Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 129 108
Rank change year-on-year -1 -21 +24
Contract jobs citing Publishing 9 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.32% 0.34% 0.36%
As % of the General category 0.64% 0.66% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 4
Edinburgh median daily rate £214 £525 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -59.29% +13.51% +40.15%
10th Percentile £190 £380 £382
90th Percentile £323 £538 £538
Scotland median daily rate £253 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -49.50% +25.00% +29.03%
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 1,414 1,519 842
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 49.79% 51.70% 43.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 650 802 489
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £307 £290 £295
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate £42.50 £16.86 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +152.08% -39.24% +52.05%
10th Percentile £24.75 £10.93 £19.35
90th Percentile £44.27 £28.00 £48.59
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +1.59%

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 17 December 2018.

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 17 December 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 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Project Management
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Project Management
4 4 (44.44%) Web Usability
5 3 (33.33%) Social Media
5 3 (33.33%) Marketing
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) CMS
6 2 (22.22%) Usability Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Content Management
7 1 (11.11%) SEO
7 1 (11.11%) Workflow
7 1 (11.11%) Finance
7 1 (11.11%) Migration
7 1 (11.11%) Content Development
7 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 1 (11.11%) Decision-Making
7 1 (11.11%) User-Centered Design (UCD)

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 2 (22.22%) CMS
General
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Content Designer
1 8 (88.89%) Designer
2 2 (22.22%) Web Content Designer
2 2 (22.22%) Web Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Project Management
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Project Management
4 4 (44.44%) Web Usability
5 2 (22.22%) Content Management
5 2 (22.22%) Usability Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Content Development
6 1 (11.11%) Decision-Making
6 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (11.11%) Migration
6 1 (11.11%) SEO
6 1 (11.11%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree