The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Leeds region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 73 60 65
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 9 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.77% 0.52% 0.22%
As % of the Applications category 7.03% 3.57% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 1
Average daily rate £300 £275 £138
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +100.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £250
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +84.21%
Applications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
128 112 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 10.91% 14.64% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 62 40
Average daily rate £300 £295 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £113 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £407 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 18
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -5.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
Photoshop
West Yorkshire

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
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 18 April 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 17 (94.44%) HTML
1 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 15 (83.33%) Adobe
3 11 (61.11%) HTML5
4 10 (55.56%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (50.00%) Telecoms
5 9 (50.00%) CSS
6 8 (44.44%) CSS3
7 7 (38.89%) jQuery
8 6 (33.33%) Web Design
8 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (33.33%) JSP
8 6 (33.33%) Java
9 5 (27.78%) Build Automation
9 5 (27.78%) Integration Testing
9 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (22.22%) MooTools
11 2 (11.11%) CMS
11 2 (11.11%) MVC
11 2 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (5.56%) Information Architecture
12 1 (5.56%) Apache Cordova
12 1 (5.56%) Games
12 1 (5.56%) Content Management
12 1 (5.56%) Ajax
12 1 (5.56%) Marketing
12 1 (5.56%) Web Development
12 1 (5.56%) JSON
12 1 (5.56%) WordPress
12 1 (5.56%) Magento

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (11.11%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (83.33%) UI Developer
3 6 (33.33%) UI Programmer
4 2 (11.11%) Designer
5 1 (5.56%) UI Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Web Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Flash Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) HTML
2 11 (61.11%) HTML5
3 9 (50.00%) CSS
4 8 (44.44%) CSS3
5 7 (38.89%) jQuery
6 6 (33.33%) JSP
7 4 (22.22%) MooTools
8 1 (5.56%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (5.56%) Ajax
8 1 (5.56%) JSON
8 1 (5.56%) Flash
8 1 (5.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) W3C
1 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (33.33%) Web Design
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Build Automation
3 5 (27.78%) Integration Testing
3 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (5.56%) Information Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Content Management
5 1 (5.56%) Web Development
5 1 (5.56%) OOP
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 6 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) ActionScript
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Adobe
2 1 (5.56%) Sony
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