The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Publishing
Rank 109 95 89
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Contract jobs citing Publishing 6 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.30% 0.57% 0.71%
As % of the General category 0.84% 1.54% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 5
Average daily rate £300 £320 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -10.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £21.58 £16.74
% change year-on-year
+131.69% +28.95%
Publishing
Yorkshire

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

General Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
717 649 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.27% 36.75% 36.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 504 458 365
Average daily rate £388 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 4
Average hourly rate £19.18 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.84% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 £16.74 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £36.00 £113.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 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
Leeds -10 5 £300 -6.25% 6
Bradford +1 1 - -
Publishing
Yorkshire

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 25 (96.15%) Business Intelligence
1 25 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (96.15%) Analytics
2 24 (92.31%) .NET
3 15 (57.69%) TDD
3 15 (57.69%) MVC
4 11 (42.31%) DevOps
5 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
5 8 (30.77%) C#
5 8 (30.77%) SOLID
5 8 (30.77%) Test Scripting
5 8 (30.77%) ISTQB
6 7 (26.92%) Selenium
6 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
6 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
6 7 (26.92%) OOD
6 7 (26.92%) HP UFT
7 6 (23.08%) LoadRunner
7 6 (23.08%) HP
7 6 (23.08%) ISEB
7 6 (23.08%) Load Testing
7 6 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (3.85%) JIRA
8 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (3.85%) ITIL
8 1 (3.85%) Trend Analysis
8 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
8 1 (3.85%) Marketing
8 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) HP UFT
1 7 (26.92%) Selenium
2 6 (23.08%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 8 (30.77%) Architect
3 8 (30.77%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (30.77%) Test Analyst
4 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 7 (26.92%) Lead Developer
4 7 (26.92%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 6 (23.08%) Agile Test Analyst
5 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Developer
5 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
5 6 (23.08%) Web Analyst
5 6 (23.08%) Web Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Problem Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (92.31%) .NET
2 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (96.15%) Analytics
1 25 (96.15%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (57.69%) MVC
2 15 (57.69%) TDD
3 11 (42.31%) DevOps
4 8 (30.77%) SOLID
4 8 (30.77%) Test Scripting
5 7 (26.92%) OOD
6 6 (23.08%) Load Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Functional Testing
7 1 (3.85%) ITIL
7 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.85%) Product Management
7 1 (3.85%) Product Marketing
7 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) ISTQB
2 6 (23.08%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) HP