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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Publishing
Rank - 58 58
Contract jobs citing Publishing 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 0.19% 0.83%
As % of the General category - 0.53% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate - £438 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £358
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £21.50 £15.97
% change year-on-year
- +34.62%
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
178 190 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 41.40% 36.33% 34.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 120 143
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £185 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 12 20
Average hourly rate £19.00 £40.60 £37.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.20% +7.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £48.60 £45.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -

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