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 June 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 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 110 83
Rank change year-on-year +22 -27  
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 12 9 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.66% 0.38% 1.39%
As % of the Applications category 4.80% 3.40% 9.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 9
Berkshire median daily rate £272 £125 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +117.60% -57.98%  
10th Percentile £231 £94 £191
90th Percentile £403 £283 £302
South East median daily rate £344 £300 £250
% change year-on-year +14.58% +20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £23.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £23.00 - £17.50

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 250 265 352
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 13.68% 11.26% 14.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 154 225
Berkshire median daily rate £320 £334 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.11% +2.69%  
10th Percentile £152 £113 £189
90th Percentile £475 £493 £451
South East median daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +6.06% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 62 36
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.75 £14.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.72% -12.12%  
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £24.01 £32.40
South East median hourly rate £14.57 £15.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year -4.49% +8.92%  

Photoshop
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Photoshop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 June 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 June 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 8 £271 +155.29%
Bracknell +4 2 - -
Newbury - 1 £305 -
Ascot - 1 - - 1
Photoshop
South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 19 (67.86%) HTML
1 19 (67.86%) Adobe
2 12 (42.86%) Dreamweaver
2 12 (42.86%) Publishing
3 11 (39.29%) Content Management
3 11 (39.29%) Oracle
3 11 (39.29%) CSS
4 10 (35.71%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (28.57%) W3C
5 8 (28.57%) Marketing
5 8 (28.57%) Degree
5 8 (28.57%) WebCenter
6 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (21.43%) User Experience
6 6 (21.43%) Front End Development
7 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
7 5 (17.86%) Web Development
8 4 (14.29%) JIRA
8 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
8 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (14.29%) Google
8 4 (14.29%) CMS
8 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (14.29%) Wireframes
9 3 (10.71%) Prototyping
9 3 (10.71%) Analytics
9 3 (10.71%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (10.71%) Quality Management
9 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce

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 4 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (3.57%) Marvel
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (7.14%) Acrobat
3 2 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (7.14%) InDesign
3 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
3 2 (7.14%) RoboHelp
4 1 (3.57%) InVision
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (3.57%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (14.29%) JIRA
3 2 (7.14%) Axure RP
4 1 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
General
1 12 (42.86%) Publishing
2 8 (28.57%) Marketing
3 3 (10.71%) German Language
3 3 (10.71%) Italian Language
3 3 (10.71%) Japanese Language
3 3 (10.71%) Korean Language
3 3 (10.71%) Russian Language
3 3 (10.71%) Spanish Language
4 2 (7.14%) Multimedia
4 2 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Designer
3 6 (21.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (21.43%) Web Producer
4 3 (10.71%) Graduate
4 3 (10.71%) Junior
4 3 (10.71%) Junior Designer
4 3 (10.71%) Web Designer
4 3 (10.71%) Web Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Author
5 2 (7.14%) Digital Designer
5 2 (7.14%) Junior Digital Designer
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Author
6 1 (3.57%) Automation Developer
6 1 (3.57%) C# WPF Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Email Developer
6 1 (3.57%) HTML CSS Designer
6 1 (3.57%) HTML CSS Producer
6 1 (3.57%) Web Publisher
6 1 (3.57%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (67.86%) HTML
2 11 (39.29%) CSS
3 8 (28.57%) WebCenter
4 3 (10.71%) CSS3
4 3 (10.71%) HTML5
4 3 (10.71%) jQuery
5 2 (7.14%) Sass
5 2 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.57%) React
6 1 (3.57%) Semantic HTML
6 1 (3.57%) WPF
6 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) W3C
2 6 (21.43%) User Experience
3 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.14%) Graphic Design
4 2 (7.14%) Photography
5 1 (3.57%) Minimum Viable Product
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Content Management
2 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (21.43%) Front End Development
3 5 (17.86%) Web Development
4 4 (14.29%) Wireframes
5 3 (10.71%) Analytics
5 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
5 3 (10.71%) Prototyping
5 3 (10.71%) Quality Management
5 3 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (10.71%) Web Marketing
6 2 (7.14%) Change Control
6 2 (7.14%) Desktop Publishing
6 2 (7.14%) Project Management
6 2 (7.14%) Scrum
6 2 (7.14%) Typography
6 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.57%) A/B Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Marketing Automation
7 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.57%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) Adobe
2 11 (39.29%) Oracle
3 4 (14.29%) Google
4 3 (10.71%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.57%) Twitter