The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Photoshop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Adobe Photoshop
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 116 104
Rank change year-on-year +33 -12  
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 16 11 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.87% 0.44% 1.05%
As % of the Applications category 6.23% 3.61% 7.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 15
Median daily rate £290 £90 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +222.22% -55.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £90 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £90 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year - +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -11.42% -7.89%  

Photoshop is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 257 305 418
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 14.05% 12.27% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 129 187
Median daily rate £300 £323 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.97% -0.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £128 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +0.74% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 25 27
Median hourly rate £14.35 £15.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.33% -11.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £21.06 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

Photoshop
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Photoshop as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Photoshop in Berkshire

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Photoshop in Berkshire

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Photoshop in Berkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Photoshop in Berkshire

Photoshop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Photoshop in Berkshire

Photoshop
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 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
Reading +21 9 - -
Newbury +6 4 £289 -
Bracknell - 2 - -
Photoshop
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 29 (76.32%) HTML
2 24 (63.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 22 (57.89%) CSS
4 17 (44.74%) JavaScript
5 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (39.47%) Dreamweaver
6 15 (39.47%) Adobe
7 13 (34.21%) Scrum
7 13 (34.21%) Wireframes
8 12 (31.58%) AngularJS
8 12 (31.58%) User Experience
9 11 (28.95%) Axure RP
9 11 (28.95%) Sass
9 11 (28.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (26.32%) Ember.js
10 10 (26.32%) Degree
10 10 (26.32%) Project Management
11 8 (21.05%) E-Commerce
12 7 (18.42%) W3C
12 7 (18.42%) Oracle
12 7 (18.42%) Publishing
12 7 (18.42%) Content Management
12 7 (18.42%) HTML5
12 7 (18.42%) WebCenter
12 7 (18.42%) Web Development
13 6 (15.79%) Front End Development
14 4 (10.53%) Multimedia
14 4 (10.53%) Java
14 4 (10.53%) CSS3
14 4 (10.53%) Marketing

Photoshop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (2.63%) CMS
1 1 (2.63%) Marvel
Applications
1 24 (63.16%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (10.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (5.26%) MS Office
3 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.63%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Development Applications
1 15 (39.47%) Dreamweaver
2 11 (28.95%) Axure RP
3 3 (7.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (7.89%) Bitbucket
3 3 (7.89%) JIRA
4 1 (2.63%) Bower
4 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.63%) Grunt
4 1 (2.63%) Yeoman
General
1 7 (18.42%) Publishing
2 4 (10.53%) Marketing
2 4 (10.53%) Multimedia
3 3 (7.89%) German Language
3 3 (7.89%) Italian Language
3 3 (7.89%) Japanese Language
3 3 (7.89%) Korean Language
3 3 (7.89%) Russian Language
3 3 (7.89%) Spanish Language
4 2 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Developer
2 12 (31.58%) Designer
3 7 (18.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (18.42%) JavaScript Developer
3 7 (18.42%) UI Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Web Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Web Producer
6 3 (7.89%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.89%) C# WPF Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Digital Designer
6 3 (7.89%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (7.89%) HTML Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Junior
6 3 (7.89%) Junior Designer
6 3 (7.89%) Junior Digital Designer
6 3 (7.89%) UI Designer
6 3 (7.89%) WPF Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Graduate
7 2 (5.26%) Web Designer
7 2 (5.26%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (76.32%) HTML
2 22 (57.89%) CSS
3 12 (31.58%) AngularJS
4 11 (28.95%) Sass
4 11 (28.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 10 (26.32%) Ember.js
6 7 (18.42%) HTML5
6 7 (18.42%) WebCenter
7 4 (10.53%) CSS3
8 3 (7.89%) jQuery
8 3 (7.89%) WPF
8 3 (7.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) User Experience
2 7 (18.42%) W3C
3 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.53%) Photography
4 2 (5.26%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.63%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (2.63%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (34.21%) Scrum
2 13 (34.21%) Wireframes
3 10 (26.32%) Project Management
4 8 (21.05%) E-Commerce
5 7 (18.42%) Content Management
5 7 (18.42%) Web Development
6 6 (15.79%) Front End Development
7 3 (7.89%) Analytics
7 3 (7.89%) Quality Management
7 3 (7.89%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Prototyping
8 2 (5.26%) Web Marketing
9 1 (2.63%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 1 (2.63%) Data Protection
9 1 (2.63%) Typography
9 1 (2.63%) Web Design
9 1 (2.63%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) JavaScript
2 4 (10.53%) Java
3 3 (7.89%) C#
4 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Adobe
2 7 (18.42%) Oracle
3 4 (10.53%) Google
4 1 (2.63%) Twitter