The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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
England / East of England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 127 141
Rank change year-on-year -4 +14  
Contract jobs citing InDesign 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.087% 0.079% 0.065%
As % of the Applications category 0.88% 0.61% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £183 £184 £113
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.68% +63.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £313 £125
% change year-on-year -20.00% +150.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
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 the East of England with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 226 329 362
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 9.83% 12.98% 11.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 140 144
Median daily rate £360 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.76% +8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £130 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 90 89
Median hourly rate £25.00 £16.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.51% +13.79%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.11 £10.00 £10.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £39.00 £40.00
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 the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 East of England

InDesign
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for InDesign in the East of England

InDesign
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing InDesign in the East of England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for InDesign in the East of England

InDesign
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for InDesign in the East of England

InDesign
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing InDesign within the East of England 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
Hertfordshire -1 1 £115 -37.41% 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £250 -
InDesign
England

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 East of England region with a requirement for InDesign.

1 5 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (80.00%) Marketing
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (40.00%) W3C
3 2 (40.00%) Advertising
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) Network Design
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) Typography
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (40.00%) Multichannel Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile First
4 1 (20.00%) Wireframes
4 1 (20.00%) UXPin
4 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) Axure RP
4 1 (20.00%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (20.00%) Content Management
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Email Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing

InDesign
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Acrobat
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (20.00%) CINEMA 4D
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (20.00%) UXPin
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (20.00%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (80.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Advertising
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Creative Designer
2 2 (40.00%) HTML CSS Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Junior
2 2 (40.00%) Junior Designer
2 2 (40.00%) PowerPoint Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Graphic Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Graphic Designer
3 1 (20.00%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) W3C
2 1 (20.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Multichannel Marketing
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design
1 2 (40.00%) Typography
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Email Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile First
2 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft