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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 116 117 90
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -27
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 13 8 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.45% 0.32% 1.33%
As % of the Applications category 3.53% 2.57% 12.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 14
Average daily rate
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£310 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.05% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £385 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £299 £300 £260
% change year-on-year
-0.41% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £21.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-24.92% -40.00%
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
368 311 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 12.63% 12.30% 10.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 151 158
Average daily rate £315 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.61% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £125 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 20 17
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.33 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £31.30 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-7.93% +1.61%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
Edinburgh +10 12 £310 - 1
Glasgow -10 1 - - 1
Photoshop
UK

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 13 (81.25%) HTML
1 13 (81.25%) CSS
2 12 (75.00%) Dreamweaver
3 10 (62.50%) Adobe
4 9 (56.25%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (50.00%) CMS
5 8 (50.00%) User Experience
6 7 (43.75%) jQuery
7 6 (37.50%) InDesign
7 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (37.50%) HTML5
8 5 (31.25%) Content Management
8 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
9 4 (25.00%) Intranet
9 4 (25.00%) LiveCycle
9 4 (25.00%) UX Design
9 4 (25.00%) CSS3
9 4 (25.00%) Information Architecture
10 3 (18.75%) Internet
10 3 (18.75%) Extranet
10 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
10 3 (18.75%) Flash
10 3 (18.75%) Usability Engineering
10 3 (18.75%) Ajax
11 2 (12.50%) Subversion
11 2 (12.50%) Web Design
11 2 (12.50%) Fireworks
11 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
11 2 (12.50%) Time Management
11 2 (12.50%) WordPress

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 8 (50.00%) CMS
2 4 (25.00%) LiveCycle
3 2 (12.50%) WordPress
4 1 (6.25%) IIS
4 1 (6.25%) Joomla!
4 1 (6.25%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (37.50%) InDesign
3 2 (12.50%) Fireworks
3 2 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (6.25%) MS Office
4 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
4 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
4 1 (6.25%) Acrobat
4 1 (6.25%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (6.25%) Adobe After Effects
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Intranet
2 3 (18.75%) Internet
2 3 (18.75%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.25%) Axure RP
3 1 (6.25%) PhpStorm
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) NetBeans
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Designer
2 6 (37.50%) UX Designer
3 4 (25.00%) Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) User Experience Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Designer
5 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Graphic Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Trainee Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Trainee Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Trainee
5 1 (6.25%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) HTML
1 13 (81.25%) CSS
2 7 (43.75%) jQuery
3 6 (37.50%) HTML5
4 4 (25.00%) CSS3
5 3 (18.75%) Flash
5 3 (18.75%) Ajax
6 2 (12.50%) Sass
6 2 (12.50%) LESS
7 1 (6.25%) Classic ASP
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
7 1 (6.25%) JSP
7 1 (6.25%) XML
7 1 (6.25%) .NET
7 1 (6.25%) J2EE
7 1 (6.25%) JSF
7 1 (6.25%) JSON
7 1 (6.25%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Open Source
2 1 (6.25%) W3C
2 1 (6.25%) Animation
2 1 (6.25%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Content Management
3 4 (25.00%) UX Design
3 4 (25.00%) Information Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) Usability Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Web Design
5 2 (12.50%) Time Management
5 2 (12.50%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Content Management
6 1 (6.25%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (6.25%) User Stories
6 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
6 1 (6.25%) SEO
6 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Adobe
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Alterian