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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Illustrator
Rank 344 374 393
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +19
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 309 213 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.53% 0.41% 0.37%
As % of the Applications category 4.06% 3.20% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 119 123
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£340 £300 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +27.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £400 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £288 £235
% change year-on-year
+21.73% +22.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 4
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.04 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £22.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.37%

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
7610 6664 6857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.04% 12.70% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4254 3629 3490
Average daily rate £330 £328 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +0.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £150 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 781 644 740
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.13 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.72 £26.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.32 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -6.45%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +54 302 £340 +13.33% 93
London +31 139 £325 - 32
South East +1 56 £321 +100.78% 19
East of England +6 35 £350 +18.14% 6
City of London +21 32 £388 +19.23% 6
East Midlands +24 25 £250 +25.00% 4
Hertfordshire -12 21 £350 +21.73% 3
Berkshire +23 19 £313 +316.66% 7
South West -28 17 £363 +2.83% 6
Leicestershire +21 16 £225 +12.50% 3
Watford - 16 £350 - 1
Yorkshire +8 14 £350 +30.23% 7
Devon -7 13 £350 +87.16% 2
North West -14 10 £350 +59.09% 14
Buckinghamshire - 10 £265 - 3
Maidenhead +7 9 £375 +400.00%
Surrey -6 9 £175 - 1
Northamptonshire - 9 £403 -
Northampton - 9 £403 -
Hampshire -12 8 £350 - 4
Leeds 0 7 £350 +30.23% 2
West Yorkshire -5 7 £350 +30.23% 2
Leicester +15 6 £225 -40.00%
Manchester +1 6 £350 - 3
Portsmouth - 6 - -
York - 5 £350 - 2
West Sussex - 5 £363 - 1
North Yorkshire - 5 £350 - 3
High Wycombe - 5 - - 2
Cambridgeshire +1 4 £269 -28.33% 2

Adobe Illustrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 572 (94.70%) Photoshop
2 394 (65.23%) HTML
3 371 (61.42%) CSS
4 300 (49.67%) Adobe
5 276 (45.70%) User Experience
6 211 (34.93%) JavaScript
7 159 (26.32%) HTML5
8 121 (20.03%) jQuery
9 112 (18.54%) Agile Software Development
10 103 (17.05%) Flash
11 102 (16.89%) CSS3
12 94 (15.56%) InDesign
12 94 (15.56%) Axure RP
13 88 (14.57%) Web Design
14 85 (14.07%) Marketing
15 76 (12.58%) Android
16 72 (11.92%) Graphic Design
17 70 (11.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
18 67 (11.09%) Dreamweaver
19 64 (10.60%) Responsive Web Design
20 63 (10.43%) E-Commerce
21 62 (10.26%) Mobile App
22 61 (10.10%) Apple iOS
23 56 (9.27%) OmniGraffle
24 50 (8.28%) Fireworks
25 49 (8.11%) Information Architecture
26 46 (7.62%) Degree
27 45 (7.45%) Adobe After Effects
28 44 (7.28%) Retail
29 43 (7.12%) XHTML

Adobe Illustrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 17 (2.81%) CMS
2 15 (2.48%) WordPress
3 11 (1.82%) Drupal
4 10 (1.66%) SharePoint
5 9 (1.49%) Node.js
6 2 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.33%) Moodle
7 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.17%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.17%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.17%) Kinematics
7 1 (0.17%) Joomla!
Applications
1 572 (94.70%) Photoshop
2 94 (15.56%) InDesign
3 70 (11.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 56 (9.27%) OmniGraffle
5 50 (8.28%) Fireworks
6 45 (7.45%) Adobe After Effects
7 24 (3.97%) MS PowerPoint
8 22 (3.64%) MS Visio
9 20 (3.31%) Acrobat
9 20 (3.31%) MS Office
10 12 (1.99%) MS Excel
11 11 (1.82%) FrameMaker
12 7 (1.16%) CINEMA 4D
13 6 (0.99%) Adobe Captivate
14 5 (0.83%) Maya
15 3 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
15 3 (0.50%) MS Project
15 3 (0.50%) AutoCAD
16 2 (0.33%) 3ds Max
16 2 (0.33%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 3 (0.50%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.17%) Summit
2 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.66%) Amazon S3
1 10 (1.66%) Heroku
1 10 (1.66%) GitHub
2 1 (0.17%) Office 365
2 1 (0.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.15%) Internet
2 10 (1.66%) SSH
3 7 (1.16%) FTP
4 6 (0.99%) Intranet
5 1 (0.17%) LAN
5 1 (0.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (2.48%) MySQL
2 10 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (1.66%) MongoDB
3 8 (1.32%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.33%) MS Access
5 1 (0.17%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 94 (15.56%) Axure RP
2 67 (11.09%) Dreamweaver
3 32 (5.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 16 (2.65%) Subversion
5 12 (1.99%) Visual Studio
5 12 (1.99%) Git (software)
6 11 (1.82%) Karma Test Runner
7 10 (1.66%) Sublime Text
7 10 (1.66%) RSpec
7 10 (1.66%) Cucumber
8 7 (1.16%) Microsoft Blend
9 5 (0.83%) Flex Builder
9 5 (0.83%) Mercurial
9 5 (0.83%) Grunt
10 3 (0.50%) Bower
10 3 (0.50%) Yeoman
10 3 (0.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 3 (0.50%) JIRA
10 3 (0.50%) NUnit
11 2 (0.33%) Eclipse
General
1 85 (14.07%) Marketing
2 44 (7.28%) Retail
3 39 (6.46%) Finance
4 31 (5.13%) Banking
5 26 (4.30%) Manufacturing
6 23 (3.81%) Advertising
7 22 (3.64%) Games
8 15 (2.48%) Telecoms
8 15 (2.48%) Interactive Media
9 13 (2.15%) Automotive
9 13 (2.15%) Retail Banking
10 10 (1.66%) Multimedia
11 8 (1.32%) Legal
11 8 (1.32%) Publishing
12 6 (0.99%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.33%) Music Industry
13 2 (0.33%) Electronics
14 1 (0.17%) Front Office
14 1 (0.17%) Back Office
14 1 (0.17%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 376 (62.25%) Designer
2 167 (27.65%) Developer
3 95 (15.73%) Web Designer
4 90 (14.90%) UX Designer
5 80 (13.25%) Front-End Developer
6 64 (10.60%) Digital Designer
7 61 (10.10%) UI Designer
8 47 (7.78%) Web Developer
9 41 (6.79%) Visual Designer
10 39 (6.46%) Photoshop Designer
11 34 (5.63%) Graphic Designer
12 27 (4.47%) Senior Designer
13 25 (4.14%) UI Developer
14 24 (3.97%) UI Programmer
15 16 (2.65%) Architect
16 15 (2.48%) User Experience Architect
17 13 (2.15%) Author
18 12 (1.99%) Junior
18 12 (1.99%) Front-End Web Developer
19 11 (1.82%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 394 (65.23%) HTML
2 371 (61.42%) CSS
3 159 (26.32%) HTML5
4 121 (20.03%) jQuery
5 103 (17.05%) Flash
6 102 (16.89%) CSS3
7 43 (7.12%) XHTML
8 38 (6.29%) Ajax
9 33 (5.46%) AngularJS
10 31 (5.13%) Sass
10 31 (5.13%) XML
11 20 (3.31%) Backbone.js
12 19 (3.15%) Apache Flex
13 16 (2.65%) JSON
14 15 (2.48%) Ruby on Rails
15 13 (2.15%) WPF
15 13 (2.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 10 (1.66%) .NET
17 9 (1.49%) Silverlight
18 8 (1.32%) JSLint
Miscellaneous
1 276 (45.70%) User Experience
2 72 (11.92%) Graphic Design
3 62 (10.26%) Mobile App
4 31 (5.13%) Social Media
4 31 (5.13%) W3C
5 27 (4.47%) Animation
6 17 (2.81%) Visualisation
7 16 (2.65%) Digital Media
8 14 (2.32%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (2.32%) iPhone
8 14 (2.32%) E-Learning
9 10 (1.66%) Smartphone
10 9 (1.49%) Photography
11 7 (1.16%) Mobile Payment
12 6 (0.99%) RIA
13 5 (0.83%) Online Games
13 5 (0.83%) Learning Management System
13 5 (0.83%) Streaming Video
14 4 (0.66%) GIS
14 4 (0.66%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 76 (12.58%) Android
2 61 (10.10%) Apple iOS
3 14 (2.32%) Windows
4 11 (1.82%) Mac OS
5 10 (1.66%) Linux
6 7 (1.16%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.33%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (18.54%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (14.57%) Web Design
3 64 (10.60%) Responsive Web Design
4 63 (10.43%) E-Commerce
5 49 (8.11%) Information Architecture
6 42 (6.95%) Web Development
7 38 (6.29%) Scrum
7 38 (6.29%) UX Design
8 29 (4.80%) Web Accessibility
8 29 (4.80%) Usability Testing
9 25 (4.14%) SEO
10 21 (3.48%) OO
11 19 (3.15%) TDD
12 17 (2.81%) Content Management
13 14 (2.32%) Time Management
14 13 (2.15%) Software Engineering
14 13 (2.15%) Project Management
15 10 (1.66%) Workflow
15 10 (1.66%) MVC
15 10 (1.66%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 211 (34.93%) JavaScript
2 30 (4.97%) PHP
3 19 (3.15%) ActionScript
4 15 (2.48%) Ruby
5 14 (2.32%) ActionScript 3.0
6 11 (1.82%) XAML
7 8 (1.32%) C#
8 7 (1.16%) Java
9 6 (0.99%) ActionScript 2.0
10 3 (0.50%) Lua
11 2 (0.33%) C
11 2 (0.33%) SQL
11 2 (0.33%) Python
12 1 (0.17%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 46 (7.62%) Degree
2 6 (0.99%) Security Cleared
3 5 (0.83%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.17%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.66%) QA
2 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.17%) WCAG
2 1 (0.17%) WAI
Vendors
1 300 (49.67%) Adobe
2 35 (5.79%) Microsoft
3 17 (2.81%) Apple
4 16 (2.65%) Orchard
5 8 (1.32%) Google
6 4 (0.66%) Twitter
6 4 (0.66%) Oracle
7 3 (0.50%) Stellent
7 3 (0.50%) Xamarin
7 3 (0.50%) Appcelerator
7 3 (0.50%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.33%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.33%) Yahoo!
8 2 (0.33%) Quark
8 2 (0.33%) Mapinfo
8 2 (0.33%) Nokia
9 1 (0.17%) Lotus
9 1 (0.17%) SAP
9 1 (0.17%) Macromedia
9 1 (0.17%) HP
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