Period
to 10 August 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 10 August 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
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 456 610 634
Rank change year-on-year +154 +24 -61
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 59 207 236
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Applications category 2.23% 2.96% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 145 150
Median daily rate £375 £371 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.08% +1.99% -3.00%
10th Percentile £199 £207 £113
90th Percentile £513 £523 £526
UK median daily rate £375 £371 £370
% change year-on-year +1.08% +0.27% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 2
Median hourly rate - £50.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +110.53% -18.10%
UK median hourly rate - £50.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year - +110.53% -18.10%

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 2,642 7,005 8,011
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.51% 8.38% 8.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,535 4,117 4,764
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £141 £150 £150
90th Percentile £600 £588 £563
UK median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 274 612 709
Median hourly rate £19.28 £16.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.09% +1.52% -
10th Percentile £11.19 £10.81 £10.75
90th Percentile £43.53 £50.00 £40.05
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +17.65% +3.03% +2.80%

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 10 August 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 10 August 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 +129 35 £375 - 6
South East +148 10 £225 -35.71% 4
Midlands +91 6 £450 +7.46% 2
West Midlands +72 6 £450 +5.88% 1
South West +79 4 £475 +47.86% 2
North of England +101 3 £75 -80.67% 8
North West +72 3 £75 -80.67% 6
East of England +75 1 £250 -35.48% 1
Adobe Illustrator
UK

For the 6 months to 10 August 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 42 (71.19%) User Experience
2 39 (66.10%) Photoshop
3 38 (64.41%) Adobe
4 32 (54.24%) Sketch
5 23 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (33.90%) Prototyping
7 19 (32.20%) Wireframes
7 19 (32.20%) CSS
8 18 (30.51%) InVision
8 18 (30.51%) Adobe XD
9 17 (28.81%) Degree
10 16 (27.12%) Axure RP
11 14 (23.73%) InDesign
11 14 (23.73%) Balsamiq
12 12 (20.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 12 (20.34%) W3C
12 12 (20.34%) HTML
12 12 (20.34%) Graphic Design
13 9 (15.25%) JavaScript
13 9 (15.25%) Google
14 8 (13.56%) Finance
14 8 (13.56%) Apple iOS
14 8 (13.56%) Figma
15 7 (11.86%) React
15 7 (11.86%) AngularJS
15 7 (11.86%) Visualisation
16 6 (10.17%) REST
16 6 (10.17%) Animation
16 6 (10.17%) Android
17 5 (8.47%) Time Management

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 4 (6.78%) Apache
1 4 (6.78%) Gunicorn
1 4 (6.78%) nginx
2 1 (1.69%) Moodle
2 1 (1.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 39 (66.10%) Photoshop
2 32 (54.24%) Sketch
3 18 (30.51%) Adobe XD
3 18 (30.51%) InVision
4 14 (23.73%) InDesign
5 12 (20.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 8 (13.56%) Figma
7 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (6.78%) Adobe After Effects
8 4 (6.78%) Zeplin
9 3 (5.08%) Adobe Premiere
9 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Excel
9 3 (5.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 2 (3.39%) 3ds Max
10 2 (3.39%) CINEMA 4D
11 1 (1.69%) Acrobat
11 1 (1.69%) Blender
11 1 (1.69%) Chatbot
11 1 (1.69%) GIMP
11 1 (1.69%) Marvel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Amazon Alexa
2 3 (5.08%) AWS
3 2 (3.39%) Azure
3 2 (3.39%) GCP
3 2 (3.39%) Google Docs
4 1 (1.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.69%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) Broadband
1 1 (1.69%) HTTP
1 1 (1.69%) Internet
1 1 (1.69%) Intranet
1 1 (1.69%) Skype
1 1 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 16 (27.12%) Axure RP
2 14 (23.73%) Balsamiq
3 2 (3.39%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (3.39%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.69%) JIRA
General
1 8 (13.56%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Banking
2 5 (8.47%) Retail
3 4 (6.78%) Marketing
4 3 (5.08%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.39%) Advertising
5 2 (3.39%) Back Office
5 2 (3.39%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.69%) Billing
6 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.69%) Games
6 1 (1.69%) Legal
6 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.69%) Publishing
6 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (67.80%) Designer
2 25 (42.37%) UX Designer
3 14 (23.73%) Developer
4 11 (18.64%) UI Designer
5 10 (16.95%) UI/UX Designer
6 7 (11.86%) Digital Designer
7 6 (10.17%) UI Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (8.47%) UX Developer
9 4 (6.78%) UI/UX Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Django Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Full Stack Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Graphic Designer
11 2 (3.39%) Artworker
11 2 (3.39%) Author
11 2 (3.39%) iOS Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Print Designer
11 2 (3.39%) Technical Author
12 1 (1.69%) Senior UX Designer
12 1 (1.69%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.20%) CSS
2 12 (20.34%) HTML
3 7 (11.86%) AngularJS
3 7 (11.86%) React
4 6 (10.17%) REST
5 4 (6.78%) Django
5 4 (6.78%) Flask
5 4 (6.78%) Ionic Framework
5 4 (6.78%) JSON
5 4 (6.78%) Vue.js
6 3 (5.08%) Framer.js
6 3 (5.08%) Node.js
6 3 (5.08%) Web Services
7 2 (3.39%) Ajax
7 2 (3.39%) D3.js
7 2 (3.39%) HTML5
7 2 (3.39%) Jest
7 2 (3.39%) jQuery
7 2 (3.39%) Redux
7 2 (3.39%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 42 (71.19%) User Experience
2 12 (20.34%) Graphic Design
2 12 (20.34%) W3C
3 6 (10.17%) Animation
4 3 (5.08%) Motion Graphics
4 3 (5.08%) Social Media
5 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.39%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.69%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.69%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.69%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.69%) Photography
6 1 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.69%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.69%) Vector Graphics
6 1 (1.69%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.56%) Apple iOS
2 6 (10.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (33.90%) Prototyping
3 19 (32.20%) Wireframes
4 7 (11.86%) Visualisation
5 5 (8.47%) Requirements Gathering
5 5 (8.47%) Time Management
5 5 (8.47%) Typography
5 5 (8.47%) Use Case
6 4 (6.78%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (6.78%) Front End Development
6 4 (6.78%) Gamification
7 3 (5.08%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (5.08%) Conversational UI
7 3 (5.08%) Creative Thinking
7 3 (5.08%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.08%) Scrum
7 3 (5.08%) User Stories
7 3 (5.08%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 3 (5.08%) Web Development
8 2 (3.39%) Analytical Thinking
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.25%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.08%) Java
2 3 (5.08%) TypeScript
3 2 (3.39%) Apple Swift
3 2 (3.39%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 17 (28.81%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Docker
Vendors
1 38 (64.41%) Adobe
2 9 (15.25%) Google
3 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.39%) Vectorworks