The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 99 80 61
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -19
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 3 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.24% 0.77% 0.33%
As % of the Applications category 2.16% 7.84% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £388 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +3.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £290 £310
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £18.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.33% -16.66%
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 North East region.

Applications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
139 102 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 11.25% 9.84% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 50 45
Median daily rate £320 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £102 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £435 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 10 22
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £15.00 £29.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing Photoshop as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Photoshop
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -32 3 £388 +3.33%
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Photoshop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 4 (57.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (57.14%) User Experience
2 3 (42.86%) Prototyping
2 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) Smarty
3 2 (28.57%) Information Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (28.57%) Axure RP
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Adobe
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) Interactive TV
3 2 (28.57%) InDesign
3 2 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (28.57%) Service Design
4 1 (14.29%) Content Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
4 1 (14.29%) DNA
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Fireworks

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (28.57%) InDesign
2 2 (28.57%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (14.29%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Axure RP
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 3 (42.86%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 3 (42.86%) Web Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Designer
2 2 (28.57%) HTML CSS Developer
2 2 (28.57%) HTML Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Interaction Designer
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (28.57%) PHP Developer
2 2 (28.57%) PHP Web Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum Master
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) UX Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) CSS3
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) Smarty
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Interactive TV
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
1 3 (42.86%) Prototyping
1 3 (42.86%) TDD
1 3 (42.86%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) BDD
2 2 (28.57%) Information Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Service Design
3 1 (14.29%) Content Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) DNA
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe
2 1 (14.29%) IBM