Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 123 118
Rank change year-on-year -2 -5 -4
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 11 4 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.37% 0.19% 0.53%
As % of the Applications category 5.53% 2.41% 6.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 6
Edinburgh median daily rate £345 £225 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.33% -48.57% +150.00%
10th Percentile £95 £143 £273
90th Percentile £446 £403 £450
Scotland median daily rate £463 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +37.04% +3.85% +48.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - £10.00
Scotland median hourly rate - £14.00 £72.50
% change year-on-year - -80.69% -

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 199 166 252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 6.75% 7.83% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 100 161
Edinburgh median daily rate £350 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +1.54% -
10th Percentile £122 £135 £150
90th Percentile £475 £463 £475
Scotland median daily rate £325 £313 £320
% change year-on-year +4.00% -2.34% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 6
Edinburgh median hourly rate £23.08 £17.41 £15.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.56% +12.27% +29.21%
10th Percentile £13.54 £13.61 £10.36
90th Percentile £32.62 £20.63 £33.71
Scotland median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £12.75
% change year-on-year -6.90% +13.73% -28.17%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 7 (63.64%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (54.55%) User Experience
3 4 (36.36%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Animation
4 3 (27.27%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (18.18%) Axure RP
5 2 (18.18%) Information Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (18.18%) React
5 2 (18.18%) Typography
5 2 (18.18%) Wireframes
5 2 (18.18%) Spatial Data
5 2 (18.18%) CMS
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) Graphic Design
5 2 (18.18%) Informatics
5 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
5 2 (18.18%) Content Management
5 2 (18.18%) Adobe Premiere
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Adobe
6 1 (9.09%) SEO
6 1 (9.09%) Windows
6 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 1 (9.09%) SMS
6 1 (9.09%) Dreamweaver

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 (18.18%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (18.18%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Axure RP
1 2 (18.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (9.09%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Designer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Visual Designer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) UX Designer
3 2 (18.18%) UX Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (9.09%) Head of User Experience
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) UI Designer
4 1 (9.09%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) React
4 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) User Experience
2 3 (27.27%) Animation
3 2 (18.18%) Graphic Design
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Content Management
2 2 (18.18%) Informatics
2 2 (18.18%) Information Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
2 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (18.18%) Typography
2 2 (18.18%) Wireframes
3 1 (9.09%) 3D Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Copywriting
3 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Content Management
3 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
3 1 (9.09%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
3 1 (9.09%) Iconography
3 1 (9.09%) Open Source
3 1 (9.09%) Prototyping
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe
2 1 (9.09%) Alterian
2 1 (9.09%) Google