Period
to 25 September 2018

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 6 months to 25 September 2018 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
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 168 226
Rank change year-on-year -27 +58 -7
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 25 31 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.42% 0.53% 0.18%
As % of the Applications category 5.27% 8.05% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 19 8
North West median daily rate £250 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.03% +7.41% +3.85%
10th Percentile £140 £135 £191
90th Percentile £345 £426 £379
England median daily rate £381 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +1.67% +15.38% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
North West median hourly rate £15.00 - £27.00
England median hourly rate £29.50 £20.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year +43.90% -24.07% +76.99%

Adobe Illustrator is in the Software Applications category. The following 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.

All Software Application Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 474 385 514
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 7.96% 6.64% 7.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 194 262
North West median daily rate £350 £344 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.74% +4.24% +1.54%
10th Percentile £120 £132 £130
90th Percentile £475 £448 £525
England median daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +3.45% +6.62% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 65 61
North West median hourly rate £15.72 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.75% -8.57% +9.38%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.03 £10.50
90th Percentile £38.50 £43.90 £47.00
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50

Adobe Illustrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Adobe Illustrator as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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 6 months to 25 September 2018.

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 6 months to 25 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -19 18 £250 -21.63% 12
Cheshire -11 4 - - 3
Merseyside +13 1 - - 1
Adobe Illustrator
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe Illustrator also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Adobe Illustrator.

1 21 (84.00%) User Experience
2 17 (68.00%) CSS
3 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
4 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (60.00%) Axure RP
5 14 (56.00%) CSS3
6 13 (52.00%) LESS
6 13 (52.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 13 (52.00%) Scrum
6 13 (52.00%) Photoshop
7 12 (48.00%) TDD
7 12 (48.00%) AngularJS
7 12 (48.00%) Karma Test Runner
8 10 (40.00%) Apple iOS
8 10 (40.00%) REST
8 10 (40.00%) Unit Testing
8 10 (40.00%) Android
8 10 (40.00%) Adobe
8 10 (40.00%) Windows
9 9 (36.00%) Protractor
10 8 (32.00%) HTML
10 8 (32.00%) Java
10 8 (32.00%) jQuery
11 7 (28.00%) JIRA
11 7 (28.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
11 7 (28.00%) Front End Development
12 6 (24.00%) Wireframes
12 6 (24.00%) Prototyping
12 6 (24.00%) HTML5
13 5 (20.00%) Git (software)

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 3 (12.00%) CMS
1 3 (12.00%) Confluence
1 3 (12.00%) WordPress
2 2 (8.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 13 (52.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (12.00%) Adobe After Effects
2 3 (12.00%) InVision
3 2 (8.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (8.00%) Adobe Premiere
3 2 (8.00%) InDesign
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (4.00%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (60.00%) Axure RP
2 12 (48.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 9 (36.00%) Protractor
4 7 (28.00%) JIRA
5 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (12.00%) Grunt
6 3 (12.00%) Mercurial
7 2 (8.00%) Bitbucket
7 2 (8.00%) Bower
General
1 4 (16.00%) Legal
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Designer
3 5 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Graphic Designer
4 3 (12.00%) UI Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Digital Designer
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Digital Content Designer
6 1 (4.00%) Interaction Designer
6 1 (4.00%) Junior
6 1 (4.00%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Junior WordPress Developer
6 1 (4.00%) UI Designer
6 1 (4.00%) UX Designer
6 1 (4.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) CSS
2 14 (56.00%) CSS3
3 13 (52.00%) LESS
3 13 (52.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 12 (48.00%) AngularJS
5 10 (40.00%) REST
6 8 (32.00%) HTML
6 8 (32.00%) jQuery
7 6 (24.00%) HTML5
8 5 (20.00%) Handlebars
9 3 (12.00%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 21 (84.00%) User Experience
2 3 (12.00%) Taxonomies
3 1 (4.00%) Animation
3 1 (4.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (4.00%) Motion Graphics
3 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Android
1 10 (40.00%) Apple iOS
1 10 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) Scrum
3 12 (48.00%) TDD
4 10 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 7 (28.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
5 7 (28.00%) Front End Development
6 6 (24.00%) Prototyping
6 6 (24.00%) Wireframes
7 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (12.00%) Information Architecture
7 3 (12.00%) Rapid Prototyping
7 3 (12.00%) Service Design
7 3 (12.00%) Strategic Thinking
7 3 (12.00%) User Stories
8 2 (8.00%) Analytics
8 2 (8.00%) B2B
8 2 (8.00%) Infographics
8 2 (8.00%) UX Design
8 2 (8.00%) Workflow
9 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (32.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Adobe
2 2 (8.00%) hybris
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft