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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Illustrator
Rank 349 390 390
Rank change year-on-year
+41 0
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 265 184 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.36% 0.35%
As % of the Applications category 3.95% 2.76% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 113 95
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£350 £270 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £188 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £409 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £260 £213
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +22.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.40 £30.00 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.43 £22.50 £12.69
% change year-on-year
-0.33% +77.33%

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
6709 6676 6089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.37% 13.04% 12.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3942 3614 3073
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £130 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 695 658 733
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £9.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.98 £32.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.70
% change year-on-year
- -4.45%

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 December 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
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 December 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
(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
England +37 254 £350 +34.61% 79
London +23 109 £350 +27.27% 30
South East -21 55 £275 +5.76% 21
City of London +14 29 £375 +36.36% 8
Berkshire +6 24 £275 +5.76% 4
East Midlands +25 21 £225 +12.50% 3
Leicestershire +29 19 £210 +5.00% 3
South West -13 17 £375 -3.22% 4
Yorkshire +4 16 £350 +100.00% 4
North West -2 13 £375 +70.45% 9
West Yorkshire -3 12 £325 +85.71% 3
Buckinghamshire -6 12 £375 +59.57% 1
North East - 10 £450 - 1
Wiltshire -8 9 £395 +1.93% 1
East of England -11 9 £350 -17.15% 4
Tyne and Wear - 9 £450 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 8 £463 - 1
Swindon -5 7 £395 +1.93%
Milton Keynes -6 7 £363 - 1
Lancashire -16 7 £400 +81.81% 5
Oxfordshire -18 7 £275 +5.76% 8
Maidenhead +4 6 £375 - 3
Leeds - 6 £450 - 2
Bradford - 6 £250 - 1
Burnley - 6 £400 - 1
West Midlands -6 5 £300 +20.00% 3
Surrey -12 5 £270 +20.00% 2
Norfolk - 5 £313 - 1
Norwich - 5 £313 - 1
Hertfordshire +3 3 £350 -17.15% 1

Adobe Illustrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 552 (93.40%) Photoshop
2 385 (65.14%) HTML
3 353 (59.73%) CSS
4 310 (52.45%) Adobe
5 271 (45.85%) User Experience
6 200 (33.84%) JavaScript
7 173 (29.27%) HTML5
8 136 (23.01%) jQuery
9 116 (19.63%) Agile Software Development
10 104 (17.60%) CSS3
11 101 (17.09%) Axure RP
12 85 (14.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 82 (13.87%) InDesign
14 80 (13.54%) Flash
14 80 (13.54%) Web Design
15 74 (12.52%) Graphic Design
16 72 (12.18%) Dreamweaver
17 70 (11.84%) Marketing
18 69 (11.68%) Android
19 63 (10.66%) Finance
19 63 (10.66%) Apple iOS
20 60 (10.15%) Responsive Web Design
20 60 (10.15%) Mobile App
21 59 (9.98%) E-Commerce
22 58 (9.81%) Degree
23 51 (8.63%) Banking
24 47 (7.95%) Microsoft
24 47 (7.95%) Information Architecture
25 46 (7.78%) Web Development
26 44 (7.45%) OmniGraffle

Adobe Illustrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 23 (3.89%) CMS
2 21 (3.55%) WordPress
3 15 (2.54%) Drupal
3 15 (2.54%) SharePoint
4 5 (0.85%) Node.js
5 4 (0.68%) Umbraco
5 4 (0.68%) Liferay
5 4 (0.68%) ExpressionEngine
6 2 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.17%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.17%) Kinematics
Applications
1 552 (93.40%) Photoshop
2 85 (14.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 82 (13.87%) InDesign
4 44 (7.45%) OmniGraffle
5 43 (7.28%) Fireworks
6 39 (6.60%) MS Office
7 36 (6.09%) Acrobat
8 30 (5.08%) Adobe After Effects
9 23 (3.89%) MS Excel
9 23 (3.89%) MS Visio
10 22 (3.72%) MS PowerPoint
11 18 (3.05%) FrameMaker
12 12 (2.03%) Adobe Captivate
13 4 (0.68%) Maya
13 4 (0.68%) CINEMA 4D
13 4 (0.68%) Adobe Premiere
14 3 (0.51%) AutoCAD
14 3 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
15 2 (0.34%) Final Cut Pro
16 1 (0.17%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 4 (0.68%) Tridion
1 4 (0.68%) WebTrends
1 4 (0.68%) Magento
2 3 (0.51%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.17%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.69%) Amazon S3
1 10 (1.69%) Heroku
1 10 (1.69%) GitHub
2 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.37%) Internet
2 10 (1.69%) SSH
3 9 (1.52%) FTP
4 5 (0.85%) Intranet
5 1 (0.17%) LAN
5 1 (0.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (3.38%) MySQL
2 10 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (1.69%) MongoDB
3 9 (1.52%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.17%) MS Access
4 1 (0.17%) SQLite
4 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 101 (17.09%) Axure RP
2 72 (12.18%) Dreamweaver
3 32 (5.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 14 (2.37%) Git (software)
5 13 (2.20%) Subversion
5 13 (2.20%) Visual Studio
6 10 (1.69%) RSpec
6 10 (1.69%) Cucumber
6 10 (1.69%) Karma Test Runner
6 10 (1.69%) Sublime Text
7 6 (1.02%) Flex Builder
8 5 (0.85%) Mercurial
9 4 (0.68%) Microsoft Blend
9 4 (0.68%) Grunt
10 3 (0.51%) Bower
10 3 (0.51%) Yeoman
10 3 (0.51%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 1 (0.17%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.17%) JIRA
11 1 (0.17%) Selenium
General
1 70 (11.84%) Marketing
2 63 (10.66%) Finance
3 51 (8.63%) Banking
4 36 (6.09%) Retail
5 33 (5.58%) Manufacturing
6 19 (3.21%) Automotive
7 17 (2.88%) Advertising
8 15 (2.54%) Telecoms
8 15 (2.54%) Games
9 14 (2.37%) Interactive Media
10 12 (2.03%) Publishing
11 10 (1.69%) Multimedia
12 6 (1.02%) Investment Banking
12 6 (1.02%) Retail Banking
13 5 (0.85%) Legal
14 2 (0.34%) Electronics
14 2 (0.34%) Music Industry
15 1 (0.17%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.17%) French Language
15 1 (0.17%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 360 (60.91%) Designer
2 171 (28.93%) Developer
3 88 (14.89%) Front-End Developer
4 85 (14.38%) UX Designer
5 79 (13.37%) UI Designer
6 75 (12.69%) Web Designer
7 52 (8.80%) Web Developer
8 46 (7.78%) Digital Designer
9 41 (6.94%) Visual Designer
10 34 (5.75%) Photoshop Designer
11 32 (5.41%) Graphic Designer
12 28 (4.74%) Senior Designer
13 23 (3.89%) UI Developer
14 22 (3.72%) UI Programmer
15 19 (3.21%) Author
16 18 (3.05%) Technical Author
17 17 (2.88%) Architect
18 16 (2.71%) User Experience Architect
19 14 (2.37%) E-Learning Developer
20 13 (2.20%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 385 (65.14%) HTML
2 353 (59.73%) CSS
3 173 (29.27%) HTML5
4 136 (23.01%) jQuery
5 104 (17.60%) CSS3
6 80 (13.54%) Flash
7 41 (6.94%) XHTML
8 40 (6.77%) Ajax
8 40 (6.77%) XML
9 37 (6.26%) Sass
10 29 (4.91%) AngularJS
11 16 (2.71%) Backbone.js
12 15 (2.54%) Apache Flex
13 14 (2.37%) LESS
13 14 (2.37%) Ruby on Rails
14 13 (2.20%) JSON
14 13 (2.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 10 (1.69%) WPF
16 9 (1.52%) .NET
17 7 (1.18%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 271 (45.85%) User Experience
2 74 (12.52%) Graphic Design
3 60 (10.15%) Mobile App
4 40 (6.77%) W3C
5 27 (4.57%) Digital Media
6 24 (4.06%) Animation
7 21 (3.55%) Visualisation
8 20 (3.38%) E-Learning
9 17 (2.88%) Social Media
10 13 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (1.69%) Smartphone
12 9 (1.52%) Photography
12 9 (1.52%) Mobile Banking
12 9 (1.52%) Mobile Payment
13 8 (1.35%) RIA
14 6 (1.02%) Streaming Video
14 6 (1.02%) Management Information System
15 5 (0.85%) Video Editing
15 5 (0.85%) Learning Management System
15 5 (0.85%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 69 (11.68%) Android
2 63 (10.66%) Apple iOS
3 18 (3.05%) Windows
4 11 (1.86%) Mac OS
5 10 (1.69%) Linux
6 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (19.63%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (13.54%) Web Design
3 60 (10.15%) Responsive Web Design
4 59 (9.98%) E-Commerce
5 47 (7.95%) Information Architecture
6 46 (7.78%) Web Development
7 36 (6.09%) Scrum
7 36 (6.09%) UX Design
8 30 (5.08%) Usability Testing
8 30 (5.08%) SEO
9 27 (4.57%) Web Accessibility
10 24 (4.06%) Content Management
11 15 (2.54%) Workflow
12 14 (2.37%) OO
13 13 (2.20%) Project Management
13 13 (2.20%) TDD
14 12 (2.03%) Waterfall
14 12 (2.03%) Rapid Prototyping
15 11 (1.86%) Software Engineering
15 11 (1.86%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 200 (33.84%) JavaScript
2 31 (5.25%) PHP
3 14 (2.37%) Ruby
4 12 (2.03%) ActionScript
5 11 (1.86%) ActionScript 3.0
6 8 (1.35%) XAML
6 8 (1.35%) C#
7 5 (0.85%) ActionScript 2.0
8 4 (0.68%) Python
9 3 (0.51%) C
9 3 (0.51%) Java
9 3 (0.51%) Lua
10 2 (0.34%) R
10 2 (0.34%) VBA
11 1 (0.17%) SQL
11 1 (0.17%) PHP5
11 1 (0.17%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 58 (9.81%) Degree
2 8 (1.35%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.18%) HND
4 4 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.69%) QA
2 3 (0.51%) WAI
3 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.17%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 2 (0.34%) cPanel
Vendors
1 310 (52.45%) Adobe
2 47 (7.95%) Microsoft
3 17 (2.88%) Apple
4 10 (1.69%) Google
5 9 (1.52%) Orchard
6 6 (1.02%) Oracle
6 6 (1.02%) Twitter
7 4 (0.68%) Quark
8 3 (0.51%) Stellent
8 3 (0.51%) Appcelerator
9 2 (0.34%) Facebook
9 2 (0.34%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.34%) iRise
9 2 (0.34%) Mapinfo
10 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.17%) BT
10 1 (0.17%) HP
10 1 (0.17%) Intel
10 1 (0.17%) Nokia
10 1 (0.17%) Zend
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