The table below looks at the statistics for InDesign skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited InDesign over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe InDesign
Rank 106 103 94
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs citing InDesign 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.060% 0.20% 0.069%
As % of the Applications category 0.76% 1.91% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £93 £163 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.07% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £233 £163 £250
% change year-on-year
+43.07% -35.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.50 £9.75
% change year-on-year
- +28.20%
InDesign
North West

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

Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
131 209 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 7.92% 10.67% 12.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 125 112
Median daily rate £350 £325 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +7.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £127 £150 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 34
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.60 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.69% +4.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £12.00 £9.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £25.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -

InDesign
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing InDesign as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

InDesign Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

InDesign
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

InDesign Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

InDesign
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

InDesign Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

InDesign
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing InDesign also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for InDesign.

1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (66.67%) Wireframes
2 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
2 2 (66.67%) Fireworks
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Axure RP
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Media
2 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing

InDesign
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (66.67%) Fireworks
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Designer
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Designer
1 2 (66.67%) UI Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Artworker
2 1 (33.33%) Creative Artworker
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Media
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
1 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
1 2 (66.67%) Wireframes
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe