The first table below looks at the demand for InDesign skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited InDesign over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the City of London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe InDesign
Rank 186 210 224
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +14
Contract jobs citing InDesign 17 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.042% 0.10%
As % of the Applications category 2.42% 0.35% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Average daily rate
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£183 £150 £186
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% -19.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £150 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £150 £231
UK excluding London average daily rate £232 £150 £186
% change year-on-year
+54.50% -19.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 - -
Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
703 869 1039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.02% 12.22% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 584 691
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £186 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £310 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.61% +0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 48 61
Average hourly rate £20.50 £20.05 £17.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.24% +12.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.80 £37.40 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
InDesign
London

InDesign
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing InDesign across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

InDesign Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

InDesign
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing InDesign across the City of London region.

InDesign Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

InDesign
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing InDesign across the City of London region.

InDesign Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

InDesign
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing InDesign also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited InDesign.

1 42 (100.00%) Adobe
2 40 (95.24%) Photoshop
3 38 (90.48%) Adobe Illustrator
4 28 (66.67%) HTML
5 26 (61.90%) CSS
5 26 (61.90%) Android
6 25 (59.52%) Flash
7 20 (47.62%) Social Media
8 19 (45.24%) iPhone
9 9 (21.43%) Adobe After Effects
10 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (16.67%) Fireworks
11 6 (14.29%) Finance
11 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
11 6 (14.29%) Usability Testing
11 6 (14.29%) Degree
11 6 (14.29%) Axure RP
12 5 (11.90%) Mobile App
12 5 (11.90%) MS PowerPoint
12 5 (11.90%) MS Office
12 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
13 4 (9.52%) Windows
13 4 (9.52%) OmniGraffle
14 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
14 3 (7.14%) Marketing
14 3 (7.14%) Graphic Design
14 3 (7.14%) Photography
15 2 (4.76%) Test Scripting
15 2 (4.76%) Time Management
15 2 (4.76%) Balsamiq Mockups

InDesign
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing InDesign also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited InDesign. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 40 (95.24%) Photoshop
2 38 (90.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (21.43%) Adobe After Effects
4 7 (16.67%) Fireworks
5 5 (11.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (11.90%) MS Office
5 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
6 4 (9.52%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (4.76%) MS Project
8 1 (2.38%) Acrobat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Axure RP
2 2 (4.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.38%) Dreamweaver
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Marketing
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Advertising
4 1 (2.38%) Publishing
4 1 (2.38%) Polish Language
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (90.48%) Designer
2 21 (50.00%) Digital Designer
3 6 (14.29%) Visual Designer
4 4 (9.52%) User Experience Designer
4 4 (9.52%) Photoshop Designer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Designer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Visual Designer
6 2 (4.76%) Graphic Designer
6 2 (4.76%) UI Designer
7 1 (2.38%) Software Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Junior
7 1 (2.38%) Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Communications Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Junior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (66.67%) HTML
2 26 (61.90%) CSS
3 25 (59.52%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 20 (47.62%) Social Media
2 19 (45.24%) iPhone
3 5 (11.90%) Mobile App
4 3 (7.14%) Graphic Design
4 3 (7.14%) Photography
5 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (61.90%) Android
2 4 (9.52%) Windows
3 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (14.29%) Usability Testing
3 2 (4.76%) Test Scripting
3 2 (4.76%) Time Management
3 2 (4.76%) Web Design
3 2 (4.76%) Project Management
3 2 (4.76%) Information Architecture
4 1 (2.38%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (2.38%) Analytics
4 1 (2.38%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce
4 1 (2.38%) Business Development
4 1 (2.38%) Direct Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Use Case
4 1 (2.38%) Email Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience Design
4 1 (2.38%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) Adobe
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.76%) Nokia
3 2 (4.76%) Apple
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