The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Publishing
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank - 89 81
Contract jobs citing Publishing 0 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.41% 0.15%
As % of the General category - 0.74% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £20.29
% change year-on-year
-25.58% +5.96%

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

General Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
392 815 738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 46.28% 55.33% 55.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 378 385
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £300 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £585 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £52.17 £11.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+374.27% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.46% +44.44%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 5 (83.33%) CMS
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
3 3 (50.00%) Content Management
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Cocoa
4 2 (33.33%) Xcode
4 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) PHP
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) OOD
4 2 (33.33%) Apple
4 2 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (33.33%) Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) WordPress
4 2 (33.33%) iPhone
4 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (33.33%) CSS3
4 2 (33.33%) RESTful
4 2 (33.33%) Online Marketing

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 5 (83.33%) CMS
2 2 (33.33%) WordPress
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Xcode
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Developer
2 2 (33.33%) iOS Developer
2 2 (33.33%) WordPress Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Product Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Product Owner
3 1 (16.67%) Product Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Product Owner
3 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Software Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Ajax
1 2 (33.33%) Cocoa
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) CSS3
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
1 2 (33.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) iPad
1 2 (33.33%) iPhone
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Content Management
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 2 (33.33%) Online Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) OOD
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) API Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Product Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Apple Swift
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
1 2 (33.33%) PHP
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Apple