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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 78 70 63
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 4 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.37% 0.83% 0.38%
As % of the Applications category 3.23% 6.67% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 2
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
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£375 £295 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% +63.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £260 £245
% change year-on-year
+20.19% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £22.50 £10.99
% change year-on-year
+27.51% +104.82%
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
124 120 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 11.49% 12.51% 12.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 76 49
Average daily rate £315 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £125 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £443 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 10
Average hourly rate £11.75 £12.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.08% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.31 £19.00 £104.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -1.63%

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 26 January 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 25 (92.59%) CSS
2 24 (88.89%) HTML
3 21 (77.78%) jQuery
4 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
4 16 (59.26%) Dreamweaver
5 15 (55.56%) Adobe
6 13 (48.15%) XHTML
7 12 (44.44%) User Experience
8 8 (29.63%) Flash
8 8 (29.63%) Adobe Illustrator
8 8 (29.63%) CSS3
9 7 (25.93%) Online Marketing
9 7 (25.93%) Marketing
9 7 (25.93%) HTML5
9 7 (25.93%) CMS
9 7 (25.93%) MVC
10 6 (22.22%) Web Design
11 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (14.81%) InDesign
12 4 (14.81%) SEO
12 4 (14.81%) W3C
12 4 (14.81%) UX Design
13 3 (11.11%) Apache Solr
13 3 (11.11%) hybris
13 3 (11.11%) Spring MVC
13 3 (11.11%) Integration Testing
13 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (11.11%) MooTools
13 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (11.11%) Build Automation

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 7 (25.93%) CMS
2 3 (11.11%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (14.81%) InDesign
3 3 (11.11%) Acrobat
4 2 (7.41%) Fireworks
4 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (7.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (7.41%) Axure RP
3 1 (3.70%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (25.93%) Marketing
2 3 (11.11%) Advertising
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Designer
2 12 (44.44%) Web Designer
3 11 (40.74%) Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Web Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Photoshop Designer
5 3 (11.11%) UI Developer
5 3 (11.11%) UX Designer
5 3 (11.11%) UI Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) User Experience Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (92.59%) CSS
2 24 (88.89%) HTML
3 21 (77.78%) jQuery
4 13 (48.15%) XHTML
5 8 (29.63%) Flash
5 8 (29.63%) CSS3
6 7 (25.93%) HTML5
7 3 (11.11%) JSP
7 3 (11.11%) Spring
7 3 (11.11%) Spring MVC
7 3 (11.11%) MooTools
8 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) User Experience
2 4 (14.81%) W3C
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) MVC
1 7 (25.93%) Online Marketing
2 6 (22.22%) Web Design
3 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.81%) SEO
4 4 (14.81%) UX Design
5 3 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (11.11%) Build Automation
5 3 (11.11%) Migration
5 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Usability Engineering
6 2 (7.41%) Content Management
6 2 (7.41%) Information Architecture
6 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
2 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) Java
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Adobe
2 3 (11.11%) hybris