The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 104 104 101
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 19 22 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.75% 0.83% 1.22%
As % of the Applications category 6.46% 6.63% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 18
Average daily rate £165 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £191 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £290 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £313 £260
% change year-on-year
-7.20% +20.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £8.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +158.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £28.10 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-4.50% +18.29%
Photoshop
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
294 332 440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.57% 12.54% 16.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 143 203
Average daily rate £325 £287 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.43% -11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £139 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 18 35
Average hourly rate £12.33 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.47% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £36.35 £27.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.10 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+11.03% -3.33%

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Photoshop across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Photoshop across the Berkshire region.

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Photoshop
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Photoshop across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Photoshop Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Photoshop across the Berkshire region.

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Photoshop
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +12 4 £165 -
Reading -9 4 £350 +7.69% 2
Maidenhead +5 3 £90 -67.27%
Bracknell -4 3 £200 +1.26% 1
Newbury +8 2 - -
Windsor - 1 £90 -
Photoshop
South East

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Photoshop also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Photoshop.

1 22 (56.41%) Adobe Illustrator
2 20 (51.28%) Adobe
3 18 (46.15%) CSS
4 17 (43.59%) HTML
5 13 (33.33%) MS Office
6 12 (30.77%) Dreamweaver
7 11 (28.21%) Acrobat
7 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
7 11 (28.21%) HTML5
7 11 (28.21%) User Experience
8 10 (25.64%) Telecoms
8 10 (25.64%) jQuery
9 9 (23.08%) Marketing
9 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
9 9 (23.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 8 (20.51%) E-Commerce
11 7 (17.95%) Web Design
12 6 (15.38%) InDesign
12 6 (15.38%) WebSphere
12 6 (15.38%) IBM
12 6 (15.38%) Typography
12 6 (15.38%) Axure RP
13 5 (12.82%) Information Architecture
13 5 (12.82%) Responsive Web Design
13 5 (12.82%) Presales
13 5 (12.82%) SEO
13 5 (12.82%) CMS
13 5 (12.82%) MS Visio
13 5 (12.82%) MS Project
13 5 (12.82%) Degree

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Photoshop also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Photoshop. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 5 (12.82%) CMS
3 1 (2.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.56%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 22 (56.41%) Adobe Illustrator
2 13 (33.33%) MS Office
3 11 (28.21%) Acrobat
4 9 (23.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 6 (15.38%) InDesign
6 5 (12.82%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (12.82%) MS Project
6 5 (12.82%) MS Visio
7 1 (2.56%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
1 1 (2.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Dreamweaver
2 6 (15.38%) Axure RP
3 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.56%) Subversion
4 1 (2.56%) Xcode
General
1 10 (25.64%) Telecoms
2 9 (23.08%) Marketing
3 3 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Designer
2 11 (28.21%) Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Creative Designer
3 6 (15.38%) Print Designer
4 5 (12.82%) Architect
4 5 (12.82%) Digital Designer
4 5 (12.82%) User Experience Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Graphic Designer
6 2 (5.13%) Bid Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (5.13%) Magento Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Support Assistant
6 2 (5.13%) UI Designer
6 2 (5.13%) UX Designer
7 1 (2.56%) Production Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Designer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior User Experience Architect
7 1 (2.56%) UI/UX Designer
7 1 (2.56%) Web Content Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (46.15%) CSS
2 17 (43.59%) HTML
3 11 (28.21%) HTML5
4 10 (25.64%) jQuery
5 4 (10.26%) Dojo
5 4 (10.26%) Sass
6 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
6 3 (7.69%) ATL
6 3 (7.69%) LESS
7 2 (5.13%) XML
8 1 (2.56%) Ajax
8 1 (2.56%) CSS3
8 1 (2.56%) Lucene
8 1 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (2.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) User Experience
2 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.69%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.56%) Animation
4 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.56%) Social Media
4 1 (2.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) E-Commerce
2 7 (17.95%) Web Design
3 6 (15.38%) Typography
4 5 (12.82%) Information Architecture
4 5 (12.82%) Presales
4 5 (12.82%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (12.82%) SEO
5 4 (10.26%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (10.26%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.69%) Analytics
6 3 (7.69%) Front End Development
6 3 (7.69%) Web Analytics
7 2 (5.13%) Channel Management
7 2 (5.13%) Content Management
8 1 (2.56%) Display Advertising
8 1 (2.56%) Graceful Degradation
8 1 (2.56%) Iconography
8 1 (2.56%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (2.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (2.56%) Java
3 1 (2.56%) Objective-C
3 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) Adobe
2 6 (15.38%) IBM
3 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) Quark
4 1 (2.56%) Sencha