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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 60 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 10 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.25% - 0.65%
As % of the Applications category 8.47% - 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 3
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
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£450 - £225
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 - £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 - £255
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £260 £230
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.35 £25.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-10.60% +92.30%
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
118 44 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 14.79% 11.80% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 14 36
Average daily rate £420 £318 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.28% +33.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £148 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £763
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 14
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.75 £15.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.60% +0.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.40 £11.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £23.40 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%

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 19 December 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
(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 - 9 £450 - 3
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 11 (91.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 10 (83.33%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
2 10 (83.33%) Adobe
2 10 (83.33%) Axure RP
2 10 (83.33%) User Experience
3 9 (75.00%) Graphic Design
4 4 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
4 4 (33.33%) Usability Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Web Design
6 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) UX Design
7 1 (8.33%) WordPress
7 1 (8.33%) Web Accessibility
7 1 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
7 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
7 1 (8.33%) jQuery
7 1 (8.33%) SEO
7 1 (8.33%) Publishing
7 1 (8.33%) CMS
7 1 (8.33%) RedDot
7 1 (8.33%) Windows
7 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (8.33%) Dreamweaver

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 1 (8.33%) WordPress
1 1 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Axure RP
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Designer
2 8 (66.67%) UX Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Designer
3 1 (8.33%) UI Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Photoshop Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) HTML
1 10 (83.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) User Experience
2 9 (75.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
2 4 (33.33%) Usability Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Web Design
4 2 (16.67%) UX Design
5 1 (8.33%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) SEO
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) RedDot