The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 66 77 64
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.25% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Applications category 2.20% 2.30% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £153 £293 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.86% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.63 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.40% -17.76%
Photoshop
North West

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

Applications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
91 87 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 11.50% 7.60% 9.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 45 38
Median daily rate £450 £313 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -9.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £172 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £452 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 9
Median hourly rate £13.25 £12.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.41% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £8.40 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £27.50 £21.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.01
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.41%

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Photoshop as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Photoshop
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Photoshop across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Photoshop Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Photoshop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Web Design
2 3 (37.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (37.50%) HTML5
2 3 (37.50%) CSS3
2 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 3 (37.50%) Front End Development
3 2 (25.00%) Infographics
3 2 (25.00%) Wireframes
3 2 (25.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (25.00%) Information Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (25.00%) Adobe Premiere
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) WordPress
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) JUnit
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) SQL

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (25.00%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (25.00%) Adobe Premiere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Informix
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) Introscope
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Mockito
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Designer
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 3 (37.50%) UX Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (25.00%) Web Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (25.00%) WordPress Developer
3 1 (12.50%) HTML CSS Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile UX Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) UI Designer
3 1 (12.50%) UI/UX Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Web UI Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Web UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) CSS3
2 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) JDBC
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) LESS
3 1 (12.50%) PowerMock
3 1 (12.50%) Sass
3 1 (12.50%) Servlets
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 2 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Front End Development
1 3 (37.50%) Web Design
2 2 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (25.00%) Infographics
2 2 (25.00%) Information Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Prototyping
2 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) Wireframes
2 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Content Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Document Management
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) SEO
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe
1 1 (12.50%) Compuware
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) IBM
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Perforce