The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 28 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.

Adobe Photoshop
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 78 56
Rank change year-on-year +14 -22  
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 1 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.14% 0.29% 0.95%
As % of the Applications category 1.04% 2.27% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
Median daily rate £275 £115 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +139.13% -61.66%  
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 £15.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year -11.42% -10.25%  

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 Wales with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 96 88 75
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 13.69% 12.81% 10.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 52 41
Median daily rate £190 £300 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £118 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £405 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 8
Median hourly rate £12.00 £13.20 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +6.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.96 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £13.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

Photoshop
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Photoshop in Wales

Photoshop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Photoshop in Wales

Photoshop
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
South Wales +18 1 £275 +139.13%
Photoshop
UK

For the 6 months to 28 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 Wales region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) WCAG
1 2 (100.00%) WAI
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
1 2 (100.00%) Rapid Prototyping
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) W3C
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Wireframes
1 2 (100.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services

Photoshop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Prototyping
1 2 (100.00%) Rapid Prototyping
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) WAI
1 2 (100.00%) WCAG