Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 41 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 - +35
Contract jobs citing Publishing 5 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.94% 1.16% -
As % of the General category 5.88% 4.95% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Staffordshire median daily rate £319 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.88% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £390 £450 £320
% change year-on-year -13.33% +40.63% -6.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £26.75

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 85 101 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 32.95% 23.38% 36.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 71 72
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £259 £231 £251
90th Percentile £450 £550 £449
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Staffordshire median hourly rate £11.18 £12.18 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.21% -1.42% -39.76%
10th Percentile £10.59 £12.09 £8.23
90th Percentile £11.76 £12.26 £16.22
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.50 £16.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +90.63% -43.86% -9.52%

Publishing
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Publishing in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 23 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
Stafford +3 1 £400 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £238 -
Publishing
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 3 (60.00%) Cryptography
1 3 (60.00%) Open Source
1 3 (60.00%) Blockchain
2 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Gradle
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (20.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (20.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) Android Studio
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (20.00%) Power BI
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

Publishing
Co-occurring 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Blockchain
2 1 (20.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Android Studio
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Gradle
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Applications Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Blockchain Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Android Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Cryptography
1 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft