The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 54 61 54
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.04% 0.16% 0.56%
As % of the Applications category 4.03% 1.39% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Median daily rate £313 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £275 £295
% change year-on-year
+14.54% -6.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £23.10 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+16.90% +9.97%
Photoshop
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Applications Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
124 72 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 25.67% 11.29% 19.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 38 39
Median daily rate £300 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £165 £102
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 20 30
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing Photoshop as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Photoshop across the Essex region.

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Photoshop across the Essex region.

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Photoshop
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Photoshop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 7 (100.00%) User Experience
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) Web Design
3 3 (42.86%) Node.js
3 3 (42.86%) CSS3
3 3 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) Adobe
4 2 (28.57%) WinForms
4 2 (28.57%) WPF
4 2 (28.57%) iPad
4 2 (28.57%) UX Design
4 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
4 2 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (28.57%) Wireframes
4 2 (28.57%) Prototyping
5 1 (14.29%) Axure RP
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Games

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Designer
2 4 (57.14%) UX Designer
3 3 (42.86%) Developer
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce Designer
3 3 (42.86%) UI Designer
3 3 (42.86%) UI/UX Designer
4 2 (28.57%) UI Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Photoshop Designer
5 1 (14.29%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) CSS3
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) Node.js
3 2 (28.57%) WinForms
3 2 (28.57%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Web Design
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
3 2 (28.57%) Prototyping
3 2 (28.57%) UX Design
3 2 (28.57%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe