Period
to 15 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 603 577 587
Rank change year-on-year -26 +10 -28
Contract jobs citing InDesign 36 40 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.079% 0.094% 0.082%
As % of the Applications category 1.02% 1.13% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 30
London median daily rate £425 £420 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +52.73% -15.38%
10th Percentile £156 £177 £168
90th Percentile £750 £558 £427
England median daily rate £198 £384 £275
% change year-on-year -48.53% +39.55% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
London median hourly rate £55.00 £28.50 £27.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.98% +4.00% +37.03%
10th Percentile £47.50 £21.85 £25.24
90th Percentile £62.50 £104.15 £29.57
England median hourly rate £55.00 £28.50 £10.00
% change year-on-year +92.98% +185.00% -26.85%

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 3,538 3,530 4,296
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 7.77% 8.28% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,364 2,329 2,954
London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £154 £163 £163
90th Percentile £600 £600 £550
England median daily rate £375 £363 £343
% change year-on-year +3.45% +5.84% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 141 163
London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £16.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +25.19% -3.68%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £45.00 £50.00 £26.88
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50

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 August 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 August 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 -7 11 £388 +66.67% 7
West London -23 5 - - 4
South London - 1 - -
InDesign
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 36 (100.00%) Adobe
2 33 (91.67%) Photoshop
3 32 (88.89%) Adobe Illustrator
4 18 (50.00%) User Experience
4 18 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 18 (50.00%) HTML
5 15 (41.67%) CSS
6 12 (33.33%) HTML5
6 12 (33.33%) Wireframes
7 10 (27.78%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 10 (27.78%) Finance
8 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 8 (22.22%) Social Media
9 8 (22.22%) Graphic Design
9 8 (22.22%) JIRA
10 7 (19.44%) Marketing
10 7 (19.44%) Axure RP
10 7 (19.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 7 (19.44%) InVision
11 6 (16.67%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
11 6 (16.67%) Google
11 6 (16.67%) Workflow
11 6 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (16.67%) Adobe After Effects
12 5 (13.89%) jQuery
12 5 (13.89%) CSS3
12 5 (13.89%) Information Architecture
12 5 (13.89%) CMS
12 5 (13.89%) Banking

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 (13.89%) CMS
2 4 (11.11%) Confluence
3 3 (8.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (2.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 33 (91.67%) Photoshop
2 32 (88.89%) Adobe Illustrator
3 18 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (19.44%) InVision
4 7 (19.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (16.67%) Adobe After Effects
6 4 (11.11%) Acrobat
7 3 (8.33%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (5.56%) Adobe Premiere
8 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
8 2 (5.56%) UXPin
9 1 (2.78%) Chatbot
9 1 (2.78%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (2.78%) Fireworks
9 1 (2.78%) Lectora
9 1 (2.78%) Moqups
9 1 (2.78%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.78%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (2.78%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) JIRA
2 7 (19.44%) Axure RP
3 4 (11.11%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (5.56%) Xcode
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 7 (19.44%) Marketing
3 5 (13.89%) Banking
4 3 (8.33%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.56%) Games
5 2 (5.56%) Multimedia
5 2 (5.56%) Retail
6 1 (2.78%) Advertising
6 1 (2.78%) Interactive Media
6 1 (2.78%) Publishing
6 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (61.11%) Designer
2 6 (16.67%) UI Designer
3 5 (13.89%) Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Graphic Designer
4 4 (11.11%) Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Digital Designer
4 4 (11.11%) User Experience Architect
4 4 (11.11%) UX Designer
5 3 (8.33%) JIRA Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Junior
6 2 (5.56%) UI/UX Designer
6 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Communications Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Interface Designer
7 1 (2.78%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Web Designer
7 1 (2.78%) Website Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (50.00%) HTML
2 15 (41.67%) CSS
3 12 (33.33%) HTML5
4 5 (13.89%) CSS3
4 5 (13.89%) jQuery
4 5 (13.89%) XML
5 4 (11.11%) Flash
6 2 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (5.56%) XHTML
7 1 (2.78%) .NET
7 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.78%) FreeMarker
7 1 (2.78%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (50.00%) User Experience
2 8 (22.22%) Graphic Design
2 8 (22.22%) Social Media
3 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.56%) Digital Wallet
4 2 (5.56%) Fintech
4 2 (5.56%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.78%) Blog
5 1 (2.78%) e-Learning
5 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.78%) Video Editing
5 1 (2.78%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Mac OS X
2 2 (5.56%) Android
2 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Wireframes
2 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.67%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
3 6 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (16.67%) Workflow
4 5 (13.89%) Information Architecture
4 5 (13.89%) Prototyping
5 4 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (11.11%) Infographics
5 4 (11.11%) Visualisation
5 4 (11.11%) Web Design
5 4 (11.11%) Web Development
6 3 (8.33%) Adaptive Web Design
6 3 (8.33%) Asset Management
6 3 (8.33%) CRM
6 3 (8.33%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
6 3 (8.33%) Project Management
6 3 (8.33%) Scrum
6 3 (8.33%) Typography
7 2 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.78%) C#
2 1 (2.78%) PHP
2 1 (2.78%) PHP 5
2 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) GDPR
1 1 (2.78%) QA
1 1 (2.78%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Adobe
2 6 (16.67%) Google
3 3 (8.33%) ATG
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.78%) Apple
4 1 (2.78%) Facebook
4 1 (2.78%) MakerBot
4 1 (2.78%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.78%) Twitter
4 1 (2.78%) XMPie