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 3 months to 24 March 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Publishing
North West / Cheshire
Rank - 79 69
Contract jobs citing Publishing 0 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire - 0.51% 0.49%
As % of the General category - 1.30% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £275 £775
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -64.51%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £13.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year -16.66% -17.24%  

Publishing is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 250 384 348
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 46.55% 39.55% 42.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 259 204
Median daily rate £400 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £259 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 31
Median hourly rate £21.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.57% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.95 £33.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Publishing
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Publishing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Publishing in Cheshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Publishing in Cheshire

Publishing
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Publishing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

Publishing
Top Related 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau