The table below looks at the statistics for InDesign skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited InDesign over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe InDesign
London / City of London
Rank - 148 179
Contract jobs citing InDesign 0 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.067% 0.16%
As % of the Applications category - 0.56% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 8
Median daily rate - £600 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +114.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £175 £263
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 - £31.13

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
275 359 533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.45% 11.99% 10.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 261 379
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £172 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 25
Median hourly rate £26.00 £15.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.33% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.50 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £28.00 £20.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.38 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-11.45% +9.16%

InDesign
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing InDesign as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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