Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 578 560 550
Rank change year-on-year -18 -10 +5
Contract jobs citing InDesign 39 33 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.083% 0.080% 0.095%
As % of the Applications category 0.97% 0.94% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 17 27
London median daily rate £325 £230 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.30% -8.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £110 £158 £159
90th Percentile £503 £538 £473
England median daily rate £315 £225 £225
% change year-on-year +40.00% - -16.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
London median hourly rate £17.50 £100.63 £17.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -82.61% +460.12% +2.66%
10th Percentile £16.25 £44.63 £16.24
90th Percentile £18.75 £160.63 £18.96
England median hourly rate £13.87 £32.50 £14.67
% change year-on-year -57.34% +121.54% -16.17%

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 4,004 3,495 4,408
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 8.53% 8.52% 9.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,798 2,290 2,950
London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.94% +3.33% +0.40%
10th Percentile £152 £158 £159
90th Percentile £594 £575 £575
England median daily rate £353 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +0.71% - +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 157 212
London median hourly rate £20.96 £18.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.42% +9.09% +3.13%
10th Percentile £11.81 £11.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £41.00 £50.00 £28.00
England median hourly rate £15.53 £16.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year -2.97% +1.46% +5.13%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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
West London -36 6 £123 - 3
Central London - 2 £326 - 5
South London - 1 - - 1
InDesign
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 39 (100.00%) Adobe
2 36 (92.31%) Photoshop
3 34 (87.18%) Adobe Illustrator
4 23 (58.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 13 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 13 (33.33%) Finance
6 12 (30.77%) Marketing
7 11 (28.21%) Graphic Design
7 11 (28.21%) Social Media
7 11 (28.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 10 (25.64%) Copywriting
8 10 (25.64%) HTML
8 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Excel
9 9 (23.08%) Degree
10 8 (20.51%) Matrix Organization
10 8 (20.51%) Strategic Thinking
11 7 (17.95%) Facebook
11 7 (17.95%) Twitter
11 7 (17.95%) Content Management
11 7 (17.95%) CMS
12 6 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
12 6 (15.38%) CSS
12 6 (15.38%) HTML5
12 6 (15.38%) User Experience
12 6 (15.38%) Infographics
13 5 (12.82%) Typography
13 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
14 4 (10.26%) Publishing
14 4 (10.26%) Intranet
14 4 (10.26%) Adobe After Effects

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 7 (17.95%) CMS
2 1 (2.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 36 (92.31%) Photoshop
2 34 (87.18%) Adobe Illustrator
3 23 (58.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 13 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (10.26%) Adobe After Effects
6 4 (10.26%) Adobe Premiere
7 2 (5.13%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (5.13%) InVision
8 1 (2.56%) Acrobat
8 1 (2.56%) Chatbot
8 1 (2.56%) Edge Animate
8 1 (2.56%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
8 1 (2.56%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.56%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 13 (33.33%) Finance
2 12 (30.77%) Marketing
3 4 (10.26%) Publishing
4 3 (7.69%) Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Advertising
5 1 (2.56%) Automotive
5 1 (2.56%) Games
5 1 (2.56%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.56%) Retail
5 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Designer
2 7 (17.95%) Graphic Designer
3 4 (10.26%) Analyst
3 4 (10.26%) Digital Designer
4 3 (7.69%) Creative Designer
4 3 (7.69%) Developer
4 3 (7.69%) UX Designer
5 2 (5.13%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Communications Project Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Communications Specialist
5 2 (5.13%) Creative Graphic Designer
5 2 (5.13%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Financial Business Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Service Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) UI Designer
5 2 (5.13%) UI/UX Designer
5 2 (5.13%) UX Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) HTML
2 6 (15.38%) CSS
2 6 (15.38%) HTML5
3 2 (5.13%) .NET
3 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.56%) Flash
4 1 (2.56%) Handlebars
4 1 (2.56%) jQuery
4 1 (2.56%) LESS
4 1 (2.56%) Mustache
4 1 (2.56%) Sass
4 1 (2.56%) SVG
4 1 (2.56%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Graphic Design
1 11 (28.21%) Social Media
2 6 (15.38%) User Experience
3 4 (10.26%) Photography
3 4 (10.26%) Video Editing
4 3 (7.69%) Virtual Team
5 2 (5.13%) Blog
5 2 (5.13%) e-Learning
5 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.56%) Animation
6 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.56%) Podcast
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 10 (25.64%) Copywriting
3 8 (20.51%) Matrix Organization
3 8 (20.51%) Strategic Thinking
4 7 (17.95%) Content Management
5 6 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (15.38%) Infographics
6 5 (12.82%) Typography
7 4 (10.26%) Virtual Environments
8 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.69%) Time Management
8 3 (7.69%) Wireframes
9 2 (5.13%) Analytics
9 2 (5.13%) Instructional Design
9 2 (5.13%) Prototyping
9 2 (5.13%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
9 2 (5.13%) Web Design
9 2 (5.13%) Workflow
10 1 (2.56%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.13%) C#
3 1 (2.56%) ActionScript
3 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) Adobe
2 7 (17.95%) Facebook
2 7 (17.95%) Twitter
3 1 (2.56%) Apple
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) XMPie