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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Illustrator
Rank 132 110 110
Rank change year-on-year
-22 0
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 12 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.38% 0.33% 0.41%
As % of the Applications category 3.10% 2.48% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 3
Median daily rate £308 £225 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.66% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £148 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £260 £279
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £304
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £33.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £9.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+184.21% -47.22%
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
387 323 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 12.29% 13.41% 15.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 176 161
Median daily rate £325 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 40 67
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.40 £32.15 £30.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 - 10 £325 -
Warwickshire 0 1 £220 - 3
Solihull -14 1 £308 +36.66%
Adobe Illustrator
England

Adobe Illustrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 18 (94.74%) Photoshop
2 15 (78.95%) HTML
2 15 (78.95%) Adobe
3 14 (73.68%) CSS
4 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
5 8 (42.11%) HTML5
5 8 (42.11%) User Experience
6 7 (36.84%) Front End Development
6 7 (36.84%) Marketing
6 7 (36.84%) MS Office
6 7 (36.84%) InDesign
7 6 (31.58%) Web Development
8 5 (26.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (26.32%) Digital Media
9 4 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (21.05%) CSS3
9 4 (21.05%) Graphic Design
9 4 (21.05%) CMS
9 4 (21.05%) PHP
9 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
10 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (15.79%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (15.79%) jQuery
10 3 (15.79%) WordPress
10 3 (15.79%) Sass
10 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
10 3 (15.79%) Wireframes
11 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Content Management
11 2 (10.53%) Material Design
11 2 (10.53%) Typography

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 (21.05%) CMS
2 3 (15.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (94.74%) Photoshop
2 7 (36.84%) InDesign
2 7 (36.84%) MS Office
3 5 (26.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
5 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (10.53%) Acrobat
7 1 (5.26%) Fireworks
7 1 (5.26%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) FTP
2 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 7 (36.84%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Designer
2 7 (36.84%) Developer
3 6 (31.58%) UX Designer
4 5 (26.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (21.05%) Senior Designer
6 3 (15.79%) Graphic Designer
6 3 (15.79%) Senior UX Designer
7 2 (10.53%) Digital Designer
7 2 (10.53%) Digital UX Designer
7 2 (10.53%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (10.53%) HTML Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Senior Digital Designer
7 2 (10.53%) Senior UI Designer
7 2 (10.53%) Senior UI/UX Designer
7 2 (10.53%) UI Designer
7 2 (10.53%) UI/UX Designer
8 1 (5.26%) Creative Designer
8 1 (5.26%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Research Consultant
8 1 (5.26%) Senior Creative Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) HTML
2 14 (73.68%) CSS
3 8 (42.11%) HTML5
4 4 (21.05%) CSS3
5 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
5 3 (15.79%) jQuery
5 3 (15.79%) Sass
6 2 (10.53%) Material Design
6 2 (10.53%) React
7 1 (5.26%) .NET
7 1 (5.26%) LESS
7 1 (5.26%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (5.26%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) User Experience
2 5 (26.32%) Digital Media
3 4 (21.05%) Graphic Design
4 1 (5.26%) NHS
4 1 (5.26%) Social Media
4 1 (5.26%) Video Editing
4 1 (5.26%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Android
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Front End Development
2 6 (31.58%) Web Development
3 4 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (15.79%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (15.79%) Wireframes
5 2 (10.53%) Content Management
5 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Content Management
5 2 (10.53%) SEO
5 2 (10.53%) Typography
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) B2C
6 1 (5.26%) CRM
6 1 (5.26%) Infographics
6 1 (5.26%) Information Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Market Research
6 1 (5.26%) Mobile First
6 1 (5.26%) SDLC
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
2 4 (21.05%) PHP
3 1 (5.26%) Java
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Adobe
2 1 (5.26%) Capita
2 1 (5.26%) Google
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft