The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 39 39 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 -22
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 3 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.92% 0.26% 4.35%
As % of the Applications category 10.71% 1.89% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £275 £295
% change year-on-year
+14.54% -6.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £23.10 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+16.90% +9.97%
Photoshop
North West

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

Applications Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
28 53 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 8.56% 13.91% 15.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 7
Median daily rate £225 £331 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.07% -17.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 8
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £12.53 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.49 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Photoshop
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool 0 3 - -
Photoshop
North West

Photoshop
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Smarty
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Fireworks
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 3 (100.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (66.67%) HTML CSS Developer
2 2 (66.67%) HTML Developer
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Smarty
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP