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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 133 151 173
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +22
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 68 75 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.16% 1.04% 0.55%
As % of the Applications category 8.90% 9.18% 4.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 51 29
Average daily rate
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£375 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £145 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
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
764 817 923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.03% 11.36% 11.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 526 637
Average daily rate £350 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £175 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 45 70
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £52.00 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -4.83%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014, 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 84 (58.74%) CSS
2 82 (57.34%) Adobe Illustrator
3 81 (56.64%) HTML
4 70 (48.95%) Adobe
5 61 (42.66%) User Experience
6 40 (27.97%) JavaScript
6 40 (27.97%) CSS3
7 35 (24.48%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (23.78%) Finance
8 34 (23.78%) InDesign
9 29 (20.28%) HTML5
10 28 (19.58%) Android
11 25 (17.48%) jQuery
11 25 (17.48%) Flash
12 24 (16.78%) Banking
13 23 (16.08%) Social Media
14 21 (14.69%) Axure RP
14 21 (14.69%) Marketing
14 21 (14.69%) Degree
15 18 (12.59%) iPhone
16 16 (11.19%) Stakeholder Management
16 16 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
17 15 (10.49%) CMS
17 15 (10.49%) Dreamweaver
17 15 (10.49%) Responsive Web Design
18 14 (9.79%) Mobile App
18 14 (9.79%) Balsamiq Mockups
18 14 (9.79%) Fireworks
18 14 (9.79%) Java
18 14 (9.79%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 15 (10.49%) CMS
2 12 (8.39%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.59%) Umbraco
3 8 (5.59%) Node.js
4 6 (4.20%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (3.50%) WordPress
5 5 (3.50%) IIS
6 3 (2.10%) Apache
6 3 (2.10%) Joomla!
6 3 (2.10%) Sitefinity
6 3 (2.10%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.70%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.70%) Captiva
7 1 (0.70%) TeamSite
Applications
1 82 (57.34%) Adobe Illustrator
2 34 (23.78%) InDesign
3 14 (9.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (9.79%) Fireworks
4 11 (7.69%) Adobe After Effects
5 10 (6.99%) MS Office
5 10 (6.99%) MS Excel
6 8 (5.59%) MS Project
7 7 (4.90%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (2.80%) Acrobat
9 2 (1.40%) GIMP
10 1 (0.70%) CINEMA 4D
10 1 (0.70%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.70%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.59%) Intranet
2 5 (3.50%) Internet
3 2 (1.40%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.50%) MySQL
3 3 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.40%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.70%) MS Access
5 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 21 (14.69%) Axure RP
2 15 (10.49%) Dreamweaver
3 14 (9.79%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 9 (6.29%) Subversion
4 9 (6.29%) Microsoft Blend
5 8 (5.59%) Visual Studio
6 6 (4.20%) NUnit
7 4 (2.80%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.80%) IntelliJ
7 4 (2.80%) Git (software)
7 4 (2.80%) Cucumber
7 4 (2.80%) Capybara
7 4 (2.80%) Sinon.JS
7 4 (2.80%) Sublime Text
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.70%) JIRA
General
1 34 (23.78%) Finance
2 24 (16.78%) Banking
3 21 (14.69%) Marketing
4 14 (9.79%) Retail
5 9 (6.29%) Retail Banking
6 7 (4.90%) Legal
7 6 (4.20%) Publishing
7 6 (4.20%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.40%) Law
8 2 (1.40%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.70%) Games
9 1 (0.70%) Advertising
9 1 (0.70%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.70%) German Language
9 1 (0.70%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 82 (57.34%) Designer
2 41 (28.67%) Developer
3 21 (14.69%) Digital Designer
4 19 (13.29%) UI Designer
5 18 (12.59%) User Experience Designer
6 17 (11.89%) Front-End Developer
7 11 (7.69%) Photoshop Designer
7 11 (7.69%) Visual Designer
8 10 (6.99%) UI Developer
9 8 (5.59%) Web Designer
10 7 (4.90%) Interface Designer
11 6 (4.20%) Business Analyst
11 6 (4.20%) Analyst
11 6 (4.20%) Senior Designer
11 6 (4.20%) Graphic Designer
11 6 (4.20%) UI Programmer
12 5 (3.50%) Web Developer
13 4 (2.80%) Web Manager
14 3 (2.10%) Senior Developer
15 2 (1.40%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (58.74%) CSS
2 81 (56.64%) HTML
3 40 (27.97%) CSS3
4 29 (20.28%) HTML5
5 25 (17.48%) jQuery
5 25 (17.48%) Flash
6 14 (9.79%) XML
7 12 (8.39%) .NET
8 11 (7.69%) Ajax
9 10 (6.99%) AngularJS
10 9 (6.29%) WPF
10 9 (6.29%) Silverlight
11 8 (5.59%) ASP.NET
12 7 (4.90%) Web Services
12 7 (4.90%) .NET Framework
13 6 (4.20%) JSON
13 6 (4.20%) Backbone.js
13 6 (4.20%) Sass
14 5 (3.50%) LESS
15 4 (2.80%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 61 (42.66%) User Experience
2 23 (16.08%) Social Media
3 18 (12.59%) iPhone
4 16 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (9.79%) Mobile App
6 11 (7.69%) Graphic Design
7 5 (3.50%) Visualisation
8 4 (2.80%) Animation
9 3 (2.10%) W3C
9 3 (2.10%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.10%) Online Banking
9 3 (2.10%) Taxonomies
10 2 (1.40%) Wiki
10 2 (1.40%) Open Source
10 2 (1.40%) Learning Management System
10 2 (1.40%) E-Learning
10 2 (1.40%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.70%) BBC
11 1 (0.70%) Photography
11 1 (0.70%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 28 (19.58%) Android
2 12 (8.39%) Apple iOS
3 8 (5.59%) Windows
4 3 (2.10%) UNIX
5 2 (1.40%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (24.48%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (11.19%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (10.49%) Responsive Web Design
4 14 (9.79%) Content Management
5 12 (8.39%) Project Management
6 11 (7.69%) OO
6 11 (7.69%) Scrum
6 11 (7.69%) TDD
6 11 (7.69%) Usability Testing
7 10 (6.99%) SEO
7 10 (6.99%) E-Commerce
8 9 (6.29%) Web Development
9 7 (4.90%) MVC
10 6 (4.20%) DSDM
10 6 (4.20%) Validation
10 6 (4.20%) Requirements Management
10 6 (4.20%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (4.20%) Business Transformation
11 5 (3.50%) BDD
11 5 (3.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 40 (27.97%) JavaScript
2 14 (9.79%) Java
3 10 (6.99%) PHP
3 10 (6.99%) C#
4 9 (6.29%) XAML
5 3 (2.10%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.40%) SQL
6 2 (1.40%) Ruby
7 1 (0.70%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.70%) VB
7 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.70%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.70%) Python
7 1 (0.70%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.70%) C++
7 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (14.69%) Degree
2 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.50%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.70%) WCAG
Vendors
1 70 (48.95%) Adobe
2 8 (5.59%) Apple
3 7 (4.90%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.20%) Google
4 6 (4.20%) EPiServer
4 6 (4.20%) Sitecore
4 6 (4.20%) Ektron
5 4 (2.80%) RedDot
6 3 (2.10%) Infragistics
6 3 (2.10%) Facebook
7 2 (1.40%) ExactTarget
7 2 (1.40%) Lyris
7 2 (1.40%) Nokia
7 2 (1.40%) Oracle
8 1 (0.70%) SAP
8 1 (0.70%) Interwoven
8 1 (0.70%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.70%) Twitter
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