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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Photoshop Designer
Rank 595 592 564
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Photoshop Designer 33 17 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.064% 0.033% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.035% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 12 6
Average daily rate £425 £350 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +34.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £90 £350 £260
% change year-on-year
-74.28% +34.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
48598 48731 45782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.48% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31271 30416 27107
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1757 1902 2013
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 19 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 8 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 +5 33 £425 +21.42% 8
London +29 27 £425 +21.42% 4
South East +3 3 £90 -54.43% 1
South West +2 2 £290 -47.27% 1
East of England +4 1 £325 -7.14% 1
Berkshire +4 1 £90 -54.43% 1
Swindon -4 1 - -
Wiltshire -4 1 - -
Essex - 1 £325 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £90 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £330 -
Bromley - 1 £425 -
Maidenhead - 1 £90 -
Reading - 1 £90 -
Slough - 1 £90 -
Windsor - 1 £90 -
High Wycombe - 1 £90 -
Marlow - 1 £90 -

Photoshop Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 59 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 54 (91.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 46 (77.97%) Adobe
4 36 (61.02%) Finance
4 36 (61.02%) Banking
5 35 (59.32%) Investment Banking
6 34 (57.63%) HTML
6 34 (57.63%) User Experience
7 31 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (37.29%) E-Commerce
9 21 (35.59%) Fixed Income
9 21 (35.59%) Back Office
9 21 (35.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 21 (35.59%) Ethnography
10 19 (32.20%) CSS
11 18 (30.51%) Usability Testing
12 17 (28.81%) Axure RP
13 16 (27.12%) Typography
13 16 (27.12%) UX Design
13 16 (27.12%) Workflow
14 15 (25.42%) Flash
14 15 (25.42%) Photography
14 15 (25.42%) QA
14 15 (25.42%) Front End Development
15 14 (23.73%) Visualisation
15 14 (23.73%) Data Visualisation
16 11 (18.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 6 (10.17%) Project Management
17 6 (10.17%) Business Analysis
17 6 (10.17%) MS PowerPoint

Photoshop Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 1 (1.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 59 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 54 (91.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 21 (35.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (10.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (8.47%) InDesign
6 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
6 3 (5.08%) MS Office
7 1 (1.69%) Acrobat
7 1 (1.69%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (1.69%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (1.69%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 17 (28.81%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 36 (61.02%) Banking
1 36 (61.02%) Finance
2 35 (59.32%) Investment Banking
3 21 (35.59%) Back Office
4 2 (3.39%) Legal
4 2 (3.39%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (57.63%) HTML
2 19 (32.20%) CSS
3 15 (25.42%) Flash
4 2 (3.39%) Ajax
4 2 (3.39%) XHTML
5 1 (1.69%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.69%) CSS3
5 1 (1.69%) HTML5
5 1 (1.69%) jQuery
5 1 (1.69%) Meteor
5 1 (1.69%) React
Miscellaneous
1 34 (57.63%) User Experience
2 21 (35.59%) Fixed Income
3 15 (25.42%) Photography
4 14 (23.73%) Visualisation
5 11 (18.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (8.47%) Graphic Design
7 2 (3.39%) W3C
8 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.69%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
1 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (37.29%) E-Commerce
3 21 (35.59%) Ethnography
4 18 (30.51%) Usability Testing
5 16 (27.12%) Typography
5 16 (27.12%) UX Design
5 16 (27.12%) Workflow
6 15 (25.42%) Front End Development
7 14 (23.73%) Data Visualisation
8 6 (10.17%) Business Analysis
8 6 (10.17%) Project Management
9 3 (5.08%) Electronic Trading
9 3 (5.08%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (3.39%) Time Management
10 2 (3.39%) Web Accessibility
10 2 (3.39%) Web Design
11 1 (1.69%) Customer Insight
11 1 (1.69%) Data Analytics
11 1 (1.69%) Information Architecture
11 1 (1.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.47%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.42%) QA
Vendors
1 46 (77.97%) Adobe
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.69%) Apple
3 1 (1.69%) ClickTale
3 1 (1.69%) Quark