Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 618 557 530
Rank change year-on-year -61 -27 -45
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 238 272 368
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.31% 0.37%
As % of the Applications category 3.03% 3.46% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 158 265
England median daily rate £375 £378 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.66% +16.15% +8.33%
10th Percentile £118 £206 £175
90th Percentile £531 £500 £475
UK median daily rate £375 £380 £325
% change year-on-year -1.32% +16.92% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 7
England median hourly rate £23.75 £28.75 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.39% +6.48% +51.39%
10th Percentile £16.63 £14.43 £9.70
90th Percentile £31.88 £40.00 £31.16
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £28.75 £27.00
% change year-on-year -17.39% +6.48% +51.39%

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 7,856 7,862 9,387
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.42% 8.84% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,665 4,654 5,602
England median daily rate £375 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +6.62% -
10th Percentile £148 £150 £150
90th Percentile £563 £550 £525
UK median daily rate £374 £358 £338
% change year-on-year +4.62% +5.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 696 650 824
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.00 £9.83
90th Percentile £40.50 £43.75 £38.75
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £16.22 £16.50
% change year-on-year +1.76% -1.73% +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 19 August 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 19 August 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 19 August 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 -34 143 £400 - 64
North of England -15 43 £354 +17.92% 26
South East -12 38 £174 -46.54% 22
North West -13 30 £363 +13.64% 15
North East - 8 £335 - 1
East of England -8 7 £323 +8.40% 15
Yorkshire -6 5 £375 +66.67% 10
South West -19 5 £250 -34.21% 17
Midlands -20 5 £488 +50.00% 29
East Midlands -2 4 £475 +46.15% 23
West Midlands -31 1 £500 +66.53% 6
Adobe Illustrator
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 192 (80.67%) Photoshop
2 151 (63.45%) User Experience
3 118 (49.58%) Adobe
4 98 (41.18%) CSS
5 96 (40.34%) HTML
6 74 (31.09%) Agile Software Development
7 65 (27.31%) JavaScript
8 62 (26.05%) Wireframes
9 56 (23.53%) Finance
9 56 (23.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 55 (23.11%) InDesign
11 50 (21.01%) Axure RP
12 47 (19.75%) InVision
13 39 (16.39%) HTML5
14 38 (15.97%) Responsive Web Design
15 37 (15.55%) Prototyping
16 36 (15.13%) Graphic Design
17 35 (14.71%) Marketing
18 34 (14.29%) CSS3
19 30 (12.61%) Front End Development
20 29 (12.18%) Apple iOS
20 29 (12.18%) AngularJS
20 29 (12.18%) Android
21 26 (10.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 26 (10.92%) Scrum
22 23 (9.66%) jQuery
22 23 (9.66%) Social Media
22 23 (9.66%) Web Design
22 23 (9.66%) Windows
23 22 (9.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint

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 20 (8.40%) CMS
2 12 (5.04%) WordPress
3 8 (3.36%) Confluence
4 3 (1.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (1.26%) Drupal
5 2 (0.84%) Marvel
6 1 (0.42%) Apache
6 1 (0.42%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.42%) Moodle
6 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 192 (80.67%) Photoshop
2 56 (23.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 55 (23.11%) InDesign
4 47 (19.75%) InVision
5 22 (9.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 20 (8.40%) Adobe After Effects
7 9 (3.78%) Adobe Premiere
8 7 (2.94%) Acrobat
9 5 (2.10%) Microsoft Excel
9 5 (2.10%) Microsoft Office
9 5 (2.10%) OmniGraffle
10 3 (1.26%) AutoCAD
10 3 (1.26%) CINEMA 4D
10 3 (1.26%) FreeHand
11 2 (0.84%) Adobe Captivate
11 2 (0.84%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.84%) ImageReady
11 2 (0.84%) UXPin
12 1 (0.42%) Camtasia
12 1 (0.42%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 6 (2.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.82%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 8 (3.36%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.84%) npm
4 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.42%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.10%) Intranet
2 2 (0.84%) SMS
3 1 (0.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.10%) MySQL
2 1 (0.42%) Power BI
2 1 (0.42%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 50 (21.01%) Axure RP
2 17 (7.14%) JIRA
3 15 (6.30%) Dreamweaver
4 11 (4.62%) Karma Test Runner
4 11 (4.62%) Protractor
5 9 (3.78%) Git (software)
6 8 (3.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 5 (2.10%) Grunt
7 5 (2.10%) Xcode
8 4 (1.68%) Bitbucket
8 4 (1.68%) gulp
9 3 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.26%) webpack
10 2 (0.84%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.42%) Bower
11 1 (0.42%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Blend
11 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 56 (23.53%) Finance
2 35 (14.71%) Marketing
3 16 (6.72%) Banking
4 15 (6.30%) Retail
5 14 (5.88%) Advertising
6 12 (5.04%) Publishing
7 10 (4.20%) Games
8 8 (3.36%) Telecoms
9 7 (2.94%) Multimedia
10 4 (1.68%) Manufacturing
11 3 (1.26%) Investment Banking
11 3 (1.26%) Legal
12 1 (0.42%) Brand Awareness
12 1 (0.42%) Electronics
12 1 (0.42%) Law
12 1 (0.42%) Military
12 1 (0.42%) Polish Language
12 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 159 (66.81%) Designer
2 60 (25.21%) UX Designer
3 53 (22.27%) Developer
4 45 (18.91%) UI Designer
5 31 (13.03%) Digital Designer
6 24 (10.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 21 (8.82%) Senior Designer
8 19 (7.98%) Graphic Designer
9 17 (7.14%) UI/UX Designer
10 14 (5.88%) Visual Designer
11 9 (3.78%) Digital UX Designer
12 8 (3.36%) Junior
12 8 (3.36%) Web Designer
13 7 (2.94%) JavaScript Developer
13 7 (2.94%) Senior UI Designer
13 7 (2.94%) Senior UX Designer
14 6 (2.52%) Artworker
14 6 (2.52%) Senior Visual Designer
15 5 (2.10%) UI Developer
16 4 (1.68%) Creative Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (41.18%) CSS
2 96 (40.34%) HTML
3 39 (16.39%) HTML5
4 34 (14.29%) CSS3
5 29 (12.18%) AngularJS
6 26 (10.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 23 (9.66%) jQuery
8 20 (8.40%) LESS
9 17 (7.14%) REST
10 15 (6.30%) Flash
11 6 (2.52%) Material Design
11 6 (2.52%) Sass
11 6 (2.52%) XML
12 5 (2.10%) React
13 4 (1.68%) Handlebars
13 4 (1.68%) Java EE
13 4 (1.68%) SVG
13 4 (1.68%) XHTML
14 3 (1.26%) Ajax
14 3 (1.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 151 (63.45%) User Experience
2 36 (15.13%) Graphic Design
3 23 (9.66%) Social Media
4 21 (8.82%) Fintech
5 15 (6.30%) Animation
6 12 (5.04%) Mobile App
6 12 (5.04%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (4.62%) Virtual Team
8 7 (2.94%) Video Editing
9 5 (2.10%) Photography
10 4 (1.68%) 3D Graphics
10 4 (1.68%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.26%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.26%) Apple TV
11 3 (1.26%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.26%) Digital Wallet
11 3 (1.26%) e-Learning
11 3 (1.26%) Motion Graphics
11 3 (1.26%) Vector Graphics
11 3 (1.26%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 29 (12.18%) Android
1 29 (12.18%) Apple iOS
2 23 (9.66%) Windows
3 5 (2.10%) Mac OS
4 4 (1.68%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.26%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.26%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.42%) Linux
6 1 (0.42%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (31.09%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (26.05%) Wireframes
3 38 (15.97%) Responsive Web Design
4 37 (15.55%) Prototyping
5 30 (12.61%) Front End Development
6 26 (10.92%) Scrum
7 23 (9.66%) Web Design
8 21 (8.82%) Typography
9 20 (8.40%) Infographics
9 20 (8.40%) Web Development
10 19 (7.98%) E-Commerce
11 17 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
12 15 (6.30%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
13 14 (5.88%) Analytics
13 14 (5.88%) Visualisation
14 13 (5.46%) TDD
15 12 (5.04%) Rapid Prototyping
15 12 (5.04%) UX Design
15 12 (5.04%) Workflow
16 11 (4.62%) Copywriting
Programming Languages
1 65 (27.31%) JavaScript
2 17 (7.14%) Java
3 12 (5.04%) PHP
4 5 (2.10%) SQL
5 4 (1.68%) C#
5 4 (1.68%) Java 8
6 3 (1.26%) Apple Swift
6 3 (1.26%) C++
6 3 (1.26%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.42%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.42%) ES6
7 1 (0.42%) PHP 5
7 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.42%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.42%) VB
7 1 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (9.24%) Degree
2 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.26%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) GDPR
2 1 (0.42%) WAI
2 1 (0.42%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.42%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 118 (49.58%) Adobe
2 17 (7.14%) Google
3 14 (5.88%) Facebook
3 14 (5.88%) Twitter
4 11 (4.62%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.10%) Apple
6 3 (1.26%) ATG
6 3 (1.26%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.26%) Capita
6 3 (1.26%) WooCommerce
7 2 (0.84%) IBM
8 1 (0.42%) Demandware
8 1 (0.42%) hybris
8 1 (0.42%) MakerBot
8 1 (0.42%) Progress
8 1 (0.42%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.42%) Samsung
8 1 (0.42%) SAP