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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 212 268 195
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -73
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 212 153 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.00% 0.72% 1.11%
As % of the Applications category 9.33% 6.85% 9.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 108 165
Average daily rate £350 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £313 £260
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +20.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 9
Average hourly rate £22.25 £17.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.14% -18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.05 £10.60 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.45 £24.40 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £28.10 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-4.50% +18.29%
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
2273 2234 2592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.73% 10.53% 11.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1500 1472 1640
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £174 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 111 160
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £32.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -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 11 February 2016.

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
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 11 February 2016. 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 +31 42 £338 -3.57% 16
Bromley -1 7 £325 -
Canary Wharf 0 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £275 -
Feltham - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 - -
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 311 (63.60%) HTML
2 281 (57.46%) Adobe Illustrator
3 263 (53.78%) CSS
4 236 (48.26%) User Experience
5 225 (46.01%) Adobe
6 205 (41.92%) JavaScript
7 185 (37.83%) Agile Software Development
8 130 (26.58%) HTML5
9 125 (25.56%) jQuery
10 104 (21.27%) Front End Development
11 94 (19.22%) CSS3
12 92 (18.81%) E-Commerce
13 91 (18.61%) Finance
14 82 (16.77%) Marketing
15 72 (14.72%) CMS
15 72 (14.72%) Axure RP
15 72 (14.72%) AngularJS
16 69 (14.11%) Sass
17 63 (12.88%) Banking
18 60 (12.27%) PHP
19 59 (12.07%) Responsive Web Design
20 51 (10.43%) WordPress
21 48 (9.82%) Investment Banking
21 48 (9.82%) Degree
22 47 (9.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
23 46 (9.41%) Graphic Design
24 45 (9.20%) Project Management
24 45 (9.20%) UX Design
25 44 (9.00%) Workflow
25 44 (9.00%) MVC

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 72 (14.72%) CMS
2 51 (10.43%) WordPress
3 43 (8.79%) Node.js
4 16 (3.27%) Apache
5 14 (2.86%) Confluence
6 12 (2.45%) Umbraco
7 10 (2.04%) SharePoint
8 8 (1.64%) Drupal
8 8 (1.64%) Moodle
9 5 (1.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 5 (1.02%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.82%) ArcGIS
10 4 (0.82%) Joomla!
10 4 (0.82%) WebSphere Portal
11 3 (0.61%) Alfresco
11 3 (0.61%) ExpressionEngine
11 3 (0.61%) Mule
11 3 (0.61%) Mule ESB
11 3 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.61%) WildFly
Applications
1 281 (57.46%) Adobe Illustrator
2 47 (9.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 39 (7.98%) InDesign
4 33 (6.75%) MS Office
5 25 (5.11%) Fireworks
6 24 (4.91%) MS Excel
7 22 (4.50%) Adobe After Effects
8 21 (4.29%) OmniGraffle
9 20 (4.09%) MS PowerPoint
10 10 (2.04%) MS Visio
11 8 (1.64%) Acrobat
12 7 (1.43%) SketchUp
13 5 (1.02%) Adobe Premiere
13 5 (1.02%) AutoCAD
14 4 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
15 2 (0.41%) PaintShop Pro
16 1 (0.20%) 3ds Max
16 1 (0.20%) FreeHand
16 1 (0.20%) MS Project
16 1 (0.20%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.82%) Magento
1 4 (0.82%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.41%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.20%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.07%) Google Analytics
2 12 (2.45%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.45%) GitHub
3 9 (1.84%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 9 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.23%) MailChimp
5 2 (0.41%) Heroku
5 2 (0.41%) Pure360
5 2 (0.41%) SaaS
6 1 (0.20%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.20%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.20%) Responsys
6 1 (0.20%) Trello
6 1 (0.20%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.86%) Intranet
2 13 (2.66%) Internet
3 3 (0.61%) Firewall
3 3 (0.61%) FTP
3 3 (0.61%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (0.61%) VPN
4 2 (0.41%) DVB
4 2 (0.41%) HTTP
4 2 (0.41%) SSH
5 1 (0.20%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.68%) MySQL
2 7 (1.43%) MongoDB
3 5 (1.02%) NoSQL
3 5 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (1.02%) SQL Server
4 4 (0.82%) GIS
4 4 (0.82%) Oracle Database
4 4 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.41%) MS Access
5 2 (0.41%) Redis
6 1 (0.20%) Big Data
6 1 (0.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 72 (14.72%) Axure RP
2 42 (8.59%) Dreamweaver
3 38 (7.77%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 38 (7.77%) Git (software)
4 23 (4.70%) Subversion
4 23 (4.70%) Visual Studio
5 21 (4.29%) JIRA
6 19 (3.89%) Grunt
7 16 (3.27%) gulp
8 11 (2.25%) WebStorm
9 10 (2.04%) Cucumber
10 9 (1.84%) Jasmine
11 8 (1.64%) FogBugz
11 8 (1.64%) Jenkins
11 8 (1.64%) Vagrant
12 7 (1.43%) Mocha
13 6 (1.23%) Selenium
14 5 (1.02%) Maven
14 5 (1.02%) WebDriver
15 4 (0.82%) Xcode
General
1 91 (18.61%) Finance
2 82 (16.77%) Marketing
3 63 (12.88%) Banking
4 48 (9.82%) Investment Banking
5 29 (5.93%) Back Office
5 29 (5.93%) Games
6 27 (5.52%) Retail
7 16 (3.27%) Publishing
7 16 (3.27%) Telecoms
8 13 (2.66%) Electronics
9 9 (1.84%) Advertising
10 4 (0.82%) Brand Awareness
10 4 (0.82%) Front Office
10 4 (0.82%) Legal
10 4 (0.82%) Local Government
10 4 (0.82%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.82%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.61%) Automotive
12 2 (0.41%) Law
12 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 219 (44.79%) Designer
2 177 (36.20%) Developer
3 97 (19.84%) UX Designer
4 91 (18.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 59 (12.07%) UI Designer
6 45 (9.20%) Web Developer
7 44 (9.00%) Photoshop Designer
8 43 (8.79%) Visual Designer
9 39 (7.98%) HTML Developer
10 33 (6.75%) JavaScript Developer
11 30 (6.13%) UI Developer
12 29 (5.93%) Digital Designer
13 28 (5.73%) HTML CSS Developer
14 24 (4.91%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 23 (4.70%) Senior Developer
16 22 (4.50%) Web Designer
17 20 (4.09%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 20 (4.09%) WordPress Developer
18 16 (3.27%) UI/UX Designer
19 14 (2.86%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 311 (63.60%) HTML
2 263 (53.78%) CSS
3 130 (26.58%) HTML5
4 125 (25.56%) jQuery
5 94 (19.22%) CSS3
6 72 (14.72%) AngularJS
7 69 (14.11%) Sass
8 41 (8.38%) Flash
9 37 (7.57%) LESS
10 32 (6.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 30 (6.13%) .NET
12 28 (5.73%) XML
13 26 (5.32%) JSON
14 25 (5.11%) ASP.NET
15 20 (4.09%) Web Services
16 19 (3.89%) React
17 17 (3.48%) ASP.NET MVC
17 17 (3.48%) RESTful
18 16 (3.27%) WPF
19 15 (3.07%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 236 (48.26%) User Experience
2 46 (9.41%) Graphic Design
3 29 (5.93%) Fixed Income
4 25 (5.11%) Mobile App
5 23 (4.70%) Visualisation
6 22 (4.50%) Photography
7 21 (4.29%) Social Media
8 17 (3.48%) Animation
9 15 (3.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 13 (2.66%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (2.66%) Digital Media
11 10 (2.04%) Computer Science
11 10 (2.04%) e-Learning
12 8 (1.64%) Augmented Reality
12 8 (1.64%) Online Games
13 7 (1.43%) Blog
13 7 (1.43%) Copywriting
13 7 (1.43%) Psychology
14 5 (1.02%) Internet of Things
14 5 (1.02%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 21 (4.29%) Android
2 20 (4.09%) Apple iOS
3 14 (2.86%) Windows
4 8 (1.64%) Linux
5 4 (0.82%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.61%) CentOS
6 3 (0.61%) Unix
7 2 (0.41%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (37.83%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (21.27%) Front End Development
3 92 (18.81%) E-Commerce
4 59 (12.07%) Responsive Web Design
5 45 (9.20%) Project Management
5 45 (9.20%) UX Design
6 44 (9.00%) MVC
6 44 (9.00%) Workflow
7 43 (8.79%) Web Design
8 39 (7.98%) Scrum
8 39 (7.98%) Typography
9 33 (6.75%) Web Development
10 32 (6.54%) Usability Testing
11 26 (5.32%) Ethnography
12 24 (4.91%) Mobile First
13 22 (4.50%) Analytics
14 19 (3.89%) Data Visualisation
14 19 (3.89%) Information Architecture
15 18 (3.68%) BDD
15 18 (3.68%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 205 (41.92%) JavaScript
2 60 (12.27%) PHP
3 22 (4.50%) SQL
4 19 (3.89%) ActionScript
5 16 (3.27%) XAML
6 15 (3.07%) Java
7 13 (2.66%) C#
8 10 (2.04%) ActionScript 3.0
8 10 (2.04%) C
9 4 (0.82%) ActionScript 2.0
9 4 (0.82%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.61%) Apple Swift
10 3 (0.61%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.61%) Ruby
11 2 (0.41%) ANSI C
11 2 (0.41%) C++
11 2 (0.41%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.20%) ECMAScript
12 1 (0.20%) Perl
Qualifications
1 48 (9.82%) Degree
2 9 (1.84%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.82%) DV Cleared
3 4 (0.82%) ISTQB
3 4 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.20%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.20%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.68%) QA
2 4 (0.82%) WAI
2 4 (0.82%) WCAG
3 3 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (1.02%) Docker
2 4 (0.82%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.61%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (0.61%) Ansible
1 3 (0.61%) Kibana
1 3 (0.61%) logstash
1 3 (0.61%) Rundeck
1 3 (0.61%) Salt
1 3 (0.61%) ZABBIX
2 2 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 225 (46.01%) Adobe
2 42 (8.59%) Microsoft
3 20 (4.09%) Google
4 10 (2.04%) Twitter
5 8 (1.64%) Zend
6 7 (1.43%) Oracle
7 6 (1.23%) Atlassian
8 5 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.82%) ESRI
9 4 (0.82%) Fujitsu
9 4 (0.82%) Lumension
9 4 (0.82%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 4 (0.82%) Sitecore
9 4 (0.82%) Sophos
10 3 (0.61%) DevExpress
10 3 (0.61%) EPiServer
10 3 (0.61%) hybris
10 3 (0.61%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.61%) Telerik
10 3 (0.61%) VMware
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