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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe InDesign
Rank 546 518 489
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -29
Contract jobs citing InDesign 37 64 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.13% 0.077%
As % of the Applications category 0.59% 0.98% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 28 15
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £168 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £506 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £250 £194
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £16.84 £21.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.69% -14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £18.30 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.37 £22.30 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - £25.00
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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
6290 6526 5744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.45% 13.16% 13.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3441 3481 2962
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £150 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 611 635 665
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.97 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.07% -3.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £10.00 £10.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%

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 27 April 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
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 27 April 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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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 -34 19 £388 +25.00% 8
South East -17 15 £198 -34.16% 5
East of England +13 1 £275 - 4
South West -2 1 £340 +58.13%
Yorkshire - 1 £325 - 1
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InDesign
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 87 (100.00%) Adobe
2 79 (90.80%) Photoshop
3 74 (85.06%) Adobe Illustrator
4 50 (57.47%) HTML
5 33 (37.93%) CSS
6 32 (36.78%) User Experience
7 29 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 21 (24.14%) HTML5
9 19 (21.84%) Axure RP
9 19 (21.84%) Microsoft
9 19 (21.84%) Marketing
10 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
11 16 (18.39%) MS Office
12 15 (17.24%) Finance
13 14 (16.09%) Degree
13 14 (16.09%) Publishing
14 13 (14.94%) Dreamweaver
15 12 (13.79%) Retail
15 12 (13.79%) Flash
15 12 (13.79%) CSS3
16 10 (11.49%) E-Learning
16 10 (11.49%) Telecoms
16 10 (11.49%) MS Excel
16 10 (11.49%) Apple
16 10 (11.49%) Information Architecture
17 9 (10.34%) jQuery
17 9 (10.34%) Adobe Captivate
17 9 (10.34%) Acrobat
17 9 (10.34%) Windows
18 8 (9.20%) MS Visio

InDesign
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 7 (8.05%) CMS
2 4 (4.60%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (3.45%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.30%) WordPress
4 2 (2.30%) Drupal
5 1 (1.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 79 (90.80%) Photoshop
2 74 (85.06%) Adobe Illustrator
3 29 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 16 (18.39%) MS Office
5 10 (11.49%) MS Excel
6 9 (10.34%) Acrobat
6 9 (10.34%) Adobe Captivate
7 8 (9.20%) MS Visio
8 7 (8.05%) OmniGraffle
9 6 (6.90%) Adobe After Effects
10 5 (5.75%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (5.75%) Fireworks
11 3 (3.45%) Adobe Premiere
12 2 (2.30%) Final Cut Pro
13 1 (1.15%) CINEMA 4D
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.60%) Office 365
2 3 (3.45%) GitHub
3 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) Broadband
1 2 (2.30%) FTP
2 1 (1.15%) Internet
2 1 (1.15%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (21.84%) Axure RP
2 13 (14.94%) Dreamweaver
3 6 (6.90%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (3.45%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.30%) GCC
General
1 19 (21.84%) Marketing
2 15 (17.24%) Finance
3 14 (16.09%) Publishing
4 12 (13.79%) Retail
5 10 (11.49%) Telecoms
6 6 (6.90%) Advertising
6 6 (6.90%) Interactive Media
7 4 (4.60%) Banking
7 4 (4.60%) Legal
8 3 (3.45%) Electronics
9 2 (2.30%) Arabic Language
10 1 (1.15%) Local Government
10 1 (1.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 46 (52.87%) Designer
2 15 (17.24%) UI Designer
2 15 (17.24%) Developer
3 13 (14.94%) Junior
3 13 (14.94%) Graphic Designer
4 12 (13.79%) Web Designer
5 9 (10.34%) E-Learning Developer
6 7 (8.05%) Architect
6 7 (8.05%) Junior Designer
7 6 (6.90%) User Experience Architect
7 6 (6.90%) Junior Graphic Designer
7 6 (6.90%) Junior Web Designer
8 5 (5.75%) Copywriter
8 5 (5.75%) Senior Designer
8 5 (5.75%) Web Developer
9 4 (4.60%) Photoshop Designer
9 4 (4.60%) UX Designer
10 3 (3.45%) Consultant
10 3 (3.45%) PC Support
11 2 (2.30%) Interface Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (57.47%) HTML
2 33 (37.93%) CSS
3 21 (24.14%) HTML5
4 12 (13.79%) Flash
4 12 (13.79%) CSS3
5 9 (10.34%) jQuery
6 3 (3.45%) Sass
6 3 (3.45%) .NET
7 1 (1.15%) XML
7 1 (1.15%) XSLT
7 1 (1.15%) J2SE
7 1 (1.15%) OSGi
7 1 (1.15%) REST
7 1 (1.15%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.15%) Apache Sling
Miscellaneous
1 32 (36.78%) User Experience
2 10 (11.49%) E-Learning
3 5 (5.75%) Graphic Design
4 4 (4.60%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.60%) iPad
5 3 (3.45%) Social Network
5 3 (3.45%) Photography
5 3 (3.45%) Learning Management System
5 3 (3.45%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.30%) W3C
6 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.30%) Copywriting
6 2 (2.30%) Video Editing
6 2 (2.30%) RIA
6 2 (2.30%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.30%) New Media
6 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.15%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (1.15%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.34%) Windows
2 4 (4.60%) Android
2 4 (4.60%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (11.49%) Information Architecture
2 7 (8.05%) E-Commerce
2 7 (8.05%) Content Management
3 6 (6.90%) Web Design
4 5 (5.75%) Workflow
5 4 (4.60%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (4.60%) Asset Management
5 4 (4.60%) Project Management
5 4 (4.60%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (4.60%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (4.60%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (3.45%) Time Management
6 3 (3.45%) Creative Marketing
7 2 (2.30%) Use Case
7 2 (2.30%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.30%) Rapid Prototyping
8 1 (1.15%) Usability Testing
8 1 (1.15%) Performance Management
8 1 (1.15%) Data Protection
8 1 (1.15%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.30%) ActionScript
3 1 (1.15%) VBA
3 1 (1.15%) R
3 1 (1.15%) C
3 1 (1.15%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (16.09%) Degree
2 4 (4.60%) HND
System Software
1 5 (5.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.60%) SCCM
Vendors
1 87 (100.00%) Adobe
2 19 (21.84%) Microsoft
3 10 (11.49%) Apple
4 3 (3.45%) EPiServer
4 3 (3.45%) Sitecore
4 3 (3.45%) Facebook
4 3 (3.45%) Twitter
5 2 (2.30%) Quark
6 1 (1.15%) Mapinfo
6 1 (1.15%) hybris
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