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 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 194 196 224
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +28
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 561 509 461
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.10% 1.04% 0.87%
As % of the Applications category 8.42% 8.22% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 286 272
Average daily rate
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£313 £288 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+24.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 13 10
Average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £9.50 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.55 £22.50 £44.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -30.00%
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
6664 6193 6961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.04% 12.68% 13.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3767 3417 3673
Average daily rate £343 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.48% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £150 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £501 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 671 612 723
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £16.14
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -5.51%

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014. 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 +6 256 £325 +8.33% 105
South East +7 113 £313 +42.04% 33
South West -17 40 £350 +55.55% 16
East of England -20 40 £333 +15.65% 12
Yorkshire +23 30 £160 -39.04% 19
North West -28 27 £310 +24.00% 18
East Midlands +18 26 £269 +13.15% 11
West Midlands -13 23 £215 -28.33% 7
North East -18 2 £400 - 6
Photoshop
UK

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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.

1 738 (71.65%) HTML
2 672 (65.24%) CSS
3 598 (58.06%) Adobe Illustrator
4 459 (44.56%) Adobe
5 440 (42.72%) JavaScript
6 332 (32.23%) HTML5
7 288 (27.96%) jQuery
8 276 (26.80%) CSS3
9 166 (16.12%) Marketing
10 161 (15.63%) Flash
11 144 (13.98%) Responsive Web Design
12 128 (12.43%) Dreamweaver
13 121 (11.75%) Web Design
14 113 (10.97%) Agile Software Development
14 113 (10.97%) InDesign
15 111 (10.78%) CMS
16 109 (10.58%) Axure RP
17 105 (10.19%) Fireworks
17 105 (10.19%) XHTML
18 103 (10.00%) E-Commerce
18 103 (10.00%) Finance
19 97 (9.42%) Android
20 90 (8.74%) Web Development
21 89 (8.64%) Degree
21 89 (8.64%) Mobile App
22 86 (8.35%) PHP
23 84 (8.16%) Ajax
24 80 (7.77%) Content Management
24 80 (7.77%) XML
25 75 (7.28%) Graphic Design

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 (10.78%) CMS
2 45 (4.37%) SharePoint
3 32 (3.11%) WordPress
4 27 (2.62%) Node.js
5 19 (1.84%) Sitecore CMS
6 18 (1.75%) IIS
7 15 (1.46%) Apache
7 15 (1.46%) Umbraco
8 13 (1.26%) Drupal
9 11 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (0.97%) Moodle
11 6 (0.58%) Joomla!
12 5 (0.49%) Apache Solr
13 4 (0.39%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.29%) Lync
14 3 (0.29%) Sitefinity
15 2 (0.19%) Confluence
15 2 (0.19%) Adobe CQ
15 2 (0.19%) TeamSite
15 2 (0.19%) GlassFish
Applications
1 598 (58.06%) Adobe Illustrator
2 113 (10.97%) InDesign
3 105 (10.19%) Fireworks
4 63 (6.12%) Adobe After Effects
5 57 (5.53%) OmniGraffle
6 46 (4.47%) MS Office
7 45 (4.37%) MS PowerPoint
8 36 (3.50%) MS Excel
9 21 (2.04%) Acrobat
10 13 (1.26%) Adobe Captivate
11 12 (1.17%) MS Visio
11 12 (1.17%) MS Project
12 7 (0.68%) CINEMA 4D
13 6 (0.58%) Adobe Premiere
14 5 (0.49%) Maya
14 5 (0.49%) GIMP
15 4 (0.39%) AutoCAD
16 3 (0.29%) 3ds Max
16 3 (0.29%) CorelDRAW
17 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (1.84%) Google Analytics
2 11 (1.07%) Magento
3 6 (0.58%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.29%) SiteCatalyst
4 3 (0.29%) Shopify
5 2 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.097%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.097%) Summit
6 1 (0.097%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.17%) GitHub
2 10 (0.97%) Amazon S3
2 10 (0.97%) Heroku
3 2 (0.19%) Pure360
3 2 (0.19%) SaaS
4 1 (0.097%) Office 365
4 1 (0.097%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.097%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (3.69%) Intranet
2 36 (3.50%) Internet
3 10 (0.97%) SSH
4 9 (0.87%) FTP
5 5 (0.49%) HTTP
6 4 (0.39%) Extranet
7 2 (0.19%) LAN
7 2 (0.19%) WAN
7 2 (0.19%) DNS
8 1 (0.097%) SSL
8 1 (0.097%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.097%) VPN
8 1 (0.097%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (5.15%) MySQL
2 42 (4.08%) SQL Server
3 11 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (0.97%) MongoDB
5 4 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.29%) MS Access
6 3 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.19%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.097%) Big Data
8 1 (0.097%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.097%) SQLite
8 1 (0.097%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 128 (12.43%) Dreamweaver
2 109 (10.58%) Axure RP
3 51 (4.95%) Subversion
4 46 (4.47%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 43 (4.17%) Git (software)
6 30 (2.91%) Visual Studio
7 16 (1.55%) Cucumber
7 16 (1.55%) Sublime Text
8 13 (1.26%) Eclipse
9 11 (1.07%) NUnit
9 11 (1.07%) JIRA
9 11 (1.07%) Microsoft Blend
10 10 (0.97%) RSpec
10 10 (0.97%) Karma Test Runner
11 9 (0.87%) Mercurial
12 6 (0.58%) Grunt
13 5 (0.49%) Capybara
13 5 (0.49%) Flex Builder
13 5 (0.49%) IntelliJ
14 4 (0.39%) Firebug
General
1 166 (16.12%) Marketing
2 103 (10.00%) Finance
3 73 (7.09%) Retail
4 59 (5.73%) Publishing
4 59 (5.73%) Banking
5 46 (4.47%) Advertising
6 28 (2.72%) Legal
7 27 (2.62%) Games
8 15 (1.46%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.36%) Retail Banking
10 13 (1.26%) Multimedia
10 13 (1.26%) Investment Banking
11 12 (1.17%) Telecoms
12 9 (0.87%) Interactive Media
13 8 (0.78%) French Language
14 6 (0.58%) Automotive
15 5 (0.49%) Law
15 5 (0.49%) German Language
15 5 (0.49%) Spanish Language
16 4 (0.39%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 494 (47.96%) Designer
2 418 (40.58%) Developer
3 177 (17.18%) Front-End Developer
4 120 (11.65%) Web Designer
5 112 (10.87%) Web Developer
6 103 (10.00%) User Experience Designer
7 86 (8.35%) UI Designer
8 69 (6.70%) Digital Designer
9 60 (5.83%) UI Developer
10 59 (5.73%) Graphic Designer
11 58 (5.63%) Visual Designer
12 54 (5.24%) UI Programmer
13 49 (4.76%) Photoshop Designer
14 40 (3.88%) Front-End Web Developer
15 35 (3.40%) Senior Designer
16 24 (2.33%) Junior
17 23 (2.23%) Web Manager
18 22 (2.14%) JavaScript Developer
19 18 (1.75%) Senior Developer
20 17 (1.65%) Senior User Experience Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 738 (71.65%) HTML
2 672 (65.24%) CSS
3 332 (32.23%) HTML5
4 288 (27.96%) jQuery
5 276 (26.80%) CSS3
6 161 (15.63%) Flash
7 105 (10.19%) XHTML
8 84 (8.16%) Ajax
9 80 (7.77%) XML
10 68 (6.60%) AngularJS
11 61 (5.92%) .NET
12 56 (5.44%) JSON
13 55 (5.34%) Sass
14 50 (4.85%) ASP.NET
15 37 (3.59%) Backbone.js
16 36 (3.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 35 (3.40%) LESS
18 26 (2.52%) JSP
19 23 (2.23%) Web Services
20 21 (2.04%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 89 (8.64%) Mobile App
2 75 (7.28%) Graphic Design
3 72 (6.99%) Social Media
4 50 (4.85%) W3C
5 46 (4.47%) Animation
6 33 (3.20%) E-Learning
7 32 (3.11%) iPhone
8 20 (1.94%) Computer Science
9 17 (1.65%) Smartphone
10 16 (1.55%) Digital Media
11 15 (1.46%) iPad
11 15 (1.46%) Visualisation
11 15 (1.46%) SCORM
12 11 (1.07%) Copywriting
12 11 (1.07%) Wiki
12 11 (1.07%) Photography
13 10 (0.97%) Learning Management System
13 10 (0.97%) RIA
13 10 (0.97%) Open Source
14 8 (0.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 97 (9.42%) Android
2 71 (6.89%) Apple iOS
3 45 (4.37%) Windows
4 21 (2.04%) Windows Mobile
5 14 (1.36%) Linux
6 11 (1.07%) Mac OS
7 6 (0.58%) UNIX
8 5 (0.49%) Windows XP
9 4 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.29%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.19%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.19%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.097%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (13.98%) Responsive Web Design
2 121 (11.75%) Web Design
3 113 (10.97%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 90 (8.74%) Web Development
6 80 (7.77%) Content Management
7 68 (6.60%) SEO
8 54 (5.24%) MVC
9 50 (4.85%) OO
10 48 (4.66%) Stakeholder Management
11 47 (4.56%) Information Architecture
12 46 (4.47%) Scrum
13 44 (4.27%) Analytics
14 42 (4.08%) User Experience Design
14 42 (4.08%) TDD
15 41 (3.98%) Usability Testing
16 38 (3.69%) Web Accessibility
17 35 (3.40%) Project Management
18 25 (2.43%) Workflow
19 24 (2.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 440 (42.72%) JavaScript
2 86 (8.35%) PHP
3 54 (5.24%) Java
4 38 (3.69%) C#
5 31 (3.01%) ActionScript
6 21 (2.04%) ActionScript 3.0
7 20 (1.94%) SQL
8 19 (1.84%) Ruby
9 16 (1.55%) XAML
10 8 (0.78%) ActionScript 2.0
11 6 (0.58%) Lua
12 4 (0.39%) Objective-C
12 4 (0.39%) C++
13 3 (0.29%) C
13 3 (0.29%) Perl
13 3 (0.29%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.29%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.29%) Python
13 3 (0.29%) PHP5
14 2 (0.19%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 89 (8.64%) Degree
2 11 (1.07%) Security Cleared
3 6 (0.58%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.19%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.097%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.097%) ISEB
5 1 (0.097%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.097%) MCTS
5 1 (0.097%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (2.14%) QA
2 8 (0.78%) WCAG
3 2 (0.19%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.097%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.097%) WAI
4 1 (0.097%) Section 508
System Software
1 5 (0.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 459 (44.56%) Adobe
2 59 (5.73%) Microsoft
3 34 (3.30%) Google
4 23 (2.23%) Sitecore
5 20 (1.94%) Orchard
6 18 (1.75%) Twitter
7 17 (1.65%) Facebook
7 17 (1.65%) Apple
8 13 (1.26%) Oracle
9 9 (0.87%) EPiServer
10 7 (0.68%) ExactTarget
10 7 (0.68%) RedDot
11 6 (0.58%) Yahoo!
11 6 (0.58%) Ektron
11 6 (0.58%) Infragistics
12 5 (0.49%) Zend
13 4 (0.39%) Atlassian
13 4 (0.39%) hybris
13 4 (0.39%) SAP
13 4 (0.39%) JD Edwards
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