Period
to 21 October 2017

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 21 October 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
UK > England
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 544 533 460
Rank change year-on-year -11 -73 -77
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 303 366 474
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.33% 0.37% 0.46%
As % of the Applications category 3.74% 4.06% 4.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 277 276
England median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% - -
10th Percentile £206 £168 £178
90th Percentile £494 £521 £438
UK median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 16
England median hourly rate £20.50 £27.00 £17.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.07% +50.54% -5.61%
10th Percentile £10.12 £25.24 £9.00
90th Percentile £30.75 £175.00 £40.00
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £27.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year -24.07% +60.33% -11.37%

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 8106 9018 10913
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.87% 9.17% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4933 5271 6393
England median daily rate £361 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -2.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £150 £148 £155
90th Percentile £561 £525 £538
UK median daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year +4.48% -4.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 627 907 1068
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +9.56% +0.40%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £37.50 £40.50 £35.83
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% -

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 21 October 2017.

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 21 October 2017.

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 21 October 2017. 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 -70 168 £400 +23.08% 21
South East +18 46 £390 +95.00% 8
North of England +94 37 £325 -3.70% 6
Midlands +44 28 £325 +5.69% 14
North West +40 28 £375 +11.11% 4
West Midlands +32 19 £305 +0.41% 11
South West +19 14 £315 - 2
East of England -25 10 £300 -14.29% 3
East Midlands +6 9 £325 -13.33% 3
Yorkshire +32 8 £225 -24.37% 2
North East +66 1 £175 -54.84%
Adobe Illustrator
UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 England region with a requirement for Adobe Illustrator.

1 260 (85.81%) Photoshop
2 166 (54.79%) User Experience
3 154 (50.83%) HTML
4 151 (49.83%) CSS
5 148 (48.84%) Adobe
6 103 (33.99%) Agile Software Development
7 80 (26.40%) JavaScript
8 78 (25.74%) Wireframes
9 67 (22.11%) Responsive Web Design
10 66 (21.78%) Finance
11 59 (19.47%) HTML5
12 56 (18.48%) Marketing
13 52 (17.16%) CSS3
13 52 (17.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 50 (16.50%) InVision
15 45 (14.85%) Graphic Design
15 45 (14.85%) InDesign
16 43 (14.19%) Web Design
16 43 (14.19%) jQuery
17 42 (13.86%) Mobile App
18 40 (13.20%) Front End Development
19 39 (12.87%) Axure RP
20 33 (10.89%) Web Development
21 32 (10.56%) Adobe After Effects
22 31 (10.23%) Typography
22 31 (10.23%) Prototyping
23 30 (9.90%) Banking
24 28 (9.24%) PHP
24 28 (9.24%) Apple iOS
25 26 (8.58%) Dreamweaver

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 21 (6.93%) CMS
2 20 (6.60%) WordPress
3 7 (2.31%) Drupal
4 4 (1.32%) Apache
5 3 (0.99%) Confluence
5 3 (0.99%) nginx
6 2 (0.66%) Marvel
6 2 (0.66%) SAS
6 2 (0.66%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.33%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.33%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.33%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.33%) Joomla!
Applications
1 260 (85.81%) Photoshop
2 52 (17.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 50 (16.50%) InVision
4 45 (14.85%) InDesign
5 32 (10.56%) Adobe After Effects
6 26 (8.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 14 (4.62%) MS Visio
8 13 (4.29%) Adobe Premiere
8 13 (4.29%) OmniGraffle
8 13 (4.29%) UXPin
9 9 (2.97%) Flinto
9 9 (2.97%) Microsoft Excel
9 9 (2.97%) Microsoft Office
10 8 (2.64%) Acrobat
11 5 (1.65%) ImageReady
12 4 (1.32%) Fireworks
12 4 (1.32%) Pixate
13 3 (0.99%) Edge Animate
13 3 (0.99%) RoboHelp
13 3 (0.99%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 5 (1.65%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.33%) Magento
2 1 (0.33%) Shopify
2 1 (0.33%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.62%) GitHub
2 13 (4.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 10 (3.30%) Slack
4 9 (2.97%) SaaS
5 8 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (2.31%) Google Analytics
7 6 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (1.65%) npm
9 2 (0.66%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.66%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.66%) Dropbox
9 2 (0.66%) Route 53
10 1 (0.33%) Trello
10 1 (0.33%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.64%) Internet
2 2 (0.66%) SMS
3 1 (0.33%) Intranet
3 1 (0.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.30%) MySQL
2 5 (1.65%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.33%) FileMaker
3 1 (0.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.33%) MonetDB
3 1 (0.33%) Neo4j
3 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 39 (12.87%) Axure RP
2 26 (8.58%) Dreamweaver
3 25 (8.25%) gulp
4 23 (7.59%) Git (software)
5 17 (5.61%) JIRA
6 16 (5.28%) Grunt
7 15 (4.95%) Mocha
8 12 (3.96%) webpack
9 9 (2.97%) Jasmine
10 8 (2.64%) Babel
11 7 (2.31%) Mercurial
11 7 (2.31%) Visual Studio
12 6 (1.98%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 6 (1.98%) Karma Test Runner
12 6 (1.98%) Subversion
13 4 (1.32%) Jenkins
13 4 (1.32%) Sinon.JS
14 3 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
15 2 (0.66%) PHPUnit
15 2 (0.66%) Selenium
General
1 66 (21.78%) Finance
2 56 (18.48%) Marketing
3 30 (9.90%) Banking
4 15 (4.95%) Retail
5 11 (3.63%) Games
6 8 (2.64%) Multimedia
7 7 (2.31%) German Language
8 6 (1.98%) French Language
8 6 (1.98%) Publishing
9 4 (1.32%) Advertising
9 4 (1.32%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.32%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.32%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.66%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.66%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.66%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.33%) Automotive
12 1 (0.33%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 204 (67.33%) Designer
2 88 (29.04%) UX Designer
3 73 (24.09%) UI Designer
4 65 (21.45%) Developer
5 44 (14.52%) UI/UX Designer
6 34 (11.22%) Digital Designer
7 31 (10.23%) Visual Designer
8 28 (9.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 24 (7.92%) Senior Designer
10 21 (6.93%) Graphic Designer
11 16 (5.28%) Web Developer
12 15 (4.95%) Mobile Designer
12 15 (4.95%) Web Designer
13 12 (3.96%) JavaScript Developer
14 9 (2.97%) Senior Visual Designer
14 9 (2.97%) UI Developer
15 8 (2.64%) HTML CSS Designer
15 8 (2.64%) Mobile UX Designer
16 7 (2.31%) Mobile UI Designer
16 7 (2.31%) Web UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (50.83%) HTML
2 151 (49.83%) CSS
3 59 (19.47%) HTML5
4 52 (17.16%) CSS3
5 43 (14.19%) jQuery
6 26 (8.58%) Sass
7 22 (7.26%) AngularJS
7 22 (7.26%) Node.js
7 22 (7.26%) React
8 16 (5.28%) Material Design
9 15 (4.95%) Flash
9 15 (4.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 14 (4.62%) LESS
10 14 (4.62%) SVG
11 9 (2.97%) JSON
12 8 (2.64%) Chai
13 5 (1.65%) Apache Cordova
13 5 (1.65%) XML
14 4 (1.32%) DHTML
14 4 (1.32%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 166 (54.79%) User Experience
2 45 (14.85%) Graphic Design
3 42 (13.86%) Mobile App
4 20 (6.60%) Social Media
5 16 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (4.29%) Animation
7 11 (3.63%) Motion Graphics
8 10 (3.30%) Video Editing
9 5 (1.65%) Derivative
9 5 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.65%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (1.32%) Blog
10 4 (1.32%) Fintech
10 4 (1.32%) Online Banking
11 3 (0.99%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.99%) Photography
11 3 (0.99%) W3C
12 2 (0.66%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.66%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 28 (9.24%) Apple iOS
2 24 (7.92%) Android
3 11 (3.63%) Windows
4 8 (2.64%) Linux
5 4 (1.32%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.66%) Unix
6 2 (0.66%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (33.99%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (25.74%) Wireframes
3 67 (22.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 43 (14.19%) Web Design
5 40 (13.20%) Front End Development
6 33 (10.89%) Web Development
7 31 (10.23%) Prototyping
7 31 (10.23%) Typography
8 20 (6.60%) E-Commerce
9 19 (6.27%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
10 18 (5.94%) Scrum
11 15 (4.95%) Analytics
11 15 (4.95%) Visualisation
12 14 (4.62%) UX Design
13 13 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (4.29%) TDD
13 13 (4.29%) Time Management
14 12 (3.96%) SEO
15 11 (3.63%) Email Marketing
15 11 (3.63%) Infographics
Programming Languages
1 80 (26.40%) JavaScript
2 28 (9.24%) PHP
3 8 (2.64%) ES6
4 6 (1.98%) ECMAScript
4 6 (1.98%) Java
5 4 (1.32%) Python
6 3 (0.99%) ActionScript
6 3 (0.99%) C#
6 3 (0.99%) SQL
6 3 (0.99%) TypeScript
7 2 (0.66%) Dart
7 2 (0.66%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.33%) AppleScript
8 1 (0.33%) C
8 1 (0.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (6.60%) Degree
2 6 (1.98%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.32%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.33%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.66%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (0.66%) VirtualBox
1 2 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.66%) cPanel
1 2 (0.66%) Nagios
2 1 (0.33%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 148 (48.84%) Adobe
2 10 (3.30%) Microsoft
3 8 (2.64%) Google
4 6 (1.98%) Facebook
4 6 (1.98%) Twitter
5 3 (0.99%) Apple
5 3 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.66%) IBM
6 2 (0.66%) Optimizely
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle
6 2 (0.66%) Qubit
6 2 (0.66%) Sage
6 2 (0.66%) Tableau
6 2 (0.66%) VMware
6 2 (0.66%) Zend
7 1 (0.33%) Quark
7 1 (0.33%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 1 (0.33%) Selligent