Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 November 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 92 95
Rank change year-on-year +28 +3 +5
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 22 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.74% 0.62% 0.73%
As % of the Applications category 11.83% 4.64% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 22
Reading median daily rate £272 £205 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.68% -29.31% -3.33%
10th Percentile £170 £162 £216
90th Percentile £403 £348 £300
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £275 £250
% change year-on-year +36.36% +10.00% -23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 - £28.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £175.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year -91.43% +560.38% +39.47%

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 Reading with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 186 194 217
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 14.72% 13.31% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 67 92
Reading median daily rate £363 £265 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.79% -11.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £147 £123 £159
90th Percentile £478 £475 £483
Berkshire median daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year +6.56% +1.67% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 39 34
Reading median hourly rate £12.50 £9.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.58% -36.67% -12.13%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £19.74 £21.08 £21.55
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +11.54% -7.14% -6.67%

Photoshop
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Photoshop in Reading

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Photoshop in Reading

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Photoshop in Reading over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Photoshop in Reading

Photoshop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Photoshop in Reading

Photoshop
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Photoshop in Reading over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Photoshop in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 14 (63.64%) Adobe Illustrator
1 14 (63.64%) Marketing
2 10 (45.45%) Adobe
3 9 (40.91%) Social Media
4 8 (36.36%) HTML
4 8 (36.36%) Infographics
5 7 (31.82%) Facebook
5 7 (31.82%) Twitter
5 7 (31.82%) User Experience
5 7 (31.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (31.82%) Video Editing
6 6 (27.27%) Oracle
6 6 (27.27%) Content Management
7 5 (22.73%) Multimedia
7 5 (22.73%) CSS
7 5 (22.73%) Publishing
8 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (13.64%) JIRA
9 3 (13.64%) Google
9 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (13.64%) Adobe Analytics
9 3 (13.64%) Analytics
9 3 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (13.64%) WebCenter
9 3 (13.64%) InDesign
9 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
9 3 (13.64%) German Language
9 3 (13.64%) Italian Language
9 3 (13.64%) Japanese Language
9 3 (13.64%) Korean Language

Photoshop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (13.64%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (63.64%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (13.64%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Dreamweaver
1 3 (13.64%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Axure RP
General
1 14 (63.64%) Marketing
2 5 (22.73%) Multimedia
2 5 (22.73%) Publishing
3 3 (13.64%) German Language
3 3 (13.64%) Italian Language
3 3 (13.64%) Japanese Language
3 3 (13.64%) Korean Language
3 3 (13.64%) Russian Language
3 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Designer
2 4 (18.18%) Web Producer
3 3 (13.64%) UI Designer
4 2 (9.09%) Digital Designer
4 2 (9.09%) Junior
4 2 (9.09%) Visual Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Content Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Email Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (4.55%) Graphic Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Interface Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Junior Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Marketing Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Product Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Product Marketing Manager
5 1 (4.55%) UX Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Web Applications Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Web Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) HTML
2 5 (22.73%) CSS
3 3 (13.64%) WebCenter
4 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.55%) CSS3
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) jQuery
4 1 (4.55%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Social Media
2 7 (31.82%) User Experience
2 7 (31.82%) Video Editing
3 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 3 (13.64%) W3C
4 1 (4.55%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Infographics
2 6 (27.27%) Content Management
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) Analytics
4 3 (13.64%) Quality Management
4 3 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (9.09%) Typography
5 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Web Marketing
6 1 (4.55%) A/B Testing
6 1 (4.55%) B2B
6 1 (4.55%) Front End Development
6 1 (4.55%) Product Marketing
6 1 (4.55%) Prototyping
6 1 (4.55%) Scrum
6 1 (4.55%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Adobe
2 7 (31.82%) Facebook
2 7 (31.82%) Twitter
3 6 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (13.64%) Atlassian
4 3 (13.64%) Google