Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 15 November 2018 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 > London
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 604 614 585
Rank change year-on-year +10 -29 -23
Contract jobs citing InDesign 26 35 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.056% 0.075% 0.097%
As % of the Applications category 0.72% 0.89% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 25 30
London median daily rate £263 £325 £228
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.23% +42.86% -9.00%
10th Percentile £163 £130 £160
90th Percentile £505 £450 £486
England median daily rate £200 £325 £230
% change year-on-year -38.46% +41.30% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
London median hourly rate - £25.00 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.00% +63.70%
England median hourly rate - £15.87 £29.33
% change year-on-year - -45.90% +99.91%

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

All Software Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 3,593 3,951 4,129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 7.74% 8.41% 9.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,402 2,717 2,704
London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £155 £156 £163
90th Percentile £600 £603 £550
England median daily rate £375 £351 £342
% change year-on-year +6.99% +2.41% -2.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 134 177
London median hourly rate £19.25 £20.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.10% +24.24% -2.94%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.58 £11.39
90th Percentile £47.05 £46.71 £40.30
England median hourly rate £16.00 £15.66 £16.44
% change year-on-year +2.17% -4.73% +6.05%

InDesign
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for InDesign in London

InDesign
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for InDesign in London

InDesign
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing InDesign in London over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for InDesign in London

InDesign
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for InDesign in London

InDesign
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing InDesign within the London region over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -9 9 £365 +56.99% 2
West London - 8 - - 5
InDesign
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing InDesign also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for InDesign.

1 26 (100.00%) Adobe
2 23 (88.46%) Adobe Illustrator
3 22 (84.62%) Photoshop
4 16 (61.54%) HTML
5 14 (53.85%) User Experience
6 12 (46.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 12 (46.15%) CSS
7 11 (42.31%) HTML5
8 8 (30.77%) Social Media
8 8 (30.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 7 (26.92%) Web Design
9 7 (26.92%) Google
10 6 (23.08%) Adobe After Effects
10 6 (23.08%) Graphic Design
10 6 (23.08%) XML
10 6 (23.08%) Flash
10 6 (23.08%) Dreamweaver
10 6 (23.08%) Typography
11 5 (19.23%) Acrobat
11 5 (19.23%) CMS
11 5 (19.23%) Degree
12 4 (15.38%) Marketing
12 4 (15.38%) Asset Management
12 4 (15.38%) Video Editing
12 4 (15.38%) ATG
12 4 (15.38%) Mac OS X
12 4 (15.38%) CSS3
12 4 (15.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 4 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
12 4 (15.38%) Wireframes

InDesign
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (19.23%) CMS
2 4 (15.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 23 (88.46%) Adobe Illustrator
2 22 (84.62%) Photoshop
3 8 (30.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (23.08%) Adobe After Effects
5 5 (19.23%) Acrobat
6 3 (11.54%) InVision
7 2 (7.69%) Fireworks
7 2 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (7.69%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (3.85%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (3.85%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (46.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (11.54%) Xcode
3 2 (7.69%) Axure RP
3 2 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 4 (15.38%) Marketing
2 3 (11.54%) Publishing
3 2 (7.69%) Advertising
3 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Designer
2 7 (26.92%) Graphic Designer
3 5 (19.23%) Digital Designer
4 3 (11.54%) Artworker
4 3 (11.54%) Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Junior
4 3 (11.54%) UI Designer
5 2 (7.69%) Creative Artworker
5 2 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (7.69%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Web Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Visual Designer
5 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Email Designer
6 1 (3.85%) HR Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Internal Communications Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Magento Developer
6 1 (3.85%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) HTML
2 12 (46.15%) CSS
3 11 (42.31%) HTML5
4 6 (23.08%) Flash
4 6 (23.08%) XML
5 4 (15.38%) CSS3
6 3 (11.54%) jQuery
6 3 (11.54%) XHTML
7 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
7 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (3.85%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) User Experience
2 8 (30.77%) Social Media
3 6 (23.08%) Graphic Design
4 4 (15.38%) Video Editing
5 3 (11.54%) Animation
5 3 (11.54%) Photography
6 1 (3.85%) Blog
6 1 (3.85%) Virtual Team
6 1 (3.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Web Design
2 6 (23.08%) Typography
3 4 (15.38%) Adaptive Web Design
3 4 (15.38%) Asset Management
3 4 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (15.38%) Wireframes
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.54%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 3 (11.54%) Web Development
5 2 (7.69%) Front End Development
5 2 (7.69%) Iconography
5 2 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (7.69%) Prototyping
5 2 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (3.85%) B2C
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL
6 1 (3.85%) OOP
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) SEO
6 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) PHP
2 1 (3.85%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) WAI
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Adobe
2 7 (26.92%) Google
3 4 (15.38%) ATG
4 1 (3.85%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com