The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 37 35 37
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 8 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.86% 1.23% 1.06%
As % of the Applications category 15.09% 5.56% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£350 £290 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +65.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -2.77%
Photoshop
Wiltshire

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

Applications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
53 72 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 12.35% 22.09% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 57 27
Average daily rate £400 £400 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £288 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £440 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 1
Average hourly rate £20.06 £15.13 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.62% +37.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -4.83%

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 12 (92.31%) HTML
2 11 (84.62%) CSS
2 11 (84.62%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (76.92%) HTML5
4 8 (61.54%) Heroku
4 8 (61.54%) Cucumber
4 8 (61.54%) MongoDB
4 8 (61.54%) RSpec
4 8 (61.54%) Backbone.js
4 8 (61.54%) AngularJS
4 8 (61.54%) Karma Test Runner
4 8 (61.54%) Sublime Text
4 8 (61.54%) GitHub
4 8 (61.54%) Ruby on Rails
4 8 (61.54%) Mac OS
4 8 (61.54%) Amazon S3
4 8 (61.54%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (61.54%) Scrum
4 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (61.54%) TDD
4 8 (61.54%) SSH
4 8 (61.54%) Ruby
4 8 (61.54%) Linux
4 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
5 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
6 3 (23.08%) Adobe After Effects
6 3 (23.08%) Adobe
6 3 (23.08%) Fireworks
6 3 (23.08%) Flash
6 3 (23.08%) Sass

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (7.69%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (23.08%) Adobe After Effects
2 3 (23.08%) Fireworks
3 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (7.69%) MS Office
3 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) Heroku
1 8 (61.54%) GitHub
1 8 (61.54%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) SSH
2 1 (7.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) MongoDB
1 8 (61.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Cucumber
1 8 (61.54%) RSpec
1 8 (61.54%) Karma Test Runner
1 8 (61.54%) Sublime Text
2 2 (15.38%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Publishing
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Designer
2 3 (23.08%) Ruby Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Digital Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Junior
3 2 (15.38%) Junior Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Web Content Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Web Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) HTML
2 11 (84.62%) CSS
3 10 (76.92%) HTML5
4 8 (61.54%) Backbone.js
4 8 (61.54%) AngularJS
4 8 (61.54%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (23.08%) Flash
5 3 (23.08%) Sass
6 2 (15.38%) CSS3
7 1 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Digital Media
2 2 (15.38%) W3C
3 1 (7.69%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Mac OS
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Scrum
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (61.54%) TDD
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Web Design
3 1 (7.69%) Content Management
3 1 (7.69%) SEO
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Ruby
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Adobe
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Sitecore