The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 30 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 30 27 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 4 5 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.32% 1.90% 8.27%
As % of the Applications category 8.33% 10.00% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 8
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- £270 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £289 £263
% change year-on-year
+3.98% +9.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
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 Slough region.

Applications Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
48 50 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 15.79% 19.01% 22.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 23 20
Average daily rate £275 £238 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -47.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 18
Average hourly rate £16.11 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.45% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £17.80 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.61 £22.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Photoshop
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) User Experience
3 4 (66.67%) Information Architecture
3 4 (66.67%) Axure RP
3 4 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (66.67%) PHP
3 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (66.67%) Games
3 4 (66.67%) Marketing
3 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 4 (66.67%) Graphic Design
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) XHTML
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Adobe

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (66.67%) Games
1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) UX Designer
1 4 (66.67%) Designer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (16.67%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) XHTML
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) User Experience
2 4 (66.67%) Graphic Design
3 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (66.67%) Web Development
1 4 (66.67%) Information Architecture
1 4 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe