The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 66 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Contract jobs citing Publishing 8 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.94% 0.45% 0.81%
As % of the General category 3.13% 0.99% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £163 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+115.38% -60.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £163 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £163 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £275 £350
% change year-on-year
+38.18% -21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £33.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+55.00% +14.28%
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 Hertfordshire region.

General Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
256 304 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.15% 45.17% 43.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 147 132
Average daily rate £424 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.06% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £384 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 20 15
Average hourly rate £20.94 £16.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.98% +11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.50 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.60 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £370 -
Publishing
East of England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (38.46%) Service Delivery
1 5 (38.46%) CMS
2 4 (30.77%) Content Management
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) User Experience
3 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (23.08%) PKI
3 3 (23.08%) Analytics
3 3 (23.08%) UAG
3 3 (23.08%) CA
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Information Security
3 3 (23.08%) Marketing
3 3 (23.08%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (15.38%) Umbraco
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Web Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (15.38%) McAfee
4 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) MS Office
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
4 2 (15.38%) Social Media
4 2 (15.38%) Change Control
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
5 1 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (7.69%) Sass

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 5 (38.46%) CMS
2 2 (15.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Automotive
2 1 (7.69%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
1 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Programme Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Junior
2 1 (7.69%) Developer
2 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Junior Web Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Web Editor
2 1 (7.69%) Web Content Editor
2 1 (7.69%) Content Editor
2 1 (7.69%) IT Support
2 1 (7.69%) Designer
2 1 (7.69%) Content Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Digital Content Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) XML
1 1 (7.69%) LAMP
1 1 (7.69%) jQuery
1 1 (7.69%) HTML5
1 1 (7.69%) CSS3
1 1 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (7.69%) Sass
1 1 (7.69%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) User Experience
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) PKI
3 2 (15.38%) Social Media
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
2 4 (30.77%) Content Management
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Analytics
3 3 (23.08%) Information Security
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) Web Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Change Control
5 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (7.69%) Line Management
5 1 (7.69%) Content Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) SMACSS
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) Operations Management
5 1 (7.69%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) VBScript
1 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) UAG
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) CA
3 2 (15.38%) McAfee
4 1 (7.69%) Google
4 1 (7.69%) Adobe
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle