Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 865 832 872
Rank change year-on-year -33 +40 -22
Contract jobs citing Photography 26 39 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.041% 0.029%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.074% 0.12% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 24 24
UK median daily rate £243 £331 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.79% -22.06% +129.73%
10th Percentile £142 £141 £249
90th Percentile £503 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £280 £375
% change year-on-year +11.61% -25.33% +114.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 -
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 35,106 32,501 37,490
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.84% 34.24% 34.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,815 21,102 24,580
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £251
90th Percentile £656 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,095 1,108 1,239
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £20.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £11.81 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +14.47% -9.52% +20.00%

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 16 July 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Photography over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Photography in the UK

Photography
Top 11 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 16 July 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 -34 25 £243 -30.71% 23
UK excluding London -30 13 £313 +11.61% 20
London -57 13 £243 -30.71% 3
North of England -22 6 £475 +35.71% 6
North West -24 6 £475 +35.71% 2
South East -32 3 - - 3
East of England +8 1 - - 4
West Midlands -18 1 £150 - 3
Midlands -19 1 £150 - 5
Scotland -37 1 - -
South West - 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Photography 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 with a requirement for Photography.

1 9 (34.62%) Photoshop
2 8 (30.77%) Visualisation
2 8 (30.77%) Android
2 8 (30.77%) User Experience
3 7 (26.92%) Apple iOS
4 6 (23.08%) Iconography
4 6 (23.08%) Wireframes
4 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (23.08%) Marketing
5 5 (19.23%) Animation
5 5 (19.23%) Project Management
5 5 (19.23%) Finance
5 5 (19.23%) Texturing
6 4 (15.38%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 4 (15.38%) ZBrush
6 4 (15.38%) 3D Modelling
6 4 (15.38%) Instructional Design
6 4 (15.38%) Workflow
6 4 (15.38%) Adobe
6 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 4 (15.38%) Project Planning
6 4 (15.38%) QA
6 4 (15.38%) Time Management
6 4 (15.38%) Retail
6 4 (15.38%) 3D Graphics
6 4 (15.38%) 3ds Max
6 4 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (11.54%) Banking
7 3 (11.54%) Copywriting
7 3 (11.54%) Degree

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 3 (11.54%) Marvel
2 1 (3.85%) ArcGIS
2 1 (3.85%) CMS
2 1 (3.85%) GeoServer
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Photoshop
2 4 (15.38%) 3ds Max
2 4 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (15.38%) ZBrush
3 2 (7.69%) InVision
4 1 (3.85%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (3.85%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.85%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (3.85%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Axure RP
1 3 (11.54%) JIRA
General
1 6 (23.08%) Marketing
2 5 (19.23%) Finance
3 4 (15.38%) Retail
4 3 (11.54%) Banking
5 2 (7.69%) Multimedia
5 2 (7.69%) Publishing
5 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
6 1 (3.85%) Advertising
6 1 (3.85%) Games
6 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Designer
2 5 (19.23%) UX Designer
3 4 (15.38%) 3D Modeller
3 4 (15.38%) UI Designer
3 4 (15.38%) UI/UX Designer
4 2 (7.69%) Creative Designer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Art Director
5 1 (3.85%) Conceptual Designer
5 1 (3.85%) Coordinator
5 1 (3.85%) Digital Executive
5 1 (3.85%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Engagement Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Games Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Head of Marketing
5 1 (3.85%) IT Technician
5 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Engagement Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (7.69%) Ajax
2 2 (7.69%) CSS
2 2 (7.69%) Flash
2 2 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) CGI
3 1 (3.85%) OpenCV
3 1 (3.85%) OpenGL
3 1 (3.85%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) User Experience
2 5 (19.23%) Animation
3 4 (15.38%) 3D Graphics
4 3 (11.54%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (7.69%) Graphic Design
5 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
5 2 (7.69%) Online Banking
6 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
6 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.85%) FMCG
6 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.85%) NHS
6 1 (3.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Android
2 7 (26.92%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.69%) Mac OS
4 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Visualisation
2 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) Iconography
2 6 (23.08%) Wireframes
3 5 (19.23%) Project Management
3 5 (19.23%) Texturing
4 4 (15.38%) 3D Modelling
4 4 (15.38%) Instructional Design
4 4 (15.38%) Project Planning
4 4 (15.38%) Time Management
4 4 (15.38%) Workflow
5 3 (11.54%) Copywriting
5 3 (11.54%) Market Research
5 3 (11.54%) Prototyping
5 3 (11.54%) Typography
6 2 (7.69%) Content Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Customer Insight
6 2 (7.69%) Ethnography
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
6 2 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (3.85%) C
3 1 (3.85%) C++
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) DBS Check
2 1 (3.85%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) PMO
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Adobe
2 1 (3.85%) Google
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Wrike