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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 58 53 54
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 15 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.84% 1.59% 1.52%
As % of the Applications category 14.29% 12.00% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 5
Median daily rate £300 £244 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -41.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £323 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+14.54% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £17.86 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+51.17% -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
105 100 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.88% 13.25% 15.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 66 49
Median daily rate £275 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £153 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £475 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 17
Median hourly rate £11.50 £14.21 £11.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.08% +23.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.78 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £40.00 £27.50
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 25 June 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 25 June 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 15 (78.95%) HTML
1 15 (78.95%) CSS
2 13 (68.42%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (57.89%) Adobe
4 9 (47.37%) Web Development
4 9 (47.37%) User Experience
5 8 (42.11%) Marketing
5 8 (42.11%) HTML5
5 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
6 7 (36.84%) InDesign
6 7 (36.84%) MS Office
6 7 (36.84%) Front End Development
7 5 (26.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (21.05%) PHP
8 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
8 4 (21.05%) CMS
8 4 (21.05%) TDD
8 4 (21.05%) CSS3
8 4 (21.05%) Digital Media
9 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
9 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
9 3 (15.79%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (15.79%) WordPress
9 3 (15.79%) Graphic Design
9 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
10 2 (10.53%) Content Management
10 2 (10.53%) Social Media
10 2 (10.53%) Smarty
10 2 (10.53%) BDD

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 4 (21.05%) CMS
2 3 (15.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (68.42%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (36.84%) InDesign
2 7 (36.84%) MS Office
3 5 (26.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
5 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (10.53%) Acrobat
7 1 (5.26%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (5.26%) Grunt
2 1 (5.26%) gulp
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 8 (42.11%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Multimedia
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Designer
2 8 (42.11%) Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (26.32%) UX Designer
3 5 (26.32%) Web Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Designer
5 3 (15.79%) Graphic Designer
5 3 (15.79%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (15.79%) HTML Developer
5 3 (15.79%) PHP Developer
5 3 (15.79%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior UX Designer
6 2 (10.53%) Digital Designer
6 2 (10.53%) Digital UX Designer
6 2 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Digital Designer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior UI Designer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior UI/UX Designer
6 2 (10.53%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) CSS
1 15 (78.95%) HTML
2 8 (42.11%) HTML5
3 4 (21.05%) CSS3
4 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
5 2 (10.53%) Sass
5 2 (10.53%) Smarty
6 1 (5.26%) Material Design
6 1 (5.26%) Node.js
6 1 (5.26%) React
6 1 (5.26%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) User Experience
2 4 (21.05%) Digital Media
3 3 (15.79%) Graphic Design
4 2 (10.53%) NHS
4 2 (10.53%) Social Media
5 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
5 1 (5.26%) New Media
5 1 (5.26%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Web Development
2 7 (36.84%) Front End Development
3 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (10.53%) BDD
5 2 (10.53%) Content Management
5 2 (10.53%) Mobile First
5 2 (10.53%) Typography
6 1 (5.26%) Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
6 1 (5.26%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Content Management
6 1 (5.26%) Infographics
6 1 (5.26%) Information Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Market Research
6 1 (5.26%) Pair Programming
6 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.26%) SDLC
6 1 (5.26%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
2 4 (21.05%) PHP
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Adobe
2 1 (5.26%) Capita
2 1 (5.26%) Google
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft