The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 North West 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe InDesign
Rank - 114 134
Contract jobs citing InDesign 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.12% 0.033%
As % of the Applications category - 0.86% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £205 £200
% change year-on-year
+34.14% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- +47.05%
Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
412 350 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 12.77% 14.29% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 143 125
Average daily rate £325 £270 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.17% -5.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £135 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 52 45
Average hourly rate £15.50 £18.40 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.76% +22.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.25 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £27.50 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
InDesign
England

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
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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Manchester - - - - 1
Cheshire - - - -
InDesign
England

InDesign
Top 5 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing

InDesign
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe