The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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
England / East Midlands
Rank 97 93 88
Rank change year-on-year -4 -5  
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.20% 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the Applications category 2.05% 1.27% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £325 £363 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.34% +81.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £323 £300
% change year-on-year +0.77% +7.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.50 - -
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 East Midlands with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 146 158 231
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 9.78% 9.74% 14.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 85 100
Median daily rate £325 £325 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +32.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £138 £81
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £648 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +1.51% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 38
Median hourly rate £14.30 £13.30 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.52% +2.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £40.00 £20.25
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 East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe Illustrator in the East Midlands

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe Illustrator in the East Midlands

Adobe Illustrator
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -2 3 £325 -7.14% 2
Adobe Illustrator
England

Adobe Illustrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Adobe Illustrator.

1 10 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 6 (60.00%) Adobe
3 6 (60.00%) HTML
4 5 (50.00%) User Experience
5 4 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (40.00%) Wireframes
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) Web Design
7 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (20.00%) CSS3
7 2 (20.00%) HTML5
7 2 (20.00%) jQuery
7 2 (20.00%) Prototyping
8 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (10.00%) Time Management
8 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
8 1 (10.00%) WordPress
8 1 (10.00%) Hedge funds
8 1 (10.00%) Information Architecture
8 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
8 1 (10.00%) Typography
8 1 (10.00%) Fintech
8 1 (10.00%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (10.00%) PHP
8 1 (10.00%) .NET
8 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
8 1 (10.00%) Marketing
8 1 (10.00%) Usability Engineering
8 1 (10.00%) Web Development

Adobe Illustrator
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (10.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Designer
2 5 (50.00%) UX Designer
3 3 (30.00%) Web Designer
4 2 (20.00%) Developer
4 2 (20.00%) HTML CSS Designer
5 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (10.00%) UI Designer
5 1 (10.00%) UI/UX Designer
5 1 (10.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) CSS3
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Fintech
2 1 (10.00%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Wireframes
2 3 (30.00%) Web Design
3 2 (20.00%) Prototyping
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (10.00%) Information Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Typography
4 1 (10.00%) Usability Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Adobe
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