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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 27 36 26
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 3 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.21% 0.97% 2.86%
As % of the Applications category 9.38% 11.11% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Average daily rate £128 - £260
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £301 £260
% change year-on-year
-0.33% +15.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £28.10 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-4.50% +12.38%
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
32 27 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 12.96% 8.74% 15.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 22
Average daily rate £225 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £210 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £500 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 £10.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.34
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -5.47%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (50.00%) Marketing
2 5 (50.00%) Axure RP
2 5 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 5 (50.00%) User Experience
2 5 (50.00%) Typography
3 4 (40.00%) Presales
3 4 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (40.00%) Acrobat
3 4 (40.00%) MS Project
3 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (40.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (30.00%) Adobe
5 2 (20.00%) Content Management
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) MS Office
6 1 (10.00%) Quark
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) CSS
6 1 (10.00%) XML
6 1 (10.00%) HTML
6 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (10.00%) PHP
6 1 (10.00%) UX Design
6 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (10.00%) HTML5
6 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (10.00%) Digital Media

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 5 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (40.00%) Acrobat
2 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (40.00%) MS Project
2 4 (40.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Axure RP
General
1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
1 5 (50.00%) User Experience Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Support Assistant
3 1 (10.00%) Bid Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Document Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Graphic Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Photoshop Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Production Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Information Architecture
1 5 (50.00%) Typography
2 4 (40.00%) Presales
3 2 (20.00%) Content Management
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (10.00%) UX Design
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Adobe
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Quark