The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 116 112 113
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Publishing 15 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.48% 0.48% 0.34%
As % of the General category 1.36% 1.40% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 5
Average daily rate
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£336 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.46% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £280 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £495 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £321 £325
% change year-on-year
+22.33% -1.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £31.56 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.91% +57.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -2.77%
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 West region.

General Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1099 931 755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 34.93% 34.22% 28.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 643 486 376
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 49 62
Average hourly rate £18.00 £25.04 £17.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.11% +46.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £12.75 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £42.60 £49.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £21.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+24.70% -15.00%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Publishing
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Publishing across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Publishing Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
Manchester -1 11 £288 -11.53% 3
Lancashire - 2 £438 -
Cheshire 0 1 - - 1
Publishing
England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 12 (37.50%) Social Media
2 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.75%) Marketing
4 5 (15.63%) User Experience
4 5 (15.63%) Social Network
4 5 (15.63%) Email Marketing
4 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.63%) CMS
5 4 (12.50%) SEO
5 4 (12.50%) Legal
5 4 (12.50%) Java
5 4 (12.50%) SQL
5 4 (12.50%) TDD
5 4 (12.50%) Web Application Development
6 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
6 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (9.38%) Spring
6 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.38%) Degree
6 3 (9.38%) RESTful
6 3 (9.38%) .NET
6 3 (9.38%) Oracle
6 3 (9.38%) HTML
6 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
6 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
6 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (9.38%) Intranet
6 3 (9.38%) Migration

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 5 (15.63%) CMS
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
1 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (6.25%) InfoPath
2 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Intranet
2 2 (6.25%) HTTP
2 2 (6.25%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.13%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (6.25%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (18.75%) Marketing
2 4 (12.50%) Legal
3 2 (6.25%) Local Government
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Designer
2 6 (18.75%) Digital Content Designer
3 5 (15.63%) Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Designer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Digital Content Designer
5 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Coordinator
6 2 (6.25%) Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Web Editor
6 2 (6.25%) Content Editor
6 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Citrix Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Content Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Content Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Mac Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) SCCM Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) SCCM Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Lead Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) HTML
1 3 (9.38%) .NET
1 3 (9.38%) Spring
1 3 (9.38%) RESTful
2 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 2 (6.25%) Hibernate
2 2 (6.25%) jQuery
2 2 (6.25%) CSS
2 2 (6.25%) JSP
3 1 (3.13%) XML
3 1 (3.13%) WPF
3 1 (3.13%) REST
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Social Media
2 5 (15.63%) Social Network
2 5 (15.63%) User Experience
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) Graphic Design
4 2 (6.25%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.25%) Mac OS X
2 2 (6.25%) Android
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.63%) Email Marketing
3 4 (12.50%) TDD
3 4 (12.50%) SEO
3 4 (12.50%) Web Application Development
4 3 (9.38%) Workflow
4 3 (9.38%) Migration
4 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.25%) Data Migration
5 2 (6.25%) Market Research
6 1 (3.13%) MVVM
6 1 (3.13%) BDD
6 1 (3.13%) iOS Development
6 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Project Management
6 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.13%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
2 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (6.25%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.13%) Scala
4 1 (3.13%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.13%) VBA
4 1 (3.13%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.25%) MCSE
2 2 (6.25%) CCNA
2 2 (6.25%) CCDA
2 2 (6.25%) CCDP
3 1 (3.13%) CCA
3 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.13%) MCP
3 1 (3.13%) MCITP
3 1 (3.13%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) UAG
2 1 (3.13%) XenApp
2 1 (3.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco
2 2 (6.25%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.13%) Citrix
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