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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 58 53 45
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.15% 0.32% 0.60%
As % of the Applications category 1.09% 2.67% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£425 £203 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+109.87% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £260 £230
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.35 £25.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-10.60% +92.30%
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 75 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.22% 12.16% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 40 29
Average daily rate £275 £225 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -32.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £127 £110 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £360 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 9
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £13.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £9.65 £11.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £21.70 £36.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%

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 19 December 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 15 (88.24%) Adobe
2 7 (41.18%) Flash
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) CSS
4 5 (29.41%) XHTML
4 5 (29.41%) FTP
4 5 (29.41%) W3C
4 5 (29.41%) HTML
4 5 (29.41%) ITSM
4 5 (29.41%) Banking
4 5 (29.41%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (23.53%) Social Media
5 4 (23.53%) Publishing
5 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.76%) Service Management
6 2 (11.76%) Remedy
6 2 (11.76%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (11.76%) ServiceNow
7 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Content Management
7 1 (5.88%) REST
7 1 (5.88%) CSS3
7 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
7 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (5.88%) Sass
7 1 (5.88%) LESS
7 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
7 1 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (5.88%) OO
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle
7 1 (5.88%) SEO

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1 (5.88%) Joomla!
1 1 (5.88%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) FTP
General
1 5 (29.41%) Banking
2 4 (23.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Web Manager
3 5 (29.41%) Web Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Content Manager
3 5 (29.41%) Web Content Manager
4 4 (23.53%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Front-End Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Flash Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Graphic Designer
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Flash Designer
5 2 (11.76%) Designer
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Web Team Leader
6 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) Flash
2 6 (35.29%) CSS
3 5 (29.41%) XHTML
3 5 (29.41%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) REST
4 1 (5.88%) CSS3
4 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
4 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (5.88%) Sass
4 1 (5.88%) LESS
4 1 (5.88%) Ajax
4 1 (5.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) W3C
2 4 (23.53%) Social Media
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ITSM
2 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.76%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Content Management
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (5.88%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) SEO
4 1 (5.88%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Adobe
2 2 (11.76%) Remedy
2 2 (11.76%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Stellent