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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Publishing
UK / Scotland
Rank 96 126 116
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -10
Contract jobs citing Publishing 11 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.67% 0.35% 0.27%
As % of the General category 1.91% 0.81% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 2
Median daily rate £400 £450 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +10.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £258 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £602
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £411 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £50.00 £21.58
% change year-on-year
-65.00% +131.69%

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
577 1110 1212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.08% 42.91% 46.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 527 606
Median daily rate £423 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £267 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 12
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +44.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.23 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.77 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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
Glasgow +9 8 £400 +128.57% 1
Edinburgh +18 1 £450 -
Stirling +6 1 £330 -26.66%
Aberdeen - 1 £313 - 1
Publishing
UK

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 11 (40.74%) Windows
1 11 (40.74%) SCCM
2 10 (37.04%) PowerShell
2 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
3 8 (29.63%) VBScript
3 8 (29.63%) Symantec
3 8 (29.63%) C#
3 8 (29.63%) Finance
4 7 (25.93%) CMS
4 7 (25.93%) Business Continuity
4 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.93%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (25.93%) BCP
4 7 (25.93%) Business Continuity Planning
4 7 (25.93%) Windows 10
5 5 (18.52%) RESTful
5 5 (18.52%) Content Management
5 5 (18.52%) Migration
5 5 (18.52%) Firewall
6 4 (14.81%) Network Security
6 4 (14.81%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (14.81%) BDD
7 3 (11.11%) REST
7 3 (11.11%) High Availability
7 3 (11.11%) CSS3
7 3 (11.11%) User Experience
7 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (11.11%) Workflow
7 3 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (11.11%) Marketing

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 7 (25.93%) CMS
2 2 (7.41%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (3.70%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) Firewall
2 4 (14.81%) Network Security
3 2 (7.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) AdminStudio
1 3 (11.11%) InstallShield
2 2 (7.41%) Xcode
3 1 (3.70%) Axure RP
3 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.70%) Selenium
3 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Marketing
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Developer
2 4 (14.81%) Consultant
2 4 (14.81%) Security Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Applications Packager
3 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Security Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) Wintel Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Content Editor
4 2 (7.41%) Digital Developer
4 2 (7.41%) iOS Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
4 2 (7.41%) WordPress Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Digital Content Editor
5 1 (3.70%) Digital Editor
5 1 (3.70%) Digital Product Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Digital Product Owner
5 1 (3.70%) Web Content Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) RESTful
2 3 (11.11%) CSS
2 3 (11.11%) CSS3
2 3 (11.11%) HTML
2 3 (11.11%) REST
2 3 (11.11%) Spring
2 3 (11.11%) Web Services
3 2 (7.41%) Ajax
3 2 (7.41%) Cocoa
3 2 (7.41%) JMS
3 2 (7.41%) jQuery
3 2 (7.41%) XSLT
4 1 (3.70%) DOM
4 1 (3.70%) HTML5
4 1 (3.70%) JSON
4 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) User Experience
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) iPad
2 2 (7.41%) iPhone
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Statistics
3 1 (3.70%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Windows 10
3 3 (11.11%) Linux
4 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.70%) Mac OS
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (25.93%) BCP
1 7 (25.93%) Business Continuity
1 7 (25.93%) Business Continuity Planning
2 5 (18.52%) Content Management
2 5 (18.52%) Migration
3 4 (14.81%) BDD
4 3 (11.11%) High Availability
4 3 (11.11%) Project Management
4 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 3 (11.11%) TDD
4 3 (11.11%) Workflow
5 2 (7.41%) Application Packaging
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.41%) OO
5 2 (7.41%) OOD
5 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.41%) Scrum
5 2 (7.41%) SOA
5 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) PowerShell
2 8 (29.63%) C#
2 8 (29.63%) VBScript
3 3 (11.11%) Java
3 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.11%) PHP
4 2 (7.41%) Apple Swift
4 2 (7.41%) Objective-C
4 2 (7.41%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) XPath
4 2 (7.41%) XQuery
5 1 (3.70%) AppleScript
5 1 (3.70%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (40.74%) SCCM
2 7 (25.93%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Symantec
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe
2 2 (7.41%) Apple
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Google
3 1 (3.70%) Omniture
3 1 (3.70%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.70%) VMware