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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 299 203 196
Rank change year-on-year
-96 -7
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 304 465 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.66% 1.03% 0.97%
As % of the Applications category 5.50% 7.71% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 273 216
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£325 £316 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.76% +17.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £150 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £458 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £263
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 23
Average hourly rate £28.69 £21.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.44% +16.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £11.40 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £29.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £21.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+31.90% +8.75%
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
5530 6034 5396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.96% 13.43% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3105 3196 2806
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £140 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £308 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.69% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 523 556 648
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £16.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.50 £36.50
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 6 March 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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -81 137 £338 +3.84% 83
South East -32 73 £270 -10.81% 29
Yorkshire +12 30 £275 -8.33% 16
North West -20 17 £275 +57.14% 29
East Midlands +10 15 £385 +40.00% 7
West Midlands -3 14 £363 +31.81% 8
East of England -9 10 £350 +37.25% 14
South West -16 10 £350 +55.55% 6
Midlands - 1 - -
North East - 1 - - 6
Photoshop
UK

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 524 (70.05%) HTML
2 478 (63.90%) CSS
3 380 (50.80%) Adobe Illustrator
4 318 (42.51%) JavaScript
5 314 (41.98%) User Experience
6 295 (39.44%) Adobe
7 231 (30.88%) HTML5
8 225 (30.08%) jQuery
9 186 (24.87%) CSS3
10 136 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
11 109 (14.57%) Axure RP
12 102 (13.64%) Marketing
13 101 (13.50%) Dreamweaver
14 95 (12.70%) Finance
15 94 (12.57%) Web Design
16 88 (11.76%) CMS
17 85 (11.36%) Graphic Design
18 78 (10.43%) Mobile App
19 77 (10.29%) InDesign
20 76 (10.16%) E-Commerce
20 76 (10.16%) Responsive Web Design
21 71 (9.49%) Content Management
22 67 (8.96%) PHP
22 67 (8.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
23 66 (8.82%) Ajax
24 65 (8.69%) Apple iOS
25 64 (8.56%) Sass
25 64 (8.56%) Android
25 64 (8.56%) Fireworks
26 61 (8.16%) Flash

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 88 (11.76%) CMS
2 37 (4.95%) WordPress
3 29 (3.88%) Drupal
4 22 (2.94%) SharePoint
5 18 (2.41%) Node.js
6 14 (1.87%) Adobe CQ
7 9 (1.20%) Umbraco
8 7 (0.94%) Apache
9 6 (0.80%) Confluence
9 6 (0.80%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.67%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.67%) Joomla!
11 4 (0.53%) Moodle
11 4 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.40%) Kentico
12 3 (0.40%) Alfresco
12 3 (0.40%) TeamSite
13 2 (0.27%) nginx
13 2 (0.27%) IIS
Applications
1 380 (50.80%) Adobe Illustrator
2 77 (10.29%) InDesign
3 67 (8.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 64 (8.56%) Fireworks
5 42 (5.61%) Acrobat
6 38 (5.08%) MS Visio
7 37 (4.95%) MS Office
8 31 (4.14%) OmniGraffle
9 29 (3.88%) Adobe After Effects
10 28 (3.74%) MS Excel
11 19 (2.54%) MS PowerPoint
12 16 (2.14%) Adobe Captivate
13 8 (1.07%) GIMP
14 7 (0.94%) Maya
15 6 (0.80%) ImageReady
15 6 (0.80%) Adobe Premiere
15 6 (0.80%) CINEMA 4D
16 4 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
16 4 (0.53%) MicroStation
16 4 (0.53%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 7 (0.94%) Google Analytics
2 6 (0.80%) WebTrends
3 5 (0.67%) Magento
4 3 (0.40%) SiteCatalyst
5 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.13%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.53%) SaaS
3 3 (0.40%) PaaS
4 2 (0.27%) Office 365
4 2 (0.27%) GitHub
4 2 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.13%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.34%) Intranet
2 8 (1.07%) Internet
2 8 (1.07%) FTP
3 3 (0.40%) Broadband
4 2 (0.27%) HTTP
4 2 (0.27%) DNS
5 1 (0.13%) DHCP
5 1 (0.13%) SSH
5 1 (0.13%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (4.55%) MySQL
2 16 (2.14%) SQL Server
3 8 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 109 (14.57%) Axure RP
2 101 (13.50%) Dreamweaver
3 43 (5.75%) Git (software)
4 32 (4.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 28 (3.74%) Subversion
6 14 (1.87%) Grunt
7 11 (1.47%) Visual Studio
7 11 (1.47%) JIRA
8 9 (1.20%) Eclipse
8 9 (1.20%) Bower
9 7 (0.94%) NetBeans
10 6 (0.80%) Sublime Text
11 5 (0.67%) Xcode
11 5 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (0.53%) Microsoft Blend
12 4 (0.53%) Jasmine
13 3 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 3 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
14 2 (0.27%) Selenium
14 2 (0.27%) Bitbucket
General
1 102 (13.64%) Marketing
2 95 (12.70%) Finance
3 59 (7.89%) Retail
4 58 (7.75%) Banking
5 26 (3.48%) Publishing
6 23 (3.07%) Telecoms
7 21 (2.81%) Games
8 16 (2.14%) Legal
9 13 (1.74%) Advertising
10 12 (1.60%) Multimedia
11 10 (1.34%) Law
11 10 (1.34%) Interactive Media
12 5 (0.67%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.67%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.53%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.53%) Electronics
13 4 (0.53%) German Language
14 3 (0.40%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.13%) Back Office
15 1 (0.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 381 (50.94%) Designer
2 283 (37.83%) Developer
3 118 (15.78%) Front-End Developer
4 99 (13.24%) UX Designer
5 89 (11.90%) Web Designer
6 87 (11.63%) UI Designer
7 77 (10.29%) Web Developer
8 43 (5.75%) Visual Designer
9 35 (4.68%) Graphic Designer
10 33 (4.41%) Photoshop Designer
11 31 (4.14%) UI Programmer
11 31 (4.14%) UI Developer
12 30 (4.01%) Architect
13 27 (3.61%) Digital Designer
14 26 (3.48%) User Experience Architect
14 26 (3.48%) JavaScript Developer
15 22 (2.94%) Senior Designer
16 20 (2.67%) Front-End Web Developer
16 20 (2.67%) Consultant
17 17 (2.27%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 524 (70.05%) HTML
2 478 (63.90%) CSS
3 231 (30.88%) HTML5
4 225 (30.08%) jQuery
5 186 (24.87%) CSS3
6 66 (8.82%) Ajax
7 64 (8.56%) Sass
8 61 (8.16%) Flash
9 59 (7.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 55 (7.35%) XML
11 39 (5.21%) XHTML
11 39 (5.21%) LESS
12 35 (4.68%) AngularJS
13 34 (4.55%) .NET
14 33 (4.41%) Backbone.js
15 28 (3.74%) REST
16 25 (3.34%) JSON
17 23 (3.07%) JSP
18 18 (2.41%) MooTools
19 15 (2.01%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 314 (41.98%) User Experience
2 85 (11.36%) Graphic Design
3 78 (10.43%) Mobile App
4 39 (5.21%) W3C
5 31 (4.14%) Digital Media
6 30 (4.01%) E-Learning
7 25 (3.34%) Social Media
8 23 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
9 20 (2.67%) Video Editing
10 16 (2.14%) Animation
11 15 (2.01%) Visualisation
12 13 (1.74%) Learning Management System
12 13 (1.74%) Photography
13 11 (1.47%) Computer Science
14 9 (1.20%) Mobile Banking
15 8 (1.07%) Mobile Payment
15 8 (1.07%) iPad
15 8 (1.07%) Open Source
15 8 (1.07%) iPhone
15 8 (1.07%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 65 (8.69%) Apple iOS
2 64 (8.56%) Android
3 23 (3.07%) Windows
4 6 (0.80%) Windows Phone
5 2 (0.27%) Linux
5 2 (0.27%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.27%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone 7
6 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.13%) CentOS
6 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (12.57%) Web Design
3 76 (10.16%) E-Commerce
3 76 (10.16%) Responsive Web Design
4 71 (9.49%) Content Management
5 60 (8.02%) Web Development
6 52 (6.95%) Information Architecture
7 40 (5.35%) OO
8 34 (4.55%) Scrum
9 29 (3.88%) Project Management
10 25 (3.34%) SEO
10 25 (3.34%) UX Design
11 23 (3.07%) Usability Testing
12 22 (2.94%) Analytics
13 21 (2.81%) Workflow
14 19 (2.54%) Mobile Application Development
15 17 (2.27%) Email Marketing
16 15 (2.01%) Digital Marketing
17 14 (1.87%) Web Accessibility
17 14 (1.87%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 318 (42.51%) JavaScript
2 67 (8.96%) PHP
3 30 (4.01%) Java
4 28 (3.74%) SQL
5 14 (1.87%) C#
6 12 (1.60%) ActionScript
7 9 (1.20%) ActionScript 3.0
8 8 (1.07%) Objective-C
9 7 (0.94%) ActionScript 2.0
10 6 (0.80%) PHP5
10 6 (0.80%) VBScript
11 5 (0.67%) Python
11 5 (0.67%) C++
11 5 (0.67%) C
12 4 (0.53%) Lua
13 3 (0.40%) XAML
13 3 (0.40%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.13%) VB
14 1 (0.13%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 58 (7.75%) Degree
2 10 (1.34%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.07%) VCP4
4 7 (0.94%) HND
5 5 (0.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.01%) QA
2 5 (0.67%) WAI
3 4 (0.53%) WCAG
4 3 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.13%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.27%) cPanel
2 1 (0.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 295 (39.44%) Adobe
2 55 (7.35%) Microsoft
3 21 (2.81%) Google
4 20 (2.67%) Apple
5 13 (1.74%) Facebook
6 11 (1.47%) Twitter
7 7 (0.94%) hybris
8 5 (0.67%) EPiServer
8 5 (0.67%) Sitecore
8 5 (0.67%) Quark
8 5 (0.67%) VMware
9 4 (0.53%) FatWire
10 3 (0.40%) SolidWorks
10 3 (0.40%) Interwoven
10 3 (0.40%) Oracle
10 3 (0.40%) Venda
10 3 (0.40%) Sencha
11 2 (0.27%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.27%) Aprimo
11 2 (0.27%) Zend
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