The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for InDesign skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited InDesign over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Adobe InDesign
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 122 97
Rank change year-on-year +24 -25  
Contract jobs citing InDesign 2 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.11% 0.042% 0.61%
As % of the Applications category 0.83% 0.39% 4.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £238 £125 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +90.00% -50.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £313 £125
% change year-on-year -20.00% +150.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £10.00 £13.67
% change year-on-year - -26.84%  

InDesign is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 240 257 361
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 13.25% 10.90% 14.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 103 141
Median daily rate £320 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.18% +3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £125 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £493 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 39 30
Median hourly rate £13.75 £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -9.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £22.40 £31.53
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.21% +13.79%  

InDesign
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing InDesign as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for InDesign in Berkshire

InDesign
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for InDesign in Berkshire

InDesign
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing InDesign within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +16 2 £238 +90.00%
InDesign
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing InDesign also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for InDesign.

1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Acrobat
1 2 (100.00%) RoboHelp
1 2 (100.00%) Publishing
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Publishing

InDesign
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Acrobat
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) RoboHelp
General
1 2 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Author
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Author
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Publishing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe