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 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 75 73 68
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 14 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.83% 0.25% 0.18%
As % of the Applications category 8.92% 2.42% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£450 £175 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+157.14% -53.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £263
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +18.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
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
157 124 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.33% 10.34% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 72 49
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £115 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £445 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 5
Average hourly rate £12.26 £12.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.80 £5.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.43 £20.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.51 £15.39 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-5.68% -0.74%

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 3 September 2015, 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 16 (76.19%) Adobe Illustrator
2 12 (57.14%) CSS
2 12 (57.14%) HTML
3 11 (52.38%) User Experience
4 9 (42.86%) Adobe
5 8 (38.10%) HTML5
5 8 (38.10%) Axure RP
6 7 (33.33%) InDesign
6 7 (33.33%) Web Design
7 6 (28.57%) Finance
7 6 (28.57%) CSS3
8 5 (23.81%) Visualisation
8 5 (23.81%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
9 4 (19.05%) CMS
9 4 (19.05%) Banking
9 4 (19.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 3 (14.29%) WordPress
10 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (9.52%) Subversion
11 2 (9.52%) Content Management
11 2 (9.52%) Flash
11 2 (9.52%) Fireworks
11 2 (9.52%) Intranet
11 2 (9.52%) Internet
11 2 (9.52%) Extranet
11 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
11 2 (9.52%) LiveCycle
11 2 (9.52%) Joomla!
11 2 (9.52%) Ajax

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 4 (19.05%) CMS
2 3 (14.29%) WordPress
3 2 (9.52%) LiveCycle
3 2 (9.52%) Joomla!
3 2 (9.52%) Drupal
Applications
1 16 (76.19%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (33.33%) InDesign
3 4 (19.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (9.52%) Fireworks
5 1 (4.76%) MS Office
5 1 (4.76%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Intranet
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
1 2 (9.52%) Extranet
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Axure RP
2 5 (23.81%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (9.52%) Subversion
3 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.76%) NetBeans
4 1 (4.76%) PhpStorm
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Designer
2 7 (33.33%) Consultant
3 6 (28.57%) User Experience Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) Digital Designer
5 3 (14.29%) UX Designer
5 3 (14.29%) Web Designer
6 2 (9.52%) Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) PHP Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Web Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Trainee Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Trainee Web Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Trainee
7 1 (4.76%) Web Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) HTML
1 12 (57.14%) CSS
2 8 (38.10%) HTML5
3 6 (28.57%) CSS3
4 2 (9.52%) Flash
4 2 (9.52%) Ajax
5 1 (4.76%) JSON
5 1 (4.76%) Apache Flex
5 1 (4.76%) jQuery
5 1 (4.76%) JSP
5 1 (4.76%) XML
5 1 (4.76%) J2EE
5 1 (4.76%) JSF
5 1 (4.76%) Sass
5 1 (4.76%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) User Experience
2 5 (23.81%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Web Design
2 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) Content Management
4 1 (4.76%) Investment Management
4 1 (4.76%) Time Management
4 1 (4.76%) Web Accessibility
4 1 (4.76%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (4.76%) Information Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (4.76%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) PHP
2 1 (4.76%) Java
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Adobe
2 1 (4.76%) Alterian