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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 88 100 121
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +21
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 33 32 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.36% 1.25% 0.51%
As % of the Applications category 9.04% 9.12% 3.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £208 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.62% -29.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £75 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £313 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £31.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
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
365 351 479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.06% 13.69% 15.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 128 138
Average daily rate £360 £285 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% -12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £135 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 22 32
Average hourly rate £17.07 £14.84 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.02% +14.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.88 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £31.50 £35.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.63 £15.38
% change year-on-year
+2.52% -4.84%

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
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 23 September 2014. 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
Maidenhead +6 9 £345 +146.42%
Bracknell - 7 £313 -
Reading +8 6 £300 +100.00% 1
Newbury -1 1 - - 1
Slough -6 1 £300 +84.61% 1
Windsor - - - -
Ascot - - - -
Photoshop
South East

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 50 (79.37%) User Experience
2 44 (69.84%) Adobe Illustrator
3 43 (68.25%) HTML
4 42 (66.67%) Adobe
5 34 (53.97%) CSS
6 28 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (41.27%) Axure RP
8 22 (34.92%) JavaScript
9 19 (30.16%) jQuery
10 17 (26.98%) Android
10 17 (26.98%) OmniGraffle
11 14 (22.22%) Scrum
11 14 (22.22%) User Experience Design
12 13 (20.63%) Degree
13 11 (17.46%) HTML5
13 11 (17.46%) Responsive Web Design
13 11 (17.46%) MS Office
14 10 (15.87%) Flash
14 10 (15.87%) CSS3
15 9 (14.29%) Computer Science
15 9 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
15 9 (14.29%) Animation
15 9 (14.29%) Web Design
15 9 (14.29%) Adobe After Effects
16 8 (12.70%) Visualisation
16 8 (12.70%) iPad
16 8 (12.70%) Apple iOS
16 8 (12.70%) Mobile App
17 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
17 7 (11.11%) CMS

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 7 (11.11%) CMS
2 1 (1.59%) Drupal
Applications
1 44 (69.84%) Adobe Illustrator
2 17 (26.98%) OmniGraffle
3 11 (17.46%) MS Office
4 9 (14.29%) Adobe After Effects
5 5 (7.94%) InDesign
6 3 (4.76%) MS Visio
7 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
8 1 (1.59%) QuarkXPress
8 1 (1.59%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) MySQL
1 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (41.27%) Axure RP
2 9 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (4.76%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (3.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (1.59%) Subversion
5 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (7.94%) Marketing
2 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.76%) Publishing
3 3 (4.76%) Retail
3 3 (4.76%) Interactive Media
3 3 (4.76%) Danish Language
3 3 (4.76%) Dutch Language
3 3 (4.76%) Italian Language
3 3 (4.76%) Japanese Language
3 3 (4.76%) Korean Language
3 3 (4.76%) Portuguese Language
3 3 (4.76%) Spanish Language
3 3 (4.76%) Swedish Language
4 2 (3.17%) Automotive
4 2 (3.17%) Games
5 1 (1.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (60.32%) Designer
2 19 (30.16%) User Experience Designer
3 16 (25.40%) Developer
4 14 (22.22%) Visual Designer
5 12 (19.05%) Front-End Developer
6 10 (15.87%) Web Developer
7 9 (14.29%) Front-End Web Developer
8 6 (9.52%) UI Designer
9 5 (7.94%) Interaction Designer
10 4 (6.35%) Senior User Experience Designer
10 4 (6.35%) Senior Designer
10 4 (6.35%) Web Designer
11 3 (4.76%) Architect
11 3 (4.76%) UI Developer
11 3 (4.76%) Web Producer
11 3 (4.76%) User Experience Architect
11 3 (4.76%) UI Programmer
12 2 (3.17%) JavaScript Developer
12 2 (3.17%) Graphic Designer
13 1 (1.59%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (68.25%) HTML
2 34 (53.97%) CSS
3 19 (30.16%) jQuery
4 11 (17.46%) HTML5
5 10 (15.87%) CSS3
5 10 (15.87%) Flash
6 4 (6.35%) JSON
6 4 (6.35%) YUI
6 4 (6.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (4.76%) WebCenter
7 3 (4.76%) JSP
7 3 (4.76%) XML
8 1 (1.59%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (1.59%) Sass
8 1 (1.59%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.59%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 50 (79.37%) User Experience
2 9 (14.29%) Animation
2 9 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 8 (12.70%) Visualisation
3 8 (12.70%) Mobile App
3 8 (12.70%) iPad
4 6 (9.52%) Smartphone
5 3 (4.76%) W3C
6 2 (3.17%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.59%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.59%) Open Source
7 1 (1.59%) Social Media
7 1 (1.59%) Copywriting
7 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.59%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (26.98%) Android
2 8 (12.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.22%) Scrum
2 14 (22.22%) User Experience Design
3 11 (17.46%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (14.29%) Web Design
5 7 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 5 (7.94%) Content Management
6 5 (7.94%) Analytics
7 3 (4.76%) Information Architecture
7 3 (4.76%) Web Analytics
8 2 (3.17%) Information Management
8 2 (3.17%) Web Development
8 2 (3.17%) Project Management
8 2 (3.17%) SEO
9 1 (1.59%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.59%) Data Management
9 1 (1.59%) Email Marketing
9 1 (1.59%) Customer Engagement
9 1 (1.59%) Online Marketing
9 1 (1.59%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (34.92%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.76%) Perl
2 3 (4.76%) PHP
3 2 (3.17%) ActionScript
4 1 (1.59%) Python
4 1 (1.59%) Lua
4 1 (1.59%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (20.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
Vendors
1 42 (66.67%) Adobe
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.35%) Twitter
3 4 (6.35%) Yahoo!
4 3 (4.76%) Appcelerator
4 3 (4.76%) Oracle
5 1 (1.59%) Google
5 1 (1.59%) Akamai
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