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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe InDesign
Rank - 198 187
Contract jobs citing InDesign 0 4 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.073% 0.40%
As % of the Applications category - 0.65% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 6
Average daily rate - £400 £510
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £275 £250
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
-55.55% -
InDesign
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
338 620 696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.75% 11.39% 11.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 454 455
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £185 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £557 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 22 31
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.07 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.25% -8.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.65 £50.40 £22.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

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 13 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Adobe
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (33.33%) Typography
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Designer
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Designer
3 1 (33.33%) Graphic Designer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Designer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior UX Designer
3 1 (33.33%) UX Designer
3 1 (33.33%) Web Designer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Typography
1 1 (33.33%) Web Design
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe