The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hampshire region that had Technical Author featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Author
Rank 113 113 111
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Author 3 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.15% 0.28% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.30% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Median daily rate £388 £325 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £325 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £325 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-0.68% +39.42%
Technical Author
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1836 2023 1957
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.15% 94.98% 94.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1151 1279 1117
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 150 116
Median hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £40.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Technical Author
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Technical Author Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Technical Author
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Technical Author Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Technical Author
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Technical Author Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Technical Author
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Author within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Farnborough - 1 - -
Technical Author
South East

Technical Author Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, Technical 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 Hampshire region featuring Technical Author in the job title.

1 11 (78.57%) SC Cleared
1 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
3 7 (50.00%) LAN
3 7 (50.00%) WAN
3 7 (50.00%) Unix
3 7 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 7 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (50.00%) PaintShop Pro
3 7 (50.00%) SDLC
4 3 (21.43%) Time Management
4 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
5 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.14%) Patch Management
6 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
6 1 (7.14%) Process Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) Kaspersky
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL
6 1 (7.14%) Altiris
6 1 (7.14%) Sophos
6 1 (7.14%) Forcepoint

Technical Author Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 7 (50.00%) PaintShop Pro
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) LAN
1 7 (50.00%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
1 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (50.00%) SDLC
2 3 (21.43%) Time Management
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Patch Management
3 1 (7.14%) Process Architecture
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) SC Cleared
1 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Altiris
1 1 (7.14%) Forcepoint
1 1 (7.14%) Kaspersky
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
1 1 (7.14%) Sophos