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 27 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe InDesign
Rank 383 369 358
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -11
Contract jobs citing InDesign 16 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.075% 0.069% 0.066%
As % of the Applications category 0.72% 0.58% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 7
Average daily rate
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£368 £206 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.18% -65.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £260 £256
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +80.00%
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
2227 2596 2449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.49% 11.95% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1456 1611 1599
Average daily rate £370 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £175 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 155 115
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £27.50 £25.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +12 3 £375 - 2
Wimbledon - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
InDesign
England

InDesign
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 38 (100.00%) Adobe
2 33 (86.84%) Photoshop
2 33 (86.84%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (44.74%) HTML
4 15 (39.47%) CSS
5 13 (34.21%) User Experience
5 13 (34.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 12 (31.58%) Marketing
7 11 (28.95%) Finance
8 9 (23.68%) Degree
8 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
9 8 (21.05%) Acrobat
10 7 (18.42%) Axure RP
11 6 (15.79%) Digital Media
11 6 (15.79%) MS Office
12 5 (13.16%) Project Management
12 5 (13.16%) CMS
12 5 (13.16%) Apple iOS
12 5 (13.16%) Visualisation
12 5 (13.16%) Android
13 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
13 4 (10.53%) Web Design
13 4 (10.53%) Asset Management
13 4 (10.53%) Content Management
13 4 (10.53%) Manufacturing
13 4 (10.53%) HND
13 4 (10.53%) Windows
13 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
13 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
14 3 (7.89%) Flash

InDesign
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 5 (13.16%) CMS
2 2 (5.26%) Umbraco
2 2 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.63%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (2.63%) WordPress
3 1 (2.63%) Drupal
Applications
1 33 (86.84%) Photoshop
1 33 (86.84%) Adobe Illustrator
2 13 (34.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 8 (21.05%) Acrobat
4 6 (15.79%) MS Office
5 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
6 3 (7.89%) Adobe Premiere
6 3 (7.89%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (5.26%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
8 1 (2.63%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Axure RP
2 3 (7.89%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 12 (31.58%) Marketing
2 11 (28.95%) Finance
3 4 (10.53%) Manufacturing
4 3 (7.89%) Publishing
4 3 (7.89%) Retail
5 2 (5.26%) Games
5 2 (5.26%) Banking
5 2 (5.26%) Legal
6 1 (2.63%) Advertising
6 1 (2.63%) Multimedia
6 1 (2.63%) Music Industry
6 1 (2.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (60.53%) Designer
2 10 (26.32%) UI Designer
3 5 (13.16%) Graphic Designer
3 5 (13.16%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Marketing Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Marketing Project Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Digital Designer
5 3 (7.89%) Communications Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Photoshop Designer
6 2 (5.26%) Creative Designer
6 2 (5.26%) Web Designer
6 2 (5.26%) UX Designer
7 1 (2.63%) Junior Designer
7 1 (2.63%) User Experience Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Visual Designer
7 1 (2.63%) Hybris Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Senior User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (44.74%) HTML
2 15 (39.47%) CSS
3 3 (7.89%) Flash
3 3 (7.89%) HTML5
3 3 (7.89%) CSS3
4 2 (5.26%) jQuery
4 2 (5.26%) Sass
4 2 (5.26%) .NET
5 1 (2.63%) XSLT
5 1 (2.63%) OSGi
5 1 (2.63%) REST
5 1 (2.63%) J2SE
5 1 (2.63%) Apache Sling
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) User Experience
2 6 (15.79%) Digital Media
3 5 (13.16%) Visualisation
4 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
5 3 (7.89%) Graphic Design
6 2 (5.26%) W3C
6 2 (5.26%) Social Media
6 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.26%) New Media
7 1 (2.63%) Open Source
7 1 (2.63%) GIS
7 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.63%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (2.63%) Statistics
7 1 (2.63%) Video Editing
7 1 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (2.63%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (2.63%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Android
1 5 (13.16%) Apple iOS
2 4 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.16%) Project Management
2 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
2 4 (10.53%) Web Design
2 4 (10.53%) Asset Management
2 4 (10.53%) Content Management
3 3 (7.89%) Workflow
4 2 (5.26%) Rapid Prototyping
4 2 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (5.26%) Time Management
5 1 (2.63%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.63%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.63%) Product Management
5 1 (2.63%) Online Marketing
5 1 (2.63%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.63%) Workflow Management
5 1 (2.63%) Industrial Design
5 1 (2.63%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (2.63%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (2.63%) Email Marketing
5 1 (2.63%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.26%) ActionScript
3 1 (2.63%) VBA
3 1 (2.63%) R
3 1 (2.63%) C
3 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) HND
3 2 (5.26%) VCP4
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Adobe
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) EPiServer
3 2 (5.26%) Sitecore
3 2 (5.26%) Quark
4 1 (2.63%) Mapinfo
4 1 (2.63%) Google
4 1 (2.63%) Apple
4 1 (2.63%) hybris