The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 235 181 184
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +3
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 172 275 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.80% 1.22% 1.03%
As % of the Applications category 7.30% 10.29% 8.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 189 122
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£325 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £283 £263
% change year-on-year
+6.19% +7.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 3
Average hourly rate £20.31 £22.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.68% +76.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.11 £18.75 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.10 £29.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £21.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.09%
Photoshop
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
2357 2673 2503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.97% 11.82% 12.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1534 1672 1620
Average daily rate £375 £363 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -4.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 168 116
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £27.50 £25.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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 26 March 2015.

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 26 March 2015.

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 26 March 2015. 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 +14 48 £390 +11.42% 28
Ealing - 1 £288 -
Wimbledon - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Surbiton - - - - 1
Uxbridge - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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.

1 244 (66.49%) HTML
2 213 (58.04%) CSS
3 189 (51.50%) Adobe Illustrator
4 160 (43.60%) User Experience
5 142 (38.69%) JavaScript
6 127 (34.60%) Adobe
7 106 (28.88%) HTML5
8 96 (26.16%) jQuery
9 83 (22.62%) CSS3
10 62 (16.89%) Agile Software Development
11 59 (16.08%) Marketing
11 59 (16.08%) Finance
12 47 (12.81%) Android
13 46 (12.53%) CMS
13 46 (12.53%) Apple iOS
14 43 (11.72%) Axure RP
15 42 (11.44%) Mobile App
16 40 (10.90%) Degree
17 38 (10.35%) Responsive Web Design
18 36 (9.81%) InDesign
18 36 (9.81%) Web Design
19 33 (8.99%) E-Commerce
19 33 (8.99%) Banking
20 32 (8.72%) Retail
20 32 (8.72%) Flash
20 32 (8.72%) Git (software)
20 32 (8.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 30 (8.17%) Graphic Design
22 29 (7.90%) Sass
23 27 (7.36%) Subversion

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 46 (12.53%) CMS
2 16 (4.36%) WordPress
3 10 (2.72%) Drupal
3 10 (2.72%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.45%) Confluence
5 6 (1.63%) Apache
5 6 (1.63%) IIS
5 6 (1.63%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (1.36%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.09%) Node.js
7 4 (1.09%) Adobe CQ
8 3 (0.82%) Kentico
8 3 (0.82%) Immediacy CMS
9 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.54%) Sitefinity
9 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.54%) nginx
10 1 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 189 (51.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 36 (9.81%) InDesign
3 24 (6.54%) Acrobat
3 24 (6.54%) Fireworks
3 24 (6.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 19 (5.18%) MS Office
5 16 (4.36%) MS Visio
5 16 (4.36%) Adobe After Effects
6 13 (3.54%) MS Excel
7 8 (2.18%) OmniGraffle
8 6 (1.63%) ImageReady
8 6 (1.63%) Adobe Premiere
9 5 (1.36%) CINEMA 4D
10 4 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (0.82%) GIMP
12 2 (0.54%) Edge Animate
12 2 (0.54%) Final Cut Pro
13 1 (0.27%) SketchUp
13 1 (0.27%) Maya
13 1 (0.27%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 6 (1.63%) WebTrends
2 4 (1.09%) SiteCatalyst
3 3 (0.82%) Magento
4 1 (0.27%) Tridion
4 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.09%) SaaS
3 3 (0.82%) PaaS
3 3 (0.82%) GitHub
4 2 (0.54%) Office 365
4 2 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.09%) Intranet
2 3 (0.82%) Internet
3 2 (0.54%) FTP
4 1 (0.27%) DNS
4 1 (0.27%) HTTP
4 1 (0.27%) Broadband
4 1 (0.27%) DHCP
4 1 (0.27%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.00%) MySQL
2 8 (2.18%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.82%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.54%) QlikView
5 1 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 43 (11.72%) Axure RP
2 32 (8.72%) Git (software)
3 27 (7.36%) Subversion
3 27 (7.36%) Dreamweaver
4 18 (4.90%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 16 (4.36%) JIRA
6 6 (1.63%) Grunt
7 5 (1.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.09%) Xcode
8 4 (1.09%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.82%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.54%) GCC
11 1 (0.27%) QUnit
11 1 (0.27%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.27%) Gradle
11 1 (0.27%) Yeoman
11 1 (0.27%) Ant
11 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Blend
11 1 (0.27%) Selenium
General
1 59 (16.08%) Marketing
1 59 (16.08%) Finance
2 33 (8.99%) Banking
3 32 (8.72%) Retail
4 14 (3.81%) Games
5 11 (3.00%) Advertising
6 8 (2.18%) Publishing
7 6 (1.63%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.63%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.36%) Multimedia
8 5 (1.36%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.09%) Law
9 4 (1.09%) Legal
9 4 (1.09%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.82%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.82%) German Language
11 2 (0.54%) Arabic Language
11 2 (0.54%) Front Office
12 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 194 (52.86%) Designer
2 134 (36.51%) Developer
3 73 (19.89%) UI Designer
4 59 (16.08%) Front-End Developer
5 51 (13.90%) UX Designer
6 37 (10.08%) Visual Designer
7 35 (9.54%) Web Developer
8 20 (5.45%) Senior Designer
8 20 (5.45%) Web Designer
9 13 (3.54%) Front-End Web Developer
9 13 (3.54%) Photoshop Designer
10 12 (3.27%) Digital Designer
11 11 (3.00%) UI Programmer
11 11 (3.00%) Graphic Designer
11 11 (3.00%) UI Developer
12 10 (2.72%) Interface Designer
12 10 (2.72%) HTML Developer
12 10 (2.72%) Lead Designer
13 9 (2.45%) WordPress Developer
13 9 (2.45%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (66.49%) HTML
2 213 (58.04%) CSS
3 106 (28.88%) HTML5
4 96 (26.16%) jQuery
5 83 (22.62%) CSS3
6 32 (8.72%) Flash
6 32 (8.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 29 (7.90%) Sass
8 25 (6.81%) XML
8 25 (6.81%) XHTML
9 23 (6.27%) Ajax
10 20 (5.45%) LESS
11 19 (5.18%) .NET
12 18 (4.90%) AngularJS
13 11 (3.00%) Web Services
14 9 (2.45%) REST
14 9 (2.45%) ASP.NET
14 9 (2.45%) Apache Flex
15 7 (1.91%) JSON
16 6 (1.63%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 160 (43.60%) User Experience
2 42 (11.44%) Mobile App
3 30 (8.17%) Graphic Design
4 21 (5.72%) Social Media
5 14 (3.81%) W3C
5 14 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (3.00%) Digital Media
7 9 (2.45%) Visualisation
7 9 (2.45%) Mobile Banking
8 8 (2.18%) Computer Science
8 8 (2.18%) Mobile Payment
9 7 (1.91%) Animation
10 6 (1.63%) iPhone
11 5 (1.36%) Open Source
11 5 (1.36%) iPad
11 5 (1.36%) Online Games
11 5 (1.36%) Video Editing
12 4 (1.09%) Photography
12 4 (1.09%) Copywriting
12 4 (1.09%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 47 (12.81%) Android
2 46 (12.53%) Apple iOS
3 20 (5.45%) Windows
4 4 (1.09%) Windows Phone
5 2 (0.54%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.54%) Linux
5 2 (0.54%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Phone 7
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.27%) CentOS
6 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (16.89%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (10.35%) Responsive Web Design
3 36 (9.81%) Web Design
4 33 (8.99%) E-Commerce
5 27 (7.36%) Content Management
6 24 (6.54%) Web Development
7 18 (4.90%) Information Architecture
8 16 (4.36%) CRM
9 15 (4.09%) Scrum
10 14 (3.81%) Workflow
11 13 (3.54%) OO
11 13 (3.54%) Usability Testing
12 12 (3.27%) SEO
12 12 (3.27%) Analytics
13 11 (3.00%) Project Management
13 11 (3.00%) Email Marketing
14 10 (2.72%) Time Management
14 10 (2.72%) UX Design
15 9 (2.45%) Product Management
16 8 (2.18%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 142 (38.69%) JavaScript
2 26 (7.08%) PHP
3 14 (3.81%) SQL
4 11 (3.00%) ActionScript
5 7 (1.91%) ActionScript 3.0
5 7 (1.91%) C#
6 5 (1.36%) ActionScript 2.0
6 5 (1.36%) PHP5
7 4 (1.09%) Objective-C
8 3 (0.82%) C
8 3 (0.82%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.82%) Java
9 2 (0.54%) Lua
9 2 (0.54%) VBA
9 2 (0.54%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.27%) C++
10 1 (0.27%) XAML
10 1 (0.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (10.90%) Degree
2 7 (1.91%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.72%) QA
2 3 (0.82%) SLA
3 1 (0.27%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (0.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.27%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.54%) cPanel
Vendors
1 127 (34.60%) Adobe
2 19 (5.18%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.27%) Facebook
4 8 (2.18%) Sitecore
4 8 (2.18%) Twitter
5 6 (1.63%) Apple
6 5 (1.36%) Google
7 4 (1.09%) Quark
8 3 (0.82%) Oracle
8 3 (0.82%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.54%) Aprimo
9 2 (0.54%) Zend
9 2 (0.54%) FatWire
9 2 (0.54%) Venda
10 1 (0.27%) Ektron
10 1 (0.27%) iRise
10 1 (0.27%) Elastic Path
10 1 (0.27%) Reuters
10 1 (0.27%) VMware
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