Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Photoshop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Photoshop over the 6 months to 21 November 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 94 77
Rank change year-on-year +6 -17 -12
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 11 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.69% 0.79% 0.59%
As % of the Applications category 5.79% 9.60% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 5
Birmingham median daily rate £300 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +18.18% +29.41%
10th Percentile £176 £131 £145
90th Percentile £332 £349 £339
West Midlands median daily rate £318 £388 £275
% change year-on-year -18.06% +40.91% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Birmingham median hourly rate £10.23 - £20.00
10th Percentile £10.12 - £15.00
90th Percentile £10.35 - £25.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £10.23 £26.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year -60.65% +7.22% -11.82%

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

All Software Application Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 190 125 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 12.00% 8.26% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 91 70
Birmingham median daily rate £350 £325 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +9.24% +9.17%
10th Percentile £190 £135 £145
90th Percentile £488 £475 £462
West Midlands median daily rate £338 £350 £335
% change year-on-year -3.57% +4.48% +11.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 13
Birmingham median hourly rate £10.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +6.06% +20.00%
10th Percentile £8.39 £10.60 £10.79
90th Percentile £16.33 £21.50 £35.95
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £19.25
% change year-on-year -1.64% -20.78% +10.00%

Photoshop
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Photoshop in Birmingham

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Photoshop in Birmingham

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Photoshop in Birmingham over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Photoshop in Birmingham

Photoshop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Photoshop in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 8 (72.73%) HTML
1 8 (72.73%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) Adobe
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) HTML5
4 4 (36.36%) CSS3
5 3 (27.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
5 3 (27.27%) Wireframes
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery
6 2 (18.18%) Android
6 2 (18.18%) Graphic Design
6 2 (18.18%) Email Marketing
6 2 (18.18%) TDD
6 2 (18.18%) Content Management
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (18.18%) Marketing
6 2 (18.18%) InDesign
6 2 (18.18%) UXPin
6 2 (18.18%) Material Design
6 2 (18.18%) Axure RP
6 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
6 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
6 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
6 2 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development

Photoshop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (27.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (18.18%) InDesign
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (18.18%) UXPin
4 1 (9.09%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (9.09%) Fireworks
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Axure RP
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Babel
2 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
2 1 (9.09%) Grunt
2 1 (9.09%) gulp
2 1 (9.09%) Mocha
2 1 (9.09%) webpack
General
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Designer
2 2 (18.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Email Executive
3 1 (9.09%) Email Marketing Executive
3 1 (9.09%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing Executive
3 1 (9.09%) UI Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) CSS3
3 4 (36.36%) HTML5
4 3 (27.27%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 2 (18.18%) Material Design
5 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (9.09%) Chai
6 1 (9.09%) LESS
6 1 (9.09%) Node.js
6 1 (9.09%) React
6 1 (9.09%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Graphic Design
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Android
1 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
1 3 (27.27%) Wireframes
2 2 (18.18%) Content Management
2 2 (18.18%) Email Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (18.18%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) Campaign Management
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) Information Management
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile First
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Web Design
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Adobe
2 1 (9.09%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) hybris
2 1 (9.09%) Informatica
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft