The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Photography in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photography over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Photography
Rank 602 597 570
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -27
Contract jobs citing Photography 18 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.026% 0.018%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.080% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 3
Average daily rate
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£205 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.75% +18.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
-42.85% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.13 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.75 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17983 17463 16822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.62% 31.95% 32.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 11310 10578 9959
Average daily rate £418 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 686 674 729
Average hourly rate £19.72 £20.50 £21.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.82% -6.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

Photography
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Photography within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Photography Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Photography
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Photography within the UK.

Photography Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Photography
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Photography within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Photography Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Photography
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Photography within the UK.

Photography Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Photography
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photography within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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
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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
England -19 16 £185 -53.75% 9
London -4 8 £205 -48.75% 2
South East - 6 £154 - 2
Berkshire - 3 £154 -
Oxfordshire - 3 - -
Edinburgh -11 1 - -
Scotland -13 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £225 -
North West - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £225 -
Bracknell - 1 £133 -
Newbury - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 £225 -
Manchester - 1 - -

Photography
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Photography 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 Photography.

1 19 (57.58%) Marketing
2 18 (54.55%) Photoshop
3 17 (51.52%) CSS
3 17 (51.52%) HTML
4 16 (48.48%) Graphic Design
5 13 (39.39%) Adobe
6 12 (36.36%) Adobe Illustrator
7 11 (33.33%) Retail
7 11 (33.33%) Multimedia
8 10 (30.30%) E-Commerce
9 8 (24.24%) Dreamweaver
9 8 (24.24%) User Experience
10 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
10 6 (18.18%) Degree
11 5 (15.15%) Adobe After Effects
11 5 (15.15%) Video Editing
11 5 (15.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 5 (15.15%) Social Media
12 4 (12.12%) Content Management
12 4 (12.12%) Google
12 4 (12.12%) SEO
12 4 (12.12%) Publishing
13 3 (9.09%) Games
13 3 (9.09%) Maya
13 3 (9.09%) Project Management
13 3 (9.09%) Fireworks
13 3 (9.09%) Web Design
13 3 (9.09%) Copywriting
13 3 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
13 3 (9.09%) ZBrush

Photography
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Photography 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 Photography. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.06%) CMS
1 2 (6.06%) Joomla!
1 2 (6.06%) WordPress
2 1 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.03%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 18 (54.55%) Photoshop
2 12 (36.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (15.15%) Adobe After Effects
3 5 (15.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (9.09%) ZBrush
4 3 (9.09%) Fireworks
4 3 (9.09%) Maya
5 2 (6.06%) InDesign
6 1 (3.03%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (57.58%) Marketing
2 11 (33.33%) Retail
2 11 (33.33%) Multimedia
3 4 (12.12%) Publishing
4 3 (9.09%) Games
5 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
5 2 (6.06%) Finance
5 2 (6.06%) Legal
5 2 (6.06%) Advertising
6 1 (3.03%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (72.73%) Designer
2 9 (27.27%) Graphic Designer
2 9 (27.27%) Web Designer
3 3 (9.09%) Senior Graphic Designer
3 3 (9.09%) Senior Designer
4 2 (6.06%) Creative Web Designer
4 2 (6.06%) Photoshop Designer
4 2 (6.06%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) GIS Technician
5 1 (3.03%) UX Designer
5 1 (3.03%) Visual Designer
5 1 (3.03%) Email Designer
5 1 (3.03%) Web Editor
5 1 (3.03%) GIS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (51.52%) HTML
1 17 (51.52%) CSS
2 2 (6.06%) Flash
2 2 (6.06%) CSS3
2 2 (6.06%) Sass
3 1 (3.03%) LESS
3 1 (3.03%) Apache Flex
3 1 (3.03%) jQuery
3 1 (3.03%) HTML5
3 1 (3.03%) Haml
Miscellaneous
1 16 (48.48%) Graphic Design
2 8 (24.24%) User Experience
3 5 (15.15%) Social Media
3 5 (15.15%) Video Editing
4 3 (9.09%) Copywriting
4 3 (9.09%) Digital Media
4 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.09%) Mobile App
5 2 (6.06%) Animation
6 1 (3.03%) New Media
6 1 (3.03%) Blog
6 1 (3.03%) RIA
6 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
6 1 (3.03%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) E-Commerce
2 4 (12.12%) SEO
2 4 (12.12%) Content Management
3 3 (9.09%) Web Design
3 3 (9.09%) Project Management
3 3 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (9.09%) Game Development
4 1 (3.03%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (3.03%) Analytics
4 1 (3.03%) Time Management
4 1 (3.03%) Information Architecture
4 1 (3.03%) Workflow
4 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.03%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.06%) PHP
3 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Adobe
2 4 (12.12%) Google
3 2 (6.06%) Apple
4 1 (3.03%) Mapinfo
4 1 (3.03%) Reuters
4 1 (3.03%) ESRI
4 1 (3.03%) Sitecore