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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Publishing
Rank 89 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Publishing 4 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.28% - 1.01%
As % of the General category 0.51% - 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 8
Average daily rate £450 - £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £21.58 £16.74
% change year-on-year
+131.69% +28.95%
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
781 762 537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 55.04% 56.07% 45.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 391 255
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £536 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 8
Average hourly rate £11.00 £11.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Publishing across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (62.50%) Content Management
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) CMS
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) OOP
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 3 (37.50%) VLE
3 3 (37.50%) JSON
3 3 (37.50%) LINQ
3 3 (37.50%) RESTful
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
3 3 (37.50%) CSS3
3 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
3 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (50.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
1 1 (12.50%) YouTrack
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Web Developer
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
2 1 (12.50%) C# Web Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Web Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior JavaScript Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
1 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
1 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
1 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) CSS3
1 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) HTML5
1 3 (37.50%) jQuery
1 3 (37.50%) JSON
1 3 (37.50%) LINQ
1 3 (37.50%) RESTful
1 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (12.50%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) VLE
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Content Management
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) OOP
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
5 1 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (12.50%) SEO
5 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) User Stories
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Telerik