The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 28 June 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
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 650 644
Contract jobs citing QuarkXPress 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Applications category - 0.020% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 4078 4895 5924
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.66% 9.09% 10.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3699 4778 5323
Median daily rate £370 £338 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.62% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £150 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 595 734
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +6.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £36.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -6.06% +17.85%  

QuarkXPress
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing QuarkXPress as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for QuarkXPress in the UK

QuarkXPress
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for QuarkXPress in the UK

QuarkXPress
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for QuarkXPress in the UK