The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 126 132 131
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 19 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.63% 0.47% 0.63%
As % of the Applications category 5.99% 4.31% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 12
Median daily rate £225 £345 £248
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.78% +39.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £163 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £375 £314
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £275 £295
% change year-on-year
+14.54% -6.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £23.10 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+16.90% +6.18%
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 West region.

Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
317 348 445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 10.51% 11.02% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 228 275
Median daily rate £315 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £148 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 42 59
Median hourly rate £14.61 £16.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.09% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.13 £27.50 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Photoshop as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Photoshop
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Photoshop across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Photoshop Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Photoshop
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Devon +8 12 £250 -37.62%
Somerset +11 3 £168 -
Bristol - 3 £350 - 3
Dorset - 1 - - 1
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Photoshop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 21 (84.00%) HTML
2 19 (76.00%) CSS
3 16 (64.00%) User Experience
4 12 (48.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 11 (44.00%) HTML5
5 11 (44.00%) CSS3
6 10 (40.00%) Wireframes
6 10 (40.00%) Web Development
7 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (32.00%) Web Design
8 8 (32.00%) Information Architecture
9 7 (28.00%) Prototyping
9 7 (28.00%) Front End Development
9 7 (28.00%) Fireworks
10 6 (24.00%) Usability Testing
11 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
11 5 (20.00%) Competitor Analysis
11 5 (20.00%) Pay per click
11 5 (20.00%) Analytics
12 4 (16.00%) Scrum
12 4 (16.00%) ISO 14001
12 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
12 4 (16.00%) ISO 9001
13 3 (12.00%) XHTML
13 3 (12.00%) Finance
13 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
13 3 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
13 3 (12.00%) jQuery
13 3 (12.00%) Degree
13 3 (12.00%) Ajax

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) WordPress
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (28.00%) Fireworks
3 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (8.00%) MS Office
4 1 (4.00%) 3ds Max
4 1 (4.00%) InDesign
4 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) MailChimp
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA Agile
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
1 3 (12.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Designer
2 10 (40.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Web Designer
3 6 (24.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (8.00%) HTML Developer
5 2 (8.00%) UI Designer
6 1 (4.00%) Business Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Digital Designer
6 1 (4.00%) IT Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Lead Designer
6 1 (4.00%) Lead UX Designer
6 1 (4.00%) Mobile Product Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Photoshop Designer
6 1 (4.00%) Product Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Product Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (84.00%) HTML
2 19 (76.00%) CSS
3 11 (44.00%) CSS3
3 11 (44.00%) HTML5
4 3 (12.00%) Ajax
4 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (12.00%) Backbone.js
4 3 (12.00%) Ember.js
4 3 (12.00%) jQuery
4 3 (12.00%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (12.00%) XHTML
5 1 (4.00%) Flash
5 1 (4.00%) LESS
5 1 (4.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 16 (64.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Copywriting
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) PMI
2 1 (4.00%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Web Development
1 10 (40.00%) Wireframes
2 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (32.00%) Information Architecture
3 8 (32.00%) Web Design
4 7 (28.00%) Front End Development
4 7 (28.00%) Prototyping
5 6 (24.00%) Usability Testing
6 5 (20.00%) Analytics
6 5 (20.00%) Competitor Analysis
6 5 (20.00%) Pay per click
7 4 (16.00%) Scrum
8 3 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (12.00%) Performance Optimisation
9 2 (8.00%) B2B
9 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
10 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
10 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
10 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) ActionScript
2 1 (4.00%) PHP
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) ISO 14001
1 4 (16.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Adobe
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) SAP