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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop Designer
Rank 576 558 579
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +21
Contract jobs requiring a Photoshop Designer 28 29 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.055% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.059% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 15
Average daily rate
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£338 £210 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.71% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £75 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £344 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £75 £195
% change year-on-year
+316.66% -61.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 - -

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
52574 48917 53715
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.59% 92.65% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 32287 29427 30052
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2054 2082 2685
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 30 September 2014.

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 20 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 30 September 2014. 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 -23 28 £338 +60.71% 12
London +6 13 £338 +25.00% 1
City of London +33 6 £273 - 1
Yorkshire - 5 £200 - 2
West Yorkshire - 4 £200 -
Leeds - 4 £200 -
South East -14 2 £225 +200.00% 1
West Sussex - 1 £225 -
Cheltenham - - - -
Gatwick - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Manchester - - - - 3
Ruislip - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - - 2
South West - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
North West - - - - 7

Photoshop Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 54 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 44 (81.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 41 (75.93%) HTML
3 41 (75.93%) CSS
4 31 (57.41%) Adobe
5 24 (44.44%) User Experience
6 23 (42.59%) InDesign
7 19 (35.19%) JavaScript
8 15 (27.78%) HTML5
9 11 (20.37%) Flash
10 10 (18.52%) Web Design
10 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (18.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 10 (18.52%) CSS3
11 9 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
11 9 (16.67%) Usability Testing
12 8 (14.81%) Marketing
12 8 (14.81%) E-Commerce
12 8 (14.81%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (12.96%) Degree
13 7 (12.96%) Graphic Design
14 6 (11.11%) jQuery
14 6 (11.11%) Web Accessibility
14 6 (11.11%) Fireworks
14 6 (11.11%) XHTML
15 5 (9.26%) Adobe After Effects
15 5 (9.26%) Information Architecture
16 4 (7.41%) Visualisation
16 4 (7.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
16 4 (7.41%) Axure RP

Photoshop Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 (1.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 54 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 44 (81.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 23 (42.59%) InDesign
4 10 (18.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (11.11%) Fireworks
6 5 (9.26%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
8 1 (1.85%) Acrobat
8 1 (1.85%) MS Office
8 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (7.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 4 (7.41%) Axure RP
General
1 8 (14.81%) Marketing
2 4 (7.41%) Interactive Media
2 4 (7.41%) Advertising
3 2 (3.70%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Finance
4 1 (1.85%) Games
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (75.93%) HTML
1 41 (75.93%) CSS
2 15 (27.78%) HTML5
3 11 (20.37%) Flash
4 10 (18.52%) CSS3
5 6 (11.11%) jQuery
5 6 (11.11%) XHTML
6 3 (5.56%) Ajax
7 1 (1.85%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (44.44%) User Experience
2 7 (12.96%) Graphic Design
3 4 (7.41%) Visualisation
4 3 (5.56%) Digital Media
4 3 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.56%) W3C
5 2 (3.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.52%) Web Design
1 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (16.67%) Usability Testing
3 8 (14.81%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (14.81%) E-Commerce
4 6 (11.11%) Web Accessibility
5 5 (9.26%) Information Architecture
6 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.56%) Scrum
7 3 (5.56%) SEO
7 3 (5.56%) Web Development
7 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (5.56%) UX Design
8 2 (3.70%) Online Marketing
9 1 (1.85%) Web Usability
9 1 (1.85%) Waterfall
9 1 (1.85%) Email Marketing
9 1 (1.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.19%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Degree
Vendors
1 31 (57.41%) Adobe
2 4 (7.41%) Apple
3 3 (5.56%) Google
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
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