The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 31 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 North East 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 49 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Publishing 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.70% - 0.20%
As % of the General category 3.85% - 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+21.21% +10.00%
General Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
104 115 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 18.31% 33.05% 29.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 59 70
Average daily rate £398 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £256 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £700 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 13
Average hourly rate £17.50 £11.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.20 £8.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 £13.70 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -18.18%
Publishing
England

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the North East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
Tyne and Wear - - - -
Publishing
England

Publishing
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) InfoPath
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Extranet
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) B2B

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (25.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Writer
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Author
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Author
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) B2B
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Content Management
1 1 (25.00%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft