The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 25 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
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 56 65
Rank change year-on-year -1 +9  
Contract jobs citing Publishing 1 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.17% 0.40% 0.70%
As % of the General category 0.52% 0.98% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £438 £223
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +96.62%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £380 £400
% change year-on-year -3.94% -5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £19.40 £21.50
% change year-on-year -22.68% -9.76%  

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 191 307 230
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 33.04% 40.99% 32.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 138 102
Median daily rate £400 £425 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +12.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £535 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +4.37% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 8
Median hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +18.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £10.63 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.25 £37.75 £36.50
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 Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Publishing in Hertfordshire

Publishing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Publishing in Hertfordshire

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Watford - 1 - -
Publishing
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) WLAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) FileMaker
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) TOWER Software
1 1 (33.33%) Games
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Animation
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) Groovy
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365

Publishing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Android Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Gradle
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Games
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Android Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Animation
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Android Development
1 1 (33.33%) API Design
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) SOLID
1 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Groovy
1 1 (33.33%) Java
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) TOWER Software