The first table below looks at the demand for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Brighton region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 31 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 1 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.52% 5.43% 4.66%
As % of the Applications category 3.45% 23.33% 28.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Average daily rate £325 - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £250
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +84.21%
Applications Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
29 30 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 15.18% 23.26% 16.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 22
Average daily rate £325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £135.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-90.74% +800.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
Photoshop
East Sussex

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
2 6 (85.71%) CSS3
3 5 (71.43%) CMS
3 5 (71.43%) XHTML
4 4 (57.14%) JSON
4 4 (57.14%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (42.86%) Graceful Degradation
5 3 (42.86%) Ajax
5 3 (42.86%) Open Source
6 2 (28.57%) MVC
6 2 (28.57%) Finance
6 2 (28.57%) W3C
6 2 (28.57%) .NET
7 1 (14.29%) PHP
7 1 (14.29%) LAMP
7 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (14.29%) MySQL
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
7 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 1 (14.29%) Fireworks
7 1 (14.29%) C#
7 1 (14.29%) JIRA
7 1 (14.29%) Joomla!
7 1 (14.29%) WordPress
7 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 5 (71.43%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) Joomla!
2 1 (14.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (14.29%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Basecamp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
5 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Photoshop Designer
5 1 (14.29%) PHP Joomla! Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Designer
5 1 (14.29%) Joomla! Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
2 6 (85.71%) CSS3
3 5 (71.43%) XHTML
4 4 (57.14%) JSON
5 3 (42.86%) Ajax
6 2 (28.57%) .NET
7 1 (14.29%) LAMP
7 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (14.29%) Sass
7 1 (14.29%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) W3C
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (42.86%) Graceful Degradation
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Twitter