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 1 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe InDesign
Rank 529 533 531
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing InDesign 46 28 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.090% 0.057% 0.083%
As % of the Applications category 0.69% 0.45% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 10 21
Average daily rate
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£250 £150 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -36.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £145 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £295 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £150 £238
% change year-on-year
+125.00% -36.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +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
6671 6176 7011
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.04% 12.66% 13.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3792 3407 3708
Average daily rate £345 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £150 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 675 610 731
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.13 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £16.20
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -5.83%

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 1 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 1 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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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 +18 36 £219 -8.85% 5
East of England -22 6 £350 +144.32% 1
South East -8 4 £238 +58.33% 2
South West - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 3
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UK

InDesign
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 121 (100.00%) Adobe
2 113 (93.39%) Photoshop
3 110 (90.91%) Adobe Illustrator
4 71 (58.68%) HTML
5 61 (50.41%) CSS
6 45 (37.19%) Flash
7 30 (24.79%) Android
8 28 (23.14%) Social Media
9 25 (20.66%) Adobe After Effects
10 21 (17.36%) Axure RP
11 20 (16.53%) iPhone
12 19 (15.70%) Marketing
13 18 (14.88%) OmniGraffle
14 17 (14.05%) Fireworks
15 16 (13.22%) Degree
16 15 (12.40%) Finance
16 15 (12.40%) Dreamweaver
16 15 (12.40%) Microsoft
16 15 (12.40%) Mobile App
17 14 (11.57%) Responsive Web Design
18 13 (10.74%) HTML5
18 13 (10.74%) JavaScript
18 13 (10.74%) Advertising
18 13 (10.74%) Stakeholder Management
18 13 (10.74%) Graphic Design
19 12 (9.92%) Windows
19 12 (9.92%) Apple iOS
19 12 (9.92%) CSS3
20 11 (9.09%) E-Commerce
20 11 (9.09%) Project Management

InDesign
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 4 (3.31%) CMS
2 3 (2.48%) Drupal
2 3 (2.48%) Lync
3 2 (1.65%) WordPress
4 1 (0.83%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.83%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.83%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 113 (93.39%) Photoshop
2 110 (90.91%) Adobe Illustrator
3 25 (20.66%) Adobe After Effects
4 18 (14.88%) OmniGraffle
5 17 (14.05%) Fireworks
6 11 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (6.61%) MS Office
8 6 (4.96%) MS Project
9 5 (4.13%) MS Excel
10 3 (2.48%) MS Visio
11 2 (1.65%) Acrobat
11 2 (1.65%) Adobe Premiere
11 2 (1.65%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.65%) Magento
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.48%) Intranet
2 2 (1.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.83%) MySQL
1 1 (0.83%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (17.36%) Axure RP
2 15 (12.40%) Dreamweaver
3 8 (6.61%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 19 (15.70%) Marketing
2 15 (12.40%) Finance
3 13 (10.74%) Advertising
4 6 (4.96%) Games
5 4 (3.31%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.48%) Banking
6 3 (2.48%) Publishing
6 3 (2.48%) Interactive Media
7 2 (1.65%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.83%) Retail
8 1 (0.83%) Legal
8 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.83%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 106 (87.60%) Designer
2 29 (23.97%) Digital Designer
3 24 (19.83%) User Experience Designer
4 22 (18.18%) Photoshop Designer
5 20 (16.53%) Graphic Designer
6 15 (12.40%) Web Designer
7 11 (9.09%) UI Designer
8 9 (7.44%) Visual Designer
8 9 (7.44%) Developer
9 6 (4.96%) Junior
9 6 (4.96%) Junior Designer
10 5 (4.13%) Senior Designer
10 5 (4.13%) Web Developer
11 4 (3.31%) Creative Designer
12 3 (2.48%) User Experience Architect
12 3 (2.48%) Architect
12 3 (2.48%) Analyst
12 3 (2.48%) Flash Developer
12 3 (2.48%) Flash Designer
13 2 (1.65%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (58.68%) HTML
2 61 (50.41%) CSS
3 45 (37.19%) Flash
4 13 (10.74%) HTML5
5 12 (9.92%) CSS3
6 6 (4.96%) jQuery
7 3 (2.48%) XHTML
7 3 (2.48%) XML
8 2 (1.65%) .NET
8 2 (1.65%) Ajax
9 1 (0.83%) Sass
9 1 (0.83%) LESS
9 1 (0.83%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 28 (23.14%) Social Media
2 20 (16.53%) iPhone
3 15 (12.40%) Mobile App
4 13 (10.74%) Graphic Design
5 4 (3.31%) Animation
5 4 (3.31%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.48%) iPad
6 3 (2.48%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.48%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.83%) Statistics
7 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.83%) Photography
7 1 (0.83%) Copywriting
7 1 (0.83%) RIA
7 1 (0.83%) FMCG
7 1 (0.83%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.83%) Open Source
7 1 (0.83%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 30 (24.79%) Android
2 12 (9.92%) Windows
2 12 (9.92%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (2.48%) Windows XP
3 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.65%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (11.57%) Responsive Web Design
2 13 (10.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 11 (9.09%) Project Management
4 9 (7.44%) Usability Testing
5 7 (5.79%) Test Scripting
5 7 (5.79%) Information Architecture
5 7 (5.79%) Web Design
6 4 (3.31%) Email Marketing
6 4 (3.31%) B2B
6 4 (3.31%) OOP
6 4 (3.31%) OO
6 4 (3.31%) Analytics
6 4 (3.31%) User Experience Design
7 3 (2.48%) SEO
7 3 (2.48%) Use Case
8 2 (1.65%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (1.65%) Time Management
9 1 (0.83%) Product Management
9 1 (0.83%) Brand Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.74%) JavaScript
2 4 (3.31%) PHP
2 4 (3.31%) Java
2 4 (3.31%) ActionScript
3 3 (2.48%) ActionScript 3.0
3 3 (2.48%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (0.83%) C#
4 1 (0.83%) SQL
4 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (13.22%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (3.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 121 (100.00%) Adobe
2 15 (12.40%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.44%) Apple
4 4 (3.31%) Google
4 4 (3.31%) Facebook
5 3 (2.48%) Twitter
5 3 (2.48%) MobileIron
5 3 (2.48%) DoubleClick
6 2 (1.65%) Nokia
7 1 (0.83%) Lotus
7 1 (0.83%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.83%) Quark
7 1 (0.83%) Macromedia
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle
7 1 (0.83%) SAP
7 1 (0.83%) Zend