The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 94 77 86
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +9
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 1 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.078% 0.82% 0.32%
As % of the Applications category 0.90% 9.70% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 3
Median daily rate £375 £450 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +157.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £250 £300
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+54.28% -22.22%
Photoshop
Scotland

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

Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
111 134 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.67% 8.46% 10.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 77 75
Median daily rate £300 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 9
Median hourly rate £15.82 £10.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.15% -44.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 6 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) User Experience
3 4 (50.00%) Adobe
4 3 (37.50%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Interactive TV
4 3 (37.50%) Wireframes
4 3 (37.50%) Information Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (25.00%) Axure RP
5 2 (25.00%) CSS3
5 2 (25.00%) Service Design
5 2 (25.00%) InDesign
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) Flash
6 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
6 1 (12.50%) DNA
6 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
6 1 (12.50%) Perl
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) Publishing
6 1 (12.50%) CMS
6 1 (12.50%) DHTML
6 1 (12.50%) Apple
6 1 (12.50%) Fireworks
6 1 (12.50%) Intranet

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (12.50%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (25.00%) InDesign
2 2 (25.00%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (12.50%) Fireworks
3 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (25.00%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Designer
2 3 (37.50%) Interaction Designer
3 2 (25.00%) Web Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Communications Officer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Interaction Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (12.50%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) CSS3
2 2 (25.00%) Flash
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Flex
3 1 (12.50%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) User Experience
2 3 (37.50%) Interactive TV
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (12.50%) Graphic Design
3 1 (12.50%) Smartphone
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Information Architecture
1 3 (37.50%) Wireframes
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Service Design
3 1 (12.50%) Content Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Content Management
3 1 (12.50%) DNA
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
3 1 (12.50%) Product Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
3 1 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Usability Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
3 1 (12.50%) UX Design
3 1 (12.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) Apple