Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 128 128 103
Rank change year-on-year 0 -25 +25
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 7 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.24% 0.23%
As % of the Applications category 3.29% 3.48% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Edinburgh median daily rate £118 £147 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.68% -34.89% -30.77%
10th Percentile £111 £90 £143
90th Percentile £344 £314 £403
Scotland median daily rate £250 £350 £281
% change year-on-year -28.57% +24.44% -13.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -3.70% -46.00% -

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 213 201 135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 8.11% 6.98% 7.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 106 74
Edinburgh median daily rate £373 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.57% +6.06% +1.54%
10th Percentile £125 £128 £136
90th Percentile £500 £466 £475
Scotland median daily rate £350 £308 £309
% change year-on-year +13.82% -0.32% +2.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate £44.00 £16.86 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +160.97% -12.42% -17.97%
10th Percentile £21.75 £12.18 £15.60
90th Percentile £72.70 £31.49 £20.78
Scotland median hourly rate £20.25 £13.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +50.00% -28.95% +30.94%

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019, 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 4 (57.14%) User Experience
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Adobe
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (42.86%) Web Accessibility
3 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Drupal
3 2 (28.57%) Time Management
3 2 (28.57%) InDesign
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) CMS
3 2 (28.57%) InVision
3 2 (28.57%) Creative Thinking
3 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Measurement
4 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
4 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (14.29%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 1 (14.29%) Workshop Facilitation
4 1 (14.29%) Design Thinking
4 1 (14.29%) Typography
4 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (14.29%) Service Design
4 1 (14.29%) e-Learning
4 1 (14.29%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL

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 2 (28.57%) CMS
1 2 (28.57%) Drupal
2 1 (14.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (28.57%) InDesign
2 2 (28.57%) InVision
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Axure RP
1 1 (14.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Designer
2 3 (42.86%) UX Designer
3 2 (28.57%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Graphic Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead UX Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) e-Learning
3 1 (14.29%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Web Accessibility
3 2 (28.57%) Creative Thinking
3 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (28.57%) Time Management
3 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
4 1 (14.29%) Content Management
4 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
4 1 (14.29%) Design Thinking
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile First
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Measurement
4 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (14.29%) Service Design
4 1 (14.29%) Typography
4 1 (14.29%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 1 (14.29%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Adobe
2 1 (14.29%) Apple