The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Slough region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 32 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 2 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.78% 4.68% 7.03%
As % of the Applications category 6.06% 28.95% 30.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 5
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -10.25%
Applications Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
33 38 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 12.94% 16.17% 22.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 27
Average daily rate £263 £319 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -29.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 £23.75 £10.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.68% +128.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.96 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.26% -6.50%
Photoshop
Berkshire

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 29 July 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) Adobe
3 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) Axure RP
4 2 (33.33%) Information Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (33.33%) Interactive Media
4 2 (33.33%) SEO
4 2 (33.33%) InDesign
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (16.67%) Broadband
5 1 (16.67%) Acrobat
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (16.67%) MySQL
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Subversion
5 1 (16.67%) Content Management
5 1 (16.67%) Marketing

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (33.33%) InDesign
2 2 (33.33%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (16.67%) Acrobat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Broadband
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
1 3 (50.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (33.33%) Interactive Media
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Front-End Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Content Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Editor
3 1 (16.67%) Content Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) CSS3
5 1 (16.67%) Sass
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) OOCSS
5 1 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Information Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) SEO
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Python
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Adobe
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) FatWire
3 1 (16.67%) Akamai