The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 46 50 46
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 7 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.06% 0.33% 1.06%
As % of the Applications category 7.61% 2.47% 7.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Average daily rate
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of your Daily Rate
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£315 £203 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +1.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £235
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +17.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £27.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-42.72% +111.53%
Photoshop
West Midlands

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

Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
92 81 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.94% 13.21% 13.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 46 38
Average daily rate £275 £225 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -40.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £91 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £350 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 9
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.20 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £22.30 £36.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Photoshop
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Photoshop across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Photoshop Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 17 (77.27%) Adobe
2 9 (40.91%) CSS
3 8 (36.36%) HTML
4 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
4 7 (31.82%) Flash
5 6 (27.27%) Publishing
5 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (27.27%) XHTML
5 6 (27.27%) Banking
6 5 (22.73%) Social Media
6 5 (22.73%) FTP
6 5 (22.73%) W3C
6 5 (22.73%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (22.73%) ITSM
7 4 (18.18%) CSS3
8 3 (13.64%) Content Management
9 2 (9.09%) Umbraco
9 2 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow
9 2 (9.09%) HTML5
9 2 (9.09%) Web Application Development
9 2 (9.09%) Service Management
9 2 (9.09%) CMS
9 2 (9.09%) Remedy
10 1 (4.55%) XML
10 1 (4.55%) XSLT
10 1 (4.55%) OO
10 1 (4.55%) .NET
10 1 (4.55%) MySQL
10 1 (4.55%) Oracle

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 2 (9.09%) Umbraco
1 2 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) Joomla!
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (27.27%) Publishing
1 6 (27.27%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Web Manager
3 7 (31.82%) Web Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Web Content Manager
4 6 (27.27%) Content Manager
5 4 (18.18%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Web Team Leader
6 2 (9.09%) Flash Designer
6 2 (9.09%) Designer
6 2 (9.09%) CSS Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
6 2 (9.09%) Flash Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Graphic Designer
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Applications Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Sitecore Developer
7 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) CSS
2 8 (36.36%) HTML
3 7 (31.82%) Flash
4 6 (27.27%) XHTML
5 4 (18.18%) CSS3
6 2 (9.09%) HTML5
7 1 (4.55%) XML
7 1 (4.55%) XSLT
7 1 (4.55%) .NET
7 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
7 1 (4.55%) Sass
7 1 (4.55%) LESS
7 1 (4.55%) REST
7 1 (4.55%) Backbone.js
7 1 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (4.55%) jQuery
7 1 (4.55%) JSON
7 1 (4.55%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Social Media
1 5 (22.73%) W3C
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (22.73%) ITSM
3 3 (13.64%) Content Management
4 2 (9.09%) Web Application Development
4 2 (9.09%) Service Management
5 1 (4.55%) OO
5 1 (4.55%) MVC
5 1 (4.55%) SEO
5 1 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Content Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) C#
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Adobe
2 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow
2 2 (9.09%) Remedy
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Stellent
3 1 (4.55%) Sitecore