The table below looks at the statistics 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 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 69 80 83
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 23 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.43% 1.25% 0.28%
As % of the Applications category 9.16% 5.95% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 2
Average daily rate
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of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£230 £100 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+130.00% -57.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £75 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £235 £248
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £260 £230
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.43 £25.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-10.30% +92.30%
Photoshop
England

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

Applications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
251 336 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.63% 21.04% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 206 77
Average daily rate £250 £110 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -63.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £68 £97
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 45 46
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £9.09 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £32.25 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.70
% change year-on-year
- -4.45%

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 December 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 December 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
Leicestershire +14 9 £210 +5.00% 1
Northamptonshire -7 9 £455 -
Nottinghamshire +5 5 £250 -
Derbyshire +7 1 £225 +200.00% 1
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 35 (77.78%) CSS
2 28 (62.22%) Adobe
3 27 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 25 (55.56%) HTML
5 23 (51.11%) Adobe Illustrator
6 22 (48.89%) CSS3
7 21 (46.67%) Sass
8 17 (37.78%) OO
8 17 (37.78%) Mobile App
9 16 (35.56%) HTML5
10 15 (33.33%) Backbone.js
10 15 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
10 15 (33.33%) LESS
10 15 (33.33%) REST
10 15 (33.33%) JSON
10 15 (33.33%) Ajax
11 11 (24.44%) jQuery
11 11 (24.44%) Finance
11 11 (24.44%) User Experience
12 9 (20.00%) WordPress
12 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (20.00%) PHP
12 9 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 8 (17.78%) MySQL
13 8 (17.78%) Banking
13 8 (17.78%) Web Design
13 8 (17.78%) Drupal
14 7 (15.56%) CMS
14 7 (15.56%) Waterfall
15 6 (13.33%) AngularJS

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (20.00%) WordPress
2 8 (17.78%) Drupal
3 7 (15.56%) CMS
4 1 (2.22%) Node.js
Applications
1 23 (51.11%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (4.44%) InDesign
4 1 (2.22%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (2.22%) MS Office
4 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.22%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) WebTrends
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.22%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 11 (24.44%) Finance
2 8 (17.78%) Banking
3 4 (8.89%) Retail
3 4 (8.89%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Legal
4 1 (2.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (64.44%) Developer
2 19 (42.22%) Designer
3 10 (22.22%) UI Developer
3 10 (22.22%) Web Developer
3 10 (22.22%) UI Programmer
4 9 (20.00%) Web Designer
5 6 (13.33%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (11.11%) MySQL Developer
6 5 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
6 5 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (11.11%) PHP Developer
6 5 (11.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Digital Designer
7 4 (8.89%) Graphic Designer
8 2 (4.44%) UI Designer
9 1 (2.22%) Mobile Games Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Front-End Web Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Senior Designer
9 1 (2.22%) Mobile Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (77.78%) CSS
2 25 (55.56%) HTML
3 22 (48.89%) CSS3
4 21 (46.67%) Sass
5 16 (35.56%) HTML5
6 15 (33.33%) REST
6 15 (33.33%) JSON
6 15 (33.33%) LESS
6 15 (33.33%) Ajax
6 15 (33.33%) Backbone.js
7 11 (24.44%) jQuery
8 6 (13.33%) AngularJS
9 5 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (6.67%) XML
11 2 (4.44%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (4.44%) OOCSS
12 1 (2.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (2.22%) .NET
12 1 (2.22%) Flash
12 1 (2.22%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (37.78%) Mobile App
2 11 (24.44%) User Experience
3 2 (4.44%) Animation
4 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.22%) Mobile Games
4 1 (2.22%) Web 2.0
4 1 (2.22%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Android
1 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) OO
2 15 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (17.78%) Web Design
5 7 (15.56%) Waterfall
6 6 (13.33%) Content Management
6 6 (13.33%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.44%) SEO
7 2 (4.44%) UX Design
8 1 (2.22%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (20.00%) PHP
3 5 (11.11%) Java
4 2 (4.44%) Ruby
5 1 (2.22%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (2.22%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (2.22%) ActionScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (62.22%) Adobe
2 1 (2.22%) Twitter