The first table below looks at the demand for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Guildford region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 31 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 3 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.37% 2.93% -
As % of the Applications category 7.69% 15.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate £263 £213 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £250
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +84.21%
Applications Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
39 39 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 17.81% 19.02% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 9
Average daily rate £275 £213 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -39.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £95 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £302 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +133.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
Photoshop
Surrey

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Photoshop across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (71.43%) Adobe
2 5 (71.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (57.14%) Fireworks
3 4 (57.14%) Flash
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) CSS3
4 3 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (42.86%) Marketing
4 3 (42.86%) Social Media Marketing
4 3 (42.86%) Social Media
4 3 (42.86%) InDesign
4 3 (42.86%) Publishing
4 3 (42.86%) jQuery
5 2 (28.57%) Retail
5 2 (28.57%) ActionScript
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Online Marketing
5 2 (28.57%) ActionScript 3.0
5 2 (28.57%) MS Office
5 2 (28.57%) Graphic Design
6 1 (14.29%) Robotlegs
6 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (14.29%) iPad
6 1 (14.29%) Hudson
6 1 (14.29%) WiX
6 1 (14.29%) Eclipse

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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.

Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (57.14%) Fireworks
3 3 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (42.86%) InDesign
4 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (14.29%) Hudson
2 1 (14.29%) WiX
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) Ant
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
2 1 (14.29%) Flash Builder
General
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
1 3 (42.86%) Publishing
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Designer
2 3 (42.86%) Graphic Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ActionScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Photoshop Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Flash Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) Flash
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) CSS3
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) Robotlegs
4 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Social Media
2 2 (28.57%) Graphic Design
3 1 (14.29%) iPad
3 1 (14.29%) iPhone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Social Media Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Online Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience Design
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) ActionScript
2 2 (28.57%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (14.29%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Adobe
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft