Period
to 17 July 2019

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 6 months to 17 July 2019 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
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 320 348 332
Rank change year-on-year +28 -16 +21
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 36 41 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.24% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Applications category 2.54% 2.24% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 29 18
South East median daily rate £363 £170 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +113.24% -46.67% +59.38%
10th Percentile £163 £68 £113
90th Percentile £458 £394 £475
England median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £75.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.67% - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £29.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +68.07% -25.63% +48.15%

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 South East with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 1,420 1,834 1,669
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 9.53% 10.75% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 729 1,020 876
South East median daily rate £370 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.33% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £143 £147 £143
90th Percentile £550 £525 £513
England median daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 181 201
South East median hourly rate £16.62 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.26% +13.33% -3.23%
10th Percentile £10.11 £10.50 £9.25
90th Percentile £44.46 £41.00 £32.50
England median hourly rate £16.62 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -2.26% +6.25% -3.03%

Adobe Illustrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Adobe Illustrator as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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 6 months to 17 July 2019.

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 6 months to 17 July 2019. 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
Thames Valley +16 25 £363 +93.33% 26
Berkshire -7 18 £406 +116.67% 14
Oxfordshire +33 5 £175 -65.00% 11
East Sussex -3 5 £388 +55.00%
Hampshire - 4 - - 3
Buckinghamshire +23 2 £325 +136.36% 1
Kent -11 1 £375 -3.23% 2
West Sussex - 1 £275 - 1
Adobe Illustrator
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, 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 South East region with a requirement for Adobe Illustrator.

1 30 (83.33%) User Experience
2 29 (80.56%) Photoshop
3 26 (72.22%) Wireframes
4 19 (52.78%) Adobe
5 15 (41.67%) HTML
5 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (38.89%) CSS
6 14 (38.89%) Sketch
7 13 (36.11%) Prototyping
8 11 (30.56%) InDesign
8 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
8 11 (30.56%) Axure RP
9 8 (22.22%) JIRA
10 7 (19.44%) Rapid Prototyping
10 7 (19.44%) SaaS
10 7 (19.44%) Graphic Design
10 7 (19.44%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
11 6 (16.67%) Web Design
11 6 (16.67%) Analytics
11 6 (16.67%) Front End Development
12 5 (13.89%) TypeScript
12 5 (13.89%) Mobile App
12 5 (13.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 5 (13.89%) QA
12 5 (13.89%) Sass
12 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
12 5 (13.89%) Java
12 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
12 5 (13.89%) Finance
12 5 (13.89%) Digital Transformation Programme

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 (2.78%) CMS
Applications
1 29 (80.56%) Photoshop
2 14 (38.89%) Sketch
3 11 (30.56%) InDesign
4 5 (13.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (8.33%) InVision
6 1 (2.78%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (2.78%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (2.78%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (2.78%) UXPin
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) SaaS
2 4 (11.11%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Development Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Axure RP
2 8 (22.22%) JIRA
3 1 (2.78%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
1 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (80.56%) Designer
2 25 (69.44%) UX Designer
3 5 (13.89%) Mobile Designer
3 5 (13.89%) Mobile UX Designer
3 5 (13.89%) Web Designer
4 4 (11.11%) UI Designer
4 4 (11.11%) UI/UX Designer
5 3 (8.33%) Artworker
5 3 (8.33%) Digital Designer
5 3 (8.33%) User Experience Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Contracts Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Digital Artworker
6 2 (5.56%) User Experience Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (2.78%) HTML Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Designer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior UX Designer
7 1 (2.78%) Video Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) HTML
2 14 (38.89%) CSS
3 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
3 5 (13.89%) Sass
4 1 (2.78%) HTML5
4 1 (2.78%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 30 (83.33%) User Experience
2 7 (19.44%) Graphic Design
3 5 (13.89%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.78%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (72.22%) Wireframes
2 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (36.11%) Prototyping
4 7 (19.44%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
4 7 (19.44%) Rapid Prototyping
5 6 (16.67%) Analytics
5 6 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 6 (16.67%) Web Design
6 5 (13.89%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 5 (13.89%) Thought Leadership
6 5 (13.89%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 4 (11.11%) Customer Analysis
7 4 (11.11%) Mobile First
7 4 (11.11%) Personalization
7 4 (11.11%) Visualisation
8 3 (8.33%) Commercial Awareness
8 3 (8.33%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
9 2 (5.56%) Collaborative Working
9 2 (5.56%) Usability Testing
9 2 (5.56%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (13.89%) Java
2 5 (13.89%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Adobe