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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 93 54 75
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +21
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 12 24 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.72% 2.37% 0.43%
As % of the Applications category 5.74% 17.27% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 22 3
Average daily rate
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£318 £160 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+98.43% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £160 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £300 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £310 £250
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
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
209 139 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.50% 13.75% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 94 54
Average daily rate £365 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £125 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £403 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 13
Average hourly rate £13.55 £11.56 £34.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.16% -66.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £7.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £84.70 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.22 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-1.46% -1.79%

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 28 August 2015, 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 20 (83.33%) Adobe
2 19 (79.17%) CSS
3 18 (75.00%) Web Design
4 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 14 (58.33%) HTML
5 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (58.33%) jQuery
6 13 (54.17%) CSS3
7 12 (50.00%) Apache Solr
7 12 (50.00%) MooTools
7 12 (50.00%) Spring MVC
7 12 (50.00%) Spring
7 12 (50.00%) MVC
7 12 (50.00%) Java
7 12 (50.00%) SQL
7 12 (50.00%) JSP
8 11 (45.83%) Configuration Management
8 11 (45.83%) hybris
8 11 (45.83%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (41.67%) Build Automation
9 10 (41.67%) Business Analysis
9 10 (41.67%) Integration Testing
9 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
11 5 (20.83%) Acrobat
11 5 (20.83%) HTML5
12 4 (16.67%) InDesign
12 4 (16.67%) Advertising
12 4 (16.67%) Marketing
13 3 (12.50%) Interactive Media

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 12 (50.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.33%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (20.83%) Acrobat
3 4 (16.67%) InDesign
4 3 (12.50%) MS Office
4 3 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (8.33%) Adobe Captivate
5 2 (8.33%) RoboHelp
5 2 (8.33%) FrameMaker
5 2 (8.33%) XMetaL
6 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
6 1 (4.17%) QuarkXPress
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (16.67%) Advertising
1 4 (16.67%) Marketing
2 3 (12.50%) Interactive Media
3 1 (4.17%) Games
3 1 (4.17%) Multimedia
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 12 (50.00%) UI Developer
3 11 (45.83%) UI Programmer
4 4 (16.67%) Designer
4 4 (16.67%) Web Designer
5 3 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Author
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Author
7 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Photoshop Designer
7 1 (4.17%) Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (79.17%) CSS
2 14 (58.33%) HTML
2 14 (58.33%) jQuery
3 13 (54.17%) CSS3
4 12 (50.00%) MooTools
4 12 (50.00%) Spring MVC
4 12 (50.00%) JSP
4 12 (50.00%) Spring
5 5 (20.83%) HTML5
6 2 (8.33%) XML
7 1 (4.17%) WinForms
7 1 (4.17%) Ajax
7 1 (4.17%) Web Services
7 1 (4.17%) .NET
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
7 1 (4.17%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (4.17%) Unreal Engine
7 1 (4.17%) WCF
7 1 (4.17%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) User Experience
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) W3C
3 1 (4.17%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Web Design
2 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (50.00%) MVC
4 11 (45.83%) Configuration Management
4 11 (45.83%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (41.67%) Business Analysis
5 10 (41.67%) Build Automation
5 10 (41.67%) Integration Testing
5 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (12.50%) Content Management
6 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (8.33%) BDD
7 2 (8.33%) Information Architecture
7 2 (8.33%) Project Management
7 2 (8.33%) OO
7 2 (8.33%) TDD
8 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
8 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.17%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 12 (50.00%) SQL
2 12 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) VB
4 1 (4.17%) ActionScript
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) Adobe
2 11 (45.83%) hybris
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Quark