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 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 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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 165 194 205
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +11
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 305 225 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.26% 1.02% 0.89%
As % of the Applications category 10.68% 8.42% 7.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 140 142
Average daily rate £338 £275 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £185 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £250
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 11
Average hourly rate £21.50 £12.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.00% -35.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £9.70 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.10 £40.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +105.88%
Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
2857 2673 3350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.85% 12.16% 12.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1828 1717 2042
Average daily rate £373 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 130 177
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.30 £34.35 £26.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.06%
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 April 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 April 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 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
City of London -10 60 £375 +47.05% 16
Kingston Upon Thames -4 3 £400 +45.45%
Bromley - 3 £325 - 2
Surbiton 0 1 £400 +33.33%
Uxbridge -6 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £265 -
Chiswick - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Romford - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Edgware - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Ilford - - - -
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 337 (63.47%) HTML
2 304 (57.25%) CSS
3 280 (52.73%) Adobe Illustrator
4 190 (35.78%) Adobe
5 180 (33.90%) JavaScript
6 137 (25.80%) HTML5
7 129 (24.29%) jQuery
8 114 (21.47%) CSS3
9 80 (15.07%) Axure RP
10 78 (14.69%) Responsive Web Design
11 76 (14.31%) Flash
12 73 (13.75%) Marketing
13 69 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
14 63 (11.86%) E-Commerce
15 59 (11.11%) Degree
16 58 (10.92%) Android
17 57 (10.73%) Web Design
18 55 (10.36%) Finance
19 54 (10.17%) Mobile App
20 52 (9.79%) PHP
21 50 (9.42%) XML
21 50 (9.42%) CMS
21 50 (9.42%) Apple iOS
22 46 (8.66%) InDesign
23 44 (8.29%) Content Management
24 43 (8.10%) Web Development
24 43 (8.10%) Dreamweaver
25 42 (7.91%) Graphic Design
26 41 (7.72%) Fireworks
27 40 (7.53%) Balsamiq Mockups

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 50 (9.42%) CMS
2 19 (3.58%) Drupal
3 17 (3.20%) WordPress
4 11 (2.07%) Node.js
5 6 (1.13%) Umbraco
5 6 (1.13%) Apache
6 5 (0.94%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.75%) Adobe CQ
7 4 (0.75%) Moodle
8 3 (0.56%) Sitefinity
8 3 (0.56%) Confluence
9 2 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.38%) Kentico
9 2 (0.38%) TeamSite
10 1 (0.19%) Immediacy CMS
10 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 280 (52.73%) Adobe Illustrator
2 46 (8.66%) InDesign
3 41 (7.72%) Fireworks
4 31 (5.84%) Acrobat
5 28 (5.27%) OmniGraffle
6 24 (4.52%) Adobe After Effects
7 20 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
8 15 (2.82%) MS Office
9 13 (2.45%) MS Visio
10 11 (2.07%) MS Excel
11 10 (1.88%) MS Project
12 8 (1.51%) CINEMA 4D
13 6 (1.13%) FreeHand
14 4 (0.75%) Adobe Captivate
15 2 (0.38%) GIMP
15 2 (0.38%) Adobe Premiere
15 2 (0.38%) QuarkXPress
16 1 (0.19%) CorelDRAW
16 1 (0.19%) Inkscape
Business Applications
1 17 (3.20%) Google Analytics
2 9 (1.69%) Magento
3 4 (0.75%) SiteCatalyst
4 3 (0.56%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.51%) GitHub
2 5 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.07%) FTP
1 11 (2.07%) Internet
2 8 (1.51%) SSL
2 8 (1.51%) DNS
3 4 (0.75%) Intranet
4 2 (0.38%) HTTP
5 1 (0.19%) Broadband
5 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.01%) MySQL
2 4 (0.75%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.56%) Big Data
4 1 (0.19%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.19%) SQLite
4 1 (0.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 80 (15.07%) Axure RP
2 43 (8.10%) Dreamweaver
3 40 (7.53%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 26 (4.90%) Git (software)
5 25 (4.71%) Subversion
6 9 (1.69%) JIRA
6 9 (1.69%) Xcode
6 9 (1.69%) Microsoft Blend
7 8 (1.51%) Mercurial
8 4 (0.75%) Grunt
8 4 (0.75%) Bitbucket
9 3 (0.56%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.56%) PhoneGap
9 3 (0.56%) Bower
10 2 (0.38%) Selenium
10 2 (0.38%) Flex Builder
10 2 (0.38%) NUnit
10 2 (0.38%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.19%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.19%) Expression Studio
General
1 73 (13.75%) Marketing
2 55 (10.36%) Finance
3 39 (7.34%) Advertising
4 37 (6.97%) Retail
5 35 (6.59%) Banking
6 18 (3.39%) Publishing
7 14 (2.64%) Games
8 12 (2.26%) Investment Banking
9 11 (2.07%) Legal
10 8 (1.51%) Telecoms
11 7 (1.32%) Law
11 7 (1.32%) Front Office
11 7 (1.32%) Interactive Media
12 5 (0.94%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.56%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.38%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.38%) Electronics
14 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 253 (47.65%) Designer
2 163 (30.70%) Developer
3 77 (14.50%) Front-End Developer
4 59 (11.11%) User Experience Designer
5 55 (10.36%) UI Designer
6 52 (9.79%) Visual Designer
7 51 (9.60%) Web Developer
8 31 (5.84%) Digital Designer
9 27 (5.08%) Web Designer
10 23 (4.33%) Analyst
11 20 (3.77%) Front-End Web Developer
11 20 (3.77%) Senior Designer
12 18 (3.39%) Photoshop Designer
12 18 (3.39%) Senior Developer
13 17 (3.20%) Junior
14 14 (2.64%) Graphic Designer
15 13 (2.45%) Junior Designer
16 12 (2.26%) Interface Designer
17 11 (2.07%) Web Editor
17 11 (2.07%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 337 (63.47%) HTML
2 304 (57.25%) CSS
3 137 (25.80%) HTML5
4 129 (24.29%) jQuery
5 114 (21.47%) CSS3
6 76 (14.31%) Flash
7 50 (9.42%) XML
8 38 (7.16%) XHTML
9 36 (6.78%) Ajax
10 30 (5.65%) JSON
11 25 (4.71%) .NET
12 21 (3.95%) AngularJS
12 21 (3.95%) LESS
13 20 (3.77%) ASP.NET
14 16 (3.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 16 (3.01%) LAMP
15 14 (2.64%) Web Services
16 11 (2.07%) Backbone.js
17 10 (1.88%) Razor View Engine
17 10 (1.88%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 54 (10.17%) Mobile App
2 42 (7.91%) Graphic Design
3 29 (5.46%) Social Media
4 22 (4.14%) iPhone
5 17 (3.20%) Open Source
6 14 (2.64%) Digital Media
7 13 (2.45%) Computer Science
8 11 (2.07%) W3C
9 9 (1.69%) Copywriting
10 8 (1.51%) Visualisation
10 8 (1.51%) iPad
10 8 (1.51%) Photography
10 8 (1.51%) Statistics
11 7 (1.32%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.32%) IPTV
11 7 (1.32%) Mathematics
12 6 (1.13%) Animation
12 6 (1.13%) Smartphone
13 5 (0.94%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 58 (10.92%) Android
2 50 (9.42%) Apple iOS
3 37 (6.97%) Windows
4 15 (2.82%) Windows Mobile
5 6 (1.13%) Mac OS X
6 4 (0.75%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.56%) UNIX
8 2 (0.38%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.19%) Linux
9 1 (0.19%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (14.69%) Responsive Web Design
2 69 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (11.86%) E-Commerce
4 57 (10.73%) Web Design
5 44 (8.29%) Content Management
6 43 (8.10%) Web Development
7 40 (7.53%) Analytics
8 32 (6.03%) OO
9 28 (5.27%) Information Architecture
10 27 (5.08%) Project Management
10 27 (5.08%) SEO
11 25 (4.71%) Usability Testing
12 23 (4.33%) Time Management
13 20 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (3.01%) TDD
15 15 (2.82%) Scrum
15 15 (2.82%) Web Analytics
16 14 (2.64%) OOP
16 14 (2.64%) MVC
17 13 (2.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 180 (33.90%) JavaScript
2 52 (9.79%) PHP
3 25 (4.71%) Java
4 13 (2.45%) Objective-C
5 10 (1.88%) Python
5 10 (1.88%) ActionScript
5 10 (1.88%) C++
6 9 (1.69%) XAML
7 5 (0.94%) SQL
7 5 (0.94%) C#
7 5 (0.94%) ActionScript 3.0
8 3 (0.56%) VBA
8 3 (0.56%) C
8 3 (0.56%) Ruby
8 3 (0.56%) Lua
9 2 (0.38%) PHP5
9 2 (0.38%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (0.19%) Perl
10 1 (0.19%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 59 (11.11%) Degree
2 4 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (0.56%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.38%) ACDT
5 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.64%) QA
2 10 (1.88%) SLA
3 4 (0.75%) WCAG
4 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.19%) WAI
4 1 (0.19%) Section 508
Systems Management
1 2 (0.38%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.19%) Plesk
Vendors
1 190 (35.78%) Adobe
2 28 (5.27%) Google
3 27 (5.08%) Microsoft
4 16 (3.01%) Apple
5 9 (1.69%) Facebook
5 9 (1.69%) Twitter
6 7 (1.32%) Oracle
6 7 (1.32%) Infragistics
7 2 (0.38%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.38%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.38%) Alterian
7 2 (0.38%) DoubleClick
7 2 (0.38%) Sony
7 2 (0.38%) Remedy
7 2 (0.38%) Interwoven
7 2 (0.38%) JD Edwards
7 2 (0.38%) Quark
7 2 (0.38%) SAP
7 2 (0.38%) Sun
7 2 (0.38%) Citrix
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