The table below looks at the statistics for the Photoshop Designer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop Designer in their job title 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
Adobe Photoshop Designer
Rank 598 584 549
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -35
Contract jobs requiring a Photoshop Designer 22 27 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.049% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.053% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 21 8
Average daily rate
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£250 £300 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £300 £200
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £11.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.25 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52581 50525 47327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.45% 92.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 33383 30630 27733
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1941 1999 2141
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.56 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% -5.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Photoshop Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Photoshop Designer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Photoshop Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Photoshop Designer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Photoshop Designer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Photoshop Designer
Daily Rate Histogram

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

Photoshop Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Photoshop Designer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Photoshop Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Photoshop Designer
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop Designer 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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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 -31 21 £250 -16.66% 7
South East -1 16 £350 +7.69%
Hampshire -5 7 £350 +3.70%
Berkshire - 6 £275 -
Basingstoke -5 5 £375 +25.00%
Reading - 4 £275 -
London -14 3 £266 -18.07% 3
Oxfordshire - 3 - -
Exeter - 1 - -
Borehamwood - 1 £150 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £150 -
St Albans - 1 £150 -
Watford - 1 £150 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £150 -
Devon - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £150 -

Photoshop Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Photoshop Designer in their job title 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 with Photoshop Designer in their job title.

1 36 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 26 (72.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 24 (66.67%) CSS
4 23 (63.89%) HTML
5 20 (55.56%) Adobe
6 15 (41.67%) Web Design
7 14 (38.89%) Flash
7 14 (38.89%) Graphic Design
8 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
8 11 (30.56%) User Experience
9 10 (27.78%) XHTML
10 9 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (22.22%) Sass
11 8 (22.22%) Macromedia
11 8 (22.22%) Marketing
12 7 (19.44%) Web Accessibility
13 6 (16.67%) E-Commerce
13 6 (16.67%) W3C
14 5 (13.89%) InDesign
15 4 (11.11%) Retail
16 3 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 3 (8.33%) Web Development
16 3 (8.33%) Video Editing
16 3 (8.33%) Game Development
16 3 (8.33%) CSS3
16 3 (8.33%) jQuery
16 3 (8.33%) Games
16 3 (8.33%) Fireworks
16 3 (8.33%) Dreamweaver
17 2 (5.56%) BMC PATROL

Photoshop Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Photoshop Designer in their job title 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 with Photoshop Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.56%) CMS
Applications
1 36 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 26 (72.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (13.89%) InDesign
4 3 (8.33%) Fireworks
4 3 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (2.78%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (2.78%) MS Office
5 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
5 1 (2.78%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Summit
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Blend
2 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (22.22%) Marketing
2 4 (11.11%) Retail
3 3 (8.33%) Games
4 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.78%) Legal
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (66.67%) CSS
2 23 (63.89%) HTML
3 14 (38.89%) Flash
4 10 (27.78%) XHTML
5 9 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (22.22%) Sass
7 3 (8.33%) CSS3
7 3 (8.33%) jQuery
8 2 (5.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) Graphic Design
2 11 (30.56%) User Experience
3 6 (16.67%) W3C
4 3 (8.33%) Video Editing
5 2 (5.56%) Photography
6 1 (2.78%) Animation
6 1 (2.78%) Contract for Difference
6 1 (2.78%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Web Design
2 7 (19.44%) Web Accessibility
3 6 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 3 (8.33%) Web Development
4 3 (8.33%) Game Development
5 2 (5.56%) Time Management
5 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.78%) Content Management
6 1 (2.78%) Pay per click
6 1 (2.78%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.78%) Usability Testing
6 1 (2.78%) B2B
6 1 (2.78%) Scrum
6 1 (2.78%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (2.78%) Analytics
6 1 (2.78%) Online Marketing
6 1 (2.78%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.78%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) Adobe
2 8 (22.22%) Macromedia
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft