The first 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Milton Keynes region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 65 61 56
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing Publishing 6 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.66% 0.57% 0.30%
As % of the General category 1.56% 1.69% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Average daily rate
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£320 £255 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.49% -36.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £350 £361
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
General Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
384 236 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 42.38% 33.76% 33.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 106 110
Average daily rate £363 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £446 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 7
Average hourly rate £12.25 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £25.60 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -18.18%
Publishing
Buckinghamshire

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 28 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (40.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) E-Learning
2 4 (40.00%) Content Management
2 4 (40.00%) Time Management
2 4 (40.00%) Web Development
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (20.00%) MobileIron
4 2 (20.00%) Android Development
4 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Android
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (20.00%) Lync
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) Advertising
5 1 (10.00%) Internet
5 1 (10.00%) Document Management
5 1 (10.00%) QA

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 (20.00%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Technical Editor
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Web Content Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Editor
4 1 (10.00%) Web Content Editor
4 1 (10.00%) Content Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) HTML5
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) E-Learning
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Android
1 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
1 4 (40.00%) Content Management
1 4 (40.00%) Time Management
1 4 (40.00%) Web Development
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (20.00%) Android Development
3 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) MobileIron