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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Photography
Rank 602 603 580
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -23
Contract jobs citing Photography 23 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.023% 0.015%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.072% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 3
Average daily rate
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£186 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.33% +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £167 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
-52.35% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £19.09 £13.25 £14.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.07% -7.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.75 £13.25 £14.38
% change year-on-year
-18.86% -7.82%

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
18706 18006 17289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.94% 32.38% 32.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 11756 10796 10446
Average daily rate £425 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 717 740 714
Average hourly rate £21.50 £19.70 £18.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.13% +5.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £45.00 £42.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% +14.28%

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 28 August 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 15 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 28 August 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 -2 19 £190 -52.56% 9
London +24 12 £206 -48.43% 1
Manchester - 4 £175 -
North West - 4 £175 - 1
Scotland -6 3 £124 -64.70%
Berkshire -3 2 £175 -
South East -18 2 £175 - 1
Paisley - 2 £124 -
Renfrewshire - 2 £124 -
East of England +3 1 £225 - 1
Edinburgh -17 1 £130 -62.85%
City of London - 1 £188 -
Newbury - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 £225 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £225 -

Photography
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 23 (58.97%) Marketing
2 21 (53.85%) Photoshop
3 19 (48.72%) Adobe Illustrator
4 16 (41.03%) CSS
4 16 (41.03%) HTML
4 16 (41.03%) Adobe
5 14 (35.90%) Graphic Design
6 12 (30.77%) User Experience
7 8 (20.51%) Retail
7 8 (20.51%) Multimedia
7 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
8 7 (17.95%) E-Commerce
8 7 (17.95%) Dreamweaver
8 7 (17.95%) New Media
9 6 (15.38%) InDesign
9 6 (15.38%) Degree
10 5 (12.82%) Adobe After Effects
10 5 (12.82%) Content Management
10 5 (12.82%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (12.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 5 (12.82%) Social Media
10 5 (12.82%) Video Editing
11 4 (10.26%) Brand Management
11 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (10.26%) Publishing
11 4 (10.26%) Google
11 4 (10.26%) Flash
11 4 (10.26%) SEO
12 3 (7.69%) Project Management
12 3 (7.69%) Legal

Photography
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (5.13%) ArcGIS
1 2 (5.13%) CMS
1 2 (5.13%) Joomla!
1 2 (5.13%) WordPress
2 1 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 21 (53.85%) Photoshop
2 19 (48.72%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (15.38%) InDesign
4 5 (12.82%) Adobe After Effects
4 5 (12.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (7.69%) ZBrush
5 3 (7.69%) Fireworks
5 3 (7.69%) Maya
6 2 (5.13%) 3ds Max
6 2 (5.13%) Acrobat
6 2 (5.13%) QuarkXPress
6 2 (5.13%) FreeHand
7 1 (2.56%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (58.97%) Marketing
2 8 (20.51%) Retail
2 8 (20.51%) Multimedia
3 4 (10.26%) Publishing
4 3 (7.69%) Games
4 3 (7.69%) Legal
5 2 (5.13%) Advertising
5 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (76.92%) Designer
2 14 (35.90%) Graphic Designer
3 6 (15.38%) Web Designer
4 4 (10.26%) Visual Designer
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Designer
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Graphic Designer
5 3 (7.69%) Photoshop Designer
6 2 (5.13%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Creative Web Designer
7 1 (2.56%) Web Editor
7 1 (2.56%) GIS Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Email Designer
7 1 (2.56%) Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) GIS Technician
7 1 (2.56%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (41.03%) HTML
1 16 (41.03%) CSS
2 4 (10.26%) Flash
3 2 (5.13%) CSS3
3 2 (5.13%) Sass
4 1 (2.56%) LESS
4 1 (2.56%) Apache Flex
4 1 (2.56%) jQuery
4 1 (2.56%) HTML5
4 1 (2.56%) Haml
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Graphic Design
2 12 (30.77%) User Experience
3 7 (17.95%) New Media
4 5 (12.82%) Video Editing
4 5 (12.82%) Social Media
5 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
6 3 (7.69%) Digital Media
6 3 (7.69%) Copywriting
7 2 (5.13%) Animation
7 2 (5.13%) GIS
8 1 (2.56%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (2.56%) Blog
8 1 (2.56%) RIA
8 1 (2.56%) Visualisation
8 1 (2.56%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) E-Commerce
2 5 (12.82%) Content Management
2 5 (12.82%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (10.26%) Brand Management
3 4 (10.26%) SEO
4 3 (7.69%) Web Design
4 3 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (7.69%) Project Management
4 3 (7.69%) Game Development
5 2 (5.13%) CAD
6 1 (2.56%) Workflow
6 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.56%) Data Management
6 1 (2.56%) Web Analytics
6 1 (2.56%) Analytics
6 1 (2.56%) Time Management
6 1 (2.56%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (2.56%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.13%) PHP
3 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) Adobe
2 4 (10.26%) Google
3 2 (5.13%) ESRI
3 2 (5.13%) Apple
4 1 (2.56%) Mapinfo
4 1 (2.56%) Reuters
4 1 (2.56%) Sitecore
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