The first table below looks at the demand for InDesign skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited InDesign over the 3 months to 18 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 Reading 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe InDesign
Rank 72 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing InDesign 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.093% 0.13% -
As % of the Applications category 0.54% 0.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £145 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £210 £200
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +5.00%
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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
185 142 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.23% 18.39% 14.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 42 61
Average daily rate £288 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £178 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 28 24
Average hourly rate £9.10 £28.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.50% +143.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
InDesign
Berkshire

InDesign
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

InDesign Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

InDesign
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

InDesign Daily Rate Trend in Reading

InDesign
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 5 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) Acrobat
3 3 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (60.00%) Advertising
4 2 (40.00%) Web Design
5 1 (20.00%) Graphic Design
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript

InDesign
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 5 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (60.00%) Acrobat
General
1 3 (60.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Designer
2 3 (60.00%) Digital Designer
2 3 (60.00%) Visual Designer
2 3 (60.00%) Graphic Designer
2 3 (60.00%) Photoshop Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Creative Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe