The table below looks at the statistics for InDesign skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited InDesign over the 3 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe InDesign
Rank 548 533 539
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Contract jobs citing InDesign 40 27 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.056% 0.049%
As % of the Applications category 0.57% 0.44% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 11 13
Average daily rate
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£275 £229 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.35% -3.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £200 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £319
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £145 £238
% change year-on-year
+115.51% -38.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
7049 6109 6486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.26% 12.70% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3966 3396 3394
Average daily rate £340 £330 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £150 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 733 586 689
Average hourly rate £15.39 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.61% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.36 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £26.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £14.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+8.48% -7.93%

InDesign
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

InDesign Jobs Demand Trend in England

InDesign
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

InDesign Daily Rate Trend in England

InDesign
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing InDesign across the England region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

InDesign Daily Rate Histogram in England

InDesign
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

InDesign Hourly Rate Trend in England

InDesign
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing InDesign within the England region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +14 20 £220 -3.71% 10
South East -13 6 £150 - 5
East of England -20 6 £350 - 2
South West - 3 - - 3
Yorkshire - 3 £275 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £225 - 1
North West - - - - 3
West Midlands - - - - 1
InDesign
UK

InDesign
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 95 (100.00%) Adobe
2 91 (95.79%) Photoshop
3 86 (90.53%) Adobe Illustrator
4 55 (57.89%) HTML
5 47 (49.47%) CSS
6 39 (41.05%) User Experience
7 31 (32.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 29 (30.53%) Flash
9 24 (25.26%) Dreamweaver
10 20 (21.05%) Android
11 17 (17.89%) Axure RP
12 16 (16.84%) Social Media
13 15 (15.79%) OmniGraffle
13 15 (15.79%) iPhone
14 14 (14.74%) E-Commerce
15 13 (13.68%) Microsoft
15 13 (13.68%) Marketing
16 12 (12.63%) Advertising
17 11 (11.58%) Fireworks
17 11 (11.58%) HTML5
17 11 (11.58%) Mobile App
18 10 (10.53%) CSS3
18 10 (10.53%) Adobe After Effects
19 9 (9.47%) Degree
19 9 (9.47%) MS PowerPoint
19 9 (9.47%) Acrobat
19 9 (9.47%) Finance
19 9 (9.47%) Windows
20 8 (8.42%) Project Management
20 8 (8.42%) Apple iOS

InDesign
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 4 (4.21%) Drupal
2 3 (3.16%) WordPress
2 3 (3.16%) Lync
2 3 (3.16%) CMS
3 1 (1.05%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.05%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 91 (95.79%) Photoshop
2 86 (90.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 31 (32.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 15 (15.79%) OmniGraffle
5 11 (11.58%) Fireworks
6 10 (10.53%) Adobe After Effects
7 9 (9.47%) MS PowerPoint
7 9 (9.47%) Acrobat
8 7 (7.37%) MS Visio
8 7 (7.37%) MS Office
9 4 (4.21%) MS Excel
10 3 (3.16%) MS Project
10 3 (3.16%) CorelDRAW
11 2 (2.11%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (1.05%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.05%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.16%) Intranet
2 2 (2.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (25.26%) Dreamweaver
2 17 (17.89%) Axure RP
3 6 (6.32%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 13 (13.68%) Marketing
2 12 (12.63%) Advertising
3 9 (9.47%) Finance
4 5 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.26%) Games
4 5 (5.26%) Interactive Media
5 2 (2.11%) Retail
5 2 (2.11%) Legal
5 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.05%) Electronics
6 1 (1.05%) Banking
6 1 (1.05%) Publishing
6 1 (1.05%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.05%) Music Industry
6 1 (1.05%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 75 (78.95%) Designer
2 25 (26.32%) Digital Designer
3 20 (21.05%) Photoshop Designer
4 16 (16.84%) UX Designer
5 14 (14.74%) Web Designer
6 12 (12.63%) Graphic Designer
7 7 (7.37%) UI Designer
8 5 (5.26%) Architect
8 5 (5.26%) User Experience Architect
9 4 (4.21%) Visual Designer
9 4 (4.21%) Senior Designer
9 4 (4.21%) Junior Designer
9 4 (4.21%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.21%) Junior
10 3 (3.16%) Author
10 3 (3.16%) Technical Author
10 3 (3.16%) Creative Designer
11 2 (2.11%) Marketing Project Manager
11 2 (2.11%) 2nd Line Support
11 2 (2.11%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (57.89%) HTML
2 47 (49.47%) CSS
3 29 (30.53%) Flash
4 11 (11.58%) HTML5
5 10 (10.53%) CSS3
6 3 (3.16%) XML
7 1 (1.05%) .NET
7 1 (1.05%) Sass
7 1 (1.05%) LESS
7 1 (1.05%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.05%) Ajax
7 1 (1.05%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 39 (41.05%) User Experience
2 16 (16.84%) Social Media
3 15 (15.79%) iPhone
4 11 (11.58%) Mobile App
5 7 (7.37%) Graphic Design
6 5 (5.26%) Digital Media
7 3 (3.16%) Blackberry
7 3 (3.16%) Visualisation
7 3 (3.16%) iPad
8 1 (1.05%) Open Source
8 1 (1.05%) E-Learning
8 1 (1.05%) Statistics
8 1 (1.05%) Copywriting
8 1 (1.05%) NHS
8 1 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.05%) Android
2 9 (9.47%) Windows
3 8 (8.42%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.16%) Windows XP
4 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.11%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.74%) E-Commerce
2 8 (8.42%) Project Management
3 7 (7.37%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (6.32%) Information Architecture
5 5 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (5.26%) Test Scripting
6 4 (4.21%) UX Design
6 4 (4.21%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (4.21%) Email Marketing
7 3 (3.16%) B2B
7 3 (3.16%) Usability Testing
8 2 (2.11%) Analytics
8 2 (2.11%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (2.11%) Web Design
8 2 (2.11%) SEO
8 2 (2.11%) Time Management
9 1 (1.05%) Brand Management
9 1 (1.05%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (1.05%) Web Analytics
9 1 (1.05%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.32%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.05%) PHP
2 1 (1.05%) SQL
2 1 (1.05%) ActionScript
2 1 (1.05%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (9.47%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (4.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.16%) SCCM
Vendors
1 95 (100.00%) Adobe
2 13 (13.68%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.37%) Apple
4 4 (4.21%) Google
5 3 (3.16%) MobileIron
5 3 (3.16%) SolidWorks
6 2 (2.11%) Nokia
7 1 (1.05%) Lotus
7 1 (1.05%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.05%) Quark
7 1 (1.05%) Macromedia
7 1 (1.05%) Oracle
7 1 (1.05%) SAP
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