The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Swindon region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 33 38 37
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 11 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.65% 1.00% 1.72%
As % of the Applications category 15.07% 4.55% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 2
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£338 £275 £146
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% +88.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £167 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £295 £169
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -10.25%
Applications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
73 88 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 17.59% 22.00% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 60 32
Average daily rate £394 £359 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +5.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £150 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 2
Average hourly rate £20.06 £13.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.59% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.96 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.26% -6.50%
Photoshop
Wiltshire

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Photoshop across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Photoshop Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 July 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 19 (95.00%) HTML
2 18 (90.00%) CSS
3 17 (85.00%) HTML5
4 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (45.00%) jQuery
7 8 (40.00%) Web Design
7 8 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (35.00%) GitHub
8 7 (35.00%) AngularJS
8 7 (35.00%) Karma Test Runner
8 7 (35.00%) Sublime Text
8 7 (35.00%) Backbone.js
8 7 (35.00%) TDD
8 7 (35.00%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (35.00%) Scrum
8 7 (35.00%) Linux
8 7 (35.00%) Ruby
8 7 (35.00%) SSH
8 7 (35.00%) Ruby on Rails
8 7 (35.00%) Amazon S3
8 7 (35.00%) Mac OS
8 7 (35.00%) RSpec
8 7 (35.00%) Heroku
8 7 (35.00%) Cucumber
8 7 (35.00%) MongoDB
9 6 (30.00%) DOM
9 6 (30.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
10 3 (15.00%) Adobe After Effects

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (5.00%) WordPress
2 1 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (15.00%) Adobe After Effects
2 3 (15.00%) Fireworks
3 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.00%) MS Office
3 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Amazon S3
1 7 (35.00%) Heroku
1 7 (35.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) SSH
2 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (35.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) RSpec
1 7 (35.00%) Cucumber
1 7 (35.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 7 (35.00%) Sublime Text
2 6 (30.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (10.00%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Publishing
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Designer
3 3 (15.00%) Digital Designer
3 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Ruby Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Junior
4 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Junior Designer
4 2 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Content Manager
5 1 (5.00%) UI Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Web Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Web Content Manager
5 1 (5.00%) UI Designer
5 1 (5.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) HTML
2 18 (90.00%) CSS
3 17 (85.00%) HTML5
4 9 (45.00%) jQuery
5 7 (35.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 7 (35.00%) Backbone.js
5 7 (35.00%) AngularJS
6 6 (30.00%) DOM
7 3 (15.00%) Flash
7 3 (15.00%) Sass
8 2 (10.00%) CSS3
9 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (10.00%) W3C
3 1 (5.00%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
1 7 (35.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Web Design
1 8 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (35.00%) Scrum
2 7 (35.00%) TDD
3 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.00%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (5.00%) Content Management
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) SEO
4 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (35.00%) Ruby
3 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Adobe
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Sitecore