Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 13 November 2018 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
UK > England
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 673 567 539
Rank change year-on-year -106 -28 -90
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 193 311 361
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.33% 0.37%
As % of the Applications category 2.43% 3.71% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 194 279
England median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -1.52%
10th Percentile £163 £202 £168
90th Percentile £536 £497 £514
UK median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -1.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 10
England median hourly rate £20.75 £21.00 £27.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.19% -22.80% +61.54%
10th Percentile £11.85 £10.48 £23.64
90th Percentile £128.78 £30.73 £176.25
UK median hourly rate £20.75 £21.00 £27.20
% change year-on-year -1.19% -22.80% +79.32%

Adobe Illustrator is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 7,938 8,392 8,988
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.37% 8.93% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,699 5,151 5,237
England median daily rate £375 £353 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.23% +3.82% -2.86%
10th Percentile £146 £149 £150
90th Percentile £563 £573 £525
UK median daily rate £373 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +6.57% +3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 738 677 891
England median hourly rate £16.00 £15.55 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.89% -5.76% +6.45%
10th Percentile £10.31 £10.00 £10.13
90th Percentile £40.33 £35.00 £40.50
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.15
% change year-on-year +3.23% -4.02% +4.19%

Adobe Illustrator
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Adobe Illustrator in England

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe Illustrator in England

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator in England over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Adobe Illustrator in England

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe Illustrator in England

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator in England over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Adobe Illustrator in England

Adobe Illustrator
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 13 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -52 114 £400 - 82
North of England -25 30 £306 +2.08% 46
South East -33 27 £188 -51.92% 31
North West -9 22 £250 -33.33% 22
East of England +3 10 £350 +16.67% 13
Yorkshire -4 8 £388 +72.22% 17
Midlands -39 7 £450 +41.73% 21
East Midlands +6 6 £450 +38.46% 15
South West -48 4 £250 -20.63% 11
West Midlands -44 1 - - 6
Adobe Illustrator
UK

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe Illustrator also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Adobe Illustrator.

1 167 (86.53%) Photoshop
2 111 (57.51%) User Experience
3 109 (56.48%) Adobe
4 81 (41.97%) HTML
5 72 (37.31%) CSS
6 48 (24.87%) Wireframes
7 46 (23.83%) InDesign
8 43 (22.28%) Agile Software Development
9 39 (20.21%) Finance
9 39 (20.21%) JavaScript
10 38 (19.69%) HTML5
10 38 (19.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 37 (19.17%) Marketing
11 37 (19.17%) InVision
12 27 (13.99%) Axure RP
12 27 (13.99%) Degree
12 27 (13.99%) Prototyping
13 26 (13.47%) Graphic Design
14 25 (12.95%) Adobe After Effects
14 25 (12.95%) Responsive Web Design
14 25 (12.95%) JIRA
15 23 (11.92%) Social Media
16 22 (11.40%) Adobe Creative Cloud
17 21 (10.88%) CSS3
18 19 (9.84%) Web Design
18 19 (9.84%) jQuery
19 18 (9.33%) AngularJS
19 18 (9.33%) Animation
19 18 (9.33%) Typography
20 17 (8.81%) Front End Development

Adobe Illustrator
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 16 (8.29%) CMS
2 14 (7.25%) WordPress
3 11 (5.70%) Confluence
4 4 (2.07%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (1.55%) Drupal
6 1 (0.52%) Apache
6 1 (0.52%) Marvel
6 1 (0.52%) Moodle
6 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 167 (86.53%) Photoshop
2 46 (23.83%) InDesign
3 38 (19.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 37 (19.17%) InVision
5 25 (12.95%) Adobe After Effects
6 16 (8.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 8 (4.15%) Acrobat
8 7 (3.63%) Microsoft Office
9 6 (3.11%) Adobe Premiere
10 5 (2.59%) Final Cut Pro
11 4 (2.07%) Microsoft Excel
11 4 (2.07%) OmniGraffle
12 3 (1.55%) Adobe Captivate
12 3 (1.55%) Camtasia
12 3 (1.55%) ImageReady
13 2 (1.04%) Fireworks
14 1 (0.52%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.52%) FreeHand
14 1 (0.52%) Maya
14 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (11.40%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 5 (2.59%) Google Analytics
3 4 (2.07%) npm
4 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.52%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.59%) Internet
2 4 (2.07%) Intranet
3 3 (1.55%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (13.99%) Axure RP
2 25 (12.95%) JIRA
3 16 (8.29%) Git (software)
4 11 (5.70%) Dreamweaver
5 9 (4.66%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 9 (4.66%) Bitbucket
5 9 (4.66%) Karma Test Runner
5 9 (4.66%) Protractor
6 6 (3.11%) Bower
6 6 (3.11%) Xcode
7 5 (2.59%) Mercurial
8 4 (2.07%) Grunt
8 4 (2.07%) webpack
9 3 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.04%) Babel
10 2 (1.04%) gulp
11 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Blend
11 1 (0.52%) PostCSS
11 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 39 (20.21%) Finance
2 37 (19.17%) Marketing
3 16 (8.29%) Banking
4 12 (6.22%) Games
5 11 (5.70%) Advertising
6 8 (4.15%) Legal
6 8 (4.15%) Retail
7 7 (3.63%) Publishing
8 6 (3.11%) Multimedia
9 4 (2.07%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.55%) Brand Awareness
11 2 (1.04%) Manufacturing
11 2 (1.04%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.52%) Automotive
12 1 (0.52%) Electronics
12 1 (0.52%) French Language
12 1 (0.52%) German Language
12 1 (0.52%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.52%) Law
12 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 131 (67.88%) Designer
2 42 (21.76%) UX Designer
3 36 (18.65%) Developer
3 36 (18.65%) UI Designer
4 24 (12.44%) Digital Designer
5 21 (10.88%) Graphic Designer
6 17 (8.81%) Senior Designer
7 16 (8.29%) UI/UX Designer
8 11 (5.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 8 (4.15%) Creative Designer
9 8 (4.15%) Senior UI Designer
10 7 (3.63%) Visual Designer
10 7 (3.63%) Web Designer
11 6 (3.11%) Interaction Designer
11 6 (3.11%) Junior
12 4 (2.07%) Full Stack Developer
12 4 (2.07%) Lead Designer
12 4 (2.07%) UI Developer
12 4 (2.07%) WordPress Developer
13 3 (1.55%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (41.97%) HTML
2 72 (37.31%) CSS
3 38 (19.69%) HTML5
4 21 (10.88%) CSS3
5 19 (9.84%) jQuery
6 18 (9.33%) AngularJS
7 12 (6.22%) Flash
7 12 (6.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (3.63%) LESS
8 7 (3.63%) Node.js
8 7 (3.63%) React
8 7 (3.63%) Sass
8 7 (3.63%) XML
9 6 (3.11%) Handlebars
10 5 (2.59%) RESTful
11 4 (2.07%) Ajax
11 4 (2.07%) JSON
11 4 (2.07%) XHTML
12 3 (1.55%) Core Animation
12 3 (1.55%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 111 (57.51%) User Experience
2 26 (13.47%) Graphic Design
3 23 (11.92%) Social Media
4 18 (9.33%) Animation
5 16 (8.29%) Fintech
6 13 (6.74%) Self-Motivation
7 10 (5.18%) Photography
8 8 (4.15%) Video Editing
9 7 (3.63%) Mobile App
10 6 (3.11%) Taxonomies
11 5 (2.59%) Algorithms
12 4 (2.07%) e-Learning
12 4 (2.07%) Online Banking
12 4 (2.07%) Virtual Team
13 3 (1.55%) Apple TV
13 3 (1.55%) Computer Science
13 3 (1.55%) Data Structures
13 3 (1.55%) Digital Media
13 3 (1.55%) Motion Graphics
13 3 (1.55%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.22%) Android
2 11 (5.70%) Apple iOS
3 7 (3.63%) Windows
4 5 (2.59%) Mac OS
5 4 (2.07%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.55%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.55%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (24.87%) Wireframes
2 43 (22.28%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (13.99%) Prototyping
4 25 (12.95%) Responsive Web Design
5 19 (9.84%) Web Design
6 18 (9.33%) Typography
7 17 (8.81%) Front End Development
7 17 (8.81%) Web Development
8 14 (7.25%) Infographics
8 14 (7.25%) Scrum
9 13 (6.74%) Workflow
10 12 (6.22%) Analytics
10 12 (6.22%) TDD
11 10 (5.18%) E-Commerce
11 10 (5.18%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (4.66%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
13 8 (4.15%) User Stories
13 8 (4.15%) UX Design
14 7 (3.63%) Creative Thinking
14 7 (3.63%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 39 (20.21%) JavaScript
2 12 (6.22%) Java
2 12 (6.22%) PHP
3 6 (3.11%) SQL
4 4 (2.07%) C#
5 3 (1.55%) Apple Swift
5 3 (1.55%) C++
5 3 (1.55%) Objective-C
5 3 (1.55%) TypeScript
6 2 (1.04%) ES6
6 2 (1.04%) Python
6 2 (1.04%) Ruby
7 1 (0.52%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.52%) PHP 5
7 1 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (13.99%) Degree
2 2 (1.04%) CIPD
3 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.07%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) GDPR
2 1 (0.52%) WAI
2 1 (0.52%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (2.07%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.04%) Ansible
1 2 (1.04%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 109 (56.48%) Adobe
2 16 (8.29%) Google
3 9 (4.66%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.07%) Apple
4 4 (2.07%) ATG
4 4 (2.07%) Twitter
5 3 (1.55%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.55%) Facebook
5 3 (1.55%) hybris
5 3 (1.55%) IBM
5 3 (1.55%) WooCommerce
6 2 (1.04%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.52%) Hootsuite
7 1 (0.52%) Progress
7 1 (0.52%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.52%) Samsung
7 1 (0.52%) SAP