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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 38 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +4
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 3 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.94% 4.58% 0.53%
As % of the Applications category 9.38% 32.35% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£250 £313 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £235
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +17.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-36.36% +111.53%
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 34 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 10.00% 14.17% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 6
Average daily rate £250 £250 £246
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £113 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £405 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 3
Average hourly rate £11.50 £19.25 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.25% +60.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.00 £10.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £25.50 £14.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Akamai
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Drupal
4 1 (25.00%) SEO
4 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) XHTML
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) Sass
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) OOCSS
4 1 (25.00%) Apache Cordova

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (25.00%) UX Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Front-End Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) XHTML
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) Sass
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) OOCSS
4 1 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
1 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) SEO
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Akamai
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft