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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 146 164 145
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -19
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 40 35 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.79% 0.61% 0.83%
As % of the Applications category 7.17% 5.40% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 23 31
Average daily rate
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£384 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £201 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £545 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £263
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £18.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £21.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+31.90% +8.75%
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
558 648 686
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.02% 11.22% 12.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 426 468
Average daily rate £375 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £173 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 30 37
Average hourly rate £14.85 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.64% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £22.50 £37.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Photoshop across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 57 (60.64%) Adobe Illustrator
2 49 (52.13%) HTML
3 46 (48.94%) CSS
4 44 (46.81%) User Experience
5 32 (34.04%) Adobe
6 24 (25.53%) JavaScript
7 20 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (19.15%) HTML5
9 17 (18.09%) Axure RP
9 17 (18.09%) jQuery
10 15 (15.96%) Finance
11 14 (14.89%) Android
11 14 (14.89%) Apple iOS
11 14 (14.89%) CSS3
12 13 (13.83%) Marketing
12 13 (13.83%) Degree
12 13 (13.83%) Graphic Design
13 12 (12.77%) Banking
13 12 (12.77%) Mobile App
14 10 (10.64%) Fireworks
15 9 (9.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 8 (8.51%) Responsive Web Design
16 8 (8.51%) Sass
16 8 (8.51%) Retail
16 8 (8.51%) InDesign
17 6 (6.38%) CMS
17 6 (6.38%) Advertising
17 6 (6.38%) Web Development
17 6 (6.38%) Dreamweaver
17 6 (6.38%) Acrobat

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 6 (6.38%) CMS
2 2 (2.13%) Apache
2 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.13%) IIS
2 2 (2.13%) Confluence
3 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.06%) Kentico
3 1 (1.06%) Node.js
3 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.06%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 57 (60.64%) Adobe Illustrator
2 10 (10.64%) Fireworks
3 9 (9.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (8.51%) InDesign
5 6 (6.38%) Acrobat
6 4 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (4.26%) MS Excel
6 4 (4.26%) ImageReady
6 4 (4.26%) MS Office
7 3 (3.19%) MS Project
7 3 (3.19%) CINEMA 4D
7 3 (3.19%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
8 2 (2.13%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (1.06%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Magento
1 1 (1.06%) Tridion
1 1 (1.06%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.13%) DNS
2 1 (1.06%) DHCP
2 1 (1.06%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.19%) MySQL
1 3 (3.19%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (18.09%) Axure RP
2 6 (6.38%) Dreamweaver
2 6 (6.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (5.32%) Subversion
4 4 (4.26%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.19%) JIRA
6 2 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Blend
7 1 (1.06%) Grunt
7 1 (1.06%) Gradle
7 1 (1.06%) QUnit
7 1 (1.06%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.06%) Ant
7 1 (1.06%) Maven
General
1 15 (15.96%) Finance
2 13 (13.83%) Marketing
3 12 (12.77%) Banking
4 8 (8.51%) Retail
5 6 (6.38%) Advertising
6 5 (5.32%) Legal
7 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
8 3 (3.19%) Financial Institution
8 3 (3.19%) Games
9 2 (2.13%) Law
9 2 (2.13%) Multimedia
9 2 (2.13%) Investment Banking
9 2 (2.13%) Retail Banking
10 1 (1.06%) Dutch Language
10 1 (1.06%) German Language
10 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 58 (61.70%) Designer
2 24 (25.53%) Developer
3 23 (24.47%) UI Designer
4 19 (20.21%) UX Designer
5 12 (12.77%) Front-End Developer
6 11 (11.70%) Visual Designer
7 5 (5.32%) Interface Designer
8 4 (4.26%) Web Designer
8 4 (4.26%) HTML Developer
8 4 (4.26%) Graphic Designer
8 4 (4.26%) Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) Senior Designer
9 3 (3.19%) UI Developer
9 3 (3.19%) UI Programmer
9 3 (3.19%) Motion Graphics Designer
9 3 (3.19%) Web Developer
9 3 (3.19%) Business Analyst
10 2 (2.13%) Photoshop Designer
10 2 (2.13%) Consultant
10 2 (2.13%) Lead Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (52.13%) HTML
2 46 (48.94%) CSS
3 18 (19.15%) HTML5
4 17 (18.09%) jQuery
5 14 (14.89%) CSS3
6 8 (8.51%) Sass
7 6 (6.38%) LESS
7 6 (6.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (3.19%) Ajax
9 2 (2.13%) WPF
9 2 (2.13%) Silverlight
9 2 (2.13%) XHTML
9 2 (2.13%) DOM
9 2 (2.13%) .NET
9 2 (2.13%) JSP
9 2 (2.13%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.06%) REST
10 1 (1.06%) WebSockets
10 1 (1.06%) Underscore.js
10 1 (1.06%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 44 (46.81%) User Experience
2 13 (13.83%) Graphic Design
3 12 (12.77%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.32%) W3C
5 4 (4.26%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (3.19%) Motion Graphics
6 3 (3.19%) Visualisation
6 3 (3.19%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.13%) E-Learning
7 2 (2.13%) Photography
7 2 (2.13%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.13%) Learning Management System
7 2 (2.13%) Social Media
7 2 (2.13%) Video on Demand
8 1 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.06%) iPhone
8 1 (1.06%) Contract for Difference
8 1 (1.06%) Spread Betting
8 1 (1.06%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.89%) Android
1 14 (14.89%) Apple iOS
2 6 (6.38%) Windows
3 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.06%) CentOS
3 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.06%) UNIX
3 1 (1.06%) Linux
3 1 (1.06%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (8.51%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (6.38%) Web Development
3 6 (6.38%) E-Commerce
4 5 (5.32%) Usability Testing
4 5 (5.32%) Email Marketing
4 5 (5.32%) OO
4 5 (5.32%) Web Design
5 4 (4.26%) Scrum
5 4 (4.26%) Project Management
5 4 (4.26%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (3.19%) Information Architecture
6 3 (3.19%) Business Transformation
6 3 (3.19%) DSDM
6 3 (3.19%) Requirements Management
6 3 (3.19%) Validation
7 2 (2.13%) Content Management
7 2 (2.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.13%) Software Engineering
7 2 (2.13%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.53%) JavaScript
2 4 (4.26%) PHP
3 2 (2.13%) XAML
3 2 (2.13%) C#
3 2 (2.13%) SQL
4 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.06%) PHP5
4 1 (1.06%) C
4 1 (1.06%) C++
4 1 (1.06%) Lua
Qualifications
1 13 (13.83%) Degree
2 2 (2.13%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) SLA
1 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.06%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 32 (34.04%) Adobe
2 5 (5.32%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.13%) Apple
3 2 (2.13%) Twitter
4 1 (1.06%) Ektron
4 1 (1.06%) Facebook
4 1 (1.06%) Google
4 1 (1.06%) Zend
4 1 (1.06%) VMware
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