The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 28 June 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
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 36 41
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire - 0.38% 0.32%
As % of the Applications category - 4.00% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £375 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +66.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £315 £275
% change year-on-year +3.17% +14.54%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £27.00 £23.10
% change year-on-year -18.51% +16.90%  

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 27 25 43
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 10.11% 9.62% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 17
Median daily rate £320 £350 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +191.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £77 £81
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £282
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £11.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.04% +4.54%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.57 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.63% +13.79%  

Photoshop
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Photoshop in Leicestershire

Photoshop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Photoshop in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (66.67%) Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
3 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Axure RP
3 1 (33.33%) ClickTale
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Photoshop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 2 (66.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Axure RP
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Designer
2 2 (66.67%) Web Designer
3 1 (33.33%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) ClickTale