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 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 185 174 109
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -65
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 69 66 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.74% 0.74% 1.72%
As % of the Applications category 4.91% 4.56% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 33 46
Average daily rate
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£295 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £195 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £350 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £299 £300 £260
% change year-on-year
-0.41% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 38
Average hourly rate £26.84 £14.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.06% -58.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £21.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-24.92% -40.00%
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
1404 1447 1241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 15.05% 16.16% 15.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 668 673 523
Average daily rate £350 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £140 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 149 204
Average hourly rate £13.75 £16.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £11.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £47.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-7.93% +1.61%

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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 -2 41 £298 -15.00% 4
Oxfordshire -15 11 £250 -16.66% 9
Buckinghamshire +4 8 £250 -19.35% 4
East Sussex - 2 £320 - 3
Kent - 2 - - 7
Hampshire -7 1 £295 +31.11% 3
West Sussex -17 1 £338 - 2
Middlesex - 1 £200 -
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 103 (69.13%) HTML
2 93 (62.42%) CSS
3 81 (54.36%) Adobe
4 79 (53.02%) Adobe Illustrator
5 66 (44.30%) JavaScript
6 54 (36.24%) jQuery
6 54 (36.24%) User Experience
7 42 (28.19%) HTML5
8 36 (24.16%) CSS3
9 32 (21.48%) Marketing
10 29 (19.46%) InDesign
10 29 (19.46%) E-Commerce
10 29 (19.46%) Dreamweaver
11 25 (16.78%) Axure RP
12 24 (16.11%) Responsive Web Design
12 24 (16.11%) Microsoft
12 24 (16.11%) Content Management
13 23 (15.44%) CMS
14 22 (14.77%) Graphic Design
14 22 (14.77%) Information Architecture
15 19 (12.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 19 (12.75%) MS Visio
16 18 (12.08%) Telecoms
16 18 (12.08%) OmniGraffle
17 16 (10.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 16 (10.74%) Retail
17 16 (10.74%) Flash
18 15 (10.07%) Java
18 15 (10.07%) Games
19 14 (9.40%) Agile Software Development

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 23 (15.44%) CMS
2 12 (8.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 7 (4.70%) WordPress
4 4 (2.68%) Apache
5 3 (2.01%) Node.js
5 3 (2.01%) Drupal
6 2 (1.34%) ExpressionEngine
6 2 (1.34%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.34%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.34%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.67%) Joomla!
Applications
1 79 (53.02%) Adobe Illustrator
2 29 (19.46%) InDesign
3 19 (12.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 19 (12.75%) MS Visio
4 18 (12.08%) OmniGraffle
5 7 (4.70%) 3ds Max
6 6 (4.03%) GIMP
7 5 (3.36%) Fireworks
8 4 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (2.68%) MS Office
8 4 (2.68%) Maya
9 3 (2.01%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (2.01%) Acrobat
9 3 (2.01%) ZBrush
10 1 (0.67%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.67%) CINEMA 4D
10 1 (0.67%) MS Excel
10 1 (0.67%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.01%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.67%) Yammer
2 1 (0.67%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.34%) Internet
1 2 (1.34%) DNS
2 1 (0.67%) SSL
2 1 (0.67%) FTP
2 1 (0.67%) Intranet
2 1 (0.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.68%) MySQL
1 4 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 29 (19.46%) Dreamweaver
2 25 (16.78%) Axure RP
3 6 (4.03%) Subversion
4 4 (2.68%) Eclipse
4 4 (2.68%) NetBeans
5 3 (2.01%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.67%) Xcode
6 1 (0.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.67%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.67%) Grunt
6 1 (0.67%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.67%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 32 (21.48%) Marketing
2 18 (12.08%) Telecoms
3 16 (10.74%) Retail
4 15 (10.07%) Games
5 11 (7.38%) Interactive Media
6 10 (6.71%) Multimedia
7 8 (5.37%) Finance
7 8 (5.37%) Advertising
8 6 (4.03%) Electronics
8 6 (4.03%) Legal
9 3 (2.01%) Publishing
9 3 (2.01%) Banking
10 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.67%) Local Government
10 1 (0.67%) French Language
10 1 (0.67%) German Language
10 1 (0.67%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.67%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.67%) Korean Language
10 1 (0.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 76 (51.01%) Designer
2 47 (31.54%) Developer
3 25 (16.78%) UX Designer
4 22 (14.77%) Web Designer
5 20 (13.42%) Front-End Developer
6 16 (10.74%) Junior
7 14 (9.40%) Graphic Designer
8 11 (7.38%) JavaScript Developer
8 11 (7.38%) Architect
8 11 (7.38%) User Experience Architect
9 9 (6.04%) UI Designer
10 7 (4.70%) Web Developer
10 7 (4.70%) Junior Designer
11 6 (4.03%) Junior Graphic Designer
11 6 (4.03%) Digital Designer
11 6 (4.03%) Senior Developer
11 6 (4.03%) Junior Web Designer
12 5 (3.36%) Photoshop Designer
12 5 (3.36%) UI Programmer
12 5 (3.36%) Copywriter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (69.13%) HTML
2 93 (62.42%) CSS
3 54 (36.24%) jQuery
4 42 (28.19%) HTML5
5 36 (24.16%) CSS3
6 16 (10.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 16 (10.74%) Flash
7 13 (8.72%) Sass
8 11 (7.38%) XHTML
8 11 (7.38%) Backbone.js
9 8 (5.37%) .NET
10 7 (4.70%) Ajax
10 7 (4.70%) AngularJS
11 6 (4.03%) Dojo
11 6 (4.03%) JSP
11 6 (4.03%) XML
12 4 (2.68%) Apache Flex
12 4 (2.68%) MooTools
12 4 (2.68%) WebGL
13 3 (2.01%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 54 (36.24%) User Experience
2 22 (14.77%) Graphic Design
3 13 (8.72%) W3C
4 10 (6.71%) Photography
5 7 (4.70%) Digital Media
6 6 (4.03%) Video Editing
6 6 (4.03%) Animation
7 5 (3.36%) Social Network
8 4 (2.68%) Visualisation
8 4 (2.68%) Copywriting
8 4 (2.68%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.68%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.01%) Xbox
10 2 (1.34%) Open Source
10 2 (1.34%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.34%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.67%) VLE
11 1 (0.67%) Mobile Games
11 1 (0.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.68%) Apple iOS
1 4 (2.68%) Windows
2 2 (1.34%) Android
2 2 (1.34%) Linux
3 1 (0.67%) UNIX
3 1 (0.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (19.46%) E-Commerce
2 24 (16.11%) Responsive Web Design
2 24 (16.11%) Content Management
3 22 (14.77%) Information Architecture
4 14 (9.40%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (8.05%) Web Design
6 10 (6.71%) Web Development
7 9 (6.04%) OOP
8 8 (5.37%) Game Development
8 8 (5.37%) OO
9 7 (4.70%) Scrum
10 6 (4.03%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (3.36%) Project Management
11 5 (3.36%) UX Design
12 4 (2.68%) Analytics
12 4 (2.68%) UML
12 4 (2.68%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (2.01%) SEO
13 3 (2.01%) Workflow
13 3 (2.01%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 66 (44.30%) JavaScript
2 15 (10.07%) Java
3 14 (9.40%) PHP
4 10 (6.71%) SQL
5 4 (2.68%) Objective-C
6 3 (2.01%) C++
7 2 (1.34%) ActionScript 3.0
7 2 (1.34%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.67%) Ruby
8 1 (0.67%) PHP5
8 1 (0.67%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 8 (5.37%) Degree
2 2 (1.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.01%) WCAG
2 2 (1.34%) WAI
Vendors
1 81 (54.36%) Adobe
2 24 (16.11%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.03%) Apple
4 5 (3.36%) Google
4 5 (3.36%) Twitter
5 4 (2.68%) Facebook
6 3 (2.01%) FatWire
7 2 (1.34%) IBM
7 2 (1.34%) VMware
8 1 (0.67%) SAP
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle
8 1 (0.67%) Sencha
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