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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Publishing
Rank 70 91 83
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -8
Contract jobs citing Publishing 6 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.66% 0.20% 0.41%
As % of the General category 1.88% 0.35% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Median daily rate £463 £290 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.48% -55.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £36.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-56.16% +82.50%
Publishing
Scotland

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
320 864 791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 34.93% 56.95% 54.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 368 405
Median daily rate £425 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 4
Median hourly rate £30.50 £16.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.84% +50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +14.00%

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 3 December 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 5 (62.50%) CMS
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 3 (37.50%) Content Management
4 2 (25.00%) Ajax
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Cocoa
4 2 (25.00%) Xcode
4 2 (25.00%) Objective-C
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) OOD
4 2 (25.00%) Apple
4 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (25.00%) CSS3
4 2 (25.00%) RESTful
4 2 (25.00%) Online Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) iPad
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) WordPress

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 (62.50%) CMS
2 2 (25.00%) WordPress
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Xcode
2 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Developer
2 2 (25.00%) iOS Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) WordPress Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Change Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Product Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Product Owner
3 1 (12.50%) Product Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Product Owner
3 1 (12.50%) QA Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Ajax
1 2 (25.00%) Cocoa
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) CSS3
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) jQuery
1 2 (25.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) iPad
1 2 (25.00%) iPhone
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Content Management
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (25.00%) Online Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) OOD
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (12.50%) API Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Apple Swift
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (25.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (25.00%) PHP
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Apple