The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North East region that had Technical Author featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Author
Rank - - 52
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Author 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +25.00%
Technical 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 North East 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
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1350 874 491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 89.29% 94.18% 94.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 852 531 294
Median daily rate £325 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.65% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £222 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 65 35
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.79 £11.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £24.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Technical Author
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Technical Author Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Technical Author
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Technical Author Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Technical Author
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Technical Author Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Technical Author Skill Set
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 North East region featuring Technical Author in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceNow

Technical Author Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceNow
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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