The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe Photoshop
UK / Scotland
Rank 97 124 124
Rank change year-on-year +27 0  
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 10 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.58% 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the Applications category 4.39% 2.21% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
Median daily rate £475 £320 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.43% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £264 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £324 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year +1.56% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% -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 Scotland with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 228 271 343
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 13.13% 10.47% 11.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 151 193
Median daily rate £340 £325 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.61% -4.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £126 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +1.51% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 29
Median hourly rate £15.43 £18.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.27% +5.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.31 £13.56 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £45.60 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.30 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -7.30% +13.79%  

Photoshop
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Photoshop in Scotland

Photoshop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Photoshop in Scotland

Photoshop
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 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
Glasgow +9 10 £475 - 1
Photoshop
UK

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 19 (90.48%) Adobe Illustrator
2 18 (85.71%) Adobe
2 18 (85.71%) User Experience
3 11 (52.38%) Front End Development
4 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
5 7 (33.33%) XAML
5 7 (33.33%) Finance
5 7 (33.33%) WPF
5 7 (33.33%) Wireframes
6 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Blend
6 6 (28.57%) MVVM
6 6 (28.57%) Web Design
6 6 (28.57%) C#
6 6 (28.57%) .NET
7 5 (23.81%) HTML
7 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
7 5 (23.81%) CSS
7 5 (23.81%) Web Services
7 5 (23.81%) OOP
7 5 (23.81%) OO
7 5 (23.81%) Flash
7 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
7 5 (23.81%) Acrobat
7 5 (23.81%) Adobe Premiere
7 5 (23.81%) Smartphone
7 5 (23.81%) Video Editing
7 5 (23.81%) Prototyping
8 4 (19.05%) Mobile First
8 4 (19.05%) Service Design
8 4 (19.05%) Web Development

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 4 (19.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 4 (19.05%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (90.48%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (23.81%) Acrobat
2 5 (23.81%) Adobe Premiere
2 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
3 3 (14.29%) InDesign
4 2 (9.52%) Adobe Captivate
4 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP CO
1 1 (4.76%) SAP FI
1 1 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Blend
2 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 4 (19.05%) Subversion
3 2 (9.52%) Axure RP
4 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Designer
3 5 (23.81%) Digital Designer
3 5 (23.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (23.81%) WPF Developer
4 4 (19.05%) UI Developer
5 3 (14.29%) UI/UX Developer
5 3 (14.29%) UX Developer
6 2 (9.52%) UI Designer
7 1 (4.76%) Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Graphic Designer
7 1 (4.76%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) SAP ISU Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) SAP Trainer
7 1 (4.76%) SAP Utilities Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Trainer
7 1 (4.76%) Training Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) UX Designer
7 1 (4.76%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) WPF
2 6 (28.57%) .NET
3 5 (23.81%) CSS
3 5 (23.81%) Flash
3 5 (23.81%) HTML
3 5 (23.81%) Web Services
4 4 (19.05%) CSS3
4 4 (19.05%) HTML5
4 4 (19.05%) PhoneGap
4 4 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (85.71%) User Experience
2 5 (23.81%) Smartphone
2 5 (23.81%) Video Editing
3 1 (4.76%) Graphic Design
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Android
1 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Front End Development
2 7 (33.33%) Wireframes
3 6 (28.57%) MVVM
3 6 (28.57%) Web Design
4 5 (23.81%) OO
4 5 (23.81%) OOP
4 5 (23.81%) Prototyping
5 4 (19.05%) Content Management
5 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Content Management
5 4 (19.05%) Mobile First
5 4 (19.05%) Rapid Prototyping
5 4 (19.05%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (19.05%) Service Design
5 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (19.05%) Time Management
5 4 (19.05%) Web Development
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) XAML
2 6 (28.57%) C#
3 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Adobe
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) SAP