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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 117 102 80
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -22
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 11 31 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.44% 1.21% 1.57%
As % of the Applications category 3.61% 8.49% 10.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 15
Average daily rate
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£338 £238 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.10% -36.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £334 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £263
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £72.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £21.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+31.90% +17.56%
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
305 365 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.08% 14.22% 15.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 168 149
Average daily rate £275 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.51% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £130 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 53 64
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £10.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.65 £25.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Photoshop across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Photoshop Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 February 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
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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
Hertfordshire -6 4 £350 +47.36% 4
Norfolk - 4 £275 - 1
Cambridgeshire -9 3 £338 +4.24% 3
Essex - - - - 5
Suffolk - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 2
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 33 (76.74%) HTML
2 30 (69.77%) User Experience
3 24 (55.81%) CSS
4 21 (48.84%) JavaScript
4 21 (48.84%) Adobe Illustrator
5 15 (34.88%) Adobe
6 14 (32.56%) Flash
6 14 (32.56%) Web Development
7 13 (30.23%) Graphic Design
7 13 (30.23%) Axure RP
7 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (25.58%) Web Design
8 11 (25.58%) Marketing
9 10 (23.26%) Adobe After Effects
9 10 (23.26%) E-Commerce
10 9 (20.93%) Web Accessibility
11 8 (18.60%) HTML5
11 8 (18.60%) Retail
11 8 (18.60%) Mobile App
12 7 (16.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 7 (16.28%) Degree
13 6 (13.95%) Scrum
13 6 (13.95%) Project Management
14 4 (9.30%) CSS3
14 4 (9.30%) jQuery
14 4 (9.30%) Psychology
14 4 (9.30%) Finance
14 4 (9.30%) CMS
15 3 (6.98%) Ajax
15 3 (6.98%) Multimedia

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 4 (9.30%) CMS
2 2 (4.65%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.33%) WordPress
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 21 (48.84%) Adobe Illustrator
2 10 (23.26%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (6.98%) Acrobat
3 3 (6.98%) Fireworks
3 3 (6.98%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (6.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (4.65%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (2.33%) MS Office
5 1 (2.33%) Maya
5 1 (2.33%) 3ds Max
5 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.33%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (2.33%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (2.33%) Shopify
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) Extranet
2 1 (2.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) MySQL
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) Axure RP
2 7 (16.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.33%) Xcode
General
1 11 (25.58%) Marketing
2 8 (18.60%) Retail
3 4 (9.30%) Finance
4 3 (6.98%) Multimedia
5 2 (4.65%) Advertising
6 1 (2.33%) Publishing
6 1 (2.33%) Games
6 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (62.79%) Designer
2 11 (25.58%) Developer
3 10 (23.26%) UX Designer
4 9 (20.93%) Web Designer
5 6 (13.95%) Web Developer
5 6 (13.95%) UI Designer
6 5 (11.63%) Photoshop Designer
6 5 (11.63%) Architect
6 5 (11.63%) Digital Designer
6 5 (11.63%) User Experience Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Creative Designer
7 3 (6.98%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Designer
8 2 (4.65%) Lead Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Digital Production Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Lead Designer
8 2 (4.65%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Production Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Creative Web Designer
9 1 (2.33%) Senior UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (76.74%) HTML
2 24 (55.81%) CSS
3 14 (32.56%) Flash
4 8 (18.60%) HTML5
5 4 (9.30%) CSS3
5 4 (9.30%) jQuery
6 3 (6.98%) Ajax
7 1 (2.33%) Semantic HTML
7 1 (2.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (2.33%) XHTML
7 1 (2.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 30 (69.77%) User Experience
2 13 (30.23%) Graphic Design
3 8 (18.60%) Mobile App
4 4 (9.30%) Psychology
5 3 (6.98%) Digital Media
6 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.33%) Learning Management System
7 1 (2.33%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.33%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (2.33%) Kinect
7 1 (2.33%) Photography
7 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.33%) Physics
7 1 (2.33%) W3C
7 1 (2.33%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (2.33%) E-Learning
7 1 (2.33%) Interactive TV
7 1 (2.33%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
1 1 (2.33%) Android
1 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) Web Development
2 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (25.58%) Web Design
4 10 (23.26%) E-Commerce
5 9 (20.93%) Web Accessibility
6 6 (13.95%) Scrum
6 6 (13.95%) Project Management
7 3 (6.98%) Information Architecture
7 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.65%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (4.65%) Analytics
8 2 (4.65%) Data Privacy
8 2 (4.65%) SEO
8 2 (4.65%) Workflow
8 2 (4.65%) Content Management
8 2 (4.65%) Email Marketing
8 2 (4.65%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (2.33%) Usability Testing
9 1 (2.33%) CRM
9 1 (2.33%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 21 (48.84%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.33%) PHP
2 1 (2.33%) Python
2 1 (2.33%) Lua
2 1 (2.33%) C#
2 1 (2.33%) C++
2 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Adobe
2 2 (4.65%) Google
2 2 (4.65%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.33%) Venda
3 1 (2.33%) ATG
3 1 (2.33%) IBM
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft