Period
to 21 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in contract job vacancies advertised in Essex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Publishing over the 6 months to 21 January 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
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 79 77
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 +6
Contract jobs citing Publishing 11 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.65% 0.63% 0.72%
As % of the General category 3.94% 1.68% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 4
Essex median daily rate £350 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +9.59% +39.05%
10th Percentile £308 £400 £352
90th Percentile £413 £400 £479
East of England median daily rate £350 £400 £370
% change year-on-year -12.50% +8.11% +31.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Essex median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -30.43% -33.33%
East of England median hourly rate £22.50 £16.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +40.63% -30.43% -33.33%

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 Essex with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 279 298 488
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 41.77% 37.39% 43.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 195 248
Essex median daily rate £513 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.43% -4.11% -8.75%
10th Percentile £309 £216 £229
90th Percentile £619 £525 £500
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 46 74
Essex median hourly rate £39.75 £36.00 £32.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.42% +11.63% +57.32%
10th Percentile £20.00 £15.88 £15.75
90th Percentile £63.75 £45.88 £45.18
East of England median hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year +22.95% +16.19% +10.53%

Publishing
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Publishing in Essex

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Publishing in Essex

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Publishing in Essex over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Publishing in Essex

Publishing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Publishing in Essex

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the Essex region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. 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
Chelmsford - 4 £350 -
Colchester +3 1 - - 2
Basildon - 1 £450 -
Brentwood - 1 £300 -
Publishing
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Publishing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 7 (63.64%) HTML
1 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Legal
2 6 (54.55%) Google
2 6 (54.55%) Google Analytics
2 6 (54.55%) Analytics
3 4 (36.36%) User Stories
3 4 (36.36%) SEO
4 3 (27.27%) CMS
4 3 (27.27%) SOAP
4 3 (27.27%) Adobe
4 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) REST
4 3 (27.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Spring
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (9.09%) Spring Boot
6 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (9.09%) EclipseLink
6 1 (9.09%) Spring Cloud
6 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
6 1 (9.09%) Maven
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) Ajax
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum

Publishing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
2 3 (27.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (27.27%) CMS
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Google Analytics
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Ant
1 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) JUnit
1 1 (9.09%) Maven
General
1 6 (54.55%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Automotive
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Content Designer
1 6 (54.55%) Designer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Content Designer
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) CMS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) REST
2 3 (27.27%) SOAP
2 3 (27.27%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) Spring
4 1 (9.09%) Ajax
4 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 1 (9.09%) Java SE
4 1 (9.09%) JAX-RS
4 1 (9.09%) JAX-WS
4 1 (9.09%) JPA
4 1 (9.09%) JSR 170
4 1 (9.09%) Kafka
4 1 (9.09%) OAuth
4 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (9.09%) RESTful
4 1 (9.09%) Spring MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Struts
4 1 (9.09%) XHTML
4 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Analytics
3 4 (36.36%) SEO
3 4 (36.36%) User Stories
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
6 1 (9.09%) B2B
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) MVC
6 1 (9.09%) Online Security
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) Telematics
6 1 (9.09%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Google
2 3 (27.27%) Adobe
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow