The first 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Cambridge region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 48 37 48
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Contract jobs citing Publishing 5 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.05% 1.09% 0.67%
As % of the General category 5.81% 3.70% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+21.21% +10.00%
General Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
86 108 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 17.99% 29.35% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 31 78
Average daily rate £375 £369 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +15.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £263 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 24
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -6.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.30 £10.50 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £111.00 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -18.18%
Publishing
Cambridgeshire

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 31 July 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 (33.33%) XML
1 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 3 (33.33%) Web Development
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) Graphic Design
2 2 (22.22%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (22.22%) Sitecore
2 2 (22.22%) HTML5
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (22.22%) CSS3
2 2 (22.22%) Taxonomies
2 2 (22.22%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Content Management
2 2 (22.22%) CMS
2 2 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (22.22%) Web Design
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
2 2 (22.22%) W3C
2 2 (22.22%) Intranet
2 2 (22.22%) SEO
2 2 (22.22%) Advertising
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) MS Project

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 2 (22.22%) CMS
1 2 (22.22%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (11.11%) MS Project
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Intranet
General
1 2 (22.22%) Advertising
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Designer
1 2 (22.22%) Digital Designer
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (22.22%) HTML5
2 2 (22.22%) CSS3
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) W3C
1 2 (22.22%) Taxonomies
1 2 (22.22%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 3 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (22.22%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (22.22%) Web Design
2 2 (22.22%) Content Management
2 2 (22.22%) SEO
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Information Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (11.11%) Information Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Sitecore
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
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