The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Quark products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Quark over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Quark, Inc.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quark
Rank - - 103
Contract jobs citing Quark 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - - 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £90 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 - -
Quark
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Vendors Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
990 1075 858
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 52.86% 52.41% 48.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 618 544 435
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 65 41
Average hourly rate £50.00 £20.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -36.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £11.35 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Quark
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Quark across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Quark Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Quark
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Quark across the Hampshire region.

Quark Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Quark
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Quark Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Quark
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Quark also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Quark.

1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) SketchUp
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud

Quark
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Quark also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Quark. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) SketchUp
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Graphic Designer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft