The table below looks at the statistics for InDesign skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited InDesign over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe InDesign
Rank 573 556 555
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -1
Contract jobs citing InDesign 47 55 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.10% 0.047%
As % of the Applications category 0.70% 0.77% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 27 11
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £175 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £400 £347
UK excluding London average daily rate £138 £232 £150
% change year-on-year
-40.66% +54.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Average hourly rate £10.38 £14.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.89% -32.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.20 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.73 £18.80 £26.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.38 £14.00 -
% change year-on-year
-25.89% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
6762 7167 6517
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.89% 13.11% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3924 3962 3540
Average daily rate £342 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.23% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £158 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 661 738 663
Average hourly rate £15.75 £16.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.24 £32.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.96
% change year-on-year
- +0.26%

InDesign
Jobs Demand Trend

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

InDesign Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

InDesign
Daily Rate Trend

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

InDesign Daily Rate Trend in the UK

InDesign
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing InDesign within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

InDesign Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

InDesign
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing InDesign within the UK.

InDesign Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

InDesign
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing InDesign within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

InDesign Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

InDesign
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing InDesign within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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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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
England -39 38 £163 -31.57% 25
London -27 21 £230 +2.22% 10
South East -6 9 £150 -53.84% 5
West Midlands +8 6 £225 -10.00% 3
Edinburgh -3 6 £200 -
Scotland -7 6 £200 -3.26%
Berkshire +7 5 £200 - 1
City of London -20 5 £200 +9.58% 3
Leeds - 3 £323 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £323 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £119 -
Yorkshire - 3 £323 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £113 -
Coventry - 2 £119 - 1
Solihull - 2 £225 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £119 -
East Midlands - 2 £119 -
East of England - 2 £113 - 1
Northamptonshire - 2 £119 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £119 -
Luton - 2 £119 -
Reading - 2 £200 - 1
Northampton - 2 £119 -
Nottingham - 2 £119 -
Oxford - 1 £163 -
Warwick - 1 £225 -
High Wycombe - 1 - -
Bedford - 1 £113 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £163 -

InDesign
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 90 (100.00%) Adobe
2 76 (84.44%) Photoshop
3 75 (83.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 41 (45.56%) HTML
5 37 (41.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 32 (35.56%) CSS
7 30 (33.33%) User Experience
8 27 (30.00%) Marketing
9 20 (22.22%) Dreamweaver
10 17 (18.89%) E-Commerce
11 16 (17.78%) MS Office
11 16 (17.78%) Microsoft
12 15 (16.67%) Web Design
12 15 (16.67%) Flash
12 15 (16.67%) HTML5
12 15 (16.67%) Axure RP
13 14 (15.56%) Retail
14 13 (14.44%) Degree
15 12 (13.33%) JavaScript
15 12 (13.33%) Advertising
15 12 (13.33%) Telecoms
15 12 (13.33%) CSS3
16 11 (12.22%) Information Architecture
17 10 (11.11%) Interactive Media
18 9 (10.00%) Adobe After Effects
18 9 (10.00%) MS Visio
18 9 (10.00%) Apple
19 8 (8.89%) Acrobat
19 8 (8.89%) Finance
19 8 (8.89%) OmniGraffle

InDesign
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 7 (7.78%) CMS
2 4 (4.44%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.44%) LiveCycle
3 1 (1.11%) Drupal
3 1 (1.11%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.11%) WordPress
3 1 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 76 (84.44%) Photoshop
2 75 (83.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 37 (41.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 16 (17.78%) MS Office
5 9 (10.00%) MS Visio
5 9 (10.00%) Adobe After Effects
6 8 (8.89%) Acrobat
6 8 (8.89%) OmniGraffle
7 5 (5.56%) MS Excel
8 3 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (3.33%) Fireworks
9 2 (2.22%) CINEMA 4D
9 2 (2.22%) QuarkXPress
10 1 (1.11%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (1.11%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) Office 365
2 2 (2.22%) Responsys
3 1 (1.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.33%) Intranet
1 3 (3.33%) Internet
1 3 (3.33%) Extranet
2 1 (1.11%) DHCP
2 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.11%) DNS
Development Applications
1 20 (22.22%) Dreamweaver
2 15 (16.67%) Axure RP
3 5 (5.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (2.22%) GCC
5 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (30.00%) Marketing
2 14 (15.56%) Retail
3 12 (13.33%) Advertising
3 12 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 10 (11.11%) Interactive Media
5 8 (8.89%) Finance
6 5 (5.56%) Legal
6 5 (5.56%) Publishing
7 4 (4.44%) Electronics
8 2 (2.22%) Arabic Language
8 2 (2.22%) French Language
8 2 (2.22%) Italian Language
8 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.11%) Banking
9 1 (1.11%) Multimedia
9 1 (1.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 47 (52.22%) Designer
2 13 (14.44%) Graphic Designer
3 11 (12.22%) Digital Designer
4 9 (10.00%) UI Designer
4 9 (10.00%) Architect
4 9 (10.00%) Web Designer
5 8 (8.89%) Junior
5 8 (8.89%) Developer
5 8 (8.89%) User Experience Architect
6 6 (6.67%) Copywriter
7 5 (5.56%) Photoshop Designer
8 4 (4.44%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Senior Designer
8 4 (4.44%) UI/UX Designer
9 3 (3.33%) Consultant
9 3 (3.33%) PC Support
10 2 (2.22%) Marketing Manager
10 2 (2.22%) Lead Designer
10 2 (2.22%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.22%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (45.56%) HTML
2 32 (35.56%) CSS
3 15 (16.67%) Flash
3 15 (16.67%) HTML5
4 12 (13.33%) CSS3
5 7 (7.78%) jQuery
6 3 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.11%) Sass
7 1 (1.11%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.11%) XHTML
7 1 (1.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (33.33%) User Experience
2 7 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.44%) iPad
3 4 (4.44%) FMCG
3 4 (4.44%) Video Editing
3 4 (4.44%) Social Network
4 3 (3.33%) Graphic Design
5 2 (2.22%) Copywriting
5 2 (2.22%) Photography
5 2 (2.22%) Social Media
5 2 (2.22%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.11%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.11%) RIA
6 1 (1.11%) Animation
6 1 (1.11%) W3C
6 1 (1.11%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.67%) Windows
2 2 (2.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.89%) E-Commerce
2 15 (16.67%) Web Design
3 11 (12.22%) Information Architecture
4 7 (7.78%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (6.67%) Project Management
6 5 (5.56%) Content Management
7 4 (4.44%) Time Management
7 4 (4.44%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (4.44%) Workflow
7 4 (4.44%) Creative Marketing
8 3 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.33%) Analytics
9 2 (2.22%) Mobile Marketing
9 2 (2.22%) Direct Marketing
9 2 (2.22%) Use Case
9 2 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (2.22%) CRM
9 2 (2.22%) B2C
10 1 (1.11%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (4.44%) ActionScript
3 1 (1.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (14.44%) Degree
2 1 (1.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 90 (100.00%) Adobe
2 16 (17.78%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.00%) Apple
4 4 (4.44%) Facebook
4 4 (4.44%) Twitter
5 2 (2.22%) ExactTarget
5 2 (2.22%) Quark
5 2 (2.22%) hybris
5 2 (2.22%) Omniture
6 1 (1.11%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.11%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.11%) Symantec
6 1 (1.11%) VMware
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