The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 25 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
England / North West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 152 148
Rank change year-on-year +31 -4  
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 14 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.48% 0.27% 0.11%
As % of the Applications category 7.07% 3.62% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 3
Median daily rate £363 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.40% +22.72%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £315 £300
% change year-on-year +11.19% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £27.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -32.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £27.00 £26.84
% change year-on-year +7.40% +0.61%  

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 the North West with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 198 276 389
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 6.83% 7.36% 10.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 127 175
Median daily rate £325 £320 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% +4.74%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £148 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 30 44
Median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +29.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £47.00 £39.50
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 the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe Illustrator in the North West

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator in the North West over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Adobe Illustrator in the North West

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe Illustrator in the North West

Adobe Illustrator
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 25 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
Manchester +21 10 £369 +71.51% 4
Lancashire +3 2 £250 - 1
Cheshire +24 1 £388 +14.81% 2
Merseyside - 1 - -
Adobe Illustrator
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 North West region with a requirement for Adobe Illustrator.

1 23 (88.46%) User Experience
2 22 (84.62%) HTML
2 22 (84.62%) CSS
3 21 (80.77%) CSS3
4 20 (76.92%) HTML5
4 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (76.92%) Wireframes
5 19 (73.08%) Photoshop
6 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
7 15 (57.69%) AngularJS
8 14 (53.85%) Prototyping
8 14 (53.85%) Adobe
9 11 (42.31%) Front End Development
10 10 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (38.46%) Scrum
10 10 (38.46%) Web Design
11 9 (34.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 8 (30.77%) Web Development
12 8 (30.77%) JIRA
13 7 (26.92%) SVG
13 7 (26.92%) Axure RP
13 7 (26.92%) WordPress
13 7 (26.92%) Use Case
13 7 (26.92%) jQuery
13 7 (26.92%) gulp
14 5 (19.23%) webpack
14 5 (19.23%) LESS
15 4 (15.38%) React
15 4 (15.38%) Mobile First
15 4 (15.38%) Mobile App

Adobe Illustrator
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 7 (26.92%) WordPress
2 3 (11.54%) CMS
2 3 (11.54%) EPiServer
3 2 (7.69%) Joomla!
4 1 (3.85%) Drupal
Applications
1 19 (73.08%) Photoshop
2 9 (34.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
3 2 (7.69%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (3.85%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (3.85%) InDesign
4 1 (3.85%) InVision
4 1 (3.85%) UXPin
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) JIRA
2 7 (26.92%) Axure RP
2 7 (26.92%) gulp
3 5 (19.23%) webpack
4 4 (15.38%) Mocha
5 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
5 3 (11.54%) Grunt
5 3 (11.54%) Jasmine
5 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
5 3 (11.54%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (11.54%) Sinon.JS
5 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.85%) Babel
6 1 (3.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 2 (7.69%) Games
1 2 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (34.62%) Designer
4 7 (26.92%) UX Developer
5 6 (23.08%) UX Designer
6 5 (19.23%) HTML Developer
7 4 (15.38%) HTML CSS Developer
7 4 (15.38%) Web Developer
8 3 (11.54%) Junior
8 3 (11.54%) UI Developer
9 2 (7.69%) Angular Developer
9 2 (7.69%) Junior Developer
9 2 (7.69%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (7.69%) UI/UX Developer
9 2 (7.69%) Web Designer
10 1 (3.85%) Front End Web Designer
10 1 (3.85%) UI/UX Designer
10 1 (3.85%) Web UI Designer
10 1 (3.85%) Web UI/UX Designer
10 1 (3.85%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (84.62%) CSS
1 22 (84.62%) HTML
2 21 (80.77%) CSS3
3 20 (76.92%) HTML5
4 15 (57.69%) AngularJS
5 7 (26.92%) jQuery
5 7 (26.92%) SVG
6 5 (19.23%) LESS
7 4 (15.38%) Apache Cordova
7 4 (15.38%) Chai
7 4 (15.38%) Ionic Framework
7 4 (15.38%) Node.js
7 4 (15.38%) React
8 3 (11.54%) .NET
8 3 (11.54%) Angular 2
8 3 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (7.69%) Apache Flex
10 1 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (3.85%) Laravel
10 1 (3.85%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 23 (88.46%) User Experience
2 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Android
1 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (76.92%) Wireframes
2 14 (53.85%) Prototyping
3 11 (42.31%) Front End Development
4 10 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (38.46%) Scrum
4 10 (38.46%) Web Design
5 8 (30.77%) Web Development
6 7 (26.92%) Use Case
7 4 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (15.38%) Mobile First
7 4 (15.38%) TDD
8 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.69%) Visualisation
8 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.85%) Data Visualisation
9 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (3.85%) SEO
9 1 (3.85%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
2 4 (15.38%) PHP
3 3 (11.54%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Adobe
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