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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe InDesign
Rank 507 511 485
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -26
Contract jobs citing InDesign 50 28 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.064% 0.074%
As % of the Applications category 0.89% 0.48% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 12
Average daily rate
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£300 £260 £237
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +9.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £176 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £319 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £260 £144
% change year-on-year
+10.57% +80.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% +115.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +80.00%
InDesign
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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
5589 5861 5224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.03% 13.33% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3221 3181 2707
Average daily rate £338 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £135 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 547 564 651
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.29 £10.50 £9.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £32.60 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -

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 January 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 January 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 January 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 +1 20 £310 +50.30% 9
South East -1 13 £200 -23.07% 6
Yorkshire - 11 £275 - 1
North West - 3 - - 2
South West -15 2 £375 - 2
East of England 0 1 - - 8
West Midlands - - - - 3
East Midlands - - - - 3
Midlands - - - -
InDesign
UK

InDesign
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 91 (100.00%) Adobe
2 85 (93.41%) Photoshop
3 78 (85.71%) Adobe Illustrator
4 51 (56.04%) HTML
5 33 (36.26%) CSS
6 28 (30.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 26 (28.57%) User Experience
7 26 (28.57%) HTML5
8 23 (25.27%) Dreamweaver
9 18 (19.78%) Microsoft
10 17 (18.68%) Acrobat
10 17 (18.68%) Finance
10 17 (18.68%) Axure RP
10 17 (18.68%) CSS3
11 16 (17.58%) Marketing
12 15 (16.48%) MS Office
13 13 (14.29%) Degree
14 12 (13.19%) MS Excel
15 11 (12.09%) JavaScript
16 10 (10.99%) Publishing
16 10 (10.99%) E-Learning
16 10 (10.99%) E-Commerce
17 9 (9.89%) Flash
18 8 (8.79%) Apple
18 8 (8.79%) MS Visio
18 8 (8.79%) Graphic Design
18 8 (8.79%) Adobe Captivate
18 8 (8.79%) OmniGraffle
19 7 (7.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
19 7 (7.69%) Retail

InDesign
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (6.59%) CMS
2 4 (4.40%) Drupal
2 4 (4.40%) WordPress
3 2 (2.20%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (2.20%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.10%) Lync
4 1 (1.10%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 85 (93.41%) Photoshop
2 78 (85.71%) Adobe Illustrator
3 28 (30.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 17 (18.68%) Acrobat
5 15 (16.48%) MS Office
6 12 (13.19%) MS Excel
7 8 (8.79%) MS Visio
7 8 (8.79%) Adobe Captivate
7 8 (8.79%) OmniGraffle
8 6 (6.59%) Fireworks
8 6 (6.59%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (5.49%) Adobe After Effects
10 3 (3.30%) CorelDRAW
10 3 (3.30%) Adobe Premiere
11 2 (2.20%) Final Cut Pro
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) Broadband
1 2 (2.20%) FTP
1 2 (2.20%) Intranet
2 1 (1.10%) Internet
2 1 (1.10%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.20%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (25.27%) Dreamweaver
2 17 (18.68%) Axure RP
3 7 (7.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (2.20%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (18.68%) Finance
2 16 (17.58%) Marketing
3 10 (10.99%) Publishing
4 7 (7.69%) Retail
5 6 (6.59%) Telecoms
6 5 (5.49%) Interactive Media
6 5 (5.49%) Banking
7 4 (4.40%) Games
7 4 (4.40%) Manufacturing
8 3 (3.30%) Advertising
9 2 (2.20%) Legal
10 1 (1.10%) Music Industry
10 1 (1.10%) Multimedia
10 1 (1.10%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 55 (60.44%) Designer
2 15 (16.48%) Graphic Designer
3 14 (15.38%) Web Designer
4 12 (13.19%) UI Designer
5 11 (12.09%) Developer
6 10 (10.99%) Photoshop Designer
7 9 (9.89%) Digital Designer
8 8 (8.79%) Junior
8 8 (8.79%) Junior Designer
8 8 (8.79%) E-Learning Developer
9 7 (7.69%) Project Manager
10 6 (6.59%) Architect
10 6 (6.59%) Junior Web Designer
10 6 (6.59%) Junior Graphic Designer
10 6 (6.59%) UX Designer
10 6 (6.59%) User Experience Architect
11 5 (5.49%) Creative Designer
12 4 (4.40%) Marketing Manager
12 4 (4.40%) Marketing Project Manager
13 3 (3.30%) Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (56.04%) HTML
2 33 (36.26%) CSS
3 26 (28.57%) HTML5
4 17 (18.68%) CSS3
5 9 (9.89%) Flash
6 6 (6.59%) jQuery
7 3 (3.30%) Sass
8 2 (2.20%) XML
8 2 (2.20%) .NET
9 1 (1.10%) OSGi
9 1 (1.10%) REST
9 1 (1.10%) Apache Sling
9 1 (1.10%) LESS
9 1 (1.10%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.10%) Ajax
9 1 (1.10%) XSLT
9 1 (1.10%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (28.57%) User Experience
2 10 (10.99%) E-Learning
3 8 (8.79%) Graphic Design
4 6 (6.59%) Visualisation
4 6 (6.59%) Digital Media
5 5 (5.49%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.30%) Learning Management System
6 3 (3.30%) Photography
7 2 (2.20%) W3C
7 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.20%) Social Media
7 2 (2.20%) Open Source
7 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.20%) New Media
8 1 (1.10%) iPad
8 1 (1.10%) iPhone
8 1 (1.10%) Statistics
8 1 (1.10%) Video Editing
8 1 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.10%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.59%) Apple iOS
2 5 (5.49%) Android
2 5 (5.49%) Windows
3 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.10%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (10.99%) E-Commerce
2 7 (7.69%) Project Management
3 6 (6.59%) Information Architecture
4 5 (5.49%) Content Management
5 4 (4.40%) Workflow
5 4 (4.40%) Asset Management
5 4 (4.40%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (3.30%) Time Management
6 3 (3.30%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (3.30%) Web Design
6 3 (3.30%) B2B
7 2 (2.20%) Rapid Prototyping
8 1 (1.10%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (1.10%) Analytics
8 1 (1.10%) User Stories
8 1 (1.10%) Online Marketing
8 1 (1.10%) Product Management
8 1 (1.10%) Email Marketing
8 1 (1.10%) Performance Management
8 1 (1.10%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.10%) R
2 1 (1.10%) ActionScript
2 1 (1.10%) VBA
2 1 (1.10%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (4.40%) HND
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 91 (100.00%) Adobe
2 18 (19.78%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.79%) Apple
4 3 (3.30%) SolidWorks
5 2 (2.20%) Quark
5 2 (2.20%) Google
5 2 (2.20%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.20%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.10%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.10%) Mapinfo
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