Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 18 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
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 157 157
Rank change year-on-year -27 0 -11
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 24 32 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.47% 0.66% 0.82%
As % of the Applications category 4.60% 5.82% 7.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 31
East of England median daily rate £325 £319 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.96% -8.93% -
10th Percentile £227 £182 £150
90th Percentile £434 £390 £400
England median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
East of England median hourly rate £43.00 - £12.50
10th Percentile £41.50 - £11.25
90th Percentile £44.50 - £13.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £26.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -24.53% +20.45% +15.79%

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 the East of England with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 522 550 665
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 10.21% 11.29% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 256 265
East of England median daily rate £329 £313 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.20% +0.81% +3.33%
10th Percentile £125 £133 £127
90th Percentile £537 £475 £478
England median daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +1.43% - +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 127 176
East of England median hourly rate £15.75 £16.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +13.79% -12.12%
10th Percentile £10.42 £10.50 £9.51
90th Percentile £31.00 £49.00 £38.13
England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +6.45% +3.33%

Photoshop
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Photoshop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Photoshop in the East of England

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Photoshop in the East of England

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Photoshop in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Photoshop in the East of England

Photoshop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Photoshop in the East of England

Photoshop
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the East of England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -7 9 £204 +10.88% 3
Norfolk -2 6 £325 -
Cambridgeshire -15 4 £325 -13.33% 2
Suffolk +14 3 £400 +28.00%
Bedfordshire -9 2 £361 -6.77% 1
Photoshop
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 East of England region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 16 (66.67%) HTML
2 14 (58.33%) Adobe
3 13 (54.17%) CSS
4 12 (50.00%) Marketing
4 12 (50.00%) User Experience
5 8 (33.33%) HTML5
5 8 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (29.17%) Graphic Design
6 7 (29.17%) E-Commerce
6 7 (29.17%) CMS
7 6 (25.00%) SEO
7 6 (25.00%) DNA
7 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (25.00%) Content Management
7 6 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 6 (25.00%) Digital Content Management
7 6 (25.00%) Analytics
8 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
8 5 (20.83%) Front End Development
8 5 (20.83%) Wireframes
8 5 (20.83%) Time Management
8 5 (20.83%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (20.83%) CSS3
8 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (20.83%) Finance
8 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (20.83%) A/B Testing
9 4 (16.67%) Content Development
9 4 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (16.67%) JavaScript

Photoshop
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 7 (29.17%) CMS
2 6 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Apache
3 2 (8.33%) Drupal
3 2 (8.33%) SAS
3 2 (8.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (12.50%) Adobe Captivate
4 2 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (8.33%) Fireworks
4 2 (8.33%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (4.17%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (4.17%) ImageReady
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (8.33%) Axure RP
2 2 (8.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (8.33%) Codeception
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Grunt
2 2 (8.33%) gulp
2 2 (8.33%) IntelliJ
2 2 (8.33%) Jasmine
2 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) Mercurial
2 2 (8.33%) PhantomJS
2 2 (8.33%) PHPUnit
2 2 (8.33%) QUnit
2 2 (8.33%) Subversion
2 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.33%) WebStorm
General
1 12 (50.00%) Marketing
2 5 (20.83%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Brand Awareness
3 1 (4.17%) Dutch Language
3 1 (4.17%) French Language
3 1 (4.17%) German Language
3 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Content Editor
2 6 (25.00%) Designer
3 5 (20.83%) Digital Content Editor
3 5 (20.83%) Digital Editor
4 4 (16.67%) Digital Designer
4 4 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (8.33%) PHP Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Visual Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Author
6 1 (4.17%) Content Manager
6 1 (4.17%) e-Learning Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Graphic Designer
6 1 (4.17%) HTML Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Photoshop Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Author
6 1 (4.17%) UI Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Web Content Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) HTML
2 13 (54.17%) CSS
3 8 (33.33%) HTML5
4 5 (20.83%) CSS3
5 4 (16.67%) jQuery
5 4 (16.67%) PhoneGap
5 4 (16.67%) REST
6 2 (8.33%) Ajax
6 2 (8.33%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (8.33%) Behat
6 2 (8.33%) LAMP
6 2 (8.33%) Node.js
6 2 (8.33%) Sass
6 2 (8.33%) SOAP
6 2 (8.33%) Symfony
6 2 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (8.33%) XSLT
7 1 (4.17%) Flash
7 1 (4.17%) Material Design
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) User Experience
2 7 (29.17%) Graphic Design
3 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
4 3 (12.50%) Animation
4 3 (12.50%) e-Learning
4 3 (12.50%) Social Media
5 2 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (4.17%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Android
2 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) E-Commerce
2 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) Analytics
2 6 (25.00%) Content Management
2 6 (25.00%) Digital Content Management
2 6 (25.00%) DNA
2 6 (25.00%) SEO
3 5 (20.83%) A/B Testing
3 5 (20.83%) Front End Development
3 5 (20.83%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (20.83%) Time Management
3 5 (20.83%) Wireframes
4 4 (16.67%) Content Development
4 4 (16.67%) UX Design
5 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (12.50%) Typography
5 3 (12.50%) Web Design
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (8.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 2 (8.33%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.33%) Dart
2 2 (8.33%) ECMAScript
2 2 (8.33%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) PHP
2 2 (8.33%) TypeScript
2 2 (8.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) WAI
1 2 (8.33%) WCAG
2 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Adobe
2 1 (4.17%) Apple
2 1 (4.17%) Brandwatch
2 1 (4.17%) Facebook
2 1 (4.17%) IBM
2 1 (4.17%) Sysomos
2 1 (4.17%) Twitter