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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Publishing
Rank 120 120 98
Rank change year-on-year
0 -22
Contract jobs citing Publishing 10 2 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.39% 0.074% 0.71%
As % of the General category 0.87% 0.16% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 11
Average daily rate £450 £167 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+169.46% -50.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £21.58 £16.74
% change year-on-year
+131.69% +28.95%
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
1147 1235 902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 44.96% 45.76% 39.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 648 434
Average daily rate £408 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 13
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% +48.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.85 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £34.75 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

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
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 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Glasgow +11 5 £175 +4.79% 2
Edinburgh - 4 £450 -
Stirling - 1 £450 -
Publishing
UK

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 5 (29.41%) Content Management
1 5 (29.41%) Process Improvement
2 4 (23.53%) User Experience
2 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
2 4 (23.53%) CMS
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) C#
2 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) Web Services
2 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
3 3 (17.65%) CSS
3 3 (17.65%) MVC
3 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 3 (17.65%) OOP
3 3 (17.65%) OO
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) HTML
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (17.65%) VLE
3 3 (17.65%) LINQ
3 3 (17.65%) JSON
3 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (17.65%) AngularJS

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 4 (23.53%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.88%) YouTrack
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Process Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Author
3 2 (11.76%) Business Process Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Author
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Writer
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Security Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Security Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
1 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
1 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
1 4 (23.53%) Web Services
2 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (17.65%) CSS
2 3 (17.65%) CSS3
2 3 (17.65%) Entity Framework
2 3 (17.65%) HTML
2 3 (17.65%) HTML5
2 3 (17.65%) jQuery
2 3 (17.65%) JSON
2 3 (17.65%) LINQ
2 3 (17.65%) RESTful
2 3 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (5.88%) Kendo UI
4 1 (5.88%) XML
4 1 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) User Experience
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) VLE
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Content Management
1 5 (29.41%) Process Improvement
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) MVC
3 3 (17.65%) OO
3 3 (17.65%) OOP
3 3 (17.65%) Process Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.76%) Information Security
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) Front End Development
5 1 (5.88%) Open Source
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) System Testing
5 1 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe
2 1 (5.88%) Telerik
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