The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for InDesign skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited InDesign over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe InDesign
UK / Scotland
Rank 105 129 124
Rank change year-on-year +24 -5  
Contract jobs citing InDesign 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.11% 0.039% 0.11%
As % of the Applications category 0.87% 0.37% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £225 £275
% change year-on-year +55.55% -18.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £10.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - -55.55%  

InDesign is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 231 271 343
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 13.16% 10.47% 12.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 151 192
Median daily rate £340 £325 £342
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.61% -4.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £126 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +1.51% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 29
Median hourly rate £15.43 £18.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.27% +5.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.31 £13.56 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £45.60 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £14.85
% change year-on-year -9.09% +11.11%  

InDesign
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing InDesign as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for InDesign in Scotland

InDesign
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for InDesign in Scotland

InDesign
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for InDesign in Scotland

InDesign
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing InDesign within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 2 £475 -
InDesign
UK

InDesign
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Scotland region with a requirement for InDesign.

1 4 (100.00%) Adobe
2 3 (75.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe Captivate
3 2 (50.00%) SAP
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) Publishing
4 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (25.00%) SAP FI
4 1 (25.00%) AppleScript
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) DOM
4 1 (25.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Graphic Design
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) SAP CO

InDesign
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (75.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe Captivate
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (25.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Graphic Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Publishing Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP ISU Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Trainer
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Utilities Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technology Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Trainer
2 1 (25.00%) Training Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
1 1 (25.00%) DOM
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) AppleScript
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) SAP