The first table below looks at the demand for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Solihull 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 0.78% - -
As % of the Applications category 4.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £250
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +84.21%
Applications Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
25 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 19.53% 16.13% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Average daily rate £275 - £215
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Average hourly rate £12.20 - £8.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
Photoshop
West Midlands

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

Photoshop
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) SEO
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Stellent
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Flash
2 2 (66.67%) XHTML
2 2 (66.67%) FTP
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe
2 2 (66.67%) W3C
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Automotive
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Facebook
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Accessibility

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 2 (66.67%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) FTP
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Front-End Web Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Flash
2 2 (66.67%) XHTML
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) SEO
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Stellent
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) Facebook