The table below looks at the statistics for the Author role in IT contracts advertised for the Warwick region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Author in their job title over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Author
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Author 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwick 4.35% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.63% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £260 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £283
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +15.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-29.16% +20.00%
Author
Warwickshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Warwick region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Warwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108 94 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwick 93.91% 91.26% 90.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 46 57
Average daily rate £375 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £95 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £500 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 7
Average hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -40.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £23.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Author
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Author in the job title across the Warwick region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Author Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

Author
Daily Rate Trend in Warwick

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

Author Daily Rate Trend in Warwick

Author
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwick

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

Author Hourly Rate Trend in Warwick

Author
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwick region that cited Author in their job title 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 with Author in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Automotive
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) MS Access
3 2 (40.00%) Issue Tracking
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) SCADA
4 1 (20.00%) Google Apps
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Google
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC

Author
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwick region that cited Author in their job title 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 with Author in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Google Apps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (80.00%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Google