The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 29 March 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 / Glasgow
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 58 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 -  
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.08% 0.17% -
As % of the Applications category 11.58% 1.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year - +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -11.42% -7.89%  

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 Glasgow with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 95 71 95
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 17.99% 12.18% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 39 48
Median daily rate £350 £285 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.80% -21.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £100 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £417 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +0.74% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 14
Median hourly rate - £13.73 £20.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -33.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

Photoshop
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Photoshop in Glasgow

Photoshop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Photoshop in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 14 (87.50%) Adobe
1 14 (87.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 14 (87.50%) User Experience
2 8 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) WPF
2 8 (50.00%) XAML
3 7 (43.75%) C#
3 7 (43.75%) .NET
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Blend
3 7 (43.75%) MVVM
4 6 (37.50%) Wireframes
4 6 (37.50%) Web Services
4 6 (37.50%) OOP
4 6 (37.50%) OO
4 6 (37.50%) Flash
5 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
5 5 (31.25%) Acrobat
5 5 (31.25%) Adobe Premiere
5 5 (31.25%) Prototyping
5 5 (31.25%) Video Editing
6 4 (25.00%) Web Development
6 4 (25.00%) Time Management
6 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (18.75%) Finance
8 2 (12.50%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (12.50%) InDesign
8 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (12.50%) SAP
9 1 (6.25%) CSS

Photoshop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 14 (87.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (31.25%) Acrobat
2 5 (31.25%) Adobe Premiere
2 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
3 2 (12.50%) Adobe Captivate
3 2 (12.50%) InDesign
3 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP CO
1 1 (6.25%) SAP FI
1 1 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Blend
2 1 (6.25%) Axure RP
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Designer
3 6 (37.50%) WPF Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Digital Designer
5 4 (25.00%) UI Developer
6 3 (18.75%) UI/UX Developer
6 3 (18.75%) UX Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (12.50%) UI Designer
8 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
8 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
8 1 (6.25%) C# WPF Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Consultant
8 1 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
8 1 (6.25%) SAP ISU Consultant
8 1 (6.25%) SAP Trainer
8 1 (6.25%) SAP Utilities Consultant
8 1 (6.25%) Training Consultant
8 1 (6.25%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) WPF
2 7 (43.75%) .NET
3 6 (37.50%) Flash
3 6 (37.50%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (87.50%) User Experience
2 5 (31.25%) Video Editing
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 7 (43.75%) MVVM
3 6 (37.50%) OO
3 6 (37.50%) OOP
3 6 (37.50%) Wireframes
4 5 (31.25%) Prototyping
5 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (25.00%) Time Management
5 4 (25.00%) Web Development
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
6 1 (6.25%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) XAML
2 7 (43.75%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Adobe
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) SAP