The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 57 67 73
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 23 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.08% 0.87% 0.93%
As % of the Applications category 19.01% 6.25% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 3
Average daily rate
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£200 £313 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% +64.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £223 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £492 £230
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £288 £263
% change year-on-year
+16.52% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +16.66%
Photoshop
West Yorkshire

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

Applications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
121 128 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 10.94% 13.97% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 48 69
Average daily rate £320 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £125 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 13
Average hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £12.62
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% +10.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.10 £9.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £94.97 £45.00 £14.78
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 Leeds

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

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Photoshop
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 46 (93.88%) CSS
2 44 (89.80%) HTML
3 38 (77.55%) jQuery
4 35 (71.43%) JavaScript
5 32 (65.31%) Dreamweaver
6 30 (61.22%) Adobe
6 30 (61.22%) XHTML
7 21 (42.86%) Flash
8 17 (34.69%) Marketing
9 16 (32.65%) Online Marketing
10 13 (26.53%) User Experience
10 13 (26.53%) Web Design
11 11 (22.45%) Adobe Illustrator
11 11 (22.45%) CSS3
12 10 (20.41%) CMS
13 9 (18.37%) MVC
14 8 (16.33%) SEO
15 7 (14.29%) HTML5
16 6 (12.24%) Advertising
16 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
16 6 (12.24%) Java
17 5 (10.20%) W3C
17 5 (10.20%) Migration
18 4 (8.16%) Spring MVC
18 4 (8.16%) Apache Solr
18 4 (8.16%) Integration Testing
18 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
18 4 (8.16%) MooTools
18 4 (8.16%) UX Design
18 4 (8.16%) hybris

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 10 (20.41%) CMS
2 4 (8.16%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (6.12%) InDesign
2 3 (6.12%) Acrobat
3 2 (4.08%) Fireworks
3 2 (4.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (65.31%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (4.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (4.08%) Axure RP
General
1 17 (34.69%) Marketing
2 6 (12.24%) Advertising
3 2 (4.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (77.55%) Designer
2 32 (65.31%) Web Designer
3 13 (26.53%) Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Photoshop Designer
6 4 (8.16%) UI Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (8.16%) UI Programmer
7 2 (4.08%) User Experience Architect
7 2 (4.08%) UX Designer
7 2 (4.08%) Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.04%) Graphic Designer
8 1 (2.04%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (93.88%) CSS
2 44 (89.80%) HTML
3 38 (77.55%) jQuery
4 30 (61.22%) XHTML
5 21 (42.86%) Flash
6 11 (22.45%) CSS3
7 7 (14.29%) HTML5
8 4 (8.16%) JSP
8 4 (8.16%) Spring
8 4 (8.16%) Spring MVC
8 4 (8.16%) MooTools
9 2 (4.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) User Experience
2 5 (10.20%) W3C
3 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.08%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.04%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) Online Marketing
2 13 (26.53%) Web Design
3 9 (18.37%) MVC
4 8 (16.33%) SEO
5 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.20%) Migration
7 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.16%) Content Management
7 4 (8.16%) Business Analysis
7 4 (8.16%) Integration Testing
7 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.16%) UX Design
7 4 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (8.16%) Build Automation
8 3 (6.12%) Information Architecture
9 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.08%) Usability Engineering
10 1 (2.04%) Project Management
10 1 (2.04%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 35 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 6 (12.24%) Java
3 4 (8.16%) SQL
Vendors
1 30 (61.22%) Adobe
2 4 (8.16%) hybris