The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe InDesign
Rank 528 469 510
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +41
Contract jobs citing InDesign 62 34 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.079% 0.12%
As % of the Applications category 0.92% 0.59% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 9
Average daily rate £300 £250 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £121 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £365 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £210 £200
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 14
Average hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +28.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.30 £21.00 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.30 £31.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- +47.05%
Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
6766 5747 6979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.18% 13.34% 12.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3599 2953 3572
Average daily rate £325 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £163 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 660 667 750
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
InDesign
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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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +7 39 £310 +21.56% 12
South East -13 13 £300 +42.85% 2
East Midlands - 5 - - 1
North West -18 1 £185 -
South West -22 1 £215 +104.76% 1
East of England -31 1 - - 4
West Midlands - - - - 2
Yorkshire - - - - 1
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InDesign
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 92 (100.00%) Adobe
2 79 (85.87%) Photoshop
3 73 (79.35%) Adobe Illustrator
4 50 (54.35%) HTML
5 34 (36.96%) CSS
6 23 (25.00%) Flash
7 22 (23.91%) Social Media
8 20 (21.74%) Microsoft
8 20 (21.74%) Marketing
9 18 (19.57%) Axure RP
10 16 (17.39%) Adobe After Effects
11 14 (15.22%) Graphic Design
11 14 (15.22%) MS Office
12 13 (14.13%) JavaScript
12 13 (14.13%) Degree
12 13 (14.13%) Web Design
13 12 (13.04%) Android
13 12 (13.04%) Fireworks
13 12 (13.04%) Responsive Web Design
13 12 (13.04%) OmniGraffle
14 11 (11.96%) Information Architecture
14 11 (11.96%) Acrobat
14 11 (11.96%) Finance
14 11 (11.96%) Windows
14 11 (11.96%) Dreamweaver
15 10 (10.87%) Apple
16 9 (9.78%) E-Commerce
17 8 (8.70%) jQuery
17 8 (8.70%) Usability Testing
17 8 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management

InDesign
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.17%) IIS
1 2 (2.17%) Confluence
2 1 (1.09%) Joomla!
2 1 (1.09%) WordPress
2 1 (1.09%) Drupal
2 1 (1.09%) CMS
Applications
1 79 (85.87%) Photoshop
2 73 (79.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 16 (17.39%) Adobe After Effects
4 14 (15.22%) MS Office
5 12 (13.04%) Fireworks
5 12 (13.04%) OmniGraffle
6 11 (11.96%) Acrobat
7 8 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (8.70%) MS Excel
8 6 (6.52%) MS Visio
9 3 (3.26%) MS Project
10 2 (2.17%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.09%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) SAN
2 1 (1.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.09%) Big Data
2 1 (1.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (19.57%) Axure RP
2 11 (11.96%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (4.35%) JIRA
3 4 (4.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 20 (21.74%) Marketing
2 11 (11.96%) Finance
3 6 (6.52%) Interactive Media
3 6 (6.52%) Publishing
4 5 (5.43%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.35%) Advertising
6 3 (3.26%) Games
6 3 (3.26%) Banking
7 2 (2.17%) Retail
7 2 (2.17%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (69.57%) Designer
2 16 (17.39%) Graphic Designer
3 14 (15.22%) Digital Designer
4 11 (11.96%) User Experience Designer
5 10 (10.87%) Developer
6 9 (9.78%) UI Designer
7 8 (8.70%) Web Designer
7 8 (8.70%) Visual Designer
8 7 (7.61%) Photoshop Designer
9 6 (6.52%) Architect
9 6 (6.52%) User Experience Architect
10 5 (5.43%) Analyst
10 5 (5.43%) Web Developer
11 4 (4.35%) Creative Designer
11 4 (4.35%) Support Engineer
11 4 (4.35%) Junior
11 4 (4.35%) Junior Designer
12 3 (3.26%) Support Analyst
12 3 (3.26%) Flash Designer
12 3 (3.26%) Flash Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (54.35%) HTML
2 34 (36.96%) CSS
3 23 (25.00%) Flash
4 8 (8.70%) jQuery
5 6 (6.52%) CSS3
5 6 (6.52%) HTML5
6 4 (4.35%) XHTML
7 3 (3.26%) .NET
8 1 (1.09%) Semantic HTML
8 1 (1.09%) XML
8 1 (1.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.91%) Social Media
2 14 (15.22%) Graphic Design
3 7 (7.61%) iPhone
4 5 (5.43%) Animation
5 4 (4.35%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.26%) Photography
7 2 (2.17%) E-Learning
7 2 (2.17%) Wiki
7 2 (2.17%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.17%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.09%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.09%) FMCG
8 1 (1.09%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.04%) Android
2 11 (11.96%) Windows
3 6 (6.52%) Mac OS X
4 4 (4.35%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.35%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.13%) Web Design
2 12 (13.04%) Responsive Web Design
3 11 (11.96%) Information Architecture
4 9 (9.78%) E-Commerce
5 8 (8.70%) Usability Testing
5 8 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (6.52%) Project Management
7 5 (5.43%) Analytics
7 5 (5.43%) Service Management
7 5 (5.43%) Time Management
8 4 (4.35%) OOP
9 3 (3.26%) Social Media Marketing
9 3 (3.26%) OO
10 2 (2.17%) Scrum
10 2 (2.17%) Use Case
10 2 (2.17%) Test Scripting
10 2 (2.17%) B2B
10 2 (2.17%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (2.17%) Online Marketing
10 2 (2.17%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.13%) JavaScript
2 4 (4.35%) ActionScript
2 4 (4.35%) ActionScript 2.0
3 3 (3.26%) ActionScript 3.0
3 3 (3.26%) Java
3 3 (3.26%) PHP
4 2 (2.17%) SQL
5 1 (1.09%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (14.13%) Degree
2 2 (2.17%) ACDT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 92 (100.00%) Adobe
2 20 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 10 (10.87%) Apple
4 5 (5.43%) Facebook
4 5 (5.43%) Google
5 3 (3.26%) Twitter
5 3 (3.26%) DoubleClick
6 2 (2.17%) VMware
6 2 (2.17%) WatchGuard
6 2 (2.17%) HP
6 2 (2.17%) Citrix
7 1 (1.09%) Zend
7 1 (1.09%) ATG
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