The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 28 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
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 119 136
Rank change year-on-year -3 +17  
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 8 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.34% 0.39% 0.40%
As % of the Applications category 3.48% 3.01% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 3
Median daily rate £309 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £227 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £394 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £315 £300
% change year-on-year +7.30% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £27.00 £26.84
% change year-on-year +7.40% +0.61%  

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 of England with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 230 332 357
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 9.74% 13.01% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 230 293
Median daily rate £350 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +18.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £130 £106
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 104 106
Median hourly rate £25.50 £18.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.72% +25.86%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.86 £11.53 £9.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -6.06% +17.85%  

Adobe Illustrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Adobe Illustrator as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe Illustrator in the East of England

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe Illustrator in the East of England

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator in the East of England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Adobe Illustrator in the East of England

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe Illustrator in the East of England

Adobe Illustrator
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Bedfordshire - 4 £309 -
Cambridgeshire +5 3 £400 +11.11% 1
Hertfordshire -5 1 £115 -37.41% 1
Adobe Illustrator
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 East of England region with a requirement for Adobe Illustrator.

1 18 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 16 (88.89%) HTML
2 16 (88.89%) CSS
3 9 (50.00%) HTML5
3 9 (50.00%) CSS3
4 8 (44.44%) Marketing
4 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (38.89%) Adobe
5 7 (38.89%) Graphic Design
5 7 (38.89%) Mobile App
5 7 (38.89%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (38.89%) User Experience
5 7 (38.89%) Wireframes
6 6 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (33.33%) gulp
6 6 (33.33%) Jasmine
6 6 (33.33%) Node.js
6 6 (33.33%) REST
6 6 (33.33%) Grunt
6 6 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 6 (33.33%) OmniGraffle
6 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 6 (33.33%) UX Design
6 6 (33.33%) Mercurial
6 6 (33.33%) SDL Web 8
6 6 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
6 6 (33.33%) Java

Adobe Illustrator
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (11.11%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (11.11%) SAS
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 6 (33.33%) OmniGraffle
3 5 (27.78%) InDesign
4 4 (22.22%) ImageReady
5 3 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (11.11%) UXPin
7 1 (5.56%) Acrobat
7 1 (5.56%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (5.56%) CINEMA 4D
7 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (33.33%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) SMS
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
1 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 6 (33.33%) Grunt
1 6 (33.33%) gulp
1 6 (33.33%) Jasmine
1 6 (33.33%) Mercurial
2 4 (22.22%) IntelliJ
2 4 (22.22%) PhantomJS
2 4 (22.22%) WebStorm
3 2 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (11.11%) Mocha
4 1 (5.56%) Axure RP
General
1 8 (44.44%) Marketing
2 3 (16.67%) Dutch Language
2 3 (16.67%) French Language
2 3 (16.67%) German Language
3 2 (11.11%) Advertising
3 2 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Designer
2 6 (33.33%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (16.67%) HTML CSS Designer
4 3 (16.67%) UI Designer
5 2 (11.11%) Creative Designer
5 2 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Junior
5 2 (11.11%) Junior Designer
5 2 (11.11%) PowerPoint Designer
6 1 (5.56%) Graphic Designer
6 1 (5.56%) HTML Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Graphic Designer
6 1 (5.56%) Mobile Designer
6 1 (5.56%) Mobile UI Designer
6 1 (5.56%) UI/UX Designer
6 1 (5.56%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) CSS
1 16 (88.89%) HTML
2 9 (50.00%) CSS3
2 9 (50.00%) HTML5
3 6 (33.33%) Node.js
3 6 (33.33%) REST
3 6 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (27.78%) Flash
5 4 (22.22%) Ajax
5 4 (22.22%) jQuery
5 4 (22.22%) PhoneGap
6 2 (11.11%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (11.11%) Express
6 2 (11.11%) Polymer
6 2 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (11.11%) Sass
6 2 (11.11%) Spring
6 2 (11.11%) Web Components
7 1 (5.56%) Material Design
7 1 (5.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Graphic Design
1 7 (38.89%) Mobile App
1 7 (38.89%) User Experience
2 6 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (11.11%) W3C
4 1 (5.56%) FMCG
4 1 (5.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Android
1 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (38.89%) Wireframes
3 6 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 6 (33.33%) UX Design
4 5 (27.78%) Email Marketing
5 4 (22.22%) Analytics
5 4 (22.22%) Continuous Deployment
5 4 (22.22%) CRM
5 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
6 3 (16.67%) Customer Insight
6 3 (16.67%) Data-Driven Marketing
7 2 (11.11%) BPMN
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.11%) Network Design
7 2 (11.11%) Scrum
7 2 (11.11%) TDD
7 2 (11.11%) Typography
7 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 6 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) Dart
3 4 (22.22%) ECMAScript
3 4 (22.22%) TypeScript
4 2 (11.11%) ES6
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Adobe
2 4 (22.22%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) Apple
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft