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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 63 56 48
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 8 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.03% 0.68% 2.00%
As % of the Applications category 8.42% 6.76% 14.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 8
Median daily rate £253 £275 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.18% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £175 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £347
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £290 £310
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £18.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.33% -16.66%
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
95 74 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.24% 10.03% 13.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 49 49
Median daily rate £275 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £163 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 11
Median hourly rate £10.60 £15.00 £13.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.33% +14.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.06
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -0.39%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 13 (76.47%) HTML
1 13 (76.47%) CSS
2 11 (64.71%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (52.94%) Adobe
3 9 (52.94%) User Experience
4 8 (47.06%) HTML5
4 8 (47.06%) Web Development
5 7 (41.18%) Marketing
5 7 (41.18%) InDesign
5 7 (41.18%) MS Office
6 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
7 5 (29.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (29.41%) Front End Development
8 4 (23.53%) CSS3
8 4 (23.53%) Digital Media
8 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
8 4 (23.53%) TDD
9 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
9 3 (17.65%) Graphic Design
9 3 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
10 2 (11.76%) Mobile First
10 2 (11.76%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 2 (11.76%) Typography
10 2 (11.76%) Smarty
10 2 (11.76%) Sass
10 2 (11.76%) BDD
10 2 (11.76%) Social Media

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 2 (11.76%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (41.18%) InDesign
2 7 (41.18%) MS Office
3 5 (29.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
5 3 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (11.76%) Acrobat
7 1 (5.88%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (5.88%) Grunt
2 1 (5.88%) gulp
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 7 (41.18%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Multimedia
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Designer
2 6 (35.29%) Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (29.41%) UX Designer
4 4 (23.53%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Designer
4 4 (23.53%) Web Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Graphic Designer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior UX Designer
6 2 (11.76%) Digital Designer
6 2 (11.76%) Digital UX Designer
6 2 (11.76%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (11.76%) HTML Developer
6 2 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (11.76%) PHP Developer
6 2 (11.76%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Digital Designer
6 2 (11.76%) Senior UI Designer
6 2 (11.76%) Senior UI/UX Designer
6 2 (11.76%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) CSS
1 13 (76.47%) HTML
2 8 (47.06%) HTML5
3 4 (23.53%) CSS3
4 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.76%) Sass
5 2 (11.76%) Smarty
6 1 (5.88%) Material Design
6 1 (5.88%) Node.js
6 1 (5.88%) React
6 1 (5.88%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) User Experience
2 4 (23.53%) Digital Media
3 3 (17.65%) Graphic Design
4 2 (11.76%) NHS
4 2 (11.76%) Social Media
5 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 1 (5.88%) New Media
5 1 (5.88%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Web Development
2 5 (29.41%) Front End Development
3 4 (23.53%) TDD
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (11.76%) BDD
5 2 (11.76%) Content Management
5 2 (11.76%) Mobile First
5 2 (11.76%) Typography
6 1 (5.88%) Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
6 1 (5.88%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Content Management
6 1 (5.88%) Infographics
6 1 (5.88%) Information Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) Market Research
6 1 (5.88%) Pair Programming
6 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.88%) SDLC
6 1 (5.88%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) PHP
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Adobe
2 1 (5.88%) Google
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft