The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 51 35 48
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +13
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 9 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.42% 2.20% 0.88%
As % of the Applications category 9.68% 13.24% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£363 £250 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% +51.51%
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
South East

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

Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
93 68 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.67% 16.63% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 21 14
Average daily rate £375 £260 £170
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% +52.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £675 £367
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 22 8
Average hourly rate £24.00 £14.50 £10.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.51% +39.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.65 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £37.50 £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 Oxfordshire

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

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Photoshop
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Oxford -10 9 £363 +39.42% 3
Wallingford - - - -
Witney - - - - 2
Abingdon - - - - 1
Banbury - - - -
Photoshop
South East

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 15 (83.33%) HTML
1 15 (83.33%) CSS
2 14 (77.78%) HTML5
3 13 (72.22%) CSS3
4 8 (44.44%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (38.89%) InDesign
5 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
5 7 (38.89%) Adobe
6 6 (33.33%) Apple
6 6 (33.33%) jQuery
7 5 (27.78%) CMS
8 4 (22.22%) Content Management
8 4 (22.22%) User Experience
9 3 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (16.67%) Ajax
9 3 (16.67%) Interwoven
9 3 (16.67%) TeamSite
9 3 (16.67%) XHTML
9 3 (16.67%) JSP
9 3 (16.67%) Java
9 3 (16.67%) Sencha
9 3 (16.67%) Alfresco
9 3 (16.67%) Marketing
9 3 (16.67%) Web Development
10 2 (11.11%) JIRA
10 2 (11.11%) Social Media
10 2 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (11.11%) Sitecore
10 2 (11.11%) Web Analytics
10 2 (11.11%) MVC

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (27.78%) CMS
2 3 (16.67%) TeamSite
2 3 (16.67%) Alfresco
3 2 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (38.89%) InDesign
3 1 (5.56%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (5.56%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) GitHub
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
1 1 (5.56%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (5.56%) Sublime Text
2 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.56%) RSpec
General
1 3 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) French Language
2 1 (5.56%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (5.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Designer
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Web Designer
2 6 (33.33%) Graphic Designer
2 6 (33.33%) Junior Designer
2 6 (33.33%) Junior
2 6 (33.33%) Junior Graphic Designer
2 6 (33.33%) Junior Web Designer
3 5 (27.78%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (11.11%) UI Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Digital Content Designer
4 2 (11.11%) UI Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior UI Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) HTML
1 15 (83.33%) CSS
2 14 (77.78%) HTML5
3 13 (72.22%) CSS3
4 6 (33.33%) jQuery
5 3 (16.67%) Ajax
5 3 (16.67%) XHTML
5 3 (16.67%) JSP
6 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
6 1 (5.56%) Sass
6 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) User Experience
2 2 (11.11%) Social Media
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Content Management
2 3 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (16.67%) Web Development
3 2 (11.11%) Web Analytics
3 2 (11.11%) MVC
3 2 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) TDD
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 3 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Adobe
2 6 (33.33%) Apple
3 3 (16.67%) Interwoven
3 3 (16.67%) Sencha
4 2 (11.11%) Sitecore
4 2 (11.11%) ServiceNow
5 1 (5.56%) Omniture