Period
to 5 December 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Publishing over the 6 months to 5 December 2020 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
England > North West
6 months to
5 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 124 171 194
Rank change year-on-year +47 +23 -7
Contract jobs citing Publishing 3 32 21
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the North West 0.13% 0.59% 0.35%
As % of the General category 0.41% 2.04% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 25 16
Median daily rate £519 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.76% +17.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £444 £313 £104
90th Percentile £578 £583 £525
England median daily rate £443 £432 £450
% change year-on-year +2.55% -4.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £29.33
% change year-on-year - -24.98% +68.24%

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 the North West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 730 1,570 1,929
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 32.09% 29.11% 32.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 952 1,139
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £175 £220 £263
90th Percentile £588 £600 £582
England median daily rate £500 £493 £488
% change year-on-year +1.45% +1.10% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 98 157
Median hourly rate £30.00 £19.25 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.84% -6.10% -5.53%
10th Percentile £14.57 £12.85 £11.95
90th Percentile £56.25 £42.90 £42.50
Median hourly rate £30.85 £22.16 £21.62
% change year-on-year +39.23% +2.51% -3.93%

Publishing
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Publishing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Publishing in the North West

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Publishing in the North West.

Daily rate trend for Publishing in the North West

Publishing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Publishing in the North West.

Hourly rate trend for Publishing in the North West

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the North West region over the 6 months to 5 December 2020. 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
Manchester +27 1 £575 +43.75%
Merseyside +27 1 - - 4
Cheshire +21 1 £463 +19.35% 2
Publishing
England

For the 6 months to 5 December 2020, 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 North West region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (33.33%) MSI
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow Management
2 1 (33.33%) Taxonomies
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Software Packaging
2 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Azure
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS

Publishing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Azure
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MSI
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Packager
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Packager
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Content Manager
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) MSI Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Taxonomies
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (33.33%) Content Development
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Decision-Making
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Gathering
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) VMware