The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Publishing
South East / Kent
Rank 40 54 40
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Contract jobs citing Publishing 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.75% 0.26% 1.45%
As % of the General category 1.92% 0.63% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £205 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.76% +13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-25.58% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

General Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
104 159 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 38.81% 40.56% 31.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 126 52
Median daily rate £435 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.92% -6.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £180 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £21.78 £177.50 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.73% +1872.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.24% +32.00%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing Publishing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Publishing
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Publishing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) NHS
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Data Entry

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Entry
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Validation