The table below looks at the statistics for QuarkXPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QuarkXPress over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
QuarkXPress
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing QuarkXPress 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 - -
QuarkXPress
England

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

Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
412 480 409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 10.24% 12.07% 13.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 203 183
Average daily rate £363 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £180 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £527
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 63 52
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.01 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

QuarkXPress
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing QuarkXPress across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

QuarkXPress Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

QuarkXPress
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

QuarkXPress Daily Rate Trend in the North West

QuarkXPress
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

QuarkXPress Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

QuarkXPress
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing QuarkXPress 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 QuarkXPress.

1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) Acrobat
1 2 (100.00%) Quark
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (100.00%) InDesign

QuarkXPress
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing QuarkXPress 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 QuarkXPress. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Acrobat
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (100.00%) InDesign
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Artworker
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Artworker
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) Quark