The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe Illustrator
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - 77 73
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.100% 0.10%
As % of the Applications category - 0.80% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £90 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -76.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year - +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Reading with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 137 125 152
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 20.69% 12.48% 15.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 53 71
Median daily rate £281 £356 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.12% +9.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £200 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £330 £325
% change year-on-year - +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 13 8
Median hourly rate £13.00 £11.06 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.51% -23.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.40 £16.70 £19.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

Adobe Illustrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator in Reading.

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe Illustrator in Reading

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Adobe Illustrator in Reading.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe Illustrator in Reading

Adobe Illustrator
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 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 Reading region with a requirement for Adobe Illustrator.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Ember.js
1 1 (100.00%) Grunt
1 1 (100.00%) Yeoman
1 1 (100.00%) Bower
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development

Adobe Illustrator
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Bower
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Grunt
1 1 (100.00%) Yeoman
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Ember.js
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript