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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 110 107 103
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs citing Publishing 12 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.47% 0.58% 0.83%
As % of the General category 1.57% 1.74% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 11
Average daily rate
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£350 £425 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +12.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £380 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £525 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £306
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +18.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.72 £25.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-37.76% +102.00%
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
766 746 940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 30.00% 33.44% 37.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 447 520
Average daily rate £375 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 25
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.78 £19.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.46%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
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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 -17 3 £300 -29.41% 10
East Yorkshire - 2 £350 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £350 -
North Yorkshire -5 1 £275 -15.38%
Publishing
England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 7 (46.67%) Migration
2 6 (40.00%) ISO 9001
2 6 (40.00%) Project Planning
2 6 (40.00%) Kindle
2 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Degree
4 3 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
5 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) C#
5 2 (13.33%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) .NET
5 2 (13.33%) MS Office
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) Adobe
5 2 (13.33%) PMI
5 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
5 2 (13.33%) JSR 170
5 2 (13.33%) Workflow
6 1 (6.67%) Social Media
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (6.67%) Blog
6 1 (6.67%) WPF
6 1 (6.67%) Release Management
6 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Intranet
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Business Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) VB Developer
4 1 (6.67%) VB6 Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Communications Officer
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 8 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) JSR 170
2 1 (6.67%) WPF
2 1 (6.67%) WinRT
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Kindle
2 2 (13.33%) PMI
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Blog
3 1 (6.67%) Social Media
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Phone 8
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Migration
2 6 (40.00%) Project Planning
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Workflow
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
5 1 (6.67%) SEO
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security
5 1 (6.67%) Release Management
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
5 1 (6.67%) Document Management
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VB
2 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (6.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Adobe
2 1 (6.67%) Sybase