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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 121 100 105
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +5
Contract jobs citing Publishing 2 21 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.072% 0.85% 0.15%
As % of the General category 0.16% 2.19% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 15 0
Average daily rate
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- £363 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £324
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +5.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £17.69
% change year-on-year
+22.85% -1.07%
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
1269 960 825
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.86% 38.91% 40.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 457 434
Average daily rate £400 £400 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £501 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 15
Average hourly rate £32.00 £15.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+113.33% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £10.80 £6.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £19.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Publishing across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 March 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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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
Edinburgh -18 2 - - 1
Glasgow - - - -
Publishing
UK

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Content Management
2 3 (23.08%) Validation
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) Workflow
2 3 (23.08%) E-Learning
2 3 (23.08%) Statistics
2 3 (23.08%) Taxonomies
2 3 (23.08%) Copywriting
2 3 (23.08%) Social Media
3 2 (15.38%) Change Control
3 2 (15.38%) RMADS
3 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) Information Assurance
3 2 (15.38%) SaaS
3 2 (15.38%) Blog
3 2 (15.38%) Resource Management
3 2 (15.38%) QA
3 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
3 2 (15.38%) MS Office
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) CESG
3 2 (15.38%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (15.38%) Banking

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (7.69%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (7.69%) SAP BW
1 1 (7.69%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Trainer
1 3 (23.08%) Consultant
1 3 (23.08%) Content Editor
2 2 (15.38%) CLAS Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) E-Learning
1 3 (23.08%) Statistics
1 3 (23.08%) Taxonomies
1 3 (23.08%) Copywriting
1 3 (23.08%) Social Media
2 2 (15.38%) Blog
2 2 (15.38%) RMADS
2 2 (15.38%) CESG
2 2 (15.38%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (7.69%) NHS
3 1 (7.69%) Streaming Video
3 1 (7.69%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Content Management
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) Workflow
2 3 (23.08%) Validation
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) Resource Management
3 2 (15.38%) Information Assurance
3 2 (15.38%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (7.69%) Release Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow
2 1 (7.69%) Business Objects
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Remedy
2 1 (7.69%) Facebook
2 1 (7.69%) Twitter