The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 113 103 128
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +25
Contract jobs citing Publishing 30 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.96% 0.95% 0.55%
As % of the General category 3.16% 3.00% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 8
Average daily rate
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£325 £425 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £342 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £505 £641
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £350 £318
% change year-on-year
-15.71% +10.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.88 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +16.66%
Publishing
England

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

General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
949 767 1126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.52% 31.68% 36.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 528 359 589
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £238 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 68 80
Average hourly rate £30.00 £18.88 £29.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.94% -36.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £12.01 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.12 £42.85 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -21.05%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Publishing
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Publishing across the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Publishing Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -8 13 £338 -12.90%
Cambridgeshire -3 8 £263 -34.37% 3
Norfolk - 6 £275 - 1
Bedfordshire - 2 £344 - 1
Hertfordshire -13 1 £150 -66.66%
Publishing
England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 14 (28.00%) HTML
1 14 (28.00%) CSS
2 13 (26.00%) HTML5
2 13 (26.00%) CSS3
3 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (24.00%) XML
3 12 (24.00%) Windows
4 11 (22.00%) jQuery
5 10 (20.00%) Degree
5 10 (20.00%) ITIL
5 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (18.00%) Citrix
6 9 (18.00%) Apache
6 9 (18.00%) MS Excel
6 9 (18.00%) Java
7 8 (16.00%) MS Office
8 7 (14.00%) PHP
8 7 (14.00%) E-Commerce
8 7 (14.00%) MS Exchange
8 7 (14.00%) ISO 9001
8 7 (14.00%) Code Coverage
8 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (14.00%) Unit Testing
8 7 (14.00%) Kindle
8 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
9 6 (12.00%) Internet
9 6 (12.00%) Web Services
9 6 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (12.00%) assyst

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 9 (18.00%) Apache
2 7 (14.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (8.00%) Drupal
4 4 (8.00%) Tomcat
4 4 (8.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.00%) IIS
5 2 (4.00%) CMS
6 1 (2.00%) SAS
6 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (18.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (16.00%) MS Office
3 6 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (6.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (6.00%) Photoshop
5 1 (2.00%) MS Project
5 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (12.00%) assyst
2 1 (2.00%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) Internet
2 4 (8.00%) Network Security
2 4 (8.00%) NetScaler
2 4 (8.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (8.00%) DNS
2 4 (8.00%) WAN
2 4 (8.00%) LAN
2 4 (8.00%) Firewall
3 2 (4.00%) FTP
3 2 (4.00%) DHCP
3 2 (4.00%) Intranet
4 1 (2.00%) SMS
4 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (12.00%) Retail
2 5 (10.00%) Marketing
3 4 (8.00%) Automotive
4 2 (4.00%) Legal
4 2 (4.00%) Advertising
5 1 (2.00%) Law
5 1 (2.00%) Games
5 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Analyst
2 12 (24.00%) Developer
3 6 (12.00%) Problem Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Network Security Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) UI Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Drupal Developer
5 4 (8.00%) UI Programmer
5 4 (8.00%) Web Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Security Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Network Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Service Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (6.00%) IT Support
7 2 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Designer
7 2 (4.00%) Digital Designer
7 2 (4.00%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.00%) HTML
1 14 (28.00%) CSS
2 13 (26.00%) HTML5
2 13 (26.00%) CSS3
3 12 (24.00%) XML
4 11 (22.00%) jQuery
5 6 (12.00%) Web Services
6 4 (8.00%) Apache Wicket
6 4 (8.00%) JSON
6 4 (8.00%) Hibernate
6 4 (8.00%) REST
6 4 (8.00%) DHTML
6 4 (8.00%) J2EE
6 4 (8.00%) JSP
6 4 (8.00%) SOAP
6 4 (8.00%) Spring
6 4 (8.00%) Ajax
7 1 (2.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Kindle
2 4 (8.00%) Biology
2 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.00%) Graphic Design
4 2 (4.00%) iPhone
4 2 (4.00%) iPad
4 2 (4.00%) W3C
4 2 (4.00%) Taxonomies
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.00%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.00%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) Windows
2 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (10.00%) UNIX
3 5 (10.00%) Linux
4 3 (6.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.00%) ITIL
2 7 (14.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (14.00%) Code Coverage
2 7 (14.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (12.00%) Scrum
4 5 (10.00%) ITSM
4 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.00%) Project Management
4 5 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (10.00%) Release Management
5 4 (8.00%) Security Architecture
5 4 (8.00%) Network Design
5 4 (8.00%) Bioinformatics
6 3 (6.00%) SEO
6 3 (6.00%) Service Management
6 3 (6.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (6.00%) Content Management
6 3 (6.00%) Web Development
6 3 (6.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.00%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (18.00%) Java
3 7 (14.00%) PHP
4 5 (10.00%) SQL
5 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) ISEB
2 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.00%) SAS Certification
2 1 (2.00%) PMP
2 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) SCCM
1 2 (4.00%) SCOM
1 2 (4.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.00%) Citrix
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle
3 5 (10.00%) JBoss
3 5 (10.00%) NetApp
4 4 (8.00%) Cisco
5 3 (6.00%) Adobe
6 2 (4.00%) Sitecore
6 2 (4.00%) Akamai
6 2 (4.00%) Symantec
6 2 (4.00%) VMware
7 1 (2.00%) ATG
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