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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 290 209 196
Rank change year-on-year
-81 -13
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 372 518 499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.72% 1.05% 1.07%
As % of the Applications category 5.98% 7.93% 8.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 325 266
Average daily rate
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£300 £310 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £175 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 38 23
Average hourly rate £23.50 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.68% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £16.63 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.85 £32.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.13 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-37.22% +12.50%
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
6220 6529 6036
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.03% 13.22% 12.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3691 3635 3306
Average daily rate £350 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £160 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 608 701 612
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.47 £10.50 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.90 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-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 29 July 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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -34 190 £338 +3.84% 91
South East -23 89 £250 -20.00% 32
West Midlands -1 26 £275 +5.76% 14
North West -34 21 £323 +4.03% 19
East of England -3 12 £200 -20.00% 10
South West -19 12 £400 +33.33% 10
Yorkshire -48 12 £313 +38.88% 9
North East - 9 £375 - 2
East Midlands -25 6 £238 +5.55% 9
Photoshop
UK

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 515 (67.94%) HTML
2 482 (63.59%) CSS
3 382 (50.40%) Adobe Illustrator
4 367 (48.42%) JavaScript
5 306 (40.37%) Adobe
6 296 (39.05%) User Experience
7 249 (32.85%) HTML5
8 234 (30.87%) CSS3
9 231 (30.47%) jQuery
10 147 (19.39%) Web Design
11 144 (19.00%) Agile Software Development
12 143 (18.87%) Marketing
13 107 (14.12%) E-Commerce
14 98 (12.93%) Responsive Web Design
15 93 (12.27%) CMS
16 90 (11.87%) Flash
17 88 (11.61%) PHP
18 86 (11.35%) Content Management
19 83 (10.95%) Sass
20 80 (10.55%) Axure RP
21 79 (10.42%) Ajax
22 76 (10.03%) Information Architecture
22 76 (10.03%) Graphic Design
23 72 (9.50%) Retail
23 72 (9.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 70 (9.23%) Git (software)
25 69 (9.10%) Degree
25 69 (9.10%) Dreamweaver
26 67 (8.84%) Web Development
27 64 (8.44%) InDesign

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 93 (12.27%) CMS
2 36 (4.75%) WordPress
3 35 (4.62%) Node.js
4 25 (3.30%) Umbraco
5 20 (2.64%) Drupal
6 14 (1.85%) Apache
6 14 (1.85%) SharePoint
7 12 (1.58%) WebSphere
7 12 (1.58%) Apache Solr
8 11 (1.45%) IIS
8 11 (1.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 9 (1.19%) Confluence
10 6 (0.79%) Moodle
10 6 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (0.66%) Immediacy CMS
12 4 (0.53%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.40%) Joomla!
13 3 (0.40%) Kentico
14 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 382 (50.40%) Adobe Illustrator
2 64 (8.44%) InDesign
3 61 (8.05%) Fireworks
4 55 (7.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 42 (5.54%) MS Visio
6 40 (5.28%) OmniGraffle
7 28 (3.69%) MS Excel
8 25 (3.30%) MS Office
8 25 (3.30%) Adobe After Effects
9 19 (2.51%) Acrobat
10 18 (2.37%) MS PowerPoint
11 11 (1.45%) GIMP
12 9 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
12 9 (1.19%) 3ds Max
13 6 (0.79%) CINEMA 4D
13 6 (0.79%) Vectorworks
14 5 (0.66%) Maya
14 5 (0.66%) Adobe Premiere
15 3 (0.40%) Adobe Captivate
15 3 (0.40%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 14 (1.85%) Magento
2 7 (0.92%) Tridion
2 7 (0.92%) WebTrends
3 4 (0.53%) Summit
3 4 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.13%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.30%) Adobe Analytics
2 21 (2.77%) Google Analytics
3 11 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.45%) GitHub
4 3 (0.40%) PaaS
4 3 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.26%) SaaS
5 2 (0.26%) Responsys
6 1 (0.13%) eCircle
6 1 (0.13%) Heroku
6 1 (0.13%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.77%) Internet
2 10 (1.32%) HTTP
2 10 (1.32%) Intranet
3 4 (0.53%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.40%) FTP
4 3 (0.40%) SSL
4 3 (0.40%) WebEx
4 3 (0.40%) Wireless
5 2 (0.26%) WEP
5 2 (0.26%) SSH
5 2 (0.26%) DNS
6 1 (0.13%) Firewall
6 1 (0.13%) DHCP
6 1 (0.13%) VPN
6 1 (0.13%) SWIFTNet
6 1 (0.13%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (6.07%) MySQL
2 12 (1.58%) SQL Server
3 8 (1.06%) Relational Database
4 4 (0.53%) Hadoop
4 4 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.26%) Spotfire
6 2 (0.26%) QlikView
6 2 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (0.26%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.13%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.13%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.13%) Big Data
7 1 (0.13%) DB2
Development Applications
1 80 (10.55%) Axure RP
2 70 (9.23%) Git (software)
3 69 (9.10%) Dreamweaver
4 39 (5.15%) Subversion
5 38 (5.01%) Grunt
6 33 (4.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 22 (2.90%) gulp
7 22 (2.90%) JIRA
8 17 (2.24%) Visual Studio
9 14 (1.85%) Bower
10 12 (1.58%) Sublime Text
11 9 (1.19%) IntelliJ
12 7 (0.92%) Mercurial
12 7 (0.92%) WebStorm
13 6 (0.79%) Microsoft Blend
14 5 (0.66%) Eclipse
14 5 (0.66%) PhantomJS
14 5 (0.66%) Jasmine
15 4 (0.53%) Bitbucket
15 4 (0.53%) Xcode
General
1 143 (18.87%) Marketing
2 72 (9.50%) Retail
3 59 (7.78%) Finance
4 39 (5.15%) Advertising
5 36 (4.75%) Telecoms
6 33 (4.35%) Games
7 27 (3.56%) Banking
8 19 (2.51%) Multimedia
9 16 (2.11%) Legal
9 16 (2.11%) Interactive Media
10 14 (1.85%) Publishing
11 10 (1.32%) Electronics
12 7 (0.92%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.79%) Automotive
13 6 (0.79%) Law
14 5 (0.66%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.66%) Local Government
15 4 (0.53%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.40%) French Language
16 3 (0.40%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 323 (42.61%) Designer
2 320 (42.22%) Developer
3 132 (17.41%) Front-End Developer
4 115 (15.17%) Web Developer
5 86 (11.35%) UX Designer
6 84 (11.08%) UI Designer
7 77 (10.16%) Web Designer
8 48 (6.33%) UI Developer
8 48 (6.33%) UI Programmer
9 47 (6.20%) UI/UX Designer
10 38 (5.01%) Front-End Web Developer
11 34 (4.49%) Photoshop Designer
12 28 (3.69%) Graphic Designer
12 28 (3.69%) Senior Designer
13 27 (3.56%) Junior
14 20 (2.64%) JavaScript Developer
14 20 (2.64%) Digital Designer
15 19 (2.51%) Visual Designer
15 19 (2.51%) Senior Developer
16 15 (1.98%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 515 (67.94%) HTML
2 482 (63.59%) CSS
3 249 (32.85%) HTML5
4 234 (30.87%) CSS3
5 231 (30.47%) jQuery
6 90 (11.87%) Flash
7 83 (10.95%) Sass
8 79 (10.42%) Ajax
9 72 (9.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 57 (7.52%) AngularJS
11 56 (7.39%) XHTML
12 50 (6.60%) XML
13 37 (4.88%) LESS
14 35 (4.62%) .NET
15 31 (4.09%) Backbone.js
16 30 (3.96%) JSON
17 26 (3.43%) REST
18 22 (2.90%) ASP.NET
19 21 (2.77%) JSP
20 15 (1.98%) MooTools
Miscellaneous
1 296 (39.05%) User Experience
2 76 (10.03%) Graphic Design
3 60 (7.92%) Mobile App
4 51 (6.73%) W3C
5 46 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (4.22%) Social Media
7 20 (2.64%) Digital Media
7 20 (2.64%) Animation
8 18 (2.37%) Copywriting
9 15 (1.98%) Photography
10 13 (1.72%) Management Information System
10 13 (1.72%) Visualisation
11 12 (1.58%) Computer Science
11 12 (1.58%) Video Editing
11 12 (1.58%) E-Learning
12 7 (0.92%) N-Tier
13 6 (0.79%) Online Games
13 6 (0.79%) Blog
14 5 (0.66%) Social Network
14 5 (0.66%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 23 (3.03%) Apple iOS
2 22 (2.90%) Windows
3 20 (2.64%) Android
4 13 (1.72%) Linux
5 5 (0.66%) Windows Phone
6 4 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.53%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.40%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.40%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.26%) UNIX
9 1 (0.13%) AIX
9 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (19.39%) Web Design
2 144 (19.00%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (14.12%) E-Commerce
4 98 (12.93%) Responsive Web Design
5 86 (11.35%) Content Management
6 76 (10.03%) Information Architecture
7 67 (8.84%) Web Development
8 61 (8.05%) Analytics
9 57 (7.52%) SEO
10 40 (5.28%) MVC
11 38 (5.01%) Digital Marketing
12 37 (4.88%) Project Management
13 35 (4.62%) OO
14 33 (4.35%) Scrum
15 28 (3.69%) Web Accessibility
16 25 (3.30%) CRM
17 22 (2.90%) Usability Testing
18 20 (2.64%) Email Marketing
18 20 (2.64%) Workflow
19 17 (2.24%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 367 (48.42%) JavaScript
2 88 (11.61%) PHP
3 43 (5.67%) Java
4 41 (5.41%) SQL
5 18 (2.37%) C#
6 15 (1.98%) ActionScript
7 13 (1.72%) Objective-C
8 12 (1.58%) PHP5
9 8 (1.06%) ActionScript 3.0
9 8 (1.06%) TypeScript
9 8 (1.06%) ECMAScript
10 7 (0.92%) VB
10 7 (0.92%) T-SQL
10 7 (0.92%) Dart
11 6 (0.79%) XAML
12 5 (0.66%) Python
13 4 (0.53%) PHP4
14 3 (0.40%) C++
15 2 (0.26%) VBScript
15 2 (0.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 69 (9.10%) Degree
2 28 (3.69%) Security Cleared
3 13 (1.72%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.79%) HND
5 3 (0.40%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.13%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.32%) WCAG
1 10 (1.32%) QA
2 3 (0.40%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.40%) SLA
2 3 (0.40%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.13%) WAI
System Software
1 5 (0.66%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.40%) XenServer
2 3 (0.40%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.40%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 306 (40.37%) Adobe
2 52 (6.86%) Microsoft
3 40 (5.28%) Google
4 21 (2.77%) hybris
4 21 (2.77%) Facebook
5 17 (2.24%) Twitter
6 14 (1.85%) Macromedia
7 13 (1.72%) EPiServer
8 9 (1.19%) Apple
9 8 (1.06%) Sitecore
10 7 (0.92%) DoubleClick
11 6 (0.79%) ATG
11 6 (0.79%) IBM
11 6 (0.79%) Demandware
12 5 (0.66%) Sencha
12 5 (0.66%) Oracle
12 5 (0.66%) SAP
13 4 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.53%) VMware
14 3 (0.40%) Autodesk
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