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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 227 201 219
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +18
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 482 477 433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.92% 1.02% 0.92%
As % of the Applications category 7.02% 7.98% 7.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 295 227
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£350 £300 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £448 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £243
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +13.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 17
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% +46.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £14.80 £9.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £30.73 £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £17.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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
6864 5977 5780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.16% 12.77% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3916 3311 2918
Average daily rate £338 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £140 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 703 589 689
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £27.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -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 20 November 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 20 November 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 20 November 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 -29 231 £350 +7.69% 76
South East -15 85 £350 +30.84% 31
East of England -1 37 £350 +21.73% 4
Yorkshire +7 33 £350 +12.00% 18
South West -7 31 £350 +11.11% 10
East Midlands +13 22 £250 +66.66% 5
North West -14 21 £325 +13.04% 29
West Midlands -11 18 £315 +14.54% 10
North East - 11 £450 - 6
Photoshop
UK

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 720 (71.01%) HTML
2 658 (64.89%) CSS
3 548 (54.04%) Adobe Illustrator
4 434 (42.80%) JavaScript
5 432 (42.60%) Adobe
6 411 (40.53%) User Experience
7 323 (31.85%) HTML5
8 283 (27.91%) jQuery
9 259 (25.54%) CSS3
10 211 (20.81%) Agile Software Development
11 154 (15.19%) Dreamweaver
12 152 (14.99%) Marketing
13 138 (13.61%) Axure RP
14 133 (13.12%) Flash
15 125 (12.33%) Web Design
16 117 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
17 111 (10.95%) CMS
17 111 (10.95%) E-Commerce
18 107 (10.55%) Finance
19 103 (10.16%) Ajax
20 100 (9.86%) Graphic Design
21 96 (9.47%) XHTML
22 91 (8.97%) Web Development
23 89 (8.78%) Degree
23 89 (8.78%) Fireworks
23 89 (8.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
23 89 (8.78%) Mobile App
24 88 (8.68%) InDesign
25 86 (8.48%) XML
26 85 (8.38%) Content Management

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 (10.95%) CMS
2 48 (4.73%) SharePoint
3 37 (3.65%) WordPress
4 28 (2.76%) Node.js
5 25 (2.47%) Drupal
6 16 (1.58%) Apache
7 12 (1.18%) Umbraco
8 11 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
9 10 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (0.89%) Joomla!
11 8 (0.79%) IIS
11 8 (0.79%) Moodle
12 6 (0.59%) Confluence
13 5 (0.49%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.39%) Apache Solr
15 3 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.30%) Lync
15 3 (0.30%) Sitefinity
15 3 (0.30%) TeamSite
15 3 (0.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 548 (54.04%) Adobe Illustrator
2 89 (8.78%) Fireworks
2 89 (8.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 88 (8.68%) InDesign
4 57 (5.62%) MS Office
5 51 (5.03%) OmniGraffle
6 45 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
7 41 (4.04%) MS Excel
7 41 (4.04%) Acrobat
8 40 (3.94%) Adobe After Effects
9 31 (3.06%) MS Visio
10 15 (1.48%) Adobe Captivate
11 12 (1.18%) Maya
12 9 (0.89%) MS Project
13 8 (0.79%) CINEMA 4D
13 8 (0.79%) GIMP
14 6 (0.59%) Adobe Premiere
15 4 (0.39%) 3ds Max
15 4 (0.39%) CorelDRAW
15 4 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (0.99%) Google Analytics
2 6 (0.59%) Magento
3 5 (0.49%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.30%) Shopify
5 2 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.20%) SiteCatalyst
6 1 (0.099%) osCommerce
6 1 (0.099%) Tridion
6 1 (0.099%) Summit
6 1 (0.099%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.18%) GitHub
2 10 (0.99%) Amazon S3
2 10 (0.99%) Heroku
3 8 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.20%) Office 365
5 1 (0.099%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (3.55%) Intranet
2 28 (2.76%) Internet
3 13 (1.28%) FTP
4 10 (0.99%) SSH
5 5 (0.49%) Extranet
5 5 (0.49%) HTTP
6 4 (0.39%) DNS
7 2 (0.20%) LAN
7 2 (0.20%) WAN
8 1 (0.099%) DHCP
8 1 (0.099%) SSL
8 1 (0.099%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.099%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (4.54%) MySQL
2 30 (2.96%) SQL Server
3 14 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (0.99%) MongoDB
5 6 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.30%) MS Access
6 3 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.20%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.099%) SQLite
8 1 (0.099%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.099%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.099%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 154 (15.19%) Dreamweaver
2 138 (13.61%) Axure RP
3 49 (4.83%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 48 (4.73%) Git (software)
5 45 (4.44%) Subversion
6 26 (2.56%) Visual Studio
7 11 (1.08%) Sublime Text
8 10 (0.99%) JIRA
8 10 (0.99%) Cucumber
8 10 (0.99%) RSpec
8 10 (0.99%) Karma Test Runner
9 9 (0.89%) Grunt
10 8 (0.79%) Mercurial
10 8 (0.79%) Eclipse
11 6 (0.59%) Xcode
11 6 (0.59%) NUnit
12 5 (0.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (0.49%) Flex Builder
13 3 (0.30%) Firebug
13 3 (0.30%) NetBeans
General
1 152 (14.99%) Marketing
2 107 (10.55%) Finance
3 70 (6.90%) Retail
4 68 (6.71%) Banking
5 56 (5.52%) Publishing
6 33 (3.25%) Legal
7 32 (3.16%) Games
8 29 (2.86%) Advertising
9 20 (1.97%) Telecoms
10 16 (1.58%) Interactive Media
11 15 (1.48%) Manufacturing
12 12 (1.18%) Multimedia
12 12 (1.18%) Investment Banking
13 10 (0.99%) Retail Banking
14 8 (0.79%) Law
15 5 (0.49%) Automotive
16 4 (0.39%) Dutch Language
17 3 (0.30%) Portuguese Language
17 3 (0.30%) Spanish Language
17 3 (0.30%) German Language
Job Titles
1 469 (46.25%) Designer
2 405 (39.94%) Developer
3 183 (18.05%) Front-End Developer
4 122 (12.03%) Web Designer
5 111 (10.95%) UX Designer
6 103 (10.16%) Web Developer
7 89 (8.78%) UI Designer
8 57 (5.62%) UI Developer
9 55 (5.42%) UI Programmer
10 54 (5.33%) Photoshop Designer
11 52 (5.13%) Digital Designer
12 47 (4.64%) Graphic Designer
13 45 (4.44%) Visual Designer
14 35 (3.45%) Front-End Web Developer
15 32 (3.16%) Senior Designer
16 31 (3.06%) Architect
17 28 (2.76%) Consultant
18 25 (2.47%) User Experience Architect
19 20 (1.97%) Analyst
20 18 (1.78%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 720 (71.01%) HTML
2 658 (64.89%) CSS
3 323 (31.85%) HTML5
4 283 (27.91%) jQuery
5 259 (25.54%) CSS3
6 133 (13.12%) Flash
7 103 (10.16%) Ajax
8 96 (9.47%) XHTML
9 86 (8.48%) XML
10 73 (7.20%) AngularJS
11 72 (7.10%) Sass
12 46 (4.54%) JSON
13 43 (4.24%) .NET
14 42 (4.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 40 (3.94%) LESS
16 36 (3.55%) Backbone.js
17 27 (2.66%) ASP.NET
18 25 (2.47%) JSP
19 23 (2.27%) Apache Flex
20 22 (2.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 411 (40.53%) User Experience
2 100 (9.86%) Graphic Design
3 89 (8.78%) Mobile App
4 63 (6.21%) W3C
5 58 (5.72%) Social Media
6 37 (3.65%) E-Learning
7 36 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
8 35 (3.45%) Animation
9 25 (2.47%) Digital Media
10 24 (2.37%) Visualisation
11 18 (1.78%) iPad
12 16 (1.58%) Computer Science
13 15 (1.48%) SCORM
14 14 (1.38%) Learning Management System
15 12 (1.18%) Video Editing
15 12 (1.18%) Management Information System
16 11 (1.08%) Photography
16 11 (1.08%) Smartphone
16 11 (1.08%) Wiki
16 11 (1.08%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 72 (7.10%) Android
2 70 (6.90%) Apple iOS
3 21 (2.07%) Windows
4 12 (1.18%) Linux
5 11 (1.08%) Mac OS
6 5 (0.49%) UNIX
6 5 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.30%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.30%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.20%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.20%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.099%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.099%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.099%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (20.81%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (12.33%) Web Design
3 117 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
4 111 (10.95%) E-Commerce
5 91 (8.97%) Web Development
6 85 (8.38%) Content Management
7 60 (5.92%) SEO
8 54 (5.33%) Information Architecture
9 45 (4.44%) Scrum
10 44 (4.34%) OO
10 44 (4.34%) Web Accessibility
11 40 (3.94%) UX Design
11 40 (3.94%) MVC
12 39 (3.85%) Usability Testing
13 33 (3.25%) Workflow
14 31 (3.06%) Project Management
15 29 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
16 26 (2.56%) TDD
17 24 (2.37%) Analytics
18 23 (2.27%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 434 (42.80%) JavaScript
2 72 (7.10%) PHP
3 37 (3.65%) Java
4 28 (2.76%) C#
5 24 (2.37%) ActionScript
6 20 (1.97%) ActionScript 3.0
7 18 (1.78%) Ruby
7 18 (1.78%) SQL
8 11 (1.08%) ActionScript 2.0
9 7 (0.69%) XAML
9 7 (0.69%) Python
9 7 (0.69%) C
10 6 (0.59%) Lua
11 5 (0.49%) C++
12 3 (0.30%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.30%) VBScript
12 3 (0.30%) VB
12 3 (0.30%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.30%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.20%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 89 (8.78%) Degree
2 13 (1.28%) Security Cleared
3 6 (0.59%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.20%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.099%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.099%) ISEB
5 1 (0.099%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.099%) MCTS
5 1 (0.099%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.37%) QA
2 7 (0.69%) WCAG
3 2 (0.20%) WAI
4 1 (0.099%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.099%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 7 (0.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.099%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.099%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.30%) SCCM
2 1 (0.099%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 432 (42.60%) Adobe
2 63 (6.21%) Microsoft
3 24 (2.37%) Google
4 17 (1.68%) Twitter
5 15 (1.48%) Facebook
6 13 (1.28%) Apple
7 12 (1.18%) Sitecore
8 10 (0.99%) Orchard
9 8 (0.79%) Oracle
9 8 (0.79%) EPiServer
10 7 (0.69%) Ektron
10 7 (0.69%) RedDot
11 6 (0.59%) ExactTarget
12 5 (0.49%) Sencha
13 4 (0.39%) hybris
13 4 (0.39%) ServiceNow
13 4 (0.39%) IBM
14 3 (0.30%) Interwoven
14 3 (0.30%) Endeca
14 3 (0.30%) Stellent
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