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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 218 206 204
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 224 244 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.93% 1.02% 1.01%
As % of the Applications category 8.05% 8.75% 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 165 168
Average daily rate
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£340 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £194 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £250
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 2
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +15.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £18.00 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.60 £80.00 £21.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
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
2781 2787 2970
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.55% 11.62% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1885 1818 1876
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £165 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 180 168
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £30.00 £25.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.22 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-1.46% -1.79%

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 31 August 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
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 31 August 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 -7 59 £325 -11.26% 12
Croydon - 6 - -
Feltham - 2 £350 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames -3 1 £400 -
Hammersmith -4 1 £340 -
Bromley -7 1 £325 - 1
Westminster - 1 £480 -
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 266 (63.94%) HTML
2 239 (57.45%) CSS
3 219 (52.64%) Adobe Illustrator
4 185 (44.47%) User Experience
5 176 (42.31%) JavaScript
6 175 (42.07%) Adobe
7 132 (31.73%) HTML5
8 130 (31.25%) CSS3
9 113 (27.16%) jQuery
10 103 (24.76%) Agile Software Development
11 77 (18.51%) Responsive Web Design
12 60 (14.42%) Marketing
13 54 (12.98%) Web Design
14 50 (12.02%) Axure RP
15 49 (11.78%) AngularJS
15 49 (11.78%) CMS
16 46 (11.06%) E-Commerce
17 43 (10.34%) InDesign
17 43 (10.34%) Sass
18 42 (10.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
19 41 (9.86%) Finance
20 39 (9.38%) MVC
20 39 (9.38%) PHP
21 38 (9.13%) Dreamweaver
21 38 (9.13%) Graphic Design
22 37 (8.89%) Degree
22 37 (8.89%) Flash
23 35 (8.41%) Scrum
23 35 (8.41%) Retail
24 33 (7.93%) Git (software)

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 49 (11.78%) CMS
2 24 (5.77%) WordPress
3 22 (5.29%) Node.js
4 13 (3.13%) Confluence
5 11 (2.64%) SharePoint
5 11 (2.64%) Umbraco
6 7 (1.68%) IIS
6 7 (1.68%) Apache
6 7 (1.68%) Drupal
7 6 (1.44%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 5 (1.20%) Immediacy CMS
8 5 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.48%) Moodle
9 2 (0.48%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.24%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.24%) LiveLink
10 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.24%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.24%) Mule
Applications
1 219 (52.64%) Adobe Illustrator
2 43 (10.34%) InDesign
3 42 (10.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 30 (7.21%) MS Excel
5 27 (6.49%) Fireworks
6 22 (5.29%) Adobe After Effects
6 22 (5.29%) MS Office
7 18 (4.33%) MS PowerPoint
8 16 (3.85%) Acrobat
9 15 (3.61%) MS Visio
10 13 (3.13%) OmniGraffle
11 5 (1.20%) GIMP
11 5 (1.20%) Vectorworks
12 3 (0.72%) Revit
12 3 (0.72%) CINEMA 4D
12 3 (0.72%) AutoCAD
12 3 (0.72%) Adobe Premiere
13 2 (0.48%) ImageReady
13 2 (0.48%) Adobe Captivate
14 1 (0.24%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (1.68%) Magento
2 5 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.96%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.24%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.57%) Google Analytics
2 11 (2.64%) Adobe Analytics
2 11 (2.64%) GitHub
3 5 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.48%) MailChimp
4 2 (0.48%) Responsys
5 1 (0.24%) eCircle
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.61%) Intranet
2 12 (2.88%) Internet
3 3 (0.72%) WebEx
4 2 (0.48%) SSL
4 2 (0.48%) WEP
4 2 (0.48%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.24%) VPN
5 1 (0.24%) DNS
5 1 (0.24%) SMS
5 1 (0.24%) DHCP
5 1 (0.24%) HTTP
5 1 (0.24%) Firewall
5 1 (0.24%) Wireless
5 1 (0.24%) SSH
5 1 (0.24%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.24%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.92%) Relational Database
2 6 (1.44%) MySQL
3 5 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (1.20%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.72%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.48%) Spotfire
5 2 (0.48%) QlikView
6 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.24%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.24%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.24%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 50 (12.02%) Axure RP
2 38 (9.13%) Dreamweaver
3 33 (7.93%) Git (software)
3 33 (7.93%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 26 (6.25%) JIRA
5 19 (4.57%) Grunt
6 14 (3.37%) Subversion
7 12 (2.88%) gulp
8 10 (2.40%) Visual Studio
9 7 (1.68%) Jenkins
10 6 (1.44%) Cucumber
11 5 (1.20%) Mocha
11 5 (1.20%) Jasmine
12 4 (0.96%) Bitbucket
12 4 (0.96%) Behat
12 4 (0.96%) FogBugz
12 4 (0.96%) WebDriver
13 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Blend
13 3 (0.72%) Eclipse
13 3 (0.72%) Sublime Text
General
1 60 (14.42%) Marketing
2 41 (9.86%) Finance
3 35 (8.41%) Retail
4 25 (6.01%) Advertising
5 20 (4.81%) Banking
6 19 (4.57%) Telecoms
6 19 (4.57%) Games
7 12 (2.88%) Publishing
8 11 (2.64%) Multimedia
9 7 (1.68%) Automotive
9 7 (1.68%) Legal
10 6 (1.44%) Electronics
10 6 (1.44%) Local Government
11 5 (1.20%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.96%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.96%) Law
13 2 (0.48%) Front Office
13 2 (0.48%) Back Office
13 2 (0.48%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.48%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 175 (42.07%) Designer
2 168 (40.38%) Developer
3 85 (20.43%) Front-End Developer
4 53 (12.74%) Web Developer
5 51 (12.26%) UX Designer
6 48 (11.54%) UI Designer
7 29 (6.97%) UI/UX Designer
8 25 (6.01%) UI Programmer
8 25 (6.01%) UI Developer
9 22 (5.29%) Front-End Web Developer
10 21 (5.05%) Graphic Designer
11 17 (4.09%) Senior Developer
11 17 (4.09%) Web Designer
12 16 (3.85%) Visual Designer
13 15 (3.61%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 14 (3.37%) Digital Designer
15 13 (3.13%) Senior Designer
15 13 (3.13%) Junior
16 12 (2.88%) Junior Designer
17 10 (2.40%) Photoshop Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 266 (63.94%) HTML
2 239 (57.45%) CSS
3 132 (31.73%) HTML5
4 130 (31.25%) CSS3
5 113 (27.16%) jQuery
6 49 (11.78%) AngularJS
7 43 (10.34%) Sass
8 37 (8.89%) Flash
9 28 (6.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 25 (6.01%) XML
11 24 (5.77%) Ajax
11 24 (5.77%) LESS
12 21 (5.05%) Backbone.js
12 21 (5.05%) .NET
13 17 (4.09%) JSON
14 16 (3.85%) XHTML
15 15 (3.61%) ASP.NET
16 8 (1.92%) Web Services
16 8 (1.92%) Razor View Engine
17 7 (1.68%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 185 (44.47%) User Experience
2 38 (9.13%) Graphic Design
3 28 (6.73%) W3C
4 27 (6.49%) Mobile App
5 22 (5.29%) Animation
6 20 (4.81%) Social Media
7 16 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (2.64%) Copywriting
9 9 (2.16%) Digital Media
10 8 (1.92%) Online Games
10 8 (1.92%) Photography
11 7 (1.68%) Visualisation
12 6 (1.44%) Video Editing
13 5 (1.20%) E-Learning
13 5 (1.20%) Taxonomies
13 5 (1.20%) Learning Management System
14 4 (0.96%) Computer Science
14 4 (0.96%) 3D Graphics
15 3 (0.72%) BBC
15 3 (0.72%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 16 (3.85%) Apple iOS
1 16 (3.85%) Android
2 9 (2.16%) Windows
3 4 (0.96%) Linux
4 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.24%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (24.76%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (18.51%) Responsive Web Design
3 54 (12.98%) Web Design
4 46 (11.06%) E-Commerce
5 39 (9.38%) MVC
6 35 (8.41%) Scrum
7 32 (7.69%) Web Development
8 31 (7.45%) Analytics
9 29 (6.97%) Project Management
10 28 (6.73%) Content Management
11 24 (5.77%) Information Architecture
12 19 (4.57%) CRM
13 17 (4.09%) OO
14 15 (3.61%) SEO
15 12 (2.88%) Mobile First
16 11 (2.64%) Rapid Prototyping
16 11 (2.64%) Time Management
17 9 (2.16%) Digital Marketing
17 9 (2.16%) B2C
18 8 (1.92%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 176 (42.31%) JavaScript
2 39 (9.38%) PHP
3 20 (4.81%) SQL
4 12 (2.88%) C#
5 9 (2.16%) Java
6 8 (1.92%) ActionScript
7 5 (1.20%) ActionScript 3.0
7 5 (1.20%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.72%) XAML
8 3 (0.72%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.48%) PHP5
9 2 (0.48%) VBA
9 2 (0.48%) ECMAScript
9 2 (0.48%) ActionScript 2.0
9 2 (0.48%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.24%) C++
10 1 (0.24%) VB
10 1 (0.24%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.24%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 37 (8.89%) Degree
2 13 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.20%) HND
4 3 (0.72%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.24%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.44%) WCAG
1 6 (1.44%) QA
2 3 (0.72%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (0.96%) Docker
2 2 (0.48%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.24%) XenServer
3 1 (0.24%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.24%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (0.96%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.24%) Ansible
2 1 (0.24%) logstash
2 1 (0.24%) Salt
2 1 (0.24%) Kibana
2 1 (0.24%) Rundeck
2 1 (0.24%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 175 (42.07%) Adobe
2 23 (5.53%) Microsoft
2 23 (5.53%) Google
3 9 (2.16%) DoubleClick
4 7 (1.68%) Apple
4 7 (1.68%) Sitecore
4 7 (1.68%) hybris
5 6 (1.44%) Demandware
5 6 (1.44%) ATG
6 5 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (1.20%) Oracle
7 4 (0.96%) FatWire
8 3 (0.72%) Facebook
8 3 (0.72%) Twitter
9 2 (0.48%) ExactTarget
9 2 (0.48%) Omniture
9 2 (0.48%) Zend
9 2 (0.48%) VMware
10 1 (0.24%) Selligent
10 1 (0.24%) Reuters
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