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 26 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 143 157 135
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -22
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 48 44 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.93% 0.72% 1.12%
As % of the Applications category 8.08% 6.46% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 28 42
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£390 £350 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +26.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £218 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £533 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £283 £263
% change year-on-year
+6.19% +7.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £21.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.09%
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
594 681 677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.50% 11.11% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 441 467
Average daily rate £375 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £175 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £524 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 32 31
Average hourly rate £14.85 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.14% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.10 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £22.90 £27.10
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 26 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 26 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 62 (64.58%) Adobe Illustrator
2 54 (56.25%) HTML
3 50 (52.08%) User Experience
4 49 (51.04%) CSS
5 38 (39.58%) Adobe
6 25 (26.04%) JavaScript
7 20 (20.83%) HTML5
8 19 (19.79%) jQuery
9 17 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (16.67%) Axure RP
11 15 (15.63%) CSS3
12 14 (14.58%) Android
12 14 (14.58%) Finance
13 13 (13.54%) Marketing
13 13 (13.54%) Apple iOS
14 12 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 12 (12.50%) Mobile App
14 12 (12.50%) Degree
14 12 (12.50%) Graphic Design
15 10 (10.42%) Sass
15 10 (10.42%) Banking
16 9 (9.38%) InDesign
16 9 (9.38%) Fireworks
17 8 (8.33%) Retail
17 8 (8.33%) CMS
17 8 (8.33%) LESS
17 8 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
18 7 (7.29%) Web Design
18 7 (7.29%) Advertising
18 7 (7.29%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 8 (8.33%) CMS
2 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.08%) Confluence
3 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.04%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (1.04%) Node.js
3 1 (1.04%) Kentico
3 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.04%) Apache
3 1 (1.04%) IIS
3 1 (1.04%) Umbraco
Applications
1 62 (64.58%) Adobe Illustrator
2 12 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 9 (9.38%) InDesign
3 9 (9.38%) Fireworks
4 6 (6.25%) Acrobat
5 4 (4.17%) ImageReady
5 4 (4.17%) MS Office
6 3 (3.13%) CINEMA 4D
7 2 (2.08%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (2.08%) MS Visio
7 2 (2.08%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (1.04%) MS Excel
8 1 (1.04%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) SiteCatalyst
1 1 (1.04%) Magento
1 1 (1.04%) WebTrends
1 1 (1.04%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.04%) Office 365
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.04%) DHCP
1 1 (1.04%) DNS
1 1 (1.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.08%) MySQL
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (16.67%) Axure RP
2 6 (6.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 6 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.21%) Dreamweaver
3 5 (5.21%) Subversion
4 3 (3.13%) JIRA
5 2 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.08%) GCC
5 2 (2.08%) Grunt
6 1 (1.04%) Yeoman
6 1 (1.04%) Gradle
6 1 (1.04%) QUnit
6 1 (1.04%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (1.04%) Ant
6 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.04%) Maven
General
1 14 (14.58%) Finance
2 13 (13.54%) Marketing
3 10 (10.42%) Banking
4 8 (8.33%) Retail
5 7 (7.29%) Advertising
6 4 (4.17%) Games
6 4 (4.17%) Telecoms
7 3 (3.13%) Financial Institution
8 2 (2.08%) Arabic Language
8 2 (2.08%) Multimedia
8 2 (2.08%) Legal
9 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.04%) Law
9 1 (1.04%) Investment Banking
9 1 (1.04%) Dutch Language
9 1 (1.04%) German Language
9 1 (1.04%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (66.67%) Designer
2 27 (28.13%) UI Designer
3 23 (23.96%) UX Designer
4 22 (22.92%) Developer
5 12 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
6 11 (11.46%) Visual Designer
7 6 (6.25%) Senior Designer
8 4 (4.17%) Interface Designer
8 4 (4.17%) HTML Developer
9 3 (3.13%) Web Developer
9 3 (3.13%) Web Designer
9 3 (3.13%) Graphic Designer
10 2 (2.08%) Consultant
10 2 (2.08%) Lead Designer
10 2 (2.08%) UI Developer
10 2 (2.08%) Lead Visual Designer
10 2 (2.08%) Senior UI Designer
10 2 (2.08%) UI Programmer
10 2 (2.08%) Motion Graphics Designer
10 2 (2.08%) Senior UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (56.25%) HTML
2 49 (51.04%) CSS
3 20 (20.83%) HTML5
4 19 (19.79%) jQuery
5 15 (15.63%) CSS3
6 10 (10.42%) Sass
7 8 (8.33%) LESS
8 6 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (3.13%) AngularJS
10 2 (2.08%) Ajax
10 2 (2.08%) JSP
10 2 (2.08%) .NET
10 2 (2.08%) XHTML
10 2 (2.08%) Backbone.js
11 1 (1.04%) React
11 1 (1.04%) HTML5 Canvas
11 1 (1.04%) WebSockets
11 1 (1.04%) Ember.js
11 1 (1.04%) Underscore.js
11 1 (1.04%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 50 (52.08%) User Experience
2 12 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 12 (12.50%) Graphic Design
3 4 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.17%) W3C
3 4 (4.17%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (3.13%) Visualisation
4 3 (3.13%) Photography
5 2 (2.08%) E-Learning
5 2 (2.08%) Learning Management System
5 2 (2.08%) Video on Demand
5 2 (2.08%) Social Media
5 2 (2.08%) Motion Graphics
5 2 (2.08%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.04%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.04%) iPhone
6 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.04%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.58%) Android
2 13 (13.54%) Apple iOS
3 7 (7.29%) Windows
4 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.04%) CentOS
4 1 (1.04%) Linux
4 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (7.29%) Web Design
4 5 (5.21%) Information Architecture
4 5 (5.21%) E-Commerce
4 5 (5.21%) Email Marketing
4 5 (5.21%) Usability Testing
5 4 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (4.17%) Web Development
5 4 (4.17%) OO
6 3 (3.13%) Scrum
6 3 (3.13%) Content Management
7 2 (2.08%) Interactive Advertising
7 2 (2.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (2.08%) Software Engineering
7 2 (2.08%) SEO
7 2 (2.08%) Project Management
7 2 (2.08%) Product Management
7 2 (2.08%) Rapid Prototyping
7 2 (2.08%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (26.04%) JavaScript
2 4 (4.17%) PHP
3 2 (2.08%) SQL
4 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.04%) C
4 1 (1.04%) C#
4 1 (1.04%) C++
4 1 (1.04%) XAML
4 1 (1.04%) Lua
4 1 (1.04%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 12 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.04%) SLA
1 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) ISA Server
1 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 38 (39.58%) Adobe
2 5 (5.21%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.08%) Twitter
4 1 (1.04%) Facebook
4 1 (1.04%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.04%) Ektron
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle
4 1 (1.04%) VMware
4 1 (1.04%) Google
4 1 (1.04%) Zend
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £14.84 - £16.43 per hour
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Rate: £450 - £600 per day
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Rate: £150 - £250 per day
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Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £270 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Austin Fraser
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Montash
Rate: £400 - £600 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
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Austin Fraser Limited
Posted: 10 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £100.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: £150 - £170 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
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