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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Publishing
Rank 47 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Publishing 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.32% 1.47% -
As % of the General category 0.77% 4.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £425 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £21.58 £16.74
% change year-on-year
+131.69% +28.95%
Publishing
South East

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
130 86 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 41.01% 31.50% 21.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 52 29
Average daily rate £350 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £175 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Average hourly rate £185.00 £9.00 £29.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1955.55% -69.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Publishing across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Architect
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds