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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 291 279 224
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -55
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 340 361 442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.72% 0.77% 0.97%
As % of the Applications category 6.65% 6.45% 7.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 225 262
Average daily rate £325 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £313 £260
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +20.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 14
Average hourly rate £26.83 £22.18 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.99% +3.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £9.60 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £48.75 £29.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £28.10 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-4.50% +18.29%
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
5111 5594 6043
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.83% 11.88% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3034 3176 3253
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £150 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 485 565 587
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.38 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.20 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
London +56 212 £350 +7.69% 80
South East -25 47 £250 -16.80% 26
North West -16 21 £175 -36.36% 33
West Midlands -5 20 £320 -6.90% 30
East of England +11 18 £360 +30.90% 19
East Midlands -19 12 £294 -2.08% 12
South West -14 10 £250 -33.33% 12
North East -22 4 £325 -29.72% 1
Yorkshire -40 4 £375 +36.36% 22
Midlands +1 1 - -
Photoshop
UK

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 539 (65.57%) HTML
2 465 (56.57%) CSS
3 443 (53.89%) Adobe Illustrator
4 386 (46.96%) Adobe
5 381 (46.35%) User Experience
6 370 (45.01%) JavaScript
7 266 (32.36%) Agile Software Development
8 247 (30.05%) HTML5
9 234 (28.47%) jQuery
10 188 (22.87%) CSS3
11 167 (20.32%) Front End Development
12 131 (15.94%) Marketing
13 125 (15.21%) E-Commerce
14 122 (14.84%) Responsive Web Design
15 113 (13.75%) Sass
16 111 (13.50%) CMS
16 111 (13.50%) Axure RP
17 107 (13.02%) PHP
18 105 (12.77%) AngularJS
19 103 (12.53%) Finance
20 96 (11.68%) Web Design
21 89 (10.83%) Graphic Design
22 87 (10.58%) Git (software)
23 82 (9.98%) Degree
24 79 (9.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
25 76 (9.25%) UX Design
26 75 (9.12%) Dreamweaver
27 73 (8.88%) Microsoft
28 71 (8.64%) Banking
29 70 (8.52%) Twitter Bootstrap

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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
1 111 (13.50%) CMS
2 67 (8.15%) WordPress
3 53 (6.45%) Node.js
4 20 (2.43%) SharePoint
5 16 (1.95%) Apache
5 16 (1.95%) Drupal
6 15 (1.82%) Umbraco
7 14 (1.70%) Confluence
8 10 (1.22%) WebSphere
9 9 (1.09%) Moodle
9 9 (1.09%) nginx
10 8 (0.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 8 (0.97%) IIS
10 8 (0.97%) Joomla!
11 6 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.61%) Apache Solr
12 5 (0.61%) ExpressionEngine
13 4 (0.49%) ArcGIS
13 4 (0.49%) WebSphere Portal
14 3 (0.36%) Alfresco
Applications
1 443 (53.89%) Adobe Illustrator
2 79 (9.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 67 (8.15%) InDesign
4 56 (6.81%) MS Office
5 45 (5.47%) MS Excel
6 42 (5.11%) OmniGraffle
7 41 (4.99%) MS PowerPoint
8 38 (4.62%) Fireworks
9 30 (3.65%) Acrobat
9 30 (3.65%) Adobe After Effects
10 17 (2.07%) MS Visio
11 12 (1.46%) Adobe Captivate
12 8 (0.97%) SketchUp
13 7 (0.85%) 3ds Max
13 7 (0.85%) Adobe Premiere
14 6 (0.73%) AutoCAD
14 6 (0.73%) GIMP
14 6 (0.73%) MS Project
15 5 (0.61%) FrameMaker
15 5 (0.61%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 14 (1.70%) SDL Web 8
2 11 (1.34%) Magento
3 4 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.24%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.12%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 28 (3.41%) Google Analytics
2 24 (2.92%) GitHub
3 21 (2.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (1.46%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 9 (1.09%) Adobe Analytics
7 8 (0.97%) MailChimp
8 4 (0.49%) SaaS
9 2 (0.24%) Heroku
9 2 (0.24%) Pure360
10 1 (0.12%) Basecamp
10 1 (0.12%) Responsys
10 1 (0.12%) Trello
10 1 (0.12%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.55%) Internet
2 19 (2.31%) Intranet
3 11 (1.34%) HTTP
4 3 (0.36%) Firewall
4 3 (0.36%) FTP
4 3 (0.36%) Reverse Proxy
4 3 (0.36%) VPN
5 2 (0.24%) DVB
5 2 (0.24%) SSH
6 1 (0.12%) Skype
6 1 (0.12%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (4.26%) MySQL
2 9 (1.09%) MongoDB
3 8 (0.97%) SQL Server
4 6 (0.73%) NoSQL
4 6 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (0.73%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.49%) GIS
5 4 (0.49%) Oracle Database
5 4 (0.49%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (0.36%) MS Access
7 2 (0.24%) Redis
8 1 (0.12%) Big Data
8 1 (0.12%) DTS
8 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.12%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 111 (13.50%) Axure RP
2 87 (10.58%) Git (software)
3 75 (9.12%) Dreamweaver
4 54 (6.57%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 45 (5.47%) Grunt
6 38 (4.62%) Visual Studio
7 37 (4.50%) gulp
8 27 (3.28%) Subversion
9 25 (3.04%) WebStorm
10 21 (2.55%) JIRA
11 20 (2.43%) Jasmine
12 16 (1.95%) Selenium
13 15 (1.82%) Mercurial
14 14 (1.70%) IntelliJ
15 11 (1.34%) Cucumber
16 9 (1.09%) Jenkins
17 8 (0.97%) Bower
17 8 (0.97%) FogBugz
17 8 (0.97%) Vagrant
18 7 (0.85%) Mocha
General
1 131 (15.94%) Marketing
2 103 (12.53%) Finance
3 71 (8.64%) Banking
4 48 (5.84%) Investment Banking
5 41 (4.99%) Retail
6 37 (4.50%) Games
7 35 (4.26%) Telecoms
8 29 (3.53%) Back Office
9 21 (2.55%) Publishing
10 15 (1.82%) Electronics
10 15 (1.82%) Multimedia
11 14 (1.70%) Advertising
12 8 (0.97%) Retail Banking
13 7 (0.85%) Legal
13 7 (0.85%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.49%) Brand Awareness
14 4 (0.49%) Front Office
14 4 (0.49%) Local Government
15 3 (0.36%) Automotive
15 3 (0.36%) Law
Job Titles
1 358 (43.55%) Designer
2 329 (40.02%) Developer
3 161 (19.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 143 (17.40%) UX Designer
5 100 (12.17%) Web Developer
6 92 (11.19%) UI Designer
7 74 (9.00%) HTML Developer
8 71 (8.64%) JavaScript Developer
9 65 (7.91%) Web Designer
10 58 (7.06%) HTML CSS Developer
11 55 (6.69%) Photoshop Designer
12 54 (6.57%) UI Developer
13 52 (6.33%) Digital Designer
14 51 (6.20%) Visual Designer
15 46 (5.60%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 40 (4.87%) UI/UX Designer
17 29 (3.53%) Architect
18 28 (3.41%) Graphic Designer
19 27 (3.28%) Senior Developer
19 27 (3.28%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 539 (65.57%) HTML
2 465 (56.57%) CSS
3 247 (30.05%) HTML5
4 234 (28.47%) jQuery
5 188 (22.87%) CSS3
6 113 (13.75%) Sass
7 105 (12.77%) AngularJS
8 70 (8.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 63 (7.66%) XML
10 61 (7.42%) Flash
11 56 (6.81%) LESS
12 54 (6.57%) Ajax
13 50 (6.08%) .NET
14 42 (5.11%) ASP.NET
15 34 (4.14%) JSON
16 27 (3.28%) Web Services
17 24 (2.92%) React
17 24 (2.92%) REST
18 21 (2.55%) RESTful
19 20 (2.43%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 381 (46.35%) User Experience
2 89 (10.83%) Graphic Design
3 64 (7.79%) Mobile App
4 39 (4.74%) Social Media
5 29 (3.53%) Fixed Income
6 28 (3.41%) Photography
7 27 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
8 26 (3.16%) Animation
8 26 (3.16%) Visualisation
9 24 (2.92%) Digital Media
10 23 (2.80%) Computer Science
11 21 (2.55%) Psychology
12 18 (2.19%) e-Learning
13 15 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 11 (1.34%) Blog
14 11 (1.34%) Management Information System
15 9 (1.09%) Learning Management System
16 8 (0.97%) Augmented Reality
16 8 (0.97%) Online Games
16 8 (0.97%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 26 (3.16%) Android
2 25 (3.04%) Apple iOS
3 18 (2.19%) Linux
3 18 (2.19%) Windows
4 5 (0.61%) CentOS
5 4 (0.49%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.36%) Unix
7 2 (0.24%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (32.36%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (20.32%) Front End Development
3 125 (15.21%) E-Commerce
4 122 (14.84%) Responsive Web Design
5 96 (11.68%) Web Design
6 76 (9.25%) UX Design
7 68 (8.27%) Project Management
8 61 (7.42%) Web Development
9 58 (7.06%) Typography
10 57 (6.93%) Scrum
11 56 (6.81%) MVC
12 49 (5.96%) Workflow
13 45 (5.47%) Information Architecture
14 44 (5.35%) Usability Testing
15 42 (5.11%) Analytics
16 39 (4.74%) Content Management
17 35 (4.26%) SEO
18 27 (3.28%) Digital Marketing
19 26 (3.16%) OO
19 26 (3.16%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 370 (45.01%) JavaScript
2 107 (13.02%) PHP
3 59 (7.18%) Java
4 42 (5.11%) SQL
5 32 (3.89%) ActionScript
6 26 (3.16%) C#
7 20 (2.43%) ActionScript 3.0
8 16 (1.95%) XAML
9 15 (1.82%) ECMAScript
10 14 (1.70%) Dart
10 14 (1.70%) TypeScript
11 13 (1.58%) C
12 9 (1.09%) Python
12 9 (1.09%) VB
13 8 (0.97%) ES6
13 8 (0.97%) Ruby
13 8 (0.97%) Shell Script
14 7 (0.85%) ActionScript 2.0
15 6 (0.73%) Apple Swift
16 5 (0.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 82 (9.98%) Degree
2 14 (1.70%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (0.49%) DV Cleared
3 4 (0.49%) ISTQB
3 4 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.24%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.12%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.12%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.55%) QA
2 6 (0.73%) WCAG
3 4 (0.49%) WAI
4 3 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (0.61%) Docker
2 4 (0.49%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.36%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (0.36%) Ansible
1 3 (0.36%) Kibana
1 3 (0.36%) logstash
1 3 (0.36%) Rundeck
1 3 (0.36%) Salt
1 3 (0.36%) ZABBIX
2 2 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.24%) Puppet
Vendors
1 386 (46.96%) Adobe
2 73 (8.88%) Microsoft
3 28 (3.41%) Google
4 21 (2.55%) Twitter
5 11 (1.34%) Zend
6 7 (0.85%) Facebook
6 7 (0.85%) hybris
6 7 (0.85%) Oracle
6 7 (0.85%) Sitecore
7 6 (0.73%) Atlassian
7 6 (0.73%) ClickTale
7 6 (0.73%) EPiServer
7 6 (0.73%) IBM
8 5 (0.61%) Quark
8 5 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.49%) Apple
9 4 (0.49%) ESRI
9 4 (0.49%) Fujitsu
9 4 (0.49%) Sophos
9 4 (0.49%) VMware
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Preferred Choice
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Posted: 7 hours ago
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Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
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Rate: negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: MARKET RATE
Posted: Yesterday
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Venn Group
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £351 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: From £300 to £400 per annum Dependent upon experience
Posted: 6 days ago
East Midlands
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £15 - £20 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Market related
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Worcestershire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £250.00 - £325.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £100 - £125 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Spectrum IT
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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