The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 54 49 35
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 4 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.78% 0.62% 1.65%
As % of the Applications category 11.43% 5.77% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
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£360 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £310 £250
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
Photoshop
Cambridgeshire

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

Applications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
35 52 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.80% 10.74% 15.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 23 14
Average daily rate £360 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £132 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £425 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Average hourly rate £19.00 £41.25 £12.55
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.93% +228.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £34.13 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £122.75 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.22 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-1.46% -1.79%

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Photoshop
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Photoshop across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Photoshop Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 6 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) User Experience
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) Graphic Design
4 3 (50.00%) Ajax
4 3 (50.00%) Selenium
4 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (50.00%) UX Design
4 3 (50.00%) Mercurial
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (50.00%) ECMAScript
4 3 (50.00%) IntelliJ
4 3 (50.00%) Adobe
4 3 (50.00%) Tridion
4 3 (50.00%) Dart
4 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (50.00%) HTML5
4 3 (50.00%) OmniGraffle
4 3 (50.00%) REST
4 3 (50.00%) CSS3
4 3 (50.00%) PhoneGap
4 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (50.00%) WebStorm
4 3 (50.00%) TypeScript

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 (16.67%) Joomla!
1 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (50.00%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (16.67%) Fireworks
3 1 (16.67%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) IntelliJ
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Mercurial
1 3 (50.00%) WebStorm
General
1 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Creative Web Designer
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience Researcher
2 1 (16.67%) UX Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) REST
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
3 3 (50.00%) PhoneGap
3 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (50.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) User Experience
2 4 (66.67%) Graphic Design
3 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (16.67%) Photography
4 1 (16.67%) Copywriting
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (50.00%) UX Design
1 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (33.33%) SEO
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) ECMAScript
2 3 (50.00%) TypeScript
2 3 (50.00%) Dart
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) Google