The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Edinburgh region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 80 56 58
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +2
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 4 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.31% 1.08% 0.29%
As % of the Applications category 3.13% 14.10% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£175 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.13% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
128 78 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.02% 7.62% 9.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 36 58
Average daily rate £325 £288 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.84% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £111 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £396 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 5
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.25 £13.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £10.00 £9.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £22.50 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Photoshop
Scotland

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 27 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) XHTML
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (20.00%) Axure RP
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) InDesign
3 1 (20.00%) Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) W3C
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising
3 1 (20.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) Flash
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (20.00%) InDesign
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (20.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (20.00%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) XHTML
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) Flash
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) W3C
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (20.00%) Web Design
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle