Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 27 July 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
England > London
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 356 268 275
Rank change year-on-year -88 +7 -67
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 262 413 381
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.62% 0.91% 0.82%
As % of the Applications category 7.62% 9.58% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 300 233
London median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% - -
10th Percentile £211 £190 £163
90th Percentile £525 £500 £444
England median daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 15
London median hourly rate £21.50 £26.25 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.10% +19.32% +12.82%
10th Percentile £13.75 £25.46 £16.17
90th Percentile £124.50 £30.76 £121.50
England median hourly rate £16.00 £26.25 £19.01
% change year-on-year -39.05% +38.10% -9.49%

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 London with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 3437 4311 4953
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 8.17% 9.50% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2271 2993 3267
London median daily rate £400 £375 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +0.40% +6.71%
10th Percentile £163 £163 £160
90th Percentile £600 £553 £588
England median daily rate £363 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +3.57% +2.94% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 161 258
London median hourly rate £21.00 £16.12 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.27% -5.18% +3.03%
10th Percentile £13.27 £11.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £50.13 £26.88 £35.00
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% -

Photoshop
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Photoshop in London

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Photoshop in London

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Photoshop in London over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Photoshop in London

Photoshop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Photoshop in London

Photoshop
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Photoshop in London over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Photoshop in London

Photoshop
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the London region over the 6 months to 27 July 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
Central London -33 35 £420 +12.00% 7
West London +35 16 £423 +14.19% 7
South London -5 15 £500 +53.85% 1
East London -6 3 £400 +33.33% 6
Photoshop
England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 London region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 168 (64.12%) HTML
2 154 (58.78%) CSS
3 122 (46.56%) Adobe Illustrator
4 118 (45.04%) JavaScript
5 115 (43.89%) User Experience
6 112 (42.75%) Adobe
7 94 (35.88%) Agile Software Development
8 81 (30.92%) HTML5
9 73 (27.86%) CSS3
10 66 (25.19%) Wireframes
11 63 (24.05%) Front End Development
12 53 (20.23%) Prototyping
13 52 (19.85%) jQuery
14 48 (18.32%) Web Development
14 48 (18.32%) Responsive Web Design
15 47 (17.94%) Marketing
16 45 (17.18%) AngularJS
17 43 (16.41%) Finance
18 41 (15.65%) Sass
19 37 (14.12%) Git (software)
19 37 (14.12%) TDD
20 34 (12.98%) Scrum
20 34 (12.98%) InVision
21 33 (12.60%) Grunt
21 33 (12.60%) Axure RP
22 31 (11.83%) CMS
23 29 (11.07%) Dreamweaver
24 28 (10.69%) Web Design
24 28 (10.69%) Mobile First
25 27 (10.31%) Degree

Photoshop
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 31 (11.83%) CMS
2 16 (6.11%) Confluence
3 13 (4.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 12 (4.58%) WordPress
5 4 (1.53%) Drupal
5 4 (1.53%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.15%) Marvel
6 3 (1.15%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.76%) Apache
7 2 (0.76%) nginx
8 1 (0.38%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.38%) CoreMedia CMS
8 1 (0.38%) JBoss
8 1 (0.38%) Moodle
8 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 122 (46.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 34 (12.98%) InVision
3 23 (8.78%) InDesign
4 22 (8.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 20 (7.63%) Adobe After Effects
6 14 (5.34%) Microsoft Office
7 11 (4.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 11 (4.20%) MS Visio
8 8 (3.05%) Fireworks
9 6 (2.29%) Microsoft Excel
9 6 (2.29%) UXPin
10 5 (1.91%) 3ds Max
10 5 (1.91%) Adobe Premiere
10 5 (1.91%) GIMP
10 5 (1.91%) Pixate
11 4 (1.53%) OmniGraffle
12 3 (1.15%) Acrobat
12 3 (1.15%) ImageReady
12 3 (1.15%) Maya
13 2 (0.76%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 3 (1.15%) SDL Web 8
2 2 (0.76%) FastStats
2 2 (0.76%) FastStats PeopleStage
3 1 (0.38%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.38%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.38%) Shopify
3 1 (0.38%) Unica
3 1 (0.38%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.63%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 8 (3.05%) GitHub
3 4 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.53%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.53%) Slack
3 4 (1.53%) Trello
4 3 (1.15%) Google Drive
5 2 (0.76%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.76%) CloudFront
5 2 (0.76%) Google Play
5 2 (0.76%) Responsys
5 2 (0.76%) Route 53
6 1 (0.38%) Dropbox
6 1 (0.38%) Firebase
6 1 (0.38%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.15%) MVNO
2 2 (0.76%) Intranet
3 1 (0.38%) Skype
3 1 (0.38%) SMS
3 1 (0.38%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.67%) MySQL
2 5 (1.91%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.15%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.15%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.76%) Big Data
4 2 (0.76%) HBase
5 1 (0.38%) DB2
5 1 (0.38%) Endeca
5 1 (0.38%) FileMaker
5 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.38%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 37 (14.12%) Git (software)
2 33 (12.60%) Axure RP
2 33 (12.60%) Grunt
3 29 (11.07%) Dreamweaver
4 26 (9.92%) Jasmine
5 23 (8.78%) JIRA
6 16 (6.11%) gulp
6 16 (6.11%) Karma Test Runner
7 13 (4.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 10 (3.82%) Mocha
9 9 (3.44%) Subversion
10 7 (2.67%) Visual Studio
11 5 (1.91%) Bower
12 4 (1.53%) Mercurial
12 4 (1.53%) webpack
13 3 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (1.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 2 (0.76%) Cucumber
14 2 (0.76%) GitLab
14 2 (0.76%) PHPUnit
General
1 47 (17.94%) Marketing
2 43 (16.41%) Finance
3 15 (5.73%) Banking
4 14 (5.34%) Retail
5 13 (4.96%) Publishing
6 8 (3.05%) Games
6 8 (3.05%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.29%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.53%) Electronics
8 4 (1.53%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.15%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.76%) French Language
10 2 (0.76%) Legal
11 1 (0.38%) Advertising
11 1 (0.38%) Back Office
11 1 (0.38%) Front Office
11 1 (0.38%) Interactive Media
11 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.38%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 129 (49.24%) Designer
2 99 (37.79%) Developer
3 64 (24.43%) UX Designer
4 57 (21.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 42 (16.03%) UI Designer
6 32 (12.21%) UI/UX Designer
7 23 (8.78%) JavaScript Developer
7 23 (8.78%) Senior Designer
7 23 (8.78%) UI Developer
8 15 (5.73%) Digital Designer
9 13 (4.96%) Graphic Designer
9 13 (4.96%) Web Designer
10 11 (4.20%) HTML Developer
10 11 (4.20%) Web Developer
11 9 (3.44%) Angular Developer
12 8 (3.05%) Junior
12 8 (3.05%) Print Designer
12 8 (3.05%) Visual Designer
13 7 (2.67%) Mobile Designer
13 7 (2.67%) Senior Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (64.12%) HTML
2 154 (58.78%) CSS
3 81 (30.92%) HTML5
4 73 (27.86%) CSS3
5 52 (19.85%) jQuery
6 45 (17.18%) AngularJS
7 41 (15.65%) Sass
8 23 (8.78%) Node.js
9 18 (6.87%) Flash
9 18 (6.87%) React
10 16 (6.11%) LESS
10 16 (6.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 15 (5.73%) Web Services
12 9 (3.44%) Ajax
12 9 (3.44%) Redux
13 8 (3.05%) XHTML
14 7 (2.67%) Material Design
14 7 (2.67%) REST
14 7 (2.67%) RESTful
15 6 (2.29%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 115 (43.89%) User Experience
2 20 (7.63%) Graphic Design
3 15 (5.73%) Mobile App
4 11 (4.20%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (3.82%) Motion Graphics
6 6 (2.29%) Social Media
7 5 (1.91%) Animation
7 5 (1.91%) Derivative
7 5 (1.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (1.53%) Fintech
8 4 (1.53%) Interactive TV
9 3 (1.15%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.15%) Video Editing
9 3 (1.15%) Video on Demand
9 3 (1.15%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.38%) Blog
10 1 (0.38%) NHS
10 1 (0.38%) Photography
10 1 (0.38%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.11%) Apple iOS
2 14 (5.34%) Android
3 7 (2.67%) Linux
3 7 (2.67%) Mac OS X
4 2 (0.76%) Unix
5 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.38%) Windows
5 1 (0.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (35.88%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (25.19%) Wireframes
3 63 (24.05%) Front End Development
4 53 (20.23%) Prototyping
5 48 (18.32%) Responsive Web Design
5 48 (18.32%) Web Development
6 37 (14.12%) TDD
7 34 (12.98%) Scrum
8 28 (10.69%) Mobile First
8 28 (10.69%) Web Design
9 23 (8.78%) E-Commerce
9 23 (8.78%) Typography
10 20 (7.63%) MVC
10 20 (7.63%) OO
11 17 (6.49%) MVVM
12 15 (5.73%) Rapid Prototyping
13 14 (5.34%) Analytics
13 14 (5.34%) BDD
14 11 (4.20%) Data Visualisation
14 11 (4.20%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 118 (45.04%) JavaScript
2 21 (8.02%) Java
3 19 (7.25%) PHP
4 11 (4.20%) Python
5 8 (3.05%) ECMAScript
6 7 (2.67%) C#
7 4 (1.53%) Perl
7 4 (1.53%) SQL
8 3 (1.15%) ActionScript
9 2 (0.76%) ES6
9 2 (0.76%) Ruby
9 2 (0.76%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.38%) C
10 1 (0.38%) XAML
Qualifications
1 27 (10.31%) Degree
2 12 (4.58%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.44%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.38%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.38%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.29%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 4 (1.53%) cPanel
2 2 (0.76%) Nagios
3 1 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 112 (42.75%) Adobe
2 14 (5.34%) Microsoft
3 12 (4.58%) Google
4 5 (1.91%) SAP
5 3 (1.15%) IBM
5 3 (1.15%) Oracle
5 3 (1.15%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.76%) Apple
6 2 (0.76%) ATG
6 2 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.76%) Zend
7 1 (0.38%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.38%) DoubleClick
7 1 (0.38%) Facebook
7 1 (0.38%) hybris
7 1 (0.38%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.38%) Optimizely
7 1 (0.38%) Qubit
7 1 (0.38%) Telerik
Central London / West End
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £300 to £375 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
West Drayton, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Spectrum IT
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: £500 per day circa
Posted: 5 days ago