The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 3 months to 24 June 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
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 55 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 -  
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.16% 0.61% -
As % of the Applications category 1.59% 3.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £115 £184 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.41% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £315 £300
% change year-on-year +11.19% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £27.00 £13.67
% change year-on-year +7.40% +97.51%  

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

Contract Software Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 63 107 115
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 10.10% 16.21% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 45 35
Median daily rate £325 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £146 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £452 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 29
Median hourly rate £11.91 £17.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.97% +17.24%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.74 £9.80 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.92 £34.00 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.21% +13.79%  

Adobe Illustrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing Adobe Illustrator as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe Illustrator in Hertfordshire

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe Illustrator in Hertfordshire

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe Illustrator in Hertfordshire

Adobe Illustrator
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Welwyn Garden City +5 1 £115 -
Adobe Illustrator
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Adobe Illustrator.

1 4 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) InDesign
2 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Multichannel Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (50.00%) Typography
3 2 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (50.00%) Network Design
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (50.00%) W3C
4 1 (25.00%) Advertising
4 1 (25.00%) CMS
4 1 (25.00%) Games
4 1 (25.00%) Flash
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Content Management
4 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile First
4 1 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Email Marketing

Adobe Illustrator
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (75.00%) InDesign
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Designer
2 2 (50.00%) Creative Designer
2 2 (50.00%) HTML CSS Designer
2 2 (50.00%) PowerPoint Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Graphic Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) Flash
3 1 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) W3C
2 1 (25.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Multichannel Marketing
1 2 (50.00%) Network Design
1 2 (50.00%) Typography
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Email Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile First
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft