The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Oxfordshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 44 39 49
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 7 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.30% 2.22% 1.11%
As % of the Applications category 7.37% 16.67% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 5
Average daily rate £300 £165 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -45.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £250
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +84.21%
Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
95 60 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 17.69% 13.30% 12.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 19 34
Average daily rate £300 £293 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +15.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £165 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £413 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 15 26
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.63 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.85% -31.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.97 £10.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £17.65 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
Photoshop
South East

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Witney - 3 £300 - 3
Bicester - - - -
Burford - - - - 1
Oxford - - - - 1
Photoshop
South East

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (88.24%) HTML
1 15 (88.24%) CSS
2 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 12 (70.59%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (52.94%) HTML5
3 9 (52.94%) CSS3
3 9 (52.94%) Fireworks
3 9 (52.94%) jQuery
4 7 (41.18%) Adobe
5 4 (23.53%) Advertising
5 4 (23.53%) XML
5 4 (23.53%) Web Development
5 4 (23.53%) Degree
5 4 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (23.53%) Web Usability
6 3 (17.65%) Analytics
6 3 (17.65%) Google
6 3 (17.65%) Google Analytics
6 3 (17.65%) User Experience Design
6 3 (17.65%) Acrobat
6 3 (17.65%) W3C
6 3 (17.65%) InDesign
6 3 (17.65%) Web Design
7 2 (11.76%) LAMP
7 2 (11.76%) Games
7 2 (11.76%) Python
7 2 (11.76%) PHP
7 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
7 2 (11.76%) Drupal
7 2 (11.76%) Project Management

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (11.76%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (52.94%) Fireworks
3 3 (17.65%) Acrobat
3 3 (17.65%) InDesign
4 1 (5.88%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Axure RP
2 1 (5.88%) Mercurial
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 4 (23.53%) Advertising
2 2 (11.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Designer
2 8 (47.06%) Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Web Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Digital Designer
4 3 (17.65%) Visual Designer
4 3 (17.65%) Photoshop Designer
4 3 (17.65%) Graphic Designer
4 3 (17.65%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Front-End Web Developer
4 3 (17.65%) User Experience Designer
5 2 (11.76%) Web Designer
5 2 (11.76%) Interface Designer
5 2 (11.76%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (11.76%) User Experience Developer
6 1 (5.88%) CSS Developer
6 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.88%) UI Designer
6 1 (5.88%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) HTML
1 15 (88.24%) CSS
2 9 (52.94%) HTML5
2 9 (52.94%) CSS3
2 9 (52.94%) jQuery
3 4 (23.53%) XML
4 2 (11.76%) LAMP
5 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) W3C
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Web Development
1 4 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
1 4 (23.53%) Web Usability
2 3 (17.65%) Analytics
2 3 (17.65%) User Experience Design
2 3 (17.65%) Web Design
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Adobe
2 3 (17.65%) Google