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 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
England / North West
Rank 126 147 140
Rank change year-on-year +21 -7  
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 11 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.43% 0.29% 0.20%
As % of the Applications category 3.86% 3.01% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £450 £305 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.54% -34.05%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year - +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £22.17 £48.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.46% -54.53%  
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 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 285 365 415
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 11.13% 9.56% 11.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 177 197
Median daily rate £338 £342 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.16% +14.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £185 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £331 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +0.30% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 58 57
Median hourly rate £36.24 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +107.07% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £12.00 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.48 £47.33 £49.50
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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 23 March 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 +23 11 £450 +23.28% 3
Adobe Illustrator
England

Adobe Illustrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

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 North West region with a requirement for Adobe Illustrator.

1 11 (84.62%) CSS
1 11 (84.62%) HTML
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (84.62%) HTML5
1 11 (84.62%) User Experience
2 10 (76.92%) CSS3
3 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 9 (69.23%) Wireframes
4 8 (61.54%) AngularJS
5 7 (53.85%) Prototyping
5 7 (53.85%) Photoshop
5 7 (53.85%) JIRA
6 6 (46.15%) Web Development
6 6 (46.15%) Use Case
6 6 (46.15%) SVG
6 6 (46.15%) Scrum
7 5 (38.46%) Axure RP
8 4 (30.77%) Front End Development
8 4 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (30.77%) Web Design
8 4 (30.77%) Adobe
8 4 (30.77%) jQuery
9 3 (23.08%) WordPress
10 2 (15.38%) Games
10 2 (15.38%) Degree
10 2 (15.38%) Apache Cordova
10 2 (15.38%) Ionic Framework
10 2 (15.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (7.69%) Chai
11 1 (7.69%) React

Adobe Illustrator
Top Related 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 (23.08%) WordPress
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) Joomla!
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Photoshop
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (7.69%) Fireworks
3 1 (7.69%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) JIRA
2 5 (38.46%) Axure RP
3 1 (7.69%) Grunt
3 1 (7.69%) gulp
3 1 (7.69%) Jasmine
3 1 (7.69%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (7.69%) Mocha
3 1 (7.69%) Sinon.JS
General
1 2 (15.38%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) UX Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (30.77%) HTML CSS Developer
3 4 (30.77%) HTML Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Web Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Angular Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Designer
5 2 (15.38%) Junior
5 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (15.38%) UI Developer
5 2 (15.38%) UI/UX Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Artworker
6 1 (7.69%) Creative Artworker
6 1 (7.69%) UX Designer
6 1 (7.69%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) CSS
1 11 (84.62%) HTML
1 11 (84.62%) HTML5
2 10 (76.92%) CSS3
3 8 (61.54%) AngularJS
4 6 (46.15%) SVG
5 4 (30.77%) jQuery
6 2 (15.38%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (15.38%) Ionic Framework
7 1 (7.69%) Chai
7 1 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (7.69%) Node.js
7 1 (7.69%) React
7 1 (7.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Wireframes
3 7 (53.85%) Prototyping
4 6 (46.15%) Scrum
4 6 (46.15%) Use Case
4 6 (46.15%) Web Development
5 4 (30.77%) Front End Development
5 4 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (30.77%) Web Design
6 1 (7.69%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
6 1 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (7.69%) Logistics
6 1 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (7.69%) Mobile Development
6 1 (7.69%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) System Testing
6 1 (7.69%) TDD
6 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Adobe
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