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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 181 149 147
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -2
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 73 96 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.77% 1.10% 1.00%
As % of the Applications category 5.31% 6.87% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 48 37
Average daily rate
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£270 £303 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.81% +16.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £174 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £263
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 12
Average hourly rate £20.50 £9.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.78% -72.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £21.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+31.90% +8.75%
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
1376 1398 1089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.54% 16.05% 14.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 696 642 432
Average daily rate £328 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.76% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £163 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £308 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.69% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 153 187
Average hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.00 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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 6 March 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
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 6 March 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 -13 25 £200 -41.81% 8
Buckinghamshire +3 13 £320 -28.88% 3
Surrey -10 10 £235 -11.32% 3
Kent -3 6 £225 -35.71% 3
Oxfordshire -16 6 - - 7
West Sussex - 6 £375 - 1
Middlesex +2 3 £400 +23.07% 1
East Sussex +2 3 £250 -23.07% 1
Hampshire -31 2 £223 -15.23% 4
Sussex - - - -
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 117 (79.59%) HTML
2 110 (74.83%) CSS
3 78 (53.06%) JavaScript
4 77 (52.38%) Adobe Illustrator
5 73 (49.66%) Adobe
5 73 (49.66%) jQuery
6 55 (37.41%) User Experience
7 51 (34.69%) HTML5
8 39 (26.53%) CSS3
9 35 (23.81%) Dreamweaver
10 28 (19.05%) CMS
11 27 (18.37%) Content Management
12 25 (17.01%) Responsive Web Design
13 24 (16.33%) Axure RP
14 23 (15.65%) E-Commerce
15 21 (14.29%) Marketing
15 21 (14.29%) Graphic Design
16 20 (13.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
17 19 (12.93%) InDesign
18 18 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
18 18 (12.24%) Microsoft
19 17 (11.56%) W3C
19 17 (11.56%) Web Development
20 16 (10.88%) Information Architecture
20 16 (10.88%) OmniGraffle
20 16 (10.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 15 (10.20%) PHP
21 15 (10.20%) Java
22 14 (9.52%) Web Design
22 14 (9.52%) Digital Media

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 28 (19.05%) CMS
2 9 (6.12%) Adobe CQ
3 6 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.08%) Drupal
4 5 (3.40%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.40%) Node.js
5 3 (2.04%) TeamSite
5 3 (2.04%) Alfresco
6 2 (1.36%) WordPress
7 1 (0.68%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (0.68%) Apache
7 1 (0.68%) Joomla!
Applications
1 77 (52.38%) Adobe Illustrator
2 20 (13.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 19 (12.93%) InDesign
4 16 (10.88%) OmniGraffle
5 13 (8.84%) MS Visio
6 10 (6.80%) Fireworks
7 7 (4.76%) GIMP
8 5 (3.40%) Adobe After Effects
9 4 (2.72%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (2.72%) MS Office
10 2 (1.36%) MS Excel
10 2 (1.36%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.68%) Maya
11 1 (0.68%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.68%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 3 (2.04%) WebTrends
1 3 (2.04%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.68%) FTP
1 1 (0.68%) DNS
1 1 (0.68%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (3.40%) MySQL
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (23.81%) Dreamweaver
2 24 (16.33%) Axure RP
3 7 (4.76%) Eclipse
3 7 (4.76%) NetBeans
4 3 (2.04%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.36%) Subversion
6 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (0.68%) Bitbucket
General
1 21 (14.29%) Marketing
2 12 (8.16%) Telecoms
2 12 (8.16%) Banking
3 10 (6.80%) Finance
3 10 (6.80%) Interactive Media
4 8 (5.44%) Retail
5 7 (4.76%) Multimedia
5 7 (4.76%) Games
6 5 (3.40%) Publishing
7 4 (2.72%) Advertising
8 3 (2.04%) Electronics
9 2 (1.36%) Legal
10 1 (0.68%) French Language
10 1 (0.68%) German Language
10 1 (0.68%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.68%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.68%) Korean Language
10 1 (0.68%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 72 (48.98%) Designer
2 62 (42.18%) Developer
3 36 (24.49%) Front-End Developer
4 23 (15.65%) Web Designer
5 19 (12.93%) UX Designer
6 15 (10.20%) Graphic Designer
7 11 (7.48%) JavaScript Developer
7 11 (7.48%) Architect
7 11 (7.48%) User Experience Architect
8 10 (6.80%) Junior
9 8 (5.44%) Web Developer
9 8 (5.44%) UI Designer
9 8 (5.44%) Junior Designer
10 6 (4.08%) Junior Graphic Designer
10 6 (4.08%) Junior Web Designer
11 5 (3.40%) Photoshop Designer
11 5 (3.40%) Consultant
11 5 (3.40%) Java Developer
11 5 (3.40%) Senior Developer
11 5 (3.40%) Development Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (79.59%) HTML
2 110 (74.83%) CSS
3 73 (49.66%) jQuery
4 51 (34.69%) HTML5
5 39 (26.53%) CSS3
6 16 (10.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 13 (8.84%) Flash
7 13 (8.84%) XHTML
8 12 (8.16%) Ajax
8 12 (8.16%) MooTools
8 12 (8.16%) Sass
9 11 (7.48%) JSP
9 11 (7.48%) XML
10 10 (6.80%) Backbone.js
11 8 (5.44%) AngularJS
11 8 (5.44%) .NET
12 7 (4.76%) Dojo
13 5 (3.40%) SVG
13 5 (3.40%) Servlets
13 5 (3.40%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 55 (37.41%) User Experience
2 21 (14.29%) Graphic Design
3 17 (11.56%) W3C
4 14 (9.52%) Digital Media
5 7 (4.76%) Animation
5 7 (4.76%) Photography
6 6 (4.08%) Video Editing
6 6 (4.08%) Management Information System
6 6 (4.08%) E-Learning
6 6 (4.08%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.36%) Open Source
7 2 (1.36%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.36%) Copywriting
7 2 (1.36%) Social Network
8 1 (0.68%) RIA
8 1 (0.68%) FMCG
8 1 (0.68%) iPhone
8 1 (0.68%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.68%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.04%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.36%) Android
3 1 (0.68%) Windows
3 1 (0.68%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (18.37%) Content Management
2 25 (17.01%) Responsive Web Design
3 23 (15.65%) E-Commerce
4 18 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (11.56%) Web Development
6 16 (10.88%) Information Architecture
7 14 (9.52%) Web Design
8 8 (5.44%) OOP
8 8 (5.44%) OO
9 7 (4.76%) UML
10 6 (4.08%) Scrum
10 6 (4.08%) Analytics
11 5 (3.40%) Project Management
12 4 (2.72%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (2.04%) Risk Management
13 3 (2.04%) UX Design
13 3 (2.04%) Marketing Analytics
14 2 (1.36%) Product Management
14 2 (1.36%) Digital Marketing
14 2 (1.36%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 78 (53.06%) JavaScript
2 15 (10.20%) PHP
2 15 (10.20%) Java
3 10 (6.80%) SQL
4 4 (2.72%) Python
5 3 (2.04%) Objective-C
5 3 (2.04%) C++
6 1 (0.68%) C
6 1 (0.68%) C#
6 1 (0.68%) ActionScript
6 1 (0.68%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 6 (4.08%) Degree
2 2 (1.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.04%) WCAG
1 3 (2.04%) WAI
2 2 (1.36%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 73 (49.66%) Adobe
2 18 (12.24%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.08%) Apple
4 5 (3.40%) Google
5 4 (2.72%) VMware
6 3 (2.04%) Sencha
6 3 (2.04%) FatWire
6 3 (2.04%) Interwoven
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle
7 1 (0.68%) Twitter
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