The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 27 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 136 120
Rank change year-on-year +35 -16  
Contract jobs citing Publishing 12 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.55% 0.37% 0.47%
As % of the General category 1.30% 0.86% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 5
Median daily rate £365 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.66% -7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £300 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £300 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £408 £396
% change year-on-year -1.84% +2.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Scotland with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 924 1282 1601
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 42.11% 43.62% 54.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 695 801
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 25
Median hourly rate £30.00 £9.88 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +203.79% -67.08%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £9.88 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £13.60 £62.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Publishing
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Publishing in Scotland

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Publishing in Scotland over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Publishing in Scotland

Publishing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Publishing in Scotland

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Edinburgh +23 9 £240 - 1
Glasgow - 3 £438 - 1
Publishing
UK

For the 6 months to 27 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) CSS
2 5 (35.71%) Analytics
3 4 (28.57%) Digital Analytics
3 4 (28.57%) UserZoom
3 4 (28.57%) SessionCam
3 4 (28.57%) A/B Testing
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (28.57%) Google Analytics
3 4 (28.57%) Google
3 4 (28.57%) ClickTale
4 3 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (21.43%) Tableau
4 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
4 3 (21.43%) Service Management
4 3 (21.43%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
4 3 (21.43%) Google Tag Manager
5 2 (14.29%) User Experience
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement Process
5 2 (14.29%) Content Management
5 2 (14.29%) CMS
5 2 (14.29%) Windows
5 2 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Regular Expression
6 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
6 1 (7.14%) Marketing
6 1 (7.14%) WebSphere

Publishing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (28.57%) UserZoom
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Google Analytics
2 3 (21.43%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Digital Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) IT Trainer
2 3 (21.43%) Trainer
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Digital Analytics Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Google Analytics Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Author
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Change Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Content Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Product Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Content Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Author
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Writer
4 1 (7.14%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) CSS
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) J2EE
2 1 (7.14%) Regular Expression
2 1 (7.14%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Graphic Design
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Analytics
3 4 (28.57%) A/B Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Digital Analytics
4 3 (21.43%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
4 3 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (21.43%) Service Management
4 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
5 2 (14.29%) Content Management
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement Process
6 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
6 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile First
6 1 (7.14%) MVC
6 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.14%) Service Design
6 1 (7.14%) Tag Management
6 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CISSP
1 1 (7.14%) SANS
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) ClickTale
1 4 (28.57%) Google
2 3 (21.43%) Tableau
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec
3 1 (7.14%) Xamarin