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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Illustrator
Rank 129 115 110
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 5 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the Applications category 1.77% 0.90% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £350 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £26.00 - £22.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £12.50 £22.35
% change year-on-year
+108.00% -44.07%
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
283 334 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.35% 13.07% 15.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 173 189
Median daily rate £355 £335 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.97% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £168 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 40 54
Median hourly rate £17.12 £17.00 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.70% +7.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.62 £10.56 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £31.44 £28.56
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -

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
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 10 December 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
Warwickshire - 3 - - 7
Birmingham - 1 £350 - 3
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Adobe Illustrator
England

Adobe Illustrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 13 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 10 (76.92%) Adobe
3 7 (53.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (38.46%) Wireframes
4 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) CSS
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) User Experience
6 3 (23.08%) Tableau
6 3 (23.08%) Machine Learning
6 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
6 3 (23.08%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (23.08%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) Ergonomics
6 3 (23.08%) Human Factors
6 3 (23.08%) Statistics
6 3 (23.08%) Marketing
6 3 (23.08%) InDesign
6 3 (23.08%) Automotive
6 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 3 (23.08%) MS Office
6 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
7 2 (15.38%) Acrobat
7 2 (15.38%) SEO
7 2 (15.38%) CMS
7 2 (15.38%) Web Development
7 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (15.38%) Content Management
7 2 (15.38%) Graphic Design
7 2 (15.38%) 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 2 (15.38%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 7 (53.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (23.08%) InDesign
3 3 (23.08%) MS Office
3 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
4 2 (15.38%) Acrobat
4 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) FTP
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Axure RP
1 1 (7.69%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (23.08%) Automotive
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Publishing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Designer
2 4 (30.77%) Graphic Designer
3 3 (23.08%) Data Scientist
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (15.38%) UX Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Creative Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Development Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Junior
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Graphic Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Creative Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Designer
5 1 (7.69%) UI Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Web Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) CSS
1 5 (38.46%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
2 2 (15.38%) HTML5
2 2 (15.38%) React
3 1 (7.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) User Experience
2 3 (23.08%) Ergonomics
2 3 (23.08%) Statistics
2 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
3 2 (15.38%) Graphic Design
4 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
4 1 (7.69%) Social Media
4 1 (7.69%) Video Editing
4 1 (7.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Wireframes
2 3 (23.08%) Data Visualisation
2 3 (23.08%) Human Factors
2 3 (23.08%) Machine Learning
3 2 (15.38%) Content Management
3 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Content Management
3 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
3 2 (15.38%) SEO
3 2 (15.38%) Typography
3 2 (15.38%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Infographics
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Validation
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Adobe
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Tableau