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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Photography
Rank 596 587 566
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -21
Contract jobs citing Photography 23 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.028% 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.089% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 7
Average daily rate £425 £325 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +44.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £175 £248
% change year-on-year
+77.14% -29.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £9.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £9.75 -

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
16633 15745 15629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.34% 31.08% 32.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10701 9800 9458
Average daily rate £425 £420 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 677 666 650
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.63 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 6 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 5 February 2016. 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
England +4 18 £425 +30.76% 10
London +7 17 £425 +21.42% 4
Edinburgh - 5 £325 -
Scotland - 5 £325 - 1
Cheshire - 1 £310 -
North West - 1 £310 - 2

Photography
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 31 (60.78%) Adobe Illustrator
2 30 (58.82%) Photoshop
3 26 (50.98%) Adobe
4 25 (49.02%) Typography
5 24 (47.06%) CSS
6 23 (45.10%) Finance
7 20 (39.22%) Visualisation
7 20 (39.22%) HTML
8 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (35.29%) Data Visualisation
10 16 (31.37%) Banking
11 15 (29.41%) Investment Banking
12 14 (27.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 12 (23.53%) User Experience
14 11 (21.57%) Marketing
14 11 (21.57%) Graphic Design
15 8 (15.69%) InDesign
15 8 (15.69%) New Media
16 7 (13.73%) Responsive Web Design
17 6 (11.76%) Brand Management
17 6 (11.76%) Flash
18 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
18 5 (9.80%) ArcGIS
19 4 (7.84%) Apache Flex
20 3 (5.88%) EPiServer
20 3 (5.88%) hybris
20 3 (5.88%) Data Management
20 3 (5.88%) ESRI
20 3 (5.88%) Unix
20 3 (5.88%) SAP

Photography
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (9.80%) ArcGIS
2 2 (3.92%) CMS
Applications
1 31 (60.78%) Adobe Illustrator
2 30 (58.82%) Photoshop
3 14 (27.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (15.69%) InDesign
5 2 (3.92%) 3ds Max
5 2 (3.92%) Acrobat
5 2 (3.92%) FreeHand
5 2 (3.92%) QuarkXPress
6 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) QGIS
2 2 (3.92%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Dreamweaver
General
1 23 (45.10%) Finance
2 16 (31.37%) Banking
3 15 (29.41%) Investment Banking
4 11 (21.57%) Marketing
5 3 (5.88%) Publishing
6 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.96%) Automotive
7 1 (1.96%) French Language
7 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (70.59%) Designer
2 23 (45.10%) Visual Designer
3 19 (37.25%) UI Designer
4 15 (29.41%) Photoshop Designer
5 7 (13.73%) Graphic Designer
6 6 (11.76%) Art Director
6 6 (11.76%) Digital Designer
7 4 (7.84%) Flash Designer
8 3 (5.88%) Creative Director
9 2 (3.92%) Digital Director
9 2 (3.92%) GIS Technician
10 1 (1.96%) Business Consultant
10 1 (1.96%) Creative Designer
10 1 (1.96%) Digital Analyst
10 1 (1.96%) Digital Business Analyst
10 1 (1.96%) Lead Business Analyst
10 1 (1.96%) Print Designer
10 1 (1.96%) Project Manager
10 1 (1.96%) Senior Designer
10 1 (1.96%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (47.06%) CSS
2 20 (39.22%) HTML
3 6 (11.76%) Flash
4 4 (7.84%) Apache Flex
5 1 (1.96%) D3.js
5 1 (1.96%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (39.22%) Visualisation
2 12 (23.53%) User Experience
3 11 (21.57%) Graphic Design
4 8 (15.69%) New Media
5 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.92%) Digital Media
5 2 (3.92%) Remote Sensing
6 1 (1.96%) FMCG
6 1 (1.96%) iPad
6 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.96%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (49.02%) Typography
2 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (35.29%) Data Visualisation
4 7 (13.73%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (11.76%) Brand Management
6 3 (5.88%) Data Management
6 3 (5.88%) Infographics
6 3 (5.88%) Master Data Management
6 3 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.88%) Web Design
7 2 (3.92%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.92%) CAD
7 2 (3.92%) Content Management
7 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.92%) Workflow
8 1 (1.96%) Change Management
8 1 (1.96%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.96%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.88%) SQL
3 2 (3.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (1.96%) Degree
1 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
Vendors
1 26 (50.98%) Adobe
2 3 (5.88%) EPiServer
2 3 (5.88%) ESRI
2 3 (5.88%) hybris
2 3 (5.88%) SAP
3 2 (3.92%) Informatica
3 2 (3.92%) OpenText