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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Illustrator
Rank 415 386 394
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +8
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 208 221 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.44% 0.39%
As % of the Applications category 3.71% 3.65% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 122 104
Average daily rate £350 £325 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £473 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £260
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 12
Average hourly rate £26.83 £22.18 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.99% +8.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.13 £43.52 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £27.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +34.14%

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
5602 6062 6456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.89% 11.97% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3314 3453 3401
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £150 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 509 573 631
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.51 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.19% -3.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.50 £36.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.10 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+11.03% -3.33%

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 5 February 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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 -1 199 £350 - 101
London +34 129 £400 +14.28% 37
South East -13 33 £248 -10.00% 11
City of London +36 29 £331 -11.66% 13
North West -12 16 £175 -57.57% 16
Berkshire +2 14 £165 -30.15% 3
Manchester -7 11 £175 - 11
Buckinghamshire +14 9 £325 -26.13%
Coventry +3 7 £300 -27.27%
East Midlands -10 7 £300 +51.89% 5
West Midlands -12 7 £300 -23.80% 3
Northampton - 7 £300 - 1
Northamptonshire - 7 £300 - 2
Milton Keynes +9 6 £363 -17.61%
Scotland -4 6 £288 - 2
East of England -2 5 £360 +15.20% 10
Edinburgh -11 5 £288 - 1
East Sussex - 5 £340 -
Slough +13 4 £165 -
South West -10 4 £290 -22.66% 6
Maidenhead +6 3 £90 -
Hampshire +6 3 £245 +25.64% 3
Norfolk -9 3 £300 +9.09%
North East -29 3 £325 -29.72%
Cumbria - 3 £175 -
Reading - 3 £350 - 2
Barrow-in-Furness - 3 £175 -
Brighton - 3 £340 -
Cambridgeshire +9 2 £360 - 2
Wiltshire -7 2 £150 -63.41% 1

Adobe Illustrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 463 (95.46%) Photoshop
2 280 (57.73%) User Experience
3 270 (55.67%) HTML
4 263 (54.23%) Adobe
5 241 (49.69%) CSS
6 162 (33.40%) JavaScript
7 158 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
8 119 (24.54%) HTML5
9 82 (16.91%) jQuery
10 81 (16.70%) Front End Development
11 80 (16.49%) Graphic Design
12 77 (15.88%) CSS3
13 75 (15.46%) Axure RP
14 74 (15.26%) Finance
15 71 (14.64%) Responsive Web Design
16 70 (14.43%) UX Design
17 68 (14.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
18 67 (13.81%) InDesign
19 66 (13.61%) Banking
20 63 (12.99%) AngularJS
21 60 (12.37%) E-Commerce
22 55 (11.34%) Marketing
23 54 (11.13%) Typography
24 52 (10.72%) Degree
25 50 (10.31%) Flash
26 49 (10.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 48 (9.90%) Mobile App
28 47 (9.69%) Sass
29 45 (9.28%) Web Design
30 44 (9.07%) Investment Banking

Adobe Illustrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 33 (6.80%) Node.js
2 24 (4.95%) WordPress
3 23 (4.74%) CMS
4 8 (1.65%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.44%) Drupal
5 7 (1.44%) IIS
6 5 (1.03%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.82%) Apache
7 4 (0.82%) Joomla!
7 4 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (0.62%) Alfresco
8 3 (0.62%) Confluence
8 3 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.62%) Mule
8 3 (0.62%) Mule ESB
8 3 (0.62%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.62%) WildFly
9 2 (0.41%) ExpressionEngine
9 2 (0.41%) Kentico
Applications
1 463 (95.46%) Photoshop
2 68 (14.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 67 (13.81%) InDesign
4 32 (6.60%) OmniGraffle
5 31 (6.39%) Fireworks
6 29 (5.98%) MS PowerPoint
7 28 (5.77%) Adobe After Effects
7 28 (5.77%) MS Office
8 23 (4.74%) Acrobat
9 22 (4.54%) MS Excel
10 12 (2.47%) MS Visio
11 7 (1.44%) SketchUp
12 6 (1.24%) MS Project
13 5 (1.03%) 3ds Max
13 5 (1.03%) QuarkXPress
14 4 (0.82%) Adobe Premiere
15 3 (0.62%) FreeHand
16 2 (0.41%) AutoCAD
16 2 (0.41%) Edge Animate
16 2 (0.41%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 12 (2.47%) Tridion
2 5 (1.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.47%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 11 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.62%) GitHub
4 3 (0.62%) MailChimp
5 2 (0.41%) Heroku
6 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.47%) Internet
2 7 (1.44%) Intranet
3 3 (0.62%) Firewall
3 3 (0.62%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (0.62%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.65%) MongoDB
1 8 (1.65%) MySQL
2 5 (1.03%) NoSQL
2 5 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (0.82%) Relational Database
3 4 (0.82%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.41%) Big Data
4 2 (0.41%) Redis
5 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 75 (15.46%) Axure RP
2 38 (7.84%) Dreamweaver
3 33 (6.80%) Git (software)
4 28 (5.77%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 24 (4.95%) Visual Studio
6 23 (4.74%) WebStorm
7 14 (2.89%) Grunt
8 12 (2.47%) IntelliJ
8 12 (2.47%) Mercurial
8 12 (2.47%) Selenium
9 11 (2.27%) gulp
9 11 (2.27%) Jasmine
10 5 (1.03%) JIRA
10 5 (1.03%) PhantomJS
11 4 (0.82%) Jenkins
11 4 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.82%) Xcode
12 3 (0.62%) Artifactory
12 3 (0.62%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.62%) Gradle
General
1 74 (15.26%) Finance
2 66 (13.61%) Banking
3 55 (11.34%) Marketing
4 44 (9.07%) Investment Banking
5 37 (7.63%) Retail
6 26 (5.36%) Back Office
6 26 (5.36%) Games
7 16 (3.30%) Telecoms
8 14 (2.89%) Electronics
9 10 (2.06%) Advertising
9 10 (2.06%) Multimedia
9 10 (2.06%) Publishing
10 8 (1.65%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.82%) Automotive
11 4 (0.82%) Brand Awareness
11 4 (0.82%) Front Office
11 4 (0.82%) Legal
12 3 (0.62%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.21%) Local Government
13 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 306 (63.09%) Designer
2 135 (27.84%) Developer
3 122 (25.15%) UX Designer
4 79 (16.29%) UI Designer
5 65 (13.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 54 (11.13%) Photoshop Designer
7 49 (10.10%) Visual Designer
8 45 (9.28%) Digital Designer
9 44 (9.07%) Web Designer
10 38 (7.84%) Web Developer
11 32 (6.60%) UI/UX Designer
12 29 (5.98%) Graphic Designer
13 24 (4.95%) HTML Developer
14 22 (4.54%) UI Developer
15 20 (4.12%) HTML CSS Developer
16 19 (3.92%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 16 (3.30%) Senior Designer
18 15 (3.09%) JavaScript Developer
18 15 (3.09%) Junior
18 15 (3.09%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 270 (55.67%) HTML
2 241 (49.69%) CSS
3 119 (24.54%) HTML5
4 82 (16.91%) jQuery
5 77 (15.88%) CSS3
6 63 (12.99%) AngularJS
7 50 (10.31%) Flash
8 49 (10.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 47 (9.69%) Sass
10 31 (6.39%) .NET
11 28 (5.77%) LESS
12 26 (5.36%) ASP.NET
12 26 (5.36%) XML
13 22 (4.54%) Ajax
14 19 (3.92%) React
15 18 (3.71%) JSON
15 18 (3.71%) Web Services
16 17 (3.51%) RESTful
17 16 (3.30%) Ember.js
17 16 (3.30%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 280 (57.73%) User Experience
2 80 (16.49%) Graphic Design
3 48 (9.90%) Mobile App
4 31 (6.39%) Photography
5 27 (5.57%) Fixed Income
6 24 (4.95%) Visualisation
7 23 (4.74%) Animation
8 20 (4.12%) Digital Media
9 17 (3.51%) Social Media
10 14 (2.89%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (2.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 8 (1.65%) Computer Science
12 8 (1.65%) New Media
12 8 (1.65%) W3C
13 7 (1.44%) e-Learning
14 6 (1.24%) Online Games
15 5 (1.03%) Internet of Things
15 5 (1.03%) Psychology
15 5 (1.03%) Raspberry Pi
16 4 (0.82%) Flash Games
Operating Systems
1 16 (3.30%) Apple iOS
2 13 (2.68%) Android
3 5 (1.03%) CentOS
3 5 (1.03%) Linux
4 2 (0.41%) Windows
5 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.21%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (16.70%) Front End Development
3 71 (14.64%) Responsive Web Design
4 70 (14.43%) UX Design
5 60 (12.37%) E-Commerce
6 54 (11.13%) Typography
7 45 (9.28%) Web Design
8 40 (8.25%) Usability Testing
9 38 (7.84%) Project Management
10 29 (5.98%) Workflow
11 25 (5.15%) Scrum
12 24 (4.95%) Ethnography
12 24 (4.95%) MVC
13 21 (4.33%) Information Architecture
14 18 (3.71%) Time Management
14 18 (3.71%) Web Development
15 17 (3.51%) Data Visualisation
16 16 (3.30%) Rapid Prototyping
17 15 (3.09%) Stakeholder Management
18 14 (2.89%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 162 (33.40%) JavaScript
2 24 (4.95%) Java
3 23 (4.74%) C#
4 21 (4.33%) PHP
5 20 (4.12%) ActionScript
6 16 (3.30%) XAML
7 12 (2.47%) Dart
7 12 (2.47%) ECMAScript
7 12 (2.47%) TypeScript
8 11 (2.27%) ActionScript 3.0
9 8 (1.65%) VB
10 7 (1.44%) C
11 6 (1.24%) Apple Swift
11 6 (1.24%) SQL
12 5 (1.03%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.82%) ActionScript 2.0
13 4 (0.82%) Ruby
13 4 (0.82%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.62%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 52 (10.72%) Degree
2 8 (1.65%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (0.62%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.21%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.51%) QA
2 3 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.21%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (0.62%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (0.62%) Ansible
1 3 (0.62%) Kibana
1 3 (0.62%) logstash
1 3 (0.62%) Rundeck
1 3 (0.62%) Salt
1 3 (0.62%) ZABBIX
2 2 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 263 (54.23%) Adobe
2 40 (8.25%) Microsoft
3 12 (2.47%) Twitter
4 5 (1.03%) Apple
4 5 (1.03%) IBM
4 5 (1.03%) Quark
5 4 (0.82%) Sitecore
5 4 (0.82%) Zend
6 3 (0.62%) DevExpress
6 3 (0.62%) EPiServer
6 3 (0.62%) Red Hat
6 3 (0.62%) Telerik
6 3 (0.62%) VMware
7 2 (0.41%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.21%) DoubleClick
8 1 (0.21%) ExactTarget
8 1 (0.21%) Motorola
8 1 (0.21%) Nintex
8 1 (0.21%) Nokia
8 1 (0.21%) Tableau
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Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Rate: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Venn Group
Rate: £20 - £25 Per Hour
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £345.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
UK
Coal IT Services
Rate: £ Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £100 - £125 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
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