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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Illustrator
Rank 318 378 416
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +38
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 331 218 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.57% 0.41% 0.33%
As % of the Applications category 4.41% 3.28% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 100 123
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £388 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £256 £275
% change year-on-year
+26.82% -6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 4
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.50 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -61.11%

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
7505 6641 7435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.03% 12.59% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4161 3619 3881
Average daily rate £338 £335 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.89% +1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £150 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 739 648 772
Average hourly rate £15.73 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.36 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £26.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -4.83%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +71 319 £325 +13.04% 111
London +61 147 £325 - 36
South East +32 68 £313 +95.31% 16
City of London +38 35 £375 +32.74% 8
East of England +1 33 £350 +13.36% 6
South West -28 26 £350 +87.16% 4
Hertfordshire -8 20 £350 +21.73% 1
Berkshire +18 19 £313 +177.77% 1
East Midlands +18 17 £250 -13.04% 9
Hampshire 0 17 £350 +133.33% 6
Devon -10 15 £375 +100.53% 2
Watford - 15 £350 -
West Midlands -12 10 £315 -1.56% 2
North West -24 10 £350 - 18
Surrey -5 9 £175 -9.67% 1
Leicestershire +9 8 £190 -33.91% 1
Maidenhead +9 8 £390 +420.00%
Swindon +1 8 £350 -
Wiltshire -2 8 £350 -
Scotland -15 8 £225 -50.00% 1
Northamptonshire - 8 £275 - 5
Norfolk - 8 £325 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 8 £200 - 1
Northampton - 8 £275 - 4
Yorkshire +4 7 £300 +11.62% 14
West Sussex - 7 £363 -
Norwich - 7 £325 - 1
Glasgow -15 6 £250 -44.44%
Manchester -17 6 £350 - 7
Portsmouth - 6 - - 1

Adobe Illustrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 609 (93.84%) Photoshop
2 419 (64.56%) HTML
3 396 (61.02%) CSS
4 317 (48.84%) Adobe
5 309 (47.61%) User Experience
6 231 (35.59%) JavaScript
7 174 (26.81%) HTML5
8 127 (19.57%) jQuery
9 126 (19.41%) Agile Software Development
10 123 (18.95%) CSS3
11 117 (18.03%) Flash
12 101 (15.56%) InDesign
13 97 (14.95%) Axure RP
14 88 (13.56%) Web Design
14 88 (13.56%) Marketing
15 86 (13.25%) Android
16 82 (12.63%) Responsive Web Design
17 69 (10.63%) Mobile App
18 63 (9.71%) Adobe After Effects
18 63 (9.71%) Fireworks
19 62 (9.55%) OmniGraffle
19 62 (9.55%) Apple iOS
20 61 (9.40%) Graphic Design
21 57 (8.78%) E-Commerce
22 54 (8.32%) XHTML
23 51 (7.86%) Degree
24 50 (7.70%) Retail
25 49 (7.55%) Finance
25 49 (7.55%) Dreamweaver
26 48 (7.40%) Animation

Adobe Illustrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (2.62%) CMS
2 14 (2.16%) WordPress
3 10 (1.54%) Node.js
4 9 (1.39%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.62%) Drupal
6 2 (0.31%) Moodle
6 2 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.31%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.15%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.15%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.15%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 609 (93.84%) Photoshop
2 101 (15.56%) InDesign
3 63 (9.71%) Adobe After Effects
3 63 (9.71%) Fireworks
4 62 (9.55%) OmniGraffle
5 25 (3.85%) MS Office
6 21 (3.24%) MS PowerPoint
7 13 (2.00%) Acrobat
8 11 (1.69%) MS Visio
9 10 (1.54%) FrameMaker
9 10 (1.54%) MS Excel
10 7 (1.08%) CINEMA 4D
11 6 (0.92%) 3ds Max
11 6 (0.92%) CorelDRAW
11 6 (0.92%) MS Project
11 6 (0.92%) Adobe Captivate
12 4 (0.62%) Maya
12 4 (0.62%) Adobe Premiere
13 2 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
14 1 (0.15%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 4 (0.62%) Magento
2 3 (0.46%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.46%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.31%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.15%) Summit
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.54%) Heroku
1 10 (1.54%) Amazon S3
1 10 (1.54%) GitHub
2 2 (0.31%) SaaS
3 1 (0.15%) Pure360
3 1 (0.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.31%) Internet
2 10 (1.54%) SSH
3 7 (1.08%) FTP
4 5 (0.77%) Intranet
5 1 (0.15%) LAN
5 1 (0.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (1.69%) MySQL
2 10 (1.54%) MongoDB
2 10 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (1.23%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.31%) MS Access
5 1 (0.15%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 97 (14.95%) Axure RP
2 49 (7.55%) Dreamweaver
3 37 (5.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 19 (2.93%) Subversion
5 18 (2.77%) Microsoft Blend
6 17 (2.62%) Karma Test Runner
7 12 (1.85%) Visual Studio
8 11 (1.69%) Grunt
8 11 (1.69%) Git (software)
9 10 (1.54%) Cucumber
9 10 (1.54%) RSpec
9 10 (1.54%) Sublime Text
10 7 (1.08%) Jasmine
11 6 (0.92%) Jenkins
12 5 (0.77%) Flex Builder
12 5 (0.77%) Mercurial
13 4 (0.62%) Eclipse
14 3 (0.46%) JIRA
14 3 (0.46%) NUnit
14 3 (0.46%) Bower
General
1 88 (13.56%) Marketing
2 50 (7.70%) Retail
3 49 (7.55%) Finance
4 34 (5.24%) Banking
5 30 (4.62%) Advertising
6 23 (3.54%) Games
7 17 (2.62%) Manufacturing
8 16 (2.47%) Retail Banking
9 11 (1.69%) Multimedia
10 10 (1.54%) Publishing
11 8 (1.23%) Automotive
11 8 (1.23%) Interactive Media
11 8 (1.23%) Investment Banking
12 7 (1.08%) Legal
12 7 (1.08%) Telecoms
13 6 (0.92%) Back Office
14 4 (0.62%) French Language
15 2 (0.31%) Electronics
16 1 (0.15%) Dutch Language
16 1 (0.15%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 411 (63.33%) Designer
2 190 (29.28%) Developer
3 94 (14.48%) Front-End Developer
4 91 (14.02%) Web Designer
4 91 (14.02%) User Experience Designer
5 70 (10.79%) Digital Designer
6 67 (10.32%) UI Designer
7 50 (7.70%) Web Developer
8 49 (7.55%) Visual Designer
9 45 (6.93%) Photoshop Designer
10 41 (6.32%) Graphic Designer
11 32 (4.93%) Senior Designer
12 27 (4.16%) UI Developer
13 26 (4.01%) UI Programmer
14 17 (2.62%) Junior
15 15 (2.31%) Interface Designer
15 15 (2.31%) Senior User Experience Designer
15 15 (2.31%) Front-End Web Developer
16 12 (1.85%) Author
17 11 (1.69%) Interaction Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 419 (64.56%) HTML
2 396 (61.02%) CSS
3 174 (26.81%) HTML5
4 127 (19.57%) jQuery
5 123 (18.95%) CSS3
6 117 (18.03%) Flash
7 54 (8.32%) XHTML
8 43 (6.63%) Ajax
9 42 (6.47%) AngularJS
10 31 (4.78%) Sass
10 31 (4.78%) XML
11 24 (3.70%) WPF
12 23 (3.54%) JSON
13 22 (3.39%) Backbone.js
14 20 (3.08%) Apache Flex
15 17 (2.62%) Silverlight
15 17 (2.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 15 (2.31%) Ruby on Rails
16 15 (2.31%) .NET
17 9 (1.39%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 309 (47.61%) User Experience
2 69 (10.63%) Mobile App
3 61 (9.40%) Graphic Design
4 48 (7.40%) Animation
5 36 (5.55%) Social Media
6 29 (4.47%) W3C
7 24 (3.70%) iPhone
8 16 (2.47%) Smartphone
9 13 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (1.85%) E-Learning
11 11 (1.69%) Digital Media
12 9 (1.39%) Photography
12 9 (1.39%) Visualisation
13 8 (1.23%) Open Source
14 6 (0.92%) RIA
15 5 (0.77%) Online Games
15 5 (0.77%) Streaming Video
15 5 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
16 4 (0.62%) Learning Management System
16 4 (0.62%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 86 (13.25%) Android
2 62 (9.55%) Apple iOS
3 28 (4.31%) Windows
4 17 (2.62%) Windows Mobile
5 11 (1.69%) Mac OS
6 10 (1.54%) Linux
7 2 (0.31%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (19.41%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (13.56%) Web Design
3 82 (12.63%) Responsive Web Design
4 57 (8.78%) E-Commerce
5 47 (7.24%) Web Development
6 45 (6.93%) Scrum
7 43 (6.63%) Information Architecture
8 35 (5.39%) Usability Testing
9 34 (5.24%) User Experience Design
10 33 (5.08%) OO
11 29 (4.47%) SEO
12 26 (4.01%) TDD
13 25 (3.85%) Web Accessibility
14 21 (3.24%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (2.31%) Project Management
15 15 (2.31%) MVVM
16 14 (2.16%) Content Management
17 13 (2.00%) Time Management
17 13 (2.00%) Software Engineering
18 11 (1.69%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 231 (35.59%) JavaScript
2 29 (4.47%) PHP
3 22 (3.39%) XAML
4 20 (3.08%) ActionScript
5 16 (2.47%) Java
5 16 (2.47%) Ruby
6 14 (2.16%) ActionScript 3.0
7 11 (1.69%) C#
8 6 (0.92%) ActionScript 2.0
9 5 (0.77%) SQL
10 2 (0.31%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.31%) Python
10 2 (0.31%) Lua
11 1 (0.15%) C
Qualifications
1 51 (7.86%) Degree
2 12 (1.85%) Security Cleared
3 11 (1.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.15%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.46%) QA
2 1 (0.15%) WCAG
2 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 317 (48.84%) Adobe
2 37 (5.70%) Microsoft
3 17 (2.62%) Apple
4 16 (2.47%) Orchard
5 13 (2.00%) Google
6 8 (1.23%) Twitter
7 6 (0.92%) Infragistics
8 5 (0.77%) Oracle
9 4 (0.62%) Facebook
9 4 (0.62%) Yahoo!
10 3 (0.46%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.46%) JD Edwards
10 3 (0.46%) SAP
10 3 (0.46%) Stellent
10 3 (0.46%) Appcelerator
10 3 (0.46%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.31%) Lyris
11 2 (0.31%) Nokia
11 2 (0.31%) Mapinfo
11 2 (0.31%) DoubleClick
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