The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Publishing 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.87% - -
As % of the General category 2.86% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £358 £318
% change year-on-year
-18.88% +12.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+1.61% +3.33%
Publishing
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

General Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
35 22 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 30.43% 18.49% 25.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 24
Average daily rate £325 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £478 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £381 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 £16.69 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.11% -25.00%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Publishing across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Publishing across the Staffordshire region.

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Publishing
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix