The first table below looks at the demand for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 23 July 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 London 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 190 189 188
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 249 260 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.07% 1.07% 0.99%
As % of the Applications category 9.24% 8.74% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 164 163
Average daily rate
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of your Daily Rate
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£325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £182 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 7
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
2696 2975 3424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.61% 12.27% 12.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1757 1888 2139
Average daily rate £350 £378 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.28% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +2.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 171 224
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.90 £27.85 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in London

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in London

Photoshop
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Photoshop across the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Photoshop Daily Rate Histogram in London

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in London

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Photoshop across the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Photoshop Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Photoshop
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +26 63 £400 +45.45% 26
Canary Wharf +35 10 £300 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £400 -
Hammersmith +4 1 - -
Croydon +2 1 £300 -
Enfield - - - -
Hackney - - - - 1
Orpington - - - -
Ruislip - - - - 1
Sidcup - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Bexley - - - -
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 374 (67.51%) HTML
2 342 (61.73%) Adobe Illustrator
3 339 (61.19%) CSS
4 237 (42.78%) Adobe
5 190 (34.30%) JavaScript
6 154 (27.80%) HTML5
7 134 (24.19%) jQuery
8 122 (22.02%) CSS3
9 98 (17.69%) Flash
10 92 (16.61%) Marketing
11 85 (15.34%) InDesign
12 80 (14.44%) Responsive Web Design
13 75 (13.54%) Finance
14 71 (12.82%) Android
15 64 (11.55%) Axure RP
16 59 (10.65%) Mobile App
16 59 (10.65%) Dreamweaver
17 57 (10.29%) E-Commerce
18 56 (10.11%) CMS
19 55 (9.93%) Social Media
20 53 (9.57%) Apple iOS
20 53 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
21 50 (9.03%) Ajax
21 50 (9.03%) Fireworks
22 49 (8.84%) Web Development
23 48 (8.66%) Degree
24 46 (8.30%) Windows
25 45 (8.12%) PHP
25 45 (8.12%) Web Design
26 44 (7.94%) Microsoft

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 56 (10.11%) CMS
2 29 (5.23%) SharePoint
3 22 (3.97%) WordPress
4 16 (2.89%) Node.js
5 13 (2.35%) Apache
6 11 (1.99%) Drupal
7 9 (1.62%) Umbraco
8 8 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.72%) Joomla!
9 4 (0.72%) IIS
9 4 (0.72%) Adobe CQ
9 4 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.54%) Sitefinity
11 2 (0.36%) Moodle
11 2 (0.36%) TeamSite
11 2 (0.36%) Lync
12 1 (0.18%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.18%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (0.18%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.18%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 342 (61.73%) Adobe Illustrator
2 85 (15.34%) InDesign
3 50 (9.03%) Fireworks
4 33 (5.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 32 (5.78%) Acrobat
6 31 (5.60%) Adobe After Effects
7 29 (5.23%) OmniGraffle
7 29 (5.23%) MS Office
8 27 (4.87%) MS Excel
9 10 (1.81%) MS Project
10 9 (1.62%) MS Visio
11 5 (0.90%) CINEMA 4D
12 4 (0.72%) Adobe Captivate
12 4 (0.72%) Adobe Premiere
12 4 (0.72%) GIMP
13 3 (0.54%) AutoCAD
14 2 (0.36%) 3ds Max
14 2 (0.36%) CorelDRAW
15 1 (0.18%) Maya
15 1 (0.18%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 15 (2.71%) Google Analytics
2 7 (1.26%) Magento
3 4 (0.72%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.36%) SiteCatalyst
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.18%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.18%) Office 365
3 1 (0.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.60%) Internet
2 23 (4.15%) Intranet
3 6 (1.08%) HTTP
4 3 (0.54%) FTP
5 2 (0.36%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.18%) VPN
6 1 (0.18%) DNS
6 1 (0.18%) SSL
6 1 (0.18%) Broadband
6 1 (0.18%) LAN
6 1 (0.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (3.43%) MySQL
2 13 (2.35%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.36%) Big Data
5 1 (0.18%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 64 (11.55%) Axure RP
2 59 (10.65%) Dreamweaver
3 32 (5.78%) Subversion
4 30 (5.42%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 23 (4.15%) Git (software)
6 16 (2.89%) Visual Studio
7 12 (2.17%) Microsoft Blend
8 10 (1.81%) NUnit
9 8 (1.44%) Eclipse
10 7 (1.26%) JIRA
10 7 (1.26%) Flex Builder
11 6 (1.08%) Sublime Text
12 5 (0.90%) Capybara
12 5 (0.90%) Cucumber
12 5 (0.90%) IntelliJ
13 4 (0.72%) Bitbucket
13 4 (0.72%) Sinon.JS
14 2 (0.36%) Firebug
15 1 (0.18%) FrontPage
15 1 (0.18%) Redmine
General
1 92 (16.61%) Marketing
2 75 (13.54%) Finance
3 43 (7.76%) Banking
4 40 (7.22%) Retail
5 35 (6.32%) Publishing
6 25 (4.51%) Advertising
7 17 (3.07%) Games
8 12 (2.17%) Legal
8 12 (2.17%) Retail Banking
9 11 (1.99%) Investment Banking
10 8 (1.44%) Telecoms
11 6 (1.08%) Law
12 4 (0.72%) Front Office
12 4 (0.72%) Interactive Media
12 4 (0.72%) German Language
13 3 (0.54%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.54%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.18%) Electronics
15 1 (0.18%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 271 (48.92%) Designer
2 180 (32.49%) Developer
3 82 (14.80%) Front-End Developer
4 66 (11.91%) User Experience Designer
5 54 (9.75%) Visual Designer
5 54 (9.75%) UI Designer
6 39 (7.04%) Web Developer
7 38 (6.86%) Digital Designer
8 28 (5.05%) Web Designer
9 27 (4.87%) Photoshop Designer
10 25 (4.51%) Senior Designer
11 24 (4.33%) Graphic Designer
11 24 (4.33%) UI Developer
12 20 (3.61%) Senior Developer
13 17 (3.07%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 17 (3.07%) UI Programmer
14 14 (2.53%) Junior
15 13 (2.35%) Front-End Web Developer
16 12 (2.17%) Junior Designer
16 12 (2.17%) Senior User Experience Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 374 (67.51%) HTML
2 339 (61.19%) CSS
3 154 (27.80%) HTML5
4 134 (24.19%) jQuery
5 122 (22.02%) CSS3
6 98 (17.69%) Flash
7 50 (9.03%) Ajax
8 41 (7.40%) XML
9 35 (6.32%) XHTML
10 34 (6.14%) AngularJS
11 28 (5.05%) JSON
12 25 (4.51%) .NET
13 22 (3.97%) ASP.NET
13 22 (3.97%) LESS
14 18 (3.25%) Backbone.js
14 18 (3.25%) Sass
14 18 (3.25%) Apache Flex
14 18 (3.25%) WPF
15 17 (3.07%) Silverlight
16 15 (2.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 59 (10.65%) Mobile App
2 55 (9.93%) Social Media
3 42 (7.58%) Graphic Design
4 35 (6.32%) iPhone
5 15 (2.71%) Digital Media
6 14 (2.53%) Animation
6 14 (2.53%) Photography
7 12 (2.17%) Computer Science
8 11 (1.99%) Wiki
8 11 (1.99%) W3C
9 9 (1.62%) Copywriting
9 9 (1.62%) Open Source
10 8 (1.44%) Visualisation
10 8 (1.44%) RIA
11 7 (1.26%) Online Banking
11 7 (1.26%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.26%) Streaming Video
11 7 (1.26%) Smartphone
11 7 (1.26%) iPad
12 5 (0.90%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 71 (12.82%) Android
2 53 (9.57%) Apple iOS
3 46 (8.30%) Windows
4 21 (3.79%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (0.90%) UNIX
6 4 (0.72%) Linux
6 4 (0.72%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.36%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.36%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.18%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (14.44%) Responsive Web Design
2 57 (10.29%) E-Commerce
3 53 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (8.84%) Web Development
5 45 (8.12%) Web Design
6 41 (7.40%) Content Management
7 37 (6.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 33 (5.96%) OO
9 28 (5.05%) TDD
10 25 (4.51%) Analytics
11 23 (4.15%) Project Management
12 22 (3.97%) SEO
13 20 (3.61%) Information Architecture
14 19 (3.43%) MVC
15 18 (3.25%) Usability Testing
15 18 (3.25%) Time Management
16 17 (3.07%) Workflow
17 16 (2.89%) User Experience Design
18 14 (2.53%) Scrum
19 12 (2.17%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 190 (34.30%) JavaScript
2 45 (8.12%) PHP
3 27 (4.87%) Java
4 18 (3.25%) ActionScript
5 17 (3.07%) XAML
6 12 (2.17%) C#
7 10 (1.81%) SQL
8 9 (1.62%) ActionScript 3.0
9 7 (1.26%) Ruby
10 6 (1.08%) Lua
11 4 (0.72%) PHP5
12 3 (0.54%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.54%) C++
13 2 (0.36%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.36%) VBA
13 2 (0.36%) Python
13 2 (0.36%) ActionScript 2.0
14 1 (0.18%) CoffeeScript
14 1 (0.18%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (8.66%) Degree
2 2 (0.36%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.18%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.18%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.18%) ISEB
3 1 (0.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.89%) QA
2 5 (0.90%) WCAG
3 2 (0.36%) SLA
4 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.18%) WAI
4 1 (0.18%) Section 508
System Software
1 4 (0.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 237 (42.78%) Adobe
2 44 (7.94%) Microsoft
3 23 (4.15%) Google
4 11 (1.99%) Apple
5 8 (1.44%) Sitecore
6 7 (1.26%) EPiServer
6 7 (1.26%) Facebook
6 7 (1.26%) Infragistics
7 6 (1.08%) Twitter
7 6 (1.08%) Ektron
8 4 (0.72%) Zend
8 4 (0.72%) Oracle
9 3 (0.54%) RedDot
9 3 (0.54%) ExactTarget
9 3 (0.54%) Lyris
10 2 (0.36%) Sencha
10 2 (0.36%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.36%) MobileIron
10 2 (0.36%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.36%) Atlassian
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