The first table below looks at the demand for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 24 July 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 East Midlands 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 69 82 74
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 20 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.37% 0.69% 0.42%
As % of the Applications category 9.39% 5.24% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 3
Average daily rate
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of your Daily Rate
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£225 £200 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £75 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £275 £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £9.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
Applications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
213 191 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.62% 13.20% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 103 82
Average daily rate £300 £125 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+140.00% -58.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £70 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 26 27
Average hourly rate £13.38 £11.35 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.84% -18.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £17.10 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Photoshop
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Photoshop across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Photoshop Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Photoshop
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 9 £248 - 1
Leicestershire - 6 £190 - 3
Nottinghamshire +11 2 £263 +10.52% 1
Derbyshire -3 2 £263 +250.00% 1
Lincolnshire - - - - 2
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 24 (77.42%) CSS
2 22 (70.97%) HTML
3 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
4 17 (54.84%) Adobe Illustrator
5 13 (41.94%) Adobe
5 13 (41.94%) CSS3
6 11 (35.48%) HTML5
6 11 (35.48%) jQuery
7 8 (25.81%) Web Design
8 6 (19.35%) OO
8 6 (19.35%) Sass
9 5 (16.13%) Mobile App
9 5 (16.13%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (16.13%) REST
9 5 (16.13%) InDesign
9 5 (16.13%) Marketing
10 4 (12.90%) Ajax
10 4 (12.90%) PHP
11 3 (9.68%) ActionScript
11 3 (9.68%) .NET
11 3 (9.68%) Flash
11 3 (9.68%) XHTML
11 3 (9.68%) Finance
11 3 (9.68%) OOP
11 3 (9.68%) DoubleClick
11 3 (9.68%) Degree
11 3 (9.68%) Animation
11 3 (9.68%) JSON
11 3 (9.68%) Adobe After Effects
11 3 (9.68%) Content Management

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 2 (6.45%) CMS
1 2 (6.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.23%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.23%) WordPress
2 1 (3.23%) Node.js
Applications
1 17 (54.84%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (16.13%) InDesign
3 3 (9.68%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.23%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.23%) Subversion
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (3.23%) Axure RP
1 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (16.13%) Marketing
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Designer
2 16 (51.61%) Developer
3 9 (29.03%) Digital Designer
4 5 (16.13%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Web Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Flash Designer
5 3 (9.68%) Web Designer
5 3 (9.68%) Flash Developer
5 3 (9.68%) UI Developer
5 3 (9.68%) UI Programmer
6 2 (6.45%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Web Editor
6 2 (6.45%) Graphic Designer
6 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Web Content Editor
6 2 (6.45%) Content Editor
6 2 (6.45%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Information Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (77.42%) CSS
2 22 (70.97%) HTML
3 13 (41.94%) CSS3
4 11 (35.48%) HTML5
4 11 (35.48%) jQuery
5 6 (19.35%) Sass
6 5 (16.13%) REST
7 4 (12.90%) Ajax
8 3 (9.68%) .NET
8 3 (9.68%) Flash
8 3 (9.68%) XHTML
8 3 (9.68%) JSON
8 3 (9.68%) Backbone.js
8 3 (9.68%) LESS
9 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
9 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (6.45%) LINQ
9 2 (6.45%) WCF
9 2 (6.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.68%) Animation
2 3 (9.68%) Social Media
3 2 (6.45%) RIA
3 2 (6.45%) Statistics
4 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Web Design
2 6 (19.35%) OO
3 5 (16.13%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (9.68%) OOP
4 3 (9.68%) Content Management
5 2 (6.45%) Analytics
5 2 (6.45%) Web Development
5 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.23%) MVC
6 1 (3.23%) SEO
6 1 (3.23%) Mobile Commerce
6 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.23%) TDD
6 1 (3.23%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.23%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
2 4 (12.90%) PHP
3 3 (9.68%) ActionScript
3 3 (9.68%) ActionScript 3.0
3 3 (9.68%) ActionScript 2.0
4 2 (6.45%) C#
5 1 (3.23%) SQL
5 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Adobe
2 3 (9.68%) DoubleClick
2 3 (9.68%) Facebook
2 3 (9.68%) Twitter
3 2 (6.45%) Google
4 1 (3.23%) Apple
4 1 (3.23%) Zend
Lincolnshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £15,000 to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leicestershire
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £100 to £180 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leicester
OHO Group
Rate: £100 - £180 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Loughborough
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 22 days ago