The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 25 April 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
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 198
Contract jobs citing InDesign 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London - - 0.073%
As % of the Applications category - - 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £225 £275
% change year-on-year +51.11% -18.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £10.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year - -52.94%  

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 the City of London with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 220 322 638
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 6.89% 9.23% 11.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 244 464
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £535 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 22
Median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £15.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.52% +21.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.62 £14.00 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £26.00 £52.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.09 £16.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year +0.56% +7.74%  

InDesign
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

InDesign
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for InDesign in the City of London

InDesign
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for InDesign in the City of London