The table below looks at the statistics for Adobe Illustrator skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe Illustrator over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Illustrator
Rank 127 107 116
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +9
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 15 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.64% 0.17%
As % of the Applications category 3.98% 4.42% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 2
Median daily rate £260 £273 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +3.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £201 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £295 £273
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £13.67 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+97.51% -34.90%
Adobe Illustrator
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
377 339 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 12.63% 14.36% 14.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 179 133
Median daily rate £320 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £140 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 35 67
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.64 £9.73 £10.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.12 £39.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

Adobe Illustrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Adobe Illustrator as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

Adobe Illustrator Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Adobe Illustrator
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator across the West Midlands region.

Adobe Illustrator Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Adobe Illustrator
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Adobe Illustrator Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Adobe Illustrator
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Adobe Illustrator across the West Midlands region.

Adobe Illustrator Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Adobe Illustrator
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Birmingham +2 11 £313 +17.04% 2
Staffordshire +1 1 £215 +6.83%
Solihull -19 1 £308 +5.57%
Warwickshire - 1 £220 - 1
Adobe Illustrator
England

Adobe Illustrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Adobe Illustrator.

1 19 (95.00%) Photoshop
2 16 (80.00%) HTML
2 16 (80.00%) Adobe
3 15 (75.00%) CSS
4 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (45.00%) User Experience
6 8 (40.00%) Front End Development
6 8 (40.00%) HTML5
7 7 (35.00%) Marketing
7 7 (35.00%) InDesign
7 7 (35.00%) MS Office
8 6 (30.00%) Web Development
9 5 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 5 (25.00%) Digital Media
9 5 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (20.00%) CSS3
10 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
10 4 (20.00%) Graphic Design
10 4 (20.00%) PHP
10 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 4 (20.00%) CMS
11 3 (15.00%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (15.00%) jQuery
11 3 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (15.00%) WordPress
11 3 (15.00%) Sass
11 3 (15.00%) Wireframes
12 2 (10.00%) Typography
12 2 (10.00%) Material Design
12 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Content Management

Adobe Illustrator
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (20.00%) CMS
2 3 (15.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (95.00%) Photoshop
2 7 (35.00%) InDesign
2 7 (35.00%) MS Office
3 5 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (10.00%) Acrobat
7 1 (5.00%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) FTP
2 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 7 (35.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Games
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Designer
2 8 (40.00%) Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (30.00%) UX Designer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Designer
5 3 (15.00%) Graphic Designer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior UX Designer
6 2 (10.00%) Digital Designer
6 2 (10.00%) Digital UX Designer
6 2 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (10.00%) HTML Developer
6 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Digital Designer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior UI Designer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior UI/UX Designer
6 2 (10.00%) UI Designer
6 2 (10.00%) UI/UX Designer
6 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Visual Designer
7 1 (5.00%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) HTML
2 15 (75.00%) CSS
3 8 (40.00%) HTML5
4 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (20.00%) CSS3
5 3 (15.00%) jQuery
5 3 (15.00%) Sass
6 2 (10.00%) Material Design
6 2 (10.00%) React
6 2 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (5.00%) .NET
7 1 (5.00%) Ajax
7 1 (5.00%) LESS
7 1 (5.00%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (5.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) User Experience
2 5 (25.00%) Digital Media
3 4 (20.00%) Graphic Design
4 1 (5.00%) NHS
4 1 (5.00%) Social Media
4 1 (5.00%) Video Editing
4 1 (5.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 6 (30.00%) Web Development
3 5 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (15.00%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (15.00%) Wireframes
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Content Management
5 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Content Management
5 2 (10.00%) SEO
5 2 (10.00%) Typography
6 1 (5.00%) Analytics
6 1 (5.00%) Information Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) Mobile First
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) SDLC
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) Validation
6 1 (5.00%) Web Application Development
6 1 (5.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (20.00%) PHP
3 2 (10.00%) Java
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Adobe
2 1 (5.00%) Capita
2 1 (5.00%) Google
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft