The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 30 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 69 65 48
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -17
Contract jobs citing Publishing 2 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.24% 0.49% 0.60%
As % of the General category 0.56% 1.30% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £323
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +12.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.97 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £15.97 £17.69
% change year-on-year
+36.19% -9.72%
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 Milton Keynes region.

General Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
360 307 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 42.50% 37.76% 29.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 162 77
Average daily rate £358 £359 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.27% +10.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 5
Average hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £10.20 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.60 £15.97 £17.43
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -20.00%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Publishing
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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
2 2 (28.57%) CMS
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) Document Management
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) QA
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) Spanish Language
3 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Advertising
3 1 (14.29%) FatWire
3 1 (14.29%) Intranet

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 2 (28.57%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) Intranet
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
1 1 (14.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Editor
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Communications Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Communications Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Web Design
1 2 (28.57%) Content Management
1 2 (28.57%) Document Management
1 2 (28.57%) Time Management
1 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) FatWire