The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Quark products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Quark over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South East region.

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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quark
Rank - 237 249
Contract jobs citing Quark 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.012% 0.047%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.024% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £360
UK excluding London average daily rate - £144 £325
% change year-on-year
- -55.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%
Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4479 4132 5462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.97% 49.24% 51.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2250 2031 2379
Average daily rate £355 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £210 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 325 374
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Quark
England

Quark
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Quark across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Quark Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Quark
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Quark Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Quark
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Quark Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Quark
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Quark within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Quark
England

Quark
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Quark 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 Quark.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Publishing
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Documentum
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) EDRMS
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management

Quark
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Quark 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 Quark. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Documentum
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Process Management
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared