The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - - -
As % of the Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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of your Daily Rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+24.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -30.00%
Photoshop
Cheshire

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

Applications Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
15 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 10.64% 8.14% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 5
Average daily rate £400 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £304 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £327 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Average hourly rate £16.84 £22.92 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.52% -13.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.29%

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Photoshop
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Creative Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SEO