Period
to 23 April 2019

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 23 April 2019 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
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 105 122 104
Rank change year-on-year +17 -18 +26
Contract jobs citing Publishing 17 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.70% 0.29% 0.38%
As % of the General category 1.37% 0.57% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 3
Edinburgh median daily rate £300 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £213 £160 £377
90th Percentile £475 £468 £555
Scotland median daily rate £363 £325 £400
% change year-on-year +11.69% -18.75% -11.11%
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 1,243 1,398 857
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 51.38% 49.82% 46.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 648 758 529
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £306 £313 £282
90th Percentile £575 £575 £563
Scotland median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 5
Edinburgh median hourly rate £42.50 £16.68 £47.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +154.80% -64.68% +52.35%
10th Percentile £16.10 £10.25 £18.30
90th Percentile £46.00 £119.95 £52.17
Scotland median hourly rate £19.50 £16.68 £36.75
% change year-on-year +16.91% -54.61% -8.13%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Publishing in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 23 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 23 April 2019, 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 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Usability Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Google Analytics
3 4 (23.53%) Information Architecture
3 4 (23.53%) Google
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) CMS
3 4 (23.53%) Analytics
4 3 (17.65%) HTML
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) CSS
4 3 (17.65%) Python
4 3 (17.65%) Open Source
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
4 3 (17.65%) Web Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
5 2 (11.76%) Web Usability
5 2 (11.76%) Android
5 2 (11.76%) Degree
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (11.76%) Social Media
5 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
5 2 (11.76%) C#
5 2 (11.76%) Marketing
5 2 (11.76%) Content Management
5 2 (11.76%) Information Management
5 2 (11.76%) Xamarin
5 2 (11.76%) User Stories

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 4 (23.53%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Google Analytics
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Content Designer
1 11 (64.71%) Designer
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Python Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Xamarin Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Xamarin Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Content Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Writer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Content Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) CSS
1 3 (17.65%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
1 2 (11.76%) Social Media
1 2 (11.76%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Android
1 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Usability Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Analytics
3 4 (23.53%) Information Architecture
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Open Source
4 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
4 3 (17.65%) Web Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Content Management
5 2 (11.76%) Information Management
5 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.76%) User Stories
5 2 (11.76%) Web Usability
6 1 (5.88%) Content Strategy
6 1 (5.88%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (5.88%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
1 3 (17.65%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Google
2 2 (11.76%) Xamarin