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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 178 147 138
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -9
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 93 108 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.94% 1.18% 1.13%
As % of the Applications category 6.99% 7.46% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 54 51
Average daily rate
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£250 £313 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £205 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £375 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £310 £250
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +8.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
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
1330 1447 1240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 13.42% 15.82% 14.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 703 718 580
Average daily rate £325 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £150 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 155 136
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -12.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.22 £29.95 £27.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.22 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-1.46% -1.79%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
East Sussex +12 26 £250 +19.04% 1
Hampshire -10 23 £325 -7.14% 6
Berkshire -21 21 £250 -23.07% 3
Oxfordshire -16 11 £270 -3.13% 8
West Sussex -14 7 £374 +19.68% 2
Middlesex - 5 £351 - 1
Surrey -11 4 - - 4
Buckinghamshire -15 3 £300 +30.43% 2
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 108 (65.45%) HTML
2 99 (60.00%) CSS
3 86 (52.12%) JavaScript
3 86 (52.12%) Adobe Illustrator
4 81 (49.09%) Adobe
5 55 (33.33%) HTML5
6 53 (32.12%) jQuery
7 50 (30.30%) User Experience
7 50 (30.30%) Marketing
8 48 (29.09%) CSS3
9 33 (20.00%) PHP
10 27 (16.36%) Web Design
10 27 (16.36%) CMS
11 26 (15.76%) Ajax
11 26 (15.76%) XHTML
11 26 (15.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 25 (15.15%) E-Commerce
12 25 (15.15%) Graphic Design
13 24 (14.55%) Sass
14 23 (13.94%) InDesign
14 23 (13.94%) Flash
15 22 (13.33%) MySQL
15 22 (13.33%) XML
15 22 (13.33%) Microsoft
15 22 (13.33%) Telecoms
16 21 (12.73%) Axure RP
16 21 (12.73%) Information Architecture
17 20 (12.12%) Dreamweaver
18 19 (11.52%) W3C
18 19 (11.52%) Drupal

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 27 (16.36%) CMS
2 19 (11.52%) Drupal
3 8 (4.85%) Apache
4 7 (4.24%) Node.js
5 6 (3.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 6 (3.64%) WebSphere
6 5 (3.03%) WordPress
7 3 (1.82%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.61%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.61%) Moodle
8 1 (0.61%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 86 (52.12%) Adobe Illustrator
2 23 (13.94%) InDesign
3 17 (10.30%) MS Visio
4 16 (9.70%) OmniGraffle
5 13 (7.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (4.24%) 3ds Max
7 6 (3.64%) GIMP
8 5 (3.03%) Fireworks
9 3 (1.82%) Maya
9 3 (1.82%) ZBrush
10 2 (1.21%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (1.21%) MS Office
11 1 (0.61%) MS Excel
11 1 (0.61%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.61%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.61%) CINEMA 4D
11 1 (0.61%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.61%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (0.61%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.42%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.21%) SaaS
3 2 (1.21%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.61%) GitHub
4 1 (0.61%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.24%) Internet
2 1 (0.61%) Firewall
2 1 (0.61%) SSH
2 1 (0.61%) VPN
2 1 (0.61%) DNS
2 1 (0.61%) SSL
2 1 (0.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.33%) MySQL
2 5 (3.03%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (12.73%) Axure RP
2 20 (12.12%) Dreamweaver
3 13 (7.88%) Subversion
4 7 (4.24%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.03%) Xcode
6 3 (1.82%) Grunt
6 3 (1.82%) gulp
7 2 (1.21%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.61%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.61%) RSpec
8 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Blend
8 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.61%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.61%) QUnit
8 1 (0.61%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
General
1 50 (30.30%) Marketing
2 22 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 17 (10.30%) Games
4 11 (6.67%) Interactive Media
4 11 (6.67%) Retail
5 10 (6.06%) Advertising
6 6 (3.64%) Legal
6 6 (3.64%) Multimedia
7 4 (2.42%) Finance
8 3 (1.82%) Electronics
9 1 (0.61%) Banking
9 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.61%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 74 (44.85%) Designer
2 55 (33.33%) Developer
3 35 (21.21%) Web Developer
4 23 (13.94%) Web Designer
5 20 (12.12%) UX Designer
6 17 (10.30%) Photoshop Designer
7 15 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
8 12 (7.27%) UI Designer
9 11 (6.67%) Architect
9 11 (6.67%) User Experience Architect
10 10 (6.06%) Junior
11 9 (5.45%) Senior Designer
12 8 (4.85%) Senior Web Designer
12 8 (4.85%) Graphic Designer
13 6 (3.64%) Senior Photoshop Designer
13 6 (3.64%) UI/UX Designer
14 5 (3.03%) Visual Designer
14 5 (3.03%) Copywriter
15 4 (2.42%) JavaScript Developer
15 4 (2.42%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (65.45%) HTML
2 99 (60.00%) CSS
3 55 (33.33%) HTML5
4 53 (32.12%) jQuery
5 48 (29.09%) CSS3
6 26 (15.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 26 (15.76%) XHTML
6 26 (15.76%) Ajax
7 24 (14.55%) Sass
8 23 (13.94%) Flash
9 22 (13.33%) XML
10 15 (9.09%) LAMP
11 11 (6.67%) AngularJS
12 8 (4.85%) JSON
13 7 (4.24%) XSLT
13 7 (4.24%) JSP
14 6 (3.64%) .NET
14 6 (3.64%) LESS
15 5 (3.03%) ASP.NET
15 5 (3.03%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 50 (30.30%) User Experience
2 25 (15.15%) Graphic Design
3 19 (11.52%) W3C
4 11 (6.67%) Social Media
5 8 (4.85%) Copywriting
6 7 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.64%) Photography
8 5 (3.03%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.42%) Visualisation
9 4 (2.42%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.42%) Blog
9 4 (2.42%) Digital Media
9 4 (2.42%) Animation
10 3 (1.82%) Social Network
10 3 (1.82%) Xbox
11 2 (1.21%) E-Learning
12 1 (0.61%) Freedom of Information
12 1 (0.61%) Mobile Games
12 1 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.61%) Cybernetics
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.45%) Linux
2 6 (3.64%) Windows
3 1 (0.61%) UNIX
3 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.61%) Android
3 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.61%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (16.36%) Web Design
2 25 (15.15%) E-Commerce
3 21 (12.73%) Information Architecture
4 17 (10.30%) Responsive Web Design
5 14 (8.48%) Web Accessibility
6 12 (7.27%) OO
6 12 (7.27%) Workflow
7 11 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (6.67%) Content Management
8 10 (6.06%) SEO
9 9 (5.45%) Game Development
9 9 (5.45%) Analytics
10 8 (4.85%) Web Development
11 5 (3.03%) Project Management
11 5 (3.03%) MVC
11 5 (3.03%) OOP
12 4 (2.42%) OO PHP
12 4 (2.42%) Marketing Strategy
12 4 (2.42%) Digital Marketing
13 3 (1.82%) CRUD
Programming Languages
1 86 (52.12%) JavaScript
2 33 (20.00%) PHP
3 16 (9.70%) Java
4 9 (5.45%) SQL
5 5 (3.03%) Objective-C
5 5 (3.03%) Ruby
6 4 (2.42%) PHP5
7 3 (1.82%) XPath
8 1 (0.61%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (0.61%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (0.61%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 8 (4.85%) Degree
2 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.61%) BC Cleared
2 1 (0.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.21%) WCAG
2 1 (0.61%) WAI
Systems Management
1 3 (1.82%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 81 (49.09%) Adobe
2 22 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 14 (8.48%) Macromedia
4 9 (5.45%) Twitter
5 8 (4.85%) Facebook
6 6 (3.64%) IBM
7 5 (3.03%) Sencha
8 2 (1.21%) ClickTale
8 2 (1.21%) SAP
8 2 (1.21%) Google
9 1 (0.61%) Apple
9 1 (0.61%) Quark
9 1 (0.61%) VMware
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Westbourne Partners
Rate: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxfordshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £20.00 - £25.00 per hour
Posted: 25 days ago