The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Quark products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Quark over the 3 months to 31 July 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.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quark
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Quark 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £135.00 -
Quark
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
384 492 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 49.04% 52.56% 47.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 259 175
Median daily rate £400 £395 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +7.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 28 19
Median hourly rate £19.61 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +26.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £30.90 £19.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.31 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.25% +4.60%

Quark
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Quark as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Quark Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Quark
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Quark Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Quark
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Quark Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Quark
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Quark also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Quark.

1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator

Quark
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Graphic Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop Designer
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe