The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in contract job vacancies advertised in Woking. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 23 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
Surrey / Woking
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 11 3
Rank change year-on-year +3 -8  
Contract jobs citing Publishing 7 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Woking 8.75% 5.56% 16.07%
As % of the General category 22.58% 27.27% 36.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 9
Median daily rate £350 £265 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.07% -1.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £248 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £265 £284
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +4.06% +5.26%  
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 Woking with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Woking
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 31 11 25
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Woking 38.75% 20.37% 44.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 6 15
Median daily rate £363 £265 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.79% -1.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £261 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £432 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
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 Woking

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Woking 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 Woking

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Publishing in Woking

Publishing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Publishing in Woking

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

1 7 (53.85%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) XML
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) MVVM
3 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
3 5 (38.46%) QA
3 5 (38.46%) XSLT
3 5 (38.46%) Internet
4 4 (30.77%) Python
4 4 (30.77%) Legal
4 4 (30.77%) Content Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
5 3 (23.08%) OO
5 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
6 2 (15.38%) Pair Programming
6 2 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (15.38%) MarkLogic
6 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 2 (15.38%) JUnit
6 2 (15.38%) XQuery
6 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
7 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
7 1 (7.69%) Gatling
7 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (7.69%) CMS
7 1 (7.69%) Games
7 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 1 (7.69%) Workflow

Publishing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking 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 (7.69%) CMS
1 1 (7.69%) Drupal
1 1 (7.69%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MarkLogic
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) JUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Gatling
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) MSTest
3 1 (7.69%) NUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium
3 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (30.77%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer in Test
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) XML
2 5 (38.46%) XSLT
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) RESTful
3 1 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (7.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (7.69%) Unreal Engine
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) MVVM
2 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
3 4 (30.77%) Content Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) OO
4 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
4 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Pair Programming
5 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
6 1 (7.69%) BDD
6 1 (7.69%) Content Management
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps
6 1 (7.69%) OWASP
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.69%) TDD
6 1 (7.69%) Use Case
6 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) XQuery
4 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Ansible
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft