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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 213 203 206
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 530 492 467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.99% 1.03% 0.93%
As % of the Applications category 7.47% 8.08% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 310 259
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£325 £305 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% +10.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £288 £263
% change year-on-year
+16.52% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 14
Average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £12.80 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £124.50 £31.62 £24.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +16.66%
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
7091 6091 6319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.30% 12.71% 12.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4004 3377 3271
Average daily rate £335 £330 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £150 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £501 £511
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 735 586 692
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.83 £26.60 £36.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.32 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -6.45%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 24 October 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
(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 -29 243 £325 - 74
South East -4 97 £325 +30.00% 33
East of England +8 56 £350 +21.73% 11
Yorkshire +20 36 £300 -5.88% 13
South West -17 35 £350 +14.75% 16
East Midlands +18 28 £403 +360.00% 8
North West -27 18 £325 +8.33% 28
West Midlands -5 17 £225 -25.00% 8
North East - 5 £438 - 3
Photoshop
UK

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 737 (70.93%) HTML
2 680 (65.45%) CSS
3 553 (53.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 452 (43.50%) JavaScript
5 442 (42.54%) Adobe
6 405 (38.98%) User Experience
7 324 (31.18%) HTML5
8 289 (27.82%) jQuery
9 270 (25.99%) CSS3
10 211 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
11 159 (15.30%) Marketing
12 156 (15.01%) Dreamweaver
13 154 (14.82%) Flash
14 131 (12.61%) Web Design
15 118 (11.36%) CMS
15 118 (11.36%) E-Commerce
16 116 (11.16%) Axure RP
16 116 (11.16%) Responsive Web Design
17 106 (10.20%) Ajax
18 105 (10.11%) Finance
19 102 (9.82%) XHTML
20 97 (9.34%) Fireworks
20 97 (9.34%) Graphic Design
21 94 (9.05%) InDesign
22 92 (8.85%) Mobile App
23 87 (8.37%) Web Development
24 86 (8.28%) Degree
25 83 (7.99%) Content Management
26 81 (7.80%) Android
26 81 (7.80%) Adobe Creative Suite

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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
1 118 (11.36%) CMS
2 51 (4.91%) SharePoint
3 33 (3.18%) Node.js
4 32 (3.08%) WordPress
5 23 (2.21%) Drupal
6 17 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
7 16 (1.54%) Apache
8 14 (1.35%) IIS
9 12 (1.15%) Umbraco
10 11 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
11 10 (0.96%) Moodle
11 10 (0.96%) Joomla!
12 5 (0.48%) WebSphere
12 5 (0.48%) Confluence
13 4 (0.38%) Apache Solr
14 3 (0.29%) Lync
14 3 (0.29%) Sitefinity
14 3 (0.29%) Alfresco
14 3 (0.29%) TeamSite
15 2 (0.19%) GlassFish
Applications
1 553 (53.22%) Adobe Illustrator
2 97 (9.34%) Fireworks
3 94 (9.05%) InDesign
4 81 (7.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 54 (5.20%) OmniGraffle
6 52 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 51 (4.91%) MS Office
8 48 (4.62%) Adobe After Effects
9 43 (4.14%) MS Excel
10 36 (3.46%) Acrobat
11 25 (2.41%) MS Visio
12 15 (1.44%) Adobe Captivate
13 12 (1.15%) MS Project
14 10 (0.96%) Maya
15 9 (0.87%) CINEMA 4D
16 5 (0.48%) 3ds Max
16 5 (0.48%) CorelDRAW
16 5 (0.48%) Adobe Premiere
16 5 (0.48%) GIMP
17 4 (0.38%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 15 (1.44%) Google Analytics
2 7 (0.67%) Magento
3 5 (0.48%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.29%) Shopify
5 2 (0.19%) SiteCatalyst
5 2 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.096%) Tridion
6 1 (0.096%) osCommerce
6 1 (0.096%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.096%) Summit
6 1 (0.096%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.15%) GitHub
2 10 (0.96%) Amazon S3
2 10 (0.96%) Heroku
3 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.19%) Office 365
5 1 (0.096%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (4.23%) Intranet
2 30 (2.89%) Internet
3 13 (1.25%) FTP
4 10 (0.96%) SSH
5 6 (0.58%) HTTP
6 5 (0.48%) Extranet
7 4 (0.38%) DNS
8 2 (0.19%) LAN
8 2 (0.19%) WAN
9 1 (0.096%) DHCP
9 1 (0.096%) SSL
9 1 (0.096%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.096%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (4.72%) MySQL
2 41 (3.95%) SQL Server
3 11 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (0.96%) MongoDB
5 6 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.29%) MS Access
7 3 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.19%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.19%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.096%) SQLite
9 1 (0.096%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.096%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.096%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 156 (15.01%) Dreamweaver
2 116 (11.16%) Axure RP
3 49 (4.72%) Subversion
4 46 (4.43%) Git (software)
4 46 (4.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 26 (2.50%) Visual Studio
6 16 (1.54%) Sublime Text
7 15 (1.44%) Cucumber
8 12 (1.15%) JIRA
9 10 (0.96%) Eclipse
9 10 (0.96%) RSpec
9 10 (0.96%) Karma Test Runner
10 9 (0.87%) Grunt
10 9 (0.87%) NUnit
11 8 (0.77%) Mercurial
12 5 (0.48%) IntelliJ
12 5 (0.48%) Xcode
12 5 (0.48%) Flex Builder
12 5 (0.48%) Capybara
13 4 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 159 (15.30%) Marketing
2 105 (10.11%) Finance
3 75 (7.22%) Retail
4 65 (6.26%) Publishing
4 65 (6.26%) Banking
5 34 (3.27%) Legal
6 31 (2.98%) Advertising
7 29 (2.79%) Games
8 17 (1.64%) Telecoms
9 15 (1.44%) Manufacturing
9 15 (1.44%) Interactive Media
10 13 (1.25%) Retail Banking
10 13 (1.25%) Investment Banking
11 12 (1.15%) Multimedia
12 8 (0.77%) Law
13 6 (0.58%) German Language
14 5 (0.48%) Automotive
15 3 (0.29%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.29%) Dutch Language
15 3 (0.29%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 480 (46.20%) Designer
2 424 (40.81%) Developer
3 184 (17.71%) Front-End Developer
4 140 (13.47%) Web Designer
5 105 (10.11%) Web Developer
6 103 (9.91%) UX Designer
7 76 (7.31%) UI Designer
8 65 (6.26%) Digital Designer
9 63 (6.06%) UI Developer
10 57 (5.49%) UI Programmer
11 50 (4.81%) Photoshop Designer
12 48 (4.62%) Graphic Designer
13 47 (4.52%) Visual Designer
14 34 (3.27%) Front-End Web Developer
15 26 (2.50%) Senior Designer
16 24 (2.31%) Web Manager
16 24 (2.31%) Architect
17 23 (2.21%) Consultant
18 22 (2.12%) Analyst
19 21 (2.02%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 737 (70.93%) HTML
2 680 (65.45%) CSS
3 324 (31.18%) HTML5
4 289 (27.82%) jQuery
5 270 (25.99%) CSS3
6 154 (14.82%) Flash
7 106 (10.20%) Ajax
8 102 (9.82%) XHTML
9 80 (7.70%) XML
10 75 (7.22%) AngularJS
11 69 (6.64%) Sass
12 57 (5.49%) JSON
13 54 (5.20%) .NET
14 44 (4.23%) Backbone.js
15 41 (3.95%) LESS
16 36 (3.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 36 (3.46%) ASP.NET
17 27 (2.60%) REST
18 25 (2.41%) Web Services
19 23 (2.21%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 405 (38.98%) User Experience
2 97 (9.34%) Graphic Design
3 92 (8.85%) Mobile App
4 64 (6.16%) Social Media
5 55 (5.29%) W3C
6 37 (3.56%) E-Learning
6 37 (3.56%) Animation
6 37 (3.56%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (2.02%) Digital Media
7 21 (2.02%) iPhone
7 21 (2.02%) Visualisation
8 18 (1.73%) iPad
9 17 (1.64%) Computer Science
9 17 (1.64%) SCORM
10 16 (1.54%) Learning Management System
11 12 (1.15%) Video Editing
12 11 (1.06%) Photography
12 11 (1.06%) Wiki
12 11 (1.06%) Smartphone
12 11 (1.06%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 81 (7.80%) Android
2 70 (6.74%) Apple iOS
3 26 (2.50%) Windows
4 13 (1.25%) Linux
5 11 (1.06%) Mac OS
6 7 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
7 6 (0.58%) UNIX
8 5 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.29%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.19%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.19%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.19%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.096%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.096%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (12.61%) Web Design
3 118 (11.36%) E-Commerce
4 116 (11.16%) Responsive Web Design
5 87 (8.37%) Web Development
6 83 (7.99%) Content Management
7 64 (6.16%) SEO
8 53 (5.10%) Information Architecture
9 51 (4.91%) OO
10 49 (4.72%) MVC
10 49 (4.72%) Scrum
11 44 (4.23%) Web Accessibility
12 42 (4.04%) UX Design
13 38 (3.66%) Project Management
14 37 (3.56%) Usability Testing
15 36 (3.46%) Stakeholder Management
16 34 (3.27%) TDD
17 31 (2.98%) Analytics
18 24 (2.31%) Workflow
19 23 (2.21%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 452 (43.50%) JavaScript
2 74 (7.12%) PHP
3 43 (4.14%) Java
4 34 (3.27%) C#
5 29 (2.79%) ActionScript
6 21 (2.02%) ActionScript 3.0
7 20 (1.92%) SQL
8 18 (1.73%) Ruby
9 10 (0.96%) ActionScript 2.0
10 9 (0.87%) XAML
11 7 (0.67%) Lua
12 4 (0.38%) VBScript
12 4 (0.38%) C++
12 4 (0.38%) C
13 3 (0.29%) VB
13 3 (0.29%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.29%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.29%) Python
13 3 (0.29%) PHP5
13 3 (0.29%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 86 (8.28%) Degree
2 12 (1.15%) Security Cleared
3 6 (0.58%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.29%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.096%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.096%) ISEB
5 1 (0.096%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.096%) MCTS
5 1 (0.096%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.21%) QA
2 7 (0.67%) WCAG
3 2 (0.19%) WAI
4 1 (0.096%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.096%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.096%) Section 508
System Software
1 6 (0.58%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.096%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (0.29%) SCCM
2 1 (0.096%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 442 (42.54%) Adobe
2 63 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 28 (2.69%) Google
4 18 (1.73%) Sitecore
5 17 (1.64%) Apple
6 14 (1.35%) Orchard
7 13 (1.25%) Twitter
8 12 (1.15%) Facebook
9 9 (0.87%) EPiServer
9 9 (0.87%) Oracle
10 7 (0.67%) RedDot
10 7 (0.67%) Ektron
11 6 (0.58%) ExactTarget
12 5 (0.48%) Sencha
13 4 (0.38%) ServiceNow
13 4 (0.38%) Xamarin
13 4 (0.38%) hybris
13 4 (0.38%) IBM
13 4 (0.38%) Zend
13 4 (0.38%) Atlassian
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