Period
to 17 January 2018

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 6 months to 17 January 2018 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
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 861 845 820
Rank change year-on-year -16 -25 +23
Contract jobs citing Photography 35 20 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.021% 0.049%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.063% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 14 38
UK median daily rate £204 £362 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.64% -3.60% +22.95%
10th Percentile £126 £176 £150
90th Percentile £425 £509 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £167
% change year-on-year -11.76% +154.88% +1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 2
UK median hourly rate £19.50 - £19.06
10th Percentile £16.25 - £19.04
90th Percentile £21.00 - £19.08
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 - -

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

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 33,641 31,852 34,790
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.54% 32.72% 32.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,524 20,759 22,150
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £240
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £394 £380
% change year-on-year +1.46% +3.75% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 954 1,119 1,392
UK median hourly rate £21.70 £20.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.85% +2.50% +13.64%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.32 £11.25
90th Percentile £49.25 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.11 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.54% - +14.29%

Photography
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Photography as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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 10 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 6 months to 17 January 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
England +10 32 £188 -48.13% 16
London -12 19 £175 -49.64% 3
UK excluding London +31 14 £375 -11.76% 13
North of England +54 9 - - 3
North West +24 9 - - 1
East of England - 2 £350 - 4
Midlands +7 1 £400 -5.88% 1
South East -21 1 £250 +51.52% 3
West Midlands - 1 £400 - 1
Scotland - 1 £450 -

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 18 (51.43%) Adobe
2 17 (48.57%) Photoshop
3 12 (34.29%) Visualisation
4 11 (31.43%) Animation
4 11 (31.43%) Wireframes
5 10 (28.57%) Graphic Design
6 9 (25.71%) Project Planning
6 9 (25.71%) 3D Graphics
6 9 (25.71%) 3ds Max
6 9 (25.71%) Time Management
6 9 (25.71%) ZBrush
6 9 (25.71%) 3D Modelling
6 9 (25.71%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 9 (25.71%) Texturing
7 8 (22.86%) Social Media
8 7 (20.00%) Typography
8 7 (20.00%) Degree
9 6 (17.14%) Marketing
9 6 (17.14%) Adobe Illustrator
9 6 (17.14%) Retail
10 5 (14.29%) Advertising
11 4 (11.43%) Project Management
11 4 (11.43%) Finance
11 4 (11.43%) HTML
11 4 (11.43%) InDesign
11 4 (11.43%) Web Design
11 4 (11.43%) Web Development
12 3 (8.57%) QA
12 3 (8.57%) Adobe Premiere
12 3 (8.57%) Adobe After Effects

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 1 (2.86%) Confluence
1 1 (2.86%) GeoServer
1 1 (2.86%) Marvel
Applications
1 17 (48.57%) Photoshop
2 9 (25.71%) 3ds Max
2 9 (25.71%) ZBrush
3 6 (17.14%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (11.43%) InDesign
5 3 (8.57%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (8.57%) Adobe Premiere
5 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (2.86%) Chatbot
6 1 (2.86%) InVision
6 1 (2.86%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (2.86%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.86%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) GIS
1 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.86%) QGIS
1 1 (2.86%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (5.71%) JIRA
2 1 (2.86%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.86%) Bower
2 1 (2.86%) DBeaver
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) Hudson
2 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
2 1 (2.86%) webpack
General
1 6 (17.14%) Marketing
1 6 (17.14%) Retail
2 5 (14.29%) Advertising
3 4 (11.43%) Finance
4 2 (5.71%) Publishing
5 1 (2.86%) Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Games
5 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Designer
2 7 (20.00%) 3D Modeller
3 6 (17.14%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Digital Designer
4 3 (8.57%) Graphic Designer
5 2 (5.71%) 3D Artist
5 2 (5.71%) Digital Producer
5 2 (5.71%) UI Designer
6 1 (2.86%) Content Editor
6 1 (2.86%) Coordinator
6 1 (2.86%) Developer
6 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Integration Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Integration Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Junior
6 1 (2.86%) Marketing Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior GIS Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 4 (11.43%) HTML
3 2 (5.71%) CSS
3 2 (5.71%) Flash
4 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.86%) CGI
4 1 (2.86%) Flask
4 1 (2.86%) HTML5
4 1 (2.86%) jQuery
4 1 (2.86%) Node.js
4 1 (2.86%) OpenLayers
4 1 (2.86%) PostGIS
4 1 (2.86%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Animation
2 10 (28.57%) Graphic Design
3 9 (25.71%) 3D Graphics
4 8 (22.86%) Social Media
5 3 (8.57%) User Experience
6 2 (5.71%) Digital Media
7 1 (2.86%) Blog
7 1 (2.86%) FMCG
7 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.86%) Motion Graphics
7 1 (2.86%) Podcast
7 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
1 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Visualisation
2 11 (31.43%) Wireframes
3 9 (25.71%) 3D Modelling
3 9 (25.71%) Project Planning
3 9 (25.71%) Texturing
3 9 (25.71%) Time Management
4 7 (20.00%) Typography
5 4 (11.43%) Project Management
5 4 (11.43%) Web Design
5 4 (11.43%) Web Development
6 2 (5.71%) Brand Management
6 2 (5.71%) Front End Development
6 2 (5.71%) Logistics
6 2 (5.71%) Prototyping
7 1 (2.86%) Aerial Photography
7 1 (2.86%) Creative Thinking
7 1 (2.86%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
7 1 (2.86%) Quantitative Research
7 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.86%) ES6
2 1 (2.86%) Java
2 1 (2.86%) Perl
2 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.86%) Python
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.86%) HND
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Docker
1 1 (2.86%) GeoWebCache
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Adobe
2 3 (8.57%) Facebook
2 3 (8.57%) Twitter
3 1 (2.86%) Google
3 1 (2.86%) VMware