The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 93 95 90
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 20 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.80% 0.93% 0.85%
As % of the Applications category 6.41% 6.17% 5.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 9
Average daily rate
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£275 £225 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £185 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £315 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £250
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £28.50 £28.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +42.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
Photoshop
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
312 389 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 12.51% 15.00% 14.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 169 139
Average daily rate £300 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £151 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 60 34
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.67 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.30 £35.00 £24.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.03 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -3.06%

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Photoshop
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Photoshop across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Photoshop Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Photoshop
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Staffordshire - 8 £363 - 3
Birmingham -1 5 £275 +29.41% 5
Solihull -4 3 £225 -15.88% 1
Warwickshire +7 2 - - 7
Coventry +4 1 £450 - 1
Worcestershire - 1 £275 - 1
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 46 (86.79%) HTML
2 45 (84.91%) CSS
3 36 (67.92%) JavaScript
4 22 (41.51%) Adobe Illustrator
5 21 (39.62%) HTML5
6 19 (35.85%) jQuery
6 19 (35.85%) Adobe
7 18 (33.96%) Content Management
7 18 (33.96%) CSS3
8 15 (28.30%) SEO
9 12 (22.64%) Flash
10 11 (20.75%) E-Commerce
10 11 (20.75%) PHP
10 11 (20.75%) Web Design
11 10 (18.87%) User Experience
11 10 (18.87%) Retail
11 10 (18.87%) MySQL
12 9 (16.98%) CMS
12 9 (16.98%) Degree
13 8 (15.09%) WordPress
13 8 (15.09%) ActionScript 3.0
13 8 (15.09%) ActionScript
14 7 (13.21%) N-Tier
14 7 (13.21%) SOA
14 7 (13.21%) XHTML
14 7 (13.21%) HTTP
14 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
14 7 (13.21%) Information Architecture
14 7 (13.21%) Online Marketing
14 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 9 (16.98%) CMS
2 8 (15.09%) WordPress
3 2 (3.77%) Drupal
4 1 (1.89%) IIS
4 1 (1.89%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.89%) Node.js
Applications
1 22 (41.51%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (13.21%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (5.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (5.66%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (3.77%) InDesign
4 2 (3.77%) Vectorworks
5 1 (1.89%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) HTTP
2 3 (5.66%) Internet
3 2 (3.77%) Wireless
3 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.77%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) MySQL
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Subversion
1 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.55%) PhpStorm
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.89%) gulp
4 1 (1.89%) Bower
4 1 (1.89%) Grunt
General
1 10 (18.87%) Retail
2 7 (13.21%) Marketing
3 5 (9.43%) Finance
4 1 (1.89%) Automotive
4 1 (1.89%) Advertising
4 1 (1.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (64.15%) Developer
2 14 (26.42%) Web Developer
3 13 (24.53%) Front-End Developer
4 11 (20.75%) Designer
5 7 (13.21%) Front-End Web Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Web Designer
5 7 (13.21%) PHP Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Flash Developer
6 6 (11.32%) MySQL Developer
6 6 (11.32%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 3 (5.66%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (5.66%) HTML Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Graphic Designer
8 2 (3.77%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.77%) Administrator
8 2 (3.77%) WordPress Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Full Stack Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) UI Developer
9 1 (1.89%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (86.79%) HTML
2 45 (84.91%) CSS
3 21 (39.62%) HTML5
4 19 (35.85%) jQuery
5 18 (33.96%) CSS3
6 12 (22.64%) Flash
7 7 (13.21%) XHTML
8 6 (11.32%) Ajax
9 4 (7.55%) Laravel
9 4 (7.55%) Sass
9 4 (7.55%) AngularJS
10 3 (5.66%) XML
11 2 (3.77%) XSLT
11 2 (3.77%) .NET
11 2 (3.77%) DHTML
12 1 (1.89%) OOCSS
12 1 (1.89%) HTML5 Canvas
12 1 (1.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (1.89%) React
12 1 (1.89%) Browserify
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) User Experience
2 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.21%) N-Tier
2 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.66%) Graphic Design
3 3 (5.66%) W3C
4 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) Social Media
5 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.89%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Windows
1 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.77%) Windows 8
2 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (3.77%) Windows XP
2 2 (3.77%) Mac OS X
2 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) Content Management
2 15 (28.30%) SEO
3 11 (20.75%) Web Design
3 11 (20.75%) E-Commerce
4 7 (13.21%) SOA
4 7 (13.21%) Pay per click
4 7 (13.21%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (13.21%) Performance Testing
4 7 (13.21%) Online Marketing
4 7 (13.21%) Information Architecture
4 7 (13.21%) Analytics
4 7 (13.21%) Dashboard Development
5 5 (9.43%) OOP
6 4 (7.55%) MVC
6 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Content Management
6 4 (7.55%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (5.66%) SDLC
7 3 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.89%) TDD
8 1 (1.89%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 36 (67.92%) JavaScript
2 11 (20.75%) PHP
3 8 (15.09%) ActionScript
3 8 (15.09%) ActionScript 3.0
4 4 (7.55%) PHP4
5 3 (5.66%) VB
6 2 (3.77%) PHP5
6 2 (3.77%) SQL
6 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.77%) VBScript
7 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.77%) XenServer
2 2 (3.77%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 19 (35.85%) Adobe
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle
3 3 (5.66%) Google
4 2 (3.77%) Zend
4 2 (3.77%) Cisco
4 2 (3.77%) Citrix
4 2 (3.77%) Apple
4 2 (3.77%) Autodesk
4 2 (3.77%) Stellent
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