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 21 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 215 206 219
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 536 494 457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.01% 1.03% 0.89%
As % of the Applications category 7.61% 8.13% 7.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 316 252
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£330 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £160 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £288 £265
% change year-on-year
+21.73% +8.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 14
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £18.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £10.20 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £121.25 £31.62 £24.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -2.77%
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
7040 6079 6480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.25% 12.67% 12.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3957 3375 3385
Average daily rate £340 £330 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £150 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 731 587 694
Average hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.36 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.67 £26.76 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+8.48% -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 21 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 21 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 21 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 -39 236 £325 - 72
South East -6 97 £348 +39.00% 37
East of England +11 60 £350 +21.73% 11
South West -14 42 £350 +23.89% 20
Yorkshire +19 37 £285 -10.58% 10
East Midlands +17 29 £403 +101.25% 7
North West -31 18 £325 +4.83% 25
West Midlands -3 17 £225 -29.68% 10
North East - 5 £438 - 2
Photoshop
UK

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 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.

1 733 (70.96%) HTML
2 677 (65.54%) CSS
3 553 (53.53%) Adobe Illustrator
4 447 (43.27%) JavaScript
5 439 (42.50%) Adobe
6 402 (38.92%) User Experience
7 320 (30.98%) HTML5
8 284 (27.49%) jQuery
9 267 (25.85%) CSS3
10 212 (20.52%) Agile Software Development
11 160 (15.49%) Marketing
12 156 (15.10%) Flash
13 154 (14.91%) Dreamweaver
14 131 (12.68%) Web Design
15 117 (11.33%) Responsive Web Design
16 116 (11.23%) CMS
17 115 (11.13%) E-Commerce
18 114 (11.04%) Axure RP
19 103 (9.97%) Ajax
20 102 (9.87%) Finance
21 101 (9.78%) XHTML
22 98 (9.49%) Fireworks
23 97 (9.39%) Graphic Design
24 92 (8.91%) Mobile App
25 91 (8.81%) InDesign
26 87 (8.42%) Web Development
27 84 (8.13%) Android
27 84 (8.13%) Content Management
28 83 (8.03%) Degree
29 80 (7.74%) XML

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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
1 116 (11.23%) CMS
2 50 (4.84%) SharePoint
3 33 (3.19%) Node.js
4 32 (3.10%) WordPress
5 22 (2.13%) Drupal
6 17 (1.65%) Sitecore CMS
7 16 (1.55%) Apache
8 14 (1.36%) IIS
9 12 (1.16%) Umbraco
10 11 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
11 10 (0.97%) Moodle
12 9 (0.87%) Joomla!
13 5 (0.48%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.39%) Confluence
14 4 (0.39%) Apache Solr
15 3 (0.29%) Lync
15 3 (0.29%) Sitefinity
15 3 (0.29%) Alfresco
15 3 (0.29%) TeamSite
16 2 (0.19%) GlassFish
Applications
1 553 (53.53%) Adobe Illustrator
2 98 (9.49%) Fireworks
3 91 (8.81%) InDesign
4 79 (7.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 53 (5.13%) OmniGraffle
6 52 (5.03%) MS PowerPoint
7 51 (4.94%) MS Office
8 48 (4.65%) Adobe After Effects
9 43 (4.16%) MS Excel
10 34 (3.29%) Acrobat
11 24 (2.32%) MS Visio
12 15 (1.45%) Adobe Captivate
13 12 (1.16%) MS Project
14 10 (0.97%) 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 (0.39%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 15 (1.45%) Google Analytics
2 7 (0.68%) Magento
3 5 (0.48%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.29%) Shopify
5 2 (0.19%) SiteCatalyst
5 2 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.097%) Tridion
6 1 (0.097%) osCommerce
6 1 (0.097%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.097%) Summit
6 1 (0.097%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.16%) GitHub
2 10 (0.97%) Amazon S3
2 10 (0.97%) Heroku
3 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.19%) Office 365
5 1 (0.097%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (4.26%) Intranet
2 32 (3.10%) Internet
3 13 (1.26%) FTP
4 10 (0.97%) SSH
5 6 (0.58%) HTTP
6 5 (0.48%) Extranet
7 4 (0.39%) DNS
8 2 (0.19%) LAN
8 2 (0.19%) WAN
9 1 (0.097%) DHCP
9 1 (0.097%) SSL
9 1 (0.097%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.097%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (4.65%) MySQL
2 41 (3.97%) SQL Server
3 11 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (0.97%) MongoDB
5 6 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (0.39%) 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 (0.097%) SQLite
9 1 (0.097%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.097%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.097%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 154 (14.91%) Dreamweaver
2 114 (11.04%) Axure RP
3 48 (4.65%) Subversion
4 46 (4.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 45 (4.36%) Git (software)
6 26 (2.52%) Visual Studio
7 16 (1.55%) Sublime Text
8 15 (1.45%) Cucumber
9 11 (1.06%) JIRA
10 10 (0.97%) Eclipse
10 10 (0.97%) RSpec
10 10 (0.97%) Karma Test Runner
11 9 (0.87%) Grunt
11 9 (0.87%) NUnit
12 8 (0.77%) Mercurial
13 5 (0.48%) IntelliJ
13 5 (0.48%) Flex Builder
13 5 (0.48%) Capybara
14 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Blend
14 4 (0.39%) Sinon.JS
General
1 160 (15.49%) Marketing
2 102 (9.87%) Finance
3 73 (7.07%) Retail
4 65 (6.29%) Publishing
4 65 (6.29%) Banking
5 33 (3.19%) Advertising
5 33 (3.19%) Legal
6 29 (2.81%) Games
7 16 (1.55%) Telecoms
8 14 (1.36%) Interactive Media
9 13 (1.26%) Manufacturing
9 13 (1.26%) Multimedia
9 13 (1.26%) Investment Banking
10 12 (1.16%) Retail Banking
11 8 (0.77%) Law
12 5 (0.48%) Automotive
12 5 (0.48%) German Language
13 3 (0.29%) Dutch Language
13 3 (0.29%) French Language
13 3 (0.29%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 480 (46.47%) Designer
2 419 (40.56%) Developer
3 180 (17.42%) Front-End Developer
4 141 (13.65%) Web Designer
5 106 (10.26%) Web Developer
6 101 (9.78%) UX Designer
7 77 (7.45%) UI Designer
8 67 (6.49%) Digital Designer
9 63 (6.10%) UI Developer
10 57 (5.52%) UI Programmer
11 50 (4.84%) Photoshop Designer
12 49 (4.74%) Graphic Designer
13 48 (4.65%) Visual Designer
14 34 (3.29%) Front-End Web Developer
15 26 (2.52%) Senior Designer
16 24 (2.32%) Web Manager
17 23 (2.23%) Consultant
18 22 (2.13%) Analyst
18 22 (2.13%) Architect
19 19 (1.84%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 733 (70.96%) HTML
2 677 (65.54%) CSS
3 320 (30.98%) HTML5
4 284 (27.49%) jQuery
5 267 (25.85%) CSS3
6 156 (15.10%) Flash
7 103 (9.97%) Ajax
8 101 (9.78%) XHTML
9 80 (7.74%) XML
10 75 (7.26%) AngularJS
11 68 (6.58%) Sass
12 57 (5.52%) JSON
13 51 (4.94%) .NET
14 44 (4.26%) Backbone.js
15 41 (3.97%) LESS
16 36 (3.48%) ASP.NET
17 32 (3.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 27 (2.61%) REST
19 25 (2.42%) Web Services
20 23 (2.23%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 402 (38.92%) User Experience
2 97 (9.39%) Graphic Design
3 92 (8.91%) Mobile App
4 68 (6.58%) Social Media
5 55 (5.32%) W3C
6 38 (3.68%) Animation
7 37 (3.58%) E-Learning
7 37 (3.58%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (2.23%) iPhone
9 19 (1.84%) Visualisation
10 18 (1.74%) iPad
10 18 (1.74%) Digital Media
11 16 (1.55%) Computer Science
11 16 (1.55%) SCORM
12 15 (1.45%) Learning Management System
13 12 (1.16%) Video Editing
13 12 (1.16%) Smartphone
14 11 (1.06%) Management Information System
14 11 (1.06%) Photography
14 11 (1.06%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 84 (8.13%) Android
2 71 (6.87%) Apple iOS
3 27 (2.61%) Windows
4 13 (1.26%) Linux
5 11 (1.06%) Mac OS
6 8 (0.77%) Windows Mobile
7 6 (0.58%) UNIX
8 5 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.39%) 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 (0.097%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.097%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (20.52%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (12.68%) Web Design
3 117 (11.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 115 (11.13%) E-Commerce
5 87 (8.42%) Web Development
6 84 (8.13%) Content Management
7 65 (6.29%) SEO
8 53 (5.13%) Information Architecture
9 51 (4.94%) OO
10 49 (4.74%) MVC
10 49 (4.74%) Scrum
11 44 (4.26%) Web Accessibility
12 41 (3.97%) UX Design
13 38 (3.68%) Project Management
14 36 (3.48%) Stakeholder Management
14 36 (3.48%) Usability Testing
15 34 (3.29%) TDD
16 31 (3.00%) Analytics
17 24 (2.32%) Workflow
18 23 (2.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 447 (43.27%) JavaScript
2 73 (7.07%) PHP
3 43 (4.16%) Java
4 33 (3.19%) C#
5 29 (2.81%) ActionScript
6 21 (2.03%) ActionScript 3.0
7 20 (1.94%) SQL
8 18 (1.74%) Ruby
9 10 (0.97%) ActionScript 2.0
10 9 (0.87%) XAML
11 7 (0.68%) Lua
12 4 (0.39%) VBScript
12 4 (0.39%) C++
12 4 (0.39%) C
13 3 (0.29%) VB
13 3 (0.29%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.29%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.29%) PHP5
13 3 (0.29%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.19%) Python
Qualifications
1 83 (8.03%) Degree
2 12 (1.16%) Security Cleared
3 6 (0.58%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.29%) 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 23 (2.23%) QA
2 7 (0.68%) WCAG
3 2 (0.19%) WAI
4 1 (0.097%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.097%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.097%) Section 508
System Software
1 6 (0.58%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.097%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (0.29%) SCCM
2 1 (0.097%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 439 (42.50%) Adobe
2 61 (5.91%) Microsoft
3 28 (2.71%) Google
4 18 (1.74%) Sitecore
5 17 (1.65%) Apple
6 14 (1.36%) Orchard
7 13 (1.26%) Twitter
8 12 (1.16%) Facebook
9 9 (0.87%) EPiServer
9 9 (0.87%) Oracle
10 7 (0.68%) RedDot
10 7 (0.68%) Ektron
11 6 (0.58%) ExactTarget
12 5 (0.48%) Sencha
13 4 (0.39%) ServiceNow
13 4 (0.39%) Xamarin
13 4 (0.39%) hybris
13 4 (0.39%) IBM
13 4 (0.39%) Zend
13 4 (0.39%) Atlassian
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