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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe InDesign
Rank 502 523 523
Rank change year-on-year
+21 0
Contract jobs citing InDesign 51 26 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.056% 0.089%
As % of the Applications category 0.78% 0.43% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 13 22
Average daily rate
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£238 £169 £195
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.74% -13.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £144 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £333 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £214 £150 £186
% change year-on-year
+42.33% -19.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Average hourly rate £14.00 £20.75 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.53% +43.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 - -
Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
6513 6044 6970
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.20% 12.97% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3628 3313 3654
Average daily rate £335 £345 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.89% +1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £155 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 685 613 721
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 £10.09 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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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 1 August 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 August 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 +36 46 £231 -15.90% 10
South East -3 5 £325 +116.66% 6
South West - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 3
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
North West - - - - 3
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InDesign
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 122 (100.00%) Adobe
2 115 (94.26%) Photoshop
3 110 (90.16%) Adobe Illustrator
4 72 (59.02%) HTML
5 57 (46.72%) CSS
6 47 (38.52%) Flash
7 32 (26.23%) Android
8 31 (25.41%) Social Media
9 26 (21.31%) Axure RP
10 25 (20.49%) Adobe After Effects
11 23 (18.85%) OmniGraffle
11 23 (18.85%) Microsoft
12 21 (17.21%) iPhone
13 18 (14.75%) Marketing
14 17 (13.93%) Dreamweaver
15 16 (13.11%) E-Commerce
15 16 (13.11%) Fireworks
16 14 (11.48%) Degree
16 14 (11.48%) Graphic Design
16 14 (11.48%) Mobile App
17 13 (10.66%) Information Architecture
17 13 (10.66%) Finance
17 13 (10.66%) Stakeholder Management
18 12 (9.84%) Advertising
18 12 (9.84%) JavaScript
18 12 (9.84%) MS PowerPoint
18 12 (9.84%) Responsive Web Design
19 11 (9.02%) Apple iOS
19 11 (9.02%) MS Office
19 11 (9.02%) Windows

InDesign
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (3.28%) CMS
2 3 (2.46%) Drupal
3 2 (1.64%) Lync
3 2 (1.64%) WordPress
4 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.82%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.82%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.82%) Joomla!
Applications
1 115 (94.26%) Photoshop
2 110 (90.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 25 (20.49%) Adobe After Effects
4 23 (18.85%) OmniGraffle
5 16 (13.11%) Fireworks
6 12 (9.84%) MS PowerPoint
7 11 (9.02%) MS Office
8 9 (7.38%) MS Visio
9 7 (5.74%) MS Excel
10 6 (4.92%) MS Project
11 3 (2.46%) Acrobat
12 2 (1.64%) Adobe Premiere
12 2 (1.64%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.64%) Magento
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.64%) Intranet
1 2 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.82%) MySQL
1 1 (0.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 26 (21.31%) Axure RP
2 17 (13.93%) Dreamweaver
3 7 (5.74%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 18 (14.75%) Marketing
2 13 (10.66%) Finance
3 12 (9.84%) Advertising
4 9 (7.38%) Interactive Media
5 8 (6.56%) Telecoms
6 5 (4.10%) Games
7 4 (3.28%) Publishing
8 3 (2.46%) Banking
9 2 (1.64%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.82%) Legal
10 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.82%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.82%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 100 (81.97%) Designer
2 24 (19.67%) Digital Designer
3 23 (18.85%) User Experience Designer
4 19 (15.57%) Graphic Designer
5 15 (12.30%) Photoshop Designer
6 13 (10.66%) Web Designer
7 11 (9.02%) UI Designer
8 9 (7.38%) Architect
8 9 (7.38%) Developer
8 9 (7.38%) User Experience Architect
9 8 (6.56%) Visual Designer
10 6 (4.92%) Junior Designer
10 6 (4.92%) Junior
11 5 (4.10%) Web Developer
11 5 (4.10%) Senior Designer
12 3 (2.46%) Analyst
12 3 (2.46%) Creative Designer
12 3 (2.46%) Flash Designer
12 3 (2.46%) Flash Developer
13 2 (1.64%) Senior Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (59.02%) HTML
2 57 (46.72%) CSS
3 47 (38.52%) Flash
4 5 (4.10%) jQuery
4 5 (4.10%) HTML5
4 5 (4.10%) CSS3
5 3 (2.46%) XHTML
6 2 (1.64%) .NET
6 2 (1.64%) XML
7 1 (0.82%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 31 (25.41%) Social Media
2 21 (17.21%) iPhone
3 14 (11.48%) Graphic Design
3 14 (11.48%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.10%) Animation
5 4 (3.28%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.46%) Photography
7 2 (1.64%) iPad
7 2 (1.64%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.64%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.82%) NHS
8 1 (0.82%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.82%) RIA
8 1 (0.82%) FMCG
8 1 (0.82%) Copywriting
8 1 (0.82%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 32 (26.23%) Android
2 11 (9.02%) Apple iOS
2 11 (9.02%) Windows
3 2 (1.64%) Windows Phone
3 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.64%) Mac OS X
3 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (13.11%) E-Commerce
2 13 (10.66%) Information Architecture
2 13 (10.66%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (9.84%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (8.20%) Project Management
4 10 (8.20%) Web Design
5 9 (7.38%) Usability Testing
6 7 (5.74%) Test Scripting
7 4 (3.28%) Email Marketing
7 4 (3.28%) User Experience Design
7 4 (3.28%) OOP
7 4 (3.28%) OO
8 3 (2.46%) Use Case
8 3 (2.46%) Time Management
8 3 (2.46%) Analytics
9 2 (1.64%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (1.64%) SEO
9 2 (1.64%) B2B
10 1 (0.82%) B2C
10 1 (0.82%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.84%) JavaScript
2 4 (3.28%) ActionScript 2.0
2 4 (3.28%) Java
2 4 (3.28%) PHP
2 4 (3.28%) ActionScript
3 3 (2.46%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (0.82%) SQL
4 1 (0.82%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.82%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (11.48%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (2.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 122 (100.00%) Adobe
2 23 (18.85%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.38%) Apple
4 4 (3.28%) Facebook
5 3 (2.46%) DoubleClick
5 3 (2.46%) Google
5 3 (2.46%) Twitter
6 2 (1.64%) MobileIron
6 2 (1.64%) Nokia
7 1 (0.82%) SAP
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle
7 1 (0.82%) Quark
7 1 (0.82%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.82%) Lotus
7 1 (0.82%) Macromedia
7 1 (0.82%) Zend
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