The table below looks at the statistics for InDesign skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited InDesign over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe InDesign
Rank 390 376 380
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +4
Contract jobs citing InDesign 20 39 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.090% 0.16% 0.041%
As % of the Applications category 0.80% 1.35% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 4
Average daily rate
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£388 £310 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £187 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £520 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £275 £205
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +34.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 - £25.00
InDesign
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
2512 2880 2682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.26% 11.89% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1634 1822 1717
Average daily rate £375 £373 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% -1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 179 131
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -9.09%

InDesign
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing InDesign across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

InDesign Jobs Demand Trend in London

InDesign
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing InDesign across the London region.

InDesign Daily Rate Trend in London

InDesign
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing InDesign across the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

InDesign Daily Rate Histogram in London

InDesign
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing InDesign across the London region.

InDesign Hourly Rate Trend in London

InDesign
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing InDesign within the London region over the 3 months to 17 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
City of London +2 4 £400 -21.51% 1
Harrow - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
InDesign
England

InDesign
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 46 (100.00%) Adobe
2 37 (80.43%) Photoshop
2 37 (80.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 19 (41.30%) HTML
3 19 (41.30%) User Experience
3 19 (41.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 17 (36.96%) CSS
5 13 (28.26%) Finance
6 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
6 11 (23.91%) Marketing
7 10 (21.74%) Degree
7 10 (21.74%) Axure RP
8 8 (17.39%) Windows
8 8 (17.39%) Acrobat
9 7 (15.22%) Publishing
10 6 (13.04%) CMS
10 6 (13.04%) MS Office
10 6 (13.04%) Visualisation
10 6 (13.04%) Digital Media
11 5 (10.87%) Information Architecture
11 5 (10.87%) HTML5
11 5 (10.87%) Apple iOS
11 5 (10.87%) Content Management
11 5 (10.87%) Android
11 5 (10.87%) Flash
11 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
11 5 (10.87%) Adobe After Effects
12 4 (8.70%) Asset Management
12 4 (8.70%) Manufacturing
12 4 (8.70%) Apple

InDesign
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (13.04%) CMS
2 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.52%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (6.52%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.17%) WordPress
4 1 (2.17%) Drupal
4 1 (2.17%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 37 (80.43%) Photoshop
1 37 (80.43%) Adobe Illustrator
2 19 (41.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 8 (17.39%) Acrobat
4 6 (13.04%) MS Office
5 5 (10.87%) Adobe After Effects
6 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
7 3 (6.52%) Adobe Premiere
8 2 (4.35%) Fireworks
8 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
8 2 (4.35%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (2.17%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (2.17%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Office 365
2 3 (6.52%) GitHub
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Axure RP
2 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (4.35%) GCC
3 2 (4.35%) Dreamweaver
General
1 13 (28.26%) Finance
2 11 (23.91%) Marketing
3 7 (15.22%) Publishing
4 4 (8.70%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.35%) Advertising
5 2 (4.35%) Legal
5 2 (4.35%) Banking
5 2 (4.35%) Arabic Language
6 1 (2.17%) Retail
6 1 (2.17%) Multimedia
6 1 (2.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (54.35%) Designer
2 11 (23.91%) UI Designer
3 5 (10.87%) Graphic Designer
3 5 (10.87%) Project Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Web Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Consultant
4 4 (8.70%) Marketing Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Marketing Project Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Designer
5 3 (6.52%) PC Support
5 3 (6.52%) Communications Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Web Designer
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) UX Designer
6 2 (4.35%) Senior User Experience Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) User Experience Consultant
7 1 (2.17%) Visual Designer
7 1 (2.17%) Creative Web Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Hybris Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (41.30%) HTML
2 17 (36.96%) CSS
3 5 (10.87%) Flash
3 5 (10.87%) HTML5
4 4 (8.70%) CSS3
5 3 (6.52%) Sass
5 3 (6.52%) jQuery
5 3 (6.52%) .NET
6 1 (2.17%) XSLT
6 1 (2.17%) OSGi
6 1 (2.17%) REST
6 1 (2.17%) J2SE
6 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.17%) Apache Sling
Miscellaneous
1 19 (41.30%) User Experience
2 6 (13.04%) Digital Media
2 6 (13.04%) Visualisation
3 4 (8.70%) iPad
3 4 (8.70%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.35%) RIA
4 2 (4.35%) New Media
4 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.35%) W3C
5 1 (2.17%) GIS
5 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.17%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (2.17%) Statistics
5 1 (2.17%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.17%) Video Editing
5 1 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.17%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (2.17%) Open Source
5 1 (2.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) Android
2 5 (10.87%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.87%) Content Management
1 5 (10.87%) Information Architecture
2 4 (8.70%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (8.70%) Time Management
2 4 (8.70%) Project Management
2 4 (8.70%) Asset Management
3 3 (6.52%) Workflow
3 3 (6.52%) Web Design
3 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (4.35%) Use Case
4 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (4.35%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (2.17%) Usability Testing
5 1 (2.17%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (2.17%) Test Strategy
5 1 (2.17%) Mobile Development
5 1 (2.17%) Data Management
5 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.35%) ActionScript
3 1 (2.17%) VBA
3 1 (2.17%) R
3 1 (2.17%) C
3 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) HND
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) Adobe
2 4 (8.70%) Apple
3 3 (6.52%) EPiServer
3 3 (6.52%) Sitecore
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.35%) Quark
5 1 (2.17%) Mapinfo
5 1 (2.17%) hybris