The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Writer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Writer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Writer
Rank - 100 109
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Writer 0 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.36% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.38% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 10
Average daily rate
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- £275 £221
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +24.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £223
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +23.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 - £32.00
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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
1926 1560 1922
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 91.54% 93.25% 93.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1094 919 1014
Average daily rate £360 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 132 190
Average hourly rate £15.06 £15.17 £19.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.67% -20.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.95 £35.00 £39.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Technical Writer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Writer in the job title across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Writer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Technical Writer
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Technical Writer Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Technical Writer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Technical Writer Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire