash
20 50 (11.76%) Degree
21 47 (11.06%) Sass
22 42 (9.88%) Git (software)
23 40 (9.41%) E-Commerce
23 40 (9.41%) Dreamweaver
23 40 (9.41%) OmniGraffle
24 38 (8.94%) Retail
25 35 (8.24%) Mobile App
26 34 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 34 (8.00%) W3C

Adobe Illustrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 19 (4.47%) CMS
2 16 (3.76%) Node.js
3 15 (3.53%) WordPress
4 4 (0.94%) Drupal
4 4 (0.94%) Apache
5 2 (0.47%) IIS
6 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.24%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.24%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.24%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 412 (96.94%) Photoshop
2 75 (17.65%) InDesign
3 60 (14.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 53 (12.47%) Fireworks
5 40 (9.41%) OmniGraffle
6 31 (7.29%) Adobe After Effects
7 28 (6.59%) MS Visio
8 22 (5.18%) MS Office
9 14 (3.29%) Acrobat
10 9 (2.12%) MS PowerPoint
11 8 (1.88%) MS Excel
12 6 (1.41%) CINEMA 4D
13 5 (1.18%) Maya
14 3 (0.71%) QuarkXPress
14 3 (0.71%) Adobe Premiere
14 3 (0.71%) ZBrush
15 2 (0.47%) MODO
15 2 (0.47%) Edge Animate
15 2 (0.47%) 3ds Max
16 1 (0.24%) FreeHand
Business Applications
1 7 (1.65%) Tridion
2 5 (1.18%) Magento
3 4 (0.94%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.47%) SaaS
2 2 (0.47%) GitHub
2 2 (0.47%) Responsys
2 2 (0.47%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.24%) eCircle
3 1 (0.24%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.53%) Internet
2 2 (0.47%) SSL
2 2 (0.47%) FTP
3 1 (0.24%) HTTP
3 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.24%) VPN
3 1 (0.24%) DNS
3 1 (0.24%) Intranet
3 1 (0.24%) SSH
3 1 (0.24%) 4G
3 1 (0.24%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.76%) MySQL
2 5 (1.18%) Relational Database
3 4 (0.94%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.47%) Spotfire
4 2 (0.47%) QlikView
5 1 (0.24%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.24%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.24%) Big Data
5 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 67 (15.76%) Axure RP
2 42 (9.88%) Git (software)
3 40 (9.41%) Dreamweaver
4 23 (5.41%) Grunt
5 22 (5.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 15 (3.53%) gulp
7 11 (2.59%) Bower
8 9 (2.12%) Sublime Text
9 7 (1.65%) WebStorm
9 7 (1.65%) Mercurial
9 7 (1.65%) IntelliJ
10 5 (1.18%) Subversion
10 5 (1.18%) Microsoft Blend
11 4 (0.94%) Jasmine
11 4 (0.94%) PhantomJS
12 3 (0.71%) JIRA
12 3 (0.71%) Selenium
12 3 (0.71%) Visual Studio
13 2 (0.47%) NetBeans
13 2 (0.47%) GCC
General
1 68 (16.00%) Marketing
2 38 (8.94%) Retail
3 33 (7.76%) Telecoms
4 31 (7.29%) Advertising
5 24 (5.65%) Finance
6 19 (4.47%) Games
7 16 (3.76%) Banking
7 16 (3.76%) Interactive Media
8 10 (2.35%) Legal
9 8 (1.88%) Electronics
10 6 (1.41%) Multimedia
11 5 (1.18%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.94%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.47%) Publishing
13 2 (0.47%) Front Office
13 2 (0.47%) Arabic Language
13 2 (0.47%) French Language
13 2 (0.47%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.24%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 277 (65.18%) Designer
2 102 (24.00%) Developer
3 71 (16.71%) UI Designer
4 68 (16.00%) UX Designer
5 55 (12.94%) Web Designer
6 43 (10.12%) Front-End Developer
7 37 (8.71%) Graphic Designer
8 35 (8.24%) UI/UX Designer
9 30 (7.06%) Web Developer
9 30 (7.06%) Senior Designer
10 26 (6.12%) Photoshop Designer
11 21 (4.94%) Digital Designer
11 21 (4.94%) Junior
12 19 (4.47%) Visual Designer
13 14 (3.29%) UI Programmer
13 14 (3.29%) User Experience Architect
13 14 (3.29%) UI Developer
13 14 (3.29%) Architect
14 11 (2.59%) Junior Designer
15 10 (2.35%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (57.18%) HTML
2 228 (53.65%) CSS
3 111 (26.12%) HTML5
4 97 (22.82%) CSS3
5 81 (19.06%) jQuery
6 52 (12.24%) Flash
7 47 (11.06%) Sass
8 34 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 23 (5.41%) XHTML
10 17 (4.00%) AngularJS
11 15 (3.53%) Ajax
12 13 (3.06%) XML
12 13 (3.06%) LESS
13 10 (2.35%) REST
13 10 (2.35%) .NET
14 8 (1.88%) PhoneGap
15 7 (1.65%) ASP.NET
15 7 (1.65%) Web Services
16 5 (1.18%) WPF
17 4 (0.94%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 219 (51.53%) User Experience
2 67 (15.76%) Graphic Design
3 35 (8.24%) Mobile App
4 34 (8.00%) W3C
5 22 (5.18%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (4.24%) Animation
7 17 (4.00%) Visualisation
8 16 (3.76%) Digital Media
9 10 (2.35%) Social Media
9 10 (2.35%) Video Editing
10 9 (2.12%) Photography
10 9 (2.12%) Computer Science
11 5 (1.18%) Online Games
12 4 (0.94%) FMCG
12 4 (0.94%) Social Network
12 4 (0.94%) Copywriting
12 4 (0.94%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.94%) Interactive TV
13 3 (0.71%) E-Learning
13 3 (0.71%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (3.53%) Apple iOS
2 14 (3.29%) Android
3 13 (3.06%) Windows
4 6 (1.41%) Linux
5 5 (1.18%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.24%) UNIX
6 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (20.71%) Web Design
2 77 (18.12%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (15.53%) Information Architecture
4 55 (12.94%) Responsive Web Design
5 40 (9.41%) E-Commerce
6 32 (7.53%) Web Development
7 25 (5.88%) Content Management
8 21 (4.94%) UX Design
9 19 (4.47%) Web Accessibility
10 18 (4.24%) Usability Testing
11 15 (3.53%) Time Management
12 14 (3.29%) Workflow
13 13 (3.06%) OO
13 13 (3.06%) Rapid Prototyping
13 13 (3.06%) Analytics
14 12 (2.82%) Scrum
15 11 (2.59%) SEO
15 11 (2.59%) Project Management
15 11 (2.59%) Digital Marketing
16 9 (2.12%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 135 (31.76%) JavaScript
2 26 (6.12%) PHP
3 12 (2.82%) Java
4 7 (1.65%) TypeScript
4 7 (1.65%) Dart
4 7 (1.65%) ECMAScript
4 7 (1.65%) PHP5
5 6 (1.41%) Objective-C
5 6 (1.41%) SQL
5 6 (1.41%) C#
5 6 (1.41%) ActionScript
6 5 (1.18%) XAML
7 3 (0.71%) C++
8 2 (0.47%) VBA
8 2 (0.47%) Python
9 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.24%) VB
9 1 (0.24%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.24%) Ruby
9 1 (0.24%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 50 (11.76%) Degree
2 21 (4.94%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.82%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.24%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.94%) QA
2 3 (0.71%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.71%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.47%) WCAG
4 1 (0.24%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (0.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.71%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 198 (46.59%) Adobe
2 31 (7.29%) Microsoft
3 14 (3.29%) Macromedia
4 9 (2.12%) Twitter
5 8 (1.88%) Facebook
6 7 (1.65%) Google
6 7 (1.65%) Apple
7 4 (0.94%) Quark
8 3 (0.71%) Oracle
8 3 (0.71%) DoubleClick
9 2 (0.47%) ExactTarget
9 2 (0.47%) Omniture
9 2 (0.47%) Stellent
10 1 (0.24%) VMware
10 1 (0.24%) Alterian
10 1 (0.24%) IBM
10 1 (0.24%) Reuters
10 1 (0.24%) Symantec
10 1 (0.24%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.24%) Sitecore
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