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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 41 39 31
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Contract jobs citing Publishing 5 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.45% 1.37% 3.15%
As % of the General category 7.69% 6.25% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +39.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £15.97 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+34.62% +3.03%
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
65 80 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.84% 21.92% 26.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 40 31
Average daily rate £375 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £195 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £468 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 19
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £35.00 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -5.66%

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 21 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) Games
2 4 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (40.00%) E-Learning
2 4 (40.00%) Project Planning
2 4 (40.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) SAP CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Siebel
3 1 (10.00%) Advertising
3 1 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) QA
3 1 (10.00%) System Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (10.00%) SAP CRM
General
1 4 (40.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Digital Project Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Procurement Manager
2 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) CRM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
1 4 (40.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (40.00%) Project Planning
1 4 (40.00%) Web Development
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) System Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Siebel
1 1 (10.00%) SAP
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