The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Publishing
North West / Manchester
Rank 86 99 81
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Contract jobs citing Publishing 6 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.45% 0.22% 0.52%
As % of the General category 1.47% 0.70% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 5
Median daily rate £200 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 - £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 - £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.30 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-25.58% -

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

General Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
408 568 617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 30.38% 31.64% 40.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 330 327
Median daily rate £400 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 10
Median hourly rate £13.50 £18.99 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.89% -0.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £17.64 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.39 £18.99 £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +35.41%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Publishing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Publishing
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Publishing across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Publishing Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Publishing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
1 4 (44.44%) Copywriting
1 4 (44.44%) Information Architecture
2 3 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (33.33%) Information Management
2 3 (33.33%) Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (22.22%) Social Media
3 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
3 2 (22.22%) User Experience
4 1 (11.11%) Web Usability
4 1 (11.11%) Web Accessibility
4 1 (11.11%) QA
4 1 (11.11%) Blog
4 1 (11.11%) Podcast
4 1 (11.11%) Content Writing
4 1 (11.11%) Office 365
4 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) SEO
4 1 (11.11%) Legal
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Content Management
4 1 (11.11%) CMS

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Communications Manager
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint Support
2 2 (22.22%) Copywriter
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Content Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Content Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Web Content Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Social Media
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Blog
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Podcast
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Copywriting
1 4 (44.44%) Information Architecture
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) Information Management
3 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Content Management
4 1 (11.11%) Content Writing
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) SEO
4 1 (11.11%) Web Accessibility
4 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
4 1 (11.11%) Web Usability
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA