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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 84 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing Publishing 4 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.37% 0.74% -
As % of the General category 1.48% 2.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate
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£320 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+23.03% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.58 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+23.31% -2.77%
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
270 280 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 24.91% 29.44% 31.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 172 124
Average daily rate £388 £351 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.55% -2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £269 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 9
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +73.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.86 £17.50 £9.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £21.50 £113.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.31% -12.00%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe
1 3 (42.86%) NHS
1 3 (42.86%) Service Management
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (42.86%) ITSM
1 3 (42.86%) Workflow
1 3 (42.86%) Graphic Design
1 3 (42.86%) JSR 170
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Reference Data
3 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Document Management
3 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) Intranet
3 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Dreamweaver

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Author
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Author
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) JSR 170
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) NHS
1 3 (42.86%) Graphic Design
2 1 (14.29%) Reference Data
2 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Service Management
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (42.86%) ITSM
1 3 (42.86%) Workflow
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Document Management
3 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe