Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 2018 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 124 123
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 -5
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 14 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.49% 0.38% 0.19%
As % of the Applications category 6.60% 5.95% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 3
Edinburgh median daily rate £313 £345 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.42% +53.33% -48.57%
10th Percentile £105 £95 £143
90th Percentile £428 £446 £403
Scotland median daily rate £313 £463 £338
% change year-on-year -32.43% +37.04% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £12.17 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £13.00 - £14.00

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 212 185 171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 7.42% 6.36% 7.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 95 101
Edinburgh median daily rate £368 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.07% +6.06% +1.54%
10th Percentile £123 £113 £135
90th Percentile £500 £475 £450
Scotland median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year - +3.75% -3.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 6
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 £23.08 £17.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.68% +32.56% +12.27%
10th Percentile £9.00 £13.54 £13.61
90th Percentile £58.42 £32.62 £20.63
Scotland median hourly rate £16.50 £13.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +22.22% -6.90% +5.42%

Photoshop
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Photoshop in Edinburgh

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Photoshop in Edinburgh

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Photoshop in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Photoshop in Edinburgh

Photoshop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Photoshop in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Photoshop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 12 (85.71%) Adobe
2 9 (64.29%) User Experience
2 9 (64.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (50.00%) Wireframes
4 6 (42.86%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 6 (42.86%) Axure RP
4 6 (42.86%) Usability Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Web Accessibility
5 5 (35.71%) HTML
5 5 (35.71%) Information Architecture
5 5 (35.71%) Prototyping
5 5 (35.71%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 4 (28.57%) Drupal
6 4 (28.57%) CMS
7 3 (21.43%) Degree
7 3 (21.43%) Time Management
7 3 (21.43%) WordPress
7 3 (21.43%) Windows
7 3 (21.43%) InVision
8 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (14.29%) Finance
8 2 (14.29%) Graphic Design
8 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
8 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (7.14%) Retail
9 1 (7.14%) Content Management
9 1 (7.14%) e-Learning
9 1 (7.14%) Marketing
9 1 (7.14%) Visualisation

Photoshop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (28.57%) CMS
1 4 (28.57%) Drupal
2 3 (21.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (21.43%) InVision
3 1 (7.14%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (7.14%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Designer
2 9 (64.29%) UX Designer
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Support
4 2 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (14.29%) Photoshop Designer
5 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Technical Support
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Graphic Designer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Lead UX Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Support Assistant
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Assistant
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Graphic Design
3 1 (7.14%) e-Learning
3 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (7.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 6 (42.86%) Usability Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Information Architecture
3 5 (35.71%) Prototyping
3 5 (35.71%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
3 5 (35.71%) Web Accessibility
4 3 (21.43%) Time Management
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) Content Management
6 1 (7.14%) Creative Thinking
6 1 (7.14%) Marketing Strategy
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile First
6 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (7.14%) Typography
6 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (7.14%) PMO
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Adobe
2 1 (7.14%) Apple