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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 61 53 77
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +24
Contract jobs citing Publishing 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.64% 0.19% 0.10%
As % of the General category 1.37% 0.49% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £358 £318
% change year-on-year
-18.88% +12.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+1.61% +3.33%
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
364 205 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 46.25% 39.65% 45.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 103 201
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £508 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £381 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 11
Average hourly rate £16.00 £32.00 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +11.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.00 £18.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £50.00 £34.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.11% -25.00%

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 2 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Watford - 3 £250 -
Borehamwood - - - - 1
Publishing
East of England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 (45.45%) Analytics
2 4 (36.36%) Social Media
2 4 (36.36%) Umbraco
2 4 (36.36%) CMS
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Retail
3 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) iPhone
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (18.18%) iPad
4 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (18.18%) NHS
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Symantec
4 2 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
4 2 (18.18%) DNS
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) MS Office
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
5 1 (9.09%) Content Management
5 1 (9.09%) Web Analytics

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 4 (36.36%) CMS
1 4 (36.36%) Umbraco
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics
1 1 (9.09%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Designer
2 3 (27.27%) IT Support
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Writer
4 1 (9.09%) Content Editor
4 1 (9.09%) Copywriter
4 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Author
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Author
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Social Media
2 2 (18.18%) iPad
2 2 (18.18%) iPhone
2 2 (18.18%) NHS
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Graphic Design
3 1 (9.09%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) SEO
4 1 (9.09%) Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) Web Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) Multivariate Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Online Marketing
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) Symantec
1 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) ATG
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix