The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 24 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
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 42 56
Rank change year-on-year +4 +14  
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.68% 0.84% 0.22%
As % of the Applications category 5.00% 9.09% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £381 £360 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.90% -15.29%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £315 £275
% change year-on-year +11.11% +14.54%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £27.00 £17.86
% change year-on-year -40.74% +51.17%  

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 Cambridge with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 40 33 43
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 13.51% 9.22% 9.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 17
Median daily rate £363 £265 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.79% -4.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £138 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 9
Median hourly rate £36.25 £19.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +88.31% +1.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.91 £17.85 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £20.65 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.21% +13.79%  

Photoshop
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Photoshop in Cambridge

Photoshop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Photoshop in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) SDL Web 8
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Graphic Design
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) UX Design
1 4 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) OmniGraffle
1 4 (100.00%) Node.js
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 4 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (100.00%) Grunt
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
1 4 (100.00%) gulp
1 4 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (75.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (75.00%) Wireframes
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 3 (75.00%) Dart
2 3 (75.00%) PhantomJS

Photoshop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (100.00%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Grunt
1 4 (100.00%) gulp
1 4 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 4 (100.00%) Mercurial
2 3 (75.00%) IntelliJ
2 3 (75.00%) PhantomJS
2 3 (75.00%) WebStorm
3 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (25.00%) Mocha
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) Node.js
1 4 (100.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) PhoneGap
2 3 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (50.00%) Sass
4 1 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (25.00%) Express
4 1 (25.00%) Polymer
4 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Graphic Design
1 4 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (100.00%) UX Design
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 3 (75.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (75.00%) Wireframes
3 1 (25.00%) BPMN
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Dart
2 3 (75.00%) ECMAScript
2 3 (75.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (25.00%) ES6
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
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