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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Publishing
Rank 126 122 120
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing Publishing 12 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.48% 0.44% 0.50%
As % of the General category 1.07% 0.80% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 5
Median daily rate £300 £455 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.06% -4.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £378 £275
% change year-on-year
+12.58% +37.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £27.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-47.74% +38.75%
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
1119 1755 1123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 44.62% 54.81% 40.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 614 859 539
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £289 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £383
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 29 15
Median hourly rate £10.44 £29.17 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.21% +159.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.88 £10.34 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £45.86 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +5 8 - - 1
Glasgow -1 2 £450 +19.20%
Stirling - 2 £300 -
Publishing
UK

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 8 (38.10%) SCCM
2 7 (33.33%) Content Management
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (28.57%) Finance
4 5 (23.81%) MSI
4 5 (23.81%) CMS
4 5 (23.81%) Application Packaging
4 5 (23.81%) XenApp
4 5 (23.81%) XenDesktop
5 4 (19.05%) User Experience
5 4 (19.05%) Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) Windows
6 3 (14.29%) HTML
6 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.52%) Banking
7 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
7 2 (9.52%) Information Security
7 2 (9.52%) CISSP
7 2 (9.52%) Linux
7 2 (9.52%) VBScript
7 2 (9.52%) Symantec
7 2 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (9.52%) BCP
7 2 (9.52%) C#
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.52%) Service Management
7 2 (9.52%) Analytics
7 2 (9.52%) User Stories
7 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity Planning

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 5 (23.81%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) InDesign
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) Intranet
1 1 (4.76%) MVNO
1 1 (4.76%) SMS
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MSI
2 1 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Applications Packager
2 3 (14.29%) MSI Packager
3 2 (9.52%) Content Designer
3 2 (9.52%) Content Editor
3 2 (9.52%) Designer
3 2 (9.52%) Digital Content Editor
3 2 (9.52%) Digital Editor
3 2 (9.52%) Product Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Web Content Editor
3 2 (9.52%) Web Editor
4 1 (4.76%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Asset Management Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Build Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Communications Officer
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Build Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior SCCM Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Software Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) CSS
2 1 (4.76%) CSS3
2 1 (4.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) User Experience
2 2 (9.52%) Taxonomies
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Content Management
2 5 (23.81%) Application Packaging
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) BCP
5 2 (9.52%) BDD
5 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
5 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (9.52%) Infographics
5 2 (9.52%) Information Security
5 2 (9.52%) Product Management
5 2 (9.52%) Service Design
5 2 (9.52%) Service Management
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) User Stories
6 1 (4.76%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) C#
1 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
1 2 (9.52%) VBScript
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) CISSP
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.76%) MCITP
2 1 (4.76%) MCP
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.76%) SANS
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (23.81%) XenApp
2 5 (23.81%) XenDesktop
3 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Symantec
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe
2 1 (4.76%) Citrix
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat