Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 May 2018 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 97 135
Rank change year-on-year -43 +38 -11
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 23 34 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.76% 1.51% 0.47%
As % of the Applications category 6.78% 12.78% 4.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 2
Surrey median daily rate £265 £330 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.70% -13.44% +52.50%
10th Percentile £68 £311 £363
90th Percentile £575 £500 £404
South East median daily rate £353 £330 £300
% change year-on-year +6.82% +10.00% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Surrey median hourly rate £75.00 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +172.73% - -
South East median hourly rate £75.00 £15.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +400.00% -61.54% +90.24%

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 Surrey with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 339 266 266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 11.14% 11.79% 10.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 167 148
Surrey median daily rate £438 £360 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.53% +6.19% -9.60%
10th Percentile £145 £166 £146
90th Percentile £565 £534 £500
South East median daily rate £360 £348 £325
% change year-on-year +3.60% +6.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 26 50
Surrey median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +10.57%
10th Percentile £11.70 £11.75 £10.95
90th Percentile £35.28 £30.63 £45.55
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +3.45%

Photoshop
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Photoshop in Surrey

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Photoshop in Surrey

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Photoshop in Surrey over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Photoshop in Surrey

Photoshop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Photoshop in Surrey

Photoshop
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 23 May 2018. 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
Staines -8 14 £75 -85.00%
Reigate -25 8 £550 +69.23% 2
Guildford -8 1 £265 - 4
Photoshop
South East

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Photoshop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 18 (78.26%) Adobe
2 17 (73.91%) InDesign
2 17 (73.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 15 (65.22%) HTML
4 14 (60.87%) HTML5
4 14 (60.87%) User Experience
5 11 (47.83%) Axure RP
5 11 (47.83%) Wireframes
6 10 (43.48%) Social Media
6 10 (43.48%) Marketing
7 9 (39.13%) Copywriting
7 9 (39.13%) Graphic Design
7 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (39.13%) Publishing
7 9 (39.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 9 (39.13%) Infographics
7 9 (39.13%) Virtual Team
7 9 (39.13%) Facebook
7 9 (39.13%) Twitter
7 9 (39.13%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (34.78%) Finance
8 8 (34.78%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (26.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 5 (21.74%) jQuery
10 5 (21.74%) Data Analytics
10 5 (21.74%) Analytics
10 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
10 5 (21.74%) ClickTale
10 5 (21.74%) Adobe Analytics

Photoshop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (73.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 17 (73.91%) InDesign
2 9 (39.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Adobe Analytics
1 5 (21.74%) Google Analytics
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Axure RP
2 6 (26.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (43.48%) Marketing
2 9 (39.13%) Publishing
3 8 (34.78%) Finance
4 5 (21.74%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Designer
2 9 (39.13%) Graphic Designer
3 7 (30.43%) Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Business Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) UX Analyst
4 6 (26.09%) UX Designer
5 3 (13.04%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Finance Business Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Financial Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Financial Business Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Service Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Junior
6 1 (4.35%) Junior Designer
6 1 (4.35%) Junior Graphic Designer
6 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) UI Designer
6 1 (4.35%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) HTML
2 14 (60.87%) HTML5
3 5 (21.74%) CSS
3 5 (21.74%) CSS3
3 5 (21.74%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) User Experience
2 10 (43.48%) Social Media
3 9 (39.13%) Graphic Design
3 9 (39.13%) Virtual Team
4 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Wireframes
2 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Copywriting
2 9 (39.13%) Digital Marketing
2 9 (39.13%) Infographics
3 8 (34.78%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (21.74%) Analytics
4 5 (21.74%) Data Analytics
4 5 (21.74%) Information Architecture
4 5 (21.74%) Prototyping
4 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
5 4 (17.39%) Scrum
6 3 (13.04%) A/B Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) Data Management
6 3 (13.04%) Psychology
6 3 (13.04%) Usability Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) Adobe
2 9 (39.13%) Facebook
2 9 (39.13%) Twitter
3 5 (21.74%) ClickTale
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft