The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Surrey region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 83 69 86
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +17
Contract jobs citing Publishing 14 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.94% 1.48% 1.06%
As % of the General category 2.56% 3.75% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 16
Average daily rate £363 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £217 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £440 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.97 £15.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+4.72% -7.57%
General Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
547 507 491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 36.64% 39.52% 28.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 229 287
Average daily rate £375 £375 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 32
Average hourly rate £51.00 £35.00 £34.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.71% +0.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £13.90 £13.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.80 £51.30 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Publishing
South East

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Publishing
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Publishing across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Publishing Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Publishing across the Surrey region.

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Woking -12 8 £420 +12.00% 2
Guildford -2 1 £250 - 1
Redhill - - - -
Staines - - - -
Egham - - - -
Publishing
South East

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 22 (53.66%) XML
2 18 (43.90%) Scrum
3 16 (39.02%) XSLT
4 14 (34.15%) Internet
5 13 (31.71%) Python
6 10 (24.39%) XQuery
7 9 (21.95%) .NET
7 9 (21.95%) Legal
7 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (21.95%) WPF
8 8 (19.51%) Content Management
8 8 (19.51%) Visual Studio
9 7 (17.07%) C#
9 7 (17.07%) PRINCE2
9 7 (17.07%) WCF
9 7 (17.07%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
10 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
11 5 (12.20%) Web Services
11 5 (12.20%) Windows
11 5 (12.20%) Law
11 5 (12.20%) QA
12 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
12 4 (9.76%) LINQ
12 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (9.76%) ISEB
12 4 (9.76%) SOAP
12 4 (9.76%) HTML
12 4 (9.76%) Social Media
12 4 (9.76%) BDD

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 1 (2.44%) Lync
1 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.44%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Photoshop
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.32%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (7.32%) InDesign
1 3 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.88%) Fireworks
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
2 2 (4.88%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Visual Studio
2 7 (17.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.32%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (4.88%) Axure RP
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (2.44%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (2.44%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 9 (21.95%) Legal
2 5 (12.20%) Law
3 3 (7.32%) Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) Electronics
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (19.51%) Developer
2 7 (17.07%) ScrumMaster
3 5 (12.20%) Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Designer
4 4 (9.76%) .NET Developer
4 4 (9.76%) C# Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Test Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Test Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Software Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (7.32%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Graphic Designer
5 3 (7.32%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) QA Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Agile Test Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Agile .NET Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (53.66%) XML
2 16 (39.02%) XSLT
3 9 (21.95%) .NET
3 9 (21.95%) WPF
4 7 (17.07%) WCF
5 5 (12.20%) Web Services
6 4 (9.76%) LINQ
6 4 (9.76%) SOAP
6 4 (9.76%) HTML
7 3 (7.32%) REST
7 3 (7.32%) CSS3
7 3 (7.32%) HTML5
7 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
7 3 (7.32%) CSS
8 2 (4.88%) Silverlight
8 2 (4.88%) Flash
9 1 (2.44%) JSP
9 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
9 1 (2.44%) Spring
9 1 (2.44%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Social Media
2 2 (4.88%) Graphic Design
2 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.44%) New Media
3 1 (2.44%) Open Source
3 1 (2.44%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.44%) Windows NT
3 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.44%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) Scrum
2 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (19.51%) Content Management
4 7 (17.07%) PRINCE2
5 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
5 4 (9.76%) BDD
6 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.32%) Social Media Marketing
6 3 (7.32%) Test Strategy
6 3 (7.32%) Project Management
6 3 (7.32%) Automated Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Use Case
7 2 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Usability Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Online Marketing
7 2 (4.88%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.88%) Validation
7 2 (4.88%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.44%) Change Control
8 1 (2.44%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) Python
2 10 (24.39%) XQuery
3 7 (17.07%) C#
4 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.88%) SQL
5 2 (4.88%) Java
6 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) ISEB
2 3 (7.32%) Degree
3 2 (4.88%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) UAG
1 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) Adobe
3 2 (4.88%) HP
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco
4 1 (2.44%) Mercator
4 1 (2.44%) Citrix
4 1 (2.44%) VMware
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