Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 204 211
Rank change year-on-year +36 +7 -28
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 29 6 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.54% 0.10% 0.38%
As % of the Applications category 7.44% 1.29% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 19
North West median daily rate £375 £136 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +175.23% -45.50% -28.57%
10th Percentile £198 £97 £125
90th Percentile £421 £181 £373
England median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
North West median hourly rate - £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +60.00% -48.72%
England median hourly rate £27.00 £26.00 £18.27
% change year-on-year +3.85% +42.35% -13.02%

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 390 464 655
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 7.31% 7.86% 7.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 239 354
North West median daily rate £325 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.17% +5.00%
10th Percentile £155 £119 £147
90th Percentile £488 £519 £450
England median daily rate £358 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +2.14% - +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 70 81
North West median hourly rate £14.46 £16.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.63% -13.51% +32.14%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £27.30 £42.50 £47.33
England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year -3.13% +1.59% +5.00%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +17 12 £338 +147.71% 15
Cheshire - 10 £365 - 3
Merseyside - 4 £405 - 2
Adobe Illustrator
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 26 (89.66%) CSS
2 23 (79.31%) JavaScript
3 22 (75.86%) User Experience
4 20 (68.97%) Photoshop
5 19 (65.52%) HTML
5 19 (65.52%) Front End Development
6 10 (34.48%) Axure RP
6 10 (34.48%) Adobe After Effects
6 10 (34.48%) React
6 10 (34.48%) gulp
7 9 (31.03%) Wireframes
7 9 (31.03%) AngularJS
7 9 (31.03%) Data Visualisation
7 9 (31.03%) CSS3
7 9 (31.03%) Visualisation
7 9 (31.03%) Information Architecture
7 9 (31.03%) Workflow
7 9 (31.03%) Adobe Premiere
8 8 (27.59%) HTML5
8 8 (27.59%) Infographics
9 7 (24.14%) Prototyping
9 7 (24.14%) InVision
9 7 (24.14%) Scrum
9 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (24.14%) CMS
9 7 (24.14%) PHP
10 6 (20.69%) .NET
10 6 (20.69%) Python
10 6 (20.69%) Perl
10 6 (20.69%) Finance

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 (24.14%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (68.97%) Photoshop
2 10 (34.48%) Adobe After Effects
3 9 (31.03%) Adobe Premiere
4 7 (24.14%) InVision
5 2 (6.90%) Fireworks
6 1 (3.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (3.45%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Axure RP
1 10 (34.48%) gulp
2 6 (20.69%) Grunt
3 4 (13.79%) Babel
3 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
3 4 (13.79%) Mercurial
3 4 (13.79%) Mocha
3 4 (13.79%) webpack
4 2 (6.90%) GitLab
5 1 (3.45%) Dreamweaver
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Designer
2 12 (41.38%) Developer
3 10 (34.48%) UX Designer
4 9 (31.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (13.79%) HTML CSS Designer
6 2 (6.90%) Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Information Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Photoshop Designer
6 2 (6.90%) React Developer
6 2 (6.90%) UI Designer
7 1 (3.45%) Artworker
7 1 (3.45%) Graphic Designer
7 1 (3.45%) HTML Developer
7 1 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.45%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (3.45%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Designer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Information Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Web Designer
7 1 (3.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (89.66%) CSS
2 19 (65.52%) HTML
3 10 (34.48%) React
4 9 (31.03%) AngularJS
4 9 (31.03%) CSS3
5 8 (27.59%) HTML5
6 6 (20.69%) .NET
6 6 (20.69%) Ember.js
6 6 (20.69%) Vue (Vue.js)
7 4 (13.79%) Jest
7 4 (13.79%) JSON
7 4 (13.79%) Redux
7 4 (13.79%) Sass
8 3 (10.34%) LESS
8 3 (10.34%) REST
8 3 (10.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (6.90%) Apache Flex
9 2 (6.90%) Flash
9 2 (6.90%) Java EE
9 2 (6.90%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 22 (75.86%) User Experience
2 6 (20.69%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Android
1 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) Front End Development
2 9 (31.03%) Data Visualisation
2 9 (31.03%) Information Architecture
2 9 (31.03%) Visualisation
2 9 (31.03%) Wireframes
2 9 (31.03%) Workflow
3 8 (27.59%) Infographics
4 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (24.14%) Prototyping
4 7 (24.14%) Scrum
5 6 (20.69%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (13.79%) Kanban
6 4 (13.79%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.90%) ETL
7 2 (6.90%) Pair Programming
7 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.90%) Time Management
7 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) JavaScript
2 7 (24.14%) PHP
3 6 (20.69%) Perl
3 6 (20.69%) Python
4 4 (13.79%) ES6
5 3 (10.34%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Adobe