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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 60 45 44
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 4 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.54% 2.73% 3.07%
As % of the Applications category 4.04% 14.73% 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 18
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£375 £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -26.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £299 £300 £260
% change year-on-year
-0.41% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £21.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-24.92% -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
99 129 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.32% 18.56% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 48 55
Average daily rate £298 £263 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £162 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £419 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 25 8
Average hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.95% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.18 £10.02 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-7.93% +1.61%

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 9 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
3 6 (75.00%) User Experience
4 4 (50.00%) Axure RP
4 4 (50.00%) Retail
5 3 (37.50%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (37.50%) Marketing
5 3 (37.50%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) Interactive TV

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (37.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (37.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Designer
2 4 (50.00%) UX Designer
3 3 (37.50%) Digital Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Photoshop Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Interactive TV