The first table below looks at the demand for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Dorset region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 30 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.30% 1.07% -
As % of the Applications category 12.00% 5.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £475 £105 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+352.38% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £250
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +84.21%
Applications Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
25 37 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 10.82% 19.79% 19.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 29
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £96 £105 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £375 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Average hourly rate £30.00 £48.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +269.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
Photoshop
South West

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Photoshop
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 1 £475 - 1
Photoshop
South West

Photoshop
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) Flash
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Fireworks
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Graphic Design
2 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (50.00%) Axure RP
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Fireworks
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (50.00%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Content Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Web Editor
2 1 (25.00%) Content Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) Flash
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Graphic Design
1 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft