The table below looks at the statistics for QuarkXPress skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QuarkXPress over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
QuarkXPress
Rank 629 609 585
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -24
Contract jobs citing QuarkXPress 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Applications category 0.059% 0.014% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£124 - £143
UK excluding London average daily rate £124 - £143
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £135.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £135.00 - -

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

Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
6817 7234 6602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.67% 12.95% 12.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4012 4042 3608
Average daily rate £350 £338 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £160 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 640 715 646
Average hourly rate £15.23 £16.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.82% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.25 £30.00 £27.41
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.51 £15.50 £15.38
% change year-on-year
-6.38% +0.81%

QuarkXPress
Jobs Demand Trend

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

QuarkXPress Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

QuarkXPress
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing QuarkXPress within the UK.

QuarkXPress Daily Rate Trend in the UK

QuarkXPress
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing QuarkXPress within the UK.

QuarkXPress Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

QuarkXPress
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing QuarkXPress within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Scotland - 3 £124 -
Paisley - 2 £124 -
Renfrewshire - 2 £124 -
England -4 1 £200 - 1
London - 1 £200 -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £200 -

QuarkXPress
Top 23 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 5 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Acrobat
2 3 (60.00%) Quark
2 3 (60.00%) FreeHand
3 2 (40.00%) CAD
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) Flash
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe
3 2 (40.00%) 3ds Max
3 2 (40.00%) Photography
3 2 (40.00%) InDesign
3 2 (40.00%) New Media
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Graphic Design
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Advertising

QuarkXPress
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 5 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (60.00%) Acrobat
2 3 (60.00%) FreeHand
3 2 (40.00%) 3ds Max
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) InDesign
4 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Graphic Designer
1 4 (80.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Photography
1 2 (40.00%) New Media
2 1 (20.00%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) CAD
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Quark
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe