The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 89 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing Publishing 5 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.43% 0.71% -
As % of the General category 1.64% 2.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Average daily rate
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£320 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.72% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £321
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.54 £17.50 £17.69
% change year-on-year
+23.08% -1.07%
Publishing
West Yorkshire

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

General Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
305 294 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 26.32% 29.97% 32.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 182 111
Average daily rate £388 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £534 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 9
Average hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% +37.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £15.60 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £20.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -13.72%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Publishing
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Publishing across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Publishing Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 4 (44.44%) Service Management
2 3 (33.33%) NHS
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Adobe
2 3 (33.33%) Workflow
2 3 (33.33%) Graphic Design
2 3 (33.33%) JSR 170
2 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (33.33%) ITSM
3 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Reference Data
4 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) XenApp
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (11.11%) AppSense
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Document Management
4 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (11.11%) Statistics
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Author
1 3 (33.33%) Technical Author
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Director
2 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) JSR 170
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) NHS
1 3 (33.33%) Graphic Design
2 1 (11.11%) Reference Data
2 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Service Management
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Workflow
2 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Document Management
3 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) AppSense
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix