The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 23 April 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
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 - 51
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.38% - 0.23%
As % of the Applications category 5.26% - 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £195
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £22.17 £17.86
% change year-on-year -32.32% +24.10%  

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 Southampton with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 19 25 50
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 7.28% 8.90% 11.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 30
Median daily rate £178 £220 £377
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.31% -41.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £150 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +4.61% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 9
Median hourly rate £16.25 £17.50 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +41.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.10 £11.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £17.50 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £14.93
% change year-on-year - +7.20%  

Photoshop
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Photoshop in Southampton

Photoshop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Photoshop in Southampton

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

1 3 (75.00%) Publishing
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (75.00%) Prototyping
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) React
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) CSS

Photoshop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
General
1 3 (75.00%) Publishing
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Designer
2 2 (50.00%) UX Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) UI Designer
3 1 (25.00%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript