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 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 195 201 198
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 256 259 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.06% 1.02% 0.97%
As % of the Applications category 9.22% 8.63% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 174 150
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£325 £300 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £154 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+24.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 2
Average hourly rate £20.25 £17.25 £13.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% +29.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £13.05 £7.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £86.25 £21.45 £18.66
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -30.00%
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
2777 3000 3292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.46% 11.81% 12.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1824 1903 2091
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £186 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 169 227
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.17 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £16.14
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -5.51%

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 2 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 2 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 2 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
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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 +34 67 £358 +30.00% 25
Canary Wharf +23 8 £300 -
Hammersmith 0 1 - -
Mayfair - - - -
Hackney - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
Enfield - - - -
Ruislip - - - - 1
Sidcup - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 351 (66.10%) HTML
2 332 (62.52%) Adobe Illustrator
3 314 (59.13%) CSS
4 217 (40.87%) Adobe
5 188 (35.40%) JavaScript
6 148 (27.87%) HTML5
7 128 (24.11%) CSS3
8 125 (23.54%) jQuery
9 91 (17.14%) Flash
10 87 (16.38%) InDesign
10 87 (16.38%) Marketing
11 77 (14.50%) Responsive Web Design
12 72 (13.56%) Android
13 71 (13.37%) Finance
14 59 (11.11%) Axure RP
14 59 (11.11%) CMS
15 57 (10.73%) Apple iOS
16 55 (10.36%) Mobile App
16 55 (10.36%) Agile Software Development
16 55 (10.36%) Dreamweaver
17 54 (10.17%) Fireworks
17 54 (10.17%) Social Media
18 52 (9.79%) Ajax
19 50 (9.42%) Degree
20 48 (9.04%) E-Commerce
21 44 (8.29%) Web Development
22 43 (8.10%) Content Management
23 42 (7.91%) Windows
24 40 (7.53%) XML
24 40 (7.53%) Microsoft

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 59 (11.11%) CMS
2 36 (6.78%) SharePoint
3 19 (3.58%) Node.js
4 16 (3.01%) WordPress
5 14 (2.64%) Apache
6 10 (1.88%) Umbraco
7 9 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (1.51%) Sitecore CMS
8 8 (1.51%) Drupal
9 5 (0.94%) IIS
10 4 (0.75%) Joomla!
11 3 (0.56%) Sitefinity
11 3 (0.56%) Lync
12 2 (0.38%) Adobe CQ
12 2 (0.38%) TeamSite
12 2 (0.38%) Moodle
12 2 (0.38%) Confluence
13 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.19%) ExpressionEngine
13 1 (0.19%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 332 (62.52%) Adobe Illustrator
2 87 (16.38%) InDesign
3 54 (10.17%) Fireworks
4 36 (6.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 34 (6.40%) Adobe After Effects
6 27 (5.08%) OmniGraffle
6 27 (5.08%) MS Office
6 27 (5.08%) MS Excel
7 18 (3.39%) Acrobat
8 12 (2.26%) MS Project
9 8 (1.51%) MS Visio
10 6 (1.13%) Adobe Captivate
11 5 (0.94%) CINEMA 4D
11 5 (0.94%) Adobe Premiere
12 4 (0.75%) GIMP
13 3 (0.56%) AutoCAD
14 2 (0.38%) Maya
14 2 (0.38%) 3ds Max
14 2 (0.38%) CorelDRAW
15 1 (0.19%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 13 (2.45%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.75%) Magento
3 2 (0.38%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.19%) Shopify
4 1 (0.19%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.19%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.19%) Office 365
1 1 (0.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.46%) Internet
2 25 (4.71%) Intranet
3 5 (0.94%) HTTP
4 3 (0.56%) FTP
5 2 (0.38%) LAN
5 2 (0.38%) WAN
5 2 (0.38%) DNS
6 1 (0.19%) SSL
6 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.19%) VPN
6 1 (0.19%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.39%) MySQL
1 18 (3.39%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.19%) Big Data
5 1 (0.19%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.19%) MS Access
5 1 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 59 (11.11%) Axure RP
2 55 (10.36%) Dreamweaver
3 38 (7.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 35 (6.59%) Subversion
5 28 (5.27%) Git (software)
6 21 (3.95%) Visual Studio
7 11 (2.07%) Microsoft Blend
8 10 (1.88%) NUnit
9 8 (1.51%) Eclipse
10 7 (1.32%) JIRA
11 6 (1.13%) Mercurial
11 6 (1.13%) Sublime Text
12 5 (0.94%) Capybara
12 5 (0.94%) Flex Builder
12 5 (0.94%) Cucumber
12 5 (0.94%) IntelliJ
13 4 (0.75%) Grunt
13 4 (0.75%) Sinon.JS
14 3 (0.56%) Bitbucket
14 3 (0.56%) Firebug
General
1 87 (16.38%) Marketing
2 71 (13.37%) Finance
3 39 (7.34%) Publishing
3 39 (7.34%) Banking
4 35 (6.59%) Retail
5 23 (4.33%) Advertising
6 20 (3.77%) Games
7 14 (2.64%) Retail Banking
8 13 (2.45%) Legal
9 8 (1.51%) Investment Banking
10 7 (1.32%) Telecoms
11 6 (1.13%) Interactive Media
12 5 (0.94%) Law
13 4 (0.75%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.75%) German Language
14 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.38%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.19%) Front Office
15 1 (0.19%) Electronics
15 1 (0.19%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 250 (47.08%) Designer
2 182 (34.27%) Developer
3 93 (17.51%) Front-End Developer
4 65 (12.24%) User Experience Designer
5 53 (9.98%) UI Designer
6 40 (7.53%) Visual Designer
7 35 (6.59%) Digital Designer
8 34 (6.40%) Web Designer
9 31 (5.84%) Web Developer
10 29 (5.46%) Photoshop Designer
11 27 (5.08%) Graphic Designer
11 27 (5.08%) UI Developer
12 24 (4.52%) Senior Designer
13 21 (3.95%) UI Programmer
14 16 (3.01%) Senior Developer
15 14 (2.64%) Junior
15 14 (2.64%) Senior Front-End Developer
16 13 (2.45%) JavaScript Developer
17 12 (2.26%) Senior User Experience Designer
18 11 (2.07%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 351 (66.10%) HTML
2 314 (59.13%) CSS
3 148 (27.87%) HTML5
4 128 (24.11%) CSS3
5 125 (23.54%) jQuery
6 91 (17.14%) Flash
7 52 (9.79%) Ajax
8 40 (7.53%) XML
8 40 (7.53%) AngularJS
9 32 (6.03%) XHTML
10 30 (5.65%) JSON
10 30 (5.65%) .NET
11 25 (4.71%) Sass
12 24 (4.52%) ASP.NET
13 21 (3.95%) LESS
14 19 (3.58%) Apache Flex
15 18 (3.39%) Backbone.js
16 17 (3.20%) WPF
17 16 (3.01%) Silverlight
18 15 (2.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 55 (10.36%) Mobile App
2 54 (10.17%) Social Media
3 40 (7.53%) Graphic Design
4 30 (5.65%) iPhone
5 18 (3.39%) Animation
6 15 (2.82%) W3C
7 11 (2.07%) Wiki
8 10 (1.88%) Photography
8 10 (1.88%) Digital Media
9 8 (1.51%) Copywriting
9 8 (1.51%) Open Source
9 8 (1.51%) E-Learning
9 8 (1.51%) Smartphone
10 7 (1.32%) Computer Science
10 7 (1.32%) Visualisation
11 6 (1.13%) iPad
11 6 (1.13%) RIA
11 6 (1.13%) Online Banking
11 6 (1.13%) Streaming Video
11 6 (1.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 72 (13.56%) Android
2 57 (10.73%) Apple iOS
3 42 (7.91%) Windows
4 20 (3.77%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (0.94%) Windows XP
5 5 (0.94%) UNIX
6 4 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.75%) Linux
7 2 (0.38%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.38%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (14.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 55 (10.36%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (9.04%) E-Commerce
4 44 (8.29%) Web Development
5 43 (8.10%) Content Management
6 40 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 36 (6.78%) Web Design
8 31 (5.84%) OO
9 29 (5.46%) Project Management
9 29 (5.46%) SEO
10 27 (5.08%) TDD
11 25 (4.71%) MVC
12 24 (4.52%) Analytics
13 22 (4.14%) Information Architecture
14 18 (3.39%) Workflow
15 15 (2.82%) Scrum
15 15 (2.82%) Usability Testing
15 15 (2.82%) Time Management
15 15 (2.82%) User Experience Design
16 14 (2.64%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 188 (35.40%) JavaScript
2 37 (6.97%) PHP
3 32 (6.03%) Java
4 21 (3.95%) C#
4 21 (3.95%) ActionScript
5 16 (3.01%) XAML
6 14 (2.64%) ActionScript 3.0
7 8 (1.51%) SQL
8 5 (0.94%) Ruby
8 5 (0.94%) Lua
9 4 (0.75%) ActionScript 2.0
10 3 (0.56%) PHP5
10 3 (0.56%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.56%) C++
11 2 (0.38%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.38%) Python
12 1 (0.19%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.19%) C
12 1 (0.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 50 (9.42%) Degree
2 4 (0.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.38%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.19%) SC 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
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.20%) QA
2 5 (0.94%) WCAG
3 1 (0.19%) WAI
3 1 (0.19%) Section 508
3 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (0.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 217 (40.87%) Adobe
2 40 (7.53%) Microsoft
3 22 (4.14%) Google
4 14 (2.64%) Apple
5 9 (1.69%) EPiServer
6 8 (1.51%) Sitecore
6 8 (1.51%) Facebook
7 7 (1.32%) ExactTarget
8 6 (1.13%) Ektron
8 6 (1.13%) Infragistics
8 6 (1.13%) RedDot
9 5 (0.94%) Twitter
10 4 (0.75%) Zend
10 4 (0.75%) Oracle
11 3 (0.56%) SAP
11 3 (0.56%) JD Edwards
11 3 (0.56%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.56%) MobileIron
11 3 (0.56%) Lyris
12 2 (0.38%) Xamarin
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