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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 72 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 4 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.44% 1.32% -
As % of the Applications category 6.45% 10.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Average daily rate £325 £463 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.72% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £301 £260
% change year-on-year
-0.33% +15.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £28.10 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-4.50% +12.38%
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
62 77 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 6.78% 12.75% 11.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 38 21
Average daily rate £340 £425 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +70.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £270 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £518 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 7
Average hourly rate £14.25 £14.40 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.04% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.65 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.85 £28.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.34
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -5.47%

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Photoshop across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the North East region over the 3 months to 13 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
Tyne and Wear -30 3 £325 -29.72% 1
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) Adobe
2 6 (66.67%) HTML5
3 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (44.44%) Web Design
4 4 (44.44%) CMS
4 4 (44.44%) Content Management
4 4 (44.44%) CSS3
4 4 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 3 (33.33%) Fireworks
6 2 (22.22%) Internet
6 2 (22.22%) SEO
6 2 (22.22%) PHP
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) MySQL
6 2 (22.22%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (22.22%) Web Analytics
6 2 (22.22%) Magento
6 2 (22.22%) Twitter
6 2 (22.22%) GitHub
6 2 (22.22%) Sass
6 2 (22.22%) Analytics
6 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
6 2 (22.22%) Channel Management
7 1 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 4 (44.44%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (33.33%) Fireworks
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) GitHub
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (11.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Designer
3 3 (33.33%) Web Designer
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce Developer
4 2 (22.22%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (22.22%) HTML Developer
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Magento Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) Content Editor
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (11.11%) UI Designer
5 1 (11.11%) UI/UX Designer
5 1 (11.11%) UX Designer
5 1 (11.11%) Web Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) Web Content Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) Web Content Editor
5 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (44.44%) CSS3
4 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) Sass
5 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (11.11%) .NET
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 1 (11.11%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Graphic Design
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) NHS
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 4 (44.44%) Content Management
2 4 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (44.44%) Web Design
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Channel Management
3 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
3 2 (22.22%) SEO
3 2 (22.22%) Web Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Information Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Information Management
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) UX Design
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) C
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Adobe
2 2 (22.22%) Twitter
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft