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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 140 155 141
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 118 89 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.28% 1.02% 1.22%
As % of the Applications category 8.00% 7.27% 8.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 45 62
Average daily rate
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of your Daily Rate
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£325 £231 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.54% -13.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £83 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £361 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 6
Average hourly rate £25.75 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.14% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £17.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £19.30 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
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
1475 1224 1472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 15.97% 14.08% 14.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 727 573 621
Average daily rate £320 £325 £299
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £145 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 129 188
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.95 £25.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.63 £15.38
% change year-on-year
+2.52% -4.84%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 23 September 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 33 £325 +56.62% 3
Surrey +1 23 £425 +21.42% 8
Hampshire -2 21 £350 +64.70% 11
West Sussex +14 10 £313 -10.71%
East Sussex -8 10 £210 -6.66% 1
Buckinghamshire - 8 £200 - 3
Oxfordshire -11 7 £288 +76.92% 4
Kent -6 1 - - 6
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 144 (80.45%) HTML
2 122 (68.16%) CSS
3 107 (59.78%) Adobe Illustrator
4 101 (56.42%) JavaScript
5 92 (51.40%) User Experience
6 87 (48.60%) Adobe
7 59 (32.96%) jQuery
8 50 (27.93%) HTML5
9 45 (25.14%) Agile Software Development
10 33 (18.44%) Web Design
11 32 (17.88%) Ajax
12 30 (16.76%) Axure RP
13 29 (16.20%) CSS3
14 27 (15.08%) Flash
15 26 (14.53%) Responsive Web Design
16 22 (12.29%) E-Learning
16 22 (12.29%) User Experience Design
17 21 (11.73%) Graphic Design
17 21 (11.73%) W3C
18 20 (11.17%) XML
18 20 (11.17%) Scrum
19 19 (10.61%) Marketing
19 19 (10.61%) Dreamweaver
19 19 (10.61%) OmniGraffle
20 17 (9.50%) Degree
20 17 (9.50%) Web Accessibility
20 17 (9.50%) Android
20 17 (9.50%) PHP
20 17 (9.50%) Content Management
21 16 (8.94%) CMS

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (8.94%) CMS
2 8 (4.47%) Moodle
3 7 (3.91%) Node.js
4 5 (2.79%) WordPress
5 4 (2.23%) Drupal
6 3 (1.68%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.56%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.56%) TeamSite
Applications
1 107 (59.78%) Adobe Illustrator
2 19 (10.61%) OmniGraffle
3 12 (6.70%) Adobe After Effects
3 12 (6.70%) MS Office
3 12 (6.70%) Fireworks
4 9 (5.03%) InDesign
5 7 (3.91%) Adobe Captivate
6 3 (1.68%) MS Excel
6 3 (1.68%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.56%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.56%) QuarkXPress
7 1 (0.56%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.56%) Maya
7 1 (0.56%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.56%) Revit
7 1 (0.56%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.68%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.56%) Magento
2 1 (0.56%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.12%) Amazon S3
1 2 (1.12%) Heroku
1 2 (1.12%) GitHub
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.12%) SSH
2 1 (0.56%) FTP
2 1 (0.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.47%) MySQL
2 4 (2.23%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.12%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 30 (16.76%) Axure RP
2 19 (10.61%) Dreamweaver
3 5 (2.79%) Subversion
4 3 (1.68%) JIRA
4 3 (1.68%) Mercurial
4 3 (1.68%) Flash Builder
4 3 (1.68%) Ant
4 3 (1.68%) Hudson
4 3 (1.68%) WiX
4 3 (1.68%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 3 (1.68%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.12%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (1.12%) Sublime Text
5 2 (1.12%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.12%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.12%) RSpec
5 2 (1.12%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (1.12%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (10.61%) Marketing
2 15 (8.38%) Legal
3 10 (5.59%) Retail
4 8 (4.47%) Banking
5 6 (3.35%) Publishing
6 5 (2.79%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.23%) Finance
7 4 (2.23%) Games
7 4 (2.23%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.23%) Portuguese Language
7 4 (2.23%) Spanish Language
8 3 (1.68%) Swedish Language
8 3 (1.68%) Italian Language
8 3 (1.68%) Japanese Language
8 3 (1.68%) Korean Language
8 3 (1.68%) Interactive Media
8 3 (1.68%) Danish Language
8 3 (1.68%) Dutch Language
9 2 (1.12%) Advertising
9 2 (1.12%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 89 (49.72%) Designer
2 83 (46.37%) Developer
3 39 (21.79%) Front-End Developer
4 30 (16.76%) User Experience Designer
5 23 (12.85%) Web Developer
6 21 (11.73%) Web Designer
7 17 (9.50%) UI Designer
8 14 (7.82%) Visual Designer
9 13 (7.26%) Graphic Designer
9 13 (7.26%) E-Learning Developer
10 12 (6.70%) Front-End Web Developer
11 9 (5.03%) Cloud Developer
12 7 (3.91%) UI Programmer
12 7 (3.91%) UI Developer
12 7 (3.91%) Photoshop Designer
13 5 (2.79%) Software Developer
13 5 (2.79%) Interaction Designer
14 4 (2.23%) Senior Designer
14 4 (2.23%) Senior User Experience Designer
14 4 (2.23%) Cloud Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (80.45%) HTML
2 122 (68.16%) CSS
3 59 (32.96%) jQuery
4 50 (27.93%) HTML5
5 32 (17.88%) Ajax
6 29 (16.20%) CSS3
7 27 (15.08%) Flash
8 20 (11.17%) XML
9 15 (8.38%) XHTML
10 13 (7.26%) AngularJS
10 13 (7.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (5.59%) JSON
12 8 (4.47%) Sass
13 7 (3.91%) KnockoutJS
13 7 (3.91%) MooTools
14 5 (2.79%) Yii
14 5 (2.79%) Laravel
14 5 (2.79%) Symfony
14 5 (2.79%) CakePHP
15 4 (2.23%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 92 (51.40%) User Experience
2 22 (12.29%) E-Learning
3 21 (11.73%) W3C
3 21 (11.73%) Graphic Design
4 13 (7.26%) SCORM
4 13 (7.26%) Mobile App
5 12 (6.70%) Animation
6 9 (5.03%) Computer Science
7 8 (4.47%) Smartphone
7 8 (4.47%) iPad
7 8 (4.47%) Visualisation
8 6 (3.35%) Social Media
9 5 (2.79%) Learning Management System
10 3 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (1.12%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.12%) Copywriting
12 1 (0.56%) Blog
12 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.56%) New Media
12 1 (0.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.50%) Android
2 8 (4.47%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.12%) Mac OS
3 2 (1.12%) Linux
4 1 (0.56%) Windows
4 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (25.14%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (18.44%) Web Design
3 26 (14.53%) Responsive Web Design
4 22 (12.29%) User Experience Design
5 20 (11.17%) Scrum
6 17 (9.50%) Content Management
6 17 (9.50%) Web Accessibility
7 15 (8.38%) E-Commerce
8 12 (6.70%) Analytics
9 11 (6.15%) Usability Testing
10 10 (5.59%) Web Development
10 10 (5.59%) MVC
11 7 (3.91%) SEO
12 6 (3.35%) Risk Management
12 6 (3.35%) Web Analytics
13 5 (2.79%) TDD
13 5 (2.79%) Time Management
14 4 (2.23%) Information Architecture
15 3 (1.68%) Online Marketing
15 3 (1.68%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 101 (56.42%) JavaScript
2 17 (9.50%) PHP
3 5 (2.79%) ActionScript
4 4 (2.23%) Java
5 3 (1.68%) C#
5 3 (1.68%) Perl
5 3 (1.68%) ActionScript 3.0
6 2 (1.12%) Ruby
7 1 (0.56%) Lua
7 1 (0.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (9.50%) Degree
2 2 (1.12%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.12%) WCAG
2 1 (0.56%) QA
Vendors
1 87 (48.60%) Adobe
2 8 (4.47%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.35%) Twitter
4 4 (2.23%) Yahoo!
4 4 (2.23%) Google
5 3 (1.68%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.68%) Oracle
5 3 (1.68%) Appcelerator
6 2 (1.12%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.56%) Interwoven
7 1 (0.56%) Omniture
7 1 (0.56%) Akamai
7 1 (0.56%) Sencha
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