The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe Photoshop
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 43 42 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 -  
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.59% 0.31% -
As % of the Applications category 7.69% 2.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £131 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year +1.56% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% -16.66%  

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 Swindon with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 26 35 64
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 7.62% 10.84% 16.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 22 38
Median daily rate £375 £450 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +40.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £325 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +1.51% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 11
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.34% -14.70%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.30 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -7.30% +13.79%  

Photoshop
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Photoshop in Swindon

Photoshop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Photoshop in Swindon

Photoshop
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) 3ds Max
1 2 (100.00%) 3D Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) ZBrush
1 2 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (50.00%) B2B

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 2 (100.00%) 3ds Max
1 2 (100.00%) ZBrush
General
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 3D Artist
1 2 (100.00%) Games Artist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) 3D Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) B2B