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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited InDesign over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe InDesign
Rank 189 211 215
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +4
Contract jobs citing InDesign 10 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.083% 0.090%
As % of the Applications category 1.35% 0.68% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Average daily rate
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£183 £229 £208
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.13% +9.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £166 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £238 £231
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £150 £238
% change year-on-year
+125.00% -36.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 £14.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
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London

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
741 878 930
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.56% 12.11% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 572 638
Average daily rate £374 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £175 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 55 65
Average hourly rate £20.50 £19.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.85 £61.40 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.29%

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 29 August 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 40 (100.00%) Adobe
2 38 (95.00%) Photoshop
2 38 (95.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 26 (65.00%) HTML
4 24 (60.00%) CSS
4 24 (60.00%) Android
5 22 (55.00%) Flash
6 18 (45.00%) Social Media
7 17 (42.50%) iPhone
8 9 (22.50%) Adobe After Effects
9 8 (20.00%) Degree
10 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (17.50%) Fireworks
11 6 (15.00%) Finance
11 6 (15.00%) Usability Testing
11 6 (15.00%) Axure RP
12 5 (12.50%) Mobile App
12 5 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
13 4 (10.00%) Apple
13 4 (10.00%) Dreamweaver
13 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
13 4 (10.00%) Windows
13 4 (10.00%) Marketing
13 4 (10.00%) OmniGraffle
14 3 (7.50%) Graphic Design
14 3 (7.50%) Apple iOS
14 3 (7.50%) Responsive Web Design
14 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
14 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
15 2 (5.00%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 38 (95.00%) Photoshop
1 38 (95.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (22.50%) Adobe After Effects
3 7 (17.50%) Fireworks
4 5 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (10.00%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
7 2 (5.00%) MS Project
7 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Axure RP
2 4 (10.00%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (5.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Marketing
3 2 (5.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
4 1 (2.50%) Publishing
4 1 (2.50%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 37 (92.50%) Designer
2 19 (47.50%) Digital Designer
3 6 (15.00%) Visual Designer
3 6 (15.00%) Photoshop Designer
4 4 (10.00%) User Experience Designer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Designer
5 3 (7.50%) Graphic Designer
6 2 (5.00%) UI Designer
6 2 (5.00%) Web Designer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Visual Designer
7 1 (2.50%) Communications Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (65.00%) HTML
2 24 (60.00%) CSS
3 22 (55.00%) Flash
4 2 (5.00%) HTML5
4 2 (5.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 18 (45.00%) Social Media
2 17 (42.50%) iPhone
3 5 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 3 (7.50%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.50%) Photography
5 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (60.00%) Android
2 4 (10.00%) Windows
3 3 (7.50%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (15.00%) Usability Testing
3 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
3 3 (7.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (5.00%) Project Management
4 2 (5.00%) Information Architecture
4 2 (5.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (2.50%) Time Management
5 1 (2.50%) User Experience Design
5 1 (2.50%) Product Management
5 1 (2.50%) Direct Marketing
5 1 (2.50%) Use Case
5 1 (2.50%) Email Marketing
5 1 (2.50%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) Adobe
2 4 (10.00%) Apple
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) Google
3 2 (5.00%) Nokia