The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 25 April 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
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 54 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Contract jobs citing Publishing 12 22 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.16% 3.03% -
As % of the General category 7.41% 17.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 0
Median daily rate £325 £260 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £380 £400
% change year-on-year -3.94% -5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £19.40 £21.50
% change year-on-year -22.68% -9.76%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 162 127 168
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 29.19% 17.47% 28.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 71 116
Median daily rate £415 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.60% -2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £230 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £479 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +4.37% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 11
Median hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.45% +77.41%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £27.50 £9.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.00 £44.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% +16.66%  

Publishing
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Publishing in West Sussex

Publishing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Publishing in West Sussex

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 April 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
Worthing +11 9 £338 +46.73%
Publishing
South East

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 14 (63.64%) Web Application Development
2 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (59.09%) Legal
3 12 (54.55%) User Experience
3 12 (54.55%) Social Media
4 7 (31.82%) Content Management
4 7 (31.82%) Web Usability
4 7 (31.82%) SEO
4 7 (31.82%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
6 3 (13.64%) Content Writing
7 2 (9.09%) Web Services
7 2 (9.09%) Scrum
8 1 (4.55%) CMS

Publishing
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (4.55%) CMS
General
1 13 (59.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Content Designer
1 21 (95.45%) Designer
2 8 (36.36%) Digital Content Designer
2 8 (36.36%) Digital Designer
3 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Publishing Project Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Web Content Designer
3 1 (4.55%) Web Content Writer
3 1 (4.55%) Web Designer
3 1 (4.55%) Web Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Social Media
1 12 (54.55%) User Experience
2 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Web Application Development
2 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (31.82%) Content Management
3 7 (31.82%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 7 (31.82%) SEO
3 7 (31.82%) Web Usability
4 3 (13.64%) Content Writing
5 2 (9.09%) Scrum