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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 77 76 88
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Contract jobs citing Publishing 1 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.099% 0.53% 0.34%
As % of the General category 0.37% 1.85% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Average daily rate
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£320 £403 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.49% +34.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £321
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.66%
Publishing
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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
269 270 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 26.63% 28.75% 30.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 152 224
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 8
Average hourly rate - £14.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%

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 27 August 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 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) SEO
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) VB6
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
1 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) VB Developer
1 1 (50.00%) VB6 Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) SEO
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase