The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the Woking 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 Woking 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 20 8 19
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Contract jobs citing Publishing 8 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 9.09% 6.82% 4.76%
As % of the General category 38.10% 14.29% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 4
Average daily rate £420 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £363 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £387 £560
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
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
21 21 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 23.86% 47.73% 44.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 26
Average daily rate £420 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £352 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £39.00 £6.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+500.00% -79.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Publishing
Surrey

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in Woking

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 14 (87.50%) Scrum
2 10 (62.50%) XML
3 8 (50.00%) .NET
4 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
4 7 (43.75%) Legal
4 7 (43.75%) WPF
5 6 (37.50%) WCF
5 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
5 6 (37.50%) C#
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 5 (31.25%) XSLT
6 5 (31.25%) Law
7 4 (25.00%) LINQ
7 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (18.75%) Windows
8 3 (18.75%) Web Services
8 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
8 3 (18.75%) Python
8 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
8 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 3 (18.75%) ISEB
8 3 (18.75%) BDD
8 3 (18.75%) Content Management
9 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
9 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
9 2 (12.50%) QA

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
2 6 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.25%) Axure RP
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 7 (43.75%) Legal
2 5 (31.25%) Law
3 1 (6.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) ScrumMaster
2 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) C# Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) .NET Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Agile .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Agile C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) QA Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Coach
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) XML
2 8 (50.00%) .NET
3 7 (43.75%) WPF
4 6 (37.50%) WCF
5 5 (31.25%) XSLT
6 4 (25.00%) LINQ
7 3 (18.75%) Web Services
7 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
8 2 (12.50%) SOAP
8 2 (12.50%) REST
9 1 (6.25%) Silverlight
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Scrum
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (18.75%) BDD
4 3 (18.75%) Content Management
5 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) User Stories
6 1 (6.25%) UML
6 1 (6.25%) Validation
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (18.75%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ISEB
2 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Mercator
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