The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe Photoshop
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 60 81 68
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -13
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.56% 0.099% 0.22%
As % of the Applications category 2.90% 0.96% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £90 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -72.30%
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -39.00%

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
138 104 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 19.35% 10.25% 14.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 47 62
Median daily rate £348 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £175 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 5
Median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 £15.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.90
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +10.73%

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Photoshop as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Photoshop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 3 (42.86%) WPF
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (42.86%) Bitbucket
3 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) Jasmine
4 1 (14.29%) Typography
4 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
4 1 (14.29%) Ember.js
4 1 (14.29%) Grunt
4 1 (14.29%) Yeoman
4 1 (14.29%) Bower
4 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (14.29%) Adobe
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) CMS

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (14.29%) InDesign
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (42.86%) Bitbucket
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Bower
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Grunt
2 1 (14.29%) Jasmine
2 1 (14.29%) Yeoman
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# WPF Developer
2 3 (42.86%) WPF Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Designer
3 2 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) WPF
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) CSS3
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) Ember.js
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) Typography
4 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe