Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 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
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 607 574 552
Rank change year-on-year -33 -22 +11
Contract jobs citing InDesign 35 37 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.074% 0.083% 0.13%
As % of the Applications category 0.88% 0.93% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 27 36
London median daily rate £325 £225 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.44% -14.29% +13.51%
10th Percentile £130 £151 £159
90th Percentile £450 £520 £438
England median daily rate £315 £225 £219
% change year-on-year +40.00% +2.86% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
London median hourly rate £25.00 £31.25 £17.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +73.95% +2.66%
10th Percentile £21.30 £26.44 £16.24
90th Percentile £29.90 £146.25 £18.96
England median hourly rate £15.87 £29.33 £12.50
% change year-on-year -45.90% +134.62% -19.41%

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 3986 3996 4684
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 8.39% 9.00% 10.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2765 2597 3137
London median daily rate £380 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £155 £163 £159
90th Percentile £613 £558 £575
England median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 174 215
London median hourly rate £20.60 £16.58 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.26% -2.49% +6.25%
10th Percentile £12.40 £11.38 £10.00
90th Percentile £38.75 £39.85 £32.00
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

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 11 December 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 6 months to 11 December 2017. 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 - 3 £233 - 4
InDesign
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 35 (100.00%) Adobe
2 26 (74.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 25 (71.43%) Photoshop
4 12 (34.29%) Graphic Design
5 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (28.57%) HTML
6 10 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 9 (25.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 9 (25.71%) JIRA
8 8 (22.86%) Information Management
8 8 (22.86%) Data Modelling
8 8 (22.86%) Finance
8 8 (22.86%) OpenText
8 8 (22.86%) User Stories
8 8 (22.86%) User Experience
8 8 (22.86%) Manual Testing
8 8 (22.86%) hybris
8 8 (22.86%) BDD
8 8 (22.86%) Business Process Modelling
9 7 (20.00%) Social Media
9 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
9 7 (20.00%) CSS
9 7 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 7 (20.00%) Adobe After Effects
10 6 (17.14%) Asset Management
10 6 (17.14%) Marketing
11 5 (14.29%) Wireframes
11 5 (14.29%) Adobe Premiere
12 4 (11.43%) Content Management
12 4 (11.43%) Degree

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 4 (11.43%) CMS
2 2 (5.71%) Confluence
2 2 (5.71%) Drupal
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (74.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 25 (71.43%) Photoshop
3 9 (25.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (20.00%) Adobe After Effects
4 7 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (14.29%) Adobe Premiere
6 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (8.57%) InVision
8 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
9 1 (2.86%) Acrobat
9 1 (2.86%) Chatbot
9 1 (2.86%) Edge Animate
9 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
9 1 (2.86%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 10 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (2.86%) Dropbox
2 1 (2.86%) GitHub
2 1 (2.86%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.86%) Slack
2 1 (2.86%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Skype
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) JIRA
2 3 (8.57%) Axure RP
2 3 (8.57%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (2.86%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Marketing
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Games
3 2 (5.71%) Publishing
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Designer
2 7 (20.00%) Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Digital Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Digital Business Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Asset Management Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Asset Management Business Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Graphic Designer
4 4 (11.43%) Digital Designer
4 4 (11.43%) UX Designer
5 3 (8.57%) UI Designer
5 3 (8.57%) UI/UX Designer
6 2 (5.71%) Communications Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Creative Graphic Designer
7 1 (2.86%) Development Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Digital Content Designer
7 1 (2.86%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) HTML
2 7 (20.00%) CSS
3 3 (8.57%) HTML5
4 2 (5.71%) Web Services
5 1 (2.86%) CSS3
5 1 (2.86%) Flash
5 1 (2.86%) Handlebars
5 1 (2.86%) jQuery
5 1 (2.86%) LESS
5 1 (2.86%) Mustache
5 1 (2.86%) Sass
5 1 (2.86%) SVG
5 1 (2.86%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Graphic Design
2 8 (22.86%) User Experience
3 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (20.00%) Social Media
4 4 (11.43%) Photography
4 4 (11.43%) Video Editing
5 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.71%) Animation
5 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
5 2 (5.71%) Motion Graphics
5 2 (5.71%) Podcast
5 2 (5.71%) Video\Live Streaming
6 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.86%) BDD
2 8 (22.86%) Business Process Modelling
2 8 (22.86%) Data Modelling
2 8 (22.86%) Information Management
2 8 (22.86%) Manual Testing
2 8 (22.86%) User Stories
3 6 (17.14%) Asset Management
4 5 (14.29%) Wireframes
5 4 (11.43%) Content Management
5 4 (11.43%) Copywriting
5 4 (11.43%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (11.43%) Prototyping
5 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (11.43%) Strategic Thinking
6 3 (8.57%) Infographics
6 3 (8.57%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (8.57%) Typography
6 3 (8.57%) Web Development
7 2 (5.71%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.86%) ActionScript
2 1 (2.86%) Java
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Adobe
2 8 (22.86%) hybris
2 8 (22.86%) OpenText
3 3 (8.57%) Facebook
3 3 (8.57%) Twitter
4 1 (2.86%) Google
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) Optimizely
4 1 (2.86%) Qubit