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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop Designer
Rank 571 575 532
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -43
Contract jobs requiring a Photoshop Designer 15 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.033% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.036% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 10
Average daily rate
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£288 £325 £284
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +14.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £170 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £378 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £175 £253
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -30.69%
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
51554 49982 43833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.36% 92.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 31354 30067 25181
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £226 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2020 2056 2247
Average hourly rate £17.46 £17.50 £17.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.22% -1.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

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 1 April 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 18 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 1 April 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 -10 15 £288 -11.53% 2
London +5 6 £350 - 1
East of England - 4 £275 -
Berkshire -7 3 £225 +28.57%
South East -24 3 £225 -10.00%
North West -15 2 £288 +130.00%
Cambridgeshire - 2 £200 -
Bracknell - 2 £211 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £350 -
Lancashire - 1 £275 -
Cambridge - - - -
Cheadle - - - -
Colne - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Watford - - - -

Photoshop Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 31 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 25 (80.65%) HTML
3 22 (70.97%) CSS
4 20 (64.52%) Adobe Illustrator
4 20 (64.52%) User Experience
5 13 (41.94%) HTML5
6 12 (38.71%) Adobe
6 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
7 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (29.03%) CSS3
8 8 (25.81%) Marketing
9 7 (22.58%) jQuery
10 6 (19.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 6 (19.35%) Axure RP
10 6 (19.35%) Web Design
11 5 (16.13%) Workflow
11 5 (16.13%) Finance
11 5 (16.13%) Flash
11 5 (16.13%) Dreamweaver
11 5 (16.13%) Graphic Design
11 5 (16.13%) Responsive Web Design
12 4 (12.90%) Web Development
13 3 (9.68%) QA
13 3 (9.68%) Usability Testing
13 3 (9.68%) UX Design
13 3 (9.68%) W3C
13 3 (9.68%) Fireworks
13 3 (9.68%) InDesign
13 3 (9.68%) Retail
14 2 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap

Photoshop Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (6.45%) CMS
1 2 (6.45%) WordPress
2 1 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 31 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 20 (64.52%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (19.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (9.68%) Fireworks
4 3 (9.68%) InDesign
5 2 (6.45%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
6 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
6 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Axure RP
2 5 (16.13%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Blend
3 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.23%) Xcode
General
1 8 (25.81%) Marketing
2 5 (16.13%) Finance
3 3 (9.68%) Retail
4 2 (6.45%) Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (80.65%) HTML
2 22 (70.97%) CSS
3 13 (41.94%) HTML5
4 9 (29.03%) CSS3
5 7 (22.58%) jQuery
6 5 (16.13%) Flash
7 2 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (6.45%) XML
8 1 (3.23%) Apache Flex
8 1 (3.23%) Ajax
8 1 (3.23%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (64.52%) User Experience
2 5 (16.13%) Graphic Design
3 3 (9.68%) W3C
4 2 (6.45%) Tandem
5 1 (3.23%) Video Editing
5 1 (3.23%) Contract for Difference
5 1 (3.23%) Spread Betting
5 1 (3.23%) Web 2.0
5 1 (3.23%) E-Learning
5 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows Phone
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Phone 7
2 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (19.35%) Web Design
3 5 (16.13%) Workflow
3 5 (16.13%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (12.90%) Web Development
5 3 (9.68%) Usability Testing
5 3 (9.68%) UX Design
6 2 (6.45%) Scrum
6 2 (6.45%) Time Management
6 2 (6.45%) Web Accessibility
7 1 (3.23%) Product Marketing
7 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.23%) Pay per click
7 1 (3.23%) Business Development
7 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.23%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Adobe
2 1 (3.23%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft