The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 117 106 99
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 13 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.47% 0.20% 0.46%
As % of the Applications category 3.74% 1.74% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 4
Average daily rate
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£225 £375 £233
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +61.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £375 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £375 £247
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+24.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.71%
Photoshop
UK

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

Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
348 288 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 12.46% 11.72% 12.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 147 128
Average daily rate £300 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £135 £106
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 23 40
Average hourly rate £14.00 £10.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.26 £8.20 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £18.90 £28.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.12 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -5.53%

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Photoshop across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Photoshop
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Photoshop across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Photoshop Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Photoshop
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -1 9 £250 -
Edinburgh -15 4 £175 -53.33%
Aberdeen - - - -
Dundee - - - -
Photoshop
UK

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 14 (66.67%) HTML
1 14 (66.67%) CSS
2 13 (61.90%) Adobe
2 13 (61.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (42.86%) XHTML
4 8 (38.10%) jQuery
5 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 6 (28.57%) .NET
7 5 (23.81%) C#
7 5 (23.81%) Web Services
7 5 (23.81%) OOP
7 5 (23.81%) OO
7 5 (23.81%) Flash
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
7 5 (23.81%) XAML
7 5 (23.81%) Animation
7 5 (23.81%) WPF
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Blend
7 5 (23.81%) HTML5
7 5 (23.81%) MVVM
7 5 (23.81%) Caliburn.Micro
7 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (19.05%) W3C
8 4 (19.05%) MVC
8 4 (19.05%) Web Design
8 4 (19.05%) Ext JS
8 4 (19.05%) Sencha
8 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
9 3 (14.29%) InDesign
9 3 (14.29%) Marketing

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (9.52%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (14.29%) InDesign
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Blend
2 2 (9.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (9.52%) Axure RP
2 2 (9.52%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 3 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Designer
3 5 (23.81%) WPF Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Web Designer
5 3 (14.29%) UI Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (9.52%) User Experience Designer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.52%) UI Programmer
6 2 (9.52%) Digital Designer
7 1 (4.76%) User Experience Developer
7 1 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.76%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) HTML
1 14 (66.67%) CSS
2 9 (42.86%) XHTML
3 8 (38.10%) jQuery
4 6 (28.57%) .NET
5 5 (23.81%) Web Services
5 5 (23.81%) Flash
5 5 (23.81%) WPF
5 5 (23.81%) HTML5
5 5 (23.81%) Caliburn.Micro
6 4 (19.05%) Ext JS
6 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
7 3 (14.29%) Underscore.js
7 3 (14.29%) Backbone.js
7 3 (14.29%) D3.js
7 3 (14.29%) Highcharts JS
8 1 (4.76%) CSS3
8 1 (4.76%) Ajax
8 1 (4.76%) XML
8 1 (4.76%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Animation
1 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (19.05%) W3C
3 1 (4.76%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) OOP
1 5 (23.81%) OO
1 5 (23.81%) MVVM
2 4 (19.05%) MVC
2 4 (19.05%) Web Design
3 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.76%) Web Development
3 1 (4.76%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (23.81%) C#
2 5 (23.81%) XAML
3 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Adobe
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) Sencha
4 1 (4.76%) Twitter
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle