Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 October 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 118 117
Rank change year-on-year -11 -1 +2
Contract jobs citing Publishing 7 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.24% 0.47% 0.58%
As % of the General category 0.47% 0.89% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 3
Edinburgh median daily rate £203 £413 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.91% -13.16% +43.94%
10th Percentile £152 £157 £378
90th Percentile £225 £538 £538
Scotland median daily rate £209 £488 £388
% change year-on-year -57.18% +25.81% +23.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 1,476 1,463 1,128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 50.22% 52.83% 50.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 659 784 620
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +8.97%
10th Percentile £305 £263 £281
90th Percentile £551 £538 £538
Scotland median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 2
Edinburgh median hourly rate £36.50 £11.50 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +217.39% -58.56% +73.44%
10th Percentile £12.43 £9.85 £21.18
90th Percentile £44.42 £26.25 £38.73
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £28.80 £26.50
% change year-on-year -13.19% +8.68% -11.67%

Publishing
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Publishing in Edinburgh

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Publishing in Edinburgh

Publishing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Publishing in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Web Usability
3 2 (28.57%) XenApp
3 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Software Distribution
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (28.57%) SCCM
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (28.57%) MSI
4 1 (14.29%) Front Office
4 1 (14.29%) SEO
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Fund Management
4 1 (14.29%) Usability Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
4 1 (14.29%) HTML

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:

Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MSI
General
1 1 (14.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Content Designer
1 4 (57.14%) Designer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix Support
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) SCCM Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Web Usability
3 2 (28.57%) Software Distribution
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) Content Development
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
4 1 (14.29%) Fund Management
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) SEO
4 1 (14.29%) Usability Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) XenApp
1 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) VMware