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 5 March 2015 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 55 52 50
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 3 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.47% 0.72% 0.58%
As % of the Applications category 2.70% 4.71% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
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£301 £275 £266
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.54% +3.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £335 £289
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £263
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £21.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+31.90% +8.75%
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
111 85 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.34% 15.40% 18.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 45 41
Average daily rate £300 £313 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £132 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 19
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.59 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.70 £30.00 £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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
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 5 March 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Adobe
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (42.86%) CSS3
5 2 (28.57%) HTML5
5 2 (28.57%) REST
5 2 (28.57%) User Experience
5 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
5 2 (28.57%) ITSM
5 2 (28.57%) Web Design
5 2 (28.57%) Marketing
5 2 (28.57%) jQuery
5 2 (28.57%) Product Marketing
6 1 (14.29%) JSON
6 1 (14.29%) Joomla!
6 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (14.29%) Banking
6 1 (14.29%) Ajax
6 1 (14.29%) Publishing
6 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (14.29%) CMS
6 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (14.29%) FTP
6 1 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 1 (14.29%) OO
6 1 (14.29%) Flash
6 1 (14.29%) XHTML

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 1 (14.29%) Joomla!
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) FTP
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Designer
2 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Front-End Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) UX Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Content Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Web Manager
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) REST
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) Ajax
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) Flash
5 1 (14.29%) XHTML
5 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
5 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (14.29%) Sass
5 1 (14.29%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) W3C
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITSM
1 2 (28.57%) Web Design
1 2 (28.57%) Product Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Adobe
2 1 (14.29%) Remedy
2 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow