The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 28 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 Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 - 35
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.30% - 0.78%
As % of the Applications category 2.78% - 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £275 - £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year +1.56% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year -11.42% -10.25%  

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 Cardiff with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 36 62 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 10.68% 14.76% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 36 24
Median daily rate £170 £315 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -46.03% -16.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £200 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £398 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Median hourly rate £11.17 £13.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.25% -19.40%  
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 Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Photoshop in Cardiff

Photoshop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Photoshop in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) WCAG
1 2 (100.00%) WAI
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
1 2 (100.00%) Rapid Prototyping
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) W3C
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Wireframes
1 2 (100.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services

Photoshop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Prototyping
1 2 (100.00%) Rapid Prototyping
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) WAI
1 2 (100.00%) WCAG