Period
to 31 July 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Publishing over the 6 months to 31 July 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
31 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 103 67 106
Rank change year-on-year -36 +39 +17
Contract jobs citing Publishing 17 3 14
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.91% 0.35% 0.60%
As % of the General category 1.31% 0.54% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 11
10th Percentile £258 £150 £263
25th Percentile £259 £192 £281
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £285 £263 £500
Median % change year-on-year +8.57% -47.50% +132.56%
75th Percentile £323 £332 £550
90th Percentile £351 £373 "
Scotland median daily rate £283 £245 £375
% change year-on-year +15.31% -34.67% +45.63%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,299 560 1,588
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 69.88% 65.57% 68.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 884 306 801
10th Percentile £213 £176 £269
25th Percentile £363 £321 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £438 £450 £438
Median % change year-on-year -2.78% +2.86% +6.06%
75th Percentile £525 £519 £538
90th Percentile £588 £618 £588
Scotland median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 10
10th Percentile £17.50 " £11.01
25th Percentile £26.55 £12.13 £12.81
Median hourly rate £51.44 £14.63 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year +251.73% -16.43% +34.62%
75th Percentile £62.02 £25.31 £22.19
90th Percentile £63.79 £40.28 £38.73
Scotland median hourly rate £15.86 £20.00 £17.90
% change year-on-year -20.70% +11.73% +19.33%

Publishing
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Publishing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Publishing in Edinburgh

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Publishing in Edinburgh.

Daily rate trend for Publishing in Edinburgh

Publishing
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Publishing in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 31 July 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Publishing in Edinburgh

Publishing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Publishing in Edinburgh.

Hourly rate trend for Publishing in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 12 (70.59%) Public Sector
1 12 (70.59%) User Research
2 4 (23.53%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (17.65%) User Stories
3 3 (17.65%) CMS
3 3 (17.65%) Content Management
3 3 (17.65%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (17.65%) Content Strategy
4 2 (11.76%) Prototyping
4 2 (11.76%) Blog
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Service Design
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.88%) User Experience
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.88%) Intranet
5 1 (5.88%) Umbraco
5 1 (5.88%) Content Writing
5 1 (5.88%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
5 1 (5.88%) Content Development
5 1 (5.88%) Social Skills
5 1 (5.88%) Legacy Systems

Publishing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Intranet
General
1 12 (70.59%) Public Sector
2 1 (5.88%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Content Designer
1 15 (88.24%) Designer
2 6 (35.29%) Senior Content Designer
2 6 (35.29%) Senior Designer
3 1 (5.88%) Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Technical Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Blog
2 1 (5.88%) Legacy Systems
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) User Research
2 3 (17.65%) Content Management
2 3 (17.65%) Content Strategy
2 3 (17.65%) User Stories
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Prototyping
3 2 (11.76%) Service Design
4 1 (5.88%) Content Development
4 1 (5.88%) Content Writing
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) Disclosure Scotland