The 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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 59 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Publishing 14 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.03% - 0.22%
As % of the General category 13.08% - 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Average daily rate
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£325 - £100
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £15.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+1.50% +14.81%
Publishing
England

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

General Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
107 96 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 15.55% 27.91% 29.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 42 56
Average daily rate £350 £395 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.39% +7.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £583
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 10
Average hourly rate £16.88 £10.75 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.97% -4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £7.53 £6.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.10 £15.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -27.19%

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 18 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 - 4 - -
Publishing
England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
3 5 (35.71%) MS Visio
4 4 (28.57%) SEO
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) QA
4 4 (28.57%) User Experience
5 3 (21.43%) Web Application Development
5 3 (21.43%) Web Usability
5 3 (21.43%) Social Media
5 3 (21.43%) Legal
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
5 3 (21.43%) .NET
6 2 (14.29%) MS Office
6 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
6 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 2 (14.29%) B2B
6 2 (14.29%) Information Management
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (7.14%) Database Security
7 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
7 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (7.14%) BDD
7 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (7.14%) Web Accessibility

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Visio
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.14%) InfoPath
3 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) JUnit
2 1 (7.14%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (21.43%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Multimedia
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Author
1 4 (28.57%) Technical Author
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Writer
2 3 (21.43%) Content Editor
2 3 (21.43%) Designer
3 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.14%) jQuery
3 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) J2EE
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) SOAP
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) User Experience
2 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 3 (21.43%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) SEO
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Web Usability
2 3 (21.43%) Web Application Development
3 2 (14.29%) Information Management
3 2 (14.29%) B2B
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) SOA
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Content Management
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Database Security
4 1 (7.14%) Web Accessibility
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.14%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) RedDot
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle