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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 165 112 144
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +32
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 77 120 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.86% 1.44% 1.04%
As % of the Applications category 5.26% 9.96% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 54 42
Average daily rate
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of your Daily Rate
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£313 £233 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.40% -18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £164 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £250 £285
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 4
Average hourly rate £19.00 £35.00 £14.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% +147.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £12.50 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.30 £35.00 £21.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +53.84%
Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1463 1205 1377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.33% 14.44% 14.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 676 541 563
Average daily rate £325 £320 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £150 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £430 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £305 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.45% -1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 178 173
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £14.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £10.26 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £30.50 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.21 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.34% +1.36%
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 11 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 11 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 11 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -8 36 £350 +59.09% 5
Hampshire -11 14 £293 -2.50% 10
Surrey -28 8 £223 +7.87% 7
West Sussex - 8 £281 - 5
Buckinghamshire -16 5 £260 +30.00% 3
East Sussex -5 4 £220 - 5
Oxfordshire +1 1 £338 +37.75% 2
Kent - - - - 3
Middlesex - - - -
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 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.

1 120 (71.01%) HTML
2 105 (62.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 99 (58.58%) CSS
4 84 (49.70%) Adobe
5 75 (44.38%) JavaScript
6 42 (24.85%) HTML5
7 40 (23.67%) jQuery
8 37 (21.89%) Graphic Design
9 32 (18.93%) Axure RP
10 28 (16.57%) OmniGraffle
11 27 (15.98%) Web Design
12 26 (15.38%) CSS3
13 25 (14.79%) E-Commerce
14 24 (14.20%) Microsoft
14 24 (14.20%) Ajax
15 23 (13.61%) Responsive Web Design
15 23 (13.61%) User Experience Design
16 19 (11.24%) W3C
16 19 (11.24%) Dreamweaver
16 19 (11.24%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (11.24%) Degree
16 19 (11.24%) Usability Testing
17 18 (10.65%) Web Accessibility
17 18 (10.65%) Adobe After Effects
18 17 (10.06%) InDesign
18 17 (10.06%) Scrum
18 17 (10.06%) MS Office
18 17 (10.06%) Flash
18 17 (10.06%) XHTML
18 17 (10.06%) Animation

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 (9.47%) CMS
2 5 (2.96%) Drupal
3 2 (1.18%) Moodle
3 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.18%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.59%) WordPress
4 1 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 105 (62.13%) Adobe Illustrator
2 28 (16.57%) OmniGraffle
3 18 (10.65%) Adobe After Effects
4 17 (10.06%) InDesign
4 17 (10.06%) MS Office
5 15 (8.88%) MS Visio
6 11 (6.51%) Fireworks
7 7 (4.14%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (3.55%) Acrobat
9 5 (2.96%) MS Excel
10 3 (1.78%) Quicktime
10 3 (1.78%) QuarkXPress
11 1 (0.59%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.59%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.59%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.59%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.59%) Revit
Business Applications
1 3 (1.78%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.59%) Magento
2 1 (0.59%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.59%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.59%) SaaS
1 1 (0.59%) Heroku
1 1 (0.59%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.78%) Intranet
2 1 (0.59%) Internet
2 1 (0.59%) Extranet
2 1 (0.59%) SSH
2 1 (0.59%) Broadband
2 1 (0.59%) SMS
2 1 (0.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.59%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (18.93%) Axure RP
2 19 (11.24%) Dreamweaver
3 6 (3.55%) Subversion
3 6 (3.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 4 (2.37%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.78%) Mercurial
5 3 (1.78%) Flash Builder
5 3 (1.78%) Ant
5 3 (1.78%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.78%) Hudson
5 3 (1.78%) WiX
6 1 (0.59%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.59%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.59%) Sublime Text
6 1 (0.59%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.59%) JIRA
6 1 (0.59%) RSpec
General
1 16 (9.47%) Marketing
2 15 (8.88%) Legal
3 11 (6.51%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.33%) Publishing
4 9 (5.33%) Interactive Media
5 8 (4.73%) Games
5 8 (4.73%) Retail
6 6 (3.55%) Finance
7 3 (1.78%) Advertising
7 3 (1.78%) Danish Language
7 3 (1.78%) Dutch Language
7 3 (1.78%) Italian Language
7 3 (1.78%) Japanese Language
7 3 (1.78%) Korean Language
7 3 (1.78%) Portuguese Language
7 3 (1.78%) Spanish Language
7 3 (1.78%) Swedish Language
8 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.59%) Automotive
9 1 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 94 (55.62%) Designer
2 53 (31.36%) Developer
3 29 (17.16%) User Experience Designer
4 28 (16.57%) Web Designer
5 21 (12.43%) Front-End Developer
6 20 (11.83%) Web Developer
7 18 (10.65%) Graphic Designer
8 16 (9.47%) Visual Designer
9 14 (8.28%) UI Designer
10 10 (5.92%) Photoshop Designer
11 9 (5.33%) User Experience Architect
11 9 (5.33%) Front-End Web Developer
11 9 (5.33%) Architect
12 8 (4.73%) UI Programmer
12 8 (4.73%) UI Developer
13 6 (3.55%) Interaction Designer
14 4 (2.37%) User Experience Developer
15 3 (1.78%) ActionScript Developer
15 3 (1.78%) Web Producer
15 3 (1.78%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (71.01%) HTML
2 99 (58.58%) CSS
3 42 (24.85%) HTML5
4 40 (23.67%) jQuery
5 26 (15.38%) CSS3
6 24 (14.20%) Ajax
7 17 (10.06%) Flash
7 17 (10.06%) XHTML
8 14 (8.28%) XML
9 10 (5.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (3.55%) JSON
10 6 (3.55%) YUI
11 5 (2.96%) Sass
12 4 (2.37%) JSP
12 4 (2.37%) .NET
13 3 (1.78%) ASP.NET
13 3 (1.78%) Robotlegs
13 3 (1.78%) WebCenter
13 3 (1.78%) Zurb Foundation
13 3 (1.78%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (21.89%) Graphic Design
2 19 (11.24%) W3C
3 17 (10.06%) Animation
4 13 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 10 (5.92%) Mobile App
6 8 (4.73%) iPad
7 5 (2.96%) Social Media
8 4 (2.37%) Visualisation
8 4 (2.37%) E-Learning
9 2 (1.18%) SCORM
9 2 (1.18%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.18%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (1.18%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.59%) Copywriting
10 1 (0.59%) Open Source
10 1 (0.59%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.59%) NHS
10 1 (0.59%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.59%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.59%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.47%) Android
2 3 (1.78%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.59%) Linux
3 1 (0.59%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (15.98%) Web Design
2 25 (14.79%) E-Commerce
3 23 (13.61%) User Experience Design
3 23 (13.61%) Responsive Web Design
4 19 (11.24%) Usability Testing
4 19 (11.24%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (10.65%) Web Accessibility
6 17 (10.06%) Scrum
7 15 (8.88%) Content Management
8 13 (7.69%) Information Architecture
9 12 (7.10%) Web Development
10 9 (5.33%) Analytics
11 6 (3.55%) MVC
12 4 (2.37%) SEO
12 4 (2.37%) Workflow
12 4 (2.37%) TDD
12 4 (2.37%) Project Management
12 4 (2.37%) OOP
12 4 (2.37%) Web Analytics
12 4 (2.37%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 75 (44.38%) JavaScript
2 10 (5.92%) PHP
3 4 (2.37%) C#
3 4 (2.37%) Java
3 4 (2.37%) ActionScript
4 3 (1.78%) Perl
4 3 (1.78%) ActionScript 3.0
5 2 (1.18%) Python
6 1 (0.59%) ECMAScript
6 1 (0.59%) Ruby
6 1 (0.59%) Lua
6 1 (0.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (11.24%) Degree
2 1 (0.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.78%) QA
2 2 (1.18%) WCAG
Vendors
1 84 (49.70%) Adobe
2 24 (14.20%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.55%) Twitter
3 6 (3.55%) Yahoo!
4 3 (1.78%) Google
4 3 (1.78%) Apple
4 3 (1.78%) Oracle
5 1 (0.59%) Nintex
5 1 (0.59%) MKS
5 1 (0.59%) FatWire
5 1 (0.59%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.59%) Appcelerator
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