Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 21 July 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
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 450 410 347
Rank change year-on-year -40 -63 -21
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 490 494 684
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.52% 0.56% 0.67%
As % of the Applications category 6.09% 6.33% 7.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 303 464
England median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +11.54% +4.00%
10th Percentile £163 £207 £175
90th Percentile £513 £510 £475
UK median daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year +3.45% +11.54% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 23 19
England median hourly rate £21.00 £16.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.25% -39.05% +34.56%
10th Percentile £12.63 £14.00 £12.06
90th Percentile £41.75 £104.50 £31.45
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year +12.50% -39.05% +38.05%

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 England with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 8,046 7,808 9,502
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.47% 8.84% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,824 4,589 5,723
England median daily rate £375 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £145 £150 £155
90th Percentile £569 £550 £525
UK median daily rate £370 £350 £342
% change year-on-year +5.71% +2.34% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 742 689 809
England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £40.66 £43.75 £38.75
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +3.13% -3.03% +10.00%

Photoshop
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Photoshop in England

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Photoshop in England

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Photoshop in England over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Photoshop in England

Photoshop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Photoshop in England

Photoshop
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Photoshop in England over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Photoshop in England

Photoshop
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 21 July 2018. 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
London -20 291 £385 -3.75% 93
South East -29 91 £300 -9.09% 52
North of England -36 48 £338 +14.89% 74
Midlands +9 31 £438 +20.69% 34
West Midlands -11 27 £438 +20.69% 12
North West -24 27 £339 +12.92% 46
South West +4 18 £325 +2.36% 26
East of England -15 14 £300 -12.41% 13
Yorkshire -29 13 £313 +13.64% 24
North East +2 8 £335 +24.65% 4
East Midlands +7 4 - - 22
Photoshop
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 England region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 277 (56.53%) HTML
2 267 (54.49%) User Experience
3 231 (47.14%) CSS
4 224 (45.71%) Adobe
5 198 (40.41%) JavaScript
6 197 (40.20%) Adobe Illustrator
7 139 (28.37%) HTML5
8 132 (26.94%) Agile Software Development
9 129 (26.33%) CSS3
10 128 (26.12%) Wireframes
11 100 (20.41%) jQuery
12 86 (17.55%) Sass
12 86 (17.55%) AngularJS
13 85 (17.35%) Finance
14 84 (17.14%) Responsive Web Design
15 77 (15.71%) Front End Development
16 75 (15.31%) React
16 75 (15.31%) Scrum
17 71 (14.49%) Marketing
18 70 (14.29%) Web Development
18 70 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
19 69 (14.08%) InVision
20 64 (13.06%) InDesign
20 64 (13.06%) Java
21 63 (12.86%) Axure RP
22 60 (12.24%) Git (software)
23 59 (12.04%) E-Commerce
24 58 (11.84%) CMS
24 58 (11.84%) TDD
25 52 (10.61%) Prototyping

Photoshop
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 58 (11.84%) CMS
2 36 (7.35%) WordPress
3 25 (5.10%) Confluence
4 13 (2.65%) Marvel
5 9 (1.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 7 (1.43%) SharePoint
7 6 (1.22%) Drupal
8 5 (1.02%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.82%) Apache
9 4 (0.82%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.61%) EPiServer
10 3 (0.61%) Moodle
11 2 (0.41%) IIS
11 2 (0.41%) Kentico
12 1 (0.20%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.20%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.20%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 197 (40.20%) Adobe Illustrator
2 70 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 69 (14.08%) InVision
4 64 (13.06%) InDesign
5 34 (6.94%) GIMP
6 30 (6.12%) Adobe After Effects
7 29 (5.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 20 (4.08%) Microsoft Office
9 19 (3.88%) Adobe Premiere
10 17 (3.47%) UXPin
11 15 (3.06%) Microsoft Excel
12 14 (2.86%) Fireworks
13 13 (2.65%) Acrobat
14 12 (2.45%) Maya
15 11 (2.24%) 3ds Max
16 7 (1.43%) Adobe Captivate
17 6 (1.22%) ZBrush
18 5 (1.02%) OmniGraffle
19 4 (0.82%) Blender
19 4 (0.82%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 9 (1.84%) Adobe Campaign
2 6 (1.22%) Magento
3 4 (0.82%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.20%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.51%) Google Analytics
2 25 (5.10%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 18 (3.67%) Adobe Analytics
4 11 (2.24%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.82%) GitHub
5 4 (0.82%) SaaS
6 3 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.61%) npm
7 2 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.41%) Yarn
8 1 (0.20%) Office 365
8 1 (0.20%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.06%) Internet
2 8 (1.63%) Intranet
3 3 (0.61%) SMS
4 1 (0.20%) H.323
4 1 (0.20%) Skype
4 1 (0.20%) WebEx
4 1 (0.20%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.24%) Relational Database
2 7 (1.43%) MySQL
3 6 (1.22%) RDBMS
4 5 (1.02%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.02%) SQL Server
5 3 (0.61%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.41%) Blockchain
6 2 (0.41%) GIS
6 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.20%) Big Data
7 1 (0.20%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.20%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 63 (12.86%) Axure RP
2 60 (12.24%) Git (software)
3 45 (9.18%) JIRA
4 38 (7.76%) Grunt
5 24 (4.90%) Karma Test Runner
6 22 (4.49%) Dreamweaver
6 22 (4.49%) gulp
6 22 (4.49%) Jasmine
7 17 (3.47%) webpack
8 13 (2.65%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 10 (2.04%) Hudson
9 10 (2.04%) Jenkins
9 10 (2.04%) Maven
9 10 (2.04%) Mocha
9 10 (2.04%) Selenium
9 10 (2.04%) WebDriver
10 9 (1.84%) Subversion
10 9 (1.84%) Visual Studio
11 8 (1.63%) SonarQube
12 4 (0.82%) Bitbucket
General
1 85 (17.35%) Finance
2 71 (14.49%) Marketing
3 45 (9.18%) Retail
4 24 (4.90%) Banking
4 24 (4.90%) Games
5 20 (4.08%) Publishing
6 14 (2.86%) Advertising
6 14 (2.86%) Telecoms
7 12 (2.45%) Multimedia
8 4 (0.82%) Automotive
8 4 (0.82%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.82%) Law
9 3 (0.61%) iGaming
9 3 (0.61%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.41%) French Language
10 2 (0.41%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Brand Awareness
11 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.20%) Legal
11 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 213 (43.47%) Designer
2 181 (36.94%) Developer
3 92 (18.78%) UX Designer
4 81 (16.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 68 (13.88%) UI Developer
6 60 (12.24%) UI Designer
7 37 (7.55%) HTML Developer
8 34 (6.94%) Digital Designer
8 34 (6.94%) HTML CSS Developer
9 27 (5.51%) Graphic Designer
10 26 (5.31%) UI/UX Designer
11 25 (5.10%) Web Developer
12 22 (4.49%) React Developer
13 21 (4.29%) JavaScript Developer
14 19 (3.88%) Senior Designer
14 19 (3.88%) Visual Designer
15 18 (3.67%) Junior
16 16 (3.27%) Angular Developer
17 14 (2.86%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 14 (2.86%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 277 (56.53%) HTML
2 231 (47.14%) CSS
3 139 (28.37%) HTML5
4 129 (26.33%) CSS3
5 100 (20.41%) jQuery
6 86 (17.55%) AngularJS
6 86 (17.55%) Sass
7 75 (15.31%) React
8 50 (10.20%) LESS
9 35 (7.14%) Ajax
10 34 (6.94%) Node.js
11 28 (5.71%) RESTful
12 24 (4.90%) Angular 2
12 24 (4.90%) Backbone.js
12 24 (4.90%) Web Services
13 23 (4.69%) KnockoutJS
14 22 (4.49%) Durandal
14 22 (4.49%) REST
15 17 (3.47%) Redux
16 16 (3.27%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 267 (54.49%) User Experience
2 47 (9.59%) Graphic Design
3 43 (8.78%) Mobile App
4 34 (6.94%) Social Media
5 32 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
6 31 (6.33%) Animation
7 21 (4.29%) W3C
8 18 (3.67%) Virtual Team
9 15 (3.06%) Fintech
10 12 (2.45%) Self-Motivation
11 10 (2.04%) Video Editing
12 9 (1.84%) Photography
13 8 (1.63%) Computer Science
13 8 (1.63%) e-Learning
14 7 (1.43%) 3D Graphics
15 6 (1.22%) Motion Graphics
16 5 (1.02%) Blog
17 4 (0.82%) Greenfield Project
17 4 (0.82%) Management Information System
18 3 (0.61%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 22 (4.49%) Android
2 20 (4.08%) Apple iOS
3 5 (1.02%) Unix
3 5 (1.02%) Windows
4 4 (0.82%) Mac OS
5 3 (0.61%) Linux
5 3 (0.61%) Mac OS X
5 3 (0.61%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (26.94%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (26.12%) Wireframes
3 84 (17.14%) Responsive Web Design
4 77 (15.71%) Front End Development
5 75 (15.31%) Scrum
6 70 (14.29%) Web Development
7 59 (12.04%) E-Commerce
8 58 (11.84%) TDD
9 52 (10.61%) Prototyping
10 44 (8.98%) Problem-Solving
11 42 (8.57%) Analytics
12 41 (8.37%) Web Design
13 37 (7.55%) Typography
14 35 (7.14%) Infographics
15 34 (6.94%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
15 34 (6.94%) MVC
16 33 (6.73%) SEO
17 32 (6.53%) Digital Marketing
18 28 (5.71%) Content Management
19 27 (5.51%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 198 (40.41%) JavaScript
2 64 (13.06%) Java
3 28 (5.71%) PHP
4 26 (5.31%) ES6
5 21 (4.29%) SQL
6 20 (4.08%) C#
7 6 (1.22%) T-SQL
7 6 (1.22%) TypeScript
8 3 (0.61%) C++
8 3 (0.61%) ES7
8 3 (0.61%) Lua
8 3 (0.61%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.41%) Apple Swift
9 2 (0.41%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.41%) Python
9 2 (0.41%) VBA
9 2 (0.41%) VBScript
10 1 (0.20%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.20%) C
10 1 (0.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 51 (10.41%) Degree
2 34 (6.94%) Security Cleared
3 30 (6.12%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.41%) CISA
4 2 (0.41%) CISSP
4 2 (0.41%) DBS Check
4 2 (0.41%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.41%) GIAC
5 1 (0.20%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.20%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.04%) QA
2 4 (0.82%) GDPR
3 3 (0.61%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.20%) PMO
4 1 (0.20%) WAI
System Software
1 27 (5.51%) Docker
2 2 (0.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (2.04%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.41%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 224 (45.71%) Adobe
2 38 (7.76%) Google
3 21 (4.29%) Microsoft
4 20 (4.08%) Facebook
4 20 (4.08%) Twitter
5 10 (2.04%) hybris
5 10 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (1.84%) Apple
6 9 (1.84%) ClickTale
6 9 (1.84%) Oracle
7 7 (1.43%) Capita
8 5 (1.02%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.61%) ATG
9 3 (0.61%) IBM
9 3 (0.61%) Volusion
10 2 (0.41%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.41%) WooCommerce
11 1 (0.20%) Demandware
11 1 (0.20%) Tandberg
11 1 (0.20%) Zend