The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Publishing
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Publishing 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.46% - -
As % of the General category 5.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £381
% change year-on-year -6.66% -1.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year -16.66% -17.24%  

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Staffordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 38 41 46
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 27.74% 26.11% 26.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 29 29
Median daily rate £413 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.85% -15.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £490 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

Publishing
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Publishing in Staffordshire

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Lichfield - 1 £450 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 - -
Publishing
West Midlands

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

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

1 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 4 (66.67%) Information Management
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (66.67%) Information Exploitation
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) C
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) SAS
5 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Games
5 1 (16.67%) Xcode
5 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (16.67%) Android Development
5 1 (16.67%) Android Studio
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Apple Swift
5 1 (16.67%) CocoaPods
5 1 (16.67%) Power BI
5 1 (16.67%) Material Design
5 1 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Android

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (16.67%) SAS
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Android Studio
1 1 (16.67%) CocoaPods
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Gradle
1 1 (16.67%) Xcode
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Android Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Report Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Reporting Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Material Design
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Information Exploitation
1 4 (66.67%) Information Management
2 1 (16.67%) Android Development
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
2 1 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
2 1 (16.67%) Apple Swift
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft