Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 20 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 153 100
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 0 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear - 0.13% 0.59%
As % of the Applications category - 2.01% 7.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Tyne and Wear median daily rate - £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.13% -11.11%
North East median daily rate £175 £388 £425
% change year-on-year -54.84% -8.82% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £28.00
North East median hourly rate - - £21.50

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 66 149 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 7.24% 6.35% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 91 63
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £310 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -11.43% -5.41%
10th Percentile £215 £200 £157
90th Percentile £469 £503 £485
North East median daily rate £328 £310 £325
% change year-on-year +5.65% -4.62% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 24 13
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £12.75 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.00% - -13.04%
10th Percentile £9.25 £10.00 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.60 £28.00 £20.25
North East median hourly rate £12.75 £13.35 £14.60
% change year-on-year -4.49% -8.56% -16.57%

Photoshop
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Photoshop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Photoshop in Tyne and Wear

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Photoshop in Tyne and Wear

Photoshop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Photoshop in Tyne and Wear