The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe Illustrator
Rank 82 90 90
Rank change year-on-year +8 0  
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.59% 0.22% 0.086%
As % of the Applications category 7.14% 2.54% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £250 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year - +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £26.83 £28.85
% change year-on-year +49.08% -7.00%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 84 118 119
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 8.27% 8.46% 10.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 68 69
Median daily rate £350 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £233 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £494 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £331 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +0.30% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 9
Median hourly rate £22.50 £16.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% +37.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.76 £12.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.10 £18.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £14.93
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.55%  

Adobe Illustrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe Illustrator in Leeds

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator in Leeds over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Adobe Illustrator in Leeds

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe Illustrator in Leeds

Adobe Illustrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Adobe Illustrator.

1 10 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) HTML5
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) Marketing
4 4 (40.00%) Animation
4 4 (40.00%) Typography
5 3 (30.00%) Wireframes
5 3 (30.00%) Motion Graphics
5 3 (30.00%) User Experience
5 3 (30.00%) Games
5 3 (30.00%) Online Marketing
5 3 (30.00%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (30.00%) Adobe
5 3 (30.00%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (20.00%) Internet
6 2 (20.00%) Flash
6 2 (20.00%) Brand Management
6 2 (20.00%) Prototyping
7 1 (10.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
7 1 (10.00%) C
7 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (10.00%) Edge Animate
7 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (10.00%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (10.00%) Axure RP
7 1 (10.00%) Banking
7 1 (10.00%) Graphic Design
7 1 (10.00%) Display Advertising

Adobe Illustrator
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (30.00%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (10.00%) Edge Animate
3 1 (10.00%) Fireworks
3 1 (10.00%) OmniGraffle
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (10.00%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (40.00%) Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Games
3 1 (10.00%) Advertising
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Designer
2 7 (70.00%) Digital Designer
3 3 (30.00%) HTML CSS Designer
4 2 (20.00%) UX Designer
4 2 (20.00%) Visual Designer
5 1 (10.00%) Digital UX Designer
5 1 (10.00%) Games Designer
5 1 (10.00%) Graphic Designer
5 1 (10.00%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) Flash
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Animation
2 3 (30.00%) Motion Graphics
2 3 (30.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (10.00%) iPhone
3 1 (10.00%) Online Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (10.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Typography
2 3 (30.00%) Online Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Wireframes
3 2 (20.00%) Brand Management
3 2 (20.00%) Prototyping
4 1 (10.00%) Display Advertising
4 1 (10.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
4 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) C
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Google