The first table below looks at the demand for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 24 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 East of England 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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 107 68 104
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +36
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 31 49 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.01% 2.21% 0.91%
As % of the Applications category 7.77% 13.28% 6.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 25 18
Average daily rate £214 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.00% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £96 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £440 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £250
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% -12.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +94.44%
Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
399 369 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.94% 16.62% 13.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 156 132
Average daily rate £325 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £118 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £433 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 79 76
Average hourly rate £18.25 £18.75 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +17.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.89 £10.50 £10.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.90 £38.65 £36.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.06%
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Photoshop
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Photoshop
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 24 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
Hertfordshire -7 24 £285 -28.75% 3
Cambridgeshire -14 6 £165 -40.00% 3
Essex -20 3 £138 -50.00%
Norfolk - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 47 (75.81%) HTML
2 45 (72.58%) CSS
3 38 (61.29%) JavaScript
4 29 (46.77%) HTML5
4 29 (46.77%) CSS3
5 28 (45.16%) Retail
5 28 (45.16%) E-Commerce
6 27 (43.55%) Adobe
7 26 (41.94%) Adobe Illustrator
8 25 (40.32%) Manufacturing
8 25 (40.32%) Finance
9 21 (33.87%) Responsive Web Design
10 20 (32.26%) Web Design
10 20 (32.26%) XHTML
11 19 (30.65%) JSP
11 19 (30.65%) Analytics
12 18 (29.03%) W3C
13 17 (27.42%) OO
14 16 (25.81%) jQuery
15 15 (24.19%) Information Architecture
16 12 (19.35%) Web Development
17 10 (16.13%) Marketing
18 9 (14.52%) Axure RP
18 9 (14.52%) Fireworks
19 7 (11.29%) B2B
19 7 (11.29%) B2C
19 7 (11.29%) Mobile App
19 7 (11.29%) Graphic Design
20 6 (9.68%) Degree
20 6 (9.68%) Usability Testing

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 4 (6.45%) CMS
2 3 (4.84%) IIS
3 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (41.94%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (14.52%) Fireworks
3 6 (9.68%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (3.23%) InDesign
5 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) WebTrends
1 2 (3.23%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Axure RP
2 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.61%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.61%) Subversion
3 1 (1.61%) Firebug
3 1 (1.61%) Fiddler
General
1 28 (45.16%) Retail
2 25 (40.32%) Manufacturing
2 25 (40.32%) Finance
3 10 (16.13%) Marketing
4 6 (9.68%) Advertising
5 5 (8.06%) Multimedia
5 5 (8.06%) French Language
6 2 (3.23%) Publishing
6 2 (3.23%) Legal
6 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 32 (51.61%) Developer
2 26 (41.94%) Designer
3 23 (37.10%) Front-End Developer
4 11 (17.74%) User Experience Designer
5 8 (12.90%) Graphic Designer
6 5 (8.06%) Photoshop Designer
7 4 (6.45%) Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) UI Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Digital Designer
7 4 (6.45%) UI Programmer
8 3 (4.84%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.84%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.23%) UI Designer
10 1 (1.61%) Junior
10 1 (1.61%) Front-End Web Developer
10 1 (1.61%) Head of Development
10 1 (1.61%) Senior Photoshop Designer
10 1 (1.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (1.61%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (75.81%) HTML
2 45 (72.58%) CSS
3 29 (46.77%) HTML5
3 29 (46.77%) CSS3
4 20 (32.26%) XHTML
5 19 (30.65%) JSP
6 16 (25.81%) jQuery
7 5 (8.06%) .NET
7 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET
8 3 (4.84%) Ajax
8 3 (4.84%) XML
8 3 (4.84%) JSON
8 3 (4.84%) WCF
8 3 (4.84%) LINQ
8 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (3.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (3.23%) XSLT
9 2 (3.23%) Flash
9 2 (3.23%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.03%) W3C
2 7 (11.29%) Graphic Design
2 7 (11.29%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.84%) RIA
4 2 (3.23%) Animation
4 2 (3.23%) Social Media
5 1 (1.61%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.61%) Copywriting
5 1 (1.61%) Blog
5 1 (1.61%) FMCG
5 1 (1.61%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Windows
2 2 (3.23%) Android
2 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.16%) E-Commerce
2 21 (33.87%) Responsive Web Design
3 20 (32.26%) Web Design
4 19 (30.65%) Analytics
5 17 (27.42%) OO
6 15 (24.19%) Information Architecture
7 12 (19.35%) Web Development
8 7 (11.29%) B2B
8 7 (11.29%) B2C
9 6 (9.68%) SEO
9 6 (9.68%) Competitor Analysis
9 6 (9.68%) Usability Testing
10 3 (4.84%) Web Analytics
10 3 (4.84%) Content Management
10 3 (4.84%) Mobile Application Development
11 2 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
12 1 (1.61%) MVC
12 1 (1.61%) Email Marketing
12 1 (1.61%) Integration Testing
12 1 (1.61%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 38 (61.29%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.84%) C#
2 3 (4.84%) Java
2 3 (4.84%) ActionScript
3 1 (1.61%) XPath
3 1 (1.61%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (1.61%) C
3 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (9.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (43.55%) Adobe
2 6 (9.68%) iRise
3 1 (1.61%) Facebook
3 1 (1.61%) Twitter
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.61%) Apple
3 1 (1.61%) ATG
3 1 (1.61%) Google
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