The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 44
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford - - 1.17%
As % of the Applications category - - 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £231
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £315 £275
% change year-on-year +3.17% +14.54%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
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 Oxford with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 27 37 32
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 8.44% 12.21% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 23 17
Median daily rate £350 £296 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.14% -1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £100 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £424 £541
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 1
Median hourly rate £11.71 £8.80 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.03% -49.71%  
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 Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Photoshop in Oxford

Photoshop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Photoshop in Oxford