Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 159 185
Rank change year-on-year +13 +26 -22
Contract jobs citing Publishing 35 25 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.69% 0.58% 0.31%
As % of the General category 1.59% 1.56% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 15
Scotland median daily rate £500 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.03% +29.17% +70.45%
10th Percentile £325 £191 £178
90th Percentile £550 £506 £463
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £19.46 £23.00
% change year-on-year -10.43% -15.39% +21.05%

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 Scotland with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2199 1604 3238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 43.65% 37.18% 52.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1133 881 1560
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £258 £263 £263
90th Percentile £538 £525 £525
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 24 61
Scotland median hourly rate £29.40 £29.25 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.51% -4.10% +35.56%
10th Percentile £11.25 £9.84 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.55 £41.90 £46.00
UK median hourly rate £25.12 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +0.47% - +13.64%

Publishing
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Publishing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Glasgow +4 25 £500 +42.86%
Edinburgh -12 10 £525 +13.51% 1
Publishing
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 23 (65.71%) Finance
2 21 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (57.14%) Linux
4 19 (54.29%) Windows
5 18 (51.43%) HTML
5 18 (51.43%) JavaScript
5 18 (51.43%) Symantec
5 18 (51.43%) Business Continuity
5 18 (51.43%) BCP
5 18 (51.43%) Firewall
5 18 (51.43%) PowerShell
5 18 (51.43%) Business Continuity Planning
6 16 (45.71%) SCCM
7 15 (42.86%) Security Operations
8 11 (31.43%) Task Automation
8 11 (31.43%) IBM
8 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
8 11 (31.43%) HP
8 11 (31.43%) Dell
8 11 (31.43%) Internet
8 11 (31.43%) Python
8 11 (31.43%) Perl
8 11 (31.43%) SQL
8 11 (31.43%) IIS
9 10 (28.57%) Project Management
9 10 (28.57%) Web Development
10 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (25.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (25.71%) CSS

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 11 (31.43%) IIS
2 7 (20.00%) CMS
3 6 (17.14%) Drupal
3 6 (17.14%) nginx
4 5 (14.29%) Apache
5 3 (8.57%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (5.71%) Apache Solr
6 2 (5.71%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 18 (51.43%) Firewall
2 11 (31.43%) Internet
3 4 (11.43%) DNS
4 2 (5.71%) Kerberos
4 2 (5.71%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (65.71%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Electronics
2 6 (17.14%) Manufacturing
3 5 (14.29%) Marketing
3 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Developer
2 6 (17.14%) IT Security Specialist
2 6 (17.14%) Security Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Security Specialist
2 6 (17.14%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Agile Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Drupal Developer
3 5 (14.29%) HTML Developer
3 5 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 5 (14.29%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 5 (14.29%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 5 (14.29%) PostgreSQL Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Symfony Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Designer
5 3 (8.57%) Content Designer
5 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Author
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Content Designer
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (51.43%) HTML
2 9 (25.71%) CSS
3 6 (17.14%) CSS3
3 6 (17.14%) HTML5
3 6 (17.14%) JSON
3 6 (17.14%) Symfony
3 6 (17.14%) Twig
3 6 (17.14%) Web Services
3 6 (17.14%) XML
4 5 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 5 (14.29%) Google Maps API
4 5 (14.29%) Open Graph
4 5 (14.29%) Sass
5 3 (8.57%) HATEOAS
5 3 (8.57%) OAuth2
5 3 (8.57%) React
5 3 (8.57%) REST
6 2 (5.71%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (5.71%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Clustering
1 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (2.86%) Social Media
2 1 (2.86%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 20 (57.14%) Linux
2 19 (54.29%) Windows
3 9 (25.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.57%) DC/OS
4 3 (8.57%) Unix
5 1 (2.86%) Android
5 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (51.43%) BCP
2 18 (51.43%) Business Continuity
2 18 (51.43%) Business Continuity Planning
3 15 (42.86%) Security Operations
4 11 (31.43%) Task Automation
5 10 (28.57%) Project Management
5 10 (28.57%) Web Development
6 9 (25.71%) Data Loss Prevention
7 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (14.29%) Programme Management
7 5 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (14.29%) Web Design
8 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.57%) Domain-Driven Design
8 3 (8.57%) OO
8 3 (8.57%) OOD
8 3 (8.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) JavaScript
1 18 (51.43%) PowerShell
2 11 (31.43%) Perl
2 11 (31.43%) Python
2 11 (31.43%) SQL
3 7 (20.00%) C#
3 7 (20.00%) VBScript
4 6 (17.14%) PHP
5 3 (8.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) BC Cleared
1 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.86%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (45.71%) SCCM
2 9 (25.71%) IBM BigFix
2 9 (25.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (11.43%) EnCase
5 3 (8.57%) Apache Brooklyn
5 3 (8.57%) Kubernetes
5 3 (8.57%) Marathon
5 3 (8.57%) Mesos
6 1 (2.86%) BladeLogic
6 1 (2.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Symantec
2 11 (31.43%) Dell
2 11 (31.43%) HP
2 11 (31.43%) IBM
2 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
3 9 (25.71%) Oracle
4 5 (14.29%) Facebook
4 5 (14.29%) Google
4 5 (14.29%) SAP
4 5 (14.29%) Twitter
5 2 (5.71%) McAfee
5 2 (5.71%) Nuix
6 1 (2.86%) Altiris