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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
QuarkXPress
Rank 613 - 560
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing QuarkXPress 6 0 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% - 0.039%
As % of the Applications category 0.11% - 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 6
Average daily rate £263 - £250
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 - £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.50

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
5602 6062 6456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.89% 11.97% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3314 3453 3401
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £150 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 509 573 631
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.51 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.19% -3.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.50 £36.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.10 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+11.03% -3.33%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing QuarkXPress within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

QuarkXPress Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
England - 6 £263 - 1
Surrey - 4 £350 -
South East - 4 £350 - 1
Manchester - 2 £175 -
North West - 2 £175 -

QuarkXPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (77.78%) Adobe
2 6 (66.67%) Apple
3 5 (55.56%) Photoshop
3 5 (55.56%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (44.44%) Intranet
4 4 (44.44%) Internet
4 4 (44.44%) FileMaker
4 4 (44.44%) Wireless
4 4 (44.44%) Wyse
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) LAN
4 4 (44.44%) WAN
4 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 4 (44.44%) Acrobat
4 4 (44.44%) HP
4 4 (44.44%) Citrix
4 4 (44.44%) Mac OS X
4 4 (44.44%) iPhone
4 4 (44.44%) iPad
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (44.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 3 (33.33%) Quark
5 3 (33.33%) Flash
5 3 (33.33%) InDesign
5 3 (33.33%) SLA
6 2 (22.22%) Marketing
6 2 (22.22%) 3ds Max

QuarkXPress
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (55.56%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (55.56%) Photoshop
2 4 (44.44%) Acrobat
3 3 (33.33%) InDesign
4 2 (22.22%) 3ds Max
4 2 (22.22%) FreeHand
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
1 4 (44.44%) Intranet
1 4 (44.44%) LAN
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
1 4 (44.44%) WAN
1 4 (44.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Designer
1 3 (33.33%) Graphic Designer
1 3 (33.33%) Mac Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Artworker
2 2 (22.22%) Digital Artworker
2 2 (22.22%) Support Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (44.44%) iPad
1 4 (44.44%) iPhone
2 2 (22.22%) New Media
2 2 (22.22%) Photography
3 1 (11.11%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Mac OS X
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) CAD
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Adobe
2 6 (66.67%) Apple
3 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 4 (44.44%) HP
3 4 (44.44%) Wyse
4 3 (33.33%) Quark