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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Publishing
Rank 108 129 117
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -12
Contract jobs citing Publishing 13 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.66% 0.17% 0.35%
As % of the General category 2.19% 0.38% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 4
Median daily rate £400 £275 £172
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% +60.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £210 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £314 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £406 £378
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +7.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £50.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-68.00% +150.00%
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
594 1315 1240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 30.14% 45.87% 43.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 604 618
Median daily rate £400 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £262 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 26 11
Median hourly rate £32.00 £33.71 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.07% +5.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £12.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.93 £43.10 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £27.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-10.90% +12.24%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +25 5 £475 +63.79%
Glasgow +6 5 £400 +128.57%
Aberdeen - 1 £313 -
Stirling - 1 £330 -
Publishing
UK

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 9 (34.62%) Windows
1 9 (34.62%) SCCM
2 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 7 (26.92%) Finance
3 7 (26.92%) CMS
3 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (23.08%) Business Continuity
4 6 (23.08%) VBScript
4 6 (23.08%) Symantec
4 6 (23.08%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (23.08%) BCP
4 6 (23.08%) C#
4 6 (23.08%) Business Continuity Planning
5 5 (19.23%) Linux
5 5 (19.23%) Migration
5 5 (19.23%) Content Management
5 5 (19.23%) RESTful
6 4 (15.38%) BDD
6 4 (15.38%) Project Management
6 4 (15.38%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
7 3 (11.54%) InstallShield
7 3 (11.54%) AdminStudio
7 3 (11.54%) Firewall
7 3 (11.54%) Workflow
7 3 (11.54%) HTML
7 3 (11.54%) Java
7 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
7 3 (11.54%) PHP

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 (26.92%) CMS
2 2 (7.69%) Apache
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) HTTP
2 2 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) AdminStudio
1 3 (11.54%) InstallShield
2 2 (7.69%) Xcode
3 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.85%) Selenium
3 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
2 3 (11.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Applications Packager
3 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Security Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Security Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Wintel Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Content Editor
4 2 (7.69%) Digital Developer
4 2 (7.69%) iOS Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Software Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) WordPress Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Design Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Junior
5 1 (3.85%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) RESTful
2 3 (11.54%) CSS
2 3 (11.54%) CSS3
2 3 (11.54%) HTML
2 3 (11.54%) REST
2 3 (11.54%) Spring
2 3 (11.54%) Web Services
3 2 (7.69%) Ajax
3 2 (7.69%) Cocoa
3 2 (7.69%) JMS
3 2 (7.69%) jQuery
3 2 (7.69%) XSLT
4 1 (3.85%) DOM
4 1 (3.85%) HTML5
4 1 (3.85%) JSON
4 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 2 (7.69%) iPad
1 2 (7.69%) iPhone
1 2 (7.69%) User Experience
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Linux
3 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
4 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) BCP
2 6 (23.08%) Business Continuity
2 6 (23.08%) Business Continuity Planning
3 5 (19.23%) Content Management
3 5 (19.23%) Migration
4 4 (15.38%) BDD
4 4 (15.38%) Project Management
5 3 (11.54%) High Availability
5 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
5 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.54%) TDD
5 3 (11.54%) Workflow
6 2 (7.69%) Application Packaging
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.69%) OO
6 2 (7.69%) OOD
6 2 (7.69%) Service Management
6 2 (7.69%) SOA
6 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 6 (23.08%) C#
2 6 (23.08%) VBScript
3 3 (11.54%) Java
3 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.54%) PHP
4 2 (7.69%) Apple Swift
4 2 (7.69%) Objective-C
4 2 (7.69%) SQL
4 2 (7.69%) XPath
4 2 (7.69%) XQuery
5 1 (3.85%) AppleScript
5 1 (3.85%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) CISSP
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.85%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) SCCM
2 6 (23.08%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Symantec
2 2 (7.69%) Apple
3 1 (3.85%) Adobe
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) VMware