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 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 236 203 198
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -5
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 191 241 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.81% 1.03% 1.06%
As % of the Applications category 7.01% 8.75% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 156 162
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £181 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 7
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £18.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £162.50 £39.50 £24.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.13 £22.50 £14.95
% change year-on-year
-37.22% +50.50%
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
2725 2754 3003
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.62% 11.73% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1813 1785 1891
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 £175 £160 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 173 170
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.99 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.72% -2.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.21 £30.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.51 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.26% -

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 4 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
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 4 August 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 4 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
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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 -19 54 £300 -20.00% 20
Croydon -10 6 - -
Bromley -7 1 £325 -
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 254 (64.63%) HTML
2 224 (57.00%) CSS
3 195 (49.62%) Adobe Illustrator
4 173 (44.02%) User Experience
5 169 (43.00%) JavaScript
6 156 (39.69%) Adobe
7 129 (32.82%) HTML5
8 119 (30.28%) CSS3
9 115 (29.26%) jQuery
10 89 (22.65%) Agile Software Development
11 60 (15.27%) Responsive Web Design
12 54 (13.74%) Marketing
13 52 (13.23%) CMS
14 51 (12.98%) Web Design
15 43 (10.94%) Axure RP
16 41 (10.43%) AngularJS
16 41 (10.43%) E-Commerce
17 40 (10.18%) Finance
18 39 (9.92%) Flash
18 39 (9.92%) Degree
19 37 (9.41%) Retail
19 37 (9.41%) Sass
20 36 (9.16%) Content Management
20 36 (9.16%) Graphic Design
21 35 (8.91%) Dreamweaver
22 33 (8.40%) InDesign
22 33 (8.40%) Balsamiq Mockups
23 30 (7.63%) Analytics
23 30 (7.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
23 30 (7.63%) Web Development

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 52 (13.23%) CMS
2 14 (3.56%) WordPress
2 14 (3.56%) Node.js
3 12 (3.05%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 8 (2.04%) Confluence
6 7 (1.78%) Umbraco
6 7 (1.78%) IIS
6 7 (1.78%) Drupal
7 6 (1.53%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.53%) Apache
8 5 (1.27%) Immediacy CMS
8 5 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.76%) Kentico
10 2 (0.51%) Moodle
10 2 (0.51%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.25%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.25%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 195 (49.62%) Adobe Illustrator
2 33 (8.40%) InDesign
3 30 (7.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 27 (6.87%) MS Excel
5 23 (5.85%) Fireworks
6 21 (5.34%) MS Office
7 20 (5.09%) Adobe After Effects
7 20 (5.09%) MS Visio
8 16 (4.07%) Acrobat
9 15 (3.82%) MS PowerPoint
10 9 (2.29%) OmniGraffle
11 5 (1.27%) GIMP
12 4 (1.02%) Vectorworks
12 4 (1.02%) CINEMA 4D
12 4 (1.02%) Adobe Premiere
13 3 (0.76%) AutoCAD
13 3 (0.76%) Revit
14 2 (0.51%) Adobe Captivate
14 2 (0.51%) ImageReady
14 2 (0.51%) Edge Animate
Business Applications
1 7 (1.78%) WebTrends
1 7 (1.78%) Magento
2 5 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.33%) Google Analytics
2 11 (2.80%) Adobe Analytics
3 10 (2.54%) GitHub
4 4 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.76%) PaaS
6 2 (0.51%) Responsys
7 1 (0.25%) eCircle
7 1 (0.25%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.80%) Internet
2 9 (2.29%) Intranet
3 3 (0.76%) WebEx
4 2 (0.51%) WEP
4 2 (0.51%) SSL
4 2 (0.51%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.25%) DNS
5 1 (0.25%) DHCP
5 1 (0.25%) HTTP
5 1 (0.25%) Wireless
5 1 (0.25%) SSH
5 1 (0.25%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.04%) Relational Database
2 6 (1.53%) MySQL
3 5 (1.27%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.27%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (0.51%) Spotfire
4 2 (0.51%) QlikView
5 1 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 43 (10.94%) Axure RP
2 35 (8.91%) Dreamweaver
3 33 (8.40%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 30 (7.63%) Git (software)
5 23 (5.85%) JIRA
6 19 (4.83%) Subversion
7 15 (3.82%) Grunt
8 8 (2.04%) gulp
9 6 (1.53%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.02%) Microsoft Blend
10 4 (1.02%) Bitbucket
11 3 (0.76%) Sublime Text
11 3 (0.76%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.51%) IntelliJ
12 2 (0.51%) NetBeans
12 2 (0.51%) Maven
12 2 (0.51%) RSpec
12 2 (0.51%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.51%) GCC
12 2 (0.51%) Capybara
General
1 54 (13.74%) Marketing
2 40 (10.18%) Finance
3 37 (9.41%) Retail
4 23 (5.85%) Advertising
5 21 (5.34%) Banking
6 13 (3.31%) Games
6 13 (3.31%) Telecoms
7 12 (3.05%) Publishing
8 8 (2.04%) Multimedia
9 7 (1.78%) Legal
10 6 (1.53%) Law
11 5 (1.27%) Automotive
11 5 (1.27%) Local Government
11 5 (1.27%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.76%) Electronics
12 3 (0.76%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.76%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.51%) Front Office
13 2 (0.51%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.51%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 162 (41.22%) Designer
2 160 (40.71%) Developer
3 81 (20.61%) Front-End Developer
4 54 (13.74%) Web Developer
5 51 (12.98%) UI Designer
6 44 (11.20%) UX Designer
7 28 (7.12%) UI/UX Designer
8 24 (6.11%) UI Programmer
8 24 (6.11%) UI Developer
9 22 (5.60%) Front-End Web Developer
10 17 (4.33%) Graphic Designer
11 15 (3.82%) Web Designer
11 15 (3.82%) Digital Designer
11 15 (3.82%) Visual Designer
12 13 (3.31%) JavaScript Developer
13 12 (3.05%) Junior
13 12 (3.05%) Senior Developer
14 11 (2.80%) Senior Designer
14 11 (2.80%) Junior Designer
15 9 (2.29%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (64.63%) HTML
2 224 (57.00%) CSS
3 129 (32.82%) HTML5
4 119 (30.28%) CSS3
5 115 (29.26%) jQuery
6 41 (10.43%) AngularJS
7 39 (9.92%) Flash
8 37 (9.41%) Sass
9 28 (7.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 28 (7.12%) XML
10 26 (6.62%) Ajax
11 22 (5.60%) XHTML
12 21 (5.34%) LESS
12 21 (5.34%) Backbone.js
13 19 (4.83%) JSON
14 16 (4.07%) .NET
15 10 (2.54%) ASP.NET
16 9 (2.29%) REST
17 8 (2.04%) Web Services
18 7 (1.78%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 173 (44.02%) User Experience
2 36 (9.16%) Graphic Design
3 28 (7.12%) W3C
4 27 (6.87%) Mobile App
5 24 (6.11%) Social Media
6 17 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (3.56%) Animation
8 10 (2.54%) Copywriting
9 7 (1.78%) Visualisation
9 7 (1.78%) Photography
10 6 (1.53%) Digital Media
10 6 (1.53%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.53%) Online Games
11 5 (1.27%) Learning Management System
11 5 (1.27%) Video Editing
11 5 (1.27%) Taxonomies
11 5 (1.27%) E-Learning
12 3 (0.76%) SCORM
12 3 (0.76%) BBC
12 3 (0.76%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 16 (4.07%) Apple iOS
2 15 (3.82%) Android
3 11 (2.80%) Windows
4 4 (1.02%) Linux
5 3 (0.76%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.25%) CentOS
6 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (22.65%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (15.27%) Responsive Web Design
3 51 (12.98%) Web Design
4 41 (10.43%) E-Commerce
5 36 (9.16%) Content Management
6 30 (7.63%) Web Development
6 30 (7.63%) Analytics
7 29 (7.38%) Scrum
8 24 (6.11%) CRM
8 24 (6.11%) Project Management
8 24 (6.11%) Information Architecture
9 22 (5.60%) MVC
10 20 (5.09%) SEO
11 16 (4.07%) OO
12 11 (2.80%) Web Accessibility
13 9 (2.29%) Time Management
13 9 (2.29%) Rapid Prototyping
14 8 (2.04%) Digital Marketing
14 8 (2.04%) B2C
15 7 (1.78%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 169 (43.00%) JavaScript
2 28 (7.12%) PHP
3 22 (5.60%) SQL
4 10 (2.54%) C#
5 8 (2.04%) Java
6 6 (1.53%) ActionScript
7 5 (1.27%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.02%) XAML
8 4 (1.02%) Objective-C
8 4 (1.02%) PHP5
9 2 (0.51%) VBA
9 2 (0.51%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.25%) C++
10 1 (0.25%) VB
10 1 (0.25%) ECMAScript
10 1 (0.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 39 (9.92%) Degree
2 12 (3.05%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.27%) HND
4 3 (0.76%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.25%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.53%) WCAG
1 6 (1.53%) QA
2 3 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.25%) XenServer
2 1 (0.25%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 156 (39.69%) Adobe
2 22 (5.60%) Microsoft
3 21 (5.34%) Google
4 11 (2.80%) Facebook
5 8 (2.04%) DoubleClick
6 7 (1.78%) Sitecore
6 7 (1.78%) hybris
7 6 (1.53%) Twitter
7 6 (1.53%) Demandware
7 6 (1.53%) ATG
8 5 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.27%) Apple
8 5 (1.27%) Oracle
9 4 (1.02%) FatWire
10 2 (0.51%) VMware
10 2 (0.51%) Omniture
10 2 (0.51%) Quark
10 2 (0.51%) ExactTarget
11 1 (0.25%) Sencha
11 1 (0.25%) Appcelerator
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