The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank - 42 34
Contract jobs citing Publishing 0 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 2.61% 2.47%
As % of the General category - 8.67% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 2
Average daily rate
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- £385 £688
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -44.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+27.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £31.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Publishing
East of England

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

General Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
170 173 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 33.20% 30.14% 43.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 96 80
Average daily rate £400 £400 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £508 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 34 22
Average hourly rate £20.50 £21.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.38% +27.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £24.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +7.77%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the Essex region over the 3 months to 19 December 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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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
Chelmsford - - - -
Saffron Walden - - - -
Publishing
East of England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 11 (84.62%) Java
1 11 (84.62%) XML
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Apache
3 6 (46.15%) HTML
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) J2EE
3 6 (46.15%) UNIX
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) Web Services
3 6 (46.15%) Release Management
3 6 (46.15%) Degree
4 5 (38.46%) JSON
4 5 (38.46%) Biology
4 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
4 5 (38.46%) REST
4 5 (38.46%) CSS3
4 5 (38.46%) jQuery
4 5 (38.46%) Apache Wicket
4 5 (38.46%) Hibernate
4 5 (38.46%) Scrum
4 5 (38.46%) Spring
4 5 (38.46%) Bioinformatics
4 5 (38.46%) Ajax
4 5 (38.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (38.46%) WebSphere
4 5 (38.46%) JBoss
4 5 (38.46%) Internet
4 5 (38.46%) Oracle
4 5 (38.46%) MS Office

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 10 (76.92%) Apache
2 5 (38.46%) WebSphere
2 5 (38.46%) JBoss
2 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
3 4 (30.77%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (30.77%) Automotive
2 1 (7.69%) Law
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) UI Programmer
1 5 (38.46%) UI Developer
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Problem Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) Release Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Change Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Manager
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Change Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) XML
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) J2EE
2 6 (46.15%) Web Services
3 5 (38.46%) JSON
3 5 (38.46%) REST
3 5 (38.46%) CSS3
3 5 (38.46%) jQuery
3 5 (38.46%) Apache Wicket
3 5 (38.46%) Hibernate
3 5 (38.46%) Spring
3 5 (38.46%) Ajax
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
3 5 (38.46%) JSP
3 5 (38.46%) SOAP
3 5 (38.46%) DHTML
3 5 (38.46%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Biology
1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) UNIX
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Release Management
3 5 (38.46%) Scrum
3 5 (38.46%) Bioinformatics
4 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
4 2 (15.38%) Service Management
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) ITSM
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) NetApp
2 1 (7.69%) AccuRev