The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 South East 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 148 126 144
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +18
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 90 109 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.98% 1.29% 1.00%
As % of the Applications category 6.08% 8.84% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 50 43
Average daily rate
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£313 £228 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.36% -17.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 4
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 £9.30 £11.50 £14.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £38.00 £22.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1481 1233 1386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.14% 14.56% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 705 567 582
Average daily rate £325 £319 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £150 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 167 169
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.04 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £29.50 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Photoshop
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +10 43 £350 +59.09% 8
Hampshire -15 16 £313 +4.16% 13
West Sussex - 8 £281 - 5
East Sussex -2 7 £220 - 2
Surrey -33 7 £200 -15.78% 6
Buckinghamshire -5 5 £260 +22.35% 2
Kent -4 1 - - 2
Oxfordshire -7 1 £338 +104.54% 3
Middlesex - - - -
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 117 (68.42%) HTML
2 113 (66.08%) Adobe Illustrator
3 94 (54.97%) CSS
4 92 (53.80%) Adobe
5 71 (41.52%) JavaScript
6 38 (22.22%) Axure RP
7 37 (21.64%) jQuery
8 36 (21.05%) HTML5
9 34 (19.88%) Graphic Design
10 29 (16.96%) OmniGraffle
11 26 (15.20%) Web Design
11 26 (15.20%) E-Commerce
12 25 (14.62%) Ajax
13 24 (14.04%) Responsive Web Design
13 24 (14.04%) User Experience Design
14 22 (12.87%) Web Accessibility
15 21 (12.28%) Microsoft
15 21 (12.28%) W3C
15 21 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (12.28%) Android
16 20 (11.70%) Usability Testing
17 19 (11.11%) Degree
17 19 (11.11%) CSS3
17 19 (11.11%) Legal
17 19 (11.11%) MS Office
17 19 (11.11%) Flash
18 18 (10.53%) XHTML
18 18 (10.53%) Scrum
18 18 (10.53%) Adobe After Effects
18 18 (10.53%) Animation

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 16 (9.36%) CMS
2 4 (2.34%) Drupal
2 4 (2.34%) Moodle
3 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.58%) WordPress
3 1 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 113 (66.08%) Adobe Illustrator
2 29 (16.96%) OmniGraffle
3 19 (11.11%) MS Office
4 18 (10.53%) Adobe After Effects
5 17 (9.94%) InDesign
6 14 (8.19%) MS Visio
7 6 (3.51%) Acrobat
7 6 (3.51%) Fireworks
8 5 (2.92%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (2.34%) MS Excel
10 1 (0.58%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.58%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.58%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.58%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.58%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.58%) Revit
Business Applications
1 3 (1.75%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.58%) Magento
2 1 (0.58%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.58%) SaaS
1 1 (0.58%) Heroku
1 1 (0.58%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.58%) Broadband
1 1 (0.58%) SMS
1 1 (0.58%) HTTP
1 1 (0.58%) Internet
1 1 (0.58%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.58%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 38 (22.22%) Axure RP
2 16 (9.36%) Dreamweaver
3 6 (3.51%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 5 (2.92%) Subversion
5 3 (1.75%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.75%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 2 (1.17%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.17%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.17%) Flash Builder
6 2 (1.17%) Ant
6 2 (1.17%) Hudson
6 2 (1.17%) WiX
7 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.58%) JIRA
7 1 (0.58%) RSpec
7 1 (0.58%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.58%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.58%) Sublime Text
General
1 19 (11.11%) Legal
2 17 (9.94%) Marketing
3 11 (6.43%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.26%) Interactive Media
5 8 (4.68%) Publishing
5 8 (4.68%) Games
5 8 (4.68%) Retail
6 4 (2.34%) Finance
7 3 (1.75%) Advertising
7 3 (1.75%) Danish Language
7 3 (1.75%) Dutch Language
7 3 (1.75%) Italian Language
7 3 (1.75%) Japanese Language
7 3 (1.75%) Korean Language
7 3 (1.75%) Portuguese Language
7 3 (1.75%) Spanish Language
7 3 (1.75%) Swedish Language
8 2 (1.17%) Automotive
9 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 99 (57.89%) Designer
2 51 (29.82%) Developer
3 32 (18.71%) User Experience Designer
4 30 (17.54%) Web Designer
5 22 (12.87%) Web Developer
6 19 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
7 18 (10.53%) Visual Designer
8 16 (9.36%) UI Designer
8 16 (9.36%) Graphic Designer
9 10 (5.85%) Front-End Web Developer
10 9 (5.26%) Photoshop Designer
10 9 (5.26%) User Experience Architect
10 9 (5.26%) Architect
11 8 (4.68%) UI Programmer
11 8 (4.68%) UI Developer
12 6 (3.51%) Interaction Designer
13 4 (2.34%) User Experience Developer
13 4 (2.34%) E-Learning Developer
14 3 (1.75%) Web Editor
14 3 (1.75%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (68.42%) HTML
2 94 (54.97%) CSS
3 37 (21.64%) jQuery
4 36 (21.05%) HTML5
5 25 (14.62%) Ajax
6 19 (11.11%) Flash
6 19 (11.11%) CSS3
7 18 (10.53%) XHTML
8 11 (6.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 10 (5.85%) XML
10 6 (3.51%) YUI
10 6 (3.51%) Sass
11 5 (2.92%) JSON
12 4 (2.34%) .NET
12 4 (2.34%) AngularJS
13 3 (1.75%) Zurb Foundation
13 3 (1.75%) WebCenter
13 3 (1.75%) ASP.NET
13 3 (1.75%) JSP
14 2 (1.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (19.88%) Graphic Design
2 21 (12.28%) W3C
3 18 (10.53%) Animation
4 15 (8.77%) Mobile App
5 13 (7.60%) Computer Science
6 9 (5.26%) Visualisation
7 8 (4.68%) iPad
8 6 (3.51%) E-Learning
8 6 (3.51%) Smartphone
9 4 (2.34%) SCORM
9 4 (2.34%) Social Media
10 2 (1.17%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (1.17%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.17%) Copywriting
10 2 (1.17%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.58%) Open Source
11 1 (0.58%) NHS
11 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.58%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.58%) mHealth
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.28%) Android
2 8 (4.68%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.58%) Linux
3 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (15.20%) E-Commerce
1 26 (15.20%) Web Design
2 24 (14.04%) User Experience Design
2 24 (14.04%) Responsive Web Design
3 22 (12.87%) Web Accessibility
4 21 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (11.70%) Usability Testing
6 18 (10.53%) Scrum
7 16 (9.36%) Content Management
8 11 (6.43%) Web Development
8 11 (6.43%) Information Architecture
9 10 (5.85%) Analytics
10 6 (3.51%) Time Management
11 5 (2.92%) MVC
11 5 (2.92%) SEO
12 4 (2.34%) Workflow
12 4 (2.34%) Project Management
12 4 (2.34%) Web Analytics
13 3 (1.75%) Web Usability
13 3 (1.75%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 71 (41.52%) JavaScript
2 9 (5.26%) PHP
3 4 (2.34%) C#
4 3 (1.75%) Java
4 3 (1.75%) Perl
4 3 (1.75%) ActionScript
5 2 (1.17%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (0.58%) Python
6 1 (0.58%) ECMAScript
6 1 (0.58%) Ruby
6 1 (0.58%) Lua
Qualifications
1 19 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.75%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) WCAG
Vendors
1 92 (53.80%) Adobe
2 21 (12.28%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.51%) Yahoo!
3 6 (3.51%) Twitter
4 3 (1.75%) Appcelerator
4 3 (1.75%) Google
4 3 (1.75%) Oracle
5 1 (0.58%) FatWire
5 1 (0.58%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.58%) Akamai
5 1 (0.58%) Nintex
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