The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Publishing
Rank 132 131 103
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -28
Contract jobs citing Publishing 11 7 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.38% 0.24% 0.93%
As % of the General category 0.82% 0.47% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 9
Median daily rate £400 £325 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £325 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £370 £303
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +22.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £26.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-44.33% +51.42%
Publishing
UK

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

General Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1335 1478 994
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.89% 50.91% 38.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 724 757 517
Median daily rate £400 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 34 17
Median hourly rate £30.21 £16.85 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.31% +60.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Publishing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Publishing
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Publishing across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Publishing Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -1 9 £400 -
Stirling - 1 £300 -
Publishing
UK

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Publishing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 10 (43.48%) Content Management
2 8 (34.78%) CMS
3 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (21.74%) Process Improvement
4 4 (17.39%) Analytics
4 4 (17.39%) SCCM
4 4 (17.39%) User Experience
4 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (17.39%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (17.39%) Degree
4 4 (17.39%) Project Management
5 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
5 3 (13.04%) Finance
5 3 (13.04%) MSI
5 3 (13.04%) Application Packaging
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.04%) XenApp
5 3 (13.04%) XenDesktop
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (13.04%) Process Architecture
5 3 (13.04%) BDD
5 3 (13.04%) User Stories
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (8.70%) Security Auditing
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.70%) Information Security
6 2 (8.70%) Product Management
6 2 (8.70%) Taxonomies

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (34.78%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) InDesign
1 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Intranet
1 1 (4.35%) MVNO
1 1 (4.35%) SMS
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MSI
2 1 (4.35%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
1 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (13.04%) Analyst
1 3 (13.04%) Applications Packager
1 3 (13.04%) Architect
1 3 (13.04%) Process Analyst
1 3 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (8.70%) Business Process Analyst
2 2 (8.70%) Content Designer
2 2 (8.70%) Designer
2 2 (8.70%) IT Manager
2 2 (8.70%) IT Security Manager
2 2 (8.70%) MSI Packager
2 2 (8.70%) Product Manager
2 2 (8.70%) Security Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Build Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Communications Officer
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile Project Manager
3 1 (4.35%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Senior Build Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Senior SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) CSS3
2 1 (4.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (17.39%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) Taxonomies
3 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Content Management
2 5 (21.74%) Process Improvement
2 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (17.39%) Analytics
3 4 (17.39%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) Application Packaging
4 3 (13.04%) BDD
4 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.04%) Process Architecture
4 3 (13.04%) User Stories
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security
5 2 (8.70%) Product Management
5 2 (8.70%) Security Auditing
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL
6 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.35%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) CISSP
3 1 (4.35%) MCITP
3 1 (4.35%) MCP
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (13.04%) XenApp
2 3 (13.04%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Adobe
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Citrix