Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 581 545 571
Rank change year-on-year -36 +26 -23
Contract jobs citing InDesign 46 31 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.10% 0.078% 0.062%
As % of the Applications category 1.19% 0.97% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 12 21
London median daily rate £363 £294 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.40% +2.17% -19.01%
10th Percentile £122 £158 £188
90th Percentile £618 £575 £425
England median daily rate £300 £250 £250
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -21.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
London median hourly rate £36.25 £115.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.48% - -
England median hourly rate £55.00 £73.75 £10.00
% change year-on-year -25.42% +637.50% -46.67%

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 3,856 3,209 4,246
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 8.39% 8.12% 9.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,611 2,100 2,949
London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +0.67%
10th Percentile £153 £162 £163
90th Percentile £588 £600 £575
England median daily rate £370 £350 £345
% change year-on-year +5.71% +1.45% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 131 183
London median hourly rate £20.52 £19.82 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +25.84% -7.35%
10th Percentile £12.10 £12.19 £10.75
90th Percentile £42.95 £50.00 £26.88
England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.15
% change year-on-year +6.25% -0.93% +7.67%

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 25 May 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing InDesign in London over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 25 May 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 - 8 £300 - 4
West London -44 7 £123 - 6
South London - 1 - -
InDesign
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 46 (100.00%) Adobe
2 42 (91.30%) Photoshop
3 39 (84.78%) Adobe Illustrator
4 27 (58.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 16 (34.78%) Finance
6 15 (32.61%) Marketing
7 13 (28.26%) User Experience
7 13 (28.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 13 (28.26%) HTML
8 11 (23.91%) Graphic Design
9 10 (21.74%) Wireframes
10 9 (19.57%) Infographics
10 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
10 9 (19.57%) CSS
11 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (17.39%) Copywriting
11 8 (17.39%) Degree
11 8 (17.39%) Digital Marketing
11 8 (17.39%) HTML5
11 8 (17.39%) Social Media
12 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 7 (15.22%) Banking
12 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Excel
13 6 (13.04%) Intranet
13 6 (13.04%) Workflow
13 6 (13.04%) Axure RP
13 6 (13.04%) Information Architecture
13 6 (13.04%) JIRA
14 5 (10.87%) Facebook
14 5 (10.87%) Twitter

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 (10.87%) CMS
2 2 (4.35%) Confluence
3 1 (2.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 42 (91.30%) Photoshop
2 39 (84.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 27 (58.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 13 (28.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Excel
6 5 (10.87%) InVision
7 3 (6.52%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (6.52%) Adobe Premiere
8 2 (4.35%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (4.35%) UXPin
9 1 (2.17%) Acrobat
9 1 (2.17%) Chatbot
9 1 (2.17%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (2.17%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (2.17%) Lectora
9 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
9 1 (2.17%) Moqups
9 1 (2.17%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (2.17%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (2.17%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Axure RP
1 6 (13.04%) JIRA
General
1 16 (34.78%) Finance
2 15 (32.61%) Marketing
3 7 (15.22%) Banking
4 5 (10.87%) Publishing
5 3 (6.52%) Investment Banking
5 3 (6.52%) Retail
6 2 (4.35%) Multimedia
7 1 (2.17%) Advertising
7 1 (2.17%) Automotive
7 1 (2.17%) Games
7 1 (2.17%) Interactive Media
7 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (45.65%) Designer
2 7 (15.22%) Graphic Designer
3 5 (10.87%) Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Architect
4 4 (8.70%) UI Designer
4 4 (8.70%) User Experience Architect
4 4 (8.70%) UX Designer
5 3 (6.52%) Creative Designer
5 3 (6.52%) JIRA Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) UX Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Communications Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Creative Graphic Designer
6 2 (4.35%) Finance Business Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Financial Business Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.26%) HTML
2 9 (19.57%) CSS
3 8 (17.39%) HTML5
4 3 (6.52%) jQuery
5 2 (4.35%) .NET
5 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.35%) CSS3
6 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.17%) FreeMarker
6 1 (2.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) User Experience
2 11 (23.91%) Graphic Design
3 8 (17.39%) Social Media
4 4 (8.70%) Mobile App
4 4 (8.70%) Video Editing
4 4 (8.70%) Virtual Team
5 3 (6.52%) e-Learning
6 2 (4.35%) Blog
6 2 (4.35%) Digital Wallet
6 2 (4.35%) Fintech
7 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Android
1 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.17%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) Wireframes
2 9 (19.57%) Infographics
3 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.39%) Copywriting
3 8 (17.39%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 6 (13.04%) Information Architecture
5 6 (13.04%) Workflow
6 5 (10.87%) Content Management
6 5 (10.87%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
6 5 (10.87%) Prototyping
6 5 (10.87%) Typography
7 4 (8.70%) Matrix Organization
7 4 (8.70%) Strategic Thinking
7 4 (8.70%) Time Management
8 3 (6.52%) CRM
8 3 (6.52%) Data Visualisation
8 3 (6.52%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (6.52%) Visualisation
8 3 (6.52%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) GDPR
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) Adobe
2 5 (10.87%) Facebook
2 5 (10.87%) Twitter
3 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.35%) Apple
5 1 (2.17%) Google
5 1 (2.17%) MakerBot
5 1 (2.17%) XMPie