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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 38 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 7 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.74% - 1.35%
As % of the Applications category 13.21% - 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£463 - £225
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 - £255
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £260 £245
% change year-on-year
+20.19% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £22.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+27.51% +66.66%
Photoshop
North East

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
53 24 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 13.18% 9.30% 17.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 7 18
Average daily rate £428 £250 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.00% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £220 £117
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £550 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 5
Average hourly rate £13.25 £13.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.85% +8.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Photoshop across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

Photoshop
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne - 7 £463 - 4
Photoshop
North East

Photoshop
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 11 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 11 (100.00%) Axure RP
2 10 (90.91%) User Experience
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 10 (90.91%) CSS
2 10 (90.91%) Adobe
3 9 (81.82%) Graphic Design
4 4 (36.36%) Usability Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Rapid Prototyping
5 3 (27.27%) Web Design
6 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) UX Design
6 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
7 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (9.09%) Information Architecture
7 1 (9.09%) JavaScript

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 11 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Axure RP
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Designer
2 8 (72.73%) UX Designer
3 1 (9.09%) UI Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Photoshop Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) User Experience
2 9 (81.82%) Graphic Design
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Usability Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Rapid Prototyping
3 3 (27.27%) Web Design
4 2 (18.18%) UX Design
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (9.09%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Adobe