The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 154 134 146
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +12
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 21 52 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.61% 1.12% 1.12%
As % of the Applications category 6.46% 9.96% 8.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 48 48
Median daily rate £363 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £190 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £429 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.63 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-5.60% -24.69%
Photoshop
London

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

Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
325 522 748
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.45% 11.27% 12.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 393 513
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 25 48
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.25 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.91% -18.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.16 £9.97 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £21.50 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.13 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+11.20% -6.45%

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Photoshop
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Photoshop across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Photoshop Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 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 City of London region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 26 (60.47%) HTML
2 22 (51.16%) User Experience
3 21 (48.84%) Adobe Illustrator
4 20 (46.51%) CSS
4 20 (46.51%) Adobe
5 17 (39.53%) JavaScript
6 11 (25.58%) jQuery
7 10 (23.26%) Mobile App
8 9 (20.93%) Wireframes
8 9 (20.93%) Web Development
9 8 (18.60%) PHP
10 7 (16.28%) Degree
10 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
10 7 (16.28%) Front End Development
10 7 (16.28%) HTML5
10 7 (16.28%) CSS3
10 7 (16.28%) AngularJS
11 6 (13.95%) Digital Media
12 5 (11.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 5 (11.63%) Sass
12 5 (11.63%) Grunt
12 5 (11.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (11.63%) Banking
12 5 (11.63%) Ajax
12 5 (11.63%) XHTML
12 5 (11.63%) Finance
12 5 (11.63%) CMS
12 5 (11.63%) Web Design
12 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (9.30%) SEO

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 5 (11.63%) CMS
2 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.98%) WordPress
4 2 (4.65%) Marvel
4 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (48.84%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (9.30%) GIMP
3 3 (6.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (6.98%) InVision
4 2 (4.65%) Fireworks
4 2 (4.65%) Flinto
4 2 (4.65%) MS Office
5 1 (2.33%) 3ds Max
5 1 (2.33%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (2.33%) AutoCAD
5 1 (2.33%) CINEMA 4D
5 1 (2.33%) InDesign
5 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
5 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.33%) Revit
5 1 (2.33%) Vectorworks
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.33%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Intranet
2 2 (4.65%) Internet
3 1 (2.33%) HTTP
3 1 (2.33%) Network Security
3 1 (2.33%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.33%) MySQL
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 5 (11.63%) Grunt
3 4 (9.30%) Axure RP
4 3 (6.98%) gulp
5 2 (4.65%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (2.33%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.33%) Bower
6 1 (2.33%) CocoaPods
6 1 (2.33%) Firebug
6 1 (2.33%) NCrunch
6 1 (2.33%) NUnit
6 1 (2.33%) ReSharper
6 1 (2.33%) Subversion
6 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.33%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.33%) webpack
6 1 (2.33%) Xcode
General
1 5 (11.63%) Banking
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Investment Banking
2 4 (9.30%) Marketing
3 3 (6.98%) Multimedia
4 2 (4.65%) Games
5 1 (2.33%) Front Office
5 1 (2.33%) Interactive Media
5 1 (2.33%) Retail
5 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) Designer
2 18 (41.86%) Developer
3 9 (20.93%) UX Designer
4 7 (16.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (13.95%) Visual Designer
6 5 (11.63%) UI Designer
7 4 (9.30%) UI Developer
7 4 (9.30%) UI/UX Designer
8 3 (6.98%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Senior Designer
8 3 (6.98%) UX Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Web Designer
9 2 (4.65%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.65%) C# Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Intranet Manager
9 2 (4.65%) Intranet Project Manager
9 2 (4.65%) Lead Designer
9 2 (4.65%) Project Manager
9 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (60.47%) HTML
2 20 (46.51%) CSS
3 11 (25.58%) jQuery
4 7 (16.28%) AngularJS
4 7 (16.28%) CSS3
4 7 (16.28%) HTML5
5 5 (11.63%) Ajax
5 5 (11.63%) Sass
5 5 (11.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (11.63%) XHTML
6 4 (9.30%) Node.js
7 3 (6.98%) LESS
7 3 (6.98%) Semantic HTML
7 3 (6.98%) XML
8 2 (4.65%) .NET
8 2 (4.65%) Framer.js
8 2 (4.65%) JSON
9 1 (2.33%) D3.js
9 1 (2.33%) Ionic Framework
9 1 (2.33%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (51.16%) User Experience
2 10 (23.26%) Mobile App
3 6 (13.95%) Digital Media
4 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (9.30%) Animation
4 4 (9.30%) Graphic Design
4 4 (9.30%) Psychology
5 3 (6.98%) NHS
5 3 (6.98%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.33%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (2.33%) Blog
6 1 (2.33%) Interactive TV
6 1 (2.33%) iPad
6 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.33%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (2.33%) Social Media
6 1 (2.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) Web Development
1 9 (20.93%) Wireframes
2 7 (16.28%) Front End Development
3 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (11.63%) Web Design
4 4 (9.30%) Analytics
4 4 (9.30%) Content Management
4 4 (9.30%) Project Management
4 4 (9.30%) Prototyping
4 4 (9.30%) SEO
5 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.98%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (6.98%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.98%) Mobile Development
5 3 (6.98%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (6.98%) Typography
5 3 (6.98%) Validation
6 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (39.53%) JavaScript
2 8 (18.60%) PHP
3 4 (9.30%) Python
4 3 (6.98%) SQL
5 2 (4.65%) C#
5 2 (4.65%) Java
5 2 (4.65%) Perl
6 1 (2.33%) ActionScript
6 1 (2.33%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (46.51%) Adobe
2 2 (4.65%) WorldPay
3 1 (2.33%) DevExpress
3 1 (2.33%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.33%) Google
3 1 (2.33%) IBM
3 1 (2.33%) Infragistics
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) Sage
3 1 (2.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.33%) Tableau
3 1 (2.33%) Telerik