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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 61 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Publishing 2 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.30% - 0.76%
As % of the General category 0.78% - 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £260
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £311 £325
% change year-on-year
+26.26% -4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -2.77%
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
255 261 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 38.23% 41.49% 48.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 124 191
Average daily rate £390 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £285 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 16
Average hourly rate £19.47 £25.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.14% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.10 £11.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £37.50 £37.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.00%

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 23 January 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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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 - 2 - - 1
Stevenage - - - -
Publishing
East of England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 6 (66.67%) CMS
1 6 (66.67%) Umbraco
1 6 (66.67%) Social Media
1 6 (66.67%) Analytics
2 5 (55.56%) User Experience
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) NHS
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Google Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Google
5 1 (11.11%) Marketing
5 1 (11.11%) QA
5 1 (11.11%) Copywriting
5 1 (11.11%) QlikView
5 1 (11.11%) Release Management
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Macrovision
5 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) InstallShield
5 1 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (11.11%) CruiseControl
5 1 (11.11%) Subversion
5 1 (11.11%) Maven

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 6 (66.67%) CMS
1 6 (66.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) QlikView
1 1 (11.11%) OLAP
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) InstallShield
1 1 (11.11%) CruiseControl
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Designer
1 6 (66.67%) Digital Content Designer
2 1 (11.11%) Content Editor
2 1 (11.11%) Copywriter
2 1 (11.11%) Content Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Release Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Social Media
2 5 (55.56%) User Experience
3 3 (33.33%) NHS
4 1 (11.11%) Copywriting
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Analytics
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) RUP
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) Macrovision
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft