The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 271 221 185
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -36
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 386 492 505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.76% 0.99% 1.16%
As % of the Applications category 6.09% 7.53% 8.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 296 253
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £455 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £260
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 19 50
Average hourly rate £19.01 £21.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.48% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.86 £21.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.95% -40.00%
Photoshop
UK

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

Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
6336 6535 5796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.51% 13.17% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3511 3506 2979
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £150 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £305
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 607 649 670
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.97 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.07% -3.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £10.00 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.55 £40.15 £36.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in England

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in England

Photoshop
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Photoshop across the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Photoshop Daily Rate Histogram in England

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in England

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Photoshop across the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Photoshop Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Photoshop
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
London -55 197 £325 -3.70% 83
South East -34 58 £250 -16.66% 36
East of England +13 36 £294 +37.42% 22
West Midlands +2 31 £288 -23.33% 22
Yorkshire -3 24 £325 +18.18% 21
South West +11 18 £350 +20.68% 7
North West -33 13 £275 +30.95% 31
East Midlands -5 12 £300 +33.33% 6
North East -3 1 - - 2
Photoshop
UK

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 543 (72.50%) HTML
2 499 (66.62%) CSS
3 371 (49.53%) Adobe Illustrator
4 351 (46.86%) JavaScript
5 325 (43.39%) Adobe
6 288 (38.45%) User Experience
7 257 (34.31%) HTML5
8 244 (32.58%) jQuery
9 215 (28.70%) CSS3
10 127 (16.96%) Agile Software Development
11 123 (16.42%) Marketing
12 105 (14.02%) Web Design
13 99 (13.22%) CMS
13 99 (13.22%) E-Commerce
14 97 (12.95%) Axure RP
15 92 (12.28%) Responsive Web Design
16 89 (11.88%) Dreamweaver
16 89 (11.88%) PHP
17 86 (11.48%) Content Management
18 81 (10.81%) Finance
19 77 (10.28%) InDesign
20 75 (10.01%) Graphic Design
20 75 (10.01%) Sass
21 72 (9.61%) Retail
21 72 (9.61%) Flash
22 71 (9.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 70 (9.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
24 68 (9.08%) Mobile App
25 66 (8.81%) Fireworks
26 63 (8.41%) Degree

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 99 (13.22%) CMS
2 47 (6.28%) WordPress
3 21 (2.80%) Drupal
4 20 (2.67%) Umbraco
4 20 (2.67%) Node.js
5 18 (2.40%) SharePoint
6 15 (2.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 10 (1.34%) Apache
8 9 (1.20%) Confluence
9 8 (1.07%) IIS
10 7 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
10 7 (0.93%) Apache Solr
11 6 (0.80%) Moodle
12 5 (0.67%) WebSphere
12 5 (0.67%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.67%) Immediacy CMS
13 3 (0.40%) Kentico
14 2 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.27%) Sitefinity
15 1 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 371 (49.53%) Adobe Illustrator
2 77 (10.28%) InDesign
3 70 (9.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 66 (8.81%) Fireworks
5 38 (5.07%) MS Visio
6 34 (4.54%) MS Office
7 31 (4.14%) OmniGraffle
8 30 (4.01%) Acrobat
9 25 (3.34%) MS Excel
10 21 (2.80%) Adobe After Effects
11 13 (1.74%) GIMP
12 11 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
13 10 (1.34%) Adobe Captivate
14 7 (0.93%) Adobe Premiere
15 6 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
15 6 (0.80%) ImageReady
16 4 (0.53%) Vectorworks
16 4 (0.53%) MicroStation
17 3 (0.40%) 3ds Max
17 3 (0.40%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 12 (1.60%) Magento
2 9 (1.20%) WebTrends
3 3 (0.40%) Tridion
4 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.27%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.27%) Adobe Analytics
2 10 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.34%) Google Analytics
3 5 (0.67%) GitHub
4 4 (0.53%) SaaS
5 3 (0.40%) PaaS
6 2 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.13%) Office 365
7 1 (0.13%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.13%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.47%) Internet
2 9 (1.20%) Intranet
3 5 (0.67%) FTP
4 3 (0.40%) Broadband
5 2 (0.27%) WebEx
5 2 (0.27%) HTTP
5 2 (0.27%) DNS
5 2 (0.27%) SSL
6 1 (0.13%) SSH
6 1 (0.13%) Firewall
6 1 (0.13%) Wireless
6 1 (0.13%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.13%) ATM
6 1 (0.13%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (6.14%) MySQL
2 14 (1.87%) SQL Server
3 8 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (0.40%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.27%) QlikView
6 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.13%) DB2
7 1 (0.13%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 97 (12.95%) Axure RP
2 89 (11.88%) Dreamweaver
3 53 (7.08%) Git (software)
4 31 (4.14%) Subversion
5 29 (3.87%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 28 (3.74%) Grunt
7 20 (2.67%) Visual Studio
8 18 (2.40%) JIRA
9 13 (1.74%) Bower
10 9 (1.20%) Sublime Text
11 8 (1.07%) NetBeans
12 7 (0.93%) Eclipse
13 4 (0.53%) PhpStorm
13 4 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 3 (0.40%) IntelliJ
14 3 (0.40%) Selenium
14 3 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
14 3 (0.40%) Mercurial
14 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Blend
14 3 (0.40%) Jasmine
General
1 123 (16.42%) Marketing
2 81 (10.81%) Finance
3 72 (9.61%) Retail
4 49 (6.54%) Banking
5 29 (3.87%) Telecoms
6 28 (3.74%) Advertising
7 25 (3.34%) Games
8 18 (2.40%) Publishing
9 15 (2.00%) Multimedia
10 14 (1.87%) Legal
11 11 (1.47%) Interactive Media
12 8 (1.07%) Law
12 8 (1.07%) Electronics
13 6 (0.80%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.53%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.40%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.40%) Local Government
16 2 (0.27%) Arabic Language
16 2 (0.27%) German Language
16 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 345 (46.06%) Designer
2 319 (42.59%) Developer
3 132 (17.62%) Front-End Developer
4 114 (15.22%) Web Developer
5 94 (12.55%) UX Designer
6 93 (12.42%) UI Designer
7 80 (10.68%) Web Designer
8 36 (4.81%) UI Programmer
8 36 (4.81%) UI Developer
9 35 (4.67%) Front-End Web Developer
9 35 (4.67%) Photoshop Designer
10 30 (4.01%) Graphic Designer
11 27 (3.60%) Junior
12 26 (3.47%) Visual Designer
12 26 (3.47%) JavaScript Developer
13 25 (3.34%) Digital Designer
14 21 (2.80%) Architect
15 19 (2.54%) Senior Developer
16 17 (2.27%) Senior Designer
16 17 (2.27%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 543 (72.50%) HTML
2 499 (66.62%) CSS
3 257 (34.31%) HTML5
4 244 (32.58%) jQuery
5 215 (28.70%) CSS3
6 75 (10.01%) Sass
7 72 (9.61%) Flash
8 71 (9.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 60 (8.01%) XML
9 60 (8.01%) Ajax
10 44 (5.87%) XHTML
11 40 (5.34%) .NET
11 40 (5.34%) LESS
12 35 (4.67%) AngularJS
13 32 (4.27%) Backbone.js
14 22 (2.94%) REST
15 21 (2.80%) JSP
16 19 (2.54%) ASP.NET
16 19 (2.54%) JSON
17 17 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 288 (38.45%) User Experience
2 75 (10.01%) Graphic Design
3 68 (9.08%) Mobile App
4 43 (5.74%) W3C
5 32 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (3.34%) E-Learning
7 21 (2.80%) Digital Media
8 17 (2.27%) Photography
8 17 (2.27%) Video Editing
9 15 (2.00%) Animation
10 13 (1.74%) Social Media
11 11 (1.47%) Management Information System
11 11 (1.47%) Computer Science
11 11 (1.47%) Visualisation
12 10 (1.34%) Copywriting
13 9 (1.20%) Learning Management System
14 8 (1.07%) Open Source
14 8 (1.07%) Mobile Banking
15 6 (0.80%) Social Network
15 6 (0.80%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 44 (5.87%) Android
2 42 (5.61%) Apple iOS
3 23 (3.07%) Windows
4 5 (0.67%) Windows Phone
5 4 (0.53%) Linux
6 3 (0.40%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.27%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.13%) UNIX
8 1 (0.13%) AIX
8 1 (0.13%) CentOS
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (16.96%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (14.02%) Web Design
3 99 (13.22%) E-Commerce
4 92 (12.28%) Responsive Web Design
5 86 (11.48%) Content Management
6 63 (8.41%) Web Development
7 61 (8.14%) Information Architecture
8 46 (6.14%) SEO
9 41 (5.47%) Analytics
10 39 (5.21%) OO
11 32 (4.27%) Scrum
12 30 (4.01%) Project Management
13 29 (3.87%) Usability Testing
14 27 (3.60%) MVC
14 27 (3.60%) Digital Marketing
15 25 (3.34%) Email Marketing
16 24 (3.20%) Workflow
17 22 (2.94%) UX Design
18 19 (2.54%) CRM
18 19 (2.54%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 351 (46.86%) JavaScript
2 89 (11.88%) PHP
3 41 (5.47%) SQL
4 38 (5.07%) Java
5 17 (2.27%) C#
6 12 (1.60%) PHP5
7 10 (1.34%) Objective-C
8 9 (1.20%) ActionScript
8 9 (1.20%) T-SQL
9 4 (0.53%) ActionScript 3.0
9 4 (0.53%) PHP4
9 4 (0.53%) C++
9 4 (0.53%) VBScript
10 3 (0.40%) VB
10 3 (0.40%) VBA
10 3 (0.40%) Python
10 3 (0.40%) ECMAScript
10 3 (0.40%) ActionScript 2.0
10 3 (0.40%) TypeScript
10 3 (0.40%) Dart
Qualifications
1 63 (8.41%) Degree
2 22 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.60%) HND
4 11 (1.47%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.40%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (1.87%) QA
2 7 (0.93%) WCAG
3 4 (0.53%) WAI
4 3 (0.40%) SLA
5 2 (0.27%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.27%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.13%) XenServer
1 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
1 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.27%) cPanel
Vendors
1 325 (43.39%) Adobe
2 61 (8.14%) Microsoft
3 36 (4.81%) Google
4 16 (2.14%) Apple
5 15 (2.00%) Facebook
5 15 (2.00%) EPiServer
6 13 (1.74%) Twitter
6 13 (1.74%) hybris
7 9 (1.20%) Sitecore
8 8 (1.07%) Oracle
9 5 (0.67%) VMware
9 5 (0.67%) FatWire
10 3 (0.40%) ATG
10 3 (0.40%) DoubleClick
10 3 (0.40%) Quark
10 3 (0.40%) SAP
10 3 (0.40%) Zend
10 3 (0.40%) Demandware
11 2 (0.27%) Venda
11 2 (0.27%) Aprimo
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