The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 57 43 35
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -8
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 4 24 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.62% 3.20% 4.13%
As % of the Applications category 5.06% 18.90% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 20
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£375 £285 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -28.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £260
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.86 £21.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.95% -40.00%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
79 127 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.29% 16.91% 18.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 43 47
Average daily rate £300 £300 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £160 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £416 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 14
Average hourly rate £14.00 £21.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.27 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 6 (60.00%) User Experience
4 4 (40.00%) Axure RP
4 4 (40.00%) Retail
4 4 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (40.00%) Marketing
5 3 (30.00%) HTML5
6 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (10.00%) Game Development
6 1 (10.00%) Kinect
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Phone
6 1 (10.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (10.00%) Interactive TV
6 1 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (10.00%) Image Processing
6 1 (10.00%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (10.00%) Physics
6 1 (10.00%) Lua
6 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (10.00%) Android
6 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (10.00%) C#
6 1 (10.00%) C++
6 1 (10.00%) Windows
6 1 (10.00%) Python
6 1 (10.00%) Eclipse

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (10.00%) Acrobat
2 1 (10.00%) Maya
2 1 (10.00%) 3ds Max
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (10.00%) Xcode
General
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
1 4 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
2 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Designer
2 4 (40.00%) UX Designer
3 3 (30.00%) Digital Designer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) 3D Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Photoshop Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (10.00%) Interactive TV
2 1 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Physics
2 1 (10.00%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (10.00%) Kinect
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Workflow
1 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (10.00%) Image Processing
1 1 (10.00%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) Lua
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe