The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe Illustrator
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank - - 35
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff - - 0.78%
As % of the Applications category - - 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +11.53% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £22.17 £28.85
% change year-on-year +80.46% -23.17%  

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 Cardiff with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 35 62 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 10.54% 14.87% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 36 24
Median daily rate £170 £315 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -46.03% -16.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £200 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £398 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Median hourly rate £11.17 £13.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.25% -19.40%  
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 Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe Illustrator in Cardiff

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe Illustrator in Cardiff