The first table below looks at the demand for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Wales region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 67 30 49
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +19
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 2 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.28% 2.59% 0.19%
As % of the Applications category 1.92% 16.18% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 0
Average daily rate £425 £200 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £250
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +94.44%
Applications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
104 68 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 14.46% 16.00% 10.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 37 26
Average daily rate £313 £310 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £106 £175 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 9
Average hourly rate £10.85 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.20% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.06%
Photoshop
UK

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Photoshop across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Photoshop across the Wales region.

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Photoshop across the Wales region.

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Photoshop
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -24 2 £425 +112.50%
West Wales - - - -
North Wales - - - -
Photoshop
UK

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Photoshop 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 Photoshop.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (60.00%) CSS3
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (60.00%) Web Development
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (40.00%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Acrobat
4 2 (40.00%) Fireworks
4 2 (40.00%) Content Management
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) ActionScript
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Learning Management System
5 1 (20.00%) CMS
5 1 (20.00%) E-Learning
5 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (20.00%) InDesign
5 1 (20.00%) SCORM
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Photoshop 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 Photoshop. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Acrobat
1 2 (40.00%) Fireworks
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (20.00%) InDesign
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) E-Learning Developer
3 1 (20.00%) UI Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front-End Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Designer
3 1 (20.00%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) CSS3
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) Flash
5 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) E-Learning
1 1 (20.00%) SCORM
1 1 (20.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (20.00%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) ActionScript
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft