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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Publishing
Rank 41 38 32
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs citing Publishing 2 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.54% 0.33% 2.22%
As % of the General category 4.26% 2.22% 7.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate - - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £384 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +18.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £18.19 £16.74
% change year-on-year
+174.83% +8.70%
Publishing
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
47 45 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 12.74% 14.85% 31.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 28 42
Average daily rate £425 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £180 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £476 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 8
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+31.00% +16.27%

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 14 February 2016, 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 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Biology
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Life Science
3 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Drupal
3 1 (25.00%) GWT
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) JavaFX
3 1 (25.00%) WordPress
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) Document Management
3 1 (25.00%) Spring

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Drupal
2 1 (25.00%) ExpressionEngine
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (25.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Google Tag Manager
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Ant
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) D3.js
3 1 (25.00%) GWT
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) JavaFX
3 1 (25.00%) JAX-RS
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) LESS
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Smart GWT
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Swing
3 1 (25.00%) XSL
3 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Biology
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Life Science
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) API Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Bioinformatics
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Document Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Online Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Google
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft