The table below looks at the statistics for Adobe Illustrator skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe Illustrator over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Illustrator
Rank 468 409 341
Rank change year-on-year
-59 -68
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 190 267 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.47% 0.57%
As % of the Applications category 3.29% 4.14% 4.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 160 201
Median daily rate £320 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £188 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £289 £338
% change year-on-year
-22.07% -14.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 11
Median hourly rate £26.00 £12.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.00% -30.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.84 £21.42 £29.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £10.38 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+71.08% -33.06%

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
5767 6455 7465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.77% 11.28% 13.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3409 3810 4102
Median daily rate £350 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £165 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £501 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 526 637 734
Median hourly rate £16.29 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.09% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £34.00 £31.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.13 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+11.20% -6.45%

Adobe Illustrator
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

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 27 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -31 184 £325 - 87
London -29 133 £325 -7.14% 35
South East +14 26 £200 -30.73% 9
West Sussex +9 10 - -
Gatwick - 10 - -
Berkshire +7 9 £195 -22.00% 4
City of London -8 9 £338 -3.57% 5
Reading +16 8 £195 -22.00% 1
East of England -6 8 £363 +61.11% 12
Yorkshire +14 7 £320 +28.00% 5
West Yorkshire +10 7 £320 +28.00% 5
Cambridgeshire +17 5 £388 +7.63% 2
Leeds +12 5 £273 -22.14% 5
Croydon -12 5 - -
Surrey - 5 £200 - 5
North West +1 3 £350 +7.69% 3
Warwickshire -6 3 £250 -16.66%
Manchester -17 3 £350 +7.69% 2
West Midlands -28 3 £250 +11.11% 12
Cambridge +16 2 £388 +7.63% 2
Edinburgh +10 2 £271 -
Scotland -2 2 £271 +87.06% 1
Hertfordshire -5 2 £184 +22.50% 2
East Midlands -9 2 £398 +17.77% 5
North East -26 2 £388 -6.06%
Tyne and Wear -27 2 £388 +3.33%
Newcastle upon Tyne -31 2 £388 +3.33%
Halifax - 2 £380 -
Greenwich - 2 £225 -
Epsom - 2 £200 -

Adobe Illustrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe Illustrator also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Adobe Illustrator.

1 359 (96.51%) Photoshop
2 217 (58.33%) User Experience
3 209 (56.18%) Adobe
4 196 (52.69%) HTML
5 176 (47.31%) CSS
6 117 (31.45%) HTML5
7 115 (30.91%) Wireframes
8 107 (28.76%) Agile Software Development
9 105 (28.23%) JavaScript
10 79 (21.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 76 (20.43%) InDesign
12 73 (19.62%) CSS3
13 69 (18.55%) Responsive Web Design
14 66 (17.74%) Marketing
15 65 (17.47%) jQuery
16 64 (17.20%) Prototyping
17 62 (16.67%) Web Design
18 52 (13.98%) Typography
19 49 (13.17%) Front End Development
20 47 (12.63%) Mobile App
21 43 (11.56%) Degree
22 41 (11.02%) Graphic Design
22 41 (11.02%) Android
23 39 (10.48%) Finance
23 39 (10.48%) E-Commerce
23 39 (10.48%) OmniGraffle
24 37 (9.95%) Information Architecture
25 34 (9.14%) Apple iOS
25 34 (9.14%) MS Office
26 32 (8.60%) CMS

Adobe Illustrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 32 (8.60%) CMS
2 17 (4.57%) WordPress
3 13 (3.49%) Marvel
4 10 (2.69%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.34%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (1.08%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (1.08%) Moodle
7 2 (0.54%) Confluence
7 2 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.54%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.54%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.27%) Drupal
8 1 (0.27%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 359 (96.51%) Photoshop
2 79 (21.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 76 (20.43%) InDesign
4 39 (10.48%) OmniGraffle
5 34 (9.14%) MS Office
6 26 (6.99%) InVision
6 26 (6.99%) MS Excel
7 22 (5.91%) Fireworks
8 20 (5.38%) Adobe After Effects
9 18 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
10 14 (3.76%) MS Visio
11 8 (2.15%) Acrobat
12 6 (1.61%) 3ds Max
13 3 (0.81%) CINEMA 4D
13 3 (0.81%) GIMP
13 3 (0.81%) SOLIDWORKS
13 3 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
14 2 (0.54%) Adobe Captivate
14 2 (0.54%) Adobe Premiere
14 2 (0.54%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 9 (2.42%) SDL Web 8
2 6 (1.61%) WebTrends
3 4 (1.08%) Sage X3
3 4 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 9 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.34%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.81%) Google Drive
5 3 (0.81%) Google Play
5 3 (0.81%) Slack
6 2 (0.54%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.54%) SaaS
7 1 (0.27%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.27%) GitHub
7 1 (0.27%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.27%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.61%) Internet
2 5 (1.34%) Intranet
3 4 (1.08%) HTTP
3 4 (1.08%) Skype
4 2 (0.54%) LAN
4 2 (0.54%) Network Security
4 2 (0.54%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.54%) WAN
4 2 (0.54%) WebEx
4 2 (0.54%) Wireless
5 1 (0.27%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.27%) FTP
5 1 (0.27%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.34%) MySQL
3 4 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.27%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 30 (8.06%) Axure RP
2 22 (5.91%) Git (software)
3 20 (5.38%) Dreamweaver
4 14 (3.76%) Grunt
4 14 (3.76%) gulp
5 12 (3.23%) Jasmine
6 9 (2.42%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 9 (2.42%) JIRA
6 9 (2.42%) Mercurial
7 5 (1.34%) IntelliJ
7 5 (1.34%) WebStorm
8 4 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.08%) Mocha
9 3 (0.81%) Bower
9 3 (0.81%) git-flow
9 3 (0.81%) Selenium
9 3 (0.81%) Subversion
9 3 (0.81%) Vagrant
9 3 (0.81%) webpack
10 2 (0.54%) PhantomJS
General
1 66 (17.74%) Marketing
2 39 (10.48%) Finance
3 27 (7.26%) Games
4 17 (4.57%) Banking
5 14 (3.76%) Multimedia
5 14 (3.76%) Retail
5 14 (3.76%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.69%) Advertising
7 8 (2.15%) Publishing
8 6 (1.61%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.61%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.34%) German Language
10 4 (1.08%) Electronics
10 4 (1.08%) French Language
11 3 (0.81%) Military
12 2 (0.54%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.54%) Interactive Media
12 2 (0.54%) Legal
13 1 (0.27%) Billing
13 1 (0.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 268 (72.04%) Designer
2 103 (27.69%) UI Designer
3 78 (20.97%) Developer
4 65 (17.47%) UX Designer
5 41 (11.02%) Digital Designer
6 40 (10.75%) Web Designer
7 39 (10.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 37 (9.95%) Visual Designer
9 34 (9.14%) Senior Designer
10 30 (8.06%) UI/UX Designer
11 26 (6.99%) JavaScript Developer
11 26 (6.99%) UI Developer
12 25 (6.72%) Graphic Designer
13 22 (5.91%) UI/UX Developer
13 22 (5.91%) UX Developer
14 17 (4.57%) HTML CSS Designer
15 15 (4.03%) Photoshop Designer
16 13 (3.49%) HTML Developer
17 12 (3.23%) Senior UX Designer
18 11 (2.96%) Senior UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (52.69%) HTML
2 176 (47.31%) CSS
3 117 (31.45%) HTML5
4 73 (19.62%) CSS3
5 65 (17.47%) jQuery
6 31 (8.33%) Ajax
7 28 (7.53%) AngularJS
8 26 (6.99%) Flash
9 19 (5.11%) Sass
10 18 (4.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 16 (4.30%) Node.js
12 11 (2.96%) LESS
13 9 (2.42%) REST
14 6 (1.61%) React
14 6 (1.61%) XHTML
15 5 (1.34%) .NET
15 5 (1.34%) DHTML
15 5 (1.34%) PhoneGap
15 5 (1.34%) XML
16 4 (1.08%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 217 (58.33%) User Experience
2 47 (12.63%) Mobile App
3 41 (11.02%) Graphic Design
4 22 (5.91%) Social Media
5 15 (4.03%) Digital Media
6 14 (3.76%) Motion Graphics
6 14 (3.76%) Visualisation
7 13 (3.49%) Animation
8 12 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (2.69%) 3D Graphics
10 9 (2.42%) W3C
11 8 (2.15%) e-Learning
12 7 (1.88%) Fintech
12 7 (1.88%) Interactive TV
12 7 (1.88%) Video on Demand
13 6 (1.61%) Blog
13 6 (1.61%) Photography
13 6 (1.61%) Statistics
14 5 (1.34%) Copywriting
14 5 (1.34%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 41 (11.02%) Android
2 34 (9.14%) Apple iOS
3 15 (4.03%) Windows
4 5 (1.34%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.08%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.54%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (30.91%) Wireframes
2 107 (28.76%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (18.55%) Responsive Web Design
4 64 (17.20%) Prototyping
5 62 (16.67%) Web Design
6 52 (13.98%) Typography
7 49 (13.17%) Front End Development
8 39 (10.48%) E-Commerce
9 37 (9.95%) Information Architecture
10 29 (7.80%) Web Development
11 25 (6.72%) Scrum
12 23 (6.18%) Analytics
13 18 (4.84%) Product Management
13 18 (4.84%) UX Design
14 14 (3.76%) SEO
14 14 (3.76%) Usability Testing
15 13 (3.49%) Content Management
15 13 (3.49%) Digital Marketing
15 13 (3.49%) Time Management
16 12 (3.23%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 105 (28.23%) JavaScript
2 23 (6.18%) PHP
3 16 (4.30%) Java
4 10 (2.69%) SQL
5 6 (1.61%) ES6
6 5 (1.34%) Dart
6 5 (1.34%) ECMAScript
6 5 (1.34%) TypeScript
7 3 (0.81%) ActionScript
8 2 (0.54%) C#
9 1 (0.27%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.27%) C++
9 1 (0.27%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.27%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.27%) Python
9 1 (0.27%) Ruby
9 1 (0.27%) VB
9 1 (0.27%) XAML
Qualifications
1 43 (11.56%) Degree
2 5 (1.34%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.27%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.69%) QA
2 6 (1.61%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.08%) ISO 14001
3 4 (1.08%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.27%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (1.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.81%) Ansible
Vendors
1 209 (56.18%) Adobe
2 27 (7.26%) Microsoft
3 14 (3.76%) Google
4 11 (2.96%) Apple
5 7 (1.88%) Sage
6 4 (1.08%) Barracuda Networks
6 4 (1.08%) FrontRange
6 4 (1.08%) SAP
7 3 (0.81%) Autodesk
7 3 (0.81%) IBM
7 3 (0.81%) Twitter
8 2 (0.54%) arcserve
8 2 (0.54%) Facebook
8 2 (0.54%) Kaspersky
8 2 (0.54%) Meraki
8 2 (0.54%) Tableau
9 1 (0.27%) Omniture
9 1 (0.27%) Quark
9 1 (0.27%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.27%) Telerik
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