The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 98 83 70
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -13
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 10 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.55% 0.28% 0.92%
As % of the Applications category 6.58% 2.67% 7.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 5
Average daily rate £175 £325 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% +160.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £325 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £325 £243
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £301 £260
% change year-on-year
-0.33% +15.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £28.10 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-4.50% +12.38%
Photoshop
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
152 150 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 8.37% 10.58% 12.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 101 66
Average daily rate £300 £288 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +59.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £170 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 17
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.25 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% +20.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.10 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.10 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.18
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -4.47%

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Photoshop across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Photoshop across the Manchester region.

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Photoshop
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Photoshop across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Photoshop Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Photoshop across the Manchester region.

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Photoshop
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 14 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
Oldham - 2 - -
Photoshop
North West

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 25 (80.65%) Adobe Illustrator
2 22 (70.97%) HTML
2 22 (70.97%) CSS
3 21 (67.74%) JavaScript
4 18 (58.06%) Adobe
5 17 (54.84%) User Experience
6 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (32.26%) jQuery
7 7 (22.58%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (22.58%) InDesign
7 7 (22.58%) Marketing
8 6 (19.35%) HTML5
9 5 (16.13%) CSS3
9 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
9 5 (16.13%) PHP
10 4 (12.90%) Acrobat
10 4 (12.90%) Photography
10 4 (12.90%) New Media
10 4 (12.90%) Brand Management
10 4 (12.90%) Time Management
11 3 (9.68%) UX Design
11 3 (9.68%) Grunt
11 3 (9.68%) React
11 3 (9.68%) Degree
11 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
11 3 (9.68%) Scrum
11 3 (9.68%) SEO
11 3 (9.68%) Finance
11 3 (9.68%) XML
11 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (6.45%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 25 (80.65%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (22.58%) InDesign
3 4 (12.90%) Acrobat
4 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
4 2 (6.45%) MS Office
4 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (6.45%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (6.45%) QuarkXPress
5 1 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.23%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.68%) Grunt
3 1 (3.23%) Axure RP
3 1 (3.23%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (3.23%) Firebug
3 1 (3.23%) gulp
3 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 7 (22.58%) Marketing
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Games
3 1 (3.23%) Interactive Media
3 1 (3.23%) Law
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Designer
2 12 (38.71%) Developer
3 8 (25.81%) UI Designer
3 8 (25.81%) UX Designer
4 5 (16.13%) UI/UX Designer
4 5 (16.13%) Web Designer
4 5 (16.13%) Web Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (9.68%) HTML CSS Designer
5 3 (9.68%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (9.68%) HTML Developer
5 3 (9.68%) UI Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Visual Designer
6 2 (6.45%) Artworker
6 2 (6.45%) Digital Artworker
6 2 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Junior Designer
6 2 (6.45%) Junior Graphic Designer
6 2 (6.45%) Junior Web Designer
6 2 (6.45%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (70.97%) CSS
1 22 (70.97%) HTML
2 10 (32.26%) jQuery
3 6 (19.35%) HTML5
4 5 (16.13%) CSS3
5 3 (9.68%) React
5 3 (9.68%) XML
6 2 (6.45%) Grails
6 2 (6.45%) XHTML
7 1 (3.23%) Ajax
7 1 (3.23%) Django
7 1 (3.23%) Flash
7 1 (3.23%) JSON
7 1 (3.23%) Sass
7 1 (3.23%) SOAP
7 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (54.84%) User Experience
2 4 (12.90%) New Media
2 4 (12.90%) Photography
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Animation
3 2 (6.45%) Graphic Design
3 2 (6.45%) Psychology
3 2 (6.45%) Smartphone
3 2 (6.45%) Tandem
4 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (22.58%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (12.90%) Brand Management
3 4 (12.90%) Time Management
4 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
4 3 (9.68%) Scrum
4 3 (9.68%) SEO
4 3 (9.68%) UX Design
5 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.45%) Front End Development
5 2 (6.45%) Iconography
5 2 (6.45%) Project Management
5 2 (6.45%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (6.45%) Typography
5 2 (6.45%) Usability Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Web Design
5 2 (6.45%) Web Development
6 1 (3.23%) Demand Forecasting
6 1 (3.23%) Information Architecture
6 1 (3.23%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) JavaScript
2 5 (16.13%) PHP
3 2 (6.45%) Groovy
4 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) Adobe
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Apple
3 2 (6.45%) Quark
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £100 - £125 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 25 days ago