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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 54 41 64
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +23
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 12 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.59% 3.17% 1.49%
As % of the Applications category 9.30% 18.56% 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 10
Average daily rate
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£300 £288 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £227 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £521 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £280 £243
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +15.46%
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 £15.75 £17.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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
129 97 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.06% 17.08% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 37 45
Average daily rate £300 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £155 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 21 29
Average hourly rate £16.10 £12.92 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.61% -13.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.02 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.80 £34.30 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +3 6 £350 -
Welwyn Garden City -6 1 - -
Borehamwood - 1 £220 -
St Albans - 1 - -
Hertford - - - -
Royston - - - -
Photoshop
East of England

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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%) Adobe Illustrator
2 23 (60.53%) HTML
3 21 (55.26%) CSS
3 21 (55.26%) E-Commerce
4 18 (47.37%) Retail
4 18 (47.37%) HTML5
5 17 (44.74%) User Experience
6 14 (36.84%) CSS3
6 14 (36.84%) Marketing
7 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
8 11 (28.95%) Axure RP
9 10 (26.32%) Finance
9 10 (26.32%) Manufacturing
10 9 (23.68%) Adobe
10 9 (23.68%) Information Architecture
10 9 (23.68%) OmniGraffle
11 6 (15.79%) B2B
11 6 (15.79%) B2C
11 6 (15.79%) Competitor Analysis
11 6 (15.79%) Usability Testing
11 6 (15.79%) Web Development
12 5 (13.16%) jQuery
12 5 (13.16%) WebSphere
12 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
12 5 (13.16%) Intranet
12 5 (13.16%) Internet
12 5 (13.16%) Extranet
12 5 (13.16%) Advertising
12 5 (13.16%) InDesign
13 4 (10.53%) Spring

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 25 (65.79%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (23.68%) OmniGraffle
3 5 (13.16%) InDesign
4 4 (10.53%) Acrobat
4 4 (10.53%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (2.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (2.63%) Maya
5 1 (2.63%) 3ds Max
5 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
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 1 (2.63%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.63%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (2.63%) Xcode
General
1 18 (47.37%) Retail
2 14 (36.84%) Marketing
3 10 (26.32%) Finance
3 10 (26.32%) Manufacturing
4 5 (13.16%) Advertising
5 2 (5.26%) Multimedia
6 1 (2.63%) Local Government
6 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Designer
2 12 (31.58%) 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%) UX Designer
7 2 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Designer
8 1 (2.63%) 3D Software Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Senior UX Designer
8 1 (2.63%) C# Programmer
8 1 (2.63%) Software Programmer
8 1 (2.63%) C++/C# Developer
8 1 (2.63%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (60.53%) HTML
2 21 (55.26%) 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%) XHTML
9 1 (2.63%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (44.74%) User Experience
2 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.26%) W3C
3 1 (2.63%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (2.63%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.63%) Physics
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (2.63%) Kinect
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
1 1 (2.63%) Android
1 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.63%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) 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%) Workflow
6 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.63%) TDD
6 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.63%) Quality Management
6 1 (2.63%) Time Management
6 1 (2.63%) Image Processing
6 1 (2.63%) Online Marketing
6 1 (2.63%) BDD
6 1 (2.63%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
2 4 (10.53%) Java
3 2 (5.26%) PHP
4 1 (2.63%) Python
4 1 (2.63%) Ruby
4 1 (2.63%) Lua
4 1 (2.63%) C#
4 1 (2.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) WCAG
1 1 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) 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