The first table below looks at the demand for InDesign skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited InDesign over the 3 months to 28 July 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 South East 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe InDesign
Rank 244 222 229
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +7
Contract jobs citing InDesign 5 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.054% 0.024% 0.071%
As % of the Applications category 0.34% 0.16% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £150 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% -36.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £232 £150 £186
% change year-on-year
+54.50% -19.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 - -
Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1489 1228 1403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.18% 14.46% 14.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 708 564 590
Average daily rate £320 £318 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -2.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £310 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.61% +0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 166 171
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £13.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.04 £10.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £29.00 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
InDesign
England

InDesign
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

InDesign Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

InDesign
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

InDesign Daily Rate Trend in the South East

InDesign
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

InDesign Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

InDesign
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing InDesign within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
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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
Berkshire +7 3 - - 1
Hampshire -11 1 £325 +116.66% 3
Middlesex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
InDesign
England

InDesign
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 18 (100.00%) Adobe
2 17 (94.44%) Photoshop
2 17 (94.44%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (77.78%) HTML
4 10 (55.56%) Dreamweaver
4 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 9 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 9 (50.00%) MS Visio
5 9 (50.00%) Interactive Media
5 9 (50.00%) Information Architecture
5 9 (50.00%) OmniGraffle
5 9 (50.00%) Axure RP
6 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
7 4 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (16.67%) Finance
9 2 (11.11%) CSS
9 2 (11.11%) Publishing
9 2 (11.11%) Marketing
10 1 (5.56%) Graphic Design
10 1 (5.56%) Animation
10 1 (5.56%) Data Entry
10 1 (5.56%) 3D Modelling
10 1 (5.56%) Games
10 1 (5.56%) Web Design
10 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (5.56%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (5.56%) Flash
10 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
10 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
10 1 (5.56%) MS Office

InDesign
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 17 (94.44%) Photoshop
1 17 (94.44%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (50.00%) OmniGraffle
2 9 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.56%) Acrobat
3 1 (5.56%) Fireworks
3 1 (5.56%) MS Office
3 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.56%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Dreamweaver
2 9 (50.00%) Axure RP
General
1 9 (50.00%) Interactive Media
2 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
3 3 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (11.11%) Publishing
4 2 (11.11%) Marketing
5 1 (5.56%) Games
5 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Architect
1 9 (50.00%) User Experience Architect
2 8 (44.44%) Designer
3 4 (22.22%) UI Designer
4 3 (16.67%) User Experience Designer
4 3 (16.67%) Graphic Designer
5 2 (11.11%) Photoshop Designer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior
6 1 (5.56%) Print Designer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Graphic Designer
6 1 (5.56%) Creative Designer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) Flash
3 1 (5.56%) HTML5
3 1 (5.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Graphic Design
1 1 (5.56%) Animation
1 1 (5.56%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 9 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 4 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (5.56%) Social Media Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Web Design
3 1 (5.56%) Data Entry
3 1 (5.56%) 3D Modelling
3 1 (5.56%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Adobe
2 10 (55.56%) Microsoft