The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 27 April 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 / South East
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 249 254 233
Rank change year-on-year +5 -21  
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 13 23 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.16% 0.24% 0.38%
As % of the Applications category 1.54% 2.19% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 12
Median daily rate £313 £108 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +190.69% -64.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £90 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £271 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £275 £300
% change year-on-year +31.81% -8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £39.00 £13.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +185.29%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £24.50 £20.59
% change year-on-year +63.26% +19.01%  

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 South East with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 846 1050 1330
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 10.38% 10.77% 13.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 581 634
Median daily rate £338 £325 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.84% -5.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £165 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.07% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 105 119
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £13.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +9.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £38.00 £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +1.12% +10.34%  

Adobe Illustrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 South East

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe Illustrator in the South East

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator in the South East over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Adobe Illustrator in the South East

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe Illustrator in the South East

Adobe Illustrator
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Berkshire +17 5 £238 +163.88% 2
Hampshire +3 3 £313 - 5
Buckinghamshire -12 2 - - 1
Kent +14 1 £425 +54.54%
Surrey +2 1 £450 +20.00% 2
East Sussex +1 1 £388 +70.32%
Adobe Illustrator
England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 South East region with a requirement for Adobe Illustrator.

1 45 (95.74%) Photoshop
2 26 (55.32%) HTML
3 24 (51.06%) CSS
4 22 (46.81%) User Experience
5 20 (42.55%) Adobe
6 19 (40.43%) JavaScript
7 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (38.30%) Wireframes
8 17 (36.17%) AngularJS
9 16 (34.04%) Axure RP
10 13 (27.66%) Scrum
11 12 (25.53%) Sass
11 12 (25.53%) Ember.js
12 11 (23.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (23.40%) HTML5
13 10 (21.28%) Project Management
14 9 (19.15%) Dreamweaver
14 9 (19.15%) Prototyping
15 8 (17.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 8 (17.02%) InDesign
16 7 (14.89%) CSS3
17 6 (12.77%) Front End Development
17 6 (12.77%) Typography
17 6 (12.77%) Publishing
18 5 (10.64%) Finance
18 5 (10.64%) Degree
18 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Office
18 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
19 4 (8.51%) Balsamiq Mockups
19 4 (8.51%) Web Development

Adobe Illustrator
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (2.13%) Marvel
Applications
1 45 (95.74%) Photoshop
2 8 (17.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 8 (17.02%) InDesign
3 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (8.51%) Acrobat
5 3 (6.38%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (6.38%) Adobe Premiere
5 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (6.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (6.38%) MS Visio
6 2 (4.26%) Edge Animate
6 2 (4.26%) InVision
6 2 (4.26%) RoboHelp
7 1 (2.13%) Flinto
7 1 (2.13%) QuarkXPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (34.04%) Axure RP
2 9 (19.15%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (8.51%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (6.38%) Bower
4 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.38%) Grunt
4 3 (6.38%) JIRA
5 1 (2.13%) Yeoman
General
1 6 (12.77%) Publishing
2 5 (10.64%) Finance
3 4 (8.51%) Multimedia
4 2 (4.26%) Banking
4 2 (4.26%) Retail
5 1 (2.13%) Advertising
5 1 (2.13%) Marketing
5 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (59.57%) Designer
2 14 (29.79%) Developer
3 11 (23.40%) UX Designer
4 9 (19.15%) UI Designer
5 7 (14.89%) Digital Designer
5 7 (14.89%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (14.89%) UI Developer
6 6 (12.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (10.64%) UI/UX Designer
8 3 (6.38%) Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Business Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) HTML CSS Developer
8 3 (6.38%) HTML Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Junior
8 3 (6.38%) Junior Designer
8 3 (6.38%) Junior Digital Designer
9 2 (4.26%) Author
9 2 (4.26%) Technical Author
9 2 (4.26%) Web Designer
9 2 (4.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (55.32%) HTML
2 24 (51.06%) CSS
3 17 (36.17%) AngularJS
4 12 (25.53%) Ember.js
4 12 (25.53%) Sass
5 11 (23.40%) HTML5
5 11 (23.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (14.89%) CSS3
7 4 (8.51%) jQuery
8 1 (2.13%) .NET
8 1 (2.13%) Flash
8 1 (2.13%) Framer.js
8 1 (2.13%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 22 (46.81%) User Experience
2 4 (8.51%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (8.51%) Photography
3 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.38%) FMCG
4 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.26%) Online Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.13%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (2.13%) Social Media
5 1 (2.13%) Vector Graphics
5 1 (2.13%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Android
1 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (38.30%) Wireframes
2 13 (27.66%) Scrum
3 10 (21.28%) Project Management
4 9 (19.15%) Prototyping
5 6 (12.77%) Front End Development
5 6 (12.77%) Typography
6 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.51%) Usability Testing
6 4 (8.51%) Web Development
6 4 (8.51%) Workflow
7 3 (6.38%) Web Design
8 2 (4.26%) Brand Management
8 2 (4.26%) Change Control
8 2 (4.26%) Desktop Publishing
8 2 (4.26%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.26%) UML
9 1 (2.13%) Analytics
9 1 (2.13%) Swim Lanes
Programming Languages
1 19 (40.43%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.13%) Java
2 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (42.55%) Adobe
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.13%) Google
3 1 (2.13%) Quark
3 1 (2.13%) Twitter
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