The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 91 109 64
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -45
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 35 31 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.32% 1.01% 2.21%
As % of the Applications category 10.06% 7.67% 13.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 4 25
Average daily rate
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of your Daily Rate
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£313 £214 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.19% -43.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £146 £96
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £294 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £260
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Average hourly rate - £21.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.86 £21.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.95% -40.00%
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 of England region.

Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
348 404 368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.08% 13.19% 16.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 167 156
Average daily rate £275 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £144 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 58 79
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £35.00 £38.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%

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 28 April 2015.

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 28 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cambridgeshire +16 27 £250 +51.51% 12
Hertfordshire -18 4 £375 +31.57% 5
Norfolk - 3 - -
Essex +5 1 - - 2
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 38 (86.36%) HTML
2 37 (84.09%) CSS
3 26 (59.09%) JavaScript
4 23 (52.27%) Adobe
5 22 (50.00%) E-Commerce
6 20 (45.45%) Marketing
7 18 (40.91%) Adobe Illustrator
8 17 (38.64%) Mobile App
8 17 (38.64%) User Experience
9 16 (36.36%) Flash
10 13 (29.55%) CMS
10 13 (29.55%) SEO
10 13 (29.55%) Google
10 13 (29.55%) Analytics
11 12 (27.27%) Data Privacy
11 12 (27.27%) Adobe Analytics
11 12 (27.27%) EPiServer
11 12 (27.27%) Email Marketing
11 12 (27.27%) Umbraco
11 12 (27.27%) Content Management
12 11 (25.00%) HTML5
13 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (22.73%) jQuery
13 10 (22.73%) Digital Marketing
13 10 (22.73%) Project Management
14 8 (18.18%) CSS3
15 7 (15.91%) Graphic Design
15 7 (15.91%) Ajax
15 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (15.91%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 13 (29.55%) CMS
2 12 (27.27%) Umbraco
3 2 (4.55%) WordPress
4 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (40.91%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (6.82%) Fireworks
2 3 (6.82%) Adobe After Effects
2 3 (6.82%) OmniGraffle
2 3 (6.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (4.55%) Acrobat
3 2 (4.55%) InDesign
4 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.27%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Axure RP
2 3 (6.82%) WebStorm
2 3 (6.82%) IntelliJ
2 3 (6.82%) Selenium
2 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.82%) Mercurial
3 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.27%) Rational Application Developer
4 1 (2.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 20 (45.45%) Marketing
2 7 (15.91%) Retail
3 3 (6.82%) Finance
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (47.73%) Designer
2 13 (29.55%) Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Photoshop Designer
3 8 (18.18%) UX Designer
4 6 (13.64%) Marketing Manager
4 6 (13.64%) UI Designer
4 6 (13.64%) Web Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Web Designer
5 5 (11.36%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (9.09%) Junior
6 4 (9.09%) Digital Marketing Manager
6 4 (9.09%) Digital Designer
6 4 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Content Manager
7 3 (6.82%) Production Manager
7 3 (6.82%) Digital Production Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Digital Producer
8 2 (4.55%) UI Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Web Marketing Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (86.36%) HTML
2 37 (84.09%) CSS
3 16 (36.36%) Flash
4 11 (25.00%) HTML5
5 10 (22.73%) jQuery
6 8 (18.18%) CSS3
7 7 (15.91%) Ajax
8 5 (11.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (9.09%) PhoneGap
10 3 (6.82%) REST
11 2 (4.55%) .NET
11 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
12 1 (2.27%) EJB
12 1 (2.27%) J2EE
12 1 (2.27%) JSP
12 1 (2.27%) Servlets
12 1 (2.27%) SOAP
12 1 (2.27%) Struts
12 1 (2.27%) XML
12 1 (2.27%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (38.64%) Mobile App
1 17 (38.64%) User Experience
2 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (15.91%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.27%) Photography
4 1 (2.27%) Video Editing
4 1 (2.27%) Psychology
4 1 (2.27%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.27%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) UNIX
1 1 (2.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 13 (29.55%) SEO
2 13 (29.55%) Analytics
3 12 (27.27%) Data Privacy
3 12 (27.27%) Content Management
3 12 (27.27%) Email Marketing
4 10 (22.73%) Digital Marketing
4 10 (22.73%) Project Management
5 7 (15.91%) Web Design
5 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (13.64%) Web Development
6 6 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (6.82%) UX Design
8 2 (4.55%) Web Accessibility
8 2 (4.55%) Web Marketing
8 2 (4.55%) B2C
8 2 (4.55%) Scrum
9 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.27%) E-business
9 1 (2.27%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 26 (59.09%) JavaScript
2 4 (9.09%) Java
3 3 (6.82%) ECMAScript
3 3 (6.82%) TypeScript
3 3 (6.82%) Dart
4 2 (4.55%) PHP
5 1 (2.27%) SQL
5 1 (2.27%) Perl
5 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 23 (52.27%) Adobe
2 13 (29.55%) Google
3 12 (27.27%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft