The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 27 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
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 574 588 580
Rank change year-on-year +14 -8  
Contract jobs citing InDesign 27 35 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.062% 0.071% 0.092%
As % of the Applications category 0.71% 0.77% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 29 15
Median daily rate £380 £325 £163
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.92% +100.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £148 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £333
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £313 £125
% change year-on-year -20.00% +150.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £27.41 £13.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +100.47%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £13.67

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 England with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 3785 4523 5415
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.75% 9.12% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2207 2740 3103
Median daily rate £375 £339 £342
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.61% -0.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £150 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 288 400 508
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +9.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.11 £10.93 £10.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.78 £37.15 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

InDesign
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

InDesign
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for InDesign in England

InDesign
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing InDesign in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for InDesign in England

InDesign
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for InDesign in England

InDesign
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 27 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
London -2 18 £404 +24.23% 6
South East +17 3 £238 +90.00% 3
East of England 0 2 £183 -0.68% 3
East Midlands - 2 £295 - 2
South West +4 1 £380 -15.55%
North West - 1 £438 - 3
InDesign
UK

For the 6 months to 27 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 England region with a requirement for InDesign.

1 56 (100.00%) Adobe
2 41 (73.21%) Photoshop
3 33 (58.93%) Adobe Illustrator
4 24 (42.86%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 21 (37.50%) HTML
6 15 (26.79%) HTML5
6 15 (26.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 15 (26.79%) Typography
7 14 (25.00%) Marketing
8 13 (23.21%) CSS
8 13 (23.21%) Google
9 11 (19.64%) User Experience
10 10 (17.86%) CSS3
10 10 (17.86%) Web Development
10 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (16.07%) Adobe After Effects
11 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
12 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
12 8 (14.29%) Retail
12 8 (14.29%) Wireframes
13 7 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 7 (12.50%) Graphic Design
13 7 (12.50%) Finance
14 6 (10.71%) Banking
14 6 (10.71%) Adobe Premiere
14 6 (10.71%) jQuery
15 5 (8.93%) Axure RP
15 5 (8.93%) Web Design
15 5 (8.93%) Acrobat
15 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Office

InDesign
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 4 (7.14%) CMS
2 2 (3.57%) Drupal
3 1 (1.79%) Marvel
3 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 41 (73.21%) Photoshop
2 33 (58.93%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (26.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (16.07%) Adobe After Effects
5 7 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (10.71%) Adobe Premiere
7 5 (8.93%) Acrobat
7 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (5.36%) CINEMA 4D
8 3 (5.36%) InVision
8 3 (5.36%) SOLIDWORKS
9 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
9 2 (3.57%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (3.57%) RoboHelp
10 1 (1.79%) Fireworks
10 1 (1.79%) Flinto
10 1 (1.79%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 24 (42.86%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 3 (5.36%) Google Drive
3 1 (1.79%) Dropbox
3 1 (1.79%) GitHub
3 1 (1.79%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.79%) Slack
3 1 (1.79%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) Skype
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Axure RP
2 4 (7.14%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (7.14%) JIRA
3 2 (3.57%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 14 (25.00%) Marketing
2 8 (14.29%) Retail
3 7 (12.50%) Finance
4 6 (10.71%) Banking
5 4 (7.14%) Advertising
5 4 (7.14%) Publishing
6 2 (3.57%) French Language
6 2 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (58.93%) Designer
2 11 (19.64%) Print Designer
3 10 (17.86%) Artworker
3 10 (17.86%) Web Designer
4 8 (14.29%) Graphic Designer
4 8 (14.29%) UX Designer
5 7 (12.50%) UI Designer
6 6 (10.71%) Junior
7 5 (8.93%) Analyst
7 5 (8.93%) Developer
7 5 (8.93%) UI/UX Designer
8 4 (7.14%) Creative Artworker
8 4 (7.14%) Creative Designer
8 4 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (5.36%) Author
9 3 (5.36%) Business Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) Digital Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) Digital Business Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) Junior Designer
9 3 (5.36%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (37.50%) HTML
2 15 (26.79%) HTML5
3 13 (23.21%) CSS
4 10 (17.86%) CSS3
5 6 (10.71%) jQuery
6 4 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (3.57%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.57%) D3.js
7 2 (3.57%) Highcharts JS
7 2 (3.57%) Web Services
8 1 (1.79%) Flash
8 1 (1.79%) Framer.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) User Experience
2 7 (12.50%) Graphic Design
3 4 (7.14%) Animation
3 4 (7.14%) Motion Graphics
3 4 (7.14%) Social Media
3 4 (7.14%) Video Editing
4 3 (5.36%) FMCG
4 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.57%) Fintech
5 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.57%) W3C
6 1 (1.79%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.79%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Windows
1 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.79%) Android
2 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) Typography
2 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (17.86%) Web Development
3 8 (14.29%) Wireframes
4 5 (8.93%) Web Design
5 4 (7.14%) BDD
5 4 (7.14%) Business Process Modelling
5 4 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 4 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 4 (7.14%) Front End Development
5 4 (7.14%) Information Management
5 4 (7.14%) Manual Testing
5 4 (7.14%) User Stories
5 4 (7.14%) Workflow
6 3 (5.36%) Content Management
6 3 (5.36%) Infographics
6 3 (5.36%) Prototyping
7 2 (3.57%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.57%) Network Design
7 2 (3.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.79%) Java
2 1 (1.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) DBS Check
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 56 (100.00%) Adobe
2 13 (23.21%) Google
3 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.14%) hybris
4 4 (7.14%) OpenText
5 3 (5.36%) Apple
6 2 (3.57%) Optimizely
6 2 (3.57%) Qubit
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