The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 139 142 133
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 109 103 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.17% 1.16% 1.11%
As % of the Applications category 7.48% 8.25% 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 56 58
Average daily rate
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£313 £220 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.04% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £158 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £366 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+24.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 5
Average hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £30.00 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £30.00 £22.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.71%
Photoshop
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1458 1249 1464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 15.71% 14.08% 14.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 720 593 620
Average daily rate £325 £310 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £150 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £435 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 138 175
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.02 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.97 £29.40 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Photoshop
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Photoshop across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Photoshop Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Photoshop across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Photoshop Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Photoshop
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +12 41 £338 +42.10% 3
Hampshire +5 23 £350 +133.33% 8
Surrey -18 12 £273 +55.71% 5
East Sussex +4 11 £210 - 3
West Sussex - 8 £281 -
Buckinghamshire 0 7 £230 +8.23% 3
Oxfordshire -5 3 £338 +110.93% 4
Kent - 1 - - 3
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 129 (74.57%) HTML
2 104 (60.12%) CSS
2 104 (60.12%) Adobe Illustrator
3 91 (52.60%) Adobe
4 79 (45.66%) JavaScript
5 44 (25.43%) HTML5
6 43 (24.86%) jQuery
7 32 (18.50%) Axure RP
8 27 (15.61%) Responsive Web Design
9 25 (14.45%) Flash
10 24 (13.87%) Web Design
10 24 (13.87%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (13.29%) User Experience Design
11 23 (13.29%) Graphic Design
12 21 (12.14%) OmniGraffle
12 21 (12.14%) CSS3
13 20 (11.56%) Scrum
14 19 (10.98%) E-Learning
14 19 (10.98%) Ajax
14 19 (10.98%) Android
15 18 (10.40%) Marketing
15 18 (10.40%) Web Accessibility
15 18 (10.40%) E-Commerce
16 17 (9.83%) PHP
16 17 (9.83%) Content Management
16 17 (9.83%) Degree
17 16 (9.25%) W3C
18 15 (8.67%) MS Office
18 15 (8.67%) Adobe After Effects
18 15 (8.67%) Legal

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 15 (8.67%) CMS
2 8 (4.62%) Moodle
3 5 (2.89%) WordPress
4 4 (2.31%) Drupal
5 2 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.16%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.58%) Node.js
Applications
1 104 (60.12%) Adobe Illustrator
2 21 (12.14%) OmniGraffle
3 15 (8.67%) MS Office
3 15 (8.67%) Adobe After Effects
4 13 (7.51%) InDesign
5 6 (3.47%) Fireworks
6 5 (2.89%) Adobe Captivate
7 4 (2.31%) MS Excel
7 4 (2.31%) MS Visio
8 3 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (1.73%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.58%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.58%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.58%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.58%) QuarkXPress
9 1 (0.58%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.58%) Revit
Business Applications
1 3 (1.73%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.58%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.58%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.16%) Amazon S3
1 2 (1.16%) Heroku
1 2 (1.16%) GitHub
2 1 (0.58%) SaaS
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.16%) SSH
2 1 (0.58%) Broadband
2 1 (0.58%) SMS
2 1 (0.58%) FTP
2 1 (0.58%) Intranet
2 1 (0.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.05%) MySQL
2 5 (2.89%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.16%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (18.50%) Axure RP
2 14 (8.09%) Dreamweaver
3 5 (2.89%) Subversion
4 3 (1.73%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.73%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 2 (1.16%) RSpec
5 2 (1.16%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (1.16%) WiX
5 2 (1.16%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.16%) Flash Builder
5 2 (1.16%) Hudson
5 2 (1.16%) JIRA
5 2 (1.16%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.16%) Ant
5 2 (1.16%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.16%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (1.16%) Sublime Text
6 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (10.40%) Marketing
2 15 (8.67%) Legal
3 10 (5.78%) Retail
4 8 (4.62%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.05%) Publishing
6 5 (2.89%) Games
6 5 (2.89%) Finance
7 4 (2.31%) Portuguese Language
7 4 (2.31%) Spanish Language
7 4 (2.31%) Interactive Media
8 3 (1.73%) Advertising
8 3 (1.73%) Italian Language
8 3 (1.73%) Japanese Language
8 3 (1.73%) Korean Language
8 3 (1.73%) Swedish Language
8 3 (1.73%) Danish Language
8 3 (1.73%) Dutch Language
9 2 (1.16%) Automotive
10 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.58%) Banking
Job Titles
1 96 (55.49%) Designer
2 67 (38.73%) Developer
3 32 (18.50%) User Experience Designer
4 24 (13.87%) Front-End Developer
5 22 (12.72%) Web Designer
6 21 (12.14%) Web Developer
7 19 (10.98%) UI Designer
8 18 (10.40%) Visual Designer
9 14 (8.09%) Graphic Designer
10 11 (6.36%) E-Learning Developer
10 11 (6.36%) Front-End Web Developer
11 8 (4.62%) UI Programmer
11 8 (4.62%) UI Developer
11 8 (4.62%) Photoshop Designer
12 6 (3.47%) Cloud Developer
12 6 (3.47%) Interaction Designer
13 5 (2.89%) Senior Designer
14 4 (2.31%) User Experience Architect
14 4 (2.31%) User Experience Developer
14 4 (2.31%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (74.57%) HTML
2 104 (60.12%) CSS
3 44 (25.43%) HTML5
4 43 (24.86%) jQuery
5 25 (14.45%) Flash
6 21 (12.14%) CSS3
7 19 (10.98%) Ajax
8 15 (8.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (8.09%) XHTML
10 13 (7.51%) XML
11 9 (5.20%) JSON
12 8 (4.62%) Sass
13 7 (4.05%) AngularJS
14 6 (3.47%) YUI
15 5 (2.89%) .NET
16 4 (2.31%) Yii
16 4 (2.31%) Laravel
16 4 (2.31%) Symfony
16 4 (2.31%) CakePHP
16 4 (2.31%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.29%) Graphic Design
2 19 (10.98%) E-Learning
3 16 (9.25%) W3C
4 15 (8.67%) Animation
5 14 (8.09%) Mobile App
6 12 (6.94%) SCORM
7 11 (6.36%) Computer Science
8 9 (5.20%) Visualisation
9 8 (4.62%) iPad
9 8 (4.62%) Smartphone
10 5 (2.89%) Social Media
11 4 (2.31%) Learning Management System
12 2 (1.16%) Digital Media
12 2 (1.16%) Copywriting
12 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.58%) mHealth
13 1 (0.58%) Taxonomies
13 1 (0.58%) Blog
13 1 (0.58%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.98%) Android
2 8 (4.62%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.16%) Mac OS
3 2 (1.16%) Linux
4 1 (0.58%) Windows
4 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (15.61%) Responsive Web Design
2 24 (13.87%) Web Design
2 24 (13.87%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (13.29%) User Experience Design
4 20 (11.56%) Scrum
5 18 (10.40%) Web Accessibility
5 18 (10.40%) E-Commerce
6 17 (9.83%) Content Management
7 11 (6.36%) Usability Testing
7 11 (6.36%) Analytics
8 9 (5.20%) MVC
8 9 (5.20%) Web Development
9 8 (4.62%) SEO
10 7 (4.05%) Time Management
11 5 (2.89%) Web Analytics
11 5 (2.89%) Information Architecture
12 4 (2.31%) TDD
13 3 (1.73%) Workflow
13 3 (1.73%) B2C
13 3 (1.73%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (45.66%) JavaScript
2 17 (9.83%) PHP
3 4 (2.31%) ActionScript
3 4 (2.31%) C#
4 3 (1.73%) Java
4 3 (1.73%) Perl
5 2 (1.16%) ActionScript 3.0
5 2 (1.16%) Ruby
6 1 (0.58%) ECMAScript
6 1 (0.58%) Python
6 1 (0.58%) Lua
Qualifications
1 17 (9.83%) Degree
2 3 (1.73%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.16%) QA
1 2 (1.16%) WCAG
Vendors
1 91 (52.60%) Adobe
2 12 (6.94%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.62%) Twitter
4 6 (3.47%) Yahoo!
5 4 (2.31%) Google
6 3 (1.73%) Oracle
6 3 (1.73%) Appcelerator
7 2 (1.16%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.58%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.58%) Nintex
8 1 (0.58%) Omniture
8 1 (0.58%) FatWire
8 1 (0.58%) Akamai
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