Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 170 166
Rank change year-on-year +15 -4 +3
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 32 16 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.63% 0.37% 0.52%
As % of the Applications category 8.12% 4.60% 5.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 16
Scotland median daily rate £463 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.04% +3.85% +48.23%
10th Percentile £163 £125 £126
90th Percentile £525 £406 £450
UK median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Scotland median hourly rate - £14.00 £72.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -80.69% -
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -23.08% +18.18% +15.79%

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 Scotland with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 394 348 579
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 7.81% 8.03% 9.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 199 305
Scotland median daily rate £325 £313 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -2.34% +3.23%
10th Percentile £113 £148 £130
90th Percentile £470 £445 £450
UK median daily rate £350 £342 £350
% change year-on-year +2.34% -2.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 36
Scotland median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.90% +13.73% -28.17%
10th Percentile £10.14 £9.25 £8.25
90th Percentile £34.75 £30.30 £36.23
UK median hourly rate £15.50 £16.03 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.28% +3.39% +3.33%

Photoshop
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Glasgow 0 17 £500 +63.27% 4
Edinburgh -2 11 £345 +53.33%
Stirling +5 3 £325 -3.70% 1
Fife +3 1 - -
Photoshop
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 20 (62.50%) HTML
2 19 (59.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 18 (56.25%) CSS
4 16 (50.00%) Adobe
5 15 (46.88%) AngularJS
5 15 (46.88%) User Experience
6 14 (43.75%) jQuery
7 13 (40.63%) Finance
7 13 (40.63%) Grunt
7 13 (40.63%) Front End Development
8 12 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (34.38%) React
9 11 (34.38%) HTML5
10 10 (31.25%) CSS3
10 10 (31.25%) Sass
11 9 (28.13%) gulp
12 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
13 7 (21.88%) Digital Marketing
13 7 (21.88%) Marketing
14 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (18.75%) TDD
14 6 (18.75%) Programme Management
14 6 (18.75%) Manufacturing
14 6 (18.75%) Electronics
14 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
14 6 (18.75%) SEO
14 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (18.75%) ECMAScript
14 6 (18.75%) SAP

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 4 (12.50%) CMS
2 2 (6.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (3.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (59.38%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (6.25%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (3.13%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (3.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) Grunt
2 9 (28.13%) gulp
3 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Blend
5 3 (9.38%) webpack
6 2 (6.25%) Axure RP
6 2 (6.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (6.25%) Subversion
7 1 (3.13%) Dreamweaver
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Marketing
3 6 (18.75%) Electronics
3 6 (18.75%) Manufacturing
3 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (65.63%) Developer
2 12 (37.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (18.75%) Lead Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Designer
4 5 (15.63%) HTML Developer
4 5 (15.63%) UX Developer
5 4 (12.50%) UI Developer
6 3 (9.38%) UI/UX Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Visual Designer
7 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.25%) UX Designer
7 2 (6.25%) WPF Developer
8 1 (3.13%) 3D Artist
8 1 (3.13%) Head of User Experience
8 1 (3.13%) Junior
8 1 (3.13%) UI Designer
8 1 (3.13%) UI/UX Designer
8 1 (3.13%) XAML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (62.50%) HTML
2 18 (56.25%) CSS
3 15 (46.88%) AngularJS
4 14 (43.75%) jQuery
5 12 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 11 (34.38%) HTML5
6 11 (34.38%) React
7 10 (31.25%) CSS3
7 10 (31.25%) Sass
8 6 (18.75%) Node.js
8 6 (18.75%) Redux
9 4 (12.50%) .NET
9 4 (12.50%) Ext JS
9 4 (12.50%) Flash
9 4 (12.50%) Web Services
9 4 (12.50%) WPF
10 3 (9.38%) LESS
10 3 (9.38%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 15 (46.88%) User Experience
2 4 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 4 (12.50%) Data Structures
3 3 (9.38%) Animation
3 3 (9.38%) Smartphone
4 2 (6.25%) Graphic Design
4 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.13%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.13%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Android
2 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Front End Development
2 7 (21.88%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.75%) BDD
3 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (18.75%) Programme Management
3 6 (18.75%) SEO
3 6 (18.75%) TDD
4 5 (15.63%) MVC
4 5 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (15.63%) Web Design
5 4 (12.50%) Content Management
5 4 (12.50%) MVVM
5 4 (12.50%) OO
5 4 (12.50%) OOP
6 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
6 3 (9.38%) Mobile First
6 3 (9.38%) Rapid Prototyping
6 3 (9.38%) Time Management
7 2 (6.25%) Informatics
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 6 (18.75%) ECMAScript
3 5 (15.63%) TypeScript
4 4 (12.50%) C#
4 4 (12.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Adobe
2 6 (18.75%) SAP
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.50%) Perforce
4 2 (6.25%) FatWire
4 2 (6.25%) Infragistics
5 1 (3.13%) Alterian
5 1 (3.13%) Google
5 1 (3.13%) Twitter