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 3 months to 29 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
England / London
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 395 429 405
Rank change year-on-year +34 -24  
Contract jobs citing InDesign 19 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.092% 0.039% 0.085%
As % of the Applications category 1.16% 0.41% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 12
Median daily rate £240 £293 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.94% -24.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £197 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £449 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £225 £300
% change year-on-year +51.11% -25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £115.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £10.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - -55.55%  

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 London with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 1631 2176 2351
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 7.92% 9.45% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1070 1553 1538
Median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +1.53% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 90 124
Median hourly rate £22.17 £18.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.15% +9.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.45 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £26.25 £29.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £16.10 £15.00
% change year-on-year +0.52% +7.30%  

InDesign
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 3 months to 29 April 2017.

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 3 months to 29 April 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
Uxbridge - 6 - -
InDesign
England

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 London region with a requirement for InDesign.

1 32 (100.00%) Adobe
2 23 (71.88%) Photoshop
3 17 (53.13%) Adobe Illustrator
4 12 (37.50%) HTML
4 12 (37.50%) Google
5 11 (34.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 11 (34.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 8 (25.00%) Typography
7 7 (21.88%) HTML5
8 6 (18.75%) Marketing
8 6 (18.75%) CSS
8 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
9 5 (15.63%) Adobe After Effects
9 5 (15.63%) Social Media
10 4 (12.50%) Wireframes
10 4 (12.50%) Banking
10 4 (12.50%) Web Development
10 4 (12.50%) Degree
10 4 (12.50%) Graphic Design
10 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
10 4 (12.50%) Windows
10 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
10 4 (12.50%) Apple
10 4 (12.50%) SOLIDWORKS
10 4 (12.50%) Workflow
10 4 (12.50%) Finance
11 3 (9.38%) CMS
11 3 (9.38%) Adobe Premiere
11 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Office

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 3 (9.38%) CMS
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (71.88%) Photoshop
2 17 (53.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (34.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (15.63%) Adobe After Effects
5 4 (12.50%) SOLIDWORKS
6 3 (9.38%) Adobe Premiere
6 3 (9.38%) CINEMA 4D
6 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (9.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
8 1 (3.13%) Final Cut Pro
Cloud Services
1 11 (34.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 3 (9.38%) Google Drive
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Axure RP
1 1 (3.13%) Dreamweaver
General
1 6 (18.75%) Marketing
2 4 (12.50%) Banking
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) French Language
4 1 (3.13%) Advertising
4 1 (3.13%) Games
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Designer
2 10 (31.25%) Print Designer
3 9 (28.13%) Web Designer
4 7 (21.88%) Artworker
5 4 (12.50%) Graphic Designer
5 4 (12.50%) Junior
6 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Communications Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Creative Designer
6 2 (6.25%) Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Digital Designer
6 2 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.25%) Junior Designer
6 2 (6.25%) Junior Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.25%) Motion Graphics Designer
6 2 (6.25%) UI Designer
6 2 (6.25%) UX Designer
6 2 (6.25%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) HTML
2 7 (21.88%) HTML5
3 6 (18.75%) CSS
4 3 (9.38%) jQuery
5 2 (6.25%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Social Media
2 4 (12.50%) Graphic Design
3 3 (9.38%) Animation
4 2 (6.25%) Motion Graphics
4 2 (6.25%) User Experience
4 2 (6.25%) Video Editing
5 1 (3.13%) Blog
5 1 (3.13%) Fintech
5 1 (3.13%) iPad
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.13%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
1 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Typography
2 4 (12.50%) Web Development
2 4 (12.50%) Wireframes
2 4 (12.50%) Workflow
3 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.25%) Content Management
3 2 (6.25%) Copywriting
3 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
3 2 (6.25%) Front End Development
3 2 (6.25%) Information Architecture
3 2 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (6.25%) Web Design
4 1 (3.13%) B2C
4 1 (3.13%) Change Management
4 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.13%) Infographics
4 1 (3.13%) Line Management
4 1 (3.13%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (3.13%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) DBS Check
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Adobe
2 12 (37.50%) Google
3 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.50%) Apple
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco
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