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 24 June 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
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 159 153 174
Rank change year-on-year -6 +21  
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 7 12 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.21% 0.35% 0.58%
As % of the Applications category 2.69% 3.86% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 26
Median daily rate £400 £325 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% +13.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £315 £300
% change year-on-year +11.19% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £27.00 £13.67
% change year-on-year +7.40% +97.51%  

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 260 311 665
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 7.96% 9.19% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 235 480
Median daily rate £395 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.72% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £185 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 21 36
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.25 £14.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.58% +25.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £24.80 £38.02
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.21% +13.79%  

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 24 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator in the City of London.

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 16 (94.12%) Photoshop
2 10 (58.82%) HTML
3 9 (52.94%) CSS
3 9 (52.94%) Adobe
3 9 (52.94%) User Experience
4 7 (41.18%) Wireframes
4 7 (41.18%) Prototyping
5 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (23.53%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (23.53%) Finance
7 3 (17.65%) Scrum
7 3 (17.65%) Banking
7 3 (17.65%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (17.65%) Graphic Design
7 3 (17.65%) Rapid Prototyping
7 3 (17.65%) InVision
8 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
8 2 (11.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (11.76%) CSS3
8 2 (11.76%) Axure RP
8 2 (11.76%) Information Architecture
8 2 (11.76%) HTML5
8 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
8 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (11.76%) Motion Graphics
8 2 (11.76%) jQuery
8 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
8 2 (11.76%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (5.88%) Marketing

Adobe Illustrator
Co-occurring 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 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (94.12%) Photoshop
2 3 (17.65%) Adobe After Effects
2 3 (17.65%) InVision
3 2 (11.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (11.76%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (5.88%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (5.88%) AutoCAD
4 1 (5.88%) FreeHand
4 1 (5.88%) InDesign
4 1 (5.88%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (5.88%) UXPin
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (11.76%) Axure RP
3 1 (5.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) NCrunch
3 1 (5.88%) NUnit
3 1 (5.88%) ReSharper
3 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Front Office
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Designer
2 7 (41.18%) UI Designer
3 6 (35.29%) UX Designer
4 5 (29.41%) UI/UX Designer
5 4 (23.53%) Developer
6 3 (17.65%) HTML CSS Designer
7 2 (11.76%) UI Developer
8 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
8 1 (5.88%) C# WPF Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (5.88%) Graphic Designer
8 1 (5.88%) Interaction Designer
8 1 (5.88%) Motion Graphics Designer
8 1 (5.88%) Product Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Senior Designer
8 1 (5.88%) UI/UX Developer
8 1 (5.88%) UX Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
8 1 (5.88%) WPF Developer
8 1 (5.88%) XAML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) HTML
2 9 (52.94%) CSS
3 2 (11.76%) CSS3
3 2 (11.76%) HTML5
3 2 (11.76%) jQuery
4 1 (5.88%) .NET
4 1 (5.88%) Ajax
4 1 (5.88%) Flash
4 1 (5.88%) JSON
4 1 (5.88%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 1 (5.88%) WPF
4 1 (5.88%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) User Experience
2 3 (17.65%) Graphic Design
3 2 (11.76%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (5.88%) Animation
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Prototyping
1 7 (41.18%) Wireframes
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Rapid Prototyping
3 3 (17.65%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
4 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
4 2 (11.76%) Information Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
5 1 (5.88%) 3D Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (5.88%) Garbage Collection
5 1 (5.88%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
5 1 (5.88%) MVVM
5 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) PHP
2 1 (5.88%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Adobe
2 1 (5.88%) DevExpress
2 1 (5.88%) IBM
2 1 (5.88%) Infragistics
2 1 (5.88%) Telerik
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