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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 53 37 48
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 2 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.40% 1.33% 1.10%
As % of the Applications category 4.08% 7.94% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Average daily rate
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- £363 £256
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +41.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+24.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -13.58%
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
49 63 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.80% 16.76% 14.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 18
Average daily rate £350 £338 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +35.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £180 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 19
Average hourly rate £47.50 £12.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+280.00% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £11.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £133.50 £20.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.12 £16.07
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -5.94%

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
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 20 August 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (50.00%) Retail
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) SEO
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
4 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (33.33%) Content Management
4 2 (33.33%) Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (33.33%) Sitecore
4 2 (33.33%) Advertising
4 2 (33.33%) Publishing
4 2 (33.33%) CMS
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) Adobe
4 2 (33.33%) W3C
4 2 (33.33%) Web Design
4 2 (33.33%) Graphic Design
5 1 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (16.67%) JIRA
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) LINQ
5 1 (16.67%) Atlassian
5 1 (16.67%) RIA
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) NUnit

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 2 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) NUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) Firebug
1 1 (16.67%) Fiddler
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Advertising
2 2 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Designer
2 2 (33.33%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Head of Development
3 1 (16.67%) Xamarin Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) LINQ
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) JSP
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) XSLT
3 1 (16.67%) XHTML
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) LESS
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 2 (33.33%) W3C
1 2 (33.33%) Graphic Design
2 1 (16.67%) RIA
2 1 (16.67%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) SEO
2 2 (33.33%) Content Management
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Sitecore
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 1 (16.67%) Xamarin
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