The table below looks at the statistics for InDesign skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited InDesign over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe InDesign
Rank 163 - 135
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing InDesign 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.092% - 0.035%
As % of the Applications category 0.89% - 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£175 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £125 £338 £150
% change year-on-year
-62.96% +125.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.38 £14.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-25.89% -20.00%
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 North West region.

Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
447 359 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 10.34% 11.64% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 178 122
Average daily rate £325 £326 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.30% +5.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £180 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £465 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 45 64
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.67 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.01% +11.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.85 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.70 £29.25 £28.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.22 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-1.46% -1.79%

InDesign
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

InDesign Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

InDesign
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

InDesign Daily Rate Trend in the North West

InDesign
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

InDesign Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

InDesign
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing InDesign within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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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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
Manchester - 4 £175 - 2
InDesign
England

InDesign
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 4 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (100.00%) Photography
2 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) New Media
2 3 (75.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 3 (75.00%) Brand Management
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (25.00%) Animation
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) HND
3 1 (25.00%) Flash

InDesign
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
General
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Photography
2 3 (75.00%) New Media
2 3 (75.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Brand Management
1 3 (75.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) HND
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Apple