The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe InDesign
Rank 254 228 211
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -17
Contract jobs citing InDesign 10 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.13% 0.077%
As % of the Applications category 0.70% 0.83% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 4
Average daily rate
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£198 £260 £205
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.03% +26.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £229 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £308 £245
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £260 £256
% change year-on-year
+0.96% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +80.00%
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 South East region.

Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1434 1444 1118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.62% 16.19% 14.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 722 659 439
Average daily rate £328 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.76% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £163 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 157 188
Average hourly rate £15.75 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.00 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.50 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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 4 March 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
Oxfordshire -12 6 - -
Surrey -3 1 - - 2
Berkshire -6 1 - - 2
Hampshire -14 1 £195 -61.00%
East Sussex - 1 £200 -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
InDesign
England

InDesign
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 19 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 19 (100.00%) Adobe
2 17 (89.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (73.68%) HTML
4 9 (47.37%) User Experience
4 9 (47.37%) CSS
5 8 (42.11%) Dreamweaver
6 7 (36.84%) Axure RP
6 7 (36.84%) HTML5
7 6 (31.58%) OmniGraffle
7 6 (31.58%) CSS3
7 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
7 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
7 6 (31.58%) MS Visio
7 6 (31.58%) Apple
7 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
8 5 (26.32%) Interactive Media
8 5 (26.32%) Information Architecture
9 3 (15.79%) Flash
9 3 (15.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (10.53%) Content Management
10 2 (10.53%) jQuery
10 2 (10.53%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (10.53%) CMS
10 2 (10.53%) E-Learning
10 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
11 1 (5.26%) XML
11 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
11 1 (5.26%) Workflow
11 1 (5.26%) Publishing

InDesign
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Drupal
2 1 (5.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 17 (89.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (31.58%) OmniGraffle
3 6 (31.58%) MS Visio
4 3 (15.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (10.53%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (5.26%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Dreamweaver
2 7 (36.84%) Axure RP
General
1 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
2 5 (26.32%) Interactive Media
3 1 (5.26%) Publishing
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Designer
2 8 (42.11%) Web Designer
3 6 (31.58%) Junior Designer
3 6 (31.58%) User Experience Architect
3 6 (31.58%) Junior Graphic Designer
3 6 (31.58%) Graphic Designer
3 6 (31.58%) Junior Web Designer
3 6 (31.58%) Architect
3 6 (31.58%) Junior
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
5 1 (5.26%) E-Learning Developer
5 1 (5.26%) UI Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Photoshop Designer
5 1 (5.26%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) HTML
2 9 (47.37%) CSS
3 7 (36.84%) HTML5
4 6 (31.58%) CSS3
5 3 (15.79%) Flash
6 2 (10.53%) jQuery
7 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) User Experience
2 2 (10.53%) E-Learning
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
2 5 (26.32%) Information Architecture
3 2 (10.53%) Content Management
4 1 (5.26%) Workflow
4 1 (5.26%) Web Design
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Adobe
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Apple