The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe Illustrator
London / City of London
Rank 145 137 162
Rank change year-on-year -8 +25  
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 10 22 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.33% 0.66% 0.65%
As % of the Applications category 3.45% 6.23% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 20
Median daily rate £475 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +58.33% -25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £290 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £475 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £323 £300
% change year-on-year +0.77% +7.50%  
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 the City of London with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 290 353 584
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 9.57% 10.61% 11.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 266 418
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £540 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +1.51% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 17
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £15.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +21.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.19 £10.80 £13.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £26.00 £35.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £14.85
% change year-on-year -9.09% +11.11%  

Adobe Illustrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe Illustrator in the City of London

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator in the City of London over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Adobe Illustrator in the City of London

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe Illustrator in the City of London

Adobe Illustrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 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 City of London region with a requirement for Adobe Illustrator.

1 25 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 16 (64.00%) Adobe
3 14 (56.00%) User Experience
4 10 (40.00%) Wireframes
5 9 (36.00%) Banking
6 8 (32.00%) CSS
6 8 (32.00%) HTML
7 7 (28.00%) Prototyping
7 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (24.00%) Information Architecture
8 6 (24.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 5 (20.00%) Visualisation
9 5 (20.00%) Axure RP
9 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
9 5 (20.00%) jQuery
9 5 (20.00%) Dreamweaver
10 4 (16.00%) IBM
10 4 (16.00%) .NET
10 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
10 4 (16.00%) C#
10 4 (16.00%) Front Office
10 4 (16.00%) XAML
10 4 (16.00%) Infragistics
10 4 (16.00%) Finance
10 4 (16.00%) WPF
10 4 (16.00%) Telerik
10 4 (16.00%) ReSharper
10 4 (16.00%) NUnit
10 4 (16.00%) TeamCity
10 4 (16.00%) DevExpress

Adobe Illustrator
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (8.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 25 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (16.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (12.00%) InVision
3 3 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (8.00%) Acrobat
4 2 (8.00%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (8.00%) CINEMA 4D
5 1 (4.00%) AutoCAD
5 1 (4.00%) Fireworks
5 1 (4.00%) FreeHand
5 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (4.00%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (4.00%) Pixate
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 5 (20.00%) Axure RP
2 5 (20.00%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (16.00%) Bitbucket
3 4 (16.00%) NCrunch
3 4 (16.00%) NUnit
3 4 (16.00%) ReSharper
3 4 (16.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.00%) Bower
4 1 (4.00%) Grunt
4 1 (4.00%) gulp
4 1 (4.00%) Subversion
4 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
4 1 (4.00%) webpack
General
1 9 (36.00%) Banking
2 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Front Office
3 3 (12.00%) Legal
3 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (8.00%) Games
4 2 (8.00%) Marketing
4 2 (8.00%) Publishing
4 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (4.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Designer
2 8 (32.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) UX Designer
3 6 (24.00%) UI Designer
4 5 (20.00%) Senior Designer
4 5 (20.00%) UI Developer
5 4 (16.00%) C# Developer
5 4 (16.00%) C# WPF Developer
5 4 (16.00%) UI/UX Designer
5 4 (16.00%) UI/UX Developer
5 4 (16.00%) UX Developer
5 4 (16.00%) WPF Developer
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Designer
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Junior
6 2 (8.00%) Mobile Designer
6 2 (8.00%) Mobile UX Designer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Visual Designer
6 2 (8.00%) Visual Designer
6 2 (8.00%) XAML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) CSS
1 8 (32.00%) HTML
2 5 (20.00%) jQuery
3 4 (16.00%) .NET
3 4 (16.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 4 (16.00%) WPF
4 3 (12.00%) Ajax
5 2 (8.00%) Flash
5 2 (8.00%) JSON
6 1 (4.00%) Apache Flex
6 1 (4.00%) CSS3
6 1 (4.00%) DHTML
6 1 (4.00%) Framer.js
6 1 (4.00%) HTML5
6 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (4.00%) XHTML
6 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) User Experience
2 3 (12.00%) Animation
2 3 (12.00%) Graphic Design
2 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.00%) FMCG
3 2 (8.00%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Blog
4 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.00%) Interactive TV
4 1 (4.00%) Video Editing
4 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Android
1 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Wireframes
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) Prototyping
3 6 (24.00%) Information Architecture
4 5 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 4 (16.00%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (16.00%) Front End Development
5 4 (16.00%) Garbage Collection
5 4 (16.00%) MVVM
6 3 (12.00%) Usability Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Brand Management
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
7 2 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (8.00%) Service Design
7 2 (8.00%) Typography
7 2 (8.00%) Wealth Management
7 2 (8.00%) Web Development
8 1 (4.00%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) C#
1 4 (16.00%) XAML
2 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Adobe
2 4 (16.00%) DevExpress
2 4 (16.00%) IBM
2 4 (16.00%) Infragistics
2 4 (16.00%) Telerik
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Sage
City, London
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Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
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Rate: £120 - £160 per day
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