Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 212 208
Rank change year-on-year +32 -4 -35
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 26 6 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.46% 0.087% 0.42%
As % of the Applications category 6.55% 1.32% 4.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 24
North West median daily rate £375 £265 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.51% -13.47% -12.50%
10th Percentile £144 £113 £169
90th Percentile £417 £363 £368
England median daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year +7.69% -3.70% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
North West median hourly rate - £27.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -16.92% +71.05%
England median hourly rate £21.50 £27.00 £15.17
% change year-on-year -20.37% +77.98% -15.72%

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 397 453 766
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 6.95% 6.60% 9.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 246 426
North West median daily rate £325 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.99% +3.08% +8.33%
10th Percentile £135 £120 £140
90th Percentile £485 £522 £475
England median daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +1.43% - +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 59 85
North West median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -8.57% +9.38%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.50 £10.30
90th Percentile £46.71 £42.55 £47.33
England median hourly rate £15.60 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -5.48% +6.45% +3.33%

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 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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 +26 14 £300 +13.21% 6
Merseyside - 5 £405 - 2
Lancashire +18 2 £250 -
Cheshire - 2 £388 - 3
Adobe Illustrator
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 22 (84.62%) CSS
2 19 (73.08%) User Experience
3 18 (69.23%) HTML
4 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
5 15 (57.69%) Adobe
5 15 (57.69%) Photoshop
5 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (46.15%) CSS3
6 12 (46.15%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (46.15%) Wireframes
7 11 (42.31%) HTML5
8 10 (38.46%) React
8 10 (38.46%) gulp
9 9 (34.62%) Front End Development
9 9 (34.62%) Mocha
9 9 (34.62%) CMS
10 8 (30.77%) Web Design
10 8 (30.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 7 (26.92%) AngularJS
12 6 (23.08%) Scrum
12 6 (23.08%) PHP
12 6 (23.08%) Sass
12 6 (23.08%) Grunt
12 6 (23.08%) webpack
13 5 (19.23%) Babel
13 5 (19.23%) Chai
13 5 (19.23%) TDD
13 5 (19.23%) WordPress
13 5 (19.23%) Graphic Design
13 5 (19.23%) Node.js

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 9 (34.62%) CMS
2 5 (19.23%) WordPress
3 3 (11.54%) Drupal
4 1 (3.85%) Joomla!
Applications
1 15 (57.69%) Photoshop
2 8 (30.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (11.54%) Fireworks
3 3 (11.54%) InVision
3 3 (11.54%) UXPin
4 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
4 2 (7.69%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (3.85%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (3.85%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) SaaS
2 2 (7.69%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) gulp
2 9 (34.62%) Mocha
3 6 (23.08%) Grunt
3 6 (23.08%) webpack
4 5 (19.23%) Babel
5 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
5 4 (15.38%) Jasmine
5 4 (15.38%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (15.38%) Mercurial
5 4 (15.38%) Sinon.JS
6 3 (11.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (7.69%) Axure RP
7 2 (7.69%) GitLab
7 2 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 4 (15.38%) Marketing
2 2 (7.69%) Games
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Designer
2 9 (34.62%) Developer
3 8 (30.77%) UX Designer
4 7 (26.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (19.23%) UI Designer
6 3 (11.54%) Graphic Designer
7 2 (7.69%) HTML CSS Designer
7 2 (7.69%) UI/UX Designer
7 2 (7.69%) Web Designer
7 2 (7.69%) Web UI Designer
7 2 (7.69%) Web UI/UX Designer
8 1 (3.85%) Digital Designer
8 1 (3.85%) HTML CSS Developer
8 1 (3.85%) HTML Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.85%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (84.62%) CSS
2 18 (69.23%) HTML
3 12 (46.15%) CSS3
4 11 (42.31%) HTML5
5 10 (38.46%) React
6 7 (26.92%) AngularJS
7 6 (23.08%) Sass
8 5 (19.23%) Chai
8 5 (19.23%) Node.js
9 4 (15.38%) Apache Cordova
9 4 (15.38%) Ionic Framework
9 4 (15.38%) Jest
9 4 (15.38%) JSON
9 4 (15.38%) Redux
9 4 (15.38%) SVG
10 3 (11.54%) jQuery
11 2 (7.69%) Apache Flex
12 1 (3.85%) Ember.js
12 1 (3.85%) LESS
12 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (73.08%) User Experience
2 5 (19.23%) Graphic Design
3 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
4 3 (11.54%) Social Media
5 2 (7.69%) Digital Media
6 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
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 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) Responsive Web Design
2 12 (46.15%) Wireframes
3 9 (34.62%) Front End Development
4 8 (30.77%) Web Design
5 6 (23.08%) Scrum
6 5 (19.23%) TDD
7 4 (15.38%) Kanban
7 4 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (15.38%) Mobile First
7 4 (15.38%) Time Management
8 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
8 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (11.54%) User Stories
8 3 (11.54%) Web Development
9 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (7.69%) ETL
9 2 (7.69%) Pair Programming
9 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
9 2 (7.69%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 6 (23.08%) PHP
3 4 (15.38%) ECMAScript
3 4 (15.38%) ES6
4 1 (3.85%) Perl
4 1 (3.85%) Python
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Adobe