The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 70 55 42
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -13
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.18% 0.38% 0.48%
As % of the Applications category 1.22% 2.99% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate £115 £288 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +15.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £313 £260
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +20.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £90.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £28.10 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-4.50% +18.29%
Photoshop
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Applications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
82 67 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 14.64% 12.88% 18.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 42 42
Average daily rate £315 £315 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £151 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 13
Average hourly rate £10.75 £11.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.27% -26.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.10 £14.65 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -2.33%

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Photoshop across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Photoshop across the South Wales region.

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Photoshop across the South Wales region.

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (66.67%) Fireworks
1 2 (66.67%) Web Design
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (66.67%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Axure RP
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Typography
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Usability Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (66.67%) Fireworks
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Photoshop Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Photoshop Web Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) UX Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
2 1 (33.33%) Typography
2 1 (33.33%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware