The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe Photoshop
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank - 69 40
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.43% 0.77%
As % of the Applications category - 7.14% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £325 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -31.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £26.83 £28.69
% change year-on-year
-16.13% -6.48%

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

Applications Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
94 42 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 12.86% 6.00% 10.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 28 20
Median daily rate £350 £325 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £95 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 6
Median hourly rate £10.50 £14.75 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.81% +20.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £9.75 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.25 £14.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +13.79%

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear