Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 18 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
England > North West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 225 234
Rank change year-on-year +25 +9 -34
Contract jobs citing InDesign 1 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.018% 0.044% 0.070%
As % of the Applications category 0.25% 0.66% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
North West median daily rate - £350 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +99.72% -
England median daily rate £325 £230 £210
% change year-on-year +41.30% +9.52% -18.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
North West median hourly rate - - £10.75
England median hourly rate £15.87 £29.33 £14.67
% change year-on-year -45.90% +99.91% -0.58%

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 the North West with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 398 458 773
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 7.00% 6.64% 9.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 247 430
North West median daily rate £335 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.08% +8.33%
10th Percentile £135 £122 £150
90th Percentile £488 £521 £475
England median daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +1.43% - +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 61 85
North West median hourly rate £14.13 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.72% -8.57% +9.38%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.50 £10.20
90th Percentile £47.05 £42.50 £47.33
England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +6.45% +3.33%

InDesign
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing InDesign as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for InDesign in the North West

InDesign
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for InDesign in the North West

InDesign
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for InDesign in the North West

InDesign
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing InDesign within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Manchester +18 1 - - 2
InDesign
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 North West 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 the North West 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