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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 68 76 79
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 3 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.33% 1.18% 0.69%
As % of the Applications category 2.75% 5.80% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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of your Daily Rate
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- £260 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £260 £230
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.35 £25.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-10.60% +92.30%
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
109 224 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 12.04% 20.31% 14.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 115 37
Average daily rate £225 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £125 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 18
Average hourly rate £24.50 £15.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.33% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.83 £18.55 £26.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%

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 19 December 2014, 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 6 (66.67%) CMS
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) MS Office
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) Adobe
3 4 (44.44%) Publishing
3 4 (44.44%) Content Management
3 4 (44.44%) Marketing
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) Digital Media
4 3 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (33.33%) Games
4 3 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) JSP
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) Perl
5 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 2 (22.22%) Subversion
5 2 (22.22%) Information Management
5 2 (22.22%) Web Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) W3C
5 2 (22.22%) Adobe Premiere
5 2 (22.22%) Copywriting

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 6 (66.67%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (11.11%) QuarkXPress
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (22.22%) Subversion
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (44.44%) Publishing
1 4 (44.44%) Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) Games
3 2 (22.22%) Danish Language
3 2 (22.22%) Dutch Language
3 2 (22.22%) Italian Language
3 2 (22.22%) Japanese Language
3 2 (22.22%) Korean Language
3 2 (22.22%) Portuguese Language
3 2 (22.22%) Spanish Language
3 2 (22.22%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Web Producer
1 2 (22.22%) Games Producer
1 2 (22.22%) Front-End Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Designer
2 1 (11.11%) Front-End Web Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Web Designer
2 1 (11.11%) Graphic Designer
2 1 (11.11%) Web Editor
2 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (22.22%) JSP
4 2 (22.22%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) WebCenter
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) Sass
5 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 1 (11.11%) OOCSS
5 1 (11.11%) CSS3
5 1 (11.11%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 2 (22.22%) W3C
2 2 (22.22%) Copywriting
3 1 (11.11%) New Media
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Content Management
1 4 (44.44%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Information Management
2 2 (22.22%) Web Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Web Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Adobe
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Akamai