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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe InDesign
Rank 525 520 508
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Contract jobs citing InDesign 54 31 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.066% 0.059%
As % of the Applications category 0.87% 0.51% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 15 10
Average daily rate
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£263 £260 £172
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.96% +51.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £180 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £275 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £260 £144
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +80.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 2
Average hourly rate £16.51 £21.50 £17.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.23% +21.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.48 £15.00 £11.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £24.14 £23.54
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.75 £24.15 £12.69
% change year-on-year
-59.61% +90.30%
InDesign
UK

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
6241 6120 5597
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.59% 13.07% 12.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3699 3368 2845
Average daily rate £325 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £130 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 658 603 688
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £9.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.83 £32.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.70
% change year-on-year
- -4.45%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +24 26 £275 +22.22% 11
South East -29 12 £225 -13.46% 9
Yorkshire - 10 £250 - 1
South West -25 3 £375 - 1
East Midlands +9 2 £225 - 1
North West -10 1 - - 2
Midlands - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 2
East of England - - - - 1
InDesign
UK

InDesign
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 91 (100.00%) Adobe
2 84 (92.31%) Photoshop
3 78 (85.71%) Adobe Illustrator
4 49 (53.85%) HTML
5 34 (37.36%) User Experience
6 33 (36.26%) CSS
7 31 (34.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 25 (27.47%) Dreamweaver
9 20 (21.98%) HTML5
10 18 (19.78%) Marketing
11 17 (18.68%) Axure RP
11 17 (18.68%) Finance
12 15 (16.48%) Microsoft
12 15 (16.48%) Acrobat
12 15 (16.48%) MS Office
13 14 (15.38%) E-Commerce
14 13 (14.29%) Degree
14 13 (14.29%) CSS3
15 12 (13.19%) MS Excel
16 9 (9.89%) JavaScript
16 9 (9.89%) OmniGraffle
17 8 (8.79%) MS Visio
17 8 (8.79%) Advertising
17 8 (8.79%) Publishing
17 8 (8.79%) Balsamiq Mockups
18 7 (7.69%) Graphic Design
18 7 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
18 7 (7.69%) E-Learning
18 7 (7.69%) Project Management
18 7 (7.69%) Fireworks

InDesign
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (4.40%) CMS
1 4 (4.40%) Drupal
1 4 (4.40%) WordPress
2 1 (1.10%) Lync
2 1 (1.10%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 84 (92.31%) Photoshop
2 78 (85.71%) Adobe Illustrator
3 31 (34.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 15 (16.48%) Acrobat
4 15 (16.48%) MS Office
5 12 (13.19%) MS Excel
6 9 (9.89%) OmniGraffle
7 8 (8.79%) MS Visio
8 7 (7.69%) Fireworks
8 7 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (6.59%) Adobe Captivate
10 4 (4.40%) Adobe Premiere
10 4 (4.40%) Adobe After Effects
11 3 (3.30%) CorelDRAW
12 2 (2.20%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) FTP
1 2 (2.20%) Intranet
2 1 (1.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.20%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (27.47%) Dreamweaver
2 17 (18.68%) Axure RP
3 8 (8.79%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 18 (19.78%) Marketing
2 17 (18.68%) Finance
3 8 (8.79%) Advertising
3 8 (8.79%) Publishing
4 6 (6.59%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.59%) Retail
5 5 (5.49%) Interactive Media
5 5 (5.49%) Banking
6 4 (4.40%) Manufacturing
7 3 (3.30%) Games
8 2 (2.20%) Legal
9 1 (1.10%) Electronics
9 1 (1.10%) Multimedia
9 1 (1.10%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 57 (62.64%) Designer
2 13 (14.29%) Photoshop Designer
2 13 (14.29%) Graphic Designer
3 12 (13.19%) UI Designer
3 12 (13.19%) Digital Designer
4 11 (12.09%) Web Designer
5 7 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 7 (7.69%) Developer
5 7 (7.69%) UX Designer
6 6 (6.59%) User Experience Architect
6 6 (6.59%) Junior Designer
6 6 (6.59%) Architect
6 6 (6.59%) Junior
6 6 (6.59%) E-Learning Developer
7 4 (4.40%) Marketing Manager
7 4 (4.40%) Junior Graphic Designer
7 4 (4.40%) Creative Designer
7 4 (4.40%) Marketing Project Manager
8 3 (3.30%) Visual Designer
8 3 (3.30%) Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (53.85%) HTML
2 33 (36.26%) CSS
3 20 (21.98%) HTML5
4 13 (14.29%) CSS3
5 6 (6.59%) Flash
6 4 (4.40%) jQuery
7 1 (1.10%) Apache Sling
7 1 (1.10%) Sass
7 1 (1.10%) LESS
7 1 (1.10%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.10%) J2SE
7 1 (1.10%) Ajax
7 1 (1.10%) OSGi
7 1 (1.10%) REST
7 1 (1.10%) XML
7 1 (1.10%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 34 (37.36%) User Experience
2 7 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 7 (7.69%) Graphic Design
2 7 (7.69%) E-Learning
3 6 (6.59%) Visualisation
3 6 (6.59%) Digital Media
4 3 (3.30%) Social Media
4 3 (3.30%) Learning Management System
5 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.20%) New Media
5 2 (2.20%) Open Source
5 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.20%) Statistics
5 2 (2.20%) W3C
6 1 (1.10%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.10%) GIS
6 1 (1.10%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.10%) Photography
6 1 (1.10%) Video Editing
6 1 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.69%) Windows
2 6 (6.59%) Android
3 5 (5.49%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.10%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.10%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.38%) E-Commerce
2 7 (7.69%) Project Management
3 6 (6.59%) Information Architecture
4 5 (5.49%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (4.40%) Time Management
5 4 (4.40%) Workflow
5 4 (4.40%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (4.40%) Asset Management
5 4 (4.40%) Email Marketing
6 3 (3.30%) Web Design
6 3 (3.30%) B2B
7 2 (2.20%) SEO
7 2 (2.20%) Content Management
7 2 (2.20%) Analytics
7 2 (2.20%) Rapid Prototyping
7 2 (2.20%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (1.10%) User Stories
8 1 (1.10%) Performance Management
8 1 (1.10%) Data Protection
8 1 (1.10%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.89%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.10%) ActionScript
2 1 (1.10%) VBA
2 1 (1.10%) R
2 1 (1.10%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (3.30%) HND
System Software
1 3 (3.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 91 (100.00%) Adobe
2 15 (16.48%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.69%) Apple
4 4 (4.40%) Google
5 3 (3.30%) SolidWorks
5 3 (3.30%) Quark
6 1 (1.10%) Mapinfo
6 1 (1.10%) Nokia
6 1 (1.10%) MobileIron
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