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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 73 75 84
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Contract jobs citing Publishing 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.19% 0.45% 0.090%
As % of the General category 0.70% 1.62% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£310 £270 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £350 £361
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
General Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
285 247 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 27.12% 27.72% 27.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 138 206
Average daily rate £360 £348 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.59% -0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £248 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 7
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -18.18%
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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 28 July 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 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Release Management
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (60.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (60.00%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (60.00%) Information Management
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) ITSM
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Migration

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint Server
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) VB Developer
2 1 (20.00%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Social Media
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Release Management
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (60.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (60.00%) Information Management
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) ITSM
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SEO
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase