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 24 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 148 121
Rank change year-on-year +55 -27  
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 19 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.89% 0.31% 0.53%
As % of the Applications category 10.38% 3.78% 4.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 7
Median daily rate £463 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.14% -17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £315 £275
% change year-on-year +11.11% +14.54%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £27.00 £17.86
% change year-on-year -40.74% +51.17%  

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 183 238 369
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 8.54% 8.11% 12.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 140 189
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 30
Median hourly rate £29.00 £13.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +114.81% -15.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.22 £8.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.21% +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 Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Photoshop in Scotland over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Photoshop in Scotland

Photoshop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 24 June 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 +10 14 £500 +53.84% 3
Edinburgh +19 4 £463 +8.82% 1
Stirling - 1 £325 -
Photoshop
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 21 (72.41%) Adobe Illustrator
2 20 (68.97%) Adobe
2 20 (68.97%) User Experience
3 16 (55.17%) Front End Development
4 13 (44.83%) XAML
4 13 (44.83%) WPF
5 12 (41.38%) C#
5 12 (41.38%) .NET
5 12 (41.38%) MVVM
6 11 (37.93%) HTML
6 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
6 11 (37.93%) CSS
6 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
7 10 (34.48%) Finance
7 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Blend
8 9 (31.03%) Web Services
8 9 (31.03%) OOP
8 9 (31.03%) OO
8 9 (31.03%) Flash
9 8 (27.59%) jQuery
9 8 (27.59%) AngularJS
10 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (20.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (17.24%) HTML5
12 5 (17.24%) CSS3
12 5 (17.24%) Grunt
12 5 (17.24%) TypeScript
12 5 (17.24%) TDD
13 4 (13.79%) SAP
13 4 (13.79%) MVC

Photoshop
Co-occurring 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 1 (3.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 21 (72.41%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (10.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (6.90%) Adobe Captivate
3 2 (6.90%) Adobe Premiere
3 2 (6.90%) InDesign
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.45%) SAP CO
2 1 (3.45%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.45%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Blend
2 5 (17.24%) Grunt
3 4 (13.79%) Axure RP
4 3 (10.34%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
4 3 (10.34%) gulp
5 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.45%) webpack
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.34%) Marketing
3 2 (6.90%) Electronics
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) WPF Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (20.69%) UI Developer
4 6 (20.69%) UX Developer
5 4 (13.79%) C# Developer
5 4 (13.79%) C# WPF Developer
5 4 (13.79%) HTML Developer
5 4 (13.79%) UI/UX Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Designer
7 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Lead Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.90%) UI Designer
8 1 (3.45%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.45%) SAP ISU Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) WPF
2 12 (41.38%) .NET
3 11 (37.93%) CSS
3 11 (37.93%) HTML
4 9 (31.03%) Flash
4 9 (31.03%) Web Services
5 8 (27.59%) AngularJS
5 8 (27.59%) jQuery
6 6 (20.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (17.24%) CSS3
7 5 (17.24%) HTML5
8 4 (13.79%) React
8 4 (13.79%) Sass
9 3 (10.34%) Ext JS
10 2 (6.90%) Node.js
10 2 (6.90%) Redux
10 2 (6.90%) Silverlight
11 1 (3.45%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (68.97%) User Experience
2 2 (6.90%) Algorithms
2 2 (6.90%) Data Structures
2 2 (6.90%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Animation
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Front End Development
2 12 (41.38%) MVVM
3 9 (31.03%) OO
3 9 (31.03%) OOP
4 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.24%) TDD
6 4 (13.79%) MVC
7 3 (10.34%) Wireframes
8 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
8 2 (6.90%) BDD
8 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (6.90%) Informatics
8 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
8 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
8 2 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (3.45%) Mobile First
9 1 (3.45%) SEO
9 1 (3.45%) Service Design
9 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) XAML
2 12 (41.38%) C#
3 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.24%) TypeScript
5 2 (6.90%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) Adobe
2 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.79%) SAP
4 2 (6.90%) Perforce
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