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 3 months to 27 April 2017 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
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 - 59
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Publishing 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.49% - 0.20%
As % of the General category 5.04% - 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £375 - £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £400
% change year-on-year -2.66% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -30.23% -  

Publishing is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 119 173 183
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 29.60% 40.71% 35.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 69 113
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £210 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 33 12
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £36.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +84.21% -48.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £33.00 £50.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% +16.66%  

Publishing
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing Publishing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 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 3 months to 27 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester - 5 £375 - 1
Publishing
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, 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 6 (60.00%) ITIL
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) SAP
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) ServiceNow
4 3 (30.00%) Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (20.00%) SAP CO
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Vista
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) SAP FI
5 2 (20.00%) CCA
5 2 (20.00%) SLA
5 2 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (10.00%) Middleware
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement

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:

Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP CO
1 2 (20.00%) SAP FI
1 2 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Service Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Consultant
5 2 (20.00%) Process Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Process Mapping Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Process Mapping Business Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (20.00%) SAP P2P Consultant
5 2 (20.00%) SAP Support
5 2 (20.00%) SAP Support Consultant
5 2 (20.00%) Support Consultant
6 1 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
6 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Specialist
6 1 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Operations Business Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Publishing Business Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) SAP
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) ServiceNow