The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Author featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Author
Rank 118 125 127
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Author 14 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.56% 0.54% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.57% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £375 £375 £256
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +46.34%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £319
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +53.84%
Author
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2409 2654 2756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 96.17% 95.57% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1360 1494 1529
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 239 226
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Author
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the East of England region that featured Author in the job title.

Author Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Author
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Author across the East of England region.

Author Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Author
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Author across the East of England region.

Author Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Author
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Author within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hertfordshire +13 10 - - 1
Suffolk - 4 £375 -
Author
England

Author Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Author contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region featuring Author in the job title.

1 8 (44.44%) FrameMaker
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Banking
3 4 (22.22%) User Experience
4 3 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) Adobe
5 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (11.11%) Content Management
6 1 (5.56%) Billing
6 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (5.56%) Content Development
6 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
6 1 (5.56%) HTML
6 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
6 1 (5.56%) CSS
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Automotive
6 1 (5.56%) SEO
6 1 (5.56%) CMMI
6 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.56%) e-Learning
6 1 (5.56%) Web Design
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) Marketing
6 1 (5.56%) COBIT

Author Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) FrameMaker
2 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.56%) Automotive
4 1 (5.56%) Billing
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) Content Management
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.56%) CMMI
2 1 (5.56%) Content Development
2 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
2 1 (5.56%) Project Management
2 1 (5.56%) SEO
2 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (5.56%) Time Management
2 1 (5.56%) Web Design
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) COBIT
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Adobe
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft