Period
to 8 April 2020

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 8 April 2020 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
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 559 637 604
Rank change year-on-year +78 -33 -38
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 109 219 271
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.25% 0.29%
As % of the Applications category 2.29% 2.94% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 146 176
Median daily rate £325 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +14.29% -7.89%
10th Percentile £125 £213 £165
90th Percentile £476 £538 £488
UK median daily rate £325 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -18.75% +14.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Median hourly rate £50.00 £30.75 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.60% +13.89% +5.88%
UK median hourly rate £50.00 £30.75 £22.25
% change year-on-year +62.60% +38.20% -12.75%

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 4,761 7,452 8,311
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.68% 8.41% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,718 4,379 5,063
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £143 £148 £148
90th Percentile £551 £575 £571
UK median daily rate £350 £375 £365
% change year-on-year -6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 543 609 724
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -0.62% +0.63%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.72 £10.50
90th Percentile £42.20 £43.75 £37.59
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.22 £16.00
% change year-on-year +10.96% +1.39% +3.23%

Adobe Illustrator
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Adobe Illustrator in England

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Adobe Illustrator in England.

Daily rate trend for Adobe Illustrator in England

Adobe Illustrator
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Adobe Illustrator in England over the 6 months to 8 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Adobe Illustrator in England

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Adobe Illustrator in England.

Hourly rate trend 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 8 April 2020. 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 +67 69 £350 -16.42% 3
North of England +66 13 £75 -82.62% 14
South West +39 9 £300 -6.61% 4
North West +35 9 £75 -84.21% 10
South East +75 6 £288 -23.33% 2
Midlands +61 6 £375 -11.76% 1
Yorkshire +53 4 £175 - 3
East Midlands +29 4 £375 -6.25% 1
West Midlands +60 2 £286 -32.65%
East of England +32 2 £313 -26.47%
Adobe Illustrator
UK

For the 6 months to 8 April 2020, 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 85 (77.98%) Photoshop
2 66 (60.55%) User Experience
3 59 (54.13%) Adobe
4 49 (44.95%) Sketch
5 41 (37.61%) InVision
6 40 (36.70%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (33.94%) HTML
7 37 (33.94%) Wireframes
8 35 (32.11%) CSS
9 34 (31.19%) Prototyping
10 26 (23.85%) Adobe XD
11 20 (18.35%) Marketing
12 19 (17.43%) Finance
12 19 (17.43%) Axure RP
13 18 (16.51%) JavaScript
14 16 (14.68%) Front End Development
14 16 (14.68%) InDesign
15 15 (13.76%) Degree
16 14 (12.84%) Scrum
16 14 (12.84%) Mobile First
17 13 (11.93%) HTML5
17 13 (11.93%) W3C
18 12 (11.01%) Graphic Design
19 11 (10.09%) Balsamiq
19 11 (10.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
19 11 (10.09%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
20 10 (9.17%) CSS3
20 10 (9.17%) Adobe After Effects
21 9 (8.26%) Social Media
21 9 (8.26%) Visualisation

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 7 (6.42%) CMS
2 6 (5.50%) Mendix
3 4 (3.67%) Kentico
3 4 (3.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (3.67%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.83%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.92%) Moodle
5 1 (0.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 85 (77.98%) Photoshop
2 49 (44.95%) Sketch
3 41 (37.61%) InVision
4 26 (23.85%) Adobe XD
5 16 (14.68%) InDesign
6 11 (10.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 10 (9.17%) Adobe After Effects
8 8 (7.34%) Figma
9 5 (4.59%) Adobe Premiere
9 5 (4.59%) CINEMA 4D
9 5 (4.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Office
11 3 (2.75%) 3ds Max
11 3 (2.75%) Inkscape
11 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Excel
12 2 (1.83%) Marvel
12 2 (1.83%) UXPin
13 1 (0.92%) Camtasia
13 1 (0.92%) FreeHand
13 1 (0.92%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.67%) Google Docs
2 3 (2.75%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 3 (2.75%) AWS
3 2 (1.83%) Azure
3 2 (1.83%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.92%) HTTP
1 1 (0.92%) Intranet
1 1 (0.92%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (17.43%) Axure RP
2 11 (10.09%) Balsamiq
3 3 (2.75%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (2.75%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.75%) Grunt
3 3 (2.75%) gulp
4 2 (1.83%) Jasmine
4 2 (1.83%) JIRA
4 2 (1.83%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.92%) Bitbucket
General
1 20 (18.35%) Marketing
2 19 (17.43%) Finance
3 8 (7.34%) Public Sector
3 8 (7.34%) Retail
4 6 (5.50%) Advertising
4 6 (5.50%) Publishing
5 5 (4.59%) Automotive
5 5 (4.59%) Brand Awareness
6 4 (3.67%) Back Office
6 4 (3.67%) Games
7 3 (2.75%) Banking
8 2 (1.83%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.83%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.92%) Electronics
9 1 (0.92%) Legal
9 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 78 (71.56%) Designer
2 36 (33.03%) UX Designer
3 30 (27.52%) UI Designer
4 22 (20.18%) Developer
5 17 (15.60%) UI/UX Designer
6 14 (12.84%) Digital Designer
7 10 (9.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 9 (8.26%) Senior Designer
8 9 (8.26%) UI Developer
9 6 (5.50%) Digital UX Designer
9 6 (5.50%) Graphic Designer
9 6 (5.50%) Senior UX Designer
10 5 (4.59%) Senior Digital Designer
11 4 (3.67%) Architect
11 4 (3.67%) Author
11 4 (3.67%) Mobile Designer
11 4 (3.67%) Technical Author
11 4 (3.67%) UX Developer
11 4 (3.67%) Web Designer
12 3 (2.75%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (33.94%) HTML
2 35 (32.11%) CSS
3 13 (11.93%) HTML5
4 10 (9.17%) CSS3
5 6 (5.50%) jQuery
5 6 (5.50%) React
5 6 (5.50%) Web Services
6 5 (4.59%) .NET
6 5 (4.59%) Node.js
6 5 (4.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (3.67%) ASP.NET
7 4 (3.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (3.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (3.67%) LESS
7 4 (3.67%) Sass
8 2 (1.83%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.83%) Jest
8 2 (1.83%) Pixi.js
8 2 (1.83%) Redux
8 2 (1.83%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 66 (60.55%) User Experience
2 13 (11.93%) W3C
3 12 (11.01%) Graphic Design
4 9 (8.26%) Social Media
5 7 (6.42%) Animation
5 7 (6.42%) Motion Graphics
6 6 (5.50%) Mobile App
6 6 (5.50%) NHS
7 4 (3.67%) Augmented Reality
7 4 (3.67%) FMCG
7 4 (3.67%) iPhone
7 4 (3.67%) Video Editing
8 3 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.92%) Blog
10 1 (0.92%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.92%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.92%) Photography
10 1 (0.92%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.92%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.50%) Android
2 3 (2.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (36.70%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (33.94%) Wireframes
3 34 (31.19%) Prototyping
4 16 (14.68%) Front End Development
5 14 (12.84%) Mobile First
5 14 (12.84%) Scrum
6 11 (10.09%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 9 (8.26%) Visualisation
8 8 (7.34%) Time Management
9 7 (6.42%) Collaborative Working
9 7 (6.42%) Decision-Making
9 7 (6.42%) E-Commerce
10 6 (5.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 6 (5.50%) DevOps
10 6 (5.50%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (5.50%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (4.59%) Content Marketing
11 5 (4.59%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (4.59%) Data Visualisation
11 5 (4.59%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.51%) JavaScript
2 6 (5.50%) C#
3 5 (4.59%) Java
4 3 (2.75%) PHP
4 3 (2.75%) TypeScript
5 2 (1.83%) C
5 2 (1.83%) C++
6 1 (0.92%) Apple Swift
6 1 (0.92%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (13.76%) Degree
2 1 (0.92%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) PMO
1 3 (2.75%) SLA
2 1 (0.92%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (1.83%) Docker
Vendors
1 59 (54.13%) Adobe
2 8 (7.34%) Google
3 4 (3.67%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.75%) Vectorworks
5 2 (1.83%) Facebook
5 2 (1.83%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.83%) Twitter
6 1 (0.92%) SAP