Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 24 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
England > South West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 189 191
Rank change year-on-year +13 +2 -47
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 30 15 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.53% 0.26% 0.43%
As % of the Applications category 5.92% 2.53% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 16
South West median daily rate £315 £315 £135
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +133.33% -61.43%
10th Percentile £210 £214 £86
90th Percentile £418 £431 £425
England median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
South West median hourly rate - - £9.00
England median hourly rate £20.25 £26.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -23.58% +20.45% +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 the South West with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 507 592 722
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 8.95% 10.41% 11.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 342 460
South West median daily rate £350 £315 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +4.48%
10th Percentile £146 £130 £125
90th Percentile £490 £475 £475
England median daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +0.14% - +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 106 81
South West median hourly rate £19.00 £20.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.98% +19.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £10.76 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £37.50 £43.00 £41.24
England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.29 £15.50
% change year-on-year -4.85% +5.10% +3.33%

Photoshop
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Photoshop in the South West

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Photoshop in the South West

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Photoshop in the South West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Photoshop in the South West

Photoshop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Photoshop in the South West

Photoshop
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 24 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
Bristol +3 17 £315 -10.00% 6
Gloucestershire +19 4 £225 -30.77%
Somerset -4 4 £425 +88.89% 1
Cornwall -7 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 £338 - 2
Photoshop
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 West region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 13 (43.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 11 (36.67%) Adobe
3 10 (33.33%) Windows
3 10 (33.33%) User Experience
4 9 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (30.00%) CentOS
4 9 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (30.00%) Linux
4 9 (30.00%) Python
4 9 (30.00%) HTML
4 9 (30.00%) NFS
4 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (30.00%) Red Hat
4 9 (30.00%) Maya
4 9 (30.00%) Samba
4 9 (30.00%) Houdini
4 9 (30.00%) NUKE
4 9 (30.00%) Linux Command Line
5 8 (26.67%) Shell Script
5 8 (26.67%) LAN
5 8 (26.67%) CSS
5 8 (26.67%) WAN
6 7 (23.33%) Animation
6 7 (23.33%) Visual Effects
7 6 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (16.67%) Axure RP
8 5 (16.67%) SEO
9 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (13.33%) InDesign

Photoshop
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (6.67%) Marvel
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.67%) WordPress
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
2 1 (3.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (30.00%) Houdini
2 9 (30.00%) Maya
2 9 (30.00%) NUKE
3 4 (13.33%) InDesign
4 3 (10.00%) InVision
5 2 (6.67%) Adobe Premiere
5 2 (6.67%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (6.67%) Pixate
5 2 (6.67%) UXPin
6 1 (3.33%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (3.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (3.33%) GIMP
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.33%) Algolia
2 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) LAN
1 8 (26.67%) WAN
2 1 (3.33%) Intranet
2 1 (3.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Axure RP
2 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.00%) gulp
3 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.67%) Bitbucket
4 2 (6.67%) Grunt
5 1 (3.33%) Firebug
General
1 3 (10.00%) Marketing
1 3 (10.00%) Publishing
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Designer
2 9 (30.00%) Administrator
2 9 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (23.33%) Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (23.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (20.00%) UI Designer
5 5 (16.67%) UI/UX Designer
5 5 (16.67%) UX Designer
6 4 (13.33%) Digital Designer
6 4 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (10.00%) Digital UX Designer
8 2 (6.67%) Content Designer
8 2 (6.67%) Copywriter
8 2 (6.67%) Senior Content Designer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior Designer
8 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
8 2 (6.67%) WordPress Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Applications Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) HTML
2 8 (26.67%) CSS
3 4 (13.33%) HTML5
4 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (10.00%) CSS3
4 3 (10.00%) jQuery
5 2 (6.67%) React
5 2 (6.67%) Sass
5 2 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.33%) Ajax
6 1 (3.33%) LESS
6 1 (3.33%) Node.js
6 1 (3.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) User Experience
2 9 (30.00%) Linux Command Line
3 7 (23.33%) Animation
4 3 (10.00%) W3C
5 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.33%) Graphic Design
6 1 (3.33%) Social Media
6 1 (3.33%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) CentOS
2 9 (30.00%) Linux
2 9 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (30.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Visual Effects
2 6 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (16.67%) SEO
4 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.33%) Collaborative Working
5 3 (10.00%) Front End Development
5 3 (10.00%) Security Monitoring
5 3 (10.00%) Wireframes
6 2 (6.67%) Analytics
6 2 (6.67%) Coaching
6 2 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.67%) Prototyping
6 2 (6.67%) Rapid Prototyping
6 2 (6.67%) SDLC
6 2 (6.67%) Time Management
6 2 (6.67%) User Stories
6 2 (6.67%) Web Design
6 2 (6.67%) Web Development
7 1 (3.33%) Copywriting
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) Python
2 8 (26.67%) Shell Script
3 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (3.33%) C
5 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (30.00%) NFS
1 9 (30.00%) Samba
2 2 (6.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Adobe
2 9 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.67%) Google
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) Apple