The first table below looks at the demand for QuarkXPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QuarkXPress over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
QuarkXPress
Rank - 120 134
Contract jobs citing QuarkXPress 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.041% 0.064%
As % of the Applications category - 0.25% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £144 £300
% change year-on-year
- -52.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £18.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- +12.12%
Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
466 397 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.33% 16.15% 13.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 110 152
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £203 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 74 42
Average hourly rate £17.50 £34.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.27% +122.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £12.98 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £36.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
QuarkXPress
South East

QuarkXPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing QuarkXPress across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

QuarkXPress Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

QuarkXPress
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing QuarkXPress across the Berkshire region.

QuarkXPress Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire