The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 100 102
Rank change year-on-year +17 +2  
Contract jobs citing Publishing 7 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.65% 0.73% 0.33%
As % of the General category 2.31% 2.50% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 5
Median daily rate £350 £555 £128
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.93% +334.08%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £600 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £408 £388
% change year-on-year +2.14% +5.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year -3.22% -53.03%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 303 440 414
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 28.00% 29.29% 27.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 308 299
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -27.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.18 £12.05 £13.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £123.35 £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.38 £22.67
% change year-on-year +23.07% +7.54%  

Publishing
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Publishing in Leeds

Publishing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Publishing in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Analytics
2 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (40.00%) .NET
3 6 (40.00%) OO
3 6 (40.00%) DevOps
3 6 (40.00%) User Experience
4 5 (33.33%) SOLID
4 5 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 5 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 5 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 5 (33.33%) MVC
4 5 (33.33%) SEO
4 5 (33.33%) Legal
4 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 5 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (20.00%) Social Media
6 2 (13.33%) Finance
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
7 1 (6.67%) Cocoa
7 1 (6.67%) Xcode
7 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
7 1 (6.67%) VMware
7 1 (6.67%) CMS
7 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.67%) Management Information System

Publishing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (6.67%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
1 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
1 1 (6.67%) Xcode
General
1 5 (33.33%) Legal
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Content Designer
2 5 (33.33%) Designer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Content Editor
4 1 (6.67%) Copywriter
4 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Designer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Portal Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Web Content Editor
4 1 (6.67%) Web Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (6.67%) Cocoa
3 1 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) User Experience
2 3 (20.00%) Social Media
3 1 (6.67%) iPad
3 1 (6.67%) iPhone
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Analytics
2 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (40.00%) DevOps
3 6 (40.00%) OO
4 5 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 5 (33.33%) MVC
4 5 (33.33%) SEO
4 5 (33.33%) SOLID
4 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (33.33%) Web Application Development
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Coaching
6 1 (6.67%) Content Management
6 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) OOD
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.67%) TDD
6 1 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) C
2 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (6.67%) vCenter Server
1 1 (6.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Apple
1 1 (6.67%) HP
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Progress
1 1 (6.67%) VMware