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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe Illustrator over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Illustrator
Rank 117 102 98
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 11 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.41% 0.47% 0.37%
As % of the Applications category 2.78% 2.88% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 6
Average daily rate
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£288 £275 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -2.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £325 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £220
% change year-on-year
- +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.20 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+30.95% +5.00%
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
395 382 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.58% 16.16% 16.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 144 124
Average daily rate £313 £305 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.45% +10.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £445 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 55 68
Average hourly rate £20.25 £15.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -38.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £10.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £32.00 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -9.09%

Adobe Illustrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Adobe Illustrator across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
Birmingham -12 4 £267 -2.90% 1
Warwickshire -1 1 - - 3
Coventry - - - -
Walsall - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
Adobe Illustrator
England

Adobe Illustrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 14 (87.50%) HTML
1 14 (87.50%) Photoshop
1 14 (87.50%) CSS
1 14 (87.50%) Adobe
2 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (43.75%) SEO
3 7 (43.75%) jQuery
3 7 (43.75%) HTML5
4 6 (37.50%) Content Management
4 6 (37.50%) CMS
5 5 (31.25%) XHTML
6 4 (25.00%) Flash
6 4 (25.00%) PHP
6 4 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (18.75%) CSS3
7 3 (18.75%) MySQL
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle
7 3 (18.75%) W3C
7 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
7 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Content Management
7 3 (18.75%) WordPress
8 2 (12.50%) Drupal
8 2 (12.50%) Internet
8 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (12.50%) Google
8 2 (12.50%) FTP
8 2 (12.50%) Stellent
8 2 (12.50%) C
8 2 (12.50%) C#
8 2 (12.50%) .NET

Adobe Illustrator
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 6 (37.50%) CMS
2 3 (18.75%) WordPress
3 2 (12.50%) Drupal
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (87.50%) Photoshop
2 4 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (6.25%) MS Office
3 1 (6.25%) Fireworks
3 1 (6.25%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) FTP
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) Flex Builder
General
1 1 (6.25%) Automotive
1 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Designer
4 4 (25.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (12.50%) PHP Developer
5 2 (12.50%) MySQL Developer
5 2 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (12.50%) UX Designer
6 1 (6.25%) UI Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) UI Designer
6 1 (6.25%) UI Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Interface Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) HTML
1 14 (87.50%) CSS
2 7 (43.75%) jQuery
2 7 (43.75%) HTML5
3 5 (31.25%) XHTML
4 4 (25.00%) Flash
5 3 (18.75%) CSS3
6 2 (12.50%) .NET
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
7 1 (6.25%) XML
7 1 (6.25%) Sass
7 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (6.25%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) W3C
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (6.25%) Streaming Video
3 1 (6.25%) Animation
3 1 (6.25%) Photography
3 1 (6.25%) RIA
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) SEO
2 6 (37.50%) Content Management
3 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
3 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Content Management
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Web Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (6.25%) Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) 3D Animation
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
5 1 (6.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (12.50%) C
3 2 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) C++
4 1 (6.25%) VBA
4 1 (6.25%) PHP5
4 1 (6.25%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Adobe
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Stellent
3 2 (12.50%) Google
4 1 (6.25%) Twitter
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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