The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wiltshire region that had Technical Author featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Author
South West / Wiltshire
Rank - - 59
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Author 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire - - 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+75.00% -37.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
669 627 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.63% 93.86% 97.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 461 448 427
Median daily rate £413 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 33
Median hourly rate £38.50 £12.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+208.00% -56.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Technical Author
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Wiltshire region that featured Technical Author in the job title.

Technical Author Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Technical Author
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Technical Author Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Technical Author
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Technical Author Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Technical Author Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, Technical Author contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wiltshire region featuring Technical Author in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Learning Management System
2 2 (66.67%) Content Development
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) e-Learning
2 2 (66.67%) SCORM
3 1 (33.33%) Meridio
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared

Technical Author Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) e-Learning
1 2 (66.67%) Learning Management System
1 2 (66.67%) SCORM
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Content Development
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Meridio