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 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe InDesign
Rank 545 515 482
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -33
Contract jobs citing InDesign 31 45 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.094% 0.087%
As % of the Applications category 0.52% 0.71% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 17
Average daily rate
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£338 £239 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.36% -6.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £168 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £465 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £275 £205
% change year-on-year
- +34.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 3
Average hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% +115.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - £10.00
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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
6004 6317 5509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.24% 13.23% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3320 3312 2835
Average daily rate £350 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £150 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 595 616 655
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £38.87 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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 30 March 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing InDesign across the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

InDesign Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 March 2015. 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 -2 18 £360 +58.24% 14
South East -26 6 £198 -34.16% 9
Yorkshire - 3 £288 - 1
East of England +12 2 £275 - 5
North West - 2 - - 2
South West - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 2
Midlands - - - -
InDesign
UK

InDesign
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 84 (100.00%) Adobe
2 75 (89.29%) Photoshop
3 71 (84.52%) Adobe Illustrator
4 46 (54.76%) HTML
5 29 (34.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 28 (33.33%) User Experience
6 28 (33.33%) CSS
7 18 (21.43%) HTML5
7 18 (21.43%) Axure RP
8 17 (20.24%) Microsoft
9 16 (19.05%) Finance
9 16 (19.05%) Marketing
10 15 (17.86%) MS Office
11 14 (16.67%) Publishing
12 13 (15.48%) JavaScript
12 13 (15.48%) Dreamweaver
13 12 (14.29%) Acrobat
14 11 (13.10%) MS Excel
14 11 (13.10%) Degree
15 10 (11.90%) Apple
15 10 (11.90%) E-Learning
15 10 (11.90%) CSS3
16 9 (10.71%) Flash
16 9 (10.71%) Adobe Captivate
17 8 (9.52%) Retail
17 8 (9.52%) jQuery
17 8 (9.52%) Information Architecture
17 8 (9.52%) Windows
17 8 (9.52%) E-Commerce
17 8 (9.52%) MS Visio

InDesign
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 8 (9.52%) CMS
2 4 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.57%) Drupal
3 3 (3.57%) Umbraco
3 3 (3.57%) WordPress
3 3 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.19%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 75 (89.29%) Photoshop
2 71 (84.52%) Adobe Illustrator
3 29 (34.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 15 (17.86%) MS Office
5 12 (14.29%) Acrobat
6 11 (13.10%) MS Excel
7 9 (10.71%) Adobe Captivate
8 8 (9.52%) MS Visio
9 6 (7.14%) OmniGraffle
9 6 (7.14%) Adobe After Effects
10 5 (5.95%) MS PowerPoint
11 4 (4.76%) Fireworks
12 3 (3.57%) Adobe Premiere
13 2 (2.38%) Final Cut Pro
14 1 (1.19%) CINEMA 4D
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.76%) Office 365
2 3 (3.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) Broadband
1 2 (2.38%) FTP
2 1 (1.19%) Internet
2 1 (1.19%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.19%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (21.43%) Axure RP
2 13 (15.48%) Dreamweaver
3 5 (5.95%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (3.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.38%) GCC
General
1 16 (19.05%) Finance
1 16 (19.05%) Marketing
2 14 (16.67%) Publishing
3 8 (9.52%) Retail
4 6 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 5 (5.95%) Interactive Media
6 4 (4.76%) Banking
6 4 (4.76%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.38%) Legal
7 2 (2.38%) Arabic Language
8 1 (1.19%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.19%) Music Industry
8 1 (1.19%) Advertising
8 1 (1.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 45 (53.57%) Designer
2 16 (19.05%) UI Designer
3 13 (15.48%) Developer
4 12 (14.29%) Graphic Designer
5 10 (11.90%) Web Designer
6 9 (10.71%) E-Learning Developer
7 7 (8.33%) Junior
7 7 (8.33%) Architect
7 7 (8.33%) Junior Designer
8 6 (7.14%) Project Manager
8 6 (7.14%) Junior Web Designer
8 6 (7.14%) Junior Graphic Designer
8 6 (7.14%) User Experience Architect
9 4 (4.76%) Marketing Manager
9 4 (4.76%) Senior Designer
9 4 (4.76%) Marketing Project Manager
9 4 (4.76%) UX Designer
10 3 (3.57%) Photoshop Designer
10 3 (3.57%) Web Developer
10 3 (3.57%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (54.76%) HTML
2 28 (33.33%) CSS
3 18 (21.43%) HTML5
4 10 (11.90%) CSS3
5 9 (10.71%) Flash
6 8 (9.52%) jQuery
7 3 (3.57%) Sass
7 3 (3.57%) .NET
8 1 (1.19%) XML
8 1 (1.19%) XSLT
8 1 (1.19%) J2SE
8 1 (1.19%) OSGi
8 1 (1.19%) REST
8 1 (1.19%) Apache Sling
Miscellaneous
1 28 (33.33%) User Experience
2 10 (11.90%) E-Learning
3 7 (8.33%) Visualisation
4 6 (7.14%) Graphic Design
4 6 (7.14%) Digital Media
5 4 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.76%) iPad
6 3 (3.57%) Learning Management System
6 3 (3.57%) Photography
7 2 (2.38%) Video Editing
7 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.38%) W3C
7 2 (2.38%) Social Media
7 2 (2.38%) New Media
7 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.19%) Open Source
8 1 (1.19%) GIS
8 1 (1.19%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.19%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (1.19%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.52%) Windows
2 5 (5.95%) Android
2 5 (5.95%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (9.52%) E-Commerce
1 8 (9.52%) Information Architecture
2 7 (8.33%) Content Management
3 6 (7.14%) Web Design
4 5 (5.95%) Workflow
4 5 (5.95%) Project Management
5 4 (4.76%) Time Management
5 4 (4.76%) Asset Management
5 4 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.38%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (2.38%) Rapid Prototyping
8 1 (1.19%) User Stories
8 1 (1.19%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (1.19%) Mobile Development
8 1 (1.19%) Data Management
8 1 (1.19%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.19%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.19%) SOA
8 1 (1.19%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.48%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.38%) ActionScript
3 1 (1.19%) VBA
3 1 (1.19%) R
3 1 (1.19%) C
3 1 (1.19%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (13.10%) Degree
2 4 (4.76%) HND
System Software
1 5 (5.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 84 (100.00%) Adobe
2 17 (20.24%) Microsoft
3 10 (11.90%) Apple
4 3 (3.57%) EPiServer
4 3 (3.57%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.38%) Quark
6 1 (1.19%) Mapinfo
6 1 (1.19%) hybris
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