The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 58 52 55
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 8 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.05% 1.58% 1.13%
As % of the Applications category 6.90% 12.04% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 6
Median daily rate £225 £288 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.73% -25.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £350 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.86 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-16.01% -14.95%
Photoshop
West Midlands

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

Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
116 108 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.22% 13.11% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 70 40
Median daily rate £288 £316 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £199 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £454 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 11
Median hourly rate £12.50 £24.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.97% +122.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.35 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £26.95 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Photoshop as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Photoshop
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Photoshop across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Photoshop Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Photoshop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (50.00%) PHP
2 4 (50.00%) Adobe
2 4 (50.00%) Web Development
2 4 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) Marketing
3 3 (37.50%) CSS3
3 3 (37.50%) User Experience
3 3 (37.50%) CMS
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (25.00%) Smarty
4 2 (25.00%) WordPress
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (12.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (12.50%) Social Media
5 1 (12.50%) Typography
5 1 (12.50%) Graphic Design
5 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (12.50%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
5 1 (12.50%) gulp
5 1 (12.50%) New Media
5 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (12.50%) Sass

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) CMS
2 2 (25.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (12.50%) InDesign
3 1 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Grunt
1 1 (12.50%) gulp
General
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Multimedia
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (37.50%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (37.50%) HTML CSS Developer
3 3 (37.50%) HTML Developer
3 3 (37.50%) PHP Developer
3 3 (37.50%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Designer
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Administrator
5 1 (12.50%) Graphic Designer
5 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Visual Designer
5 1 (12.50%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) CSS3
2 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) Smarty
4 1 (12.50%) Sass
4 1 (12.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Graphic Design
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) New Media
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 4 (50.00%) Web Development
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) B2C
4 1 (12.50%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
4 1 (12.50%) Content Management
4 1 (12.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) Typography
4 1 (12.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) Capita