Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 25 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 89 96
Rank change year-on-year +16 +7 -
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.43% 0.089% 0.31%
As % of the Applications category 4.04% 1.01% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
South Wales median daily rate £200 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £175 £300 £157
90th Percentile £305 £300 £415
Wales median daily rate £200 £300 £250
% change year-on-year -33.33% +20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
South Wales median hourly rate - - £9.00
Wales median hourly rate - - £9.00

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 South Wales with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 99 99 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 10.65% 8.77% 7.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 66 77
South Wales median daily rate £300 £238 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.32% -26.92% +4.00%
10th Percentile £123 £126 £205
90th Percentile £376 £415 £438
Wales median daily rate £300 £225 £325
% change year-on-year +33.33% -30.77% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 6
South Wales median hourly rate £20.00 £12.25 £10.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.27% +15.29% -29.17%
10th Percentile £10.94 £11.17 £9.00
90th Percentile £39.00 £18.69 £12.38
Wales median hourly rate £11.17 £12.25 £11.75
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.26% -9.62%

Photoshop
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Photoshop in South Wales

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Photoshop in South Wales

Photoshop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Photoshop in South Wales

Photoshop
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 25 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
Cardiff +5 3 £200 -33.33%
Newport - 1 - -
Photoshop
Wales

For the 6 months to 25 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 3 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (50.00%) Advertising
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) WordPress
2 2 (50.00%) Laravel
2 2 (50.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Social Media Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Hootsuite
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Social Media
3 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Publishing
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics

Photoshop
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (50.00%) CMS
1 2 (50.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (50.00%) Advertising
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Social Media
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Social Media Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe
1 1 (25.00%) Hootsuite