Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 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
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 173 211
Rank change year-on-year -11 +38 +1
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 31 25 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.53% 0.46% 0.29%
As % of the Applications category 7.03% 5.63% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 9
North West median daily rate £358 £363 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.38% +18.85% -12.86%
10th Percentile £181 £193 £163
90th Percentile £409 £460 £382
England median daily rate £363 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -3.33% +15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 7
North West median hourly rate - £40.00 £26.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +49.09% -44.96%
England median hourly rate £29.75 £25.50 £26.92
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% -0.31%

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 441 444 568
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 7.55% 8.13% 7.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 202 267
North West median daily rate £340 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.80% -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £146 £123 £154
90th Percentile £488 £475 £488
England median daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +5.71% +2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 88 76
North West median hourly rate £14.50 £16.18 £19.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.38% -16.38% +33.45%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.05 £10.50
90th Percentile £35.50 £43.71 £47.33
England median hourly rate £17.16 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +7.22% -3.03% +10.00%

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 19 June 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 19 June 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 -25 21 £356 -5.00% 14
Cheshire - 6 £358 - 2
Adobe Illustrator
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 27 (87.10%) CSS
2 26 (83.87%) JavaScript
2 26 (83.87%) User Experience
3 21 (67.74%) Axure RP
4 20 (64.52%) CSS3
5 19 (61.29%) AngularJS
5 19 (61.29%) Front End Development
6 17 (54.84%) LESS
6 17 (54.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 16 (51.61%) REST
7 16 (51.61%) Apple iOS
7 16 (51.61%) Android
7 16 (51.61%) Scrum
7 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (51.61%) Windows
8 15 (48.39%) Photoshop
9 12 (38.71%) Java
10 11 (35.48%) HTML
11 8 (25.81%) TDD
11 8 (25.81%) Unit Testing
11 8 (25.81%) Karma Test Runner
11 8 (25.81%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
11 8 (25.81%) Protractor
12 7 (22.58%) Prototyping
12 7 (22.58%) Infographics
12 7 (22.58%) Adobe After Effects
13 6 (19.35%) Adobe Premiere
13 6 (19.35%) Wireframes
14 5 (16.13%) Workflow
14 5 (16.13%) Customer Engagement

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 4 (12.90%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Photoshop
2 7 (22.58%) Adobe After Effects
3 6 (19.35%) Adobe Premiere
4 4 (12.90%) InVision
5 1 (3.23%) Fireworks
5 1 (3.23%) InDesign
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (67.74%) Axure RP
2 8 (25.81%) Karma Test Runner
2 8 (25.81%) Protractor
3 4 (12.90%) Grunt
4 3 (9.68%) gulp
5 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.23%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Developer
2 14 (45.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (22.58%) Designer
4 6 (19.35%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (16.13%) UX Designer
6 2 (6.45%) Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Information Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Artworker
7 1 (3.23%) Digital Designer
7 1 (3.23%) HTML Developer
7 1 (3.23%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (3.23%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.23%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Designer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Information Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Senior UX Designer
7 1 (3.23%) UI Designer
7 1 (3.23%) UI Developer
7 1 (3.23%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (87.10%) CSS
2 20 (64.52%) CSS3
3 19 (61.29%) AngularJS
4 17 (54.84%) LESS
4 17 (54.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 16 (51.61%) REST
6 11 (35.48%) HTML
7 4 (12.90%) HTML5
7 4 (12.90%) Java EE
7 4 (12.90%) jQuery
8 3 (9.68%) .NET
8 3 (9.68%) Ember.js
8 3 (9.68%) Handlebars
8 3 (9.68%) React
8 3 (9.68%) SVG
8 3 (9.68%) Vue (Vue.js)
9 1 (3.23%) Flash
9 1 (3.23%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (83.87%) User Experience
2 3 (9.68%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.23%) Animation
3 1 (3.23%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.23%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Android
1 16 (51.61%) Apple iOS
1 16 (51.61%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Front End Development
2 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (51.61%) Scrum
3 8 (25.81%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
3 8 (25.81%) TDD
3 8 (25.81%) Unit Testing
4 7 (22.58%) Infographics
4 7 (22.58%) Prototyping
5 6 (19.35%) Wireframes
6 5 (16.13%) Customer Engagement
6 5 (16.13%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (16.13%) Information Architecture
6 5 (16.13%) Visualisation
6 5 (16.13%) Workflow
7 4 (12.90%) Rapid Prototyping
8 2 (6.45%) Analytics
8 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.23%) Content Management
9 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.23%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 26 (83.87%) JavaScript
2 12 (38.71%) Java
3 4 (12.90%) Java 8
3 4 (12.90%) PHP
4 3 (9.68%) Perl
4 3 (9.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Adobe
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft