Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 19 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 50 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 - +61
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 10 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.95% 0.20% -
As % of the Applications category 31.25% 1.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Kent median daily rate £425 £225 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +88.89% - -
South East median daily rate £400 £325 £290
% change year-on-year +23.08% +12.07% -10.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £175.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -84.57% +677.78% +18.42%

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 Kent with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 32 63 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 6.23% 12.60% 8.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 53 33
Kent median daily rate £345 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.15% +30.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £130 £135 £95
90th Percentile £485 £499 £438
South East median daily rate £345 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +7.81% -1.54% +1.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Kent median hourly rate - £16.73 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -55.40% +81.42%
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.10
% change year-on-year -6.06% +9.27% +4.93%

Photoshop
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Photoshop in Kent

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Photoshop in Kent

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Photoshop in Kent over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Photoshop in Kent

Photoshop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Photoshop in Kent

Photoshop
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the Kent region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Maidstone - 5 £425 -
Tunbridge Wells +12 3 £228 +1.11%
Photoshop
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 Kent region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 7 (70.00%) User Experience
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) Adobe
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Wireframes
4 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) HTML5
4 4 (40.00%) CSS3
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (30.00%) UX Design
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum
5 3 (30.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (30.00%) InDesign
5 3 (30.00%) Adobe Premiere
5 3 (30.00%) Web Design
5 3 (30.00%) Rapid Prototyping
5 3 (30.00%) Prototyping
5 3 (30.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (20.00%) Backbone.js
6 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (20.00%) Sass
6 2 (20.00%) Ember.js
6 2 (20.00%) Edge Animate
6 2 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (20.00%) React

Photoshop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 3 (30.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (30.00%) Adobe Premiere
1 3 (30.00%) InDesign
2 2 (20.00%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (20.00%) Edge Animate
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Designer
2 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (30.00%) UX Designer
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Designer
4 2 (20.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (20.00%) HTML Developer
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (40.00%) CSS3
2 4 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) Ajax
3 2 (20.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (20.00%) Ember.js
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (20.00%) React
3 2 (20.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) User Experience
2 2 (20.00%) Social Media
3 1 (10.00%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 3 (30.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 3 (30.00%) Prototyping
2 3 (30.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
2 3 (30.00%) UX Design
2 3 (30.00%) Web Design
3 2 (20.00%) API Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Adobe
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle