The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 98 94
Rank change year-on-year +17 -4  
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 10 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.73% 0.22% 0.066%
As % of the Applications category 9.43% 2.96% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Median daily rate £369 £215 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +71.51% -21.81%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £315 £300
% change year-on-year +11.19% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Manchester with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 106 135 171
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 7.75% 7.49% 11.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 74 94
Median daily rate £325 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £103 £148 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 15
Median hourly rate £16.00 £9.27 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.59% -28.69%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.09 £9.18 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £23.90 £18.10
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 Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe Illustrator in Manchester

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator in Manchester over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Adobe Illustrator in Manchester

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe Illustrator in Manchester

Adobe Illustrator
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester 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
Stockport - 1 £375 -
Adobe Illustrator
North West

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 Manchester region with a requirement for Adobe Illustrator.

1 20 (95.24%) HTML
1 20 (95.24%) CSS
2 19 (90.48%) CSS3
3 18 (85.71%) HTML5
3 18 (85.71%) User Experience
4 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (76.19%) JavaScript
5 16 (76.19%) Wireframes
6 14 (66.67%) Photoshop
7 13 (61.90%) AngularJS
8 12 (57.14%) Prototyping
9 10 (47.62%) Scrum
10 9 (42.86%) Adobe
10 9 (42.86%) Front End Development
11 8 (38.10%) JIRA
11 8 (38.10%) Web Development
12 7 (33.33%) Use Case
12 7 (33.33%) SVG
13 6 (28.57%) jQuery
13 6 (28.57%) Web Design
13 6 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
13 6 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 6 (28.57%) gulp
14 5 (23.81%) WordPress
14 5 (23.81%) Axure RP
15 4 (19.05%) Mobile First
15 4 (19.05%) webpack
16 3 (14.29%) Angular 2
16 3 (14.29%) Chai
16 3 (14.29%) LESS

Adobe Illustrator
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 5 (23.81%) WordPress
2 3 (14.29%) EPiServer
3 2 (9.52%) CMS
4 1 (4.76%) Drupal
4 1 (4.76%) Joomla!
Applications
1 14 (66.67%) Photoshop
2 6 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (4.76%) InDesign
3 1 (4.76%) InVision
3 1 (4.76%) UXPin
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) JIRA
2 6 (28.57%) gulp
3 5 (23.81%) Axure RP
4 4 (19.05%) webpack
5 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 3 (14.29%) Mocha
5 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
6 2 (9.52%) Grunt
6 2 (9.52%) Jasmine
6 2 (9.52%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (9.52%) Sinon.JS
7 1 (4.76%) Babel
7 1 (4.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 2 (9.52%) Games
1 2 (9.52%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (33.33%) UX Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Designer
4 5 (23.81%) HTML Developer
5 4 (19.05%) HTML CSS Developer
5 4 (19.05%) UX Designer
6 3 (14.29%) Junior
6 3 (14.29%) UI Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Web Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Angular Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Junior Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (9.52%) UI/UX Developer
8 1 (4.76%) HTML CSS Designer
8 1 (4.76%) Junior Designer
8 1 (4.76%) UI Designer
8 1 (4.76%) Web Designer
8 1 (4.76%) Web UI Designer
8 1 (4.76%) Web UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (95.24%) CSS
1 20 (95.24%) HTML
2 19 (90.48%) CSS3
3 18 (85.71%) HTML5
4 13 (61.90%) AngularJS
5 7 (33.33%) SVG
6 6 (28.57%) jQuery
7 3 (14.29%) .NET
7 3 (14.29%) Angular 2
7 3 (14.29%) Apache Cordova
7 3 (14.29%) Chai
7 3 (14.29%) Ionic Framework
7 3 (14.29%) LESS
7 3 (14.29%) Node.js
7 3 (14.29%) React
7 3 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (9.52%) Apache Flex
9 1 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (4.76%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 18 (85.71%) User Experience
2 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) Graphic Design
3 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (76.19%) Wireframes
3 12 (57.14%) Prototyping
4 10 (47.62%) Scrum
5 9 (42.86%) Front End Development
6 8 (38.10%) Web Development
7 7 (33.33%) Use Case
8 6 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (28.57%) Web Design
9 4 (19.05%) Mobile First
10 3 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (14.29%) TDD
11 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
12 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
12 1 (4.76%) Logistics
12 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 1 (4.76%) System Testing
12 1 (4.76%) User Stories
12 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) JavaScript
2 3 (14.29%) PHP
2 3 (14.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Adobe
Manchester, Lancashire
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