The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry 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 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 Coventry 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 33 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Publishing 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.82% 0.44% -
As % of the General category 4.84% 0.96% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £370
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -12.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £28.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.97 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -6.06%
General Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
124 104 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 37.69% 45.81% 40.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 21 41
Average daily rate £355 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £160 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £490 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 37 13
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +30.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £30.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Publishing
West Midlands

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Publishing across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Publishing
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
1 7 (77.78%) Change Management
2 6 (66.67%) Automotive
2 6 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 6 (66.67%) CATIA
2 6 (66.67%) Progress
2 6 (66.67%) MS Project
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Six Sigma
2 6 (66.67%) CAD
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
2 6 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 6 (66.67%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (11.11%) Social Media
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) OLAP
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Content Management
4 1 (11.11%) AIX
4 1 (11.11%) JBoss
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) SAS

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 1 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 6 (66.67%) CATIA
2 6 (66.67%) MS Project
3 5 (55.56%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) OLAP
General
1 6 (66.67%) Automotive
1 6 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Designer
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Designer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (11.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Change Management
2 6 (66.67%) Six Sigma
2 6 (66.67%) CAD
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Content Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Progress
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) JBoss