Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 17 November 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 152 152
Rank change year-on-year +10 0 -20
Contract jobs citing InDesign 1 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.034% 0.084% 0.16%
As % of the Applications category 0.49% 1.54% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Manchester median daily rate - £350 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +99.72% -
North West median daily rate - £350 £175
% change year-on-year - +99.72% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Manchester median hourly rate - - £10.75
North West median hourly rate - - £10.75

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 Manchester with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 203 195 370
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 6.87% 5.44% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 105 211
Manchester median daily rate £343 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.14% +7.69% +4.84%
10th Percentile £114 £122 £145
90th Percentile £491 £488 £450
North West median daily rate £335 £335 £325
% change year-on-year - +3.08% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 16 32
Manchester median hourly rate £14.13 £14.05 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.55% +6.02% -1.85%
10th Percentile £11.35 £11.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £21.90 £17.63 £19.50
North West median hourly rate £14.13 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -11.72% -8.57% +9.38%

InDesign
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing InDesign as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for InDesign in Manchester

InDesign
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing InDesign in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for InDesign in Manchester

InDesign
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing InDesign in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for InDesign in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for InDesign.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Fireworks
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite

InDesign
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (100.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) Fireworks
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe