The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 33 23 30
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 9 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.50% 2.37% 1.20%
As % of the Applications category 16.67% 15.38% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£363 £260 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £260 £245
% change year-on-year
+20.19% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £22.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+27.51% +66.66%
Photoshop
Oxfordshire

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

Applications Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
54 26 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 15.00% 15.38% 10.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 12 7
Average daily rate £430 £260 £170
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.38% +52.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 8
Average hourly rate £15.00 £30.25 £10.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.41% +190.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £39.90 £14.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 13 (86.67%) HTML
1 13 (86.67%) CSS
1 13 (86.67%) HTML5
1 13 (86.67%) CSS3
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) Adobe
2 6 (40.00%) Apple
2 6 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (40.00%) InDesign
2 6 (40.00%) jQuery
3 5 (33.33%) CMS
4 4 (26.67%) Content Management
5 3 (20.00%) Ajax
5 3 (20.00%) Alfresco
5 3 (20.00%) Web Development
5 3 (20.00%) Interwoven
5 3 (20.00%) TeamSite
5 3 (20.00%) JSP
5 3 (20.00%) XHTML
5 3 (20.00%) Java
5 3 (20.00%) Sencha
5 3 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (13.33%) Analytics
6 2 (13.33%) ServiceNow
6 2 (13.33%) User Experience
6 2 (13.33%) Social Media
6 2 (13.33%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (13.33%) Sitecore
6 2 (13.33%) Marketing
6 2 (13.33%) MVC

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (33.33%) CMS
2 3 (20.00%) Alfresco
2 3 (20.00%) TeamSite
3 2 (13.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (40.00%) InDesign
2 1 (6.67%) Fireworks
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) French Language
2 1 (6.67%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (6.67%) Spanish Language
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Designer
2 7 (46.67%) Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Junior
3 6 (40.00%) Web Designer
3 6 (40.00%) Graphic Designer
3 6 (40.00%) Junior Web Designer
3 6 (40.00%) Junior Designer
3 6 (40.00%) Junior Graphic Designer
4 4 (26.67%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Digital Content Designer
5 2 (13.33%) UI Programmer
5 2 (13.33%) UI Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Lead Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior UI Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) HTML
1 13 (86.67%) CSS
1 13 (86.67%) HTML5
1 13 (86.67%) CSS3
2 6 (40.00%) jQuery
3 3 (20.00%) Ajax
3 3 (20.00%) JSP
3 3 (20.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) User Experience
1 2 (13.33%) Social Media
2 1 (6.67%) Blog
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Content Management
2 3 (20.00%) Web Development
2 3 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (13.33%) Analytics
3 2 (13.33%) MVC
3 2 (13.33%) Web Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Adobe
1 6 (40.00%) Apple
2 3 (20.00%) Interwoven
2 3 (20.00%) Sencha
3 2 (13.33%) ServiceNow
3 2 (13.33%) Sitecore
4 1 (6.67%) Omniture