Period
to 24 July 2017

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 6 months to 24 July 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 241 237 285
Rank change year-on-year -4 +48 -9
Contract jobs citing InDesign 2 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.031% 0.044% 0.079%
As % of the Applications category 0.40% 0.47% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 6
City of London median daily rate £233 £275 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.45% -29.03% -21.32%
10th Percentile £173 £263 £200
90th Percentile £298 £288 £425
Central London median daily rate £233 £275 £388
% change year-on-year -15.45% -29.03% -21.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
City of London median hourly rate - - £10.00
Central London median hourly rate - - £10.00

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 497 641 1338
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 7.71% 9.36% 11.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 469 973
City of London median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - +3.33%
10th Percentile £150 £187 £183
90th Percentile £588 £550 £619
Central London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 34 53
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £15.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +21.52% -9.36%
10th Percentile £11.90 £11.25 £9.80
90th Percentile £28.34 £25.18 £36.40
Central London median hourly rate £15.88 £18.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year -13.00% +10.61% -2.94%

InDesign
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing InDesign as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for InDesign.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) InVision
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Dreamweaver

InDesign
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (50.00%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Designer
1 2 (100.00%) Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe