The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Publishing
Rank 83 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Publishing 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.50% 0.099% -
As % of the General category 1.34% 0.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £260 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £31.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-53.17% +80.00%
Publishing
North West

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

General Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
372 408 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.90% 40.48% 38.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 249 160
Median daily rate £425 £432 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.62% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £500 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 24
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.35 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.89% -59.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £14.00 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.20% -2.00%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Publishing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 3 £260 -
Publishing
North West

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Publishing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 4 (40.00%) Intranet
1 4 (40.00%) Internet
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
1 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) Drupal
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (20.00%) BDD
3 2 (20.00%) Bitbucket
3 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Adobe
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Xcode
4 1 (10.00%) Objective-C

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) Drupal
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Internet
1 4 (40.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (20.00%) Bitbucket
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) Android Studio
3 1 (10.00%) Xcode
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Report Developer
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Android Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) ICT Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) iOS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) CSS
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) Android NDK
2 1 (10.00%) CSS3
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) BDD
1 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (20.00%) Scrum
1 2 (20.00%) TDD
1 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Android Development
2 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (10.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
1 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) Apple Swift
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe