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 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe Photoshop
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 39 37 36
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1  
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.42% 0.36% 0.98%
As % of the Applications category 10.26% 2.44% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £325 £350 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +75.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £324 £320 £300
% change year-on-year +1.17% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -11.42% -16.66%  

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 39 41 54
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 13.88% 14.96% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 25 35
Median daily rate £325 £288 £113
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.04% +155.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £111 £77
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £350 £278
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +1.51% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 5
Median hourly rate £21.50 £40.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.25% +207.69%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% +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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Photoshop in Leicestershire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Photoshop in Leicestershire

Photoshop
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -5 4 £325 -7.14% 2
Photoshop
East Midlands

Photoshop
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) CSS3
2 5 (55.56%) HTML5
2 5 (55.56%) User Experience
2 5 (55.56%) Wireframes
2 5 (55.56%) Prototyping
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) Adobe
2 5 (55.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (44.44%) Google Analytics
3 4 (44.44%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (44.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (44.44%) Axure RP
3 4 (44.44%) ClickTale
3 4 (44.44%) Adobe Analytics
3 4 (44.44%) Data Analytics
3 4 (44.44%) Analytics
3 4 (44.44%) Information Architecture
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Web Design
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (11.11%) Front End Development

Photoshop
Top Related 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 5 (55.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (44.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Adobe Analytics
1 4 (44.44%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Designer
2 5 (55.56%) UX Designer
3 3 (33.33%) Web Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (11.11%) HTML CSS Designer
4 1 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) HTML Developer
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) CSS3
2 5 (55.56%) HTML5
3 4 (44.44%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) User Experience
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Prototyping
1 5 (55.56%) Wireframes
2 4 (44.44%) Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Data Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Information Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Web Design
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Adobe
2 4 (44.44%) ClickTale