The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for QuarkXPress skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited QuarkXPress over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

QuarkXPress
England / South East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 264 -
Contract jobs citing QuarkXPress 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.021% -
As % of the Applications category - 0.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £300 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £10.00 -

QuarkXPress is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 981 1126 1451
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 12.47% 12.05% 14.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 607 720
Median daily rate £350 £338 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -2.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +0.74% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 105 117
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.84 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £43.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing QuarkXPress as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for QuarkXPress in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for QuarkXPress in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for QuarkXPress in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing QuarkXPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for QuarkXPress.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Acrobat
1 1 (100.00%) Quark
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Acrobat
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Quark