The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 41 37 28
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.34% 0.67% 1.44%
As % of the Applications category 2.63% 3.23% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- £175 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -2.77%
Photoshop
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Applications Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
38 62 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 13.06% 20.88% 17.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 22 30
Average daily rate £208 £286 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.51% +14.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £155 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £452 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Average hourly rate £12.50 £24.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.97% +145.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £10.50 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.20 £24.50 £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -4.83%

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Photoshop
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Canterbury - - - - 3
Chatham - - - -
Maidstone - - - -
Tunbridge Wells - - - - 1
Photoshop
South East

Photoshop
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 1 (100.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe