The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 3 months to 30 March 2017 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
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 44 36
Rank change year-on-year +9 -8  
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.95% 0.72% 0.31%
As % of the Applications category 6.67% 7.14% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £363 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.69% +2.85%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +15.38% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £26.83 £28.85
% change year-on-year +49.08% -7.00%  

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

Contract Software Application Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 45 42 60
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 14.29% 10.05% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 21
Median daily rate £313 £360 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.19% +19.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £200 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £486 £371
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +0.74% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 13
Median hourly rate £10.00 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £16.60 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.40 £50.50 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

Adobe Illustrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Adobe Illustrator as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe Illustrator in Cambridge

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe Illustrator in Cambridge

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe Illustrator in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Adobe Illustrator.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) SDL Web 8
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Graphic Design
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) UX Design
1 3 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) OmniGraffle
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (100.00%) Grunt
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
1 3 (100.00%) gulp
2 2 (66.67%) Dart
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) Wireframes
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) PhantomJS
2 2 (66.67%) TypeScript

Adobe Illustrator
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) OmniGraffle
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Grunt
1 3 (100.00%) gulp
1 3 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 3 (100.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (66.67%) IntelliJ
2 2 (66.67%) PhantomJS
2 2 (66.67%) WebStorm
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (33.33%) Mocha
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
1 3 (100.00%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) PhoneGap
2 2 (66.67%) Sass
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (33.33%) Express
3 1 (33.33%) Polymer
3 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Graphic Design
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) UX Design
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) Wireframes
3 1 (33.33%) BPMN
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Dart
2 2 (66.67%) ECMAScript
2 2 (66.67%) TypeScript
3 1 (33.33%) ES6