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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 48 33 69
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +36
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 31 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.71% 3.98% 1.47%
As % of the Applications category 21.23% 22.83% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 10
Average daily rate
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£340 £288 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.26% -17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £239 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £325 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £288 £263
% change year-on-year
+16.52% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +16.66%
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
146 92 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.49% 17.42% 15.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 37 44
Average daily rate £325 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £158 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £435 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 20 28
Average hourly rate £16.20 £12.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.60% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.30 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £32.50 £25.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.32 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -6.45%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Photoshop across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Photoshop Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Watford +11 18 £350 - 1
Borehamwood - 4 £239 -
Stevenage -5 2 £360 +25.21% 1
Welwyn Garden City -6 1 - -
Berkhamsted - - - -
Hertford - - - -
Royston - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Photoshop
East of England

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 25 (65.79%) HTML
2 24 (63.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 23 (60.53%) CSS
4 22 (57.89%) E-Commerce
5 18 (47.37%) Retail
5 18 (47.37%) HTML5
6 17 (44.74%) User Experience
7 14 (36.84%) CSS3
8 13 (34.21%) Marketing
9 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
10 11 (28.95%) Axure RP
11 10 (26.32%) Finance
11 10 (26.32%) Manufacturing
11 10 (26.32%) Adobe
12 9 (23.68%) OmniGraffle
12 9 (23.68%) Information Architecture
13 6 (15.79%) B2B
13 6 (15.79%) B2C
13 6 (15.79%) Web Development
13 6 (15.79%) Usability Testing
13 6 (15.79%) Competitor Analysis
14 5 (13.16%) InDesign
14 5 (13.16%) WebSphere
14 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
14 5 (13.16%) Intranet
14 5 (13.16%) Internet
14 5 (13.16%) Extranet
14 5 (13.16%) jQuery
15 4 (10.53%) Advertising
15 4 (10.53%) Java

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.16%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.26%) CMS
3 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (63.16%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (23.68%) OmniGraffle
3 5 (13.16%) InDesign
4 3 (7.89%) Acrobat
4 3 (7.89%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Intranet
1 5 (13.16%) Internet
1 5 (13.16%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Axure RP
2 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.26%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (2.63%) Jasmine
General
1 18 (47.37%) Retail
2 13 (34.21%) Marketing
3 10 (26.32%) Finance
3 10 (26.32%) Manufacturing
4 4 (10.53%) Advertising
5 2 (5.26%) Multimedia
6 1 (2.63%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Designer
2 13 (34.21%) Developer
3 9 (23.68%) Digital Designer
4 7 (18.42%) User Experience Consultant
4 7 (18.42%) Consultant
5 5 (13.16%) Web Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Photoshop Designer
6 3 (7.89%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (7.89%) UX Designer
7 2 (5.26%) HTML Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Web Administrator
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Designer
8 1 (2.63%) Senior UX Designer
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (65.79%) HTML
2 23 (60.53%) CSS
3 18 (47.37%) HTML5
4 14 (36.84%) CSS3
5 5 (13.16%) jQuery
6 4 (10.53%) Spring
7 3 (7.89%) Ember.js
8 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
8 2 (5.26%) Ajax
8 2 (5.26%) Backbone.js
9 1 (2.63%) Sass
9 1 (2.63%) LESS
9 1 (2.63%) REST
9 1 (2.63%) J2EE
9 1 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (2.63%) JSON
9 1 (2.63%) Web Services
9 1 (2.63%) DOM
9 1 (2.63%) Flash
9 1 (2.63%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (44.74%) User Experience
2 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.26%) W3C
3 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) E-Commerce
2 9 (23.68%) Information Architecture
3 6 (15.79%) Competitor Analysis
3 6 (15.79%) Web Development
3 6 (15.79%) Usability Testing
3 6 (15.79%) B2B
3 6 (15.79%) B2C
4 3 (7.89%) SEO
5 2 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (2.63%) Line Management
6 1 (2.63%) BDD
6 1 (2.63%) Time Management
6 1 (2.63%) Online Marketing
6 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.63%) TDD
6 1 (2.63%) OO
6 1 (2.63%) CRM
6 1 (2.63%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
2 4 (10.53%) Java
3 2 (5.26%) PHP
4 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) WCAG
1 1 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Adobe
2 4 (10.53%) IBM
3 3 (7.89%) Endeca
4 1 (2.63%) Google
4 1 (2.63%) Venda
4 1 (2.63%) Facebook
4 1 (2.63%) Twitter
4 1 (2.63%) ATG