The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Publishing
Rank 139 137 121
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Contract jobs citing Publishing 8 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.27% 0.38% 0.40%
As % of the General category 0.81% 1.17% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 5
Average daily rate £578 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.37% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £272 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £750 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £359
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £21.50 £15.97
% change year-on-year
- +34.62%
Publishing
England

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

General Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
986 943 818
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 33.66% 32.25% 32.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 727 608 556
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £259 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 9
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £9.77 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.70 £40.00 £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.88%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Publishing
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Publishing across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Publishing Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
West Yorkshire +3 8 £578 +44.37% 2
Publishing
England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) Analytics
3 9 (50.00%) .NET
3 9 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (44.44%) HP
5 5 (27.78%) HP UFT
5 5 (27.78%) LoadRunner
5 5 (27.78%) Intranet
5 5 (27.78%) ISEB
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 5 (27.78%) ISTQB
5 5 (27.78%) Selenium
5 5 (27.78%) Load Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
5 5 (27.78%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (22.22%) Office 365
6 4 (22.22%) Twitter
6 4 (22.22%) Social Media
6 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
6 4 (22.22%) Skype for Business
6 4 (22.22%) Video Editing
6 4 (22.22%) e-Learning
6 4 (22.22%) TDD
6 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 4 (22.22%) MVC
6 4 (22.22%) Games
6 4 (22.22%) Adobe
6 4 (22.22%) FTP
6 4 (22.22%) MS Office
6 4 (22.22%) MS Excel

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) Skype for Business
2 2 (11.11%) CMS
3 1 (5.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Drupal
3 1 (5.56%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (5.56%) Foswiki
3 1 (5.56%) Joomla!
3 1 (5.56%) Liferay
3 1 (5.56%) Magnolia
3 1 (5.56%) MediaWiki
3 1 (5.56%) TWiki
3 1 (5.56%) TYPO3
3 1 (5.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) Photoshop
3 1 (5.56%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Intranet
2 4 (22.22%) FTP
3 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
3 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) HP UFT
1 5 (27.78%) LoadRunner
1 5 (27.78%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (22.22%) Games
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Electronics
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Test Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Test Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Web Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Web Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Developer
4 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Product Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
6 1 (5.56%) IT Programme Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Problem Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior IT Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Senior IT Programme Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Product Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) e-Learning
1 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 4 (22.22%) Social Media
1 4 (22.22%) Video Editing
2 3 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
2 3 (16.67%) Learning Management System
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (5.56%) Statistics
3 1 (5.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) Analytics
3 9 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (27.78%) Load Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
5 4 (22.22%) MVC
5 4 (22.22%) TDD
5 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
6 3 (16.67%) DevOps
6 3 (16.67%) OOD
6 3 (16.67%) Open Source
7 1 (5.56%) Content Development
7 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
7 1 (5.56%) Desktop Publishing
7 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (5.56%) ITIL
7 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
7 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) SOLID
7 1 (5.56%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) ISEB
1 5 (27.78%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) HP
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) Adobe
3 4 (22.22%) Apple
3 4 (22.22%) Twitter
4 1 (5.56%) BEA