Period
to 18 November 2017

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 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 182 195
Contract jobs citing InDesign 0 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.046% 0.097%
As % of the Applications category - 0.57% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Scotland median daily rate - £178 £145
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.41% -27.50%
UK median daily rate £325 £225 £210
% change year-on-year +44.44% +7.14% -11.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Scotland median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK median hourly rate £15.87 £29.33 £12.50
% change year-on-year -45.90% +134.62% -15.28%

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 Scotland with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 386 353 582
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 7.75% 8.06% 9.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 200 303
Scotland median daily rate £325 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% -3.62% +4.84%
10th Percentile £110 £135 £131
90th Percentile £475 £440 £450
UK median daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 38
Scotland median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £13.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.90% +5.42% -22.51%
10th Percentile £10.14 £9.25 £8.25
90th Percentile £34.75 £30.30 £35.22
UK median hourly rate £15.50 £16.15 £15.50
% change year-on-year -4.02% +4.19% +3.33%

InDesign
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing InDesign in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for InDesign in Scotland