The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 70 63 55
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 2 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.21% 1.20% 1.81%
As % of the Applications category 1.42% 6.70% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 3
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£325 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £263
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £15.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £21.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+31.90% +17.56%
Photoshop
Berkshire

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

Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
141 179 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 15.11% 17.92% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 80 33
Average daily rate £325 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £109 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 19
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% -30.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.10 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.05 £23.35 £96.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (66.67%) Publishing
1 4 (66.67%) CMS
2 3 (50.00%) Content Management
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) Games
2 3 (50.00%) User Experience
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Media
3 2 (33.33%) Sass
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Adobe
3 2 (33.33%) Information Management
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Google
4 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) French Language
4 1 (16.67%) German Language
4 1 (16.67%) Italian Language
4 1 (16.67%) Japanese Language
4 1 (16.67%) Korean Language
4 1 (16.67%) Spanish Language

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (66.67%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe Premiere
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 4 (66.67%) Publishing
2 3 (50.00%) Games
3 2 (33.33%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) French Language
4 1 (16.67%) German Language
4 1 (16.67%) Italian Language
4 1 (16.67%) Japanese Language
4 1 (16.67%) Korean Language
4 1 (16.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Games Producer
1 2 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (16.67%) New Media
3 1 (16.67%) W3C
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Copywriting
3 1 (16.67%) iPhone
3 1 (16.67%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (33.33%) Information Management
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) SEO
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) Google
Reading, Berkshire
QA Limited
Rate: £150.00 per week
Posted: 16 days ago