Period
to 20 August 2019

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 20 August 2019 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
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 389 367 345
Rank change year-on-year -22 -22 -69
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 201 285 281
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.51% 0.63% 0.66%
As % of the Applications category 6.57% 7.93% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 196 171
London median daily rate £375 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.60% -3.75% +23.08%
10th Percentile £213 £219 £213
90th Percentile £525 £538 £525
England median daily rate £375 £364 £363
% change year-on-year +3.09% +0.34% +11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 10
London median hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.46% +54.76% -20.00%
10th Percentile £7.00 £27.25 £13.75
90th Percentile £66.50 £41.75 £122.63
England median hourly rate £24.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +60.00% -6.25% -39.05%

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 London with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 3,059 3,594 3,572
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 7.75% 7.89% 8.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,048 2,384 2,358
London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £163 £155 £164
90th Percentile £600 £600 £600
England median daily rate £375 £375 £365
% change year-on-year - +2.74% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 152 140
London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +27.27%
10th Percentile £11.29 £13.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £48.89 £45.45 £50.00
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +4.55% - -

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 20 August 2019.

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 20 August 2019.

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 20 August 2019. 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 -2 31 £376 +7.29% 12
South London +6 21 £475 +34.28% 2
West London +6 6 £350 +3.70% 9
East London +3 1 - - 14
North London - 1 £568 -
Photoshop
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Photoshop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 103 (51.24%) Adobe Illustrator
2 101 (50.25%) HTML
3 99 (49.25%) CSS
4 88 (43.78%) User Experience
5 78 (38.81%) JavaScript
5 78 (38.81%) Adobe
6 69 (34.33%) Sketch
7 58 (28.86%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (24.38%) Wireframes
9 48 (23.88%) HTML5
10 45 (22.39%) Marketing
11 43 (21.39%) Finance
12 41 (20.40%) CSS3
13 38 (18.91%) Sass
13 38 (18.91%) Prototyping
14 32 (15.92%) Git (software)
14 32 (15.92%) Responsive Web Design
14 32 (15.92%) Web Development
14 32 (15.92%) Front End Development
15 30 (14.93%) Analytics
16 28 (13.93%) AngularJS
17 27 (13.43%) LESS
18 26 (12.94%) Retail
19 25 (12.44%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
20 23 (11.44%) InVision
20 23 (11.44%) PHP
20 23 (11.44%) Graphic Design
21 21 (10.45%) RESTful
22 20 (9.95%) OO
23 19 (9.45%) Jasmine

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 16 (7.96%) CMS
2 15 (7.46%) WebSphere
3 13 (6.47%) WordPress
4 6 (2.99%) Drupal
5 5 (2.49%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.00%) Moodle
7 1 (0.50%) Confluence
7 1 (0.50%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 103 (51.24%) Adobe Illustrator
2 69 (34.33%) Sketch
3 23 (11.44%) InVision
4 17 (8.46%) Adobe After Effects
4 17 (8.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (4.98%) Adobe XD
6 9 (4.48%) InDesign
7 8 (3.98%) Microsoft Office
8 7 (3.48%) Adobe Premiere
8 7 (3.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 6 (2.99%) Zeplin
10 3 (1.49%) Mozilla Thunderbird
10 3 (1.49%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (1.00%) Acrobat
11 2 (1.00%) CINEMA 4D
11 2 (1.00%) Figma
11 2 (1.00%) FreeHand
11 2 (1.00%) Maya
11 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
12 1 (0.50%) Flinto
Business Applications
1 5 (2.49%) Magento
2 4 (1.99%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.47%) Google Analytics
2 6 (2.99%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 6 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.49%) Office 365
3 3 (1.49%) SaaS
4 2 (1.00%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (1.00%) Trello
5 1 (0.50%) Asana
5 1 (0.50%) Google Docs
5 1 (0.50%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.00%) VLAN
2 1 (0.50%) Internet
2 1 (0.50%) SMS
2 1 (0.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.97%) MySQL
2 2 (1.00%) phpMyAdmin
3 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (15.92%) Git (software)
2 19 (9.45%) Jasmine
2 19 (9.45%) Karma Test Runner
3 18 (8.96%) Axure RP
3 18 (8.96%) Grunt
4 11 (5.47%) JIRA
5 6 (2.99%) Subversion
6 5 (2.49%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.49%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (1.99%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (1.00%) gulp
9 1 (0.50%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.50%) Mocha
9 1 (0.50%) PostCSS
9 1 (0.50%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.50%) webpack
General
1 45 (22.39%) Marketing
2 43 (21.39%) Finance
3 26 (12.94%) Retail
4 11 (5.47%) Banking
5 10 (4.98%) Games
6 9 (4.48%) Publishing
7 6 (2.99%) Public Sector
8 5 (2.49%) French Language
8 5 (2.49%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.99%) Advertising
9 4 (1.99%) Dutch Language
9 4 (1.99%) German Language
9 4 (1.99%) Italian Language
9 4 (1.99%) Spanish Language
10 3 (1.49%) Manufacturing
11 2 (1.00%) Financial Institution
11 2 (1.00%) Legal
11 2 (1.00%) Local Government
12 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 89 (44.28%) Designer
2 67 (33.33%) Developer
3 39 (19.40%) UX Designer
4 35 (17.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 26 (12.94%) UI Designer
6 19 (9.45%) JavaScript Developer
7 16 (7.96%) HTML Developer
8 15 (7.46%) Senior Designer
9 14 (6.97%) HTML CSS Developer
10 13 (6.47%) UI/UX Designer
11 12 (5.97%) Angular Developer
11 12 (5.97%) UI Developer
12 10 (4.98%) Visual Designer
13 9 (4.48%) Graphic Designer
13 9 (4.48%) PHP Developer
13 9 (4.48%) React Developer
13 9 (4.48%) Web Developer
14 8 (3.98%) Digital Designer
15 7 (3.48%) Senior UX Designer
16 6 (2.99%) Senior UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (50.25%) HTML
2 99 (49.25%) CSS
3 48 (23.88%) HTML5
4 41 (20.40%) CSS3
5 38 (18.91%) Sass
6 28 (13.93%) AngularJS
7 27 (13.43%) LESS
8 21 (10.45%) RESTful
9 16 (7.96%) DOM
10 15 (7.46%) Ajax
11 14 (6.97%) jQuery
12 11 (5.47%) React
12 11 (5.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (3.48%) Node.js
13 7 (3.48%) Redux
13 7 (3.48%) XHTML
14 6 (2.99%) Vue.js
15 5 (2.49%) Enzyme
15 5 (2.49%) Jest
16 4 (1.99%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 88 (43.78%) User Experience
2 23 (11.44%) Graphic Design
3 18 (8.96%) Social Media
4 13 (6.47%) Animation
5 10 (4.98%) Digital Media
6 7 (3.48%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.48%) Photography
7 6 (2.99%) W3C
8 5 (2.49%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.49%) iPad
9 3 (1.49%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.49%) Motion Graphics
9 3 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.00%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (1.00%) Media Streaming
10 2 (1.00%) Online Games
10 2 (1.00%) Video Editing
11 1 (0.50%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.50%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.47%) Android
1 11 (5.47%) Apple iOS
2 9 (4.48%) Windows
3 8 (3.98%) Windows 10
4 7 (3.48%) Windows 7
5 6 (2.99%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.00%) Linux
6 2 (1.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (28.86%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (24.38%) Wireframes
3 38 (18.91%) Prototyping
4 32 (15.92%) Front End Development
4 32 (15.92%) Responsive Web Design
4 32 (15.92%) Web Development
5 30 (14.93%) Analytics
6 25 (12.44%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 20 (9.95%) OO
8 18 (8.96%) Test Automation
9 16 (7.96%) Information Architecture
9 16 (7.96%) MVC
9 16 (7.96%) Problem-Solving
10 15 (7.46%) MVVM
11 14 (6.97%) Design Thinking
11 14 (6.97%) SEO
12 13 (6.47%) Continuous Deployment
12 13 (6.47%) Email Marketing
12 13 (6.47%) Scrum
12 13 (6.47%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 78 (38.81%) JavaScript
2 23 (11.44%) PHP
3 7 (3.48%) ES6
3 7 (3.48%) Java
3 7 (3.48%) SQL
4 5 (2.49%) ES7
5 2 (1.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (6.97%) Degree
2 12 (5.97%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.98%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.50%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.50%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.48%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (1.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.00%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 78 (38.81%) Adobe
2 17 (8.46%) Google
3 12 (5.97%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.99%) Apple
4 6 (2.99%) HubSpot
4 6 (2.99%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 6 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.49%) hybris
6 4 (1.99%) Facebook
6 4 (1.99%) IBM
6 4 (1.99%) YouTube
7 3 (1.49%) Instagram
8 2 (1.00%) Cisco
8 2 (1.00%) Twitter
9 1 (0.50%) ATG
9 1 (0.50%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.50%) Autodesk
9 1 (0.50%) Cadence
9 1 (0.50%) DoubleClick
9 1 (0.50%) Zend