The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe Illustrator
South East / West Sussex
Rank - - 56
Contract jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex - - 0.57%
As % of the Applications category - - 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £375
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 West Sussex with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 68 66 72
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 12.98% 11.04% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 43 35
Median daily rate £436 £314 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.96% -16.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £224 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £514 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +1.51% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 10
Median hourly rate £11.25 £19.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.30% +27.86%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.30 £25.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% +13.79%  

Adobe Illustrator
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe Illustrator in West Sussex

Adobe Illustrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe Illustrator in West Sussex