The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 39 31 33
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing Publishing 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.78% 0.83% 0.81%
As % of the General category 2.91% 2.50% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £475 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% +72.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+34.16% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £15.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+96.82% -10.00%
Publishing
North West

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

General Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
103 80 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 26.68% 33.33% 28.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 42 44
Average daily rate £385 £448 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.96% +23.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Average hourly rate £12.00 £26.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.71% +165.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.83 £22.50 £22.47
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +0.15%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Publishing across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Publishing
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Publishing across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Publishing Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -4 3 £300 -36.84% 1
Publishing
North West

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) EMC
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
1 3 (50.00%) NetApp
1 3 (50.00%) Firmware
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (50.00%) CLARiiON
1 3 (50.00%) EMC Centera
1 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (50.00%) Symmetrix DMX
1 3 (50.00%) NAS
1 3 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) AppSense
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) PlateSpin
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
1 3 (50.00%) NAS
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Storage Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior QA Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Agile Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Tester
2 1 (16.67%) QA Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) CLARiiON
1 3 (50.00%) EMC Centera
1 3 (50.00%) Symmetrix DMX
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Firmware
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) EMC
1 3 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) AppSense
3 1 (16.67%) PlateSpin
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