Period
to 19 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for FreeHand skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FreeHand over the 6 months to 19 February 2020 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 FreeHand
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 743 872 -
Rank change year-on-year +129 - +832
Contract jobs citing FreeHand 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.002% -
As % of the Applications category 0.017% 0.024% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
UK median daily rate £250 £231 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

FreeHand 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 5,911 8,308 8,895
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.57% 8.37% 8.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,364 4,876 5,463
UK median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £138 £140 £142
90th Percentile £550 £556 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.61% +0.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 614 739 772
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.23% -
10th Percentile £11.66 £10.25 £10.29
90th Percentile £43.75 £41.85 £35.56
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +12.90% +6.90% -1.69%

FreeHand
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for FreeHand in the UK

FreeHand
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FreeHand in the UK

FreeHand
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FreeHand in the UK

FreeHand
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FreeHand within the UK over the 6 months to 19 February 2020. 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 +166 1 £250 +8.11%
UK excluding London - 1 £250 -
South West - 1 £250 -

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing FreeHand 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 FreeHand.

1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) 3ds Max
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) CINEMA 4D
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Vectorworks
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

FreeHand
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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) 3ds Max
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) CINEMA 4D
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Vectorworks