Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 24 February 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
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 571 570 483
Rank change year-on-year -1 -87 -18
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 320 296 466
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.31% 0.43%
As % of the Applications category 3.64% 3.42% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 208 336
UK median daily rate £350 £364 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.78% +3.93% +6.06%
10th Percentile £161 £159 £196
90th Percentile £471 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £321 £300
% change year-on-year -5.06% +7.08% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 13
UK median hourly rate £27.00 £26.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.85% +48.57% -20.45%
10th Percentile £10.73 £18.75 £11.25
90th Percentile £42.00 £141.75 £26.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £24.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +18.56% +38.57% -22.22%

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 with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 8,788 8,659 10,793
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.73% 9.03% 9.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,386 5,128 6,371
UK median daily rate £350 £350 £350
10th Percentile £141 £145 £155
90th Percentile £558 £538 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 771 881 996
UK median hourly rate £15.25 £15.50 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.61% -2.27% +6.80%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.00 £9.90
90th Percentile £35.85 £41.00 £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.85 £15.00
% change year-on-year -2.36% -1.00% +3.45%

Adobe Illustrator
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Adobe Illustrator as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe Illustrator in the UK

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe Illustrator in the UK

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Adobe Illustrator in the UK

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe Illustrator in the UK

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Adobe Illustrator in the UK

Adobe Illustrator
Top 15 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 24 February 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
England -10 298 £350 -6.67% 218
London -41 164 £388 +1.64% 81
UK excluding London +51 155 £305 -5.06% 146
South East 0 59 £310 -18.69% 30
North of England +47 40 £365 +62.22% 43
North West +36 29 £375 +175.23% 21
Scotland -8 19 £250 +11.11% 1
Midlands +15 18 £250 -28.57% 26
West Midlands +18 17 £275 -21.43% 19
South West +18 13 £315 -25.88% 18
Yorkshire +1 9 £313 +25.00% 17
East of England -19 4 £300 +20.00% 20
North East - 2 £190 - 5
Wales - 2 £250 - 7
East Midlands -7 1 £175 -54.84% 7

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 with a requirement for Adobe Illustrator.

1 282 (88.13%) Photoshop
2 162 (50.63%) User Experience
3 160 (50.00%) Adobe
4 148 (46.25%) CSS
5 141 (44.06%) HTML
6 89 (27.81%) JavaScript
6 89 (27.81%) Agile Software Development
7 79 (24.69%) Responsive Web Design
8 75 (23.44%) Finance
8 75 (23.44%) Wireframes
9 60 (18.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 59 (18.44%) HTML5
11 56 (17.50%) Marketing
11 56 (17.50%) InVision
12 53 (16.56%) InDesign
13 52 (16.25%) Mobile App
14 50 (15.63%) Front End Development
14 50 (15.63%) CSS3
15 45 (14.06%) Web Design
16 44 (13.75%) Axure RP
17 38 (11.88%) Typography
18 36 (11.25%) Social Media
18 36 (11.25%) Degree
18 36 (11.25%) CMS
19 35 (10.94%) Graphic Design
19 35 (10.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
19 35 (10.94%) jQuery
19 35 (10.94%) Prototyping
20 34 (10.63%) PHP
21 33 (10.31%) Infographics

Adobe Illustrator
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 36 (11.25%) CMS
2 17 (5.31%) WordPress
3 9 (2.81%) Drupal
4 3 (0.94%) Marvel
5 2 (0.63%) Apache
5 2 (0.63%) Moodle
5 2 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.63%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.31%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.31%) Confluence
6 1 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.31%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.31%) nginx
Applications
1 282 (88.13%) Photoshop
2 60 (18.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 56 (17.50%) InVision
4 53 (16.56%) InDesign
5 35 (10.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 25 (7.81%) Adobe After Effects
7 20 (6.25%) Adobe Premiere
8 16 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
9 12 (3.75%) OmniGraffle
10 9 (2.81%) Acrobat
10 9 (2.81%) Flinto
11 8 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
11 8 (2.50%) UXPin
12 6 (1.88%) Fireworks
12 6 (1.88%) MS Visio
13 5 (1.56%) Adobe Captivate
13 5 (1.56%) RoboHelp
13 5 (1.56%) Snagit
14 2 (0.63%) Final Cut Pro
15 1 (0.31%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 5 (1.56%) Magento
2 2 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.31%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.06%) GitHub
2 9 (2.81%) Google Analytics
2 9 (2.81%) Slack
3 8 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 6 (1.88%) SaaS
5 4 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.63%) npm
7 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.31%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.56%) Intranet
2 3 (0.94%) SMS
3 1 (0.31%) DWDM
3 1 (0.31%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.06%) MySQL
2 4 (1.25%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.94%) Big Data
3 3 (0.94%) GIS
3 3 (0.94%) QlikView
4 1 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.31%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.31%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.31%) MonetDB
4 1 (0.31%) Neo4j
4 1 (0.31%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 44 (13.75%) Axure RP
2 18 (5.63%) Git (software)
3 17 (5.31%) gulp
4 14 (4.38%) Dreamweaver
5 11 (3.44%) Grunt
6 10 (3.13%) JIRA
7 6 (1.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 6 (1.88%) webpack
8 5 (1.56%) Subversion
8 5 (1.56%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.25%) Babel
9 4 (1.25%) Mercurial
9 4 (1.25%) Mocha
9 4 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.94%) Bitbucket
10 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Blend
11 2 (0.63%) GitLab
11 2 (0.63%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.31%) Protractor
General
1 75 (23.44%) Finance
2 56 (17.50%) Marketing
3 21 (6.56%) Banking
4 13 (4.06%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.44%) Multimedia
5 11 (3.44%) Retail
6 10 (3.13%) Games
7 9 (2.81%) Advertising
8 7 (2.19%) Publishing
9 5 (1.56%) Automotive
10 4 (1.25%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.63%) German Language
12 2 (0.63%) Legal
12 2 (0.63%) Online Betting
13 1 (0.31%) French Language
13 1 (0.31%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.31%) Law
13 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.31%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 199 (62.19%) Designer
2 76 (23.75%) UX Designer
3 72 (22.50%) Developer
4 57 (17.81%) UI Designer
5 35 (10.94%) Digital Designer
5 35 (10.94%) Visual Designer
6 32 (10.00%) UI/UX Designer
7 29 (9.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 22 (6.88%) Web Developer
9 21 (6.56%) Graphic Designer
10 20 (6.25%) Web Designer
11 17 (5.31%) Senior Designer
12 13 (4.06%) Mobile Designer
13 12 (3.75%) PHP Developer
14 11 (3.44%) HTML Developer
14 11 (3.44%) Junior
15 9 (2.81%) PHP Web Developer
15 9 (2.81%) WordPress Developer
16 8 (2.50%) Senior UX Designer
16 8 (2.50%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (46.25%) CSS
2 141 (44.06%) HTML
3 59 (18.44%) HTML5
4 50 (15.63%) CSS3
5 35 (10.94%) jQuery
6 30 (9.38%) AngularJS
6 30 (9.38%) Sass
7 25 (7.81%) LESS
8 21 (6.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 19 (5.94%) React
10 14 (4.38%) Material Design
11 11 (3.44%) Flash
11 11 (3.44%) Vue (Vue.js)
12 10 (3.13%) .NET
13 8 (2.50%) JSON
14 7 (2.19%) Ember.js
14 7 (2.19%) Node.js
15 6 (1.88%) SVG
16 5 (1.56%) KnockoutJS
16 5 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 162 (50.63%) User Experience
2 52 (16.25%) Mobile App
3 36 (11.25%) Social Media
4 35 (10.94%) Graphic Design
5 18 (5.63%) Greenfield Project
6 14 (4.38%) Video Editing
7 12 (3.75%) Animation
7 12 (3.75%) Fintech
8 11 (3.44%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (2.19%) Virtual Team
10 5 (1.56%) e-Learning
11 4 (1.25%) Digital Media
11 4 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.25%) iPhone
11 4 (1.25%) Photography
12 3 (0.94%) BBC
13 2 (0.63%) Blog
13 2 (0.63%) SCORM
13 2 (0.63%) Tandem
13 2 (0.63%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 25 (7.81%) Apple iOS
2 23 (7.19%) Android
3 15 (4.69%) Windows
4 4 (1.25%) Linux
5 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (27.81%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (24.69%) Responsive Web Design
3 75 (23.44%) Wireframes
4 50 (15.63%) Front End Development
5 45 (14.06%) Web Design
6 38 (11.88%) Typography
7 35 (10.94%) Prototyping
8 33 (10.31%) Infographics
9 31 (9.69%) Web Development
10 26 (8.13%) Visualisation
11 23 (7.19%) SEO
12 22 (6.88%) E-Commerce
12 22 (6.88%) Information Architecture
13 21 (6.56%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
14 20 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
15 17 (5.31%) UX Design
16 15 (4.69%) Content Management
17 14 (4.38%) Workflow
18 13 (4.06%) Copywriting
18 13 (4.06%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 89 (27.81%) JavaScript
2 34 (10.63%) PHP
3 8 (2.50%) Python
4 7 (2.19%) SQL
5 6 (1.88%) C#
5 6 (1.88%) Perl
6 5 (1.56%) ES6
7 4 (1.25%) Java
7 4 (1.25%) TypeScript
8 3 (0.94%) XAML
9 1 (0.31%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.31%) AppleScript
9 1 (0.31%) C++
Qualifications
1 36 (11.25%) Degree
2 1 (0.31%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (0.31%) Master's Degree
2 1 (0.31%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.63%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.25%) VirtualBox
1 4 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 160 (50.00%) Adobe
2 22 (6.88%) Microsoft
3 20 (6.25%) Facebook
3 20 (6.25%) Twitter
4 10 (3.13%) Google
5 6 (1.88%) Apple
6 4 (1.25%) Oracle
6 4 (1.25%) VMware
7 3 (0.94%) Tableau
8 2 (0.63%) Infragistics
8 2 (0.63%) Sage
8 2 (0.63%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.63%) WooCommerce
9 1 (0.31%) Quark
9 1 (0.31%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 1 (0.31%) Salesforce.com