The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Photography in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Photography over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Photography
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 576 637 630
Rank change year-on-year +61 -7  
Contract jobs citing Photography 25 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.054% 0.013% 0.029%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.039% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 10
Median daily rate £350 £375 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +102.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £138 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £411 £233
UK excluding London median daily rate £195 £375 £133
% change year-on-year -48.00% +183.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £8.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £8.50 - -

Photography is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 15350 17924 17751
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 33.18% 33.33% 31.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9976 11744 11107
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 485 588 660
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +17.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.27 £12.50 £12.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.39 £47.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £18.69
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.38%  

Photography
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Photography as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Photography in the UK

Photography
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Photography in the UK

Photography
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Photography over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Photography in the UK

Photography
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Photography in the UK

Photography
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photography within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +68 23 £363 +32.42% 13
London - 18 £363 - 3
City of London - 6 £500 -
South East +31 3 £280 +103.63% 3
Kent - 2 £280 -
Scotland +44 1 £130 -65.33%
Berkshire +22 1 - -
North West +20 1 - - 2
Edinburgh +17 1 £130 -65.33%
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Greenwich - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Photography also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Photography.

1 13 (32.50%) Retail
2 12 (30.00%) Marketing
3 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (22.50%) E-Commerce
4 8 (20.00%) HTML
4 8 (20.00%) QA
5 7 (17.50%) Finance
5 7 (17.50%) Adobe
6 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (12.50%) Social Media
7 5 (12.50%) NoSQL
7 5 (12.50%) Functional Testing
7 5 (12.50%) User Experience
7 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (12.50%) TDD
7 5 (12.50%) Banking
7 5 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (12.50%) Java
7 5 (12.50%) OO
7 5 (12.50%) MySQL
7 5 (12.50%) Oracle
7 5 (12.50%) CSS
8 4 (10.00%) Post-Production
8 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (10.00%) Photoshop
8 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (10.00%) Publishing
8 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
8 4 (10.00%) Web Development

Photography
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 4 (10.00%) WordPress
2 1 (2.50%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (10.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (7.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (7.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.50%) 3ds Max
3 1 (2.50%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (2.50%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (2.50%) Maya
3 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) MySQL
2 5 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 5 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.50%) GIS
3 1 (2.50%) Spatial Data
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (2.50%) webpack
General
1 13 (32.50%) Retail
2 12 (30.00%) Marketing
3 7 (17.50%) Finance
4 5 (12.50%) Banking
5 4 (10.00%) Publishing
5 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (7.50%) Advertising
6 3 (7.50%) Multimedia
7 2 (5.00%) Automotive
8 1 (2.50%) French Language
8 1 (2.50%) Games
8 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Analyst
2 8 (20.00%) Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Designer
4 5 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Digital Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Games Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Retail Business Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Digital Business Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Java Games Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Web Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Content Manager
6 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Junior
6 2 (5.00%) Junior Designer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) UI Designer
6 2 (5.00%) Web Content Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) HTML
2 5 (12.50%) CSS
3 4 (10.00%) HTML5
4 3 (7.50%) CSS3
4 3 (7.50%) jQuery
5 1 (2.50%) .NET
5 1 (2.50%) ADO.NET
5 1 (2.50%) Ajax
5 1 (2.50%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (2.50%) Apache Flex
5 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.50%) Flash
5 1 (2.50%) React
5 1 (2.50%) React Native
5 1 (2.50%) Sass
5 1 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Social Media
1 5 (12.50%) User Experience
2 3 (7.50%) Animation
3 2 (5.00%) Graphic Design
3 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Digital Signage
4 1 (2.50%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.50%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Android
1 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.50%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) E-Commerce
2 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (12.50%) Functional Testing
3 5 (12.50%) OO
3 5 (12.50%) TDD
4 4 (10.00%) Post-Production
4 4 (10.00%) Web Development
5 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.50%) Brand Management
5 3 (7.50%) Change Management
5 3 (7.50%) Scrum
5 3 (7.50%) Social Media Management
5 3 (7.50%) User Stories
6 2 (5.00%) B2C
6 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.00%) Coaching
6 2 (5.00%) Iconography
6 2 (5.00%) Typography
6 2 (5.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (2.50%) PHP
4 1 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Adobe
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.50%) Alias
4 1 (2.50%) Autodesk
4 1 (2.50%) ESRI
4 1 (2.50%) Zend