The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 87 77 73
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.42% 0.15% 0.084%
As % of the Applications category 5.31% 1.27% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £288 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £313 £260
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +20.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £28.10 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-4.50% +18.29%
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
113 158 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.96% 11.63% 6.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 98 40
Average daily rate £325 £396 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.92% +23.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £166 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +175.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Photoshop across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 9 (81.82%) HTML
1 9 (81.82%) CSS
1 9 (81.82%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (54.55%) User Experience
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) Flash
3 5 (45.45%) Adobe
3 5 (45.45%) WordPress
4 4 (36.36%) Drupal
4 4 (36.36%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (27.27%) Axure RP
6 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 2 (18.18%) Rapid Prototyping
6 2 (18.18%) jQuery
6 2 (18.18%) Investment Management
6 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) Edge Animate
6 2 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (18.18%) HTML5
6 2 (18.18%) Fireworks
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) Graphic Design
6 2 (18.18%) Joomla!
6 2 (18.18%) Apache Flex
6 2 (18.18%) InDesign
6 2 (18.18%) Web Design
6 2 (18.18%) Project Management

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (45.45%) WordPress
2 4 (36.36%) Drupal
3 2 (18.18%) CMS
3 2 (18.18%) Joomla!
4 1 (9.09%) Apache
4 1 (9.09%) Jadu
Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (18.18%) Edge Animate
2 2 (18.18%) Fireworks
2 2 (18.18%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
1 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MariaDB
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (27.27%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Designer
2 4 (36.36%) UX Designer
2 4 (36.36%) Web Designer
3 3 (27.27%) Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Interactive Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Designer
5 1 (9.09%) HTML CSS Designer
5 1 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile UX Designer
5 1 (9.09%) Photoshop Designer
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
5 1 (9.09%) User Experience Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) CSS
1 9 (81.82%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) Flash
3 2 (18.18%) Apache Flex
3 2 (18.18%) HTML5
3 2 (18.18%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (9.09%) LAMP
4 1 (9.09%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (9.09%) Regular Expression
4 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) e-Learning
2 2 (18.18%) Graphic Design
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (18.18%) Investment Management
1 2 (18.18%) Project Management
1 2 (18.18%) Rapid Prototyping
1 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
1 2 (18.18%) Web Design
2 1 (9.09%) Information Architecture
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
2 1 (9.09%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Adobe
2 1 (9.09%) Rackspace