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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 258 173 197
Rank change year-on-year
-85 +24
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 142 261 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.67% 1.20% 0.94%
As % of the Applications category 6.38% 10.05% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 170 113
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £163 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £263
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 3
Average hourly rate £23.25 £21.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.13% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.40 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.95 £28.70 £143.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £21.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+31.90% +17.56%
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
2227 2596 2449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.49% 11.95% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1456 1611 1599
Average daily rate £370 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £175 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 155 115
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £27.50 £25.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 27 February 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
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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 +22 40 £375 +11.11% 23
Ealing - 1 £288 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £325 -
Uxbridge - - - -
Wembley - - - - 1
Wimbledon - - - -
Hounslow - - - - 1
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 239 (64.08%) HTML
2 208 (55.76%) CSS
3 203 (54.42%) Adobe Illustrator
4 157 (42.09%) User Experience
5 141 (37.80%) JavaScript
6 114 (30.56%) Adobe
7 107 (28.69%) HTML5
8 93 (24.93%) jQuery
9 79 (21.18%) CSS3
10 63 (16.89%) Agile Software Development
11 59 (15.82%) Marketing
12 57 (15.28%) Finance
13 52 (13.94%) Axure RP
14 51 (13.67%) Apple iOS
15 49 (13.14%) Android
16 48 (12.87%) Responsive Web Design
17 46 (12.33%) Mobile App
18 39 (10.46%) CMS
19 38 (10.19%) Web Design
20 37 (9.92%) Degree
21 35 (9.38%) Graphic Design
22 33 (8.85%) Ajax
22 33 (8.85%) InDesign
23 32 (8.58%) E-Commerce
23 32 (8.58%) Retail
23 32 (8.58%) Git (software)
24 31 (8.31%) Banking
25 30 (8.04%) Flash
26 28 (7.51%) Dreamweaver
26 28 (7.51%) Fireworks

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 39 (10.46%) CMS
2 18 (4.83%) WordPress
3 14 (3.75%) SharePoint
4 11 (2.95%) Drupal
5 8 (2.14%) Apache
6 6 (1.61%) Confluence
7 5 (1.34%) Node.js
8 4 (1.07%) Adobe CQ
8 4 (1.07%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.80%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.80%) Kentico
10 2 (0.54%) IIS
10 2 (0.54%) nginx
10 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.27%) Sitefinity
11 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 203 (54.42%) Adobe Illustrator
2 33 (8.85%) InDesign
3 28 (7.51%) Fireworks
4 25 (6.70%) Acrobat
5 23 (6.17%) MS Office
6 20 (5.36%) MS Visio
7 19 (5.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 17 (4.56%) MS Excel
9 14 (3.75%) Adobe After Effects
10 12 (3.22%) OmniGraffle
11 11 (2.95%) MS PowerPoint
12 6 (1.61%) Adobe Captivate
12 6 (1.61%) ImageReady
13 5 (1.34%) Adobe Premiere
14 4 (1.07%) CINEMA 4D
14 4 (1.07%) MS Project
15 2 (0.54%) Maya
15 2 (0.54%) Final Cut Pro
16 1 (0.27%) Edge Animate
16 1 (0.27%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 3 (0.80%) WebTrends
1 3 (0.80%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.54%) Magento
3 1 (0.27%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.07%) SaaS
3 3 (0.80%) PaaS
4 2 (0.54%) Office 365
4 2 (0.54%) GitHub
4 2 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.07%) Intranet
2 3 (0.80%) Internet
3 2 (0.54%) FTP
3 2 (0.54%) HTTP
3 2 (0.54%) DNS
4 1 (0.27%) Broadband
4 1 (0.27%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.49%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.22%) MySQL
3 3 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
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%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 52 (13.94%) Axure RP
2 32 (8.58%) Git (software)
3 28 (7.51%) Dreamweaver
4 25 (6.70%) Subversion
4 25 (6.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 9 (2.41%) JIRA
6 7 (1.88%) Visual Studio
7 6 (1.61%) Grunt
8 5 (1.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (1.07%) Xcode
9 4 (1.07%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Blend
10 2 (0.54%) Selenium
10 2 (0.54%) QUnit
11 1 (0.27%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.27%) Ant
11 1 (0.27%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.27%) WATIR
11 1 (0.27%) Maven
General
1 59 (15.82%) Marketing
2 57 (15.28%) Finance
3 32 (8.58%) Retail
4 31 (8.31%) Banking
5 13 (3.49%) Publishing
5 13 (3.49%) Games
5 13 (3.49%) Legal
6 10 (2.68%) Law
7 6 (1.61%) Advertising
7 6 (1.61%) Retail Banking
8 5 (1.34%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.34%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.07%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.80%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.80%) German Language
11 2 (0.54%) Music Industry
11 2 (0.54%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.27%) Back Office
12 1 (0.27%) Electronics
12 1 (0.27%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 200 (53.62%) Designer
2 134 (35.92%) Developer
3 64 (17.16%) UI Designer
4 63 (16.89%) Front-End Developer
5 49 (13.14%) UX Designer
6 36 (9.65%) Visual Designer
7 30 (8.04%) Web Developer
8 26 (6.97%) Web Designer
9 18 (4.83%) Senior Designer
10 16 (4.29%) Photoshop Designer
11 15 (4.02%) Graphic Designer
11 15 (4.02%) UI Developer
11 15 (4.02%) UI Programmer
12 14 (3.75%) Digital Designer
13 13 (3.49%) Analyst
14 11 (2.95%) Lead Designer
14 11 (2.95%) HTML Developer
15 10 (2.68%) Senior Developer
15 10 (2.68%) JavaScript Developer
16 9 (2.41%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (64.08%) HTML
2 208 (55.76%) CSS
3 107 (28.69%) HTML5
4 93 (24.93%) jQuery
5 79 (21.18%) CSS3
6 33 (8.85%) Ajax
7 30 (8.04%) Flash
8 27 (7.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 24 (6.43%) Sass
10 23 (6.17%) XML
11 21 (5.63%) XHTML
12 18 (4.83%) .NET
13 17 (4.56%) LESS
13 17 (4.56%) AngularJS
14 14 (3.75%) JSON
15 10 (2.68%) ASP.NET
15 10 (2.68%) REST
16 9 (2.41%) Web Services
16 9 (2.41%) Apache Flex
17 8 (2.14%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 157 (42.09%) User Experience
2 46 (12.33%) Mobile App
3 35 (9.38%) Graphic Design
4 20 (5.36%) Social Media
5 17 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.68%) Digital Media
6 10 (2.68%) E-Learning
6 10 (2.68%) W3C
7 9 (2.41%) Mobile Banking
7 9 (2.41%) Mobile Payment
7 9 (2.41%) Video Editing
7 9 (2.41%) Learning Management System
8 8 (2.14%) Visualisation
9 7 (1.88%) Animation
9 7 (1.88%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.61%) Open Source
10 6 (1.61%) iPhone
10 6 (1.61%) iPad
11 4 (1.07%) Copywriting
11 4 (1.07%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 51 (13.67%) Apple iOS
2 49 (13.14%) Android
3 19 (5.09%) Windows
4 4 (1.07%) Windows Phone
5 2 (0.54%) Linux
5 2 (0.54%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.54%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Phone 7
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.27%) CentOS
6 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.27%) UNIX
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (16.89%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (12.87%) Responsive Web Design
3 38 (10.19%) Web Design
4 32 (8.58%) E-Commerce
5 26 (6.97%) Web Development
6 23 (6.17%) Content Management
6 23 (6.17%) Information Architecture
7 19 (5.09%) Scrum
8 16 (4.29%) OO
9 15 (4.02%) Workflow
10 14 (3.75%) SEO
10 14 (3.75%) Project Management
11 13 (3.49%) Usability Testing
12 12 (3.22%) Email Marketing
13 10 (2.68%) UX Design
13 10 (2.68%) Web Accessibility
13 10 (2.68%) Product Management
13 10 (2.68%) Analytics
14 9 (2.41%) Rapid Prototyping
14 9 (2.41%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 141 (37.80%) JavaScript
2 21 (5.63%) PHP
3 11 (2.95%) ActionScript
4 9 (2.41%) C#
5 8 (2.14%) ActionScript 3.0
6 6 (1.61%) ActionScript 2.0
7 5 (1.34%) PHP5
7 5 (1.34%) SQL
8 4 (1.07%) Objective-C
9 3 (0.80%) Lua
9 3 (0.80%) C
9 3 (0.80%) Java
10 2 (0.54%) XAML
11 1 (0.27%) C++
11 1 (0.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (9.92%) Degree
2 5 (1.34%) VCP4
3 4 (1.07%) HND
4 1 (0.27%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.88%) QA
2 3 (0.80%) 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
1 114 (30.56%) Adobe
2 20 (5.36%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.22%) Facebook
4 10 (2.68%) Apple
5 8 (2.14%) Twitter
6 7 (1.88%) Google
7 4 (1.07%) Quark
7 4 (1.07%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.54%) Venda
8 2 (0.54%) Aprimo
8 2 (0.54%) Zend
8 2 (0.54%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.27%) FatWire
9 1 (0.27%) VMware
9 1 (0.27%) ExactTarget
9 1 (0.27%) Ektron
9 1 (0.27%) iRise
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle
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