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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 50 41 32
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Contract jobs citing Publishing 7 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.09% 2.72% 3.98%
As % of the General category 2.49% 7.30% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 4
Average daily rate
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£365 £338 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £233 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £435 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+34.16% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £32.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £15.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+96.82% -10.00%
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
281 178 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 43.57% 37.24% 33.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 85 61
Average daily rate £375 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £241 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 36 23
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.07% +89.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.83 £22.50 £22.47
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +0.15%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (33.33%) Cyber-Ark
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) CISSP
3 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 3 (33.33%) CISA
3 3 (33.33%) CISM
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
4 2 (22.22%) Content Management
4 2 (22.22%) Document Management
4 2 (22.22%) CMS
4 2 (22.22%) SIEM
5 1 (11.11%) DMVPN
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
5 1 (11.11%) WSUS
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (11.11%) MCITP
5 1 (11.11%) SCCM
5 1 (11.11%) Data Migration

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (22.22%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) SMS
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
1 1 (11.11%) MPLS
1 1 (11.11%) BGP
1 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
1 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (11.11%) FCoE
1 1 (11.11%) DMVPN
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (11.11%) Spanning Tree
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) IT Security Officer
1 3 (33.33%) Security Officer
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Development Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Build Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
2 2 (22.22%) Content Management
2 2 (22.22%) Document Management
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
2 2 (22.22%) SIEM
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) COBOL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CISSP
1 3 (33.33%) CISA
1 3 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (11.11%) MCITP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) CCIE
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) WSUS
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
1 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 3 (33.33%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix