The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 30 April 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
England / London
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 333 334 342
Rank change year-on-year +1 +8  
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 71 98 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.35% 0.43% 0.40%
As % of the Applications category 4.44% 4.50% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 78 62
Median daily rate £400 £350 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -5.08%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £236 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £458 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £275 £300
% change year-on-year +31.81% -8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £16.00 - £31.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £24.50 £20.59
% change year-on-year +63.26% +19.01%  

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 London with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 1600 2178 2354
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 7.91% 9.45% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1049 1554 1545
Median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +1.53% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 91 129
Median hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.22% +5.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.35 £11.50 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £26.25 £27.32
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £16.10 £15.00
% change year-on-year +0.93% +7.33%  

Adobe Illustrator
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe Illustrator in London

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator in London over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Adobe Illustrator in London

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe Illustrator in London

Adobe Illustrator
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
City of London -14 9 £425 +30.76% 13
Hounslow - 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £100 -
Osterley - 1 - -
Adobe Illustrator
England

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 London region with a requirement for Adobe Illustrator.

1 126 (89.36%) Photoshop
2 74 (52.48%) User Experience
3 67 (47.52%) HTML
3 67 (47.52%) Adobe
4 60 (42.55%) CSS
4 60 (42.55%) Wireframes
5 54 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (26.95%) Prototyping
7 32 (22.70%) Marketing
7 32 (22.70%) JavaScript
8 31 (21.99%) InVision
9 26 (18.44%) Degree
9 26 (18.44%) HTML5
10 22 (15.60%) Responsive Web Design
11 21 (14.89%) Finance
12 19 (13.48%) Dreamweaver
12 19 (13.48%) CSS3
12 19 (13.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 18 (12.77%) Axure RP
13 18 (12.77%) Web Design
14 17 (12.06%) InDesign
14 17 (12.06%) Android
15 16 (11.35%) Flash
16 15 (10.64%) Graphic Design
16 15 (10.64%) Product Management
16 15 (10.64%) Information Architecture
16 15 (10.64%) Apple iOS
17 14 (9.93%) Front End Development
18 13 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
18 13 (9.22%) Rapid Prototyping

Adobe Illustrator
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 9 (6.38%) CMS
2 3 (2.13%) WordPress
3 2 (1.42%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.71%) Marvel
Applications
1 126 (89.36%) Photoshop
2 31 (21.99%) InVision
3 19 (13.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 17 (12.06%) InDesign
5 13 (9.22%) MS Visio
6 12 (8.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 11 (7.80%) Adobe After Effects
8 10 (7.09%) Fireworks
9 7 (4.96%) Microsoft Office
10 6 (4.26%) CINEMA 4D
10 6 (4.26%) Microsoft Excel
10 6 (4.26%) OmniGraffle
10 6 (4.26%) UXPin
11 5 (3.55%) Adobe Premiere
12 4 (2.84%) Acrobat
12 4 (2.84%) SOLIDWORKS
13 3 (2.13%) Pixate
14 1 (0.71%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.71%) Camtasia
14 1 (0.71%) FreeHand
Business Applications
1 3 (2.13%) FastStats
1 3 (2.13%) FastStats PeopleStage
2 1 (0.71%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 3 (2.13%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.13%) Google Drive
2 3 (2.13%) Responsys
3 2 (1.42%) Google Play
3 2 (1.42%) SaaS
4 1 (0.71%) GitHub
4 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.13%) MVNO
2 2 (1.42%) snoop
3 1 (0.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.42%) MySQL
1 2 (1.42%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.71%) Big Data
2 1 (0.71%) MariaDB
2 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (13.48%) Dreamweaver
2 18 (12.77%) Axure RP
3 11 (7.80%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 5 (3.55%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.13%) Subversion
6 2 (1.42%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.42%) gulp
6 2 (1.42%) NCrunch
6 2 (1.42%) NUnit
6 2 (1.42%) ReSharper
6 2 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.42%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.42%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.71%) Bower
7 1 (0.71%) Grunt
7 1 (0.71%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.71%) webpack
General
1 32 (22.70%) Marketing
2 21 (14.89%) Finance
3 12 (8.51%) Banking
3 12 (8.51%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.55%) Multimedia
4 5 (3.55%) Publishing
5 4 (2.84%) Legal
5 4 (2.84%) Retail
6 3 (2.13%) Advertising
6 3 (2.13%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.13%) Games
6 3 (2.13%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.42%) Front Office
8 1 (0.71%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.71%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.71%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 91 (64.54%) Designer
2 36 (25.53%) UX Designer
3 35 (24.82%) UI Designer
4 22 (15.60%) UI/UX Designer
5 19 (13.48%) Developer
6 18 (12.77%) Senior Designer
7 13 (9.22%) Visual Designer
8 10 (7.09%) Interaction Designer
9 8 (5.67%) Digital Designer
9 8 (5.67%) Graphic Designer
10 7 (4.96%) Mobile Designer
11 6 (4.26%) Junior
11 6 (4.26%) Mobile UI Designer
11 6 (4.26%) Senior Visual Designer
11 6 (4.26%) UI Developer
12 5 (3.55%) UX Developer
13 4 (2.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 4 (2.84%) Motion Graphics Designer
13 4 (2.84%) Senior UI Designer
13 4 (2.84%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (47.52%) HTML
2 60 (42.55%) CSS
3 26 (18.44%) HTML5
4 19 (13.48%) CSS3
5 16 (11.35%) Flash
6 13 (9.22%) Ajax
7 12 (8.51%) Apache Flex
8 10 (7.09%) DHTML
9 9 (6.38%) jQuery
9 9 (6.38%) Material Design
10 8 (5.67%) Sass
11 6 (4.26%) AngularJS
12 5 (3.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (2.84%) .NET
14 3 (2.13%) Framer.js
14 3 (2.13%) JSON
14 3 (2.13%) XML
15 2 (1.42%) Android SDK
15 2 (1.42%) LAMP
15 2 (1.42%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 74 (52.48%) User Experience
2 15 (10.64%) Graphic Design
3 13 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (7.09%) Mobile App
5 9 (6.38%) Interactive TV
6 8 (5.67%) Animation
7 6 (4.26%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (4.26%) Virtual Team
8 5 (3.55%) Motion Graphics
8 5 (3.55%) Social Media
8 5 (3.55%) Video Editing
9 2 (1.42%) Blog
9 2 (1.42%) Fintech
9 2 (1.42%) FMCG
10 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.71%) iPad
10 1 (0.71%) Photography
10 1 (0.71%) Podcast
10 1 (0.71%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.06%) Android
2 15 (10.64%) Apple iOS
3 8 (5.67%) Windows
4 5 (3.55%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.42%) Linux
5 2 (1.42%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.71%) CentOS
6 1 (0.71%) FreeBSD
6 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (42.55%) Wireframes
2 54 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (26.95%) Prototyping
4 22 (15.60%) Responsive Web Design
5 18 (12.77%) Web Design
6 15 (10.64%) Information Architecture
6 15 (10.64%) Product Management
7 14 (9.93%) Front End Development
8 13 (9.22%) Rapid Prototyping
9 12 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (8.51%) Scrum
10 11 (7.80%) Usability Testing
11 10 (7.09%) Project Management
11 10 (7.09%) Visualisation
12 9 (6.38%) Data Visualisation
12 9 (6.38%) E-Commerce
13 8 (5.67%) Iconography
14 7 (4.96%) Analytics
14 7 (4.96%) Typography
14 7 (4.96%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (22.70%) JavaScript
2 4 (2.84%) PHP
3 3 (2.13%) C#
3 3 (2.13%) SQL
4 2 (1.42%) Java
4 2 (1.42%) Python
4 2 (1.42%) XAML
5 1 (0.71%) Perl
5 1 (0.71%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 26 (18.44%) Degree
2 2 (1.42%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.84%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.13%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (0.71%) Ansible
2 1 (0.71%) cPanel
Vendors
1 67 (47.52%) Adobe
2 13 (9.22%) Google
3 10 (7.09%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.96%) Apple
5 2 (1.42%) DevExpress
5 2 (1.42%) IBM
5 2 (1.42%) Infragistics
5 2 (1.42%) Telerik
6 1 (0.71%) Cisco
6 1 (0.71%) Sage
6 1 (0.71%) VMware
London
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Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
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Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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London
Premier Media
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Source Technology
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City, London
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