The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 47 39 52
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Contract jobs citing Publishing 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.68% 0.54% 0.47%
As % of the General category 4.00% 1.94% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £15.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+1.50% +14.81%
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Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

General Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
75 103 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 16.89% 27.76% 31.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 40 73
Average daily rate £325 £300 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -22.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £419 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 23
Average hourly rate £25.50 £11.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+121.73% -71.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £11.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £85.70 £30.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -24.56%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Publishing across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Publishing 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 Publishing.

1 3 (50.00%) XML
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
1 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (33.33%) Content Management
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (33.33%) Sitecore
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) Graphic Design
2 2 (33.33%) W3C
2 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (33.33%) Web Design
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) SEO
2 2 (33.33%) Advertising
2 2 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Velocity
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Publishing 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 Publishing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
General
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Designer
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Designer
2 1 (16.67%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
1 2 (33.33%) Graphic Design
1 2 (33.33%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
1 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (33.33%) Content Management
2 2 (33.33%) Web Design
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) SEO
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Online Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Sitecore
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