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 3 months to 26 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
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 106 128
Rank change year-on-year -15 +22  
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 14 24 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.60% 0.96% 0.62%
As % of the Applications category 6.01% 7.43% 5.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 6
Median daily rate £400 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% -10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £237 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £353 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £315 £281
% change year-on-year +9.20% +12.00%  
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 the East of England with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 233 323 359
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 10.01% 12.93% 11.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 138 144
Median daily rate £353 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.61% +8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £130 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 89 88
Median hourly rate £25.50 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.71% +20.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £11.20 £10.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.78 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -4.39% +13.79%  

Photoshop
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 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
Norfolk +2 4 £425 +30.76% 2
Bedfordshire -3 4 £309 +18.75%
Cambridgeshire -2 3 £381 +5.90% 4
Hertfordshire -8 2 £295 +76.77% 1
Photoshop
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 East of England region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 20 (74.07%) HTML
1 20 (74.07%) CSS
2 17 (62.96%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (51.85%) User Experience
5 12 (44.44%) Adobe
6 11 (40.74%) HTML5
6 11 (40.74%) CSS3
7 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
8 9 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (33.33%) Wireframes
9 8 (29.63%) gulp
9 8 (29.63%) Node.js
9 8 (29.63%) Grunt
9 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
9 8 (29.63%) Marketing
9 8 (29.63%) Unit Testing
10 6 (22.22%) Ajax
10 6 (22.22%) Graphic Design
10 6 (22.22%) Dreamweaver
10 6 (22.22%) jQuery
10 6 (22.22%) Mobile App
10 6 (22.22%) Axure RP
10 6 (22.22%) Front End Development
11 5 (18.52%) Greenfield Project
11 5 (18.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 5 (18.52%) OmniGraffle
11 5 (18.52%) REST
11 5 (18.52%) Jasmine
11 5 (18.52%) Sass

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 4 (14.81%) CMS
2 3 (11.11%) Magnolia
3 2 (7.41%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.70%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (62.96%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (18.52%) InDesign
2 5 (18.52%) OmniGraffle
3 4 (14.81%) ImageReady
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (7.41%) InfoPath
5 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
5 2 (7.41%) Snagit
5 2 (7.41%) UXPin
6 1 (3.70%) Acrobat
6 1 (3.70%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (3.70%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) SDL Web 8
2 2 (7.41%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) DHCP
1 2 (7.41%) DNS
1 2 (7.41%) SMS
1 2 (7.41%) VoIP
1 2 (7.41%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
1 8 (29.63%) Grunt
1 8 (29.63%) gulp
2 6 (22.22%) Axure RP
2 6 (22.22%) Dreamweaver
3 5 (18.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (18.52%) Jasmine
3 5 (18.52%) Mercurial
4 3 (11.11%) IntelliJ
4 3 (11.11%) JIRA
4 3 (11.11%) PhantomJS
4 3 (11.11%) WebStorm
5 2 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (7.41%) Mocha
General
1 8 (29.63%) Marketing
2 5 (18.52%) Retail
3 3 (11.11%) Dutch Language
3 3 (11.11%) French Language
3 3 (11.11%) German Language
4 2 (7.41%) Advertising
4 2 (7.41%) Automotive
5 1 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Designer
2 8 (29.63%) Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (14.81%) Architect
4 4 (14.81%) User Experience Architect
5 3 (11.11%) HTML CSS Designer
5 3 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (11.11%) UI Designer
6 2 (7.41%) Creative Designer
6 2 (7.41%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (7.41%) IT Support
6 2 (7.41%) Junior
6 2 (7.41%) Junior Designer
6 2 (7.41%) PowerPoint Designer
6 2 (7.41%) Support Officer
6 2 (7.41%) UX Designer
7 1 (3.70%) Digital Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Digital Designer
7 1 (3.70%) Graphic Designer
7 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) CSS
1 20 (74.07%) HTML
2 11 (40.74%) CSS3
2 11 (40.74%) HTML5
3 8 (29.63%) Node.js
4 6 (22.22%) Ajax
4 6 (22.22%) jQuery
5 5 (18.52%) Flash
5 5 (18.52%) REST
5 5 (18.52%) Sass
5 5 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 3 (11.11%) JSON
6 3 (11.11%) PhoneGap
6 3 (11.11%) React
6 3 (11.11%) XHTML
6 3 (11.11%) XML
7 2 (7.41%) Express
7 2 (7.41%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (7.41%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) User Experience
2 6 (22.22%) Graphic Design
2 6 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 5 (18.52%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (18.52%) W3C
4 3 (11.11%) iPhone
5 2 (7.41%) HTC Vive
5 2 (7.41%) iPad
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (7.41%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (3.70%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
1 2 (7.41%) Mac OS
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
1 2 (7.41%) Windows 10
1 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.70%) Android
2 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (33.33%) Wireframes
3 8 (29.63%) Unit Testing
4 6 (22.22%) Front End Development
5 5 (18.52%) Email Marketing
5 5 (18.52%) Project Management
5 5 (18.52%) TDD
5 5 (18.52%) UX Design
6 4 (14.81%) Analytics
6 4 (14.81%) CRM
6 4 (14.81%) Web Design
6 4 (14.81%) Web Development
7 3 (11.11%) API Development
7 3 (11.11%) BDD
7 3 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (11.11%) Customer Insight
7 3 (11.11%) Data-Driven Marketing
7 3 (11.11%) SEO
7 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
2 5 (18.52%) Java
3 3 (11.11%) Dart
3 3 (11.11%) ECMAScript
3 3 (11.11%) TypeScript
4 2 (7.41%) ES6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) WAI
2 2 (7.41%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) TeamSite
2 2 (7.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Adobe
2 4 (14.81%) IBM
3 3 (11.11%) Apple
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) Autodesk
4 2 (7.41%) BMC
4 2 (7.41%) MobileIron
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