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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 206 202 192
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 241 273 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.98% 1.09% 0.99%
As % of the Applications category 8.40% 9.29% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 191 153
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£325 £325 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £163 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 1
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.53% -13.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -2.77%
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
2868 2939 3220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.71% 11.69% 12.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1913 1891 2063
Average daily rate £350 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £185 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 150 212
Average hourly rate £17.42 £16.80 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.69% -6.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.00 £34.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -4.83%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +22 69 £375 +36.36% 23
Canary Wharf +25 4 £300 -
Bromley +2 4 £325 - 4
Hammersmith -2 1 - -
Mayfair - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
Ruislip - - - - 1
Twickenham - - - -
Hackney - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 342 (65.27%) HTML
2 315 (60.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 310 (59.16%) CSS
4 213 (40.65%) User Experience
5 199 (37.98%) Adobe
6 189 (36.07%) JavaScript
7 147 (28.05%) HTML5
8 130 (24.81%) CSS3
9 124 (23.66%) jQuery
10 106 (20.23%) Agile Software Development
11 87 (16.60%) Flash
12 86 (16.41%) Marketing
13 80 (15.27%) InDesign
14 71 (13.55%) Responsive Web Design
15 68 (12.98%) Android
15 68 (12.98%) Finance
16 60 (11.45%) CMS
17 58 (11.07%) Axure RP
18 57 (10.88%) Apple iOS
18 57 (10.88%) Fireworks
19 56 (10.69%) Dreamweaver
20 53 (10.11%) Ajax
21 51 (9.73%) Degree
22 50 (9.54%) Social Media
23 48 (9.16%) Mobile App
23 48 (9.16%) E-Commerce
24 43 (8.21%) Web Development
24 43 (8.21%) Content Management
24 43 (8.21%) Banking
25 42 (8.02%) AngularJS

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 60 (11.45%) CMS
2 37 (7.06%) SharePoint
3 20 (3.82%) Node.js
4 18 (3.44%) WordPress
5 14 (2.67%) Apache
6 9 (1.72%) Umbraco
6 9 (1.72%) Drupal
6 9 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (1.53%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (1.15%) IIS
9 4 (0.76%) Joomla!
10 3 (0.57%) Sitefinity
10 3 (0.57%) Lync
11 2 (0.38%) Adobe CQ
11 2 (0.38%) Confluence
11 2 (0.38%) Moodle
11 2 (0.38%) TeamSite
12 1 (0.19%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.19%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (0.19%) GlassFish
Applications
1 315 (60.11%) Adobe Illustrator
2 80 (15.27%) InDesign
3 57 (10.88%) Fireworks
4 41 (7.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 32 (6.11%) Adobe After Effects
6 30 (5.73%) MS Office
7 29 (5.53%) MS Excel
8 28 (5.34%) OmniGraffle
9 17 (3.24%) Acrobat
10 15 (2.86%) MS Project
11 12 (2.29%) MS Visio
12 6 (1.15%) CINEMA 4D
13 5 (0.95%) Adobe Premiere
14 4 (0.76%) GIMP
14 4 (0.76%) Adobe Captivate
15 3 (0.57%) AutoCAD
15 3 (0.57%) Maya
16 2 (0.38%) 3ds Max
16 2 (0.38%) CorelDRAW
17 1 (0.19%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 15 (2.86%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.76%) Magento
3 2 (0.38%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.19%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.19%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.19%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.19%) Office 365
2 1 (0.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.15%) Internet
2 26 (4.96%) Intranet
3 6 (1.15%) HTTP
4 3 (0.57%) FTP
4 3 (0.57%) DNS
5 2 (0.38%) LAN
5 2 (0.38%) WAN
6 1 (0.19%) Broadband
6 1 (0.19%) SSL
6 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.19%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (4.01%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.44%) MySQL
3 4 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.38%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.19%) MS Access
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 58 (11.07%) Axure RP
2 56 (10.69%) Dreamweaver
3 36 (6.87%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 35 (6.68%) Subversion
5 30 (5.73%) Git (software)
6 22 (4.20%) Visual Studio
7 12 (2.29%) Microsoft Blend
8 10 (1.91%) NUnit
9 8 (1.53%) Eclipse
10 7 (1.34%) JIRA
11 6 (1.15%) Sublime Text
11 6 (1.15%) Mercurial
12 5 (0.95%) IntelliJ
12 5 (0.95%) Flex Builder
12 5 (0.95%) Cucumber
12 5 (0.95%) Capybara
12 5 (0.95%) Grunt
13 4 (0.76%) Sinon.JS
14 3 (0.57%) Firebug
14 3 (0.57%) Bitbucket
General
1 86 (16.41%) Marketing
2 68 (12.98%) Finance
3 43 (8.21%) Banking
4 41 (7.82%) Publishing
5 36 (6.87%) Retail
6 22 (4.20%) Advertising
7 20 (3.82%) Games
8 16 (3.05%) Retail Banking
9 15 (2.86%) Legal
10 9 (1.72%) Investment Banking
11 7 (1.34%) Telecoms
12 6 (1.15%) Interactive Media
13 5 (0.95%) Law
14 4 (0.76%) German Language
15 2 (0.38%) Electronics
15 2 (0.38%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.38%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.19%) Front Office
16 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.19%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 243 (46.37%) Designer
2 183 (34.92%) Developer
3 96 (18.32%) Front-End Developer
4 63 (12.02%) User Experience Designer
5 52 (9.92%) UI Designer
6 36 (6.87%) Web Designer
6 36 (6.87%) Digital Designer
7 34 (6.49%) Visual Designer
8 31 (5.92%) Photoshop Designer
9 30 (5.73%) Web Developer
10 29 (5.53%) UI Developer
11 26 (4.96%) Graphic Designer
12 23 (4.39%) UI Programmer
13 19 (3.63%) Senior Designer
14 17 (3.24%) Analyst
15 16 (3.05%) Senior Developer
16 14 (2.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
17 12 (2.29%) Junior
17 12 (2.29%) Interface Designer
17 12 (2.29%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 342 (65.27%) HTML
2 310 (59.16%) CSS
3 147 (28.05%) HTML5
4 130 (24.81%) CSS3
5 124 (23.66%) jQuery
6 87 (16.60%) Flash
7 53 (10.11%) Ajax
8 42 (8.02%) AngularJS
9 40 (7.63%) XML
10 31 (5.92%) JSON
11 30 (5.73%) .NET
12 29 (5.53%) Sass
12 29 (5.53%) XHTML
13 23 (4.39%) ASP.NET
14 21 (4.01%) LESS
15 18 (3.44%) Apache Flex
15 18 (3.44%) WPF
15 18 (3.44%) Backbone.js
16 17 (3.24%) Silverlight
17 16 (3.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 213 (40.65%) User Experience
2 50 (9.54%) Social Media
3 48 (9.16%) Mobile App
4 39 (7.44%) Graphic Design
5 26 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (4.96%) iPhone
6 19 (3.63%) Animation
7 15 (2.86%) W3C
8 11 (2.10%) Wiki
9 9 (1.72%) Open Source
10 8 (1.53%) Smartphone
10 8 (1.53%) Copywriting
10 8 (1.53%) Photography
10 8 (1.53%) E-Learning
11 7 (1.34%) Video Editing
11 7 (1.34%) Computer Science
11 7 (1.34%) Learning Management System
11 7 (1.34%) Digital Media
11 7 (1.34%) iPad
12 6 (1.15%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 68 (12.98%) Android
2 57 (10.88%) Apple iOS
3 35 (6.68%) Windows
4 16 (3.05%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (0.95%) UNIX
6 4 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.76%) Linux
7 3 (0.57%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.38%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.38%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (20.23%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (13.55%) Responsive Web Design
3 48 (9.16%) E-Commerce
4 43 (8.21%) Web Development
4 43 (8.21%) Content Management
5 39 (7.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 33 (6.30%) Project Management
7 32 (6.11%) Web Design
7 32 (6.11%) SEO
8 30 (5.73%) OO
9 27 (5.15%) TDD
10 26 (4.96%) MVC
11 24 (4.58%) Analytics
12 20 (3.82%) Information Architecture
13 19 (3.63%) Scrum
14 18 (3.44%) Workflow
15 15 (2.86%) Usability Testing
15 15 (2.86%) User Experience Design
16 14 (2.67%) Web Accessibility
17 13 (2.48%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 189 (36.07%) JavaScript
2 32 (6.11%) PHP
3 30 (5.73%) Java
4 23 (4.39%) C#
5 21 (4.01%) ActionScript
6 17 (3.24%) XAML
7 14 (2.67%) ActionScript 3.0
8 8 (1.53%) SQL
9 6 (1.15%) Lua
10 5 (0.95%) Ruby
10 5 (0.95%) ActionScript 2.0
11 3 (0.57%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.57%) C++
11 3 (0.57%) PHP5
12 2 (0.38%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.38%) Python
13 1 (0.19%) C
13 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.19%) VB
13 1 (0.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 51 (9.73%) Degree
2 5 (0.95%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.57%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.19%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.19%) ISEB
4 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.19%) MCTS
4 1 (0.19%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.05%) QA
2 5 (0.95%) WCAG
3 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.19%) WAI
3 1 (0.19%) Section 508
System Software
1 5 (0.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 199 (37.98%) Adobe
2 39 (7.44%) Microsoft
3 24 (4.58%) Google
4 16 (3.05%) Apple
5 9 (1.72%) EPiServer
6 8 (1.53%) Facebook
6 8 (1.53%) Sitecore
7 7 (1.34%) ExactTarget
8 6 (1.15%) Ektron
8 6 (1.15%) Infragistics
8 6 (1.15%) RedDot
9 5 (0.95%) Twitter
10 4 (0.76%) Zend
11 3 (0.57%) SAP
11 3 (0.57%) Oracle
11 3 (0.57%) JD Edwards
11 3 (0.57%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.57%) MobileIron
12 2 (0.38%) Lyris
12 2 (0.38%) Xamarin
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