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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 122 119 106
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 8 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.31% 0.11% 0.35%
As % of the Applications category 2.99% 1.03% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Average daily rate £288 - £210
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £313 £260
% change year-on-year
-5.60% +20.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £85.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -67.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £28.10 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-4.50% +18.29%
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
268 290 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 10.51% 10.74% 12.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 173 103
Average daily rate £310 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £112 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £451 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £319 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.96% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 17
Average hourly rate £22.50 £26.75 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.88% +72.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £13.43 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £32.00 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%

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
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 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -6 6 £288 - 1
Glasgow - 1 - - 2
Photoshop
UK

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (68.42%) Adobe Illustrator
2 10 (52.63%) CSS
2 10 (52.63%) HTML
3 9 (47.37%) User Experience
4 7 (36.84%) Flash
4 7 (36.84%) Adobe
5 6 (31.58%) Dreamweaver
5 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
6 5 (26.32%) WordPress
7 4 (21.05%) Drupal
8 3 (15.79%) Acrobat
8 3 (15.79%) InDesign
8 3 (15.79%) XAML
8 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (15.79%) Degree
8 3 (15.79%) Graphic Design
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Blend
8 3 (15.79%) WPF
8 3 (15.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (15.79%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 3 (15.79%) Axure RP
9 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
9 2 (10.53%) New Media
9 2 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (10.53%) Edge Animate
9 2 (10.53%) jQuery
9 2 (10.53%) Investment Management
9 2 (10.53%) HTML5

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 5 (26.32%) WordPress
2 4 (21.05%) Drupal
3 2 (10.53%) CMS
3 2 (10.53%) Joomla!
4 1 (5.26%) Apache
4 1 (5.26%) Jadu
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (68.42%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (15.79%) Acrobat
2 3 (15.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (15.79%) InDesign
3 2 (10.53%) 3ds Max
3 2 (10.53%) Edge Animate
3 2 (10.53%) Fireworks
3 2 (10.53%) FreeHand
3 2 (10.53%) MS Office
3 2 (10.53%) QuarkXPress
4 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
4 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Intranet
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MariaDB
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (15.79%) Axure RP
2 3 (15.79%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Blend
3 1 (5.26%) Grunt
3 1 (5.26%) PhantomJS
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Designer
2 7 (36.84%) UX Designer
3 4 (21.05%) Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Web Designer
4 3 (15.79%) Graphic Designer
5 2 (10.53%) Interactive Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Photoshop Designer
6 1 (5.26%) Communications Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Digital Communications Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Digital Designer
6 1 (5.26%) HTML CSS Designer
6 1 (5.26%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (5.26%) HTML Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Mobile UX Designer
6 1 (5.26%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.26%) UI Developer
6 1 (5.26%) User Experience Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) CSS
1 10 (52.63%) HTML
2 7 (36.84%) Flash
3 3 (15.79%) WPF
4 2 (10.53%) Apache Flex
4 2 (10.53%) HTML5
4 2 (10.53%) jQuery
4 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
5 1 (5.26%) JSP
5 1 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (5.26%) LAMP
5 1 (5.26%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (5.26%) Regular Expression
5 1 (5.26%) Sass
5 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) User Experience
2 3 (15.79%) Graphic Design
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) e-Learning
3 2 (10.53%) New Media
3 2 (10.53%) Photography
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (10.53%) CAD
2 2 (10.53%) Investment Management
2 2 (10.53%) Project Management
2 2 (10.53%) Rapid Prototyping
2 2 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
2 2 (10.53%) Web Design
3 1 (5.26%) BDD
3 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.26%) Information Architecture
3 1 (5.26%) Service Management
3 1 (5.26%) TDD
3 1 (5.26%) Typography
3 1 (5.26%) UX Design
3 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) XAML
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Adobe
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Apple
3 1 (5.26%) Rackspace