Period
to 19 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Adobe Illustrator skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Adobe Illustrator over the 6 months to 19 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Adobe Illustrator
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 84 99 96
Rank change year-on-year +15 -3 -8
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.23% 0.19% 0.073%
As % of the Applications category 2.75% 2.13% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Birmingham median daily rate £450 £310 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.16% -11.43% +27.27%
10th Percentile £410 £280 £325
90th Percentile £519 £340 £375
West Midlands median daily rate £431 £275 £350
% change year-on-year +56.82% -21.43% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - £10.23 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £26.50 £18.62 £26.00
% change year-on-year +42.36% -28.40% -

Adobe Illustrator is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 109 141 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 8.26% 8.85% 8.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 88 84
Birmingham median daily rate £325 £340 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.41% +0.52% +23.00%
10th Percentile £123 £153 £130
90th Percentile £483 £491 £462
West Midlands median daily rate £325 £325 £350
% change year-on-year - -7.14% +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 8
Birmingham median hourly rate £16.52 £10.37 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.33% -35.22% +31.01%
10th Percentile £10.23 £8.39 £10.60
90th Percentile £25.50 £20.00 £25.44
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% -18.92%

Adobe Illustrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Adobe Illustrator as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe Illustrator in Birmingham

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe Illustrator in Birmingham

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe Illustrator in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe Illustrator also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Adobe Illustrator.

1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
1 3 (100.00%) Wireframes
2 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
2 2 (66.67%) A/B Testing
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Heuristic Evaluation
2 2 (66.67%) Remote Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (66.67%) Multivariate Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Usability Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
3 1 (33.33%) InVision

Adobe Illustrator
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (33.33%) InVision
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Designer
1 3 (100.00%) UI Designer
1 3 (100.00%) UI/UX Designer
1 3 (100.00%) UX Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Interface Designer
2 1 (33.33%) UI Architect
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Wireframes
2 2 (66.67%) A/B Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Heuristic Evaluation
2 2 (66.67%) Multivariate Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
2 2 (66.67%) Remote Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Usability Testing
3 1 (33.33%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe