The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 340 280 273
Rank change year-on-year
-60 -7
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 291 456 463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 0.83% 0.82%
As % of the Applications category 5.69% 7.37% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 324 307
Median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 11
Median hourly rate £26.00 £26.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.95% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £15.88 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.33 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £27.75 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-6.30% +76.19%

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

Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
5116 6191 7143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.32% 11.26% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3035 3596 4083
Median daily rate £358 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £160 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 462 575 751
Median hourly rate £15.36 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.36% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.62 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £28.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Photoshop
Daily Rate Trend

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

Photoshop Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Photoshop
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Photoshop within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Photoshop Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Photoshop Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Photoshop
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Photoshop within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Photoshop Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Photoshop
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 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
England -84 270 £388 +19.23% 174
London -58 165 £381 +8.92% 64
South East -2 62 £388 +29.16% 27
City of London -19 24 £425 +11.47% 10
Berkshire +5 21 £400 +100.00% 8
Hampshire +21 19 £363 +36.79% 7
Scotland +12 15 £338 +3.84% 1
West Midlands -10 14 £400 +33.33% 14
East Midlands +2 11 £425 +44.06% 15
Glasgow +11 7 £125 -46.80% 1
Kent - 7 £225 - 1
Leicester +6 6 £425 +88.88% 1
Leicestershire +2 6 £425 +88.88% 4
South West -5 6 £320 +166.66% 7
Manchester -14 6 £200 -25.58% 8
North West -29 6 £200 -20.00% 15
Winchester - 6 £515 -
West Yorkshire +19 5 £420 +15.86% 14
Yorkshire +17 5 £420 +15.86% 20
Southampton +7 5 £313 - 4
Bracknell +5 5 £200 +14.28%
Tunbridge Wells - 5 £225 -
Middlesex -1 4 - -
Coventry -10 4 £400 +45.45%
Northampton -16 4 - - 2
Northamptonshire -19 4 - - 5
Stirling - 4 £338 -
Surrey +21 3 £425 - 6
Edinburgh +17 3 £319 -1.92%
Slough +5 3 £400 +3.22% 5

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 391 (59.88%) HTML
2 352 (53.91%) CSS
3 338 (51.76%) Adobe Illustrator
4 319 (48.85%) User Experience
5 286 (43.80%) Adobe
6 238 (36.45%) JavaScript
7 204 (31.24%) HTML5
8 193 (29.56%) Agile Software Development
9 192 (29.40%) Wireframes
10 159 (24.35%) CSS3
11 152 (23.28%) Front End Development
12 124 (18.99%) jQuery
13 117 (17.92%) AngularJS
14 116 (17.76%) Responsive Web Design
15 102 (15.62%) Prototyping
16 96 (14.70%) Marketing
17 95 (14.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
18 93 (14.24%) Web Development
19 83 (12.71%) Git (software)
20 82 (12.56%) E-Commerce
21 74 (11.33%) Web Design
21 74 (11.33%) Finance
22 69 (10.57%) Ajax
23 66 (10.11%) InDesign
24 63 (9.65%) Degree
25 62 (9.49%) Axure RP
26 60 (9.19%) LESS
26 60 (9.19%) PHP
27 57 (8.73%) CMS
28 56 (8.58%) Scrum

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 57 (8.73%) CMS
2 22 (3.37%) WordPress
3 18 (2.76%) Confluence
4 14 (2.14%) Marvel
5 13 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (1.99%) SharePoint
6 12 (1.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (0.61%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (0.46%) Moodle
9 2 (0.31%) Drupal
9 2 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.31%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.31%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.15%) Apache
Applications
1 338 (51.76%) Adobe Illustrator
2 95 (14.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 66 (10.11%) InDesign
4 42 (6.43%) Fireworks
5 40 (6.13%) InVision
6 33 (5.05%) MS Excel
7 29 (4.44%) MS Office
8 27 (4.13%) MS PowerPoint
9 22 (3.37%) OmniGraffle
10 21 (3.22%) Adobe After Effects
11 20 (3.06%) MS Visio
12 14 (2.14%) Acrobat
13 13 (1.99%) Pixelmator
14 9 (1.38%) Adobe Premiere
15 8 (1.23%) GIMP
15 8 (1.23%) PaintShop Pro
16 7 (1.07%) 3ds Max
17 6 (0.92%) MS Project
17 6 (0.92%) UXPin
18 4 (0.61%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 8 (1.23%) WebTrends
2 5 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.77%) SDL Web 8
3 4 (0.61%) Sage X3
4 3 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.31%) Magento
5 2 (0.31%) Unica
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.15%) Radian6
6 1 (0.15%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.15%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.91%) Google Analytics
2 15 (2.30%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 12 (1.84%) Adobe Analytics
4 9 (1.38%) GitHub
5 5 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.61%) Office 365
7 3 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (0.31%) AdWords
8 2 (0.31%) CheetahMail
8 2 (0.31%) Responsys
9 1 (0.15%) Basecamp
9 1 (0.15%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.14%) Intranet
2 11 (1.68%) HTTP
3 10 (1.53%) Internet
4 7 (1.07%) DVB
5 4 (0.61%) Skype
5 4 (0.61%) snoop
6 3 (0.46%) SMS
7 2 (0.31%) LAN
7 2 (0.31%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.31%) WAN
7 2 (0.31%) Wireless
8 1 (0.15%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.15%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (1.84%) MySQL
2 9 (1.38%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.31%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.15%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.15%) GIS
5 1 (0.15%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.15%) Informix
5 1 (0.15%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.15%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.15%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 83 (12.71%) Git (software)
2 62 (9.49%) Axure RP
3 54 (8.27%) Grunt
4 47 (7.20%) Dreamweaver
5 43 (6.58%) JIRA
6 32 (4.90%) Jasmine
7 28 (4.29%) gulp
8 27 (4.13%) Subversion
9 22 (3.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 21 (3.22%) Karma Test Runner
11 20 (3.06%) Cucumber
12 14 (2.14%) Jenkins
13 13 (1.99%) Protractor
13 13 (1.99%) WebDriver
14 11 (1.68%) Mercurial
15 10 (1.53%) Visual Studio
16 9 (1.38%) Bower
17 7 (1.07%) Maven
18 5 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 5 (0.77%) TeamCity
General
1 96 (14.70%) Marketing
2 74 (11.33%) Finance
3 44 (6.74%) Banking
4 39 (5.97%) Retail
5 27 (4.13%) Games
6 25 (3.83%) Publishing
7 20 (3.06%) Telecoms
8 15 (2.30%) Advertising
9 11 (1.68%) Multimedia
10 10 (1.53%) Legal
11 9 (1.38%) Local Government
12 8 (1.23%) Investment Banking
12 8 (1.23%) Manufacturing
13 7 (1.07%) German Language
14 5 (0.77%) Electronics
14 5 (0.77%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.77%) French Language
15 4 (0.61%) Automotive
15 4 (0.61%) Front Office
16 2 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 336 (51.45%) Designer
2 230 (35.22%) Developer
3 143 (21.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 133 (20.37%) UI Designer
5 101 (15.47%) UX Designer
6 60 (9.19%) Digital Designer
6 60 (9.19%) UI Developer
7 55 (8.42%) JavaScript Developer
8 47 (7.20%) Visual Designer
9 45 (6.89%) Senior Designer
9 45 (6.89%) Web Designer
10 43 (6.58%) HTML Developer
11 41 (6.28%) UI/UX Designer
12 37 (5.67%) UX Developer
13 35 (5.36%) Angular Developer
13 35 (5.36%) HTML CSS Developer
14 30 (4.59%) Web Developer
15 28 (4.29%) UI/UX Developer
16 24 (3.68%) Senior UI Designer
17 20 (3.06%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 391 (59.88%) HTML
2 352 (53.91%) CSS
3 204 (31.24%) HTML5
4 159 (24.35%) CSS3
5 124 (18.99%) jQuery
6 117 (17.92%) AngularJS
7 69 (10.57%) Ajax
8 60 (9.19%) LESS
9 50 (7.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 42 (6.43%) Sass
11 40 (6.13%) Flash
12 33 (5.05%) Node.js
13 31 (4.75%) React
14 25 (3.83%) XML
15 24 (3.68%) RESTful
16 21 (3.22%) DOM
17 20 (3.06%) XHTML
18 18 (2.76%) .NET
19 16 (2.45%) JSON
20 13 (1.99%) Behat
Miscellaneous
1 319 (48.85%) User Experience
2 44 (6.74%) Graphic Design
3 43 (6.58%) Mobile App
4 33 (5.05%) Social Media
5 31 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (3.83%) Visualisation
7 17 (2.60%) Interactive TV
8 16 (2.45%) Copywriting
8 16 (2.45%) Fintech
9 13 (1.99%) Animation
9 13 (1.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 10 (1.53%) Digital Media
10 10 (1.53%) Motion Graphics
11 9 (1.38%) Blog
12 8 (1.23%) Statistics
12 8 (1.23%) Video Editing
13 7 (1.07%) Fat Client
13 7 (1.07%) MPEG
13 7 (1.07%) Thin Client
13 7 (1.07%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 43 (6.58%) Android
2 37 (5.67%) Apple iOS
3 25 (3.83%) Windows
4 4 (0.61%) Linux
5 3 (0.46%) Windows 10
5 3 (0.46%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.31%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.31%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.15%) CentOS
7 1 (0.15%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (29.56%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (29.40%) Wireframes
3 152 (23.28%) Front End Development
4 116 (17.76%) Responsive Web Design
5 102 (15.62%) Prototyping
6 93 (14.24%) Web Development
7 82 (12.56%) E-Commerce
8 74 (11.33%) Web Design
9 56 (8.58%) Scrum
10 53 (8.12%) Typography
11 49 (7.50%) MVC
12 42 (6.43%) Information Architecture
13 38 (5.82%) Analytics
14 33 (5.05%) Content Management
15 29 (4.44%) Project Management
15 29 (4.44%) SEO
16 28 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
17 27 (4.13%) OO
17 27 (4.13%) Service Design
18 24 (3.68%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 238 (36.45%) JavaScript
2 60 (9.19%) PHP
3 35 (5.36%) Java
4 16 (2.45%) C#
5 15 (2.30%) Python
6 10 (1.53%) ActionScript
7 9 (1.38%) SQL
8 8 (1.23%) C
8 8 (1.23%) C++
9 7 (1.07%) ANSI C
9 7 (1.07%) Perl
9 7 (1.07%) XAML
10 6 (0.92%) ES6
11 4 (0.61%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.31%) ActionScript 2.0
12 2 (0.31%) ActionScript 3.0
12 2 (0.31%) Dart
12 2 (0.31%) ECMAScript
12 2 (0.31%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.31%) XPath
Qualifications
1 63 (9.65%) Degree
2 28 (4.29%) Security Cleared
3 23 (3.52%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.31%) DBS Check
4 2 (0.31%) HNC
5 1 (0.15%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.83%) QA
2 14 (2.14%) WAI
3 8 (1.23%) WCAG
4 7 (1.07%) Data Quality
4 7 (1.07%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.46%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (1.99%) Docker
2 2 (0.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (0.77%) Ansible
2 1 (0.15%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 286 (43.80%) Adobe
2 45 (6.89%) Microsoft
3 15 (2.30%) Google
4 12 (1.84%) Zend
5 9 (1.38%) IBM
5 9 (1.38%) Sage
6 8 (1.23%) ClickTale
6 8 (1.23%) SAP
7 7 (1.07%) OpenTV
8 6 (0.92%) Apple
9 4 (0.61%) Barracuda Networks
9 4 (0.61%) DevExpress
9 4 (0.61%) EPiServer
9 4 (0.61%) Facebook
9 4 (0.61%) HEAT Software
9 4 (0.61%) Infragistics
9 4 (0.61%) Tableau
9 4 (0.61%) Telerik
9 4 (0.61%) Twitter
10 3 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
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