The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Leeds region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 79 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Publishing 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.26% - 0.33%
As % of the General category 0.92% - 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate £369 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 - £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 - £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.97 £15.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+4.72% -7.57%
General Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
327 232 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 27.88% 30.33% 33.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 127 184
Average daily rate £360 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £234 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £499
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 10
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.25 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -17.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Publishing
West Yorkshire

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
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 18 April 2014, 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 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 5 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (30.00%) MCSE
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (30.00%) Information Management
4 3 (30.00%) ISEB
4 3 (30.00%) Service Management
4 3 (30.00%) ITSM
4 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (30.00%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Release Management
4 3 (30.00%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (30.00%) Ajax
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Struts2

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint Server
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (20.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (10.00%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) Snowflake Schema
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JUnit
2 1 (10.00%) MSI
2 1 (10.00%) InstallShield
2 1 (10.00%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Packager
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) Ajax
3 2 (20.00%) Struts2
3 2 (20.00%) Java EE
3 2 (20.00%) Spring
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE
3 2 (20.00%) Struts
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (30.00%) Information Management
3 3 (30.00%) Service Management
3 3 (30.00%) ITSM
3 3 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Release Management
3 3 (30.00%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) ETL
5 1 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (30.00%) MCSE
1 3 (30.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (10.00%) XenApp
1 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Lotus
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) AppSense