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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 194 203 218
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +15
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 570 496 470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.09% 1.03% 0.89%
As % of the Applications category 8.24% 8.15% 6.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 285 272
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £150 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £455 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 11 9
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £9.30 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £76.42 £20.35 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -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
6918 6086 6897
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.24% 12.62% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3882 3359 3662
Average daily rate £343 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.48% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £155 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 695 592 717
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.36 £10.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.95 £26.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -4.83%

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 19 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 19 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 19 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 -4 241 £325 - 86
South East +32 120 £325 +40.54% 38
East of England -4 48 £350 +19.14% 9
South West -20 45 £350 +27.27% 13
Yorkshire +31 41 £175 -33.33% 26
West Midlands -5 26 £215 -32.81% 6
East Midlands +14 24 £295 +47.50% 15
North West -26 24 £340 +13.33% 26
North East -31 2 £400 - 6
Photoshop
UK

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 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.

1 744 (71.20%) HTML
2 682 (65.26%) CSS
3 586 (56.08%) Adobe Illustrator
4 452 (43.25%) JavaScript
5 443 (42.39%) Adobe
6 409 (39.14%) User Experience
7 324 (31.00%) HTML5
8 292 (27.94%) jQuery
9 276 (26.41%) CSS3
10 216 (20.67%) Agile Software Development
11 166 (15.89%) Flash
12 164 (15.69%) Marketing
13 135 (12.92%) Dreamweaver
14 128 (12.25%) Web Design
15 127 (12.15%) Responsive Web Design
16 117 (11.20%) CMS
17 113 (10.81%) Axure RP
18 111 (10.62%) Fireworks
19 104 (9.95%) XHTML
20 103 (9.86%) InDesign
21 100 (9.57%) E-Commerce
22 98 (9.38%) Finance
22 98 (9.38%) Ajax
23 94 (9.00%) Web Development
24 93 (8.90%) Android
25 92 (8.80%) Degree
26 89 (8.52%) Mobile App
27 83 (7.94%) Content Management
28 81 (7.75%) Graphic Design
29 80 (7.66%) XML

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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
1 117 (11.20%) CMS
2 47 (4.50%) SharePoint
3 30 (2.87%) WordPress
3 30 (2.87%) Node.js
4 19 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
5 16 (1.53%) IIS
6 15 (1.44%) Apache
7 14 (1.34%) Umbraco
8 13 (1.24%) Drupal
9 10 (0.96%) Moodle
9 10 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (0.77%) Joomla!
11 5 (0.48%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.38%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.29%) TeamSite
13 3 (0.29%) Sitefinity
13 3 (0.29%) Lync
14 2 (0.19%) Adobe CQ
14 2 (0.19%) Confluence
14 2 (0.19%) GlassFish
Applications
1 586 (56.08%) Adobe Illustrator
2 111 (10.62%) Fireworks
3 103 (9.86%) InDesign
4 61 (5.84%) Adobe After Effects
5 58 (5.55%) OmniGraffle
6 51 (4.88%) MS Office
7 50 (4.78%) MS PowerPoint
8 41 (3.92%) MS Excel
9 26 (2.49%) Acrobat
10 16 (1.53%) MS Visio
11 15 (1.44%) MS Project
12 12 (1.15%) Adobe Captivate
13 7 (0.67%) Maya
13 7 (0.67%) CINEMA 4D
14 6 (0.57%) Adobe Premiere
15 5 (0.48%) CorelDRAW
15 5 (0.48%) GIMP
16 4 (0.38%) AutoCAD
17 3 (0.29%) 3ds Max
18 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (1.91%) Google Analytics
2 9 (0.86%) Magento
3 5 (0.48%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.29%) Shopify
5 2 (0.19%) SiteCatalyst
5 2 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.096%) Summit
6 1 (0.096%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.15%) GitHub
2 10 (0.96%) Heroku
2 10 (0.96%) Amazon S3
3 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.19%) SaaS
5 1 (0.096%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.096%) Office 365
5 1 (0.096%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 42 (4.02%) Intranet
2 35 (3.35%) Internet
3 13 (1.24%) FTP
4 10 (0.96%) SSH
5 6 (0.57%) HTTP
6 5 (0.48%) Extranet
7 3 (0.29%) DNS
8 2 (0.19%) LAN
8 2 (0.19%) WAN
9 1 (0.096%) SSL
9 1 (0.096%) Broadband
9 1 (0.096%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.096%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (4.78%) MySQL
2 44 (4.21%) SQL Server
3 11 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (0.96%) MongoDB
5 4 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.29%) MS Access
6 3 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.19%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.096%) SQLite
8 1 (0.096%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 135 (12.92%) Dreamweaver
2 113 (10.81%) Axure RP
3 49 (4.69%) Subversion
4 47 (4.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 43 (4.11%) Git (software)
6 30 (2.87%) Visual Studio
7 16 (1.53%) Sublime Text
8 15 (1.44%) Cucumber
9 12 (1.15%) Microsoft Blend
9 12 (1.15%) Eclipse
10 11 (1.05%) NUnit
10 11 (1.05%) JIRA
11 10 (0.96%) RSpec
11 10 (0.96%) Karma Test Runner
12 9 (0.86%) Mercurial
13 7 (0.67%) Grunt
14 5 (0.48%) IntelliJ
14 5 (0.48%) Flex Builder
14 5 (0.48%) Capybara
15 4 (0.38%) Sinon.JS
General
1 164 (15.69%) Marketing
2 98 (9.38%) Finance
3 75 (7.18%) Retail
4 67 (6.41%) Banking
5 64 (6.12%) Publishing
6 44 (4.21%) Advertising
7 30 (2.87%) Legal
8 28 (2.68%) Games
9 16 (1.53%) Retail Banking
10 14 (1.34%) Investment Banking
11 12 (1.15%) Manufacturing
11 12 (1.15%) Telecoms
12 11 (1.05%) Multimedia
13 9 (0.86%) Interactive Media
14 6 (0.57%) French Language
14 6 (0.57%) Law
15 5 (0.48%) Automotive
15 5 (0.48%) German Language
15 5 (0.48%) Spanish Language
16 4 (0.38%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 498 (47.66%) Designer
2 422 (40.38%) Developer
3 188 (17.99%) Front-End Developer
4 129 (12.34%) Web Designer
5 112 (10.72%) Web Developer
6 102 (9.76%) User Experience Designer
7 84 (8.04%) UI Designer
8 72 (6.89%) Digital Designer
9 62 (5.93%) UI Developer
10 56 (5.36%) UI Programmer
11 55 (5.26%) Graphic Designer
12 54 (5.17%) Photoshop Designer
13 51 (4.88%) Visual Designer
14 39 (3.73%) Front-End Web Developer
15 31 (2.97%) Senior Designer
16 24 (2.30%) Web Manager
17 23 (2.20%) Junior
18 20 (1.91%) JavaScript Developer
19 18 (1.72%) Analyst
19 18 (1.72%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 744 (71.20%) HTML
2 682 (65.26%) CSS
3 324 (31.00%) HTML5
4 292 (27.94%) jQuery
5 276 (26.41%) CSS3
6 166 (15.89%) Flash
7 104 (9.95%) XHTML
8 98 (9.38%) Ajax
9 80 (7.66%) XML
10 72 (6.89%) AngularJS
11 58 (5.55%) Sass
12 57 (5.45%) JSON
12 57 (5.45%) .NET
13 44 (4.21%) ASP.NET
14 38 (3.64%) Backbone.js
15 36 (3.44%) LESS
16 33 (3.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 24 (2.30%) Web Services
18 21 (2.01%) KnockoutJS
19 20 (1.91%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 409 (39.14%) User Experience
2 89 (8.52%) Mobile App
3 81 (7.75%) Graphic Design
4 70 (6.70%) Social Media
5 53 (5.07%) W3C
6 43 (4.11%) Animation
7 35 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
8 34 (3.25%) E-Learning
9 29 (2.78%) iPhone
10 19 (1.82%) Computer Science
11 17 (1.63%) Smartphone
11 17 (1.63%) iPad
12 15 (1.44%) SCORM
13 14 (1.34%) Visualisation
13 14 (1.34%) Digital Media
14 13 (1.24%) Learning Management System
15 11 (1.05%) Copywriting
15 11 (1.05%) Wiki
15 11 (1.05%) Open Source
16 9 (0.86%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 93 (8.90%) Android
2 73 (6.99%) Apple iOS
3 38 (3.64%) Windows
4 17 (1.63%) Windows Mobile
5 14 (1.34%) Linux
6 11 (1.05%) Mac OS
7 6 (0.57%) UNIX
8 4 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.29%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.19%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.19%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.19%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.096%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (20.67%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (12.25%) Web Design
3 127 (12.15%) Responsive Web Design
4 100 (9.57%) E-Commerce
5 94 (9.00%) Web Development
6 83 (7.94%) Content Management
7 69 (6.60%) SEO
8 55 (5.26%) MVC
9 53 (5.07%) Scrum
10 48 (4.59%) Stakeholder Management
11 46 (4.40%) OO
12 44 (4.21%) Information Architecture
13 42 (4.02%) User Experience Design
14 41 (3.92%) Project Management
14 41 (3.92%) TDD
14 41 (3.92%) Usability Testing
15 40 (3.83%) Web Accessibility
16 39 (3.73%) Analytics
17 24 (2.30%) Workflow
18 22 (2.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 452 (43.25%) JavaScript
2 76 (7.27%) PHP
3 54 (5.17%) Java
4 37 (3.54%) C#
5 30 (2.87%) ActionScript
6 20 (1.91%) ActionScript 3.0
7 19 (1.82%) SQL
7 19 (1.82%) Ruby
8 17 (1.63%) XAML
9 8 (0.77%) ActionScript 2.0
10 7 (0.67%) Lua
11 4 (0.38%) C++
11 4 (0.38%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.29%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.29%) Python
12 3 (0.29%) C
12 3 (0.29%) Perl
12 3 (0.29%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.29%) VBScript
12 3 (0.29%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 92 (8.80%) Degree
2 12 (1.15%) Security Cleared
3 6 (0.57%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.29%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.096%) ISEB
5 1 (0.096%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.096%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.096%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.096%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (2.11%) QA
2 8 (0.77%) WCAG
3 2 (0.19%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.096%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.096%) WAI
4 1 (0.096%) Section 508
System Software
1 5 (0.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.29%) SCCM
2 1 (0.096%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 443 (42.39%) Adobe
2 60 (5.74%) Microsoft
3 35 (3.35%) Google
4 22 (2.11%) Sitecore
5 19 (1.82%) Apple
6 15 (1.44%) Facebook
6 15 (1.44%) Twitter
7 14 (1.34%) Orchard
8 12 (1.15%) Oracle
9 9 (0.86%) EPiServer
10 7 (0.67%) RedDot
10 7 (0.67%) ExactTarget
11 6 (0.57%) Ektron
11 6 (0.57%) Infragistics
12 4 (0.38%) ServiceNow
12 4 (0.38%) hybris
12 4 (0.38%) Atlassian
12 4 (0.38%) Zend
12 4 (0.38%) Yahoo!
12 4 (0.38%) SAP
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