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 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 34 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.57% 0.49% -
As % of the Applications category 11.76% 3.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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of your Daily Rate
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£125 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-64.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £260
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.67 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.86 £21.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.95% -40.00%
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
34 33 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 13.33% 16.10% 13.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 21
Average daily rate £225 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £135 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £308 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.69% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 6
Average hourly rate £13.67 - £18.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.32 - £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.20 - £90.00
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 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 24 April 2015. 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
Maidstone - 1 £125 -
Photoshop
South East

Photoshop
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (57.14%) WebGL
3 4 (57.14%) Digital Media
3 4 (57.14%) Animation
3 4 (57.14%) Video Editing
3 4 (57.14%) Flash
4 3 (42.86%) Advertising
4 3 (42.86%) Marketing
5 2 (28.57%) WCAG
5 2 (28.57%) Content Management
5 2 (28.57%) XHTML
5 2 (28.57%) XSLT
5 2 (28.57%) PHP
6 1 (14.29%) InDesign
6 1 (14.29%) Web Design
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) Adobe
6 1 (14.29%) Acrobat
6 1 (14.29%) Local Government
6 1 (14.29%) User Experience
6 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (14.29%) InDesign
2 1 (14.29%) Acrobat
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
General
1 3 (42.86%) Advertising
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Designer
2 4 (57.14%) Interactive Designer
3 2 (28.57%) Junior
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Junior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Junior Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Graphic Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) WebGL
2 4 (57.14%) Flash
3 2 (28.57%) XHTML
3 2 (28.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Digital Media
1 4 (57.14%) Animation
1 4 (57.14%) Video Editing
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Content Management
2 1 (14.29%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) WCAG
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe