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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Publishing
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Publishing 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.13% - -
As % of the General category 8.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.75 £50.00 £20.79
% change year-on-year
-66.50% +140.50%

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
50 31 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 26.60% 23.31% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 21 15
Median daily rate £350 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £538 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £16.42 £8.89 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.64% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.69% +32.00%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Publishing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 17 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
Lichfield - 3 £475 - 1
Stafford - 1 - -
Publishing
West Midlands

Publishing
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 17 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Information Management
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
1 3 (50.00%) Android
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (50.00%) Android Development
1 3 (50.00%) Android Studio
1 3 (50.00%) Information Exploitation
2 2 (33.33%) Apple Swift
2 2 (33.33%) CocoaPods
2 2 (33.33%) Material Design
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (33.33%) Gradle
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) Xcode
2 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Games
3 1 (16.67%) C

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Android Studio
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) CocoaPods
2 2 (33.33%) Gradle
2 2 (33.33%) Xcode
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Android Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Material Design
1 2 (33.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Android Development
1 3 (50.00%) Information Exploitation
1 3 (50.00%) Information Management
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Apple Swift
2 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft