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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Publishing
Rank 60 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Publishing 10 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.28% 0.41% -
As % of the General category 3.68% 0.96% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 0
Median daily rate £415 £155 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+167.74% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £275
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +38.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £31.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-53.22% +55.00%
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
272 418 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 34.83% 42.61% 36.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 235 160
Median daily rate £413 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £310 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £524 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £384
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 21
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £31.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -55.59%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Publishing across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Publishing Daily Rate Histogram 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 July 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
Knutsford - 3 £450 -
Wilmslow - 2 £308 -
Warrington +2 1 £415 -
Chester - 1 £260 - 1
Publishing
North West

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 7 (43.75%) SQL
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) HTML
2 6 (37.50%) CSS
3 5 (31.25%) Scrum
3 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) TDD
3 5 (31.25%) Banking
3 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
3 5 (31.25%) BDD
3 5 (31.25%) Bitbucket
3 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) Finance
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (18.75%) .NET
5 3 (18.75%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) C#
5 3 (18.75%) Web Services
5 3 (18.75%) XML
5 3 (18.75%) XSD
5 3 (18.75%) XSL
5 3 (18.75%) XML Messaging
5 3 (18.75%) Xcode
5 3 (18.75%) 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 (18.75%) Drupal
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
1 3 (18.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Bitbucket
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
1 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
2 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (18.75%) Xcode
4 2 (12.50%) Android Studio
General
1 5 (31.25%) Banking
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Report Developer
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (18.75%) CRM Developer
3 3 (18.75%) iOS Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Android Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior iOS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Android Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) CSS
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) RESTful
2 3 (18.75%) Silverlight
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
2 3 (18.75%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) XML Messaging
2 3 (18.75%) XSD
2 3 (18.75%) XSL
3 2 (12.50%) Android NDK
4 1 (6.25%) CSS3
4 1 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
2 2 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (31.25%) BDD
1 5 (31.25%) Scrum
1 5 (31.25%) TDD
1 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
2 3 (18.75%) CRM
2 3 (18.75%) iOS Development
2 3 (18.75%) Project Planning
2 3 (18.75%) SOA
2 3 (18.75%) Workflow
2 3 (18.75%) Workflow Development
3 2 (12.50%) Android Development
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 1 (6.25%) Document Management
4 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (6.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (18.75%) Apple Swift
4 3 (18.75%) C#
4 3 (18.75%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) Objective-C
5 2 (12.50%) C
5 2 (12.50%) C++
5 2 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Adobe