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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe InDesign
Rank 534 526 541
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Contract jobs citing InDesign 38 27 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.074% 0.056% 0.073%
As % of the Applications category 0.56% 0.45% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 9 20
Average daily rate
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£225 £194 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £150 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £298 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £150 £238
% change year-on-year
+133.33% -36.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +20.68%
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
6796 6061 7048
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.22% 12.57% 13.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3818 3346 3737
Average daily rate £340 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £155 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £502 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 680 591 730
Average hourly rate £15.81 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.41% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.14 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.95 £26.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +22 27 £213 -9.28% 6
East of England -16 6 £350 - 1
South East -3 4 £150 - 6
South West - 1 - -
West Midlands - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 2
East Midlands - - - - 2
North West - - - -
InDesign
UK

InDesign
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 109 (100.00%) Adobe
2 103 (94.50%) Photoshop
3 99 (90.83%) Adobe Illustrator
4 65 (59.63%) HTML
5 57 (52.29%) CSS
6 44 (40.37%) Flash
7 42 (38.53%) User Experience
8 28 (25.69%) Android
9 24 (22.02%) Social Media
10 23 (21.10%) Adobe After Effects
11 19 (17.43%) iPhone
12 18 (16.51%) OmniGraffle
12 18 (16.51%) Axure RP
13 17 (15.60%) Marketing
13 17 (15.60%) Fireworks
14 16 (14.68%) Dreamweaver
15 15 (13.76%) Mobile App
16 14 (12.84%) Degree
16 14 (12.84%) HTML5
16 14 (12.84%) Microsoft
17 13 (11.93%) JavaScript
17 13 (11.93%) Finance
17 13 (11.93%) Advertising
17 13 (11.93%) Stakeholder Management
17 13 (11.93%) CSS3
18 12 (11.01%) Apple iOS
18 12 (11.01%) Windows
19 11 (10.09%) E-Commerce
19 11 (10.09%) Project Management
19 11 (10.09%) Graphic Design

InDesign
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 3 (2.75%) CMS
1 3 (2.75%) Lync
2 2 (1.83%) Drupal
3 1 (0.92%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.92%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (0.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 103 (94.50%) Photoshop
2 99 (90.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 23 (21.10%) Adobe After Effects
4 18 (16.51%) OmniGraffle
5 17 (15.60%) Fireworks
6 11 (10.09%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (5.50%) MS Project
7 6 (5.50%) MS Office
8 4 (3.67%) MS Excel
9 3 (2.75%) Acrobat
9 3 (2.75%) MS Visio
10 2 (1.83%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.92%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Magento
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.92%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.75%) Intranet
2 2 (1.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (16.51%) Axure RP
2 16 (14.68%) Dreamweaver
3 5 (4.59%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 17 (15.60%) Marketing
2 13 (11.93%) Finance
2 13 (11.93%) Advertising
3 4 (3.67%) Games
4 3 (2.75%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.75%) Banking
4 3 (2.75%) Interactive Media
5 2 (1.83%) Publishing
6 1 (0.92%) Legal
6 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.92%) Retail
6 1 (0.92%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 96 (88.07%) Designer
2 27 (24.77%) Digital Designer
3 23 (21.10%) Photoshop Designer
4 20 (18.35%) User Experience Designer
5 16 (14.68%) Web Designer
6 15 (13.76%) Graphic Designer
7 10 (9.17%) UI Designer
8 9 (8.26%) Visual Designer
9 8 (7.34%) Developer
10 6 (5.50%) Junior Designer
10 6 (5.50%) Junior
11 4 (3.67%) Creative Designer
11 4 (3.67%) Senior Designer
11 4 (3.67%) Web Developer
12 3 (2.75%) Architect
12 3 (2.75%) Flash Developer
12 3 (2.75%) Flash Designer
12 3 (2.75%) User Experience Architect
13 2 (1.83%) Senior Visual Designer
13 2 (1.83%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (59.63%) HTML
2 57 (52.29%) CSS
3 44 (40.37%) Flash
4 14 (12.84%) HTML5
5 13 (11.93%) CSS3
6 5 (4.59%) jQuery
7 3 (2.75%) XHTML
7 3 (2.75%) XML
8 2 (1.83%) Ajax
8 2 (1.83%) .NET
9 1 (0.92%) Sass
9 1 (0.92%) LESS
9 1 (0.92%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 42 (38.53%) User Experience
2 24 (22.02%) Social Media
3 19 (17.43%) iPhone
4 15 (13.76%) Mobile App
5 11 (10.09%) Graphic Design
6 4 (3.67%) Digital Media
7 3 (2.75%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.75%) Animation
7 3 (2.75%) iPad
8 2 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.92%) NHS
9 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.92%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.92%) Statistics
9 1 (0.92%) Copywriting
9 1 (0.92%) Photography
9 1 (0.92%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.92%) Open Source
9 1 (0.92%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.69%) Android
2 12 (11.01%) Apple iOS
2 12 (11.01%) Windows
3 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (2.75%) Windows XP
3 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.83%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.92%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (11.93%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (10.09%) E-Commerce
2 11 (10.09%) Project Management
2 11 (10.09%) Responsive Web Design
3 9 (8.26%) Usability Testing
4 7 (6.42%) Test Scripting
5 5 (4.59%) Web Design
6 4 (3.67%) Email Marketing
6 4 (3.67%) User Experience Design
6 4 (3.67%) Information Architecture
6 4 (3.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (3.67%) OOP
6 4 (3.67%) OO
7 3 (2.75%) B2B
8 2 (1.83%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (1.83%) Analytics
8 2 (1.83%) Time Management
8 2 (1.83%) SEO
9 1 (0.92%) Mobile Commerce
9 1 (0.92%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.93%) JavaScript
2 4 (3.67%) Java
2 4 (3.67%) ActionScript
3 3 (2.75%) PHP
3 3 (2.75%) ActionScript 3.0
3 3 (2.75%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (0.92%) SQL
4 1 (0.92%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.92%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (12.84%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (3.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 109 (100.00%) Adobe
2 14 (12.84%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.17%) Apple
4 4 (3.67%) Facebook
4 4 (3.67%) Google
5 3 (2.75%) DoubleClick
5 3 (2.75%) Twitter
5 3 (2.75%) MobileIron
6 2 (1.83%) Nokia
7 1 (0.92%) Lotus
7 1 (0.92%) Quark
7 1 (0.92%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle
7 1 (0.92%) SAP
7 1 (0.92%) Macromedia
7 1 (0.92%) SolidWorks
7 1 (0.92%) Zend
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