Period
to 17 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Publishing over the 6 months to 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Publishing
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 86 103
Rank change year-on-year -5 +17 +5
Contract jobs citing Publishing 4 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.30% 0.16% 0.78%
As % of the General category 0.88% 0.32% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 9
Cheshire median daily rate - £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38% +106.35%
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - £21.50

Publishing is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 453 622 655
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 33.88% 51.11% 36.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 433 449
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £413 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -1.79% +5.00%
10th Percentile £280 £276 £255
90th Percentile £537 £515 £575
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 25 24
Cheshire median hourly rate £14.50 £18.68 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.38% +33.43% -49.09%
10th Percentile £13.45 £13.00 £13.25
90th Percentile £41.50 £34.20 £35.50
North West median hourly rate £23.15 £23.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year +0.65% -15.60% -22.14%

Publishing
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Publishing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Publishing in Cheshire

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Publishing in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Publishing in Cheshire

Publishing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Publishing in Cheshire

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 17 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 3 - -
Crewe - 1 - -
Publishing
North West

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Publishing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) Dell
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) Node.js
1 3 (75.00%) Boomi
1 3 (75.00%) AtomSphere
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Microservices
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) DBS Check

Publishing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) AtomSphere
1 3 (75.00%) Boomi
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Content Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Content Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Node.js
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (50.00%) Microservices
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Dell