The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 29 34 22
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.55% 0.36% 1.94%
As % of the Applications category 13.79% 2.94% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Average daily rate
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£413 - £283
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £260 £245
% change year-on-year
+20.19% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.35 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £22.50 £10.99
% change year-on-year
+27.51% +104.82%
Photoshop
West Midlands

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

Applications Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
29 34 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 11.24% 12.10% 16.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 13
Average daily rate £350 £490 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +63.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £325 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £586 £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Average hourly rate £22.35 £17.48 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.89% -30.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.94 £13.35 £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.44 £17.48 £33.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.13
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -0.82%

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) PLM
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Animation
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) PHP5
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) DOM
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Fireworks
2 1 (20.00%) Maya
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Designer
2 1 (20.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Graphic Designer
2 1 (20.00%) UX Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) PLM
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Web Development
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
2 1 (20.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft