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 17 December 2014 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 85 74 65
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.20% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Applications category 2.24% 2.20% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - £150
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £260 £225
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +15.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.35 £26.25 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-14.85% +101.92%
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
134 91 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.15% 7.44% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 41 68
Average daily rate £380 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £119 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 5
Average hourly rate £11.25 £17.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.82% +41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.50 £8.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.85 £23.80 £14.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -4.91%

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 17 December 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 4 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Adobe
3 2 (33.33%) XHTML
3 2 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) InDesign
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Social Media
4 1 (16.67%) Axure RP
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) Sass
4 1 (16.67%) LESS
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) UX Design
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Flash

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (16.67%) InDesign
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (16.67%) Fireworks
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (16.67%) Axure RP
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Designer
2 1 (16.67%) UX Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) XHTML
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) Sass
3 1 (16.67%) LESS
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Social Media
2 1 (16.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) User Stories
2 1 (16.67%) UX Design
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) SEO
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle