Period
to 8 December 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Publishing over the 6 months to 8 December 2021 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
England > East of England
6 months to
8 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 129 89 153
Rank change year-on-year -40 +64 +15
Contract jobs citing Publishing 12 4 17
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.47% 0.30% 0.45%
As % of the General category 0.87% 0.64% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 9
10th Percentile £150 £464 £306
25th Percentile £413 £466 £360
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £488 £400
Median % change year-on-year +2.56% +21.88% +81.82%
75th Percentile £509 £509 £488
90th Percentile £538 £511 £490
England median daily rate £500 £449 £430
% change year-on-year +11.42% +4.36% -4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 - -
England median hourly rate £23.60 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year -14.18% -7.56% +0.29%

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 the East of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,387 628 1,854
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 53.89% 46.76% 49.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 681 344 1,095
10th Percentile £138 £175 £193
25th Percentile £285 £285 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £400 £425
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -2.86%
75th Percentile £540 £500 £525
90th Percentile £630 £575 £600
England median daily rate £525 £485 £475
% change year-on-year +8.25% +2.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 303 94 149
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.00 £10.75
25th Percentile £12.50 £14.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate £13.50 £29.75 £16.50
Median % change year-on-year -54.62% +80.30% -2.94%
75th Percentile £21.00 £47.44 £33.00
90th Percentile £48.95 £50.00 £49.00
England median hourly rate £19.20 £23.59 £18.70
% change year-on-year -18.61% +26.15% +2.28%

Publishing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Publishing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Publishing in the East of England

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Publishing in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Publishing in the East of England

Publishing
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Publishing in the East of England over the 6 months to 8 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Publishing in the East of England

Publishing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Publishing in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for Publishing in the East of England

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the East of England region over the 6 months to 8 December 2021. 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
Cambridgeshire -21 6 £500 +2.56% 7
Hertfordshire - 5 £150 - 2
Bedfordshire - 1 £500 -
Publishing
England

For the 6 months to 8 December 2021, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 6 (50.00%) Adobe
2 5 (41.67%) C
2 5 (41.67%) C++
2 5 (41.67%) XML
2 5 (41.67%) XSLT
2 5 (41.67%) Python
2 5 (41.67%) FrameMaker
2 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (41.67%) Computer Architecture
2 5 (41.67%) DevOps
2 5 (41.67%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (41.67%) Gerrit
2 5 (41.67%) Presentation Skills
3 4 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 2 (16.67%) Social Skills
5 1 (8.33%) Tableau
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) OneTrust
5 1 (8.33%) Google Data Studio

Publishing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Applications
1 5 (41.67%) FrameMaker
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) GCP
1 1 (8.33%) Google Analytics
1 1 (8.33%) Google Data Studio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) BigQuery
1 1 (8.33%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Gerrit
1 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (41.67%) Presentation Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Social Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Organisational Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Project Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Python Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Python Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Web Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Project Support Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Web Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) XML
1 5 (41.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Architecture
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
1 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (41.67%) DevOps
1 5 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
1 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Contract Management
4 1 (8.33%) Decision-Making
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C
1 5 (41.67%) C++
1 5 (41.67%) Python
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) Ensighten
2 1 (8.33%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) OneTrust