The first table below looks at the demand for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 17 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 Leicestershire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 43 31 25
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 4 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.13% 0.45% 1.95%
As % of the Applications category 6.25% 2.56% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate £225 - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £250
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +84.21%
Applications Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
64 39 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 18.13% 17.73% 22.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 13
Average daily rate £225 £375 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +87.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £228 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £448 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 9
Average hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.57% +65.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.32 £13.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.70 £40.00 £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
Photoshop
East Midlands

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Photoshop
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Photoshop across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Photoshop Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Photoshop
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 3 £200 - 1
Loughborough - 1 £375 - 4
Photoshop
East Midlands

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 9 (75.00%) HTML
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (75.00%) CSS
1 9 (75.00%) jQuery
1 9 (75.00%) HTML5
1 9 (75.00%) CSS3
2 6 (50.00%) Adobe
2 6 (50.00%) Content Management
2 6 (50.00%) Web Development
3 5 (41.67%) Web Design
3 5 (41.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (25.00%) CMS
5 3 (25.00%) Google
5 3 (25.00%) Statistics
5 3 (25.00%) Analytics
5 3 (25.00%) Google Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) Zend
6 2 (16.67%) WordPress
6 2 (16.67%) Android
6 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 2 (16.67%) Apache Solr
6 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
6 2 (16.67%) REST
6 2 (16.67%) Sass
6 2 (16.67%) Android Development
6 2 (16.67%) LAMP
6 2 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (16.67%) Ajax
6 2 (16.67%) TDD

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 3 (25.00%) CMS
2 2 (16.67%) WordPress
2 2 (16.67%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Fireworks
1 2 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Web Designer
2 4 (33.33%) Designer
3 3 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Web Editor
3 3 (25.00%) Web Content Editor
3 3 (25.00%) Content Editor
4 2 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Copywriter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) HTML
1 9 (75.00%) CSS
1 9 (75.00%) jQuery
1 9 (75.00%) HTML5
1 9 (75.00%) CSS3
2 4 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (16.67%) Sass
3 2 (16.67%) REST
3 2 (16.67%) SOAP
3 2 (16.67%) XML
3 2 (16.67%) LAMP
3 2 (16.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Content Management
1 6 (50.00%) Web Development
2 5 (41.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (41.67%) Web Design
3 3 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Android Development
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) Mobile Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) PHP
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Adobe
2 3 (25.00%) Google
3 2 (16.67%) Zend
3 2 (16.67%) Apple