Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 21 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 45 29
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 0 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - 0.24% 3.70%
As % of the Applications category - 1.92% 28.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Staffordshire median daily rate - - £363
West Midlands median daily rate £318 £388 £275
% change year-on-year -18.06% +40.91% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £10.23 £26.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year -60.65% +7.22% -11.82%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 26 52 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 10.08% 12.24% 13.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 31 20
Staffordshire median daily rate £340 £275 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.64% -24.14% +35.51%
10th Percentile £239 £113 £155
90th Percentile £437 £475 £405
West Midlands median daily rate £338 £350 £335
% change year-on-year -3.57% +4.48% +11.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Staffordshire median hourly rate £14.20 £23.00 £10.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.26% +116.78% -15.12%
10th Percentile £13.15 £15.30 £10.18
90th Percentile £15.20 £32.63 £16.64
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £19.25
% change year-on-year -1.64% -20.78% +10.00%

Photoshop
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Photoshop in Staffordshire

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Photoshop in Staffordshire